*** 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:

Tube by Lana

Mask by Narah

     

Plugins:

Simple - Left Right Wrap

Toadies - Weaver,  Ommadawn,

Flaming Pear - Flood

 

Preparations:

Place the Selection into the Selections folder of PSP

Open all other files in PSP and minimize to tray

 

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #dee8ea         

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #80888f          

    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

 

03

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - Weaver

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

04

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Horizontal

 

05

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - Not Checked - Background Colour

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/35  Colour: #000000

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 20

Selections - Select None

 

06

Effects - Geometric Effects - Skew

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Hard Light

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

07

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Dissolve and lower the Opacity to 25

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/35  Colour: #000000

 

08

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - Not Checked - Foreground Colour

 

09

Effects - Image Efects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Selections - Invert

 

10

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - Weaver - Same settings - 255/65/222

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/35  Colour: #000000

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

 

11

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - Ommadawn

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Multiply

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Layers - Duplicate

 

12

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "NarahsMasks_1669"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/35  Colour: #000000

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Luminance

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Luminance

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 60

 

13

Activate the Bottom Layer

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

14

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Geometric Effects - Circle - Transparent

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Left Right Wrap

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/35  Colour: #000000

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

15

Effects - Image Efects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

16

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Select All

Open "LD-model-1048.png"  from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

Minimize to tray for later

On your work image: Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Selections - Select None

 

17

Effects - Image Efects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

18

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur - Spin

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Hard Light

Your work and Layer Palette should look like this now:

 

19

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - Not Checked - Same settings - Foreground Colour

 

20

Edit - Copy

Selections - Invert

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 20

Keep the Selection

 

21

Effects - Plugins - Flaming Pear - Flood

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

Again: Effects - Plugins - Flaming Pear - Flood - Same settings

 

22

Open "deco-leny-1"  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: 217.00   Y: 528.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

23

Open "LD-model-1048.png"  from tray again

Edit - Copy

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

Image - Resize - 80% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 424.00   Y: 16.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

24

Layers - Duplicate

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur - Same settings

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Multiply

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

 

25

Activate the Bottom Layer

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

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 20

Selections - Select None

 

26

Open "deco-leny-2"  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: 8.00   Y: 32.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top

 

27

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Resize - 90% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 46.00   Y: 64.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

28

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Resize - 90% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 78.00   Y: 96.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Edit - Repeat Layer Merge Down

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

 

29

Open "tekst-leny"  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: 129.00   Y: 153.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 3/3/60/0  Colour: #000000

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - Background Colour

 

30

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:

Celine: