***Translation: December - 2019***

 

~~ Original by Corry Creatief ~~

Thank you Corry 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:

      Misted tube by Babette         

    Masks by @nn and Ildiko      

    All other Materials by Corry    

Plugins:

Mehdi - Wavy Lab 1.1

Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Backlight & Glass

VanDerLee - Snowflakes

 

Preparations:

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  #9facb5  

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #182f40  

    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 550px

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Wavy Lab 1.1

 

02

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

 

03

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with #ffffff

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - @mm_040813_mask_003_WSE_tdstudio"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

 

04

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with #ffffff

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Ildiko_Desings_Created@Mask_&_kjk_1-30"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

05

With the Eraser Tool (X)

Erase the line between the two points shown here:

 

06

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with #ffffff

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "masker les 151 Design Corry"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Change the Blend Mode to Screen

 

07

Effects - Plugins - VanDerlee - Snowflakes

Note: If you would like more snowflakes adjust the top slider

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

Result:

 

08

Selection Tool (S) - Circle

Draw a Circle on your work like this:

 

09

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Selection with #ffffff

Selections - Modify - Contract - 1px

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Keep selected

 

10

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Backlight - Preset - "DesignCorry les 151"

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

 

11

Layers - New Raster Layer

Open "paysage - 67 - 15"  from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

Minimize to tray again

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

 

12

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass - Preset - "DesignCorry les 151"

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

Selections - Select None

 

13

Open " rendieren"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

 

14

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 97.00   Y: 45.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Change the Blend Mode to Screen and lower the Opacity to 80

 

15

Open "kadertje"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

 

16

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 750.00   Y: 430.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

17

Layers - New Raster Layer

Magic Wand

Select the inside of the Frame

 

18

Open "paysage - 67 - 15"  from tray again

Edit - Copy

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

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass - Same settings

Selections - Select None

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:  -8/8/50/20   Color: #ffffff

 

19

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #182f40

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

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #182f40

 

20

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 22px - #ffffff  

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #182f40

Selections - Select All

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

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:  0/0/50/45   Color: #182f40

Selections - Select none

 

21

Open "sterretje"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Layers - Duplicate 3 times

With Your Move Tool (M) Arrange the stars like this:

 

22

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #182f40

 

23

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: