***Translation: December - 2019***

 

~~ Original by Violette Graphic ~~

 

Thank you Violette 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 - Tile and Mirror

Mehdi - Way Lab 1.1 and Sorting Tiles

Simple - Pizza Slice Mirror

AP [Lines] -Lines - SilverLining

Carolaine and Sensibility - CS-LinearH

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Toadies - Ommadawn ***

Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact

AAA Frames - Foto Frame

*** Import into Filters Unlimited

 

Preparations:

Double click on the Alien Skin Presets they will install automatically

 Open all other files in PSP and minimize to tray

 

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #912b52  

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #192c3d  

    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 "Vyp_alpha_Jany" from tray

Edit - Copy

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Image

Close the original and continue on the copy

 

02

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Wavy Lab 1.1

 

03

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Pizza Slice Mirror

 

04

Effects - Reflection Effects - Rotating Mirror

 

05

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - Tile and Mirror

 

06

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Geometric Effects - Circle - Transparent

 

07

Click on the Bottom Layer (Raster1)

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - "Vyp_alpha_Jany" Selection#1

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

 

08

Effects - Texture Effects - Weave

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/25  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

09

Close the Top Layer (Circle)

Click on the Bottom Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - "Vyp_alpha_Jany" Selection#2

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

 

10

Effects - Plugins - Caroaline and Sensibility - CS-LinearH

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/25  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

Your work and Layer Palette should look like this now:

 

11

Click on the Bottom Layer

Layers - Duplicate

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top

 

12

Effects - Plugins - Mura's Meister - Perspective Tiling

 

13

Magic Wand:

Select the Transparent part

Selections - Modify - Feather - 20

Press the Delete key three or four times to soften the edge

Selections - Select none

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/25  Color: #000000

 

14

Click on the Bottom Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - "Vyp_alpha_Jany" Selection#3

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

 

15

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - Toadies - Ommadawn

Selections - Select None

Result:

 

16

 

Click on the Bottom Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - "Vyp_alpha_Jany" Selection#4

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

 

17

Effects - Plugins - AP [Lines] - Lines - SilverLining - V Shaped

Selections - Select None

 

18

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass - Preset - "VYP_Jany_Glass.f1s

Note: If the Preset isn't working for you, use these settings in the Basic Tab:

 

19

Open the Cirle Layer

Layers - Arrange - Move Up

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

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/25  Color: #000000

Result:

 

20

Change the Background Color to #ffffff

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Color

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_mask_0524"

Layers - Duplicate

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

21

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Miror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Change the Blend Mode to Overlay

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

 

22

Open "woman657-coly.png"  from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

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

Image - Resize - 75% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

Image - Resize - 85% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

Pick Tool (K)

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

X:  372.00   Y:  0.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

23

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow - Preset "Vyp_Jany_Shadow"

Note: If the preset isn't working for you, use these settings in the Basic Tab:

 

24

Open "Vyp_Jany_deco01"  from tray

Edit - Copy the Middle Layer

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

Move to the Bottom Left like this:

Note: If you are using your own Colors, resize "Grisi_Tube_Decoration_316" to 25%

Colorize to match your work

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/25  Color: #000000

 

25

Open "Vyp_Jany_texte"  from tray

Edit - Copy the Middle Layer

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

Move to the Bottom Right like this:

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/25  Color: #000000

 

26

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #912b52

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 3px - #ffffff    

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #912b52

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 3px - #ffffff    

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #912b52

 

27

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

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 10px - #912b52

Select the Borders with the Magic Wand

Effects - Plugins - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - Default settings

 

28

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 45px - #ffffff    

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/25  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

29

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #912b52

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 3px - #ffffff    

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 2px - #912b52

 

30

Open "Vyp_Jany_Deco02"  from tray

Edit - Copy the Middle Layer

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

No need to move

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: