This tutorial will help you learn how to use Adobe Photoshop and Illustration by creating a realistic-looking ketchup text effect. This will also show you how to smear or smudge the ketchup effect to add flair to the design.

The tutorial already has some of the project files included and the necessary step to create this effect. Make sure you have Photoshop and Illustrator ready to get this done. Also, download and install a script font, if you don’t have one as this enhances the effect and make it more realistic.

Follow these instructions and you’ll get a ketchup effect in no time: http://design.tutsplus.com/tutorials/how-to-create-a-smeared-ketchup-text-effect-in-adobe-photoshop–cms-20557