How to Create Handwriting Photo Overlays - Using Apps

Add a special touch to your Pinterest pins or Instagram photos by adding your own handwritten text or doodles. Better yet - do it on your phone! No need to transfer your phone photos to your laptop and no Photoshop required.

How to add your own handwriting as a text overlay on your photos. This technique uses apps - no Photoshop required!


Before we get started you'll need to download the following apps to your phone:

The video tutorial will walk you through how to:

  • Photograph your handwritten text
  • Edit the photo of your handwriting
  • Erase the background of your photo
  • Overlay your handwriting over an image

Ready? Let's go!

Did you give this technique a try? If so, leave a link to it in the comments. I'd love to check out what you create.