*** 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 Gabry         

    Mask by Narah        

Plugins:

Toadies - What Are You?

Tramages - Wee Scratches & Tow The Line

<I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2 - Paper Textures

 

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  #e1dfce         

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #3b2b07         

    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

Selections - Select All

Open "Gabry-woman 171-17.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

 

03

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

04

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

 

05

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - Paper Textures - Recycling Paper

 

06

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Multiply and lower the Opacity to 75

 

07

Selections - Select All

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

 

08

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Effects - 3D Effects  Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/35  Colour: #000000

 

09

Selections - Select All

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

 

10

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Effects - 3D Effects  Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/35  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

11

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

12

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 50

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

13

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance more

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

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Effects - 3D Effects  Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/35  Colour: #000000

 

14

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_mask_Abstract051"

Layers - Merge - Mere Group

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Hard Light and lower the Opacity to 65

 

15

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

 

Lower the Opacity of the Flood Fill Tool to 50 on the Toolbar

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Colour

Selections - Select None

Raise the Opacity back to 100 on the Toolbar

 

16

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - What Are You?

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

17

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection - Same settings

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - Paper Textures - Recycling Paper - Same settings - 65/5

Selections - Select None

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

18

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Your work and Layer Palette should look like this now:

 

19

Layers - New Raster Layer

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

 

20

Open "zonnebloemen.jpg" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Soft Light and lower the Opacity to 65

Selections - Select None

 

21

Layers - New Raster Layer

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

Fill the Selection with the Background Colour

Selections - Select None

 

22

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Rotate Right

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind - From Right - 100

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

Image - Rotate Left

 

23

Activate the Top Layer

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Layers - Duplicate

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 125.00  Y: 104.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

24

Effects - Plugins - Tramages - Wee Scratches

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Dodge

 

25

Effects - Geometric Effects - Circle - Transparent

 

26

Activate the Bottom Layer

Effects - Plugins - Tramages - Tow The Line

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

Edit - Copy

 

27

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Selections - Select None

 

28

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind -  From Right - 100

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance more

 

29

Layers - Duplicate

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 190.00   Y: 415.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

 

29

Open "tekst-nanine-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: 91.00   Y: 72.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

30

Open "Gabry-woman 171-17.png"  from tray again

Edit - Copy

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

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

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 385.00   Y: 22.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects  Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/35  Colour: #000000

 

31

Open "tekst-nanine-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: 82.00   Y: 472.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Effects - 3D Effects  Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/35  Colour: #000000

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

 

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:

Celine: