*** Translation: - June 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:

Plugins:

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

MuRa's Seamless - Duplicate & Polka Dot

 

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 #f0eef0             

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #584f68            

    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 - MuRa's Seamless - Duplicate

 

04

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Hard Light and lower the Opacity to 50

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

05

Selections - Select All

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

 

06

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Effects 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/70/25  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

07

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

08

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Select All

Open "Femme 722-by Lily.png" from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

Minimize to tray for later

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Selections - Select None

 

09

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 50

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Hard Light

 

10

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection 

 

11

Effects - Texture Effects - Weave  - Fore/Background colours

Effects 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/70/25  Colour: #000000

 

12

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection 

 

13

Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds - Background Colour

Effects 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/70/25  Colour: #000000

 

14

Selections - Select All

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

 

15

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Selections - Invert

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 50

 

16

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Seamless - Polkadot

Effects 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/70/25  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

17

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

18

Change the Foreground Colour to #62739b

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the new Foreground Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "NarahsMasks_1677"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Multiply

 

19

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection 

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Modify - Contract - 50px

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Selections - Select None

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Multiply

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

Your work should look like this now:

 

20

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Same settings

21

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection 

 

22

Open "sea.jpg"  from tray

Edit - Copy

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Multiply and lower the Opacity to 55

Selections - Modify - Contract - 50px

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Effects 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/70/25  Colour: #000000

 

23

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "summer-2022-1-cre@nnie"

Change the Foreground Colour back to #f0eef0

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Colour   

Selections - Select None

 

24

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Rotate Right

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind

Image - Rotate Left

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Layers - Duplicate

Objects - Align Top

 

25

Activate Raster 2

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

 

25

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Artistic Effects - Enamel - Foreground Colour

 

26

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Effects 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/70/25  Colour: #000000

 

27

Open "tafelmetvaasbloementubeEllyD.png"  from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

Image - Resize 50% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

 

28

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 589.00  Y: 239.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/70/25  Colour: #000000

 

29

Open "Femme 722-by Lily.png" from tray again

Edit - Copy

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: 58.00  Y: 9.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

30

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind - Same settings

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Multiply

 

31

Open "tekst-summer-2022" from tray

Edit - Copy

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 596.00  Y: 76.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

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: