Create a Rectangle
2.) Select the marquee tool and create a rectangle.
3.) Create a new layer
4.) Double click on the color chip to select the fill color
5.) Switch foreground to background color on the color chips
6.) Then hit ( control + backspace) this should fill the rectangle to the color you selected on its own layer.
8.) Click on the rectangle
9.) Hold the alt button then right click on the mouse and drag the rectangle down.
10.) Do this again to end up with three rectangles
Warp your Rectangle
12.) Go to edit/ transform/ warp
13.) Then warp it to the shape you desire.
14.) hit enter after you are finished with the warp tool.
---Video below to show how the warp tool is used---
Place a gradient on your warped rectangle
16.) In layer styles select gradient overlay.
17.) In gradient overlay change the angle to 0 degrees.
18.) Change the blend mode to multiply
19.) Next, make final adjustments to the gradient by moving it with your move tool.
20.) Lastly, hit ok when you are finished. Its located in the right hand corner.
--- video below to show how to use the gradient tool---
Warp your text
22.) reset your color chips by selecting the black and white chips
23.) Type out the word "ANNIVERSARY" I used baskerville old style, but you can select what ever you like.
24.) Rasterize your type by right clicking on the type layer and selecting rasterize
25.) Go to warp tool and size the text
26.) double click on the layer again and change the text color to white.
---Video below to show how to warp your text ---
Please also check out the quick start tutorials for photoshop click here.