Christmas is the time to spread happiness and joy all around. As a web designer, you are probably preparing to impress visitors by decorating your websites with creative and eye-catching Christmas elements.
Here, I am presenting a collection of 35 useful Christmas Photoshop tutorials. The list consists of Christmas tutorials that vary from basic levels to those involving complex drawings. You can learn how to design Christmas balls, Christmas trees, snowflakes, snowman, Christmas fonts and much more Christmas resources. I hope this showcase of Photoshop tutorials will help your beautiful and attractive web designs. Have a happy Christmas holiday season!
This Photoshop tutorial will show you the steps to create a stunning Merry Christmas background using colorful shapes in Photoshop CS5. You will learn to use advanced compositing techniques, layer styles, custom shapes and brushes.
It’s a useful Christmas tutorial of designing eye-catching Christmas balls with flowers. These Christmas balls are like real images of glass balls.
This is a great tutorial for you to learn to design awesome Christmas balls with other decorations, very useful.
This Photoshop tutorial will teaches in details of how to design colorful Christmas balls with stars and ribbons.
It’s another Christmas tutorial to show you how to make funny colorful Christmas balls using Photoshop techniques.
It’s a Christmas resources tutorial of golden Christmas balls with glowing lines in the interior.
Tutorial helps you to learn how to design an abstract Christmas illustration with colorful shapes and glass baubles. It teaches you to use simple shapes and gradients in Adobe Photoshop CS5.
This Christmas Photoshop Tutorial teaches you how to create nice ornaments of Christmas balls for Christmas themed graphics and web designs in just a few simple steps.
In this tutorial you will learn how to use shapes, ellipse tool and gradients in Photoshop to create clean and beautiful Christmas balls.
10. Christmas Balls
Another Photoshop Tutorial helps you learn how to use simple style effect to create a self-designed Christmas ball with a snowman over it.
Photoshop tutorial gives you some tips on how to create and decorate Christmas tree with balls and stars. You will learn how to add a layer style, draw Christmas balls, apply brushes etc.
This Christmas tutorial also shows you easy steps and techniques to design a simple Christmas tree. It shows how to use the brush presets and modify its properties.
In this tutorial, you’ll go through easy steps and techniques to design beautiful Christmas tree as website decoration, wallpaper and even an e-card to send to your friends.
14. Christmas Tree
This tutorial will teach you how to create a Christmas tree in a snow landscape.
This is a Christmas tutorial of how to draw comic Christmas trees in a rounded style.
This Photoshop tutorial teaches you how to design a stylized Christmas tree with easy steps and techniques.
This Christmas resources tutorial will show techniques to use custom shapes and pen tool in Photoshop CS3 to create Christmas tree with stars in a few simple steps.
18. Christmas tree
This Photoshop tutorial is about how to create an eye catching Christmas tree with stars and some curves using brushes, different shapes and layer styles in Photoshop CS3.
This is a tutorial telling you how to create your own unique and beautiful Christmas tree with curve lines to decorate your website.
Tutorial of how to make a large, straight and discreetly decorated Christmas tree.
Christmas Snowflakes and Snowman
This tutorial will use both Illustrator and Photoshop to create a cool winter background with dozens of snowflakes in detail. The focus will be showing you how to create custom patterns in Illustrator and custom brushes from these patterns in Photoshop.
This tutorial is special for web designers to create snowflakes in details.
It’s a Christmas resources Photoshop tutorial to teach you how to create lovely Christmas snowman for your websites design or Christmas cards.
This Photoshop tutorial teaches you to make a cartoon Christmas snowman with a wrapped scarf, twigs for arms, buttons, a carrot nose and a top hat. Yet it is made completely from scratch (only use one brush).
This is a simple Christmas tutorial in the spirit of winter for beginners. It explains how to create a Christmas snowman animation in Photoshop.
26. Snow on Text
This tutorial of Christmas resource teaches you how to create nice looking snow effect on your text. You can use the effect on Christmas themed web graphics.
In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create an ice effect completely from scratch using special Photoshop Brushes. This effect can be applied to any shape you want and can add some great style.
This tutorial use a few different techniques including Photoshop styles, image overlays, and vector masks to create a festive text effect that is perfect for Christmas and holiday designs like greeting cards, website headers and e-mail blasts.
Other Christmas Resources
This tutorial will show you how to create Christmas candles containing the holly and flower. Using such Christmas ornaments to decorate your website is a good idea.
This tutorial will show you how to make colored Christmas lights in Photoshop using the Pen Tool.
It’s a Christmas resources tutorial helping you make a Bronze-Christmas-bell with flowers and ribbons in Photoshop. You can also add text of “Merry Christmas” on this bell.
If you want to decorate your websites with fashion Christmas resources, this Photoshop tutorial will help you to create pretty girl in Christmas suite.
Read this tutorial of drawing Santa’s sleigh in Photoshop and learn more techniques to decorate your website with Christmas resources.
In this tutorial, you will learn how to create a Christmas wreath in vector file format.
This Photoshop tutorial will show you how to create web design graphic with Santa Claus and Christmas trees.