Q&A: Photoshop Homework 9

Q1. How do I create the snow?
A1. Apply a blending mode to the snow image to delete the background.

Q2. What is the texture on the text?
A2. It is a pattern overlay.

Q3. How does the frame fit the canvas size?
A3. The frame image will need to be transformed without distortion using Content Aware Scale.

To make the grass with less colour/saturation do I need to make a mask on the saturation layer for just the grass?

If you don’t want the adjustment layer to apply to other areas, then you can use the built in layer mask on the adjustment layer, yes.