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Gold, Silver and Bronze Text

Andy Text Effects Aug 02, 2004

3 different text effects - gold, silver and bronze

1. Make a new image, ours is 350 x 100 px - with a transparent background

2. Grab the Text tool, set the size to 40 and the font to Verdana - in Bold - colour dosent matter

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3. Click Layer > Layer style > Blending options, and check the following Drop Shadow, Inner Shadow, Bevel + Emboss, color overlay, stroke

4. On the option "drop shadow" give it the following settings: (colour is 000000)

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5. Inner shadow has these settings... (colour is 807030)

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6. Then bevel and emboss has these....

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7. Color overlay has these next ones... (colour is A97E00)

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8. Finally Stroke... (colour is 70582f)

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9. Finally... click OK.. and TADA! instant Gold!

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EXTRA!!! Make your text Silver or Bronze!!!

Silver!

After completing the gold tutorial, on the layers, inner shadow, color overlay and stroke - move the crosshair all the way to the left on the colour(try to keep it on the same level going across)

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Bronze!

After completing the gold tutorial, on the layers, inner shadow, color overlay and stroke - move the colour slider (where the colours look like a rainbow) down about half a cemtimeter to make it a more red colour

Gold, Silver and Bronze Text

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