Inspired by Halloween, learn how to create your own Halloween-inspired typography in a few easy steps: from the drippings, splatters, shadows, highlights to the slime effect. You will also learn how to fake a 3D effect by just playing with the layers. All the drippings and splatters are made by using the brush tool + eraser.
What you’ll be creating
We’ll start by creating a very simple, solid color background. Then we’ll proceed with the text. As for the details, we’ll first start doing the drippings effect, then the highlights and lastly the shadows. You will also learn how to change the whole typography’s color.
You’ll need Photoshop CS3 or newer to follow this tutorial.