Always wanted a unique Facebook Timeline Cover? Couldn’t find any on the internet? Then you just stumbled to the correct spot. Here is a very easy and simple tutorial to get a beautiful cover for you timeline.
Program used: Adobe Photoshop
First create a new document (Ctrl + N) in Photoshop, 11 X 4 inches with white background, so that you can use it as your Facebook Timeline cover photo.
Download ‘Alone In The Universe Background’ and paste it into canvas. Adjust it as shown in the image below.
Now, we will apply some gradient. You can do this by Layer > New fill layer > Gradient or you can simply click on icon for ‘Create new Layer or Adjustment Layer’ on bottom left of Layer tab.
We will choose a Violet (#290a59) to Orange (#ff7c00) gradient. Then change blending mode to Overlay.
Next step is to use Brush to create some grass. Create a new layer and use Brush Tool (B) with a Grass brush. Draw some grass of different size at the bottom.
Download this image. Use magic eraser tool (E) to erase extra portion. Click anywhere on the white portion to erase all the white portion.
Now paste it on Canvas on adjust it to the right. You can use your own image for customized look.
Last step of this tutorial is to add some Butterflies. For this we will again use Brush tool. Using Butterfly brush draw some Butterflies of different sizes around the boy.
Now your Facebook Timeline cover photo is ready. You can also add favorite quote to the left hand side.