*** Translation: March - 2020 ***

~~ Original by Noisette ~~

Thank you Annick for your 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:

  • Tube by Joanie she shares her tubes HERE

 

Plugins:

  • <I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Tile & Mirror
  • RCS Filter Pak 1.0 - RCS TripleExposure
  • FM Tile Tools - Blend Emboss
  • Simple - Left Right Wrap
  • Mehdi - Sorting Tiles
  •  It@lian Editors Effect - Effetto Fantasma
  • Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 Impact - Perspective Shadow

Preparations:

  • Open the Masks and Tubes in PSP.
  • Double Click on the Eye Candy Preset, it will be imported automatically
  • Double click on the font (ttf) to install it.
  • Copy the Selection files to the Selections folder of PSP

 

Colors:

       
#3c243c #ffffff #000000 #6c4326        

Note: When working with your own colors, adjust the Blend Mode and/or Opacity to suit your work

If you are using different colors you might need to colorize some of the files

  • Set your Foregroundcolor to #3c243c

  • Set your Backgroundcolor to #ffffff

 

The tutorial:

01

Open a new transparent image of 900 x 500 px

Fill with the Foregroundcolor

Selection Tool - Rectangle - Custom Selection:    

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor (Right Mouse Click)

Selections - Select None

 

02

Change the Foregroundcolor to #000000

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk -  clytie-selnoisette01

Fill the Selection with the Foregroundcolor

Selections - Select None

 

03

Effects - Plugins - <I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Tile & Mirror - Mirror & Scaled

 

04

Effects - Plugins - RCS Filter Pak 1.0 - RCS TripleExposure

Edit - Repeat RCS TripleExposure - same settings

 

05

Effects - Reflection Effects - Rotating Mirror

 

06

Effects - Plugins - <I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Tile & Mirror - Seamless Blend (vertical)

 

07

Effects - Plugins - FM Tile Tools - Blend Emboss

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Left Right Wrap

Your work looks like this now:

 

08

Change the Foregroundcolor tor #6c4326

Color Palette: Set your Foregroundcolor to Foreground/Background Gradient (Corel_06_029) - Style: Linear

 

 

09

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster 2)

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk -  clytie-selnoisette02

Fill the Selection with the Gradient

Selections - Select None

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow -  Vertical 7 - Horizontal 12 - Opacity 54 - Blur - 50  - Color - #000000

 

10

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Burn"


11

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

Effects - Plugins - It@lian Editors Effect - Effetto Fantasma - Sposta- X 20 - Sposta Y 20


12

Layers - Duplicate

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - 20 -20 - Source luminance Checked - Invert mask data NOT checked

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Burn"

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

 

13 

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk - again  clytie-selnoisette02

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

 

14

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow -  Vertical 7 - Horizontal 12 - Opacity 54 - Blur - 50  - Color - #000000

Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds - Color: #ffffff

Effects - Distortion Effects - Polar Coordinates - Polar to rectangular checked

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Soft Light"

Your work looks like this now:

 

15

Layers - New Raster Layer 

Fill with the Backgroundcolor

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "@nn_300613_mask_293_tdstudio"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

16

Maximize Tube " Clytie-deco01-noisette" from tray 

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Objects - Allign - Bottom

Or if your PSP version does not have this option:

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Overlay"

 

17

Maximize Tube " Clytie-deco02-noisette" from tray 

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

 

18

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal ( Image - Mirror in previous PSP Versions)

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Opacity of this Layer to 100

 

19

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk -  clytie-selnoisette03

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor

Selections - Select None

 

20

Effects - Reflection  Effects - Feedback

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wave

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Soft Light"

 

21

Maximize Tube " Clytie-deco03-noisette" from tray 

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

 

22

Edit - Copy  Special - Copy Merged

Edit - Paste as New Image

Image - Resize - 15% - Resize all Layers checked

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

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Image - Free Rotate - Left checked - 90 - Both boxes unchecked

 

23

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow -  Vertical 0 - Horizontal 10 - Opacity 45 - Blur - 35  - Color - #000000

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow -  Settings Tab: Preset: Clytie-perps-noisette

 

24

Maximize Tube " Clytie-deco04-noisette" from tray 

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

 

25

Maximize Tube " Clytie-deco05-noisette" from tray 

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

 

26

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal ( Image - Mirror in previous PSP Versions)

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

 

27

Color Palette: Switch Materials,

Change the Background Color to #3c243c , The Foreground Color: #ffffff

Text Tool  Font AuldTown Script - Size 72 - Units: Pixels - Font Style: Bold - Stroke Width 1 - Create as: Vector

Type Clytie or your own text.

Layers - Convert to Raster Layer

Move to the Bottom Right Corner like this:

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow -  Vertical 15 - Horizontal 15 - Opacity 46 - Blur - 10  - Color - #000000

 

28

Maximize Tube "Joanie_woman_24-01-2013.pspimage" from tray 

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Image - Resize - 70% - Resize all Layers not checked

Move like this:

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow -  Settings Tab: Preset: Dropshadow, Blurry

 

29

Edit - Copy  Special - Copy Merged

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

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 30 px - #000000

Selections - Invert

Edit - Paste Into Selection ( Merged image is still in your PSP memory)

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - 30

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow -  Vertical 15 - Horizontal 15 - Opacity 75 - Blur - 0  - Color - #000000

Selections - Select None

 

30

Optional: Image - Resize - Width 900 Pixels - Resize all Layers checked

Add your name or watermark, save as JPG file and you're done!

 

 

Extra examples by Celine and Martalip

Celine: