~~ Home ASDwebdesigns ~~  Translation: April - 2015

 

~~ Original by Noisette ~~

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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 PSP17, if you work with older versions some things might be different but the result will be the same.

 

 

Acknowledgements:

  • Tube by Mina

 

Plugins:

  1. AP 16 [Power Blend]  - Distort - GridEdge
  2. MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling &  Pole Transform
  3. AP 01[Innovations] - Lines - SilverLining 
  4. VanDerLee - Unplugged X - Defocus
  5. DSB Flux - Gears
  6. Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass

 

Preparations:

  • Copy the Selection files to the Selections folder of PSP
  • Double Click on the Eye Candy Preset, it will be imported automatically

  • Open the Brush in PSP and export as Custom Brush ( File - Export - Custom Brush)

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 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. From PSP 17 the option is back

 

 

Colors:

     
#282c3a #ffffff #a6844c #000000 #794312      

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

  • Set your Foregroundcolor to #282c3a

  • Set your Backgroundcolor to #ffffff

Color Palette: Set your Foregroundcolor to Foreground/Background Gradient (Corel_06_029) - Style: Sunburst

 

 

The tutorial:

01

Open a new transparent image of 900 x 500 px
 
Fill with the Gradient
 
Effects - Plugins - AP 16 [Power Blend]  - Distort - GridEdge
 
 
Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - 30

 


 
02
 
Layers - New Raster Layer Raster 2
 
Selections - Select All

Open Tube "fond-solitude

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste Into Selection

Selections - Select None

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

 
 
03

Color Palette: Set the Foreground Gradient back to color and change to #a6844c

Layers - New Raster Layer Raster 3

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk - solitude-selnoisette01

Fill the Selection with the Foregroundcolor

Selections - Select None

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Burn" and the Layer Opacity to 81

 
 
04

Layers - New Raster Layer Raster 4

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk - solitude-selnoisette02

Open Tube "solitude-image-01

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste Into Selection

Selections - Select None

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Effects - Geometric Effects - Skew

Effects - Distortion Effects - Polar Coordinates

Effects - Distortion Effects - Twirl - Minus 240

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow - Color #000000

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

 
 
05

Layers - New Raster Layer Raster 5

Selections - Select All

Selections - Modify - Contract - 100 px

Flood Fill Tool - Set the Opacity to 20

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor (Right Mouse Click)

Set the Opacity of the Flood Fill back to 100

Selections - Modify - Select Selection Borders

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor (Right Mouse Click)

Selections - Select None

 
 
06

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

 


 
07

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Pole Transform

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

Your work and Layer Palette look like this now:

 
 
08

Layers - New Raster Layer Raster 6

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk - solitude-selnoisette03

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow - Color #794312

Selections - Select None

Effects - Plugins -  AP 01[Innovations] - Lines - SilverLining 

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

 
 
09

Layers - New Raster Layer Raster 7

Selection Tool - Rectangle - Custom Selection:     

Fill the Selection with te Foregroundcolor

Selections - Select None

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Effects - Plugins - VanDerLee - Unplugged X - Defocus

Effects - Plugins  - DSB Flux - Gears
 

Effects - Distortion Effects - Polar Coordinates

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Dodge" and the Layer Opacity to 48

 
 
10

Layers - New Raster Layer Raster 8

Paint Brush Tool   - "solitude-brush" - Size: 535

View - Rulers

Zoom in to 80 %

Stamp with the Backgroundcolor (Right Mouse Click, at 200 px) on your image like this:

 
 
11

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal ( Image - Mirror in previous PSP Versions)  

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical ( Image - Flip in previous PSP Versions)

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

 
 
12

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten)

Edit - Copy!!

Layers - New Raster Layer Raster 1

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk - solitude-selnoisette04

Edit - Paste Into Selection (Image is in your PSP memory)

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass -  Settings Tab: Preset solitude-noisette

Selections - Select None

 
 
13

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Resize - 80% - Resize all Layers not checked

Image - Free Rotate - Right checked - Free - 90

Move like this:

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen

 
 
14
 
Layer Palette - Click on the Bottom Layer

Open Tube "solitude-deco-01

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

 
 
15
 
Layer Palette - Click on the Top Layer

Open Tube "solitude-texte-01

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

 
 
16

Open Tube "solitude-deco-02

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

 
 
17

Open Tube "Mina@-JJ.palencar.2015

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Image - Resize - 70% - Resize all Layers not checked

Move like this:

 
 
18

Open Tube "solitude-"texte-02

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Move like this:

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

 
 
19

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Resize - 45% - Resize all Layers not checked

Move to the Left like this:

Adjust - Color - Chanel Mixer

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Normal" and the Layer Opacity to 80

 
 
20
 
Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten)
 
Effects  3D Effects - Buttonize - Color- #ffffff
 
 
 
21

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:

 

 

With special thanks to my testers Chris and Martalip

Chris:

Martalip:

 

 

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