Text Effect

Shiny Calligraphy Text Effect in Photoshop

Shiny Caligraphy Text Effect in Photoshop
Shiny Calligraphy Text Effect in Photoshop

Last week I posted some articles about typography and received quite a few emails asking me to create a tutorial on text effects. So I decided to play a bit with Photoshop to create a nice sort of 3D effect using a calligraphy font and a lot of Layer Styles. The effect is really simple and we will take a look at how to create patterns and light effects with Blend Modes.

Neon text effect

Neon text effect
Neon text effect
This Photoshop tutorial will teach you how to create a neon text effect. You’ve probably seen this effect on advertisement signs in bars, hotels, and casinos etc. Neon text has a distinct fluorescent colour.

Illustrator Tutorial: Bling Bling Text Effect

Bling bling pinky text
I’ll be teaching you how to create this eye catching bling bling effect in illustrator. You will learn how to create the texture and apply it to any text. So let’s get started…