Play Speed
  • 0.5x
  • 1x (Normal)
  • 1.25x
  • 1.5x
  • 2x
5 Videos (11m)
    • Getting Started

    • Seting Up Your Smart Effect

    • Building The Chalk Effect

    • Finishing Touches

    • Using Multiple Colors


About This Class


In this class you'll learn how to turn your lettering into chalk art in Photoshop. The texture is built completely inside of Photoshop - no chalk required. Once you build the effect, you can easily swap out new artwork and even add and change colors. It's a super easy and fun way to add some texture to your designs and even bring new life to old work. 

99 of 100 students recommendSee All

Super realistic and beautiful effect! The instruction is clear and easy to follow. And for someone who hasn't used Photoshop since the first Creative Suite, it's a great way to practice working with filter galleries and smart objects again!
Great course. Informatice, short , professional and clear. It's not for beginners in Photoshop though. I am looking forward to use it in upcoming projects. Keep them coming!
Ioannis Giftakis

Always find a way

This effect is super easy and looks gorgeous!





Jamie Bartlett

Graphic designer and left-handed letterer

Jamie Bartlett is a graphic designer and left-handed letterer working out of Denver, CO. She graduated from John Brown University with a degree in Graphic Design and now runs a shop for her hand lettered designs and fonts. Her work reflects everything she loves in life: a good cup of coffee, nerdy design terms, tandem bikes, road trips, and so much more.

Check out all Jamie's classes to learn her tricks of the trade.

To see what she's up to now, follow her on Instagram ...

See full profile