Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper
Zippo Lighter Wallpaper
A quick way to create a simple Zippo background.

Open a new file with 1280×1024 px and 72 dpi. Applying the next instrument

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

, represent the background in two stages for the picture to be.
The first stage includes next elements:

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Blending Options-Inner Glow

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Applying the same instrument, pass to represent the next stage:

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Try to dark out a little more the upper half of the picture, using the previous instrument

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

.

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

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

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Choose the next tool

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

and try to draw a flame silhouette, having white color.

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper
Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Make a copy of the new made layer and select Free Transform option to turn it a little and apply the parameters from below (the color is FFB80E).

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Blending Options-Inner Glow

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Select another instrument

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

that will help us to represent the frame of the cigarette lighter.

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper
Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Blending Options-Inner Shadow

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Blending Options-Stroke

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Make a copy of the new made layer, placing the copy exactly like in the picture below.
We have to apply also on the layers this tool

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

combined with another tool

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

to dark out a little the lowest part of the copy.
Move off from the copy the parameter Blending Options-Stroke.

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper
Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Fill 50% on the layers.
Select the next instrument

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

and try to represent the frame of the burning lighter’s place.

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper
Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Select now a different instrument

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

which will be helpful in creating the primary layer of the lighter’s small wheel.

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper
Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Place the layers correctly, the way it is indicated below:
Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Select the instrument

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

to represent the support for the lighter’s wheel.

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper
Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Place the layers correctly.
Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Using the same instrument, represent also another detail, composing the cigarette lighter.

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper
Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Place correctly the layers.
Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Represent the cover of the lighter, having this tool

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

and correcting its shape with another instrument

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

. Now we have to turn around the drawn element, applying the usual option, Free Transform.

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper
Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Blending Options-Inner Shadow

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Represent now the orifice on the burning element, having the instrument from here

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper
Zippo Lighter Wallpaper
Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Blending Options-Stroke

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Make three copies of the new made layer and place the copies like it is shown on the picture. Make the necessary corrections on the parameters if that is necessary.

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper
Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Move off the parameter Blending Options-Stroke from the third copy. Change also the rest of the parameters:
Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Find in Internet the logotype of the cigarette lighter ZIPPO.

Zippo Lighter Wallpaper

Finished!

View full size here.