** Translation: April- 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 by Corel, if you work with older versions some things might be different but the result will be the same.

 

Acknowledgements:

 

Plugins:

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

    Mehdi - Wavy Lab 1.1, Weaver and Sorting Tiles

    VanDerLee - Unplugged X - 45 Rectangle

    Background Kaleidoscope - x Tile Maker 1.0 **

    LOtis Filters - Mosaic Toolkit - v2.022

    Simple - 4 Way Average and Pizza Slice Mirror and Left Right Wrap

    AP 01 [Innovations] - Lines - SilverLining

    Flaming Pear - Flexify 2

    Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Persective Shadow

    ** Import into Filters Unlimited

 

Preparations:

    Copy the Selections to the Selections folder of PSP

    Save the Flaming Pear Preset to your Desktop

    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 #8b9cbe

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #a8b48f

 

The tutorial:

01

Open a new transparent image of 800 x 500 px

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Wavy Lab 1.1

 

02

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Weaver

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

03

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

 

04

Effects - Plugins - VanDerLee - Unplugged X - 45 Rectangle

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

 

05

Effects - Plugins - VanDerLee - Unplugged X - 45 Rectangle

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Left Right Wrap

 

06

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - Bkg Kaleidoscope - x Tile Maker 1.0

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Result:

 

07

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric not checked

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

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

 

08

Effects - Plugins - LOtis Filters - Mosaic Toolkit - v2.022

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Layer Palette:  Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay and lower the Opacity to 77

 

09

Materials Palette:

Change the Foregroundcolor to #ffffff  and the Backgroundcolor to #122036

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster 1)

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

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor

Selections - Select None

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

Layer Palette:  Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Soft Light

 

10

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster 2)

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection 

Fill the Selection with the Foregroundcolor

Selections - Modify - Contract - 2px

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor 

Selections - Select None

Layer Palette:  Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Hard Light

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow   Vertical: minus 1   Horizontal: 0   Opacity: 41   Blur: 29   Color: #000000

 

11

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster 3)

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

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor 

Selections - Select None

 

12

Effects - Plugins - Flaming Pear - Flexify 2

Click on the Red triangle to load the Preset - "sport-noisette preset.q2q" from your Desktop

Note: If the Preset won't load for you, use these settings:

 

13

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds

Layer Palette: Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Dodge and lower the Opacity to 73

 

14

Layer Palette: Click on the Layer Below (Raster 3)

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay

Your work looks like this now:

 

15

Layer Palette:  Click on the Top Layer

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster 4)

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

Fill the Selection with the Foregroundcolor

Selections - Select None

 

16

Maximize "sportive-deco01"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster 5)

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow   Vertical: minus 2   Horizontal: 1   Opacity: 41   Blur: 0   Color: #000000

 

17

Maximize "sportive-texte01"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster 6)

Pick Tool (K)

Move the text to the Left edge of your work like this:

 

18

Maximize "sportive-texte02"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster 7)

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Result:

 

19

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

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 50px - Foregroundcolor

Maximize "sportive-texte03"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster 7)

Pick Tool (K) Move to the Bottom edge of your work like this:

 

20

Maximize "Femme-21-noisette"  from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

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

Image - Resize - 75% - Resize All Layers - not checked

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Pick Tool (K) Move to the Bottom edge of your work like this:

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow   Vertical: minus 7   Horizontal: 6   Opacity: 50   Blur: 45   Color: #000000

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

 

21

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 & Celine

Celine