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Distressing a graphic

Distressing a graphic

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I'm a screen printer & I need help distressing a graphic making it look old and flaking off.  Abercrombie and Old Navy uses this effect a lot.  Any help would be appreciated.  Thanks.

Alex

RE: Distressing a graphic

One easy way to do it is to layout your text/graphic and select the eraser tool, using a dappled brush tip and selectively erase some of the text/graphic. To increase the effect you could use a dappled brush to paint over the graphic in a "faded" color of the original. Use a gaussian blur to diminish the newness of the art.

Hope this helps.

Jann Mirchandani

RE: Distressing a graphic

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Thank You.

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