Photoshop Tutorial: Learn Layered Text Effect in Simple 5 Steps

Today, I have compiled excellent Layered Text Effect Tutorial in Photoshop to enhance your Photoshop skill. In this awesome tutorial you will learn how to create multi layered text effect which you can apply to both texts and other layers. You can use this great effect for logos also. I hope you will like this tutorial, feel free and share your comments with us.

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Layered Text Effect Tutorial Final Preview

Layered Text Effect Tutorial

Tools and Resources

Tools and Resources

Photoshop Tools

  • Elliptical Marquee Tool
  • Lasso Tool
  • Polygonal Lasso Tool
  • Eraser Tool
  • Text Tool

Let’s start to create our amazing layered text effect tutorial.

Step 1

Open Adobe Photoshop, and create a new Photoshop document. I am going to create a new document of 520 x 520 px with black background.

Layered Text Effect Tutorial

Step 2

In this step first we write a glow text with white color and name it “Glow” as shown in preview below. We take a duplicate layer of glow layer which result with two text layers.

Glow Text

Step 3

Now we are applying some Blending Options on this glow text layer.

Stroke

Applying Stroke

Gradient Overlay

Applying Gradient Overlay

Bevel and Emboss

Applying Bevel and Emboss

Inner Shadow

Applying Inner Shadow

Drop Shadow

Applying Drop Shadow

After applying these blending options we have get this awesome colorful effect as shown in preview.

Colorful Glow Text

Step 4

Now we work out on duplicate glow text layer. We applying some blending options on this layer as on step 3. Follow these blending options.

Gradient Overlay

Applying Gradient Overlay

Bevel and Emboss

Applying Bevel and Emboss

Inner Shadow

Applying Inner Shadow

Drop Shadow

Applying Drop Shadow

After applying these blending options we have get this amazing effect as shown in this preview.

Light Gray Glow Text Effect

Now, we work out on this layer with helping of these some tools: Elliptical Marquee Tool, Lasso Tool, Polygonal Lasso Tool and Eraser Tool.

Using these tools we deleted duplicate glow text layer little bit of as shown in preview.

Layered Text Effect Tutorial Final Preview

Layered Text Effect Tutorial

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