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~~ Original by Alenza Design ~~

Thank you Alenza for your permission to translate your tutorials.

Translated by Chris for ASDWebdesigns

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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 PSPX9, if you work with older versions some things might be different but the result will be the same.

 

 

Acknowledgements:

  • Tubes by Anna Ridzi and Karine Dreams

 

        Plugins:

  • <I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0
  • Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass
  • VM Distortion - Flipper
  • penta.com - jeans **

     **Import into Filters Unlimited

 

 

Preparations:

  • Install the Font to the Windows Font folder (Remeber to uninstall after use as too many installed fonts will slow down your PC.)
  • Open all other files in PSP, duplicate and minimize to tray. Close the originals.

From PSP 14, 15 AND 16 there is no option for Image - Mirror & Image -  Flip There is a new option but this does not give the same result except when the tube/image covers the whole image from side to side There is an easy way to add the old Mirror and Flip options to the Image Menu I have written a tutorial you can find it HERE. From PSP 17 the option is back

 

 

Colors:

       
#fffad4 #e0cc85 #1d1812 #000000        

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

  • Set your Foregroundcolor to #fffada

  • Set your Backgroundcolor to #e0cc85

 

The tutorial:

01

Open a new transparent image of 900 x 600 px

  Fill the Layer with the Backgroundcolor - #e0cc85    (Right Mouse Click)


02

Color Palette: Change the Backgroundcolor to - #1d1812 

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection 

Fill the Layer with the Backgroundcolor  

Selections - Select None


03

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical  (Image - Flip in older versions of PSP)

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "LF-Mask-257"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group


04

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection 

  Fill the Selection with the Foregroundcolor 

Keep selected


05

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "LF-Mask-249"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Selections - Select None

Effects - Texture Effects - Weave


06

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Backgroundcolor  

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "alenza_masque33"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Layer Palette:  Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 40


07

Materials Palette: Set your Foregroundcolor to Foreground/Background Gradient (Corel_06_029) - Style: Linear


08

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection 

  Fill the Selection with the Gradient  

Selections - Select None


09

Effects - Plugins - VM Distortion - Flipper - Default

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - penta.com - jeans - Default

Layer Palette:  Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Burn


10

Maximize "AnaRidzi103" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Layer Palette:  Change the Blend Mode to Hard Light and lower the Opacity to 75


11

Materials Palette: Change the Foreground Gradient back to Color - #fffad4  

Layers - New Raster Layer

Brush Tool (B)   "abstract11-kris 001"   Size: 228     Step: 25    Density: 100    Opacity: 100

Click once with the Foregroundcolor in the Top Left corner like this:

Layer Palette:  Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Lighten


12

Maximize "alenza_deco_apsara"

Edit - Copy

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

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow   Vertical: 2   Horizontal: 2  Opacity: 50    Blur: 30   Color: #000000


13

Maximize "alenza_deco2_apsara"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Efects - Image Efects - Offset

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Layer Palette:  Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Luminance(Legacy)


14

Materials Palette:  Close the Foregroundcolor

Text Tool: (T)  Font: Tarzan   Size: 48px   Color: #1d1812

Type: Apsara  or a text of your choice

Layer Palette: Right click and Convert to Raster Layer


15

Selections - Select All

Selections - Float

Selections - Defloat

Effects - Plugins - penta.com - jeans  (Same Settings as before)  62, 4.

Selections - Select None

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass - Preset - Clear

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow   Vertical: 5   Horizontal: 5  Opacity: 50    Blur: 30   Color: #fffad4 

Move to the Bottom Left corner like this:


16

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #1d1812  

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 20px - #e0cc85   

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #1d1812  

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 40px - #fffad4    


17

Maximize "K@rine_dreams_Lady_Dreams_3156_Mai_2015"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Move to the Bottom Right corner of your work like this:

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow   Vertical: 2   Horizontal: 2  Opacity: 50    Blur: 20   Color:#000000

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #1d1812  


18

Optional: Image - Resize - Width 900 Pixels - Resize all Layers checked

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

If you wish you can post your result on my Facebook Page

Extra Examples by Chris and Anya

 

 

 

Anya:

 

Chris:

 

 

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