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~~ Original by Regis PSP Grafik ~~

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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 Nan Hoelze - no link
  • Masks by Monaiekje, Narah and Zamy
  • Brush by Danetta - no link

 

Plugins:

  • <I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Distortion Filters & Special Effects 1
  • Filter Factory J -  Drink To Me
  • Toadies - Weaver
  • It@lian Editors Effect - Effetto Fantasma
  • [AFS IMPORT] - sqborder2
  •  Xero - Clarity
  • Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow & Glass
  • Alien Skin - Snap Art  - Watercolor

 

Preparations:

  • Open the Brush in PSP and export as Custom Brush ( File - Export - Custom Brush)
  • Open the Masks in PSP and minimize to tray
  • Double Click on the Eye Candy Presets, they will be imported automatically
  • Copy the Gradient to the Gradients folder of PSP
  • The texture is a standard Corel Texture (Corel_08_017) but if you do not have it: Copy it to the Gradients folder of PSP

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:

           
#ffffff #000000            

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

  • Set your Foregroundcolor to #ffffff

  • Set your Backgroundcolor to #000000

Color Palette: Set your Foregroundcolor to the maricel-regis Gradient from the materials- Style: Linear

 

 

The tutorial:

 

01

Open "maricel-alpha-regis" This image contains Alpha Selections

Window - Duplicate (or shift+D) - Close the original and proceed on the copy

Fill with the Gradient (Colorize if you use different colors)

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - 15

Effects - Plugins - <I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Distortion Filters - Whirl

Effects - Plugins - <I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Distortion Filters - Smelter 1


02

Layers - Duplicate  

Effects - Plugins - <I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Special Effects 1 - Halftone

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Burn" and the Layer Opacity to 50

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

Effects - Plugins - Filter Factory J -  Drink To Me

 


03

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - maricel-regis

Fill the Selection with the Gradient

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - 15

Selections - Select None

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - Weaver

Effects - Plugins - It@lian Editors Effect - Effetto Fantasma - Sposta- X 7 - Sposta Y 7

Effects - Plugins - [AFS IMPORT] - sqborder2

Effects - Plugins - Xero - Clarity - Default settings

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling  - Preset Side By Side

Effects - Geometric Effects - Skew 

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow -  Settings Tab: Preset regis-maricel-shadow

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow -  Vertical 4 - Horizontal 5 - Opacity 50 - Blur - 10 Color - #000000

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

 


04

Layers - New Raster Layer

Flood Fill Tool - Set the Opacity to 60

Fill with the Gradient

Set the Opacity of the Flood Fill back to 100

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - zamy_mask_tutorial

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Effects - User Defined Filter - Emboss_8 

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Layer Opacity of this Layer to 40

 


05

Color Palette: Change the Foregroundcolor to Fading Foreground Gradient (Corel_06_026) - Style: Linear

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - maricel-1-regis - Same settings as before

Fill the Selection with the Gradient

Selections - Select None

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wave

Effects - Texture Effects - Sculpture - Floral 40 (Corel_08_017)

Effects - Distortion Effects - Pixelate

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Edit - Repeat Seamless Tiling

Again:  Edit - Repeat Seamless Tiling

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow -  Vertical 4 - Horizontal 5 - Opacity 50 - Blur - 10 Color - #000000

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

 


06

Layers - New Raster Layer

Flood Fill Tool - Set the Opacity to 40

Fill with the Backgroundcolor (Right Mouse Click)

Set the Opacity of the Flood Fill Tool back to 100!

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - Monaiekje mask 31

Layers - Duplicate

Edit - Repeat Duplicate Layer

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

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

 


07

Layer Palette - Click on the Bottom Layer

Edit - Copy

Edit - Paste As New Image

Minimize to tray and go back to your work image


08

Layer Palette - Click on the Top Layer

Magic Wand Tool - Mode: Add /Shift - Tolerance 0 - Contiguous checked - Anti Alias Checked -  Click in the Left Rectangle:

Layers - New Raster Layer

Edit - Paste Into Selection (Copied bottom layer is still in your PSP memory)

Selections - Select None

 


09

Layer Palette - Click on the Second Layer from the Top

Magic Wand Tool - Mode: Add /Shift - Tolerance 0 - Contiguous checked - Anti Alias Checked -  Click in the Right Rectangle:

Layers - New Raster Layer

Maximize the copied image from tray

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

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste Into Selection

Selections - Select None

 


10

Color Palette: Set the Foreground Gradient back to color

Layer Palette - Click on the Top Layer

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin - Snap Art  - Watercolor  - Settings Tab Regis-maricel-watercolor

Selections - Select All

Selections - Float

Selections - Defloat

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass -  Settings Tab: Preset regis-maricel-glass

Selections - Modify - Select Selection Borders  - Both Sides checked - Anti-alias checked - Border width: 1

Fill the Selection with the Foregroundcolor

Selections - Select None

 


11

Layer Palette - Click on the Second Layer from the Top

New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - maricel-2-regis - Same Settings as before

Fill the Selection with the Foregroundcolor

Selections - Select None

 


12

Layer Palette - Click on the Top Layer

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill with the Foregroundcolor

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image -  hg  

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Effects - Plugins - Xero - Clarity - Default settings

 


13

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill with the Foregroundcolor

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image -  Narah_mask_0348   

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

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

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

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow -  Vertical 4 - Horizontal 5 - Opacity 50 - Blur - 10 Color - #000000

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - maricel-3-regis

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 "Soft Light"

 


14

Open Tube "tube_nanhoelzle_exclusivo_1515

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

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

Move like this:

Layers - Duplicate

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - 10

Layers - Arrange - Move Down


15

Layer Palette - Click on the Top Layer

Layers - New Raster Layer

Paint Brush Tool   - "Danetta-3-8-07-LabelMe005 " - Size: 120 - Step 25

Stamp with the Backgroundcolor (Right Mouse Click) on your image like this:

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


16

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 1 px - Backgroundcolor

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 15 px - Foregroundcolor

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 1 px - Backgroundcolor

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 45 px - Foregroundcolor

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 1 px - Backgroundcolor

 


17

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 Example:

 

 

With special thanks to my testers Chris and Martalip

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Martalip:

 

 

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