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Christmas Tree

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Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Open a new file, having 800×600 px and 72 dpi. Using the instrument , mark out the same zone like it is indicated below, applying the parameters from the next image.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Gradient’s parameters.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Take the next instrument to picture the Moon that would have the next indicated sizes.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Blending Options-Outer Glow

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Gradient’s parameters.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Gradient’s parameters.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

The next tool will help us to choose the appropriate cliché from the next table.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Apply the demonstrated parameters next picture.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CSBlending Options-Gradient Overlay

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Gradient’s parameters.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Copy the new made layer several times and use Free Transform selection to minimize the necessary places. Don’t forget to place everything out like the next picture indicates it.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Take the following tool and insert a figure, like the next one.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Fill 0% on the layers.
Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Gradient’s parameters.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Having the previous instrument, picture now another figure of white color.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Take the same instrument and represent a fir-tree branch’s silhouette with the shown sizes next step.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CSGradient’s parameters.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Copy the new created layer 31 times. Minimize then five of the copied layers, applying Free Transform option. Place them like the next picture shows it.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Merge now all 5 first copied layers in a group. Copy then the new created group and apply free Transform option again to turn it around on 180 degrees, like it is done in the next image.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Change the gradient’s direction on the layers from new made group to look exactly like next picture.
The rest of the copied layers must be changed also, using Free Transform option. Place them the same way it is done below.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Take the instrument and represent the tree’s lights, composed of white circles of the same sizes, like in the next picture.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Having the same instrument , represent now a fir – tree’s ball (circle) with the indicated parameters.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Fill 0% on the layers.
Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Gradient’s parameters.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Copy the recently created layer 3 times and apply Free Transform again where it is necessary. Maximize, minimize and place everything out like it is demonstrated next step.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Take the following instrument and make one more fir-tree ball with the shown parameters.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Fill 0% on the layers.
Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Gradient’s parameters.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Copy the new made layer 6 times and apply Free Transform selection again where it is necessary to minimize or maximize the picture. Place then everything out like it is demonstrated next picture.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CSThe last instrument will be helpful in representing one more ball and it must have the same sizes from next image.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Fill 0% on the layers.
Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Gradient’s parameters.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Copy the last layer 7 times and apply again Free Transform option to process the sizes if it is necessary.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

The same instrument will be helpful in picturing another fir –tree ball with the indicated parameters next step.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Fill 0% on the layers.
Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Gradient’s parameters.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Get to another instrument to choose the recommended cliché from the next table.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Apply the parameters form below:
Blending Options-Outer Glow

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Gradient’s parameters.

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

Finally we’ll get the next:

Create Christmas tree in Photoshop CS

The final result!

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