[ Secretary Day - PSP X4 tutorial - written by @nn ] - 2012

Secretary Day

::: Update: September 2015 - ASDwebdesigns :::

INFO

This lesson was written by Ann on March17 2012in the Dutch version from PSP X4.

---------------------- [ Copyrightę2012 ] ----------------------

Any resemblance with an existing lesson is merely a coincidence.
Lessons translated in English by Jille.
Lorna translates in French
Bhyma Web (Maria) translates in Spanish.
Marion translates in German.

TD-studio uses often tubes from Kitty & Annelies with permission.
find their group here: http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/A-and-K-Tubes-Unlimited/

A & K tubes  unlimited

Degree of difficulty: Level 1 - Items: 72 :::



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  • 5 Filters:
      • Mura's Meister
      • EC 5: Impact
      • Unlimited 2.0
      • Toadies
      • AP Lines

  • Preparation
    Choose a dark color for the foreground #690009, and a lighter one for the background #e8e6e6.
    Change foreground color into foreground/background gradient with these settings:
    1

    Material palette to start the lesson:
    2

    Make toolbar Script actif Image - Toolbars - script

    Feel free to change the opacity and blend mode from the layers if you work with different colors. You can colorize if necessary

    The lesson

  1. file - new Image:
    Click right with the mouse button to select the gradient
    3
  2. Effects - plugins - Simple - Diamonds
  3. Effects - Distortion Effects - polar coordinates:
    4
  4. Adjust - Blur - Motion Blur :
    5

    Result:
    6
  5. Layers - New Raster layer
  6. Flood fill with the light background color LK
  7. Effects - texture Effects - Weave:
    Use your Foreground /background colors
    7
  8. Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance more
  9. Activate Layer palette: Blend mode: normal; Opacity: 50%
    Result:
    ex1
  10. Layers - Duplicate
  11. Image - Flip (X4 users: see scripts - trusted, other versions, Image - Mirror and flip)
  12. Activate Layer palette: Blend mode: Luminance (L); Opacity: 60%
  13. Layers - New Raster layer
  14. Flood fill with the light background color LK
  15. Layers - New Mask layer - from Image and choose my mask:
    8
  16. Layers - Merge - Merge group
  17. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:
    9
  18. Activate Layer palette:
    10
  19. Activate this file @nn_170312_text_birds_layers_SD_tdstudio.pspimage
    (You can export as custom brush and give it the color you want)
    Activate layer "origin"
    Edit - Copy
    Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area
  20. Move tool - move to its place:
    11
  21. Activate Layer palette: Blend mode: Soft Light; Opacity: 100
  22. Activate layer "# jobs" from this file @nn_170312_text_birds_layers_SD_tdstudio.pspimage
    Edit - Copy
    Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area
  23. Move tool - move to the right place:
    12
  24. Image - negative
  25. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:
    9
  26. Window - Duplicate (for the background - continue with the original)
  27. Layers - Duplicate (text # jobs is duplicated)
  28. Layers - New Raster layer
  29. Flood fill with the light background color LK
  30. Layers - New Mask layer - from Image:
    17
  31. Layers - Merge - Merge group
  32. Activate the tube from Annelies: Alies 746-woman red roses-12012012.pspimage
    Edit - Copy
    Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area
  33. Tube Mirror (Image - mirror or Script - trusted)
  34. and move to the right spot see print screen :
    18
  35. Activate Layer palette: Blend mode: Soft Light; Opacity: 100%
  36. Layers - Duplicate
    Result:
    19
  37. Layers - New Raster layer
  38. Flood fill with the light background color LK
  39. Layers - New Mask layer - from Image and choose my 3d mask:
    20
  40. Layers - Merge - Merge group
  41. Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance more
  42. Effects - plugins - AP Lines - Silverlining:
    21
  43. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:
    22
  44. Layer palette - Decrease Opacity into 50%
  45. Activate Image: redroses_125 (Resize if you use an other image)
  46. Activate toolbar Script and select my script in the list: @nn_170312_randen_SecretaryDay_tdstudio (Image - Toolbars - Scripts checked)
    13
    Click on the arrow and let the script run. You can choose the option "Edit selected script"if you want to change the colors
  47. This frame, Edit - Copy
    Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area (do not move!)
  48. Effects - Image Effects - Offset:
    14
  49. Effects - plugins - Mura's Meister - copies:
    copies
  50. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:
    15

    Result:
    16
  51. Layers - New Raster layer
  52. Activate Selection Tool - Custom selection with these values
    23

    24

    25
  53. Flood fill with the light background color
  54. Selections - Deselect all
  55. Effects - plugins - unlimited 2.0 - Toadies - What are you: 20/20 (standard settings)
  56. Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More
  57. Layer palette: Blend mode: Soft Light; Opacity: 100%
  58. Activate file @nn_170312_text_birds_layers_SD_tdstudio.pspimage:
    Secretary Day, for that...
    Edit - Copy
    Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area and move a little:
    26
  59. Window - Duplicate
  60. Layers - Merge - Merge all (flatten)
  61. Image - resize 10%
    27
  62. Activate toolbar Script and select my script in the list: @nn_170312_randen_SecretaryDay_tdstudio
    13
    Click on the arrow and let the script run. You can choose the option "Edit selected script"if you want to change the colors
  63. This little frame: Edit - Copy
    Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area
  64. Effects - plugins - EC5 Impact - Perspective shadow tab SETTINGS - user settings choose my preset: @nn_180312_SecretaryDay_EC5_PS_1.f1s
  65. With the Move tool - move see print screen:
    28
  66. Activate this file: @nn_170312_text_birds_layers_SD_tdstudio.pspimage
    Activate the layer with the birds
    Edit - Copy
    Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area and move to a nice spot
    (option: duplicate, mirror, resize and place the birds on a spot of your choice)
  67. Layers - Merge - Merge all (flatten)
  68. Activate toolbar Script: and select my script: @nn_170312_frame_SecretaryDay_tdstudio ( click on the little arrow and let the script run)
  69. Activate your minimized Image for the background
  70. Layers - Merge - Merge all (flatten)
  71. Effects - Image Effects - Seamless tiling:
    29
  72. Save both as jpg