**Translation: April - 2019**

 

~~ Original by Cre@nnie Design ~~

 

Thank you Annie for your permission to translate your tutorials.

Translated by Chris (acbdesigns)

Tested by Celine

 

 

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 PSP 2019 Ultimate, if you work with older versions some things might be different but the result will be the same.

 

Acknowledgements:

Tube by Maryse

      All other materials by Annie

 

Plugins:

Alien Skin - Xenofex 2

Flaming Pear - Flood

FunHouse - Cirquelate

Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow

MV's Plugins - Pano Warp

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Simple - Left Right Wrap, Quick Tile

 

Preparations:

Copy the Selections to the Selections folder of PSP

Open all other files in PSP and minimize to tray

    NOTE: If you are using different colors you might need to colorize

 

 

Colors:

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

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  

    Set your Backgroundcolor to   

 

The tutorial:

01

Open a new Transparent image  650 X 500px

Fill the image with the Foreground Color 

 

02

Selections - Select All

Open "MR_Chanel Fall" from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

Minimize to tray again for later

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

Selections - Select None

 

03

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

04

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

 

05

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Lower the Opacity to 50

Result:

 

06

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - not checked - Background Color

 

07

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

08

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Vertical: 0   Horizontal: 0   Opacity: 85   Blur: 55   Color: #000000

Keep selected

 

09

Effects - Plugins - FunHouse - Cirquelate

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select none

 

10

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Vertical: 0   Horizontal: 0   Opacity: 85   Blur: 55   Color: #000000

Result:

 

11

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - not checked - Foreground Color

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Quick Tile

Result:

12

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Left Right Wrap

Selections - Select None

 

13

Effects - Plugins - Flaming Pear - Flood

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen More

 

14

Click on the Bottom Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Selections - Select None

 

15

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "chanel-1-cre@nnie"

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Color

Keep selected

 

16

Effects - Plugins - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - Default settings

Selections - Modify - Contract - 3px

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Selections - Select none

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Vertical: 2   Horizontal: 2   Opacity: 55   Blur: 0   Color: #000000

Result:

 

17

Open tube "deco-chanel-1" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

Enter these parameters for the X and Y positions on the Toolbar

X: 35.50   Y: 43.00

Press any key to close the Pick Tool

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

18

Layers - Duplicate

Adjust - Blur - Motion Blur

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

Click on the Layer above (Raster 1)

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

 

19

Open tube "deco-chanel-2" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

Enter these parameters for the X and Y positions on the Toolbar

X: 356.00   Y: 77.00

Press any key to close the Pick Tool

 

20

Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds - Background Color

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Vertical: 2   Horizontal: 2   Opacity: 55   Blur: 0   Color: #000000

 

21

Click on the Bottom Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

 

22

Effects - Plugins - MV's Plugins - Pano Warp

 

23

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wave

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Vertical: 0   Horizontal: 0   Opacity: 85   Blur: 55   Color: #000000

 

24

Click on the Bottom Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "chanel-2-cre@nnie"

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Keep selected

 

25

Effects - Plugins - Xenofex 2 - Constellation - Settings - A Few Small Stars

Change the Blend Mode to Hard Light and lower the Opacity to 60

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen

Selections - Select None

Result:

 

26

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - not checked - Foreground Color

 

27

Selections - Invert

Effects - Plugins - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - Default settings

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Vertical: 0   Horizontal: 0   Opacity: 85   Blur: 55   Color: #000000

 

28

Selections - Modify - Select Selection Borders

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Color

Effects - Plugins - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - Default settings

Selections - Select None

 

29

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - not checked - Foreground Color

 

30

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

31

Selections - Invert

Adjust - Blur - Motion Blur

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Vertical: 0   Horizontal: 0   Opacity: 85   Blur: 55   Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

32

Open "tekst-chanel" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

Enter these parameters for the X and Y positions on the Toolbar

X: 787.00   Y: 559.00

Press any key to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Vertical: 2   Horizontal: 2   Opacity: 55   Blur: 0   Color: #000000

 

33

Open "MR_Chanel Fall" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

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

Move to the Bottom Left like this:

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Vertical: 0   Horizontal: 0   Opacity: 85   Blur: 55   Color: #000000

 

34

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - Background Color

Optional: Image - Resize - Width 800 Pixels - Resize all Layers checked

Add your name or watermark, save as JPG file and you're done!


Extra Examples by Chris and Celine:

Celine