Metals are one of the most lustrous and radiant substances available on the earth and metals also serve as a great inspiration for artists for designing text effects. In this showcase we will feature 35 Marvelous Metal Inspired Text Effect Tutorials For Photoshop. Photoshop is the most popular tool among designers for creating text effects. These tutorials will teach you how to make text effects inspired by gold, silver, copper, iron…etc. They will be very useful for creating advertisements, party flyers, posters and much more.
So Let’s start with the show!
Create Abstract Text Effect With Metal Scraps In Photoshop
This tutorial will show you the processes of creating an abstract style, shattered text effect with metal scraps in Photoshop. We will use just one scrap metal stock image and build the text effect based on it. Methods including image adjustments, selection, brush painting will be used in this tutorial.
Create A Steam Powered Typographic Treatment
This tutorial is divided into two parts. In this tutorial, we’re going to customize a Blackletter font and create 3D text with vector shapes.
How To Create A Steampunk Type Treatment In Photoshop
This tutorial is going to discuss each technique used to create the different elements that make up the letters. With that information you should be able to design and create your own letters using this as a reference point.
Create A Sparkling Diamond And Gold Text Effect Using Filter Forge And Photoshop
This tutorial will explain how to use Filter Forge and Photoshop to create a glamorous, sparkling, diamond and gold text effect.
Create A Sleek Metallic 3D Text Effect In Photoshop CS6
This tutorial will show you how you can play around with the different settings to create a simple, yet sophisticated, metallic text effect.
Create An Advanced Eroded Gold Effect In Photoshop
In this tutorial, you will learn bump map creation techniques as well as how to distort any surface effectively with that bump map. Then you will combine Layer Style with it to create a 3d look.
Learn How To Create Iron Text Effect In Photoshop
In this tutorial, you are going to learn how to create my rendition of Iron text in Adobe Photoshop. The end result is this old-looking, strong, armor-ish text that just might give you a vague feeling of having seen it somewhere before.
Create An Easy Realistic Gold Text Effect In Photoshop
In this tutorial we will explore an easy, but realistic Gold Text Effect in Photoshop.
Create Metal Text Effect Using Photoshop Actions
In this tutorial, we are going to add a metal effect to our text while recording the commands with Photoshop Actions.
Dark Gothic Text With Fire Effects In Photoshop
Learn how to create a dark Gothic Photoshop text effect using some cool fire flame effects and fire brushes.
Create A New Year Fireworks Party Flyer In Photoshop
Learn how to create a party flyer for the new year in Photoshop using some beautiful gold layer styles and fireworks light effects.
Energy – Learn How To Make A Copper Metal 3D Text In Photoshop
In this video tutorial you will learn how to create a cool 3D text in photoshop without using any additional plugin or 3D software. We will use the technique of stacking layers on top of each other in order to achive a 3d text look.
Real Steel Text Effect
This tutorial will show you how to Create a Real Steel Text Effect in Photoshop
Medieval Metal Text Effect in Photoshop
This tutorial will show you how to create a nice metal text effect using just layer styles. It’s a simple tutorial and won’t take you more than 30 minutes to go through the step by step.
Quick Tip: Create A Crisp Metallic Text Effect In Photoshop
This quick tip tutorial will explain how to create a crisp, metallic text effect using just a couple of layer styles in Photoshop.
How To Make A Metallic Transformers-Style Logo
This tutorial will show you how to create this simply awesome Transformers inspired metallic text effect. This stunning text effect is achieved by the use of layer styles and custom textures and brushes.
How To Create Eroded Metal Text With Photoshop
This tutorial will show you how to create an eroded metal text effect. Throughout this tutorial we’ll make use of various drawing techniques, channels, and patterns.
Metal Text Effect In Photoshop
To create the metal texture itself and apply it to the text, we’ll be using a couple of layer styles, some filters, layer blend modes, and a clipping mask!
True Rusty Metal Text Effect In Photoshop
This tutorial will show you a technique to make a really cool an realistic rusty text effect in photoshop. The important part is not the texture itself but the 3D look, lighting and blending modes used to achieve the final effect.
How To Create A Copper Photoshop Text Effect
This is a strong and eye-catching text effect, though relatively simple to create. We’ll be using bevel and emboss styles, pattern overlays, and combining different techniques to mock-up the text into a related background.
Quick Tip: Create A Steel Text Effect In Photoshop
This quick tip tutorial will explain how to create a steel text effect using layer styles in Photoshop.
Old Iron Text Effect
This tutorial will explain an easy way to create an old-looking iron (metal) text effect, using Layer Styles and some Filters.
Simple Bronze Text Effect
This tutorial will show you how to use two Layer Styles to create a simple, yet sophisticated, bronze text effect in a couple of minutes.
Create A Metallic Type Treatment Using Photoshop And Cinema 4D
This tutorial will explain how to use Cinema 4D and Photoshop to create metal textured 3D typography that includes ornate and decorative swirls.
Decorated Gold Metallic Text Effect
This is another festive holidays-inspired text effect tutorial, that explains how to use Photoshop’s Layer Styles, very basic brushes, and a nice bokeh texture to create decorated golden metallic text effect.
Quick Tip: Create A Cinematic “Sergeant America” Text Effect In Photoshop
This quick tip tutorial will demonstrate how to create a cinematic “Sergeant America” Text Effect using the layer styles.
Sparkling Iron Text Effect
This tutorial explains how to create a vivid sparkling iron text effect. Many elements will be used, like Layer Styles, brushes, filters, adjustment layers, and some images as well.
Quick Tip: Create A Royal Gold Text Effect In Photoshop Using Layer Styles
This quick tutorial will show you how to create a royal gold text effect using layer styles in Photoshop.
Perfect Gold Text Effect In Photoshop
Gold and glass effects are the most difficult effects to achieve in Photoshop, even more when they are combined. So, this tutorial will teach you how to create a combined gold and glass text effect using quick and esay tips with layer styles in Photoshop.
Create Gold Ornamental Text In Photoshop
Ornamental text can be created in several ways. This tutorial will demonstrate how to combine several stock images to create some nice gold ornamental typography.
Quick Tip: Create A Shiny, Gold, Old World Text Effect In Photoshop
This quick tip tutorial will show you how to create a shiny, gold, old world text effect using layer styles in Photoshop.
Elegant Glossy Gold Text Effect
This tutorial will show you an easy way to create a luxurious super glossy golden text effect using Layer Styles, a Filter, and a simple brush.
Design A Hot Golden Text With Disintegration Effect In Photoshop
This tutorial will show you the steps to Design this Hot, Golden Text with Disintegration Effect in Photoshop. We will mainly use the selection tool and layer mask to perform some texturing for the letters, and use image adjustment tools to fine-tune the effect.
‘Oz The Great And Powerful’ Inspired Text Effect
This tutorial aims to create an effect similar to the main “O” effect. The other parts of the text have a slightly different effect, which can still be achieved using the basic steps, but with some different values.
Create A Polished 3D Gold Bars Text Effect
This tutorial will show you how to Create a Realistic Gold Bar Typography from scratch. Some of the key techniques used in this tutorial include layer styles and filters.