Beehive on a Fire Style Background

Creating a beehive on fire style background

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Start by applying a gradient to the background.

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From filter menu select distort>>twirl. Apply settings as shown.

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Select magic wand tool and click on the red area to get a selection. Press Ctrl+J to copy paste the selection in a new layer.

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Double click the layer to open layer style window. Apply layer style with the settings shown.

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Similarly select other colors using magic wand tool. Duplicate the selection and apply the same layer style.

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Select and merge all the layers. From filter menu select distort>>stained glass. Apply settings as shown.

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Add new effect layer from the bottom of effect window. Select plastic wrap from the artistic menu. Apply settings as shown.

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Duplicate the layer. Change the layer mode to difference.

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Duplicate the layer again and change the layer mode to color.

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Select and merge all the layers. Duplicate the layer. From filter menu select distort>>ocean ripple. Apply settings as shown.

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Change the layer mode to linear dodge.

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