***Translation: November - 2019***

 

~~ Original by Noisette~~

Thank you Annick 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:

Mask by Ildiko

Plugins:

VanDerLee - Unplugged X - Defocus

Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

It@lian Editors Effect - Effetto Fantasma

dsb flux - Linear Transmission

Flaming Pear - Glitterato

 

Preparations:

Copy the Selections to the Selections folder of PSP

Copy the Gradient to the Gradients folder of PSP

Double click on the font to install it into the Windows Font folder

Save the Flaming Pear Preset to your Desktop

Open all other files in PSP and minimize to tray

 

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #000000  

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #ffffff      

    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 900 X 600px

Fill the image with the Foreground Color

 

02

Effects - Plugins - Flaming Pear - Glitterato

Note: If you are using different colors,change the four boxes to match your work

 

03

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "2020-selnoisette01"

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

 

04

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

 

05

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Luminance

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

 

06

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

 

07

Effects - Plugins - VanDerLee - Unplugged X - Defocus

 

08

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster 1)

Change the Foreground to Gradient "Degrade or"

 

09

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "2020-selnoisette02"

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Gradient

Selections - Select None

Change the Blend Mode to Dodge and lower the Opacity to 89

Adjust - Add/Remove - Add Noise

 

10

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - It@lian Editors Effects - Effetto Fantasma

Change the Blend Mode to Soft Light

 

11

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster 2)

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "2020-selnoisette03"

Fill the Selection with the Gradient

Selections - Select None

Change the Blend Mode to Dodge and lower the Opacity to 83

 

12

Effects - Plugins - dsb flux - Linear Transmission

 

13

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster 3)

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

 

Lower the Opacity of the Flood Fill Tool to 30

Fill the Selection with the Background Color #ffffff

Selections - Select None

Raise the Opacity back to 100 on the Toolbar

 

14

Effects - Geometric Effects - Skew

 

15

Effects - Texture Effects - Mosaic-Glass

Change the Blend Mode to Hard Light and lower the Opacity to 22

 

16

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster 4)

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "2020-selnoisette04"

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Gradient

Selections - Select None

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -3/26/47/0   Color: #000000

 

17

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster 5)

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "2020-selnoisette05"

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Gradient

Selections - Select None

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -3/26/47/0   Color: #000000

 

18

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster 6)

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "2020-selnoisette06"

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Gradient

Selections - Select None

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -3/26/47/0   Color: #000000

 

19

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster 7)

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "2020-selnoisette07"

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Gradient

Selections - Select None

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -3/26/47/0   Color: #000000

 

20

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster 8)

Fill the Layer with the Background Color

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Ildiko_Desings-Created_@Mask_&_di (3)"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

21

Open "2020-rond-noisette" from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image: Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster 8)

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 268.00   Y: 276.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -6/7/38/23   Color: #000000

 

22

Layers - Duplicate

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 491.00   Y: 148.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

23

Open "2020-deco01-noisette"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image: Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster 9)

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 0.00   Y: 412.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

24

Open "2020-deco02-noisette"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image: Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster 10)

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 739.00   Y: 77.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

25

Materials Palette:

Text Tool (T)   Font: Brush Script MT   Size:72

Type "Happy New Year"

Layers - Convert to Raster Layer (Raster 11)

 

25

Pick Tool (K)

Move to the Top Right corner like this:

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

26

Open "bonne annee" from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image: Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster 12)

Pick Tool (K)

Move to the Bottom Left like this:

 

27

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #ecc6aa  

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 20px - #000000

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #ecc6aa  

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 50px - #000000

 

28

Open "2020-etoiles-noisette"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image: Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster 1)

No need to move

 

29

Optional: Image - Resize - Width 950 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: