*** Translation: May - 2022 ***

 

 

*** Original by Cre@nnie Design ***

Thank you Annie for permission to translate your tutorials.

Translated by Chris (acbdesigns)

Tested by Celine

 

Materials: 

 

Disclaimer: Each Graphic is the property of the original artist to whom the copyright belongs and may not be placed in a collection or offered for sale on-line or otherwise.

This translation is written with PSP 2020 Ultimate, if you work with older versions some things might be different but the result will be the same.

Acknowledgements:

Tubes by Luz Cristina & Annelies (group closed)

      Mask by Narah      

Plugins:

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Simple - Left Right Wrap

 

Preparations:

Place the Selections into the Selections folder of PSP

Open all other files in PSP and minimize to tray

 

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #b70114           

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #1a0b0e           

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

    If you are using different colors you may need to colorize some of the original elements

The Tutorial:

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01

Open a new Transparent image 650 X 500px

Fill the image with the Foreground Colour

 

02

Effects - Image Effects - Offset - Background Colour (2)

 

03

Effects - Image Effects - Offset - Colour: #e4dcd1 (3)

 

04

Effects - Image Effects - Offset - Colour: #80937f (4)

 

05

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Geometric Effects - Skew

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 50

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

06

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "klarika-1-cre@nnie"

 

07

Adjust - Add/Remove Noise - Add Noise

 

08

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "klarika-2-cre@nnie"

 

09

Adjust - Add/Remove Noise - Add Noise - Change to Random

 

10

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - Not Checked - Background Colour (2)

 

11

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Keep selected

 

12

Selections - Invert

Adjust - Blur - Guassian Blur - Radius: 25

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/45  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

13

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Left Right Wrap

Change the Blend mode of this Layer to Luminance(Legacy)

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 50

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

14

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Luminance

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 50

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

15

Selections - Select All

Image Add Borders - Symmetric - Not Checked - Foreground Colour (1)

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/45  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

16

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

17

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

 

17

Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds - Background Colour (2)

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/45  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

 

18

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Colour (2)

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "NarahsMasks_1685"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Your work and Layer Palette should look like this now:

 

19

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

 

20

Change the Foreground Colour to Colour 3

Fill the Selection with the new Foreground Colour

Selections - Modify - Contract - 25px

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Selections - Select None

 

21

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

22

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

 

23

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 50px Colour: #e4dcd1 (3)

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Selections - Invert

 

24

Adjust - Blur - Guassian Blur - Radius: 25

Adjust - Add/Remove Noise - Add Noise

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/45  Colour: #000000

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

 

25

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

 

26

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/45  Colour: #000000

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Multiply

Layers - Duplicate

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Difference

 

27

Open "7135-Luz Cristina" from tray

Edit - Copy the Middle Layer

On your work image: Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

Image - Resize - 85% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Pick Tool (K)

Enter these values for the X: and Y: positions on the Toolbar

X: 114.00  Y: 4.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

28

Layers - Duplicate

Activate the Layer below (Original tube Layer)

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 25

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Multiply

 

29

Open "Alies 1FP381 -branches" from tray

Copy the Bottom Layer

On your work image: Edit - Paste Paste As New Layer

Pick Tool (K)

Enter these values for the X: and Y: positions on the Toolbar

X: 706.00  Y: 158.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/45  Colour: #000000

 

30

Open "tekst-klarika.png"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

Pick Tool (K)

Enter these values for the X: and Y: positions on the Toolbar

X: 372.00  Y: 434.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

31

Open "deco-klarika.png"  from tray

Edit - Copy

ON your work image: Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

Pick Tool (K)

Enter these values for the X: and Y: positions on the Toolbar

X: 594.00  Y: 62.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - Background Colour (2)

 

32

Optional: Image - Resize - Width 800 Pixels - Resize all Layers checked

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

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Extra Examples by Chris and Celine: