Practice Gradient Tool with different color gradations
The idea of this tutorial is to practice Gradient Tool with
different color gradations.
This is why go create a document first:
Select the very standard PS gradient – it’s this one.
Draw and slide the gradient from side to side first:
Change the mode from normal to difference: oh it changes the
colors: good combination
Create a new layer:
Select the light blue color and foreground Color to transparency
gradient. Blending more is set to Linear Light:
Slide the gradient from lower right corner to upper right: It
gives more blue:
Give it a little bit more:
Now select another color: let’s say yellow. When you are changing
your foreground color the gradient color changes automatically.
Slide it from up and down.
Now I’ve found this very good plug-in for Photoshop that is called
Filter Forge – you can download trial version somewhere in the
internet – just type the words in Google:
So one of the advantages o this plug- in that is has a very
powerful Distortion and so called Creative generators.
So here we are: in creative section
Here are multiple settings available:
Here is the effect – as you can see the picture is covered with
blight dots: I really like it:
Now the next step will be masking and a little bit of color
adjustments: so this is my mask selection done using (Q) Quick
mask and black to white gradient ( to define the areas of the
Create a copy of the layer tight now:
Apply zigzag filler that can be found in Filters>Distortion>Zigzag
Hide the part of the effect by masking the upper layer:
Now it is Type part I will use only one fond witness how basic
font (with only size change can make things better:
And here we have it – hope you enjoyed doing this like I did.