Create a Pixel-Perfect Notebook Icon in Photoshop

Open up Photoshop and create new document


Step 2

Open the Wooden background , press Ctrl+ T to scale it fit to our background.Now Image > Adjustment> Curve, like this image



Step 3

And this is result


Step 4

Create a Rounded rectangle (shortcut U) with fixed size 700px x 550px and Radius = 40px. Fill it with color # 742b00


Step 5

Now press Filter > Noise > Add noise


Step 6

Then right click for Blending Option > Drop Shadow


Step 7

And we got result like this, we name it ” cover 1″


Step 8

Next, we create second Rounded rectangle (shortcut U) with same size 700px x 550px and Radius = 40px. Fill it with color # 5c3016. Then press Ctrl + T to scale it a little bit smaller than first rectangle which name “cover 1”. And we name the second rounded rectangle as “cover 2”


Step 9

Duplicate the “cover 2” ,click on Layer thumbnail and change the color with # 742b00. We name this layer as “cover 3” . Go to Filter > Noise > Add noise


Step 10

Next, go to Filter > Blur > Motion blur.


Step 11

Change the layer which name “cover 3” to Multiply and we got a result like this


Step 12

Next, we create the fourth rounded rectangle with fixed size 660px x 520px, fill the color #571803,add the layer style like this image. We name it as ” cover 4″


Step 13

And this is the result


Step 14

Now, we create the fifth rounded rectangle with fixed size 610px x 490px , fill it with color #ffffff .


Step 15

Add Layer style for Drop Shadow


Step 16

Then add layer style for Inner Shadow


Step 17

And add layer style for Gradient


Step 18

Here is the result


Step 19

Create next rounded rectangle with size 610px x 490px,fill color #ffffff and we scale it a little bit smaller like this image . We name this layer as “Paper”


Step 20

Add layer style for Drop Shadow


Step 21

And add layer style for Inner Shadow.


Step 22

We got a result like this

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