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~~ Original by psp Mieke (lesson 195)~~

Thank you Mieke 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 PSPX9, if you work with older versions some things might be different but the result will be the same.

 

 

Acknowledgements:

Flower tube by Jewel

 

 

Plugins:

  • <I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0
  • Toadies - Blast'em! **
  • Flaming Pear - Flexify 2
  • AP 01 (Innovations) - Lines - SilverLining
  • FM Tile Tools - Blend Emboss

     ** Import into Filters Unlimited

 

Preparations:

  • Open all files PSP, Duplicate and minimize to tray. Close the originals.

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:

     
#c54b8c #dfb5c1 #62366b #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 #c54b8c

  • Set your Backgroundcolor to #dfb5c1

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

 

 

The tutorial:

01

Open a new transparent image of 800 x 500 px

  Fill the Layer with the Gradient  


02

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Select All

Maximize "Abstract333"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Selections - Select None


03

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible


04

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection 

  Fill the Selection with the Gradient 

Selections - Select None


05

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - Toadies - Blur 'em!


06

Effects - Plugins - Flaming Pear - Flexify 2


07

Image - Resize - 90% - Resize All Layers - not checked

Effects - Plugins - AP 01(Innovations) - Lines - SilverLining

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow

Vertical 3 - Horizontal 3 - Opacity 60 - Blur 50 - Color #000000


08

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Resize - 90% - Resize All Layers - not checked

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

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Resize - 90% - Resize All Layers - not checked

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


09

Layers - Duplicate

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

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Layers - Duplicate

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

Your work and Layer Palette look like this now:

 

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible


10

Maximize "Fleur misted jewel 0034"  from tray

  Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

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

Image - Resize - 55% - Resize All Layers - not checked

Move down slightly like this:


11

Effects - Plugins - FM Tile Tools - Blend Emboss - Default


12

Maximize "383"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Move to the Left like this:


13

Layers - Duplicate

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

Move down to the bottom edge like this:

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

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


14

Maximize "bow-85"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Move to the Right like this:


15

Maximize "deco10"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Move to the Bottom Left like this:

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow

Vertical 0 - Horizontal 0 - Opacity 50 - Blur 40 - Color #000000


16

Maximize "chili_Butterflies0501"  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 Top Left  corner like this:

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow

Vertical 0 - Horizontal 0 - Opacity 50 - Blur 40 - Color #000000


17

Maximize "vlindertjes50"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - PAste - PAaste As New Layer

Move to the Right like this:

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow

Vertical 0 - Horizontal 0 - Opacity 50 - Blur 40 - Color #000000


18

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 2px - Foregroundcolor - #c54b8c  

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 4px - #ffffff     

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 2px - #62366b

Selections - Select All

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

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow

Vertical 0 - Horizontal 0 - Opacity 60 - Blur 40 - Color #000000

Selections - Select None

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 2px - Foregroundcolor - #c54b8c  


19

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 Examples by Anya and Chris:

 

 

Chris:

 

Anya:

 

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