Create a Cool Stitched Tag in Photoshop
In this tutorial we will learn how to make a tag. We will also learn some advanced steps in brush settings.
Final Preview of the Tag
Brown Sack Texture used for making the Tag
Open a document, 600 x 450 with black background.
Draw a shape as below. Save the path.
Select the brush tool. Change the brush size to 15px.
Apply stroke path from the menu with red color (#ba0d00).
Apply default bevel settings.
Keeping the path selected, hit Ctrl + Enter to Load path to selection.
Make a new layer and paste Into (crtl + shift + V ) the selection.
Make an ellipse on the top. delete the ellipse area as shown below.
Apply the same border bevel settings for the ellipse too.
To make the stitch, we need to do some groundwork. Select the brush tool.
Click on any hard brush and change the size to 9px.
From the brush settings, Brush Tip Shape , move the spacing slider to 200%. Now you can see the dots a far apart.
Apply the stroke. You can see the dotted line running around the path.
Apply Gaussian blur with the following settings.
To make the stitching we need to select 15px hard brush.
Change the roundness and spacing as shown.
To make the brush move according as the path, change the control to Direction from the drop menu.
Apply default bevel to lift the stitch thread.
Results are shown below.
Apply the same technique for the ellipse.
Its now time to put your content. Now you can place logo image or type. But be sute to use the layer blending to overlay.
Hope you enjoyed.