Apr 26

A tutorial creating a stone texture with Photoshop Elements

It is actually very quick and easy to create realistic rock and stone textures in Photoshop Elements. This tutorial is going to show you how to use this effective technique in just a few easy steps, simply by using some cloud renders and the lighting effects filter. This is the stone texture that you will …

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Mar 23

A tutorial creating a Chocolate Easter Egg in Photoshop Elements

In this tutorial you are going to be using Photoshop Elements to create a delicious looking chocolate Easter egg. This is the image you’re going to be making: 1. Create a new file (File > New File) of 800 x 800px with a transparent background. Set the Foreground Color to #4e3429 and select the Paint …

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Mar 13

A tutorial on creating a neon text effect using Photoshop Elements

In this tutorial you are going to be creating bright green neon text effect using an outer glow and a few simple effects. This is the image will creating: 1. Create  a new document (File > New File ) of 600 x 350px with a transparent background. Set the foreground color to black #000000 (press …

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Mar 09

Gingham Pattern

In this tutorial you are going to create a create a quick and easy gingham pattern that can be used as a seamless texture. I’ve made mine a traditional red but you can use whatever color you like. This is the image that you will be creating: So let’s get started! 1. Create a new …

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Feb 28

Emboss Pattern

In this tutorial you are going to create a red emboss style  pattern. The pattern is seamless so can be used as a repeating, tileable background. This is what you are going to be creating: 1. Create a new document (File > New > Blank File) of 150 x 150px with a transparent background. Zoom …

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Feb 27

A Bright Neon Dashed Pattern

In this quick and easy tutorial you are going to create a nice colorful neon pattern using a combination of blend modes and cloud renders. 1.  Create a new document (File > New > Blank File) of 600 x 600px with a transparent background. 2. Select the paint bucket tool and select ‘Pattern Fill’. Go …

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