Shopkeepers want to sell their products in less time. So they make several of schemes to run their business in good ways. Sometimes they give a discount of many percents’s on products to compete the other companies. Because customer like discount and may purchase more and more due to special offers. You can catch the customer’s attraction by making an attractive SALE poster for your store front door. If you don’t know how to design the sale poster then don’t be a worry. In this tutorial, we are going to design offer banner for shop door in Photoshop with easiest steps.
Concentrate on every step and do practice at your end after reading this complete tutorial. I’m sure you’ll become an expert in graphics designing.
Design Offer Banner for Shop Door
Step 1: Create New Document
First of all create a new document related to poster size. Go to File -> New from the main menu of press the command Ctrl + N from the keyboard to create a new file.
A new window will open having further options, the first choice in this window is Name so change the name of the new document as “Shop Poster”. In next option pick the Preset value as Custom from a drop down menu.
After putting the name of a file and preset value now go on next options Width and Height. This is a very imperative feature and associated to poster size. Set out the values of Width 18 Inches and Height 20 Inches.
The coming option is a resolution, this feature is related to graphics superiority of your banner so put the resolution value 50 Pixels / Inch. If you’ll adjust a small value of resolution then don’t think it’ll provide you superior graphics results. The standard file size is 1.5 Mbs, so don’t set the resolution below the trash hold size especially for banner and posters. In next choice pick up Color Mode RGB 8bit with Background Content White.
After putting all fields now click on an OK button to apply the filled values. When you’ll click on an OK button the poster new white blank sheet will seem like below picture. First remove the lock of the background layer, doing double-click on the layer in Layer Panel.
Step 2: Add SALE Text into Poster
The white blank sheet is ready for designing, first insert a text into the poster. Select the Type Tool from the Toolbar and pick up the area where you want to add text. Type SALE with text format Franklin Gothic, font size 675pt and font color #ed021e.
In the below of the first text now write the sale opportunity text “UP TO 50% OFF” with text format Franklin Gothic, font size 100pt and font color #ed021e. Click on Tick Icon above the window to finalize the setting.
Step 3: Insert Images
All text has been added now add some images related to shoes or other products. Open some shoes pictures with Photoshop. Then drag these images in one Tab to another Tab with a help of Move Tool.
Step 4: Drop Shadow of Images
After adding images now drop shadow of images, for this drive you must go Layer -> Layer Style -> Drop Shadow from the main menu. A new window will expose holding shadow options. Set these possibilities as Opacity 50%, Angle 90°, Distance 5px, Size 5px and click on Ok button.
Step 5: Save Banner in PNG Format
At the last save your final poster in PNG image format, just go to File -> Save give the extension PNG from the drop down menu and save it into a computer. Finally, we’ve designed sale poster for the shop. Enjoy this tutorial and do practice at every step.
I conclude that it is easy to create a sale poster in Photoshop. I followed only 5 steps to complete this all process. First created new document related to poster size. Inserted the text into a poster with text format Franklin Gothic, font size 675pt. Wrote other text with same features but font size 100pt. Inserted images and gave drop shadow from the layer style option. At the last saved final poster in PNG image format into a computer.