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Graffiti Text – Photoshop CS3 Tutorial

Beatriz Mariniello


November, 2007

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.
Select: Width:8

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!! =)

Download the original source files from this tutorial in Zip format Here


Copyright (c) 2007, Beatriz Mariniello, All Rights Reserved


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