*** 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 Lily and Sonja (No site information available)

    Mask by Narah

Plugins:

Flaming Pear - Flood

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Simple - 4 Way Average

 

Preparations:

Place the Selections into the Selections folder of PSP

Open all other files in PSP and minimize to tray

 

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #e5a4a4       

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #171819       

    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

Fill the image with the Foreground Colour

 

02

Effect - Image Effects - Offset

 

03

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

04

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Hard Light

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

05

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Horizontal

 

06

Selections - Select All

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

 

07

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/25  Colour: #000000

 

08

Selections - Select All

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

 

09

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/25  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

10

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Horizontal

 

11

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "NarahsMasks_1679"

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

 

12

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

 

13

Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds - Background Colour

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/25  Colour: #000000

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

 

14

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 750.00  Y: 138.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/25  Colour: #000000

 

15

Activate the Bottom Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "zarita-2-cre@nnie"

 

16

Effects - Texture Effects - Weave

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/25  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

17

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "zarita-3-cre@nnie"

 

18

Activate  "NarahsMasks_1679" again

Edit - Copy

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

Effects - Plugins - Simple - 4 Way Average

Keep selected

 

19

Effects - Art Media Effects - Brushstrokes

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Hard Light and lower the Opacity to 70

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top

Selections - Select None

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

Result:

 

20

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/25  Colour: #000000

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

21

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

22

Activate the Bottom Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

 

23

Effects - Plugins - Flaming Pear - Flood

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top

 

24

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Difference and lower the Opacity to 50

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

 

25

Open "lampen.png"  from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

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

 

26

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 146.00  Y: 0.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

27

Open "vaas met bloemen"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

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

 

28

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 595.00  Y: 342.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 10/10/75/50  Colour: #000000

 

29

Open "sonja-tube-tas-1-2008"  from tray

Edit - Copy the Bottom Layer

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

Image - Resize - 40% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

 

30

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 154.00  Y: 430.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 10/10/75/50  Colour: #000000

 

31

Activate the second Layer from the Bottom (Copy of Merged)

Edit - Copy

Selections - Select All

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

 

32

Selections - Invert

Layers - New Raster Layer

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 10/10/75/50  Colour: #000000

 

33

Selections - Modify - Select Selection Borders

Fill the Selection with the Background Colour

Selections - Select None

 

34

Open "Femme 756 by Lily"  from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

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

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

Object - Align Bottom

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 10/10/75/50  Colour: #000000

 

35

Open "tekst-zarita" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

No need to move

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

 

36

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: