Minimalistic Wallpaper

Minimalistic Wallpaper
In this tutorial we will learn how to create minimalistic wallpapers.

Create a new file that would have 1280×1024 px and 72 dpi. Using the next instrument

Minimalistic Wallpaper

, try o represent the background of the picture to be next.

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Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

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Gradient’s parameters:

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Select the next tool

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to draw several rays on the picture.

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The parameter of the first ray:
Blending Options-Inner Glow (this parameter is the same for all rays).

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Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

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Gradient’s parameters (this parameter is also the same for all the rays).

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The parameters for the second ray:
Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

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The parameters of the third ray:
Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

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The parameter of the fourth ray:
Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

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The parameter of the fifth ray:
Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

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Select the next tool

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now and represent a multicolored circle like it is shown on the picture.

Minimalistic Wallpaper
Minimalistic Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

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Gradient’s parameters:

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Choose the next tool

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and draw a stripe directed form left the right side, colored in 0072FF.

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Using the same instrument, create one more stripe of the next color – 4799FF.

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Apply this instrument

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to create another stripe colored with 2B5B97.

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Download from http://www.deviantart.com two sets of brushes “evil_bloodsplat” and “Tree Brushes By BlazteR”. Copy them on the: Program FilesAdobeAdobe Photoshop CS2 (or another version)PresetsBrushes.
Choose the next brush

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and click on the right mouse’s button on the picture and choose from the column shown on the right side

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Load one by one the brushes!
Create now a composition like the next one. Each element must be put on a new layer, selecting the black color and choosing the appropriate brush in all cases.

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Minimalistic Wallpaper
Minimalistic Wallpaper
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Minimalistic Wallpaper
Minimalistic Wallpaper

Finished!

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