**Translation: March - 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:

 

Plugins:

Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact

Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow

MuRa's Meister - Copies

MV's Plugins - PanoWarp

 

Preparations:

Copy the Selection to the Selections folder of PSP

Double click on the Alien Skin Preset to install it

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 t  

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

 

The tutorial:

01

Open a new Transparent image - 650 X 500px

Fill the Image with the Foreground Gradient

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Copies

 

02

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - not checked - Color: #df2625 

 

03

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Copies - Same settings

 

04

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - not checked - Color: #188d93

 

05

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Result:

 

06

Layers - New Raster Layer

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

Fill the Selection with the Background Color

Selections - Select None

 

07

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wave

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind

 

08

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Result:

 

09

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - not checked - Color: #188d93

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Horizontal: 0   Vertical: 0   Opacity: 75   Blur: 30   Color: #000000

Keep the Selection

 

10

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Modify - Select Selection Borders

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Gradient

Effects - Plugins - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Horizontal: 0   Vertical: 0   Opacity: 75   Blur: 30   Color: #000000

 

11

Selections - Select All

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Modify - Contract - 200px

Open "sixties.jpg"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Horizontal: 0   Vertical: 0   Opacity: 75   Blur: 30   Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

12

Layers - Duplicate

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Change the Blend Mode to Hard Light

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

 

13

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - MV's Pano Warp

 

14

Layers - Duplicate

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

 

15

Image - Free Rotate

 

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Change the Blend mode to Hard Light

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

 

16

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

 

17

Click on the Top Layer

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Horizontal: 0   Vertical: 0   Opacity: 75   Blur: 30   Color: #000000

 

18

Click on the Bottom Layer

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Copies - Same settings

 

19

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

 

20

Flood Fill Tool (F) Lower the Opacity to 50 on the Toolbar

Selections - Modify - Select Selection Borders

Raise the Opacity back to 100

Zoom In

Fill the Selection with the Background Color

Keep the Selection

 

21

Effects - 3D Effects - Inner Bevel

Selections - Select None

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

 

22

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Free Rotate

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

 

23

Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds - Color #df2625

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Horizontal: 0   Vertical: 0   Opacity: 75   Blur: 30   Color: #000000

Layers - Duplicate

 

24

Click on Raster 1

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection - Same settings

Selections - Modify - Contract - 2px

Open "makelovenotwar.jpg"  from tray

Edit - Copy

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Lower the Opacity to 35

Selections - Select none

 

25

Open "deco-sixties" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 593.00   Y: 13.00

Press any key to close the Pick Tool

 

26

Effects - 3D Effects - Inner Bevel - Same settings

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow - Preset "sixties-cre@nnie-ps"

 

26

Change the Foreground Gradient back to Color - #ffffff

Click on the Bottom Layer

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Color

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_Mask_1299"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

 

27

Open "tekst-sixties"  from tray

Edit -Copy

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

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 39.00   Y: 466.00

Press any key to close the Pick Tool

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow - Preset "sixties-cre@nnie-ps"

 

28

Open "Sixties_CibiBijoux"  from tray

Edit - Copy the Middle Layer

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

Image - Resize 125% - Resize All Layers - not checked

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Move down slightly to the Bottom Edge

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Horizontal: 0   Vertical: 0   Opacity: 75   Blur: 30   Color: #000000

 

29

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 50px - Background Color

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Horizontal: 0   Vertical: 0   Opacity: 75   Blur: 30   Color: #000000

 

30

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: