Text Effects

So you want to spice up the title graphics on your website. This is how to get a cool text effect using Paint Shop Pro 7.

example

  • Begin with plain text. Don't deselect it.
  • Go to Effects>Texture Effects>Fine Leather
  • Set Blur to 40. Number of furrows to 1. Length of furrows to 4. Transparency to 250.
  • Click OK.

example

  • Go to Effects>3D Effects>Inner Bevel
  • Play around with the settings until you find a look you like, and click OK.
  • When you're happy with it, add a drop shadow from Effects>3D Effects>Drop Shadow and you're done.

example

You can also download and install hundreds of different plug-in that will add a great many extra effects.