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Translation: August 16 - 2014

 

~~ Original by AstriDDesigns ~~

Thank you Astrid for your permission to translate your tutorials.

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Materials:  

This translation is written for PSP15 but can also be made with other PSP versions.

 

 

Acknowledgements:

  • Tube by Gerry. She shares her great tubes HERE

 

Plugins:

  • <I.C.NET Software>  Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Paper Textures
  • MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling & Copies
  • Simple - Blintz
  • &Bkg Kaleidoscope> - xTile Maker 1.0 **
  • Visual Manipulation - X-Mirror **
  • Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 Impact - Perspective Shadow
 

Preparations:

  • Copy the Selection files to the Selections folder of PSP

  • Open the Mask in PSP and minimize to tray

  • Open the Brushes in PSP and export them as Custom Brushes ( File - Export - Custom Brush)

  • PSP 9  Users (or earlier versions): If you do not have the 20/20 mask needed for this tutorial you can download it HERE - Copy the 20/20 mask file to the mask folder of PSP

From PSP 14 and higher versions there is no option for Image - Mirror & Image -  Flip There is a new option but this does not give the same result except when the tube/image covers the whole image from side to side There is a easy way to add the old Mirror and Flip options to the Image Menu I have written a tutorial you can find it HERE

 

Colors:

           
#ffffff #333339            

Note: When working with your own colors, play with the Blend Mode and/or Opacity at your own discretion

  • Set your Foregroundcolor to #ffffff

  • Set your Backgroundcolor to #333339

 

The tutorial:

 

01

Open a new transparent image of 750 x 550 px

Fill with the Backgroundcolor (Right Mouse Click)

Color Palette: Set your Foregroundcolor to Foreground/Background Gradient (Corel_06_029) - Style: Linear

 


02

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill with the Gradient

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Blintz

Effects - Plugins - <I.C.NET Software>  Filters Unlimited - &Bkg Kaleidoscope> - xTile Maker 1.0

 

03

Edit - Copy  Special - Copy Merged

Edit - Paste as New Layer

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wave

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Effects - Plugins - <I.C.NET Software>  Filters Unlimited - Visual Manipulation - X-Mirror

 

04

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk - "Astrid selectie 139"

Effects - Plugins - <I.C.NET Software>  Filters Unlimited - Paper Textures - Canvas Fine.

Selections - Invert

Effects  3D Effects - Dropshadow - Color Backgroundcolor

Selections - Select None

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

Your work looks like this now:

 

05

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk - "Astrid selectie 139a"

Effects  3D Effects - Dropshadow - Color Foregroundcolor

Selections - Select None

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind - From Left checked - Wind Strength: 100
 


06

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk - "Astrid selectie 139b"

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor

Selections - Modify - Contract - 10 px

Edit - Cut (Or hit the Delete Key of your Keyboard)

Selections - Select None

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Copies.


Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk - "Astrid selectie 139c"

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor

Selections - Select None

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Multiply"

 


07

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk - "Astrid selectie 139d"

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor

Selections - Select None

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Overlay"

 

08

Layers - New Raster Layer

Paint Brush Tool   - "Astrid penseel 139" - Size: 654

Zoom your work in to 60 %

Stamp with the Backgroundcolor in your image like this:

 

09

Color Palette: Set the Foreground Gradient back to color

Layers - New Raster Layer

Paint Brush Tool   - "Astrid penseel 139a" - Size: 632

Zoom your work in to 60 %

Stamp with the Foregroundcolor in your image like this:

 

10

Color Palette: Set your Foregroundcolor to Foreground/Background Gradient (Corel_06_029) - Style: Linear - Check invert

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill with the Gradient

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image -  "Astrid masker 139" 

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Layer Opacity of this Layer to 65

 

11

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk - "Astrid selectie 139e"

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor

Selections - Select None

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Copies

Layers - Load/Save Mask - Load Mask from Disk - 20-20

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Multiply"


12

Color Palette: Set the Foreground Gradient back to color

Layers - New Raster Layer

Paint Brush Tool   - "Astrid penseel 139b" - Size: 750

Zoom your work in to 60 %

Stamp with the Foregroundcolor in your image like this:

 

13

Layers - New Raster Layer

Paint Brush Tool   - "Astrid penseel 139c" - Size: 189

Stamp with the Backgroundcolor in your image like this:

 

14

Open Tube "Gerry-decor11-18 januari 2008

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Image - Resize - 85% - Resize all Layers not checked

Move to the right  like this:

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow -  Settings Tab: Preset Dropshadow, Blurry

 

15

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 1 px - Foregroundcolor

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 65 px - Backgroundcolor

 

16

Open Tube "Astrid tekst 139

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Move to the Bottom Right Corner like this:

 

17

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten)

Add your name or watermark, save as JPG file and you're done!

If you wish you can post your result on my Facebook Page

Extra Example:

 

With special thanks to my testers Chris and Martalip

Martalip:

Chris:


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