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Snowman Christmas Card
Tutorials Drawing 16743 Views July 27th, 2010

Hello, In this tutorial I want to show you how simple it is to make a Christmas card. I will draw a snowman and place it in a fairy tale winter landscape. I will also show you how to draw snow and tree branches.


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Draw a white circle with Ellipse Tool. Than with Elliptical Marquee Tool select like in the image and press delete . Go to Edit - Transform - Scale and set 70%. Set the layer opacity from 100% to 85%. Than go to Blending Options and set Outer Glow spread 14 and size 16.

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We are almost done.

Step 13 - Final Step

Write " wishes you a Merry Christmas!" with this settings:

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Than right click and choose Rasterize Type. Go to edit - Transform - Perspective.

For the final touch go to Blending Options and do the following setting for this text layer.

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This is the result I really hope you like it!

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And of course I am wishing you a Merry Christmas!

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6 comment(s) for "Snowman Christmas Card"

7:00 AM Thursday, December 10, 2009
I'll be trying this tut out soon. Great job! reply
7:00 AM Friday, December 11, 2009
i'll add some snowflakes! thanks for the tut reply
7:00 AM Tuesday, August 10, 2010
Dude, there are 40 degrees Celsius outside i am melting ... your snowman it is so happy surrounded by snow :((( reply
12:00 AM Monday, December 17, 2012
I know that is not perfect, but for my experience i can say that i like it :)
The tutorial was again great, thanks! reply
12:03 AM Monday, December 17, 2012
Nice result Emiliya,
I am really glad you like the Snowman Christmas tutorial, thank you! reply
1:30 AM Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Maybe incorporating something other than drawing everything with the pen tool? reply

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