In this tutorial I will show you how to create a candy in Photoshop using intermediate level skills. I was inspired by this amazing candy icons and vectors to create my own sets of icons and later to make this tutorial. The Photoshop lollipop is really easy to create using the Twirl Filter and Photoshop gradients. You can easily customize it to create different lollipop shapes and colors. The result is a cute cartoon lollipop that can be used for example as website icon. If you decide to use you have to give us credit. For our registered users we giveaway the lollipop psd file with all the layers intact so you can follow the steps of this tutorial better.
Learn how to create a realistic candy cane text effect, perfect for the upcoming winter season and holidays. We only need three layers with the perfect layer styles. Another important thing is of course to use the right font, that has to be bold and rounded. The final touch will be to add some stripes for a nice candy cane look. This Photoshop candy effect can be applied not only to text but also to any shape with beautiful results. Because this is a really time consuming process I plan to make a PSD action that can easily add a glossy candy effect to any shape.
Time for another free Photoshop action inspired by the upcoming Christmas season. I truly love candies and they tend to be one of my favorite inspiration theme. So you can check out my previous candy tutorials and resources. In one of my Photoshop tutorials I tried to create a candy cane text effect. Playing further with the layer styles, I've managed to make a mint candy effect that looks pretty nice. So now you can download the Photoshop action that recreates that mint candy look. The good news is that my free action works with any layer(text, vector or rasterized layer) so all you have to do is play the action. Hope you like it!
The winter time of year is at our doorsteps and the holidays are coming in just a few weeks. So today we'll create a candy glass text effect perfect for creating Christmas typography. You can be creative and fill the glass letters with other sweets like chocolate candies for example.
Fresh collection of candy styles for Photoshop that you must have. The list contains free candy styles but also some premium files if you are willing to spend some money. You will see that some of the free candy styles are better than the premium ones. The pop candy is one of my favorite styles ever. If you want to read some more related resources like candy tutorials, how to create chocolate and cookies check out our candy resources. This collection includes only Photoshop styles, that means you are downloading a file with ASL extension. After you download the ASL file you have to install it in Photoshop; double click on the file or simply drag and drop in Photoshop. Open the layer styles window of any layer and from the Styles choose the style that you have just uploaded.
Texture are always useful when working with Photoshop or any other digital graphic design software like Illustrator or 3ds max for instance. So there are never enough good textures and you never know when you will need one. In this new list of free textures I have gathered the best cake textures, candy textures and other sweets textures like cookies, biscuits, pancakes and so on. There are some ways in which you can use a cookie texture for example to make cookie text effects. You can make really great cookie styles for Photoshop using this cake texture collection.
To make candies, cookies or chocolate in Photoshop is not very hard if you know exactly what effects and layer styles to apply. From this collection of Photoshop tutorials you can find out how to create all sort of great looking sweets. Some of my favorite tutorials are the chocolate text effect, the honey text and the icecream effect.
I was browsing the internet the other day in search of candy icons. Finding so many icons and vectors I've decided to gather them in a list. They are all hand picked by me so there should not be problems with the broken downloads or links. There are different types of sweets like cakes, candies, chocolates, ice creams, donuts, etc. So you have a lot of icons to choose from. You can download them for free, sometimes the credit is required, so I advise you to read the rules of every author. I hope you find this list useful! Enjoy!
The new icon set "Free Sweet Candy Mix Social Icon Pack" contains 17 free social icons available in 4 colors: blue, orange, red and purple. The "Free Candy Mix Social Icon Pack" consists of high quality, free 128x128 pixels icons, PNG file format for the following social networks: Delicious, Designbump, Designfloat, DevianArt, Digg, Diigo, Facebook, Feedburner, Flickr, Gmail, LinkedIn, NewsWire, Reddit, RSS Feed, Stumbleupon, Technorati and Twitter. I hope you like these icons and find them useful!
This new set contains social networking icons in PNG format. Due to the high level of detail I have decided to make just 4 icons for my favorite social networks. So you can get for free these cake Facebook , cake Twitter, cake Rss and cake DeviantArt icons. If you need any other icon, you can contact us and order. The cake icons are saved as PNG files with transparency so that you can easily integrate them with any background color, size 256x256 px. I am planning to make a tutorial on how to create a cake icon in Photoshop really soon and I will also provide the PSD file. You can also read our previous related articles Candy Icons and Vectors and Candy Social Icons. Download lots of sweet icons available for free.