Carnival Poster with Hybrid Animkal

frogboyRemember your hybrid animal?  Now it’s time to use it as the featured image on a vintage carnival-style poster.  Look at these samples.

What are the common elements that you see in these posters?

Tools that you will use:

1. File>Place to add your hybrid animal image.
2. Filters to create a halftone/poster look. Go to Filter>Filter gallery and look at poster edges and some of the textures.
3. Bold fonts from
4. You MAY use an existing carnival poster to start and Photoshop in your image. Remember that you will have to clone stamp in backgrounds to make this work well visually.
5. Layer mask tools.