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Gold Text Effect

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In this tutorial, we will learn to create gold text effect.

Create a new file. Fill the background with medium gray. Type "Gold" with Times New Roman 100 point font.



Apply Gradient overlay as shown:-



Image after applying above layer style.



Press control+j to duplicate the layer. Hide the original layer by clicking on the eye icon in its name in layer pallate. Click on the duplicate layer to activate it. Control+click on its layer name in layer pallate to select it.
Go to select>modify>contract and contract the selection to 2 pixels.



Image after contracting the selection :-



Press shift+control+i to invert the selection. Press alt+control+shift and click on the text layer name in layer pallate to select it. Your selection will be like this :-



Create another layer. Fill the selection with color values shown in figure by gradient tool.



Apply these layer styles in it:-





Image after applying above layer styles :-



Now, unhide the original type layer. Move it to 4 pixel right side :-



Add these layer styles in it.





Image after applying above layer styles :-



Create another layer. Set the foreground color to white. Select this brush size.



Draw some stars over the gold text. Our nice looking gold text effect is completed.







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