***Translation:September 2021***

 

~~ 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 Thafs          

        Mask by Narah        

     

Plugins:

Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass & Extrude

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Simple - Left Right Wrap, Blintz & Half Wrap

 

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  #f7f0e0         

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #7f0c03         

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

The Tutorial

 

01

Open a new Transparent image 650 X 500px

Fill the image with the Foreground Colour

 

02

Selections - Select All

Open "woman-1948_tube_by_thafs"  from tray

Edit - Copy the Middle Layer

Minimize to tray for later

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

Selections - Select None

 

03

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

04

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

 

05

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Difference and lower the Opacity to 40

 

06

Selections - Select All

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

 

07

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/30  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

08

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Vertical

 

09

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

 

10

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Left Right Wrap

Change the Blend Mode to Overlay and lower the Opacity to 50

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/30  Colour: #000000

Again: Promote Selection to Layer

Effects - Plugins - Simple Half Wrap

Selections - Select None

Change the Blend Mode to Soft Light

 

11

Selections - Select All

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

Selections - Invert

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Half Wrap

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/30  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

12

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

13

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Blintz

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Selections - Select None

 

14

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Left Right Wrap

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Soft Light

Your work should look like this now:

 

15

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Colour

 

16

Effects - Texture Effects - Weave

Selections - Modify - Contract - 25px

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Selections - Select None

 

17

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

18

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Free Rotate

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind

 

19

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Colour 

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_mask_0406"

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

20

Selections - Select All

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

Selections - Invert

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Half Wrap

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 20

 

21

Effects - Texture Effects - Weave - Same settings

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/30  Colour: #000000

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

 

22

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/30  Colour: #000000

 

23

Layers - New Raster Layer

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

 

24

Fill the Selection with the Background Colour

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass - Preset - Clear

Selections - Select None

 

25

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind - Same settings

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

26

Adjust - Blur - Motion Blur

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

 

27

Activate the Bottom Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

 

28

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Extrude - Preset - "Large Offset, 45 degrees"

Selections - Select None

 

29

Open "tekst-wella.png"  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: 273.00  Y: 180.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

30

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Extrude - Preset - "Small Offset, 30 degrees"

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -5/5/100/0  Colour: #7f0c03   

 

31

Open "bouhda_tube_by_thafs"  from tray

Copy the Middle Layer

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

Image - Resize - 30% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 265.00  Y: 227.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen More

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/30  Colour: #000000

 

32

Activate the Top Layer

Open "woman-1948_tube_by_thafs"  from tray again

Edit - Copy the Middle Layer

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

Image - Resize - 90% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 616.00  Y: 26.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

32

Layers - Duplicate

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 20

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Multiply

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

 

33

Optional: Image - Resize - Width 800px - 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: