and Embossing Text
1. Open a new image in
2. Click the T from the Tool
Bar as shown to the right to get in the typing mode. This will
bring up a special tool bar for text..
3. Font Color
Select the text color from
the text tool bar by clicking the color square and selecting the
color you would like.
4. Font type
Select your font from
the font panel and the size of the font in pixels
5. Type your letters you want in
the font you want and the main color you want on your canvas. The
fatter the text the better the bevel..
6. Find the text layer on your
layers panel. If you can not find your layers panel, click the
windows menu and select show layers.
Right click on the T layer, the
layer with your text in it and select BLENDING OPTIONS. This will
bring up a new panel that will allow us to bevel the text.
7. On the Layer Style panel check
the box for bevel and emboss and highlight that line. You will see a panel that looks like
the one below. Select the options you want for your text. If you
arrange this panel where you can see your text also, you will be
able to preview your selections as you go. When you have made the
bevel you want, adjusting all the options to your needs, click ok.
8. Your image is beveled and ready
to save or continue with editing.