Create a stylish design for a portfolio in Photoshop

?In this tutorial, we will create a simple but stylish website layout in Photoshop.

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Great, now we have everything we need, let’s get started.

Step 1

Create a new document (Ctrl + N) 1200 px wide and 1750 px high.

Step 2

Choose a tool Fill (Paint Bucket Tool) and fill the background with the color # f7f7f7.

Step 3

First create a new layer, to do this, go Layer> New> Layer (Layer> New> Layer) or press the key combination (Ctrl + Shift + N), then select the tool Rectangular area (Rectangular Marquee Tool) and create a rectangle in the middle of the document. Use the tool Fill (Paint Bucket Tool) to fill it with the color # d4d4d4.

Step 4

Next we will add noise to the rectangle, to do this, go Filter> Noise> Add Noise (Filter> Noise> Add Noise).

Step 5

Now let’s make a menu. To do this, select the tool Rectangle (Rectangle Tool) and create a small rectangle at the top.

Step 6

We need to add some gradient, so let’s go Layer> Layer Style> Gradient Overlay (Layer> Layer Style> Gradient Overlay).

Step 7

Choose a tool Line (Line Tool) and create a line below the menu rectangle with the color # 75d0eb.

Step 8

Now activate the tool Text (Text Tool) and add text navigation to our menu.

Step 9

Select Rounded Rectangle (Rounded Rectangle Tool) and create a small rectangle with the color # 00acd9. Place it under the text layer.

Step 10

Let’s create a logo. To do this, select the tool Pen (Pen Tool) and create a form.

Step 11

Right-click on the contour and select To form a selected area (Make Selection). Fill the selection with color # 00acd9

Step 12

Now we will add Radial gradient (Radial Gradient), for this we will go Layer> Layer Style> Gradient Overlay (Layer> Layer Style> Gradient Overlay).

Step 13

A little shadow will make our logo more beautiful, for this we will go Layer> Layer Style> Shadow (Layer> Layer Style> Drop Shadow).

Step 14

Choose a tool Text (Text Tool) and write the text of the logo.

Step 15

Now we draw a slider. First create a new layer (Crtl + Shift + N), then select a soft round Brush (Brush) use it to draw some shadow. Then select the tool Rectangle (Rectangle Tool) and create a rectangle above the shadow.

Step 16

Create another rectangle and place it on top of the previous one. Now add the same gradient that we added to our logo, but this time Linear gradient (Linear Gradient).

Step 17

Create a new layer (Ctrl + Shift + N) and select soft round Brush (Brush) use it on the right side of our new rectangle. Make sure the foreground color is #ffffff.

Step 18

Now move on Filter> Blur> Gaussian Blur (Filter> Blur> Gaussian Blur).

Note: set radius (Radiusa) blur 55.2 px

Step 19

Create a new layer (Ctrl + Shift + N) and select soft round Brush (Brush) Use it with color # 074859 to create a small shadow. Now add any picture. If you want, you can add a little Stroke for the image, for this we will go Layer> Layer Style> Stroke (Layer> Layer Style> Stroke).

Step 20

Now we activate the tool Text (Text Tool), and write the text on the left.

Step 21

To create a “Details” button, select Rounded Rectangle (Rounded Rectangle Tool) and create a small rectangle, fill it with # 00000 color. You can also add a black gradient that we added to the menu. Choose a tool Text (Text Tool) and add text, then using a soft round Brushes (Brush) draw a shadow.

Step 22

Activate the tool Rectangle (Rectangle Tool) and create a small rectangle. Fill it with #FFFFFF. Now move on Layer> Layer Style> Inner Glow (Layer> Layer Style> Inner Glow) and add an internal glow with color # 636363.

Step 23

Choose a tool Text (Text Tool) and add text. Next, create a small arrow with the tool. Pen (Pen Tool) and fill it with blue. Then add an icon from the icon set, which you can download at the beginning of the lesson.

Step 24

Now repeat the same process to create 4 rectangles.

Step 25

Choose a tool Rectangle (Rectangle Tool) and create a rectangle in the same way as we did for the slider. Move on Layer> Layer Style> Shadow (Layer> Layer Style> Drop Shadow).

Further Layer> Layer Style> Emboss (Layer> Layer style> Bevel and Emboss)

Further Layer> Layer Style> Stroke (Layer> Layer Style> Stroke)

Step 26

Now add an image to the slider. You can also add some Stroke images.

Step 27

Activate the tool Arbitrary shape (Custom Shape Tool) and select the arrow. You can also create an arrow using the tool. Pen (Pen tool). Now add a gradient to it in the same way as on the logo.

Step 28

Now repeat the same process and create another arrow. You can also duplicate a layer. Just right-click on the layer and select Duplicate layer (Duplicate Layer).

Step 29

Next, select the tool Rectangle (Rectangle Tool) again and create a rectangle with the color # 0e0e0e. Place a rectangle under the layers with arrows.

Now move on Filter> Noise> Add Noise (Filter-> Noise-> Add Noise) and add some noise.

Step 30

Create another ?? one rectangle at the bottom and fill it with color # 333333. Select a tool Line (Line Tool) and create a line with color # 686868.

Step 31

Now activate Text (Text Tool) and add copyright, navigation, etc. You can also add images. Simply insert the images and add a little Stroke to each.

Step 32

Finally, let’s create a search bar. To do this, select Rounded Rectangle (Rounded Rectangle Tool) and create a small rectangle with the color # 000000. Then go Layer> Layer Style> Shadow (Layer> Layer Style> Drop Shadow) and apply the specified settings.

Step 33

Now select the tool Text (Text Tool) and add text. After that, just insert the search icon and that’s it, it’s ready.

Now let’s look at the final result.

Our layout is ready! I hope you enjoyed this tutorial and learned something new for yourself.

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