Cool Sparkle Gem Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

Cool Sparkle Gem Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

This tutorial will show you how to create a cool sparkle gem effect that you can add to any text or shapes. The tutorial is simple and requires little Photoshop skills.

01. Lets start out by creating a new document, fill the background with any color or picture and select the Type tool. Now choose a nice and bold font and type your word. In this tutorial Debussy font is used.

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02. Now go to the menu and select Layer > Layer Styles > Drop Shadow. A new window will open. Now add the values below to get a small shadow under your text. Do not press Ok til the end of the tutorial since we’ll be staying in the layers styles a bit longer.

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03. Go to Satin tab (click on the text on the left side of the window) and add the values below.

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04. Now check the Contour check box and go inside the Texture. There add a grainy texture and set the values shown below.

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05. Go to Bevel and Emboss and add some more values. This will make your text be more round and 3D looking.

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06. Go to Gradient Overlay tab to give the text some shades and then add even more shade under Inner Shadow tab. You can press OK now.

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07. And your sparkle gem style is ready to shine!

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