**Translation: January 2019 **

 

~~ Original by Noisette~~

Thank you Annick for your permission to translate your tutorials.

Translated by Chris (acbdesigns)

Tested by Celine

 

Materials:  

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:

 

Plugins:

    Mehdi - Sorting Tiles and Weaver

    It@lian Editors Effect - Effetto Fantasma

    V Kiwi's Oelfilter - Videowand

    L & K - L en K's siteofwonders - Djin

    FM Tile Tools - Blend Emboss

    Transparency - Eliminate White

    MuRa's Meister - Copies

    BorderMania - Instant Button 2

 

Preparations:

Copy the Selections to the Selections folder of PSP

Copy the Brushes to the Brushes folder of PSP

Install the Font into the Windows Font Folder

     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 #151f12

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #e3cccb

Color Palette:

 

The tutorial:

01

Maximize "fond-lisa.jpg"  from tray

Window - Duplicate (or Shift+D) - Close the original and proceed on the copy

Colorize to compliment your main tube


02

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

Effects - It@lian Editors Effect - Effetto Fantasma

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance


03

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk "lisa-selnoisette01"

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None


04

Effects - Plugins - It@lian Editors Effect - Effetto Fantasma

Effects - Plugins - V Kiwi's Oelfilter - Videowand


05

Effects - Geometric Effects - Skew

Effects - Reflection Effects - Rotating Mirror

 

Result:


06

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Effects - Plugins - Transparency - Eliminate White

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

Your work looks like this now:


07

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk "lisa-selnoisette02"

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 26

Selections - Select None


08

Effects - Plugins - L & K - l en k's siteofwonders - Djin

Layer Palette: Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 79

Effects - Plugins - FM Tile Tools - Blend Emboss

Result:


09

Layer Palette: Click on the Bottom Layer (Merged)

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster1)

Fill the Layer with the Backgroundcolor  

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Ildiko_create_mask_2016_05_05(37)"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Layer Palette: Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 87


10

Layer Palette:  Click on the Top Layer

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster1)

Fill the Layer with the Backgroundcolor  

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Ildiko_Desings_Created @ Mask(9)"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal


11

Layers new Raster Layer (Raster1)

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk "lisa-selnoisette03"

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor  

Selections - Modify - Contract -1px

Fill the Selection with the Foregroundcolor  

Selections - Select None


12

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Copies

Note: Results vary depending on PSP version and Operating System.
 

Pick Tool (K) 

Enter these parameters for the X and Y positions on the Tool Bar

Press any key to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:  

Vertical: 0   Horizontal: 8   Opacity: 34   Blur: 11  Color: #000000


13

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Pick Tool (K) 

Enter these parameters for the X and Y positions on the Tool Bar

 

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

Press any key to close the Pick Tool

Your work looks like this now:


14

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster2)

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "lisa-selnoisette04"

Fill the Layer with the Backgroundcolor  

Selections - Select None

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Weaver


15

Layers - New Raster Layer

Paint Brush (B)  Select "lisa-noisette01" from the drop down menu

Stamp once with the Backgroundcolor  like this:


16

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Resize - 80% - Resize All Layers - not checked
Pick Tool (K) 

Enter these parameters for the X and Y positions on the Tool Bar

Press any key to close the Pick tool


17

Materials Palette:  Change the Foregroundcolor to #000000  

Layers - New Raster Layer

Paint Brush (B)  Select "lisa-noisette02" from the drop down menu

Stamp twice on the same Layer like this:


18

Maximize "lisa-deco01"  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 Tool Bar

Press any key to close the Pick Tool


19

Materials Palette:  Foregroundcolor: #ffffff  Backgroundcolor: #602742

Text Tool (T)  Font: Amaldemo-Bold   Size: 72 pixels

Type L in uppercase and isa in lowercase

Layers Palette: Right click and Convert to Raster Layer (Raster6)

Pick Tool (K) 

Enter these parameters for the X and Y positions on the Tool Bar

 

Press any key to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

 Vertical: 0   Horizontal: 8   Opacity: 58   Blur: 11  Color: #000000


20

Maximize "Femme-08-noisette" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

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

Adjust - Sharpness - Unsharp Mask



Move down slightly like this:


 


21

Layers - Duplicate

Layer Palette: Click on the Layer below  (Raster7)

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 30

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

Click on the Top Layer (Copy of Raster 7)

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:  

Vertical: minus 4   Horizontal: minus 2   Opacity: 50   Blur: 46  Color: #000000
 


22

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - Foregroundcolor  

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - Backgroundcolor  

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 40px - Foregroundcolor 

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - Backgroundcolor  

Effects - Plugins - BorderMania - Instant Button 2



Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 5px - Foregroundcolor  

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - Backgroundcolor  


23

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

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


Extra Examples by Chris and Celine: