Translation: February - 2022

 

~~ Original by Cre@nnie Design ~~

Thank you Annie for permission to translate your tutorials.

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

Acknowledgements:

Masks by Narah

      Tube by Marcio No site info available

Plugins:

AAA Frames - Texture Frame

L  and K - landksiteofwonders - L en K's Palmyre

Toadies - Weaver

Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow

 

Preparations:

Place the 20-20 Mask into the Masks folder of PSP (If you don't already have it)

Place the Preset Emboss 3 into the Presets folder of PSP (If you don't already have it)

Place the Selection into the Selections folder of PSP

Open all other files in PS and minimize to tray

 

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #f8c303          

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #436520          

    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

Open a new Transparent image 650 X 500px

Selections - Select All

Open "boeket.jpg" from tray

Edit - Copy

Minimize for later

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Selections - Select None

 

02

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling  - Horizontal

 

03

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

 

04

Effects - Art Media Effects - Brushstrokes - Color: #000000

 

05

Selections - Select All

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

 

06

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling  - Bidirectiontal

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/50  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

07

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

08

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

 

09

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - Weaver

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/50  Colour: #000000

 

10

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image  Mirror - Mirror Vertical

 

11

Effects - Plugins - L en K's Palmyre

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay and lower the Opacity to 60

 

12

Selections - Select All

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

 

13

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Same settings

Selections - Invert

 

14

Adjust - Blur - Motion Blur

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/50  Colour: #000000

 

15

Selections - Select All

Layers - New Raster Layer

Open "boeket.jpg" from tray again

Edit - Copy

Minimiz for later

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 15

Selections - Select None

 

16

Image - Resize - 80% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

Effects - Used Defined  Filter - "Emboss_3"

 

17

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_Mask_1362"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Effects - Used Defined  Filter - "Emboss_3"

 

18

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Perspective Shadow - Preset - "Drop Shadow, Low"

 

19

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From DIsk - "spring-2022-1-cre@nnie"

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection (Image is still in memory)

Selections - Select None

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

Your work should look like this now:

Edit - Copy

 

20

Adjust - Blur - Motion Blur - Same settings

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Soft Light

 

21

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_mask_0110"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

22

Effects - Plugins - Eye andy 5 - Perspective Shadow - Preset - "Drop Shadow, Low"

 

23

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_Mask_1091"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay

Effects - Plugins - Eye andy 5 - Perspective Shadow - Preset - "Drop Shadow, Low"

 

24

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Fill the Selection with the Background Colour 

 

25

Effects - Plugins AAA Frames - Texture Frame

Selections - Modify - Contract - 20px

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/50  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/50  Colour: #000000

 

26

Open "boeket.jpg" from tray again

Window - Duplicate  (Shift+D)

Working on the Duplicate: Layers - Load/Save - Load Mask From Disk - "20-20"

Layers - Duplicate

Edit - Repeat Duplicate Layer

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Edit - Copy

 

26

Go back to your main work image: Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

Image - Resize - 60% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 316.00   Y: 198.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

27

Open Mist "mc700" 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: 0.00   Y: 0.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay

 

28

Open "tekst-spring-2022-1" 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: 96.00   Y: 16.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - Plugins - Eye andy 5 - Perspective Shadow - Preset - "Drop Shadow, Low"

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay

 

29

Open "tekst-spring-2022-2" 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: 100.00   Y: 538.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - Plugins - Eye andy 5 - Perspective Shadow - Preset - "Drop Shadow, Low"

 

30

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 5px - Foreground Colour 

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 45px - Background Colour 

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/50  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

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

 

31

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: