How to Draw a Converse “Chuck Taylor” Shoe in Photoshop

How to Draw a Converse “Chuck Taylor” Shoe in Photoshop
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Step 38

Edit>Stroke
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Create a layer mask and with a small round brush erase away parts of the circle so that it looks like stitching
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Step 40

Grab your Type tool and type 'Converse' change the color of the text to #e34f4d. The text that I'm using is called Bou College the size is 8pt.
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Click the 'Warp text' symbol and add this setting
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Type out 'All Star' and add this setting
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Step 43

Type out 'Chuck Taylor', I'm using a font called Bradley Hand ITC at a 7pt size with a color of #2a355d
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Step 44

Go back down to the very first circle layer and add this drop shadow
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Create a new layer and grab your pen tool and draw a line from the edge of the inner lining to the outside tip of the shoe. Make sure your paint brush tool is set at 2px hard round brush #f2f2f2. Select 'stroke path' after right clicking the pen tool line.
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Step 46

Create another line but change the color to #2c1b2c<
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Step 47

Add this drop shadow
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Step 48 Shoe strings

Now depending on whichever you prefer make your shoe string shapes in Photoshop or Illustrator. Grab your pen tool and start making your shoe laces.
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Step 49

Add thses layer styles
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Step 50

Create a new layer and with a small soft round brush #6e6e6e darken in the areas of the laces. Play around with different opacities too to get the right look.
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Step 51

Create a new layer and highlight some of the areas with #ffffff change the Opacity of this layer to 74%
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Step 52

It is best to place all of the files pertaining to shoe laces in a folder to keep it organized. Now create a new layer and with your Elliptical marquee tool and make a oval. Fill it with white
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Step 53

Add a Drop Shadow
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Change the opacity of this layer to 53%. Create a new layer and with a small round brush #6e6e6e darken the edge of this shape
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Step 55

Now create the rest of the laces and repeat the above steps
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Step 56

Create a new layer and with a #5d5d5d 8px soft round brush paint inside the holes where the laces are. Just darken in those areas. Change this layer to Multiply with an Opacity of 72%
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Step 57

Create a new layer and with a medium size soft round paint brush #5d5d5d darken the area on the tip of the shoe
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Create a new layer repeat the last step but use this color #6a506b with a Fill of 72%
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Now go back down to your 'shoe' layer (it should be underneath your pattern layer) and 'convert it to a smart object' and 'rasterize it.' Then take your burn tool and use a combination of Ranges and different size brushes to darken your shoe
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Step 60

Now on your pattern layer go to Filter>Liquify and distort the pattern a bit. Brush size: 71 Brush Density: 100 Brush Pressure: 52 Brush Rate: 80
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Step 61

Now take all of your layers pertaing to your converse shoe and put it in a folder. Duplicate this folder and 'convert it to a smart object' and 'rasterize' it. Change the Color overlay to black #ffffff. Next, blur it.
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Step 62

Now we are done with the shoe and time for the text. The text that I will be using is called Channel. Type out 'Chuck'

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