First time trying one of my Tutorials? Then please check my Terms of Use before you continue



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

Now go to your Tube image
Edit> Copy

Go back to your Tag
Edit> Paste as 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 Raster 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 24th March 2011
©David Hanslip