** Translation: April - 2022 **

 

~~ Original by Cre@nnie Design ~~

Thank you Annie for 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 2020 Ultimate, if you work with older versions some things might be different but the result will be the same.

Acknowledgements:

Tube by Jolcsi

Plugins:

Cybia - Screenworks

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

 

Preparations:

Place the Selection into the Selections folder of PSP

Open all other files in PSP and minimize to tray

 

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #dadeea          

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #5f91a5                

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

    If you are using different colors you may need to colorize some of the original elements

The Tutorial:

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01

Oen a new Transparent image 650 X 500px

Fill the image with the Foreground Colour

 

02

Effects - Image Effects - Offset - Background Colour

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

03

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror - Vertical

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Hard Light

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

04

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Geometric Effects - Skew

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Multiply

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

05

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 50

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

06

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

 

07

Effects - Plugins - Cybia - Screenworks - Point Array

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/35  Colour: #000000

 

08

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - Not Checked - Background Colour

 

09

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/35  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

10

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Horizontal

 

11

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - Not Checked - Foreground Colour

 

12

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Bidirectional

Selections - Invert

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 20

 

13

Selections - Invert

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 20

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 75

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/35  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

14

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Bidirectional

 

15

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 50

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

14

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Hard Light

 

15

Selections - Modify - Contract - 50px

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Selections - Select None

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/35  Colour: #000000

 

16

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Your work should look like this now:

 

17

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Colour 

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "NarahsMasks_1667"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

18

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

 

19

Open "deco-gianni-1"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

No need to move

 

20

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image "Narah_mask_0386"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Soft Light

 

21

Open "_xhPJ8tf1cKV"  from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

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

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 75

 

22

Open "deco-gianni-2"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

Enter these values for the X: and Y: positions on the Toolbar

X: 62.00  Y: 105.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/35  Colour: #000000

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

 

23

Open "deco-gianni-3"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

Enter these values for the X: and Y: positions on the Toolbar

X: 87.00  Y: 42.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

24

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Free Rotate

Pick Tool (K)

Enter these values for the X: and Y: positions on the Toolbar

X: 810.00  Y: 33.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

25

Open "tekst-gianni"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

Enter these values for the X: and Y: positions on the Toolbar

X: 419.00  Y: 170.00

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 5/0/60/0  Colour: #000000

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

26

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - Not Checked - Foreground Colour

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/35  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

27

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/35  Colour: #000000

 

28

Open "jolsci892.png" from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

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

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Pick Tool (K)

Enter these values for the X: and Y: positions on the Toolbar

X: 151.00  Y: 64.00

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 5/0/60/0  Colour: #000000

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

29

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - Background Colour

Optional: Image - Resize - Width 800 Pixels - Resize all Layers checked

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

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Extra Examples by Chris and Celine:

Celine: