How to create your own distressed thin blue line flag on canvas?Alison Brown
Creating a unique distress thin blue line flag canvas wall art might be a great gift idea for your beloved ones? Why? It is very simple. It is unique in the sense that it let you pay your tribute to that someone very special. It leaves the history a design of your creation. And lots of goodies for making one and the most important thing remains to a how-to question.
Today we are going to show you how to make a thin blue line flag like this for canvas printing purposes. This is, of course, one of our recaps of what we did back in 2006 when we first created this design.
Instructions on how to make a thin blue line artwork:
- Open Photoshop
- Create a thin blue line canvas image size of 150cm x 80cm
- Find the national flag that you like. These images can easily be bought from Shutterstock or any free image site with no license.
- Add the grunge effect by buying the vector set from any stock site. You get hundreds of them to choose from.
- Create you thin color line in a rectangular shape. You can create a thin blue line, red line, green line or simply any color your recipient likes. This is how I created the lines just as below. We can move it around and adjusting the size of them. First I created an area for the reds to appear. You may choose the red tone that you like.Now I created a blue line and we could easily attach it to the right place.
Stretched it all over to the right. Now it was all covered in the thin blue line:
Now I tried it with another distressed USA thin blue line flag.
Please note that this design skill not limited to any flag. For example, if you have a friend from the UK and you would like to make a thin blue cross on a UK thin blue line canvas flag as a gift! Easy! Follow the steps above.
Make sure you save it when you are done!
Send us the file. We will help you to ensure the quality is good to print on canvas.
Check out other thin blue line items to have more ideas about how to make a thin blue line flag for printing on canvas panels!
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This article was first created on Aug 18, 2006.