Transparent Glass Text Effect in Photoshop

Photoshop, Typography | January 15th, 2011 18 Comments

In this Photoshop tutorial, we’re going to use some layer effects to make a text style that looks transparent and stunning. In order to more easily follow this tutorial, you need to download the sample PSD and Photoshop style from the link at the bottom of the tutorial.

Pressed Style Text Effect

Photoshop, Typography | January 2nd, 2011 13 Comments

Today I write a trick that allows you to create interesting pressed text effects using Photoshop. I also will give Photoshop Style file that will make your graphic design work becomes easier.

Create Black Metal Text Effect

Photoshop, Typography | October 24th, 2010 1 Comment

Metal effect is one of the most well-known effect in text art. Many ways can be used to create it, one of them is that I will show in this typography tutorial. We will be using some Layer Style to the text to create realistic metal effect.

Incredible Typography and Illustration by Samuel Sinaga

Illustration, Typography | September 20th, 2010 No Comments

Samuel Sinaga a.k.a senor flow, is indonesian talented Illustrator behind the ‘Flow Is King‘. ‘Flow Is King’ is the ultimate brainchild of senor Samuel Sinaga. Big inspired by almost everything, anything and most of the time -> nothing. The 3 key element of FIK socalled style, is Chill, Flow and beware, but don’t ask why coz he’s uber lame at describing things and better off at illustrating them. Samuel Sinaga has wonderful and unique style in typography and vector art. In this post I will show some of the works of Samuel Sinaga, I hope this can inspire us in creating artworks.

Making Shiny Calligraphy

Photoshop | September 1st, 2010 3 Comments

In this photoshop tutorial we’ll use shapes, gradient, and some layer styles to create a sparkling and shiny Arabic calligraphy. You know what’s calligraphy?

Text Effect: Wet Paint or Melting Chocolate?

Photoshop, Typography | July 21st, 2010 15 Comments

Many creations that we can make in typography. Various ideas and creativity have graced this art. Among them are the effects of wet paint or maybe melting chocolate which we will practice on Photoshop tutorial this time. Here we will use brush, layer style and our creativity to create realistic effects on the text manipulation.