Writing message for your beloved in sand

Writing message for your beloved in sand

Writing message for your beloved in sand

Start by opening an image of a beach sand.

Writing message for your beloved in sand

Type "I love U" using horizontal type mask tool.

Writing message for your beloved in sand

Press Ctrl+J to copy paste the selection in a new layer. From filter menu select noise>>add noise. Apply settings as shown.

Writing message for your beloved in sand

From filter menu select Texture>>Mosaic Tiles. Apply settings as shown.

Writing message for your beloved in sand
Writing message for your beloved in sand

We'll call this layer "ilu_layer". Double click this layer to open layer style window. Apply layer style with the settings shown.

Writing message for your beloved in sand
Writing message for your beloved in sand
Writing message for your beloved in sand

Ctrl+Click the layer thumbnail to get the selection. From select menu apply modify>>contract. Contract the selection by 3 pixels. Select the background layer. Press Ctrl+J to copy paste the selection in a new layer.

Writing message for your beloved in sand

Move this layer above all the layers in layer order in layer palette. Double click the layer to open layer style window.
Apply settings as shown.

Writing message for your beloved in sand
Writing message for your beloved in sand

Ctrl+Click the layer thumbnail to get the selection.

Writing message for your beloved in sand

Press Q to enable quick mask.

Writing message for your beloved in sand

From filter menu select Noise>>Add Noise. Apply settings as shown.

Writing message for your beloved in sand

From filter menu select Texture>>Sandstone. Apply settings as shown.

Writing message for your beloved in sand

Press Q to disable quick mask. Press Ctrl+J to copy paste the selection in a new layer.

Writing message for your beloved in sand

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

Writing message for your beloved in sand
Writing message for your beloved in sand

Ctrl+Click the "ilu_layer" thumbnail to get the selection. From select menu apply modify>>expand. Expand the selection by 10 pixels. Select the background layer. Press Ctrl+J to copy paste the selection in a new layer.

Writing message for your beloved in sand

Apply "Add Noise" and 'Mosaic Tiles" filters with the previous settings to this layer.

Writing message for your beloved in sand

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

Writing message for your beloved in sand
Writing message for your beloved in sand