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Winter holidays wallpaper

In this tutorial we will make winter holidays wallpaper. I will use mostly Photoshop for this one. I will start from creating

some custom brushes and use them to create wallpaper.


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I will choose darker blue as my background color.


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It is Time to create some custom brushes. I will create them using some basic round brushes as well as flat ones. You will

have hem for download (download onetwo.abr).


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Back to our background: to create more vivid look applies a top down gradient.


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Now it is very important to set the parameters to you brush. I usually set angle and roundness jitter to pen pressure to my

brushes.


Let’s just text them brush and maybe develop something more than mere brush strokes.


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Apply a gradient underneath the strokes. Gradient type – reflective:


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Choose smudge tool and one of our custom brushes – the last one (most flat).
Brush settings:


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Smudge the brush strokes we’ve created.


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Now it looks much better – something like snowflakes.
Create a copy of this layer.


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Transform it a little bit.


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Erase it a little bit to push the object to background.


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Now comes the next brush that we’ve created. We will use it to create foreground objects like some kind of Christmas balls.


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As you can see the color is way much darker than you expected maybe).


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3rd brush:


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Dot brush in action – I’m using vivid light as my major blending mode.

The cross appeared on the background – the same blending mode.


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Now let’s male some text work:


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And we’ve got a post card of some kind. Actually a can use this for various purposes. I think it has something like Japanese

stylistic. Oh ea – I really like to adjust this one in the end.


Use mask to define the effect visible areas.


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Well I hope you enjoyed making “Japanese” holidays wallpaper with me. See you next time on eyesontutorials.com.


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