Watercolor: No Mess, No Fuss

You asked for more watercolor overlays, and they’re here:  Watercolor Overlays 02 Create watercolor backgrounds the NO Fuss, NO Mess way!  Place a Watercolor Overlay on a layer above, or below, a layer of color or background paper and experiment with Blend...

Create an Outlined Text Effect

Today let’s take a look at how to create an easy, fun text effect, that looks like an outline! Here’s how: First choose your font, font size, and type out your title. (I am using Britannic Bold at 134 pt.) For this technique, the color you use for the...

How to Create a Scalloped Border

  Two weeks we looked at how to Align and Distribute Items in a Photoshop Document. Since the writing of that article, several of you have asked if you could use the align/distribute tools to create a scalloped border.  The answer is yes, you can; however,...

Stitching Brushes!

It’s all in the details!  Stitching can add such charm and interest to page, embellishments, and even page titles! You will find 3 brand new sets of Stitching Brushes in my shops, along with a Photoshop Styles created specifically to add texture, color, and a...

Tutorial: Customizing Word Art

I love quotes. I love seeing quotes turned into word art graphics. But sometimes the positioning of the words in the graphic don’t suit my layout.  Have you ever found yourself in the same situation?  Let’s take a look at how easy this is to fix,...