29
Sep
2013

Design a Square Gradient Background in Photoshop

Posted in: Photoshop 1 Comment

Today we will design a nice looking gradient square background. Tutorial is very easy and will hardly take 10-15 minutes.

Final Preview

Before I start the tutorial, let’s see the final image of the background pattern that we will design in this tutorial.
gradient square background

Step 1:

Create a new document of size 600 X 600px and transparent background.
New Document in photoshop

Step 2:

Fill the background with gradient using color #759018 and #b3d63a
Fill gradient color

Step 3:

Apply Mosaic filter Filter -> Pixelate -> Mosaic and use cell size of 30
mosaic filter

Step 4:

Apply sharpen filter 5-6 times.
Filter -> Sharpen -> Sharpen

Step 5:

Create a duplicate layer of the current layer and name it Layer 2
Create duplicate layer

Step 6:

Rotate the original layer (Layer 1) by 45 degree and duplicate layer (Layer 2) by 135 degree.
Rotate layer

Step 7:

Set layer mode of duplicate layer (Layer 2) to Soft Light
Change layer mode

Step 8:

Crop the overlapped area.
Crop

Done!!

This is our final image.
gradient square background

You may use different color combination, like:
gradient square background-2

About the Author

Name: Ravi Shekhar
I love learning and sharing web stuffs.

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