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Create a Copper Texture in Photoshop

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Learn how to create copper texture in Adobe Photoshop from scratch using filters. With this simple technique you can create any type of brushed metal texture in any size you want. Learning how to make your own custom textures in Photoshop is a lot of fun!

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How to Create a Copper Metal Texture from Scratch in Adobe Photoshop

In this tutorial we are going to learn how to create a brushed copper texture in Photoshop from scratch using filters.

copper metal texture photoshop tutorial

Create a new PSD file 1300x1300px. You can make the document larger/smaller in size but it is important to be a square and not a rectangle. That means that the width and the height have the same size. Create a new layer called Copper Texture and fill it with white color.

Go to Filter > Noise > Add Noise and set the Amount to 50%, Distribution Uniform and Monochromatic.

noise photoshop filter

Go to Filter > Blur > Motion Blur. Set the Angle to 0 and the Distance around 40 pixels. The texture already has some horizontal stripe lines that start to look like brushed metal.

motion blur photoshop filter

Press CTRL+T or go to Edit > Transform > Scale and set the horizontal scale to 103% or more depending on your canvas size.

transform scale in photoshop

Go to Image > Trim and trim based on transparent pixels.

image trim in photoshop

Go to Filter > Distort > Polar Coordiantes and choose Rectangular to Polar.

filter polar coordinates in photoshop

Press CTRL+T or go to Edit > Transform > Scale and set the horizontal and vertical scale to 135% or more depending on your canvas size.

transform scale in photoshop
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4 comment(s) for "Create a Copper Texture in Photoshop"

ludmila
ludmila
3:51 AM Monday, September 19, 2016
thank`s a lot ! Very interesting @ useful ! reply
FotoGuzik
3:04 AM Thursday, October 06, 2016
Great and simple tutorial. Thanks! reply
Marat
Marat
1:16 AM Saturday, December 03, 2016
My first texture! Thanks! reply
Marat
Marat
1:16 AM Saturday, December 03, 2016
My second texture! :) reply

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