Howdy! in the last tutorial we have learned to create the real snow falling effect. Today in this tutorial we will Make Snowflakes Vector around the picture in Photoshop. If you want to edit your photo in snowflakes border, then this tutorial is fit for you. We will use a snowflakes vectors technique to complete our work. So readout this tutorial complete and do practice at your end. Every step has been cleared with examples of images.
Image after Snowflakes
Steps to Make Snowflakes Vector around the Picture
Step 1: Open Park Snow Falling Image
In our first step of this tutorial, open an image from the computer in Photoshop window. For this purpose go to File -> Open or press the command Ctrl + O. The open new window will expose, here select the image from the computer and click on Ok button.
Step 2: Create New Layer in Layer Panel
After opening the original image now create a new layer. For this purpose, do click on the second right icon in below of the layer panel. Enter the name of the layer as “Fill White”. You will see a white layer in the layer panel.
After that, go to Edit -> Fill or press the command Shift + 5. A new fill window will open here pick up the white option click on Ok button. You will see the transparent sheet will convert white fill sheet.
Step 3: Use Rectangular Marquee Tool
In our 3rd step use the Rectangular Marquee Tool to select the area on the white sheet. Pick up the Rectangular Marquee Tool from the toolbar and make a selection on the white sheet like below picture. More about Marquee Tools see this http://www.photoshophelps.com/2015/08/06/photoshop-basics-ways-to-use-marquee-tools-for-selections/.
After selection of area press the key Delete from the keyboard. You will see the selected area will be removed, and the original background image will appear.
Step 4: Make Snowflakes Vectors
Now in step 4 make the snowflakes around the picture. For this purpose select the Custom Shape Tool from the Toolbar. After that, go to shape box above the screen and choose the Snowflak1 and drop it on the image. Look this http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-Custom-Shape-in-Photoshop/.
Step 5: Make Soft Round Edges by Brush Tool
In our 5th and last step, make the soft round edges around the image. For this purpose select the Brush Tool from Toolbar and pick-up and use the new brush style Soft Round Edges with Opacity 50% and Hardness 0 from above of window. Now paint this brush around the picture like below picture. See this
Finally, we have made snowflakes border around the image using Photoshop. I hope you will have enjoyed and will do practical work at your end. See the below picture, it is our final result.
After discussion of an above tutorial, I conclude that it is so easy to make snowflakes on a picture just using Photoshop. I followed the five steps, first of all, opened a park snow falling image from the computer. Created new layer and filled it, after that dropped the snowflake one shape. At the last made the Soft Round Edges by Brush Tool. It was the complete procedure; I’m sure you will have enjoyed it and will do practical work on your behalf.