Today in this tutorial we will show you that how to create a grungy rusted metal text effect in Photoshop CS5. We’re going to use a Metal Texture and Slant Font in this tutorial. I hope you will not face any problem to create your own design to follow these techniques. So let’s start to create a rusted metal text effect in Photoshop. Enjoy!
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- Program: Adobe Photoshop CS5
- Difficulty: Intermediate
- Estimated Completion Time: 30 Mins
Create a Grungy Rusted Metal Text Effect in Photoshop – Final Preview
Tools and Resources
- Text Tool
- Gradient Overlay
Lets start to create our rusted metal text effect in Photoshop.
Create a new document (Ctrl+N) with 800×500 of size.
Start with adding Rusted Metal Texture in photoshop.
Go to Edit > Free Transform or press (Ctrl+T) to transform it and set it to the whole canvas.
After transform texture image we get this new result.
Select Text Tool from tool panel type some text with (220px) of size applying white color #ffffff. Here I am using Slant Font you can select your own choice of font.
In this step select text layer and applying some Blending Options on this text layer.
Go to Layer > Layer Styles and applying these Blending Options.
Bevel and Emboss
After applying these layer styles we get awesome effect on text layer.
Now select texture layer and duplicate it (Ctrl+J) move duplicate texture layer to top of all layers. Now hold Ctrl key and click on thumbnail of text layer to make a selection.
Press (Shift+Ctrl+I) to inverse the selection.
Select duplicate texture layer rasterize it, hit delete button to delete selected area then press (Ctrl+D) to deselect selection.
Set Blend Mode to (Darken) of this duplicate texture layer.
After change blend mode we get a nice effect on duplicate texture layer.
Now select this duplicate texture layer and press (Ctrl+J) to duplicate this layer, then change the blend mode of this duplicate layer.
Set Blend Mode to (Linear Dodge (Add)) of this duplicate layer.
After set blend mode we get a beautiful effect as like in preview.
After whole this struggle we get our rusted metal text effect in final preview.
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