With this tutorial you are going to learn a method to design mailbox icon, you might have seen mailbox icon in the many websites, mobiles and another place.
New File: Take a new file with appropriate size as your design.
Make a Shape: Choose Pen Tool (P key) and points to make a shape as given below.
Effects: Go to Layer Menu > Layer Style > Stroke, Gradient Overlay and use both settings.
Your image should be similar.
Circle: Choose Black color and Ellipse tool (U key), draw a circle to show inside area of the mail box.
Make another: Select again ellipse tool and black color then draw a circle like a cap of the mail box.
Effect: G to layer Menu > Layer Style > Gradient Overlay and use both settings.
You will get it.
Support: Choose Rectangular tool (U key) and draw this shape.
You will have this.
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