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This lesson was written by Ann on April 4th 2010 in the Dutch version from PSP X3
Copyright©2010

Any resemblance with an existing lesson is merely a coincidence.
These lessons are translated by Jille in English and in French

::: Degree of difficulty level 2 - items: 76 :::


  • Material:
      • 2 tubes: "kitty-gala-punk-small.pspimage" "@nn_030410_balk_mirthe_tdstudio.pspimage"
        -- open in your PSP program
        Source tube: http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/Exclusive_Top_Tubes_4U/ tubed by Kitty.
        Thanks Kitty for the beautiful tube.
      • 1 background pspfile: @nn_040410_background_mirthe_tdstudio.pspimage
        -- open in your PSP program
      • 1 text pspfile: @nn_030410_text_mirthe_tdstudio.pspimage
        -- open in your PSP program
      • 1 mask: @nn_030410_mask_Mirthe_tdstudio.jpg
        -- open in your PSP program
      • 5 selections: "@nn_030410_Selectie005_Mirthe_tdstudio.PspSelection" "@nn_030410_Selectie004_Mirthe_tdstudio.PspSelection" "@nn_030410_Selectie003_Mirthe_tdstudio.PspSelection" "@nn_030410_Selectie002_Mirthe_tdstudio.PspSelection" "@nn_030410_Selectie001_Mirthe_tdstudio.PspSelection"
        extract into your map:
        ------- ››C:\Users\YourName\Documents\My PSP-files\Selections

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  • Filters:
      • unlimited 2.0
      • Richard Rosenman - Solid bordere
      • Andrew's Filter Collection 57 (--> import via unlimited 2.0)
      • AAA Frames
      • VanDerLee - unplugged X
         

  • Preparation
    Foreground color = #665b53 1,background color = BLACK
    Change foreground color into gradient and choose a Foreground//background gradient with these settings:
    2
    This is your material palette to start:
    3

Feel free to change the opacity and blend mode from the layers if you work with different colors

  • The lesson
  1. File – New – New Image
    Click right in the color box and choose the gradient
  2. 4
  3. Effects - reflection-effects - kaleidoscope with these settings:
    5
  4. Adjust - blur - radial blur:
    6

    This is the result:
    7
  5. Layers - Duplicate
  6. Effects - Plugins - Unlimited 2.0 - Andrew's Filter Collection 57- Dotty Dotty:
    8
  7. Activate your Layer palette and decrease the opacity into 35, blend mode: Overlay:
    9
  8. Layers - new Raster Layer
  9. Flood fill with the gradient
  10. Layers - new mask layer – from image and choose:
    10
  11. Layers - merge - merge group
  12. Effects – Texture Effects - Fur
    11
  13. Activate the Layer palette and decrease the opacity into 75% or to your choice
    This is the result:
    12
  14. Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen (you may prefer to skip if you use different colors)
  15. Layers - new Raster Layer
  16. Selections – load/save selection – load selection from disk and choose
     selection @nn_030410_Selection001_Mirthe_tdstudio:
    13
  17. Flood fill the selection with the gradient
  18. Selections – Select None
  19. Effects - Reflection-Effects - Feedback:
    14
  20. Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance
  21. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:
    15

    this is your result:
    16
  22. Activate the tube kitty-gala-punk-small.pspimage
    Edit - Copy
    Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area
  23. Effects - Image Effects - Offset:
    17
  24. Layers - Duplicate
  25. Adjust - blur – Gaussian blur: radius: 12
  26. Layers - Arrange – Move down
  27. Layers - merge - merge all (Flatten)
  28. Effects - Plugins - AAA Frames - Foto frame:
    22
  29. Layers - new Raster Layer
  30. Selections – load/save selection – load selection from disk and choose
     selection @nn_030410_Selection002_Mirthe_tdstudio
    18
  31.  Change foreground gradient into white:
    19
  32. Zoom in to fill the selection
    Settings for the flood fill tool: Match Mode = None
    20
  33. Layers - new Raster Layer
  34. Selections – load/save selection – load selection from disk and choose
     selection @nn_030410_Selection003_Mirthe_tdstudio
    21
  35. Flood fill with white
  36. Decrease the opacity to 22% in the Layer palette (if you use different colors – choose what suits you best))
    This is the result:
    23
  37. Layers - new Raster Layer
  38. Selections – load/save selection – load selection from disk and choose
     selection @nn_030410_Selection004_Mirthe_tdstudio
    24
  39. Flood fill once more with white and Select None afterwards
  40. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:
    25
  41. Layers - merge – merge all (flatten)
  42. Effects - Plugins - Richard Rosenman - Solid border:
    Color White
    26
  43. Repeat twice Window - Duplicate, you have 3 different images now
    We will give each three a name
  44. Work 1: Layers – properties - rename FRAME 100 PX:
    27
    Take the second, rename VERTICAL TILE
    and the last - rename ORIGINAL

    You have this
    28
  45. Activate the first "FRAME 100PX"
    Image - Resize
    29
  46. Effects - Plugins - Richard Rosenman - Solid border:
    Color White
    30
    minimize for later use
  47. Activate the second "VERTICAL TILE"
    Effects - Plugins - VanDerLee - Unplugged X:
    31
  48. Edit - Copy !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    minimize
  49. Activate the last "ORIGINAL"
    Image – add borders:
    Color white
    32
  50. Edit - Paste as new layer on your image "ORIGINAL" (the image is still in the memory of your PC)
  51. Effects - Image Effects - Offset:
    33
  52. Layers - Duplicate
  53. Image - Mirror
  54. Layers - merge - merge down
    You have this:
    34
  55. Activate Layer palette and decrease the opacity to 40%
  56. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow (do it twice)
    35
  57. Activate text @nn_030410_text_mirthe_tdstudio.pspimage
    (TIP: if you use other colors; Image - negative it is black now) afterwards - File - export - custom brush. Now you can use it as a brush and apply in the color you want

    Edit - Copy
    Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area and move see  print screen (top right):
    39
  58. Layers - Duplicate
    and move again(bottom left):
    40
  59. Layers- - new Raster Layer
  60. Selections – load/save selection – load selection from disk and choose
     selection @nn_030410_Selection005_Mirthe_tdstudio
    36
  61. Flood fill with black background color - Select None
  62. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:
    62
  63. Activate file @nn_030410_balk_mirthe_tdstudio.pspimage (we made this bar in the lesson Freya)
    (colorize if necessary or use the color changer)

    Edit - Copy
    Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area
  64. Effects - reflection-Effects - rotating mirror:
    37
  65. Image - flip
  66. Effects - Image Effects - Offset:
    38
  67. Activate 'FRAME 100 PX", Edit - Copy
    Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area and move:
    41
  68. Layers - Duplicate and move again:
    42

    This is the result
    43
  69. Layers - merge - merge down
  70. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:
    44
  71. Layers - merge - merge all (flatten)
  72. Effects - Plugins - Richard Rosenman - Solid border:
    Color black
    45

    Repeat with these settings (color white):
    46
  73. Effects - Plugins - unlimited 2.0:
    47
  74. For the background, activate the pspfile @nn_040410_background_mirthe_tdstudio.pspimage
    fill with a color of your choice and Select None
  75. Save both as a JPG,
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