A Pile of Paper
Our next task is to make a grunge style paper
grunge style - just a corner
In the same way we applied textures to elements in the last course - we can also apply textures to background papers using the layer styles palette.
Stripes My Way
For the last paper we are going to use the pattern fill to make a gingham or checked paper .
Lastly we will make a 2 coloured check pattern with texture-
Lesson 2 - Tying bows and threading ribbons
thread our ribbons through some buckles .
Now you have 2 buckles ready - lets thread some ribbons through them
The second half of this weeks lesson revolves around making knots and bows.
Advanced Element Creation
Lesson 3 - Buttons Beads and Baubles
The first thing we will make is a basic button shape and create a plastic layer style.
There are various ways we can add a "lip" to the edge of the button
If you want to create your own wooden layer style you could take a photograph of some nice wood grain ( your dining table for instance)
Now we will move on to beads and pearls.
Now we have our pearl layer style we can create a string of pearls really easily using the skills in brush making that we learned in the first course.
Lastly we are going to create a nice set of translucent beads .
Advanced Element Creation in Photoshop
Lesson 4- Lets see through it!!
In this the last lesson of this course we are going to look at glass and water styles.
Lets start by creating a basic glass layer style.
We need to create another style for using on dark backgrounds
Here I will show you how to "splash" your page with water
Lets play with our style some more now and create some bubbles
For our final task for this course - lets put together lots of the skills we have learned in both courses to make a metal photo frame with a glass cover.