Photoshop for Designers: How to Create a Rubber Stamp


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Creating a rubber stamp

Here is another of those effects that at some point in your career as a graphic artist you are going to be asked to replicate and that is our Rubberstamp Effect. There are many different recipes for creating a rubberstamp and this is mine. So here's the finished version. I will just quickly break it down for you, and then we will recreate it. Black background, manila folder which actually started its life as a wingding character so its a simple piece of vector art work, has some layer effects applied to it, has a layer mask which is roughening the edges of it then some dodging and burning to add more texture to it.

And then in a group above this we have the stamp which is broken down into two pieces. There is the letters and the border of the stamp and then the recessed part of the stamp where we also see some impression of the ink. Let's start out here in our beginning file and the first thing I am going to do is just come to the manila folder and I am going to turn on the layer...

Creating a rubber stamp
Video duration: 8m 42s 4h 38m Intermediate

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Creating a rubber stamp provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Nigel French as part of the Photoshop for Designers: Textures

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Design
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Photoshop
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