Creating A 2D Flag
This tutorial teaches you how to create a 2d flag in Adobe Photoshop.
Download this example.psd file.
This technique can be used to make any type of flag.
Step two - Select the layer flag. Go to edit>transform>wrap.
Step three - Set the wrap mode to flag and set the blend percentage to 21.
Step four - Go to the burn brush.
Burn (shade) the sections of the flag.
Step five - Go to edit>transform>scale, and shrink the size of the flag.
Step six - Draw a straight line (hold the shift key and drag downwards with your mouse with the brush tool).
Step seven - Go to layer>layer style>drop shadow... Set the size to 8 and press OK.
Step eight - Go to edit>transform>rotate. Set the angle to -21.0 degrees.
Step nine - Go to layer>duplicate layer... Call it flag two.
Step ten - Go to edit>transform>flip horizontal.
Step eleven - Go to edit>free transform and move it into position.