Photoshop Learnings

How to text on a path:
Using either the shape tool (A) or pen tool (B) draw your path. Make certain paths mode is enabled (C).

Text on a path in Photoshop

Text on a path in Photoshop



Once your path is drawn (I used a simple ellipse tool) select your type tool. All type tools work, but the horizontals work best. Vertical creates a neat graphical effect.
Select text tool and apply text to path

Select text tool and apply text to path


Apply text to path

Apply text to path


Using the Vertical Type tool on a path

Using the Vertical Type tool on a path



Once your text is applied, all transformations (rotate, skew, etc) can be implemented.
Edit your text

Edit your text


Hal Orb in Photoshop

Hal Orb in Photoshop

Today I learned about Sphereize and how to put text on a path in Photoshop – all too easily done in Illustrator.

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