This is a
Photoshop CS 3 tutorial. You can also get almost the same results in
PSP if you use the watermelon
made as your materials fill within the text then do the steps in my
Its a lot
easier in Photoshop CS 3 though.
I made the
watermelon texture from one of the papers
PTU scrapkit ' Watermelon Wishes' from
Jumpstart Designs You could make your own watermelon
with a texture brush/or air brush tool.
In Red or
with a tear
drop shape as the black seeds.
1. Open the
Watermelon texture that was in the supplies zip..
in Photoshop CS 3 go to Edit/define pattern/ then name it.
You can close out the texture now.
opening a new image in the size below 1000 x 450 300
3. Pick your
Horizontal Text tool
4. Use a fat
font and type your word.. don't matter in what color.
KBStick to the Plan font in size 42 but this just depends on the
font you use.
5. Click on
the FX button that's at the bottom of the layers palette
Layer Palette box opens
On the left
, check the Pattern Overlay (its highlighted) In the drop down
watermelon texture. Put the scale of the pattern around 50%.
while the Layer Style box is open and the Pattern Overlay is
can you move
the pattern within the text.. just drag the material down until you
don't see the line with
showing.... It tiles the pattern.. and this pattern
8. Below is
how it should look when you've drug the pattern down and into the
9. While the
Layer Style box is open check the Bevel and Emboss box
settings as below
click on the Drop Shadow on the left and use my settings below.
11. Save as