PHOTOSHOP Tutorials Create Raised Button with Shadow and Engraved Text

 

- Info:

- This tutorial shows how to create raised button with engraved text.

- Tutorial is based on http://www.photoshopcafe.com/tutorials/engraved/engraved.htm.

- Create Background:

- File New Mode: RGB Color Width: 250 pixels Height: 100 pixels Content: Transparent

- Gradient Tool Click to Open Gradient Picker Round Right Arrow Simple OK DLC on Blue

- Drag vertical line from the center upward

 

- Create Background with Text Hole:

- RC on "Layer 1" Duplicate Layer OK ("Layer 1 Copy" is created)

- Horizontal Type Tool Brittanic Bold 100pt Smooth LC on Image Type: PSC Move Toole Center Text

- Ctrl + Select "PSC" Layer (text should get selected with marching ants)

- Select "Layer 1 Copy" Delete Hide other Layers (you now have background with PSC hole)

 

- Create Engraved Effect:

- Layers Layer Style Blending Options

- Drop Shadow Bevel and Embose OK

- Show "Layer 1"

 

- Show Button Shadow:

- Image Canvas Size Width: 4 inches Height: 2 inches OK