Translation: December - 2018

 

~~ Original by Saturnella Design ~~

Translated with Josette's permission 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 by Corel, if you work with older versions some things might be different but the result will be the same.

 

Acknowledgements:

    All Materials supplied by Saturnella

 

Plugins:

Mehdi - Wavy Lab 1.1  and Sorting Tiles

Graphics Plus - Horizontal Mirror and Vertical Mirror

Funhouse - Cirquelate

FM Tile Tools -   Saturation Emboss

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow

Cybia - Screenworks

 

 

Preparations:

Double click on the Alien Skin Presets they will install automatically

    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

 

 

Colors:

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

    Set your Foregroundcolor to #687f37

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #bab221

Color Palette:

 

The tutorial:

01

Maximize "alpha_isabeau" from tray

Rename Raster1

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Wavy Lab 1.1


02

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur


03

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Sorting Tiles


04

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Sorting Tiles


05

Image - Free Rotate

Image - Resize - 62% Resize All Layers - not checked

Layer Palette:  Change the Blend Mode to Multiply

Layers - Merge - Merge Down


06

Effects - Plugins - Graphics Plus - Horizontal Mirror

Effects - Plugins - Graphics Plus - Vertical Mirror


07

Selections - Load/Save - Loas Selection From Disk - "Selection#1"

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Effects - Plugins - Funhouse - Cirquelate

Note:  If you have a different version of the Plugin only the number of cirquels changes

Selections - Select None


08

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Layers - Merge  - Merge Down

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tile


09

Maximize "camp_03"  from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy - Paste As New Layer

Objects - Align Top

(or move manually to the top edge of your work)

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

Change the Blend Mode to Hard Light and lower the Opacity to 18


10

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


11

Click on Copy of Raster 1

Effects - Plugins - Funhouse - Loom

Edit - Repeat Loom


12

Selections - Select All

Selections - Modify - Contract - 20px

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow

Vertical: 0   Horizontal: 0   Opacity: 100   Blur: 40   Color: #000000


13

Selections - Modify - Contract - 20px

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow

Vertical: 0   Horizontal: 0   Opacity: 100   Blur: 40   Color: #000000


14

Selections - Modify - Contract - 20px

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow

Vertical: 0   Horizontal: 0   Opacity: 100   Blur: 40   Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

Result:

15

Staying on Copy of Raster 1

Selections - Load/Save - Loas Selection From Disk - "Selection#3"

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top


16

Effects - Artistic Effects - Topography

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling - Default

Selections Select None


17

Magic Wand: Set the Tolerance to 50

Click in the transparent part of the Layer

Press your Delete key 4 or 5 times

Selections - Select None


18

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill with Color 2

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Saturnella_Mask_Abstract004"

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Change the Blend Mode to Lighten and lower the Opacity to 70


20

Maximize "Medieval03"  from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy and Paste As New Layer

Image - Resize - 75% - Resize All Layers - unchecked

Move to the Bottom Left edge (see example)

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Perspective Shadow - Preset "isabeau_shadow"


21

Maximize "sat_pot03" from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy - Paste As New Layer

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

Move to the Bottom Right (see Example)

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Perspective Shadow - Preset "isabeau_shadow2"


22

Activate the Bottom Layer

Edit - Copy

Image - Add Borders - 1px Color 1

Image - Add Borders - 3px Color 2

Image - Add Borders - 1px Color 1

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - 25px Color 3

Selections - Invert

Effects - Plugins - Cybia - Screenworks - Boxed Dot

Selections - Select none


23

Image - Add Borders - 1px Color 1

Image - Add Borders - 3px Color 2

Image - Add Borders - 1px Color 1

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - 50px Color 5

Selections - Invert

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Effects - Plugins - Cybia -Screenworks - Lace Screen

Selections - Select None


24

Effects - Plugins - AAA Frames - Foto Frame

Image - Add Borders - 1px Color 4


25

Optional: Image - Resize - Width 900 Pixels - Resize all Layers checked

Adjust - Sharpness - Unsharp Mask

Add your name or watermark, save as JPG file .


 

Extra Examples by Chris and Celine

Chris

Celine