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~~ Original by Noisette ~~

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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 PSP19, if you work with older versions some things might be different but the result will be the same.

 

 

Acknowledgements:

  • Tubes by Claudia Viza, Guismo, and Homelands

 

 

Plugins:

  • <I.C.NET Software> Filters Unlimited 2.0
  • Filter Factory - Gallery H - Stigmatism**
  • Toadies - What Are You?
  • AAA Frames - Foto Frame
  • Richard Rosenman - Solid Border
  • Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow
  • L en K - LandKsiteofwonders - L en K's - Zita and Djin
  • Nik Color Efex Pro 3.0

    ** Import into Filters Unlimited 2.0

 

Preparations:

  • Copy the Selections to the Selections folder of PSP
  • Copy the Mask to the Masks folder of PSP
  • Open all other files in PSP, duplicate and minimize to tray. Close the originals. NOTE: If you are using different colors you might need to colorize some of the files.
     

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 #1f4f69 #dcccbf #472a18 #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 #1f4f69

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

 

 

The tutorial:

01

Open a new transparent image of 800 x 600 px

Fill the Layer with the Gradient 


02

Effects - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Filter Factory - Gallery H - Stigmatism

Effects - Plugins - L en K - landksiteofwonders - L en K's - Djin


03

Materials Palette: Change the Foreground Gradient back to Color - #472a18  

Change the Backgroundcolor to - #dcccbf  

Change the Foregroundcolor to Gradient with these settings:


04

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "selnoisette153"

  Fill the Selection with the Gradient  

Selections - Select None

Effects - Plugins - L en K - landksiteofwonders - L en K's - Zitah


05

Layers - New Raster Layer

  Fill the Layer with the Foregroundcolor  

Layers - Load/Save - Load Mask From Disk - "mask_02"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group


06

Effects - Plugins - Richard Rosenman - Solid Border

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

View Rulers

Press K on your keyboard to activate the Pick Tool - Mode: Scale (Press D to activate the Raster Deform Tool in older versions of PSP)

Drag the Right center Node across to the Left from point 1 to point 2 (300 px)

Change the Mode to Free on the Toolbar

Now drag the Top and Bottom Left nodes out to the corners like this:

Result:

Press any key to close the Pick Tool


07

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal


08

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "selnoisette150"

  Fill the Selection with the Foregroundcolor  

Selections - Select None


09

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - What Are You?

Effects - Edge Effects - Dilate

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind

Effects - Geometric Effects - Skew


10

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal  ( Image - Mirror in older versions of PSP)

Layers - Duplicate

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

Layer Palette:  Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 83


11

Materials Palette: Change the Foreground back to Gradient with these settings:

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk -"selnoisette155"


12

  Fill the Selection with the Gradient  

Selections - Modify - Contract - 5px

Edit - Cut  (or hit Delete on your keyboard)

Keep Selected

Effects - 3D Effects - Cut Out

Keep Selected


13

Maximize "tubeclaudiaviza-flores46"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Selections - Select None

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow


14

Maximize "points" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Move to the Left like this:

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal  (Image - Mirror in older versions of PSP)


15

Maximize "bouquet"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Move to the Right like this:

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow


16

Maximize " Swirls _and_Seeds_by_melemel_25"

Edit - Copy

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

Move to the Top Left corner like this:


17

Layers - Duplicate

Move like this:

Adjust - Color - Channel Mixer

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow

Your work should look like this now:

Layers - Merge - Merge All Flatten


18

Window - Duplicate (Shift+D)

Layer Palette: Rename these two Layers A and B

Minimize B to tray

Working on A: Effects - Plugins - Toadies - What Are You?

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Distortion Effects - Smelter 1


19

Effects - Plugins - Nik Software - Color Efex Pro 3.0 - Traditional - Vignette Blur


20

Maximize "Swirls_and_Seeds_by_melemel_16"

Edit - Copy

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

Move to the Top Left corner like this:

Layers - Merge - Merge All Flatten


21

Maximize "B"  from tray

Image - Resize - 70% - Resize All Layers - checked

Effects - Plugins - AAA Frames - Foto Frame

Edit - Copy

Back to image "A"

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow


22

Maximize "1Patries_DR137_Catwalk-29-7-09"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Image - Resize - 40% - Resize All Layers - not checked

Place at the Bottom edge of your work like this:

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow - Preset - Reflect Behind


23

Maximize "calguiselegante27109"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Image - Resize - 50% - Resize All Layers - not checked

Move to the Left like this:

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow - Preset - Reflect Behind

Layers - Merge - Merge All Flatten


24

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

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 20px -#472a18

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

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px -#472a18  


25

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 Face book Page

Extra Example by Chris:

 

 

With special thanks to my testers

Martina:

Janice

 

 

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