Letterpress text effect

Posted in Resources > Text Effects by Firetuts

Letterpress text effect is a relatively easy effect to achieve and relies on only two filters to get a really good look and feel.

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Create custom fonts design in Fireworks

Posted in Resources > Text Effects by Firetuts

Every now and again you will need to adjust the shape of a font you are using in a project, Ive needed to do this quite a few times when creating logo concepts that have a play on text shape rather than use a icon/shape logo. Create custom font shapes is an easy technique to learn and will give you loads more scope when coming up with those creative concepts.

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Add Radial Gradient in Text with fireworks

Posted in Resources > Text Effects by Firetuts

This is a tip good for poster art. Add radial gradient in text to spice things up. If you’re tired of using borders and bevels, try this.

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Realistic 10-step 3D simulation with reflection in Fireworks 8

Posted in Resources > 3D effects by Lucian

This tutorial will show how a realistic 3d simulation, such as text, could be created in Fireworks 8, a 2d software.

Our first guest post is written by Lucian. Enjoy!

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Beautify your name/logo with landscape background

Posted in Resources > Text Effects by Firetuts

I came across the ‘artwork’ of Nip/Tuck season 4. I don’t watch the show at all but the design I saw on a commercial caught my eye with a logo with landscape background. You can also do this in Photoshop, but here’s how to glamorize your name or logo with a cool scenic background with Fireworks.

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Create Web2.0 logos with Fireworks

Posted in Resources > Text Effects by Firetuts

You can make your very own Web2.0-style logo with Adobe Fireworks in this tutorial I’ll teach you a few simple techniques that can help you create Web2.0 logos. There are more methods out there, but here’s my favorite ones.

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