Step 18

This is how yours should look.

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Step 19

Create a new layer above the cloud layer and with a #FFFFFF soft round brush place some highlights around the cloud. Make sure the opacity on the brush is very low.

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Step 20

Go to your “Cloud copy” layer and place it underneath the original cloud layer and change the opacity of this layer to 27%. Also maneuver this layer a bit so that the shadow shows.

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Step 21

Create a new layer for the inner cloud grab a hard round brush of different sizes and create a cloud. I used the color #8cb809

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Step 22

Add these layer styles to this layer

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Step 23

Create a new layer and add some shine to this cloud layer with a small soft round brush. I used the smudge tool also to stretch out highlights

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Step 24

Now I will show you how to create the background. First Create a New Document

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Step 25

Grab your rounded rectanlge tool and make a rectangle. The color I’m using is #8cb809 Radius: 21px

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Step 26

Add a Stroke in the layer style panel

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Step 27

Make multiple duplicates of the brick. Note: Make sure to overlap the bricks so that there is no white background showing.

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Step 28

Create a new layer above the bricks and with a 60px #000000 soft round brush apply shadow to the bricks. Change this layer’s Opacity to 27%.

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Step 29

Go to Edit>Define Pattern and name it bricks, click ok. Go back to your graffiti document. Create a New Layer underneath your cloud layers. Fill this layer with #FFFFFF. Change this layer Fill to 0%. Add these layer styles

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Step 30

Create a new layer and randomly add highlights to the bricks. I used a soft round brush and the smudge tool to smooth it out.

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Step 31

Now for the light streaks. Create a New layer above your text and grab your pen tool. Prior to making your light streaks set your brush tool to 87px.

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Step 32

Once you have created the light streak with the pen tool, right-click the path>Stroke Path (make sure that the ‘Stimulate Pressure’ box is checked)

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Step 33

Add a Outer Glow

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Step 34

Create another light streak

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Step 35

Create a new layer and add some stars from the brushes you downloaded earlier.

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Final Results

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Authors Comment

profileThank you for following my tutorial. I’m a 21 year old Graphic Design student. I wanted to create something dealing with graffiti because I’ve always loved that style. Enjoy!

- Ashlee