Tips & Tricks
Timesaving shortcuts from SignCraft readers
By SignCraft Magazine
Posted on Tuesday, August 30th, 2016
Add age or texture to your vector sign design in Photoshop
Want to age or add texture effects to your vector design in Photoshop with just a few clicks? Machine Wash Deluxe is a plug-in that seems like a natural for sign work. You can see everything it does on www.misterretro.com. You can make your image look weather worn in a variety of ways.
You can make your image appear to be on a background of wood, metal, brick or many other surfaces. It seems like a very good filter for sign work.
Ken Tamashiro, Ken’s Custom Signs, Long Beach, California You’ll find Ken’s Custom Signs work on Facebook.
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