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~~ Original by Noisette ~~

Thank you Annick 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 PSP18, if you work with older versions some things might be different but the result will be the same.

 

 

Acknowledgements:

  • Tubes by Gerry and Claudia Viza

 

 

Plugins:

  • <I.C.NET Software> Filters Unlimited 2.0
  • Filter Factory - Gallery B - Button Deluxe **
  • Filter Factory - Gallery J - Reverb **
  • It@lian Editors Effect - Effetto Fantasma
  • Distort - Spherize
  • Richard Rosenman - Solid Border
  • Nik Color Effex Pro 3.0 Complete
  • Unplugged Shapes - 42 Degree Rectangle
  • L & K landksiteofwonders - L en K's Zitah

     ** Install into Filters Unlimited

 

Preparations:

  • Copy the Selection files to the Selections folder of PSP
  • Copy the Gradient to the Gradients folder of PSP
  • Copy the Mask to the Masks folder of PSP)
  • Export the Brush (File - Export - Custom Brush
  • Install the Font into the Fonts folder of Windows
  • 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 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:

   
#76314e #e4d5c8 #a291b1 #808080 #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 #76314e

  • Set your Backgroundcolor to #e4d5c8

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

 

 

 

The tutorial:

01

Open a new transparent image of 540 x 300 px

Fill the Layer with the Gradient

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - Filter Factory - Gallery B - Button Deluxe

Repeat Button Deluxe with the Default Settings


02

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - Filter Factory - Gallery J - Reverb

Effects - Plugins - Distort - Spherize


03

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur


04

Layers - New Raster Layer  (Raster 2)

Selections - Select All

Maximize " Hard_Crash_by_WUMartin"

Edit - Copy

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

Selections - Select None

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

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance


05

Layers - New Raster Layer  (Raster 3)

Color Palette: Change the Foreground Gradient back to Color - #76314e

Fill the Layer with the Foregroundcolor  

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

Layers - Merge - Merge Group


06

Stay on Raster Layer 3

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "selnoisette133"

Selections - Modify - Feather - 30px

Edit - Cut  (or hit Delete on your keyboard)

Selections - Select None

Layers - Merge - Merge All Flatten


07

Effects - Plugins - Richard Rosenman - Solid Border

Your work looks like this now:

File - Save

Give the image a name and save as a .pspimage (saved as a precaution only)

Minimize the original to tray for now.


08

Color Palette:  Change the Foregroundcolor to - #a291b1  

Open a new transparent image of 900 x 500 px

Fill the image with the Foregroundcolor -  

Effects - Plugins - Nik Software - Color Efex Pro 3.0 Complete - Bi Color Filters User Defined


09

Color Palette:  Change the Foregroundcolor to - #76314e 

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster2)

Fill the Layer with the Foregroundcolor  

Effects - Plugins - Unplugged Shapes - 45 Degree Rectangle

Magic Wand Tool:

Click in the white area and press Delete on your keyboard

Selections - Select None


10

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Effects - Plugins - It@lian Editors Effect - Effetto Fantasma

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


11

Color Palette: Change the Foregroundcolor to - #000000  

Layers - New Raster Layer  (Raster3)

Paintbrush Tool (B)   Select "Handwriting 06" from the drop down Menu

Stamp once in the Top Left corner and once in the Bottom Right corner with the Foregroundcolor    like this:

Note: I found it easier to apply the text on seperate Layers and moving them to where I wanted them. If you do this remember to Merge the Layers.


12

Layers - New Raster Layer  (Raster4)

Selection Tool: (S) Custom Selection

Color Palette:  Change the Backgroundcolor to - #ffffff

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor    

Effects - Plugins - Richard Rosenman - Grid Generator

Selections - Select None

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow


13

Maximize the image saved in step#7

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit -Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster5)

No need to move.

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow


14

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster6)

Selection Tool:  Custom Selection 

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor - #ffffff  

Selections - Modify - Contract - 2px

Edit - Cut  (or hit Delete on your keyboard)

Keep Selected


15

Layers - New Raster Layer  (Raster7)

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor - #ffffff  

Layer Palette:  Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 40

Selections - Select None

Effects - Texture Effects - Weave

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - Geometric Effects - Skew

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling


16

Layers - Duplicate

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

Move to the Left side of your work like this:

Layer Palette: Drag this Layer down to below Raster 4 (below the White Rectangle)


17

Layer Palette:  Click on the Top Layer

Layers - New Raster Layer  (Raster7)

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk  "selnoisette157"

Fill the Selection with the Foregroundcolor - #000000  

Selections - Modify - Contract - 2px

Edit - Cut  (or hit Delete on your Keyboard)

Keep Selected


18

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Selection with the Foregroundcolor - #000000  

Layer Palette:  Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 42

Selections - Select None

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wave

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling


19

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

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

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


20

Color Palette:  Change the Background to Gradient "Isadora"

 


21

Layers - New Raster Layer  (Raster8)

Text Tool: (T) Direction Vertical

Type  the word " ISADORA "

Layer Palette:  Right Click on this Layer

Convert to Raster Layer

Move to the Right like this:

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow

Your Layer Palette should look like this:


22

Maximize  "tubeclaudiaviza-mujers312"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

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

Move to the Bottom edge of your work like this:

Effects - 3d Effects - Drop Shadow


23

Maximize "Gerry-Bloemen 62 - 4oktober 2008"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

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

Move the Right side of your work like this:

Layers - Arrange - Move Down twice  so it is under the text Layer

Change the Blend Mode of the flower to Overlay


24

Layer Palette:  Click on the Top Layer

Edit - Paste Paste As New Layer (image is still in memory)

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

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

Move to the Left like this:

Layer Palette:  Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Hard Light

Layers - Merge - Merge All Flatten


25

Effects - Plugins - Richard Rosenman - Solid Border

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

Magic Wand Tool:

Select the White border

Effects - Plugins - Richard Rosenman - Grid Generator

Selections - Select None


26

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 Martalip and Anneli

Martalip:

 

 

Anneli:

 

 

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