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You will need:

Font of your choice - I used one called Trekker-3

Tube of your choice - I will be using the artwork of Matt Widmann


Filters:
Krusty FX vol.2


 


Ok let's begin

Open a New Image 602x252

Effects> Krusty FX vol.2> Generator N-2 (Deco) ... with the following settings



Selections> Select All

Selections> Modify> Contract .. by 1

 

 

Crop - Current Selection ... your image should now be 600x250

Select your Selection Tool (S on keyboard) ... with the following settings



And make the following selections



 

 

Layers> New Raster Layer

Flood Fill Selections with a color from your Tube

Selections> Invert

Flood Fill Selections with another color from your Tube

Change this layer Blend Mode to "Overlay"

 

 

Layers> Merge> Merge Down ... Selections> Invert ... Keep Selection

Paste your Tube as a new layer ... Move to right side of your Tag

Now hit DELETE on your keyboard

Selections> Select None

Change the Blend Mode of this layer to one that looks good ... I used Luminance (L)

 

Paste your Tube as a new layer again and place it on the left side of your Tag

Apply a suitable Drop Shadow ... Crop image 600x250

Layers> New Raster Layer ... Flood Fill Black ... Selections> Select All

Selections> Modify> Contract ... by 2 ... Hit DELETE on your keyboard

 

Selections> Select None ... Add Copyrights and your Name

Layers> Merge> Merge Visible ... And that's it your all done



Tutorial written on 24/03/2011 ©David Hanslip