***Translation: August - 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:

Plugins:

<I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0 Smelter 2

Filter Factory - Gallery A - Weave

Simple Filters - Left Right Wrap & Pizza Slice Mirror

dsb flux - Linear Transmission

Toadies - *Sucking Toad* - Bevel II.2 ***

Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow

Xero - Tekstya

MuRa's Meister - Copies

*** Import into Filters Unlimited

Preparations:

Copy the Selection to the Selections folder of PSP

    Double click on the Alien Skin Presets to install them   

Open all other files in PSP and Minimize to tray

 

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #ffffff      

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #000000   

 

 NOTE: If you are using different colors you might need to colorize 

Adjust the Blend Mode and/or Opacity at your own discretion

 

The tutorial:

01

Open a new Transparent image 900 X 500px

Fill the image with the Foreground Color

 

02

Selections - Select All

Open "Femme-24-noisette.png"  from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

Minimize to tray for later

 

03

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

Selections - Select None

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

04

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

 

05

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - Distortion Filters - Smelter 2

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Screen

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

 

06

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - Toadies - *Sucking Toad* Bevel 11.2

 

07

Effects - Simple - Left Right Wrap

Result:

 

08

Effects - Plugins - Filter Factory - Gallery A - Weave

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Vertical: 0   Horizontal: 0   Opacity: 53   Blur: 53   Color: #000000

 

09

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

10

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Pizza Slice Mirror

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Luminance

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

Result:

 

11

Change the Foreground Color to #f4408e

Layers New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Color to #f4408e

Selections - Select None

 

12

Effects - Plugins - dsb flux - Linear Transmission

 

13

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind

 

14

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wave

Edit - Copy Special - Copy Merged

Put to one side for now

 

15

On your main work image: Click on the Bottom Layer

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

 

16

Effects - Plugins - Xero - Tekstya

Result:

 

17

Click on the Top Layer

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Fill the Selection with #ffffff

Selections - Modify - Contract - 20px

Copy the image you saved in step#14

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Vertical: -5   Horizontal: 5   Opacity: 21   Blur: 12   Color: #000000

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Vertical: 5   Horizontal: -5   Opacity: 21   Blur: 12   Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

Your work should look like this now:

 

18

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Copies

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

 

19

Click on the Top Layer

Effects - 3D Effects - Chisel

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Vertical: 0   Horizontal: 0   Opacity: 28   Blur: 23   Color: #000000

 

20

Click on the second Layer from the Top (Copy of Raster 2)

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the #ffffff

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_Mask_0942"

Layers - Duplicate

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

21

Open "colors-deco01-noisette.png"

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 366.00   Y: 34.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

22

Click on the Top Layer (Raster2)

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Resize - 30% - Resize All Layers - not checked

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 575.00   Y: 26.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

23

Layers - Duplicate

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 490.00   Y: 135.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Result:

 

24

Foreground Color: #ffffff Background Color: #f4408e

Set your Foreground Color to Gradient (Corel_06_029) - Style: Rectangular

 

 

25

Click on the third Layer from the Top (Raster2)

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Fill the Selection with the Gradient

Selections - Select None

 

26

Effects - Reflection Effects - Floating Mirror

 

27

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Hard Light and lower the Opacity to 85

 

28

Click on the Top Layer

Open "colors-deco02-noisette.png"

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 41.00   Y: 0.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

29

Open "colors_texte01-noisette.png"

Edit - Copy

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

Move to the Top of the Frame like this:

 

30

Change the Foreground Gradient back to Color #faba00

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk "colors-selnoisette-01"

Flood Fill Tool:

Fill the first letter O and the letter S with the Foreground Color

Fill the letters C L and R with the Background Color

Keep the selection active

Change the Foreground Color to #000000

Fill the second O with the Foreground Color

Selections Select None

Result:

 

31

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow - Preset -"colors-persp-shadow1-noisette"

Or use these settings in the Basic Tab:

 

32

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow - Preset -"colors-persp-shadow2-noisette"

Or use these settings in the Basic Tab:

 

33

Open "Femme-24-noisette.png"  again from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Image - Resize - 55% - Resize All Layers - not checked

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Move to the Bottom edge like this:

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Vertical: 0   Horizontal: 0   Opacity: 50   Blur: 50   Color: #000000

Layers - Merge - Merge All Flatten

 

34

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked 40px - #ffffff

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

Vertical: 0   Horizontal: 0   Opacity: 40   Blur: 40   Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

35

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 2px - #f4408e

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 10px - #ffffff  

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 2px - #faba00

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 30px - #ffffff  

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #000000

 

36

Optional: Image - Resize - Width 900 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