In this tutorial we will show you how to create a graffiti text and apply it on a wall in Photoshop CS3.
Start a new document.
You will need the graffonti or similar font .
Select the Type tool and write whatever you want, for instance: "YOU ROCK"
Now go to the blending options and apply this settings:
Now you should have something like this:
After doing so we will need to copy the text as an image.
So, go to: Select/All from the Main Menu.
Then, go to: Edit/Copy Merged
After that you will need to copy the image, so go to: Edit/Paste.
This is the result:
Now we will need to go to: Select/Modify/Expand:
Select Expand By: 4
Now we will apply a great touch to the graffiti, so lets go to: Edit/Stroke:
The stroke window will pop up.
Open a picture you would like to apply your graffiti to:
Now copy and paste the text image over the wall.
Then go to: Edit/Transform/Perspective:
After doing so select each text and low their opacity to: 65% :
There you go!!
You can do it!! =)
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