In this quick Photoshop tutorial, I’ll take you through the basic set-up for your canvas, picking and using a simple included Photoshop brush, resizing a brush in Adobe Photoshop, painting colors and managing them as layers, and then how to blend your colors into clean contrasting gradients.

Finally I cover how you can add a volume of depth by adding texture through effects – and typography for the final touch.

If you’re looking to learn more about the basics and principles of gradients, gradient types, and extra tips for creating beautiful gradients, check out this brief guide from Adobe. How to Use Gradient Color in UX Design