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In this post I’ll be sharing 14 examples of simple text effects for GIMP users who may be looking to add some style to their typography. Each effect is accompanied by a video tutorial that explains how to apply them with step-by-step instructions that even a beginner could follow. Enjoy!
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Simple Text Effects for GIMP
In this tutorial you’ll be learning how to create a gold paint text effect that appears as if it were painted by hand with natural brush strokes.
Fill your text with a photograph of your choice with this simple punch out text effect for GIMP.
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This photorealistic text effect will have your text standing behind the horizon and reflected in some water.
Slice your text in half with this simple text effect for GIMP. The drop shadow is what really sells it.
This tutorial demonstrates how to turn a colorful photograph of a sunset into a dripping paint effect that can be applied to text, individual letters, or anything else you’d like.
Create cursive text that looks sort of like 3D pipes. Very simple effect that looks incredible.
Create text with a blue denim texture and stitching around the edges.
Give your text a distressed glitching effect with this simple tutorial.
Create some reflective text with a chrome bevel using this simple text effect for GIMP.
Create individual letters (or entire words) that appear to be cut out of some textured paper.
Take a trip back to the 80s with this vaporwave style retro text effect for GIMP.
Make an explosive impact with this light burst text effect for GIMP. This effect will also work with logos, icons, or any other kind of shape.
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Hi Nick, thank you for all your brilliant videos, tips and tricks. I love it because you are a great teacher. Please keep up the good work. When I first looked at Gimp and Inkscape, I thought – no ways am I going to get anything done in these programs but after watching your videos I am getting the hang of it. Thank you once again. You are a star!!