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Translation: February 10 - 2014

~~ Original by Benice Designs ~~

Thank you Ben & Joke for your permission to translate your tutorials.

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Materials:  

This translation is written with PSP15 but can also be made with other PSP versions.

 

 

Acknowledgements:

Tube by Liza from The Clean Tube Carousel.  She shares her tubes HERE

 

Plugins:

  • MuRa's Meister - Copies
  • <I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Tile &Mirror
  • Transparency - Eliminate Black
  • Italian Editors Effect - Effetto Fantasma
  • penta.com - Color Dot
 

Preparations:

  • Download Preset Emboss3 HERE - Copy it to the Presets folder of PSP
  • Copy the Selection files to the Selections folder of PSP

  • Open the Mask  in PSP and minimize to tray

From PSP 14 and higher versions 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 a easy way to add the old Mirror and Flip options to the Image Menu I have written a tutorial you can find it HERE

 

Colors:

     
#000000 #ffffff #911412 #ce131b #808080      

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

  • Set your Foregroundcolor to #000000

  • Set your Backgroundcolor to #ffffff

 

The tutorial:

 

01

Open a new transparent image of 900 x 600 px

Fill with the Foregroundcolor

Open tube "Liza tube red flower hat 4-6-2011"

Note: If you are using tubes and colors of your own,  it is best to use the tube provided in the Materials for this step, otherwise the result will be different. You can colorize it to match your work.

Edit - Copy

Minimize to tray, you need it later

On your work image:  Edit - Paste as New Layer

Image - Resize - 85% -  Resize all layers not checked

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Effects - Plugins -  MuRa's Meister - Copies

Note: Sometimes this filter gives a different effect then the example

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - 43

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - Plugins -  <I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Tile &Mirror - XY Offset 50% (negative)

 

02

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins -  Transparency - Eliminate Black

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Burn"

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

03

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill with the Backgroundcolor

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - Narah_mask_Abstract120 

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk - Benice 136.1

Edit - Cut (Or hit the Delete Key of your Keyboard)

Selections - Select None

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Dodge" and the Layer Opacity to 55

 

 

04

Color Palette: Change your Foregroundcolor to  #911412

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk - Benice 136.2

Fill the Selection with the Foregroundcolor

Selections - Select None

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wave

Effects - Geometric Effects - Skew

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

 

 

05

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds - Background Color

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Overlay"

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

 

06

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror

Image - Flip

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Hard Light" and the Layer Opacity to 20

 

07

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk - Benice 136.3

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor

Selections - Select None

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind - From Left checked - Wind Strength: 100

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind - From Right checked - Wind Strength: 100

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wave

 

 

08

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror

Image - Flip

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - Plugins -  Italian Editors Effect - Effetto Fantasma:

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen

Effects  3D Effects - DropShadow - Color: #ce131b

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Layer Opacity of this layer to 28.

Your work and Layer Palette look like this now:

 

 

09

Open tube "Benice_misted_rose"

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste as New Layer

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Hard Light" and the the Layer Opacity to 85

 

 

10

Open tube "ldw_mot (wa2)"

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste as New Layer

No need to move

Effects  3D Effects - DropShadow - Color: #ffffff

Effects - User Defined Filter - Emboss_3

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Layer Opacity  to 10.

 

11

Open tube "Benice_roos_lijst"

NOTE from ASDwebdesigns: If you are using a flower tube of your own, you can change the frames by following my extra tutorial HERE

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste as New Layer

No need to move

Effects  3D Effects - DropShadow - Color: #000000

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Layer Opacity of this layer to 57.

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

Your work looks like this now:

 

 

12

Image - Resize - 80% -  Resize all Layers checked

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen

Window - Duplicate (or shift+D) - Minimize to tray and go back to the original

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 2 px - Backgroundcolor

Layers - Promote Background Layer

Image  - Canvas Size

 

13

Color Palette: Change the Foregroundcolor to #808080

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill with the Foregroundcolor

Layers - Arrange - Send to Bottom

Layer Palette - Close the Top Layer by clicking on the little eye - Click on the Bottom Layer

Go back to the image you have set aside earlier

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste as New Layer

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

 

14

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Layer Opacity of this layer to 50.

 

15

Layer Palette - Open the Top Layer

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

Effects - Plugins -  penta.com - Color Dot

 

 

16

Go back to tube "Liza tube red flower hat 4-6-2011"

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste as New Layer

Image - Resize - 85% -  Resize all layers not checked

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Effects  3D Effects - DropShadow - Color: #000000

 

17

Open tube "Wordart_nature_biene"

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste as New Layer

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Adjust - Hue and Saturation - Hue/Saturation/Lightness (If you are using different colors play with the settings to match your tube)

Effects  3D Effects - DropShadow - Color: #ffffff

 

 

18

Open tube "Cigogne"

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste as New Layer

Image - Resize - 35% - Resize all layers not checked

Image - Mirror

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Effects  3D Effects - DropShadow - Color: #000000

 

 

19

Color Palette: Change the Backgroundcolor to #911412 

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 5 px - Color Backgroundcolor

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 2 px - Color Foregroundcolor

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 2 px - Color #ffffff

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 2 px - Color Backgroundcolor

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 5 px - Color Foregroundcolor

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 40 px - Color #ffffff

 

 

20

Image - Resize - 900 px  - 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 Example:

Tube by Annelies from A&K Tubes unlimited. She shares her great tubes HERE

 

 

With special thanks to my testers Chris and Martalip

Chris:

Martalip:

 


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