***Translation: January - 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:

      Tubes by Gabry        

    Mask by Narah       

Plugins:

Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Simple - Blintz and Pizza Slice Mirror

Toadies - What Are You?

 

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  #fdf8f1           

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #2f3d47          

    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

Set your Foreground to Gradient (Corel_06_029) - Style: Linear

  

The Tutorial:

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01

Open a new Transparent image 650 X 500px

Fill the image with the Gradient

 

02

Effects - Plugins - Pizza Slice Mirror  

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Blintz     

   Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

03

Selections - Select All

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

 

04

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/35 Colour: #000000

Keep the Selection

 

05

Selections - Modify - Select Selection Borders

Fill the Selection with the Background Colour

Selections - Select None

 

06

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Vertical

 

07

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - What Are You?

 

08

Selections - Select All

Image Add Borders - Symmetric - Not Checked - Background Colour

Selections - Invert

 

09

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - What Are You? - Same settings

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/35 Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

10

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Vertical

 

11

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Select All

Open "Gabry-woman 966" from tray

Edit - Copy the Middle Layer

Minimize to tray for later

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Selections - Select None

 

12

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

13

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay

 

14

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

15

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

 

16

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind - From Right

 

17

Effects - Distortion  Effects - Wave

Effects - Edge Effects  Enhance More

 

18

Image - Free Rotate

 

19

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 70.00   Y: 105.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Layers - Duplicate

Objects - Align Top

 

20

Seletions - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "yvonna-1-cre@nnie"

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Selections - Select None

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Your work should look like this now:

 

21

Layers - New Raster Layer

Change the Foreground Gradient back to Colour #fdf8f1

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Disk - "Narah_mask_0878"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

22

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

 

23

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Colour 

 

24

Selections - Modify - Contract - 20px

Effects - 3D Effects - Cutout - Shadow Colour #000000

Selections - Select None

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/35 Colour: #000000

 

25

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Horizontal

Image  Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

 

26

Layers - Duplicate

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

 

27

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Colour

Selections - Select All

Selections - Modify - Contract - 5px

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Selections - Select None

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

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

28

Layers  Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/35 Colour: #000000

 

29

Activate the Middle Layer (Copy of Merged)

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/35 Colour: #000000

 

30

Activate the Bottom Layer (Merged)

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

 

31

Open "Gabry-woman 966" from tray again

Edit - Copy the Middle Layer

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

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

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

 

32

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 585.00   Y: 10.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/35 Colour: #000000

 

33

Open "Gabry-varie-102" from tray

Edit - Copy the Middle Layer

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

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

 

34

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 190.00   Y: 292.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/35 Colour: #000000

 

35

Open "tekst-yvonna.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: 329.00   Y: 98.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -2/-2/75/0 Colour: #000000

 

36

Image - Add Borders - 1px - Background Colour

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: