Create a Honeycomb Artwork in Photoshop

Create a Honeycomb Artwork in Photoshop
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Step 27 Layer Styles

Duplicate this layer three times. On the first layer add these layer styles.
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On the second layer add these layer styles. Move this layer 5 times to the left
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Also move this layer 5 times to the left and add these layer styles
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Step 30

This is how your text should look so far
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Next we will add the glowing lights, create a new layer and grab your paint brush tool (#FFFFFF 22px soft round brush) and align the circles throughout the letter.
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Change this layer to Overlay
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Now we will add some highlights and darken some areas. Create a new layer and active the selection from one of the letters. You can do this by clicking the image on the layer while pressing the ctrl button.
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Now with a 35px soft round brush #FFFFFF (Paint Brush Tool) and paint on the outer top left edges of your letter like I did.
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Change this layer to Overlay
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Create a new layer and 6px soft round brush #FFFFFF and paint in some highlights like the image below
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Filter>Blur>Gaussian Blur of 2.9 pixels
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Change the Opacity of this layer to 59%
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Now lets darken some areas. Grab your paint brush tool (22px soft round brush #987b02) and darken in some areas on the letter.
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Change this layer to Multiply with an Opacity of 39%. Once you have done this place all of these layers except the background in a Group (folder icon)
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Now we are finished with our letter 'H' repeat these same steps for all the other letters.
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Now transfer your letters over into your honeycomb
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Create a layer mask for each group of letters (square with a circle inside icon). And erase parts of the letter that you want to remain behind the honeycomb. Note: I used a 22px soft brush
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Step 44 Honey Drips

Now we will create the honey drips. I made mine in Illustrator. Usually what I like to do is open my Photoshop honeycomb file in Illustrator so I know where my drips should go. Grab the pen tool and form your drips.
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It is best to have each drip on a separate layer. Now transfer them over to Photoshop. Duplicate each drip layer. I will start with my drip on the right top corner. Select the top drip layer and add these layer styles. Note: Rasterize each layer and make sure that the top layer has a Fill of 0%
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Step 46

This is how it should look so far.
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On the second layer we will fill it with #FADC0F with our paint bucket tool. Select the square next to the drip layer while pressing Ctrl then fill it in.
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Add this Inner Shadow
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On this second drip layer create a selection around the drip (Select the square next to the drip layer while pressing Ctrl) Filter>Blur>Gaussian Blur
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Change this layer Opacity to 50%
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Now we will add some highlights to make the honey glisten. Create a New layer above both of your drips. With your paint brush tool selected (40px soft round brush #fadc0f) and paint in some highlights.
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Blur this layer Filter>Blur>Gaussian Blur
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Change this layer to Screen with an Opacity of 66%

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