Translation: December - 2018

 

~°~ Original by Linette Creations ~°~

This tutorial was translated with permission from Linette

Translated by Chris (acbdesigns)

 

 

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:

    Mask by Mačlle Dreams

    Tube by @nn (TD Studio)

 

Plugins:

< I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0

L en K - landksiteofwonders - L en K's Mayra

    &<Bkg Designer sf10 II> - Facet Offset**

    Toadies - Weaver

    &<Bkg Designer IV> - sf10 - Slice and Dice**

    AP 01 [Lines] - Lines SilverLining

    Andromeda Perspective

    Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass

    ** Import into Filters Unlimited

 

Preparations:

    Copy the Brush to the Brushes folder in PSP,

    Double click on the Alien Skin Preset it 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 #3a3b3f

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #ffffff

 Set your Foregroundcolor to Foreground/Background Gradient (Corel_06_029) - Style: Sunburst

     

 

The tutorial:

01

Open Alpha_Jamie from tray

Fill the image with the Foreground Gradient

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 30


02

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - &<BKg Designer sf10 II> - Facet Offset

Adjust - Sharpness Sharpen


03

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling


04

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - Selection#1

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select none


05

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - &<Bkg Designer sf10 I> - Cruncher

Change the Blend Mode to Overlay

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow  Vertical: 0   Horizontal: 0   Opacity: 50   Blur: 40   Color: #000000

Layers - Merge - Merge Down


06

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - Selection#2

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None


07

Effects - Distortion Effects - Polar Coordinates

Change the Blend Mode to Soft Light

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen More


08

Effects - Plugins - Andromeda Perspective

Drop Shadow  Vertical: 0   Horizontal: 0   Opacity: 30   Blur: 20   Color: #000000


09

Click on the Bottom Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - Selection#3

Layers - New Raster Layer

Flood Fill tool:  Lower the Opacity to 20 on the Toolbar

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor

Raise the Opacity back to 100

Selections - Select None


10

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - &<Bkg Designers IV> - sf10 Slice N Dice

Result:

Change the Blend mode to Overlay


11

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - Weaver

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen More


12

Layers - Duplicate

Change the Blend Mode to Screen

Effects - Plugins AP 01 [Innovations] - Lines - SilverLining

Layers - Merge - Merge Down


13

Click on  the Top Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - Selection#4

Promote Selection to Layer

Drop Shadow  Vertical: 0   Horizontal: 0   Opacity: 30   Blur: 20   Color: #000000


14

Change the Backgroundcolor to #b16526

Keep the same settings for the Gradient

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Gradient


15

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - Mask-MD-017

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Change the Blend Mode to Hard Light


16

Change the Foreground Gradient to these settings:

Layers - New Raster Layer

Paint Brush (B)

Select  "Brush_noeuds_linette"  from the drop down menu   Size: 550

Stamp twice without moving the brush like this:


16

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact Glass - Preset "Glass_noeuds_linette.f1s"

Your work and Layer Palette look like this now:

 


17

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - Selection#5

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor

Selections - Select None


18

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wave

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

Change the Blend Mode to Multiply


19

Click on the Top Layer

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - Selection#6

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Gradient

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact Glass - Preset "Glass_noeuds_linette.f1s"

Selections - Select None

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen


20

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Image Effects - offset

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact Glass - Preset "Glass_noeuds_linette.f1s"


21

Click on the third Layer from the Bottom (Promoted Selection)

Selections - Select All

Selections - Float

Selections - Defloat


22

Effects - Plugins - L &K - Mayra

Selections - Select None

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible


23

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - 3a3b3f 

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 2px - #b16526

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #3a3b3f

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 50px - #ffffff    

Select the White border with the Magic Wand

Selection - Invert

Drop Shadow  Vertical: 0   Horizontal: 0   Opacity: 80   Blur: 20   Color: #000000

Selections - Select none


24

Maximize "@nn_020608_photos_JamieN_woman_tdstudio"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

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

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen

Move down and to the Right like this:

Drop Shadow  Vertical: 0   Horizontal: 66   Opacity: 30   Blur: 40   Color: #000000


25

Maximize "word art Jamie-Linette"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Image - Negative Image

Move to the Left like this:

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen

Drop Shadow  Vertical: 10   Horizontal: -10   Opacity: 60   Blur: 10   Color: #000000


26

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - 3a3b3f 

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

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


Extra Example by Chris