Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure


This detailed tutorial will take you through the steps to creating a modern and stylish website header for Snowboard Club in Photoshop.

Open a new file, having 778×750 px and 72 dpi.

The next instrument

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

will help us to represent the primary layer, designed for the site’s header to be.

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Blending Options-Drop Shadow

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Blending Options-Inner Glow

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Gradient’s parameters:

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Select the previous instrument to represent one more layer, reserved for the site’s header.
The instruments shown here

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

and

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

will be helpful in making the necessary corrections on the layer’s shapes.

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure
Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Gradient’s parameters:

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Now we have to make two copies of this recently made layer.
Later apply Free Transform selection to turn the copies around and make each copy smaller than they are.

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Find now several photos with the corresponding topic and cut them out to fill the necessary places on the site’s header.

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Take this tool

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

to create now a thin stripe, situated on the upper part of the site’s header.

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

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

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Gradient’s parameters:

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Choose the next instrument

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

and try to draw an element looking like a clamp.

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure
Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Gradient’s parameters:

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Blending Options-Stroke

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Gradient’s parameters:

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Make five copies of the recently made layer and place them out the way it is shown in the next picture.

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Insert the auxiliary clamps now.

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure
Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Insert also the site’s name, but be attentive on the demands introduced in the tables from below:

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

(snowboard)

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

(club)

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

(winter adventure)

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Blending Options-Drop Shadow

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Select again the instrument

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

to represent the menu’s button situated on the site’s header.
Using the next tool

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

and holding the shift button, accentuate the tops on the picture and move them like it is shown in the next picture:

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure
Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Blending Options-Bevel and Emboss

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Gradient’s parameters:

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Blending Options-Stroke

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Gradient’s parameters:

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Make four copies of the new represented layer and make the copies look exactly the next picture indicates it:

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Write now the titles for each button. You have the demands for the inscription in the next table:

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure
Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Blending Options-Drop Shadow

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

The next instrument

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

will be helpful in drawing a triangle colored in 000A6A

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure
Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Copy the triangle’s layer and place the copy on each button:

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

Introduce the advertising slogan also, keeping the demands inserted in these tables:

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

(snowboarders)

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

(made here)
Blending Options-Drop Shadow

Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure
Burton Snowboard Club Header - Winter Adventure

The site’s header is finished!