[ Gwen - PSP X5 tutorial - written by @nn ] - 2012

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

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This lessen was written by Ann on September 30 2012 in the Dutch version from PSP X5.

[ 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: 99 :::


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  • 4 Filters:
      • EC 5: Impact
      • Mura's Meister - Copies
      • Mezzy  (In materials)
      • VanderLee - unplugged X
 
  • Preparation

    Put the foreground color on #eadde7 1 and the background color on #416a4c 2
    We start the lesson as follows:
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    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 - New Image and select your background color 2
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  2. Layers - New Raster Layer
  3. Flood fill with foreground color 1
  4. Layers - New mask layer - from Image and choose my file:
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  5. Layers - Merge - merge group
  6. Layer palette: Reduce opacity towards 70%; Blend mode: Normal
  7. Layers - Merge - Merge all (flatten)
  8. Layers - Duplicate
  9. Effects - Plugins - Mezzy - Glass:
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    result:
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  10. Image - Rotate Right
  11. Effects - Geometric Effects - Perspective horizontal: warp minus 45
  12. Image - Rotate left
  13. Image - Free rotate: Left 90 degrees - all unchecked
  14. Effects - Image Effects - Offset:
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  15. Layers - Duplicate
  16. Image - Mirror (Users X4 and X5 use the script)
  17. Layers - Merge - Merge down
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  18. Selections - Load/save selection - load selection from disk and select : @nn_201012_Sel_001_Gwen_tdstudio
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  19. Delete on your keyboard
  20. Layers - New Raster Layer
  21. Selections - load/save selection - load selection from disk and choose: @nn_201012_Sel_002_Gwen_tdstudio
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  22. Flood fill with light foreground color 1, pay attention opacity: 30%
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  23. Selections: Deselect all
  24. Effects - Distortion Effects - lens distortion: (Pincushion)
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  25. Layer palette: Blend mode: Dodge; Opacity: 100%
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  26. Layers - New Raster Layer
  27. Selections - load/save selection - load selection from disk and choose: @nn_201012_Sel_003_Gwen_tdstudio
  28. Flood fill tool, fill with light foreground color 1 but change opacity towards 75%
  29. Selections: Deselect all
  30. Effects - 3D Effects - Chisel:
    color: #536360
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  31. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/100/50 color: BLACK
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  32. Layers - Merge - Merge all (flatten)
  33. Layers - Duplicate !!!!!
  34. Effects - Image Effects - Offset:
    color: White
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  35. Layer palette: Reduce Opacity towards 50%
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  36. Layers - New Raster Layer
  37. Selections - Load/save selection - load selection from disk and select: @nn_201012_Sel_004_Gwen_tdstudio
  38. Flood fill tool, fill selection with the light foreground color (opacity = 75%)
  39. Selections: Deselect all
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  40. Layers - New Raster Layer
  41. Selections - Load/save selection - load selection from disk from disk and choose: @nn_201012_Sel_005_Gwen_tdstudio
  42. Effects - VanDerLee - unplugged X , and choose Filter Jalusi:
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  43. Selections: Deselect all
    Result:
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  44. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 3/3/30/5 color: BLACK
  45. Open the file @nn_101012_frame_ch003-tube_kitty_tdstudio.jpg, (this is a part from one of my challenges for our group with a tube from Kitty, if you use another one, resize please)
  46. Image - Picture Frame: and choose my file in the list: @nn_201012_Frame_Gwen_tdstudio
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  47. Layers - Merge - Merge all (flatten)
  48. Edit - Copy
  49. Edit - paste as new layer on your working area
  50. Effects - Image Effects - Offset:
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  51. Layers - Duplicate !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  52. Effects - Mura's Meister - Copies:
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    Result:
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  53. Tools - we will now use the "Change to target brush"
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    (most of these tools are used in a course: tuben, I could use some of these tools in my next lessons)
    Take these settings (copy exactly):
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    Activate the color palette: @nn_201012_ColorPallet_tdstudio.pspimage and place both windows next to each other
    (your work will have different names than mine - this is just an example)
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  54. Dropper tool (E) 29 choose a color from your palette, activate Change to target pensil - go to your working area and color (in a casual way) the frames with different colors
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    TIP: Adjust - Hue and Saturation - Vibrancy: +-20 (to give your color an extra boost)
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  55. Layers - Arrange - Move down
  56. Layer palette - Activate top layer
  57. Layers - Merge - Merge down
  58. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 10/10/20/12 color: BLACK
  59. Layers - New Raster Layer
  60. Flood fill tool , fill layer with light color 1, opacity: 75
    Restore the colors from the beginning of this lesson:
    3A
  61. Layers - New mask layer - from image and select my second mask:
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  62. Layers - Merge - merge group
  63. Selections - Load/save selection - load selection from disk and select: @nn_201012_Sel_006_Gwen_tdstudio
  64. Delete on your keyboard
  65. Selections - Load/save selection - load selection from disk and select selection 7: @nn_201012_Sel_007_Gwen_tdstudio
  66. Zoom in and fill selection with the light foreground color 1, opacity 100 !!!!!
  67. Selections: Deselect all
  68. Layers - Merge - Merge all (flatten)
  69. Selections - Load/save selection - load selection from disk and select selection 8: @nn_201012_Sel_008_Gwen_tdstudio
  70. Selections - Promote selection to layer
  71. Selections: Deselect all
  72. Effects - Edge effects - Erode
  73. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 3/3/20/5 color: black
  74. Layer palette: Blend mode: Overlay; Opacity: 100%
  75. Layers - Duplicate
  76. Move tool - Move see print screen:
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  77. Activate this file: @nn_201012_deco_001_Gwen_tdstudio.pspimage
  78. Edit - Copy
  79. Edit - paste as new layer on your working area and move:
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  80. Layers - Duplicate and move again:
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  81. Activate this file : @nn_201012_deco_002_Gwen_tdstudio.pspimage
  82. Edit - Copy
  83. Edit - paste as new layer on your working area - Move tool - move to the left:
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  84. Activate this file: @nn_211012_spotlights_Gwen_tdstudio.pspimage
  85. Edit - Copy
  86. Edit - paste as new layer on your working area
  87. Effects - Image Effects - Offset:
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  88. Activate this file: @nn_201012_text_Gwen_tdstudio.pspimage
  89. Edit - Copy
  90. Edit - paste as new layer on your working area
  91. Effects - Plugins - EC5 Impact - Persp. shadow, tab User settings, choose my preset @nn_271012_Gwen_EC5_PS_001.f1s and move to your choice
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  92. Layers - Merge - Merge all (flatten)
  93. Image - Picture Frame and choose my file: @nn_201012_Frame-Large_Gwen_tdstudio
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  94. If you wish to do so (no obligation): Image - watermarking - visible watermark and choose your watermark.
  95. And finally the background: Activate this file: @nn_201012_background_Gwen_tdstudio.pspimage
  96. Window Duplicate, proceed with the copy
  97. Layers - Merge - Merge all (flatten)
  98. Effects - Image Effects - Seamless tiling: select custom settings from @nn (see former lessons) or copy these settings:
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  99. Save as jpg (File - Export - JPEG-optimizer: Set compression value to:1.
    I hope you enjoyed this lesson

    Hugs Ann

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