Text Effects

Create a Notebook Text Effect in Photoshop

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Step 14

Make a selection around your green vector shape, make sure that your vector shape made in the previous step is selected and click the Add Layer Mask button.

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Step 15

Open the Layer Style window for the vector shape edited in the previous step and enter the settings mentioned below.

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Step 16

Set the foreground color to #000000, pick the Rectangle Tool and create the following vector shapes.
Select these vector shapes one by one and rotate ( Control + T ) them randomly as you can see in the second image.

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Step 17

Concentrate on the Layers panel, select your black vector shapes, right click on one of it and go to Merge Shapes. Select your fresh vector shape, right click on it and go to Convert to Smart Object.
Go to Filter > Distort > Ripple, drag the Amount slider at 100% and set the Size to Large and then click theOK button.

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Step 18

Import again the paper texture, hit Control + T and resize it to about 522 x 351px.
Make a selection around your black shapes, make sure that your paper texture added in this step is selected and click the Add Layer Mask button.
Focus on the Layers panel, select your layer with the black shapes and lower the Fill to 0%.

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Step 19

Open the Layer Style window for the paper texture made in the previous step and enter the settings mentioned in the next images.

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Step 20

Finally, we’ll add the background.
Focus on the Layers panel, select the Background layer and click on the padlock icon to unlock the layer. Set the foreground color to #678F84, grab the Paint Bucket Tool and fill the canvas with your color.
Open the Layer Style window for this layer and enter the settings mentioned below.

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Step 21

If you like the beige color simply fill the canvas with this color #D3C2B4, open the Layer Style window and enter the settings mentioned below.

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Step 22

If you prefer the blue color, fill the canvas with this color #AECCE6, open the Layer Style window and enter the settings mentioned below.

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Final Results

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Tutorial by Razvan Gabriel

razvangabriel_profileThank you for reading this tutorial and I hope that these techniques will help you in your future projects. See my portfolio here: MySketch.net

– Razvan Gabriel

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