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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:

Woman Tube by Crealine you can find her tubes HERE

Wordart Tube by Yoka. she shares her tubes HERE

 

 

Plugins:

  • Mock - Windo
  • [AFS IMPORT] - sqborder2
  • It@lian Editors Effect - Effetto Fantasma
  • Nik Software - Color Efex Pro 3.0
  • Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 Impact - Glass & Perpsective Shadow

 

Preparations:

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

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:

       
#473648 #dfd3e2 #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 #473648

  • Set your Backgroundcolor to #dfd3e2

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

 

 

The tutorial:

01

Open a new transparent image of 900 x 500 px
 
Fill with the Gradient
 
Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - 45

 


02

 
Layers - New Raster Layer
 
Selections - Select All

Open Image "ASDwebs_BG_88896

Note: If you are using an Image  of your own the result may be different, if you want the same result you can use this Image for this step. You can colorize it to match your work.

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste Into Selection

Selections - Select None

Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds - Color: #473648

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Overlay" and the Layer Opacity to 70

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

 

03

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - Mock - Windo

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Preset Side by side

Effects - Plugins - [AFS IMPORT] - sqborder2

Selection Tool - Rectangle - Custom Selection:

Edit - Cut (Or hit the Delete Key of your Keyboard)

Selections - Select None


04

Layer Palette - Click on the Bottom Layer

Selection Tool - Rectangle - Custom Selection:

 
 
Selections - Promote Selection to Layer
 
Selections - Select None
 
Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top
 
Image - Free Rotate - Right checked -  90 - Both boxes unchecked
 
Effects - Plugins - It@lian Editors Effect - Effetto Fantasma - Sposta- X 13 - Sposta Y 13
 
Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance
 
Effects - Geometric Effects - Skew 
 
 
Effects - Image Effects - Offset
 

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Preset Side by side

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

 


05

Open Tube "ASDwebs_deco#88963

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Adjust  Sharpness - Sharpen

Effects - Plugins - Nik Software - Color Efex Pro 3.0 - Cross Prossesing - Method B01

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the the Layer Opacity to 50

 


06

Open Tube "ASDwebs_deco#88964

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Adjust  Sharpness - Sharpen

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Luminance (Legacy)"

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow -  Vertical 2 - Horizontal 2 - Opacity 50 - Blur - 8  - Color - #000000

 


07

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool - Rectangle - Custom Selection:

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor  (Right Mouse Click)

Selections - Modify - Contract - 2 px

Edit - Cut (Or hit the Delete Key of your Keyboard)

Selections - Modify - Contract - 5 px

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass -  Settings Tab: Preset Clear with Reflection

Selections - Select None

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow -  Vertical 2 - Horizontal 2 - Opacity 50 - Blur - 8  - Color - #000000

 


08

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 


09

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - Plugins - Nik Software - Color Efex Pro 3.0  - Cross Prossesing - Method C04

 


10

Open Tube "ASDwebs_deco#88965

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind - From Left checked - Wind Strength: 100

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

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

 


11

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

 


12

Layer Palette - Click on the Bottom Layer

Open Tube "Yoka_TEXT-LiveSimply-280315

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Image - Resize - 85% - Resize all Layers not checked

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Image - Negative Image

 


13

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Layers - Merge Merge Down

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Multiply" and the Layer Opacity to 30

 


14

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

Layer Palette - Click on the Third Layer from the Bottom

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk - ASDwebs_Sel_#476

Fill the Selection with the Foregroundcolor

Selections - Select None

 


15

Layer Palette - Click on the Top Layer

Open Tube "woman_593_bycrealinemai2012

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Resize - 85% - Resize all Layers not checked

Adjust - One Step Photo Fix ( perhaps not needed for your own tube!)

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow -  Settings Tab: Preset ASDwebs_Shadow_200

 


16

Layer Palette - Click on the Second Layer from the Top

Effects - Texture Effects - Mosaic Glass

Layers - Arrange - Send to Bottom ( it is gone, do not worry we will fix that!)

Layers - Arrange - Move Up

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Soft Light" and the Layer Opacity to 70

 


17

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 1 px - #473648

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 3 px - #ffffff

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 1 px - #473648

 


18

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:

 

 

Example by Nocturnes PSP World  who translated my tutorial into Dutch:

 

 

With special thanks to my testers Chris and Martalip

Chris:

Martalip:

 

 

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