Transparent Glass Lettering

Tutorials Shared by the Internet Community


Transparent Glass Lettering

Learn how to make a stunning glass text effect. Adapted from a Photoshop tutorial.


  • Total Hits - 33887

  • Total Votes - 100 votes

  • Vote Up - 43 votes

  • Vote Down - 57 votes

  • Domain -

  • Category - GIMP/Text Effects

  • Submitted By - Devesh Khanna

  • Submitted on - 2008-04-03 00:47:06


Step 1

Create a new file and fill the background with a dark gradient. I used #0f291a to #22502b.

Now type in a word with a nice font and a light color. I used Myriad Pro, 144px at #72bd90:

Step 2

Select your text layer and set its opacity to 60%. Now select the text tool and click on your text, then click "Create Path from Text":    More detail...

Broken  |   Save  |   Liked  |   Down

E-Books Store