Photoshop allows you to create almost any special effect you can envision. The following links and videos will guide you through the process of making your imagery even more special and interesting. Check these out. Can you use these as a starting point and add even more ideas to make things more creative?

The following links are general Photoshop Tutorial Links that may be helpful in your pursuit of AWESOMENESS!

How To Make Objects or Text Look Metallic

Making Corroded/Metal Text....You could apply this to an object too.

How to Make Realistic Water Drops

Splatter or Dispersion Effect