Translation: **April - 2019**

 

~~ Original by Noisette ~~

Thank you Annick for your permission to translate your tutorials.

Translated by Chris (acbdesigns)

Tested by Celine

 

 

Materials:  

This translation is written with PSP 2019 Ultimate, if you work with older versions some things might be different but the result will be the same.

 

    Acknowledgements:

      Mask by Casiop.  She shares her beautiful masks HERE

      All other materials by Noisette

 

Plugins:

    Simple - Pizza Slice Mirror & 4Way Average

    Filter Factory M - Biohazard Filter

     MuRa's Meister - Copies

 

Preparations:

Copy the Selection files to the Selections folder of PSP

Open all other files in PSP, minimize to Tray.

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

 

  

Note: If you use your own colors it is best to start with the original colors and then colorize in step 3!!

Note: When working with your own colors, play with the Blend Mode and/or Opacity at your own discretion

    Set your Foregroundcolor to #342922 

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #b4b3b5 

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

 

 

The tutorial:

01

Open a new transparent image of 900 x 500 px

Fill with the Gradient

Layers - Duplicate


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

Layers - Duplicate
 

Image - Resize - 40 % - Resize all Layers not checked

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible


02

Effects - Geometric Effects - Skew

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Pizza Slice Mirror

Effects - Plugins - Simple - 4Way Average

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Result:


03

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - Filter Factory M - Biohazard Filter

If you use another tube and colors you need to colorize now with: Adjust - Hue and Saturation - Hue/Saturation/Lightness

Layer Palette - Set the Blend Mode of this Layer to "Overlay"

Layers - Duplicate

Layer Palette - Set the Blend Mode of this Layer to  "Dodge"

 If you still are not satisfied with your colors:  Adjust - Hue and Saturation - Colorize, do not forget to go back to the top Layer



04

 If you use your own colors: If you wish you can change the Fore and Backgroundcolor now

Color Palette: Change the Gradient style to Linear

 

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool - Rectangle - Custom Selection:         

Fill the Selection with the Gradient (Colorize again if you use your own colors)

Selections - Modify - Select Selection Borders

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor (Right Mouse Click)

Selections - Select None


05

Selection Tool - Rectangle - Custom Selection:         

Maximize Tube "femme-11-noisette.png" from tray 

Remove the Watermark

Edit - Copy

Minimize to tray again, you need it again later

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Image - Resize - 60 % - Resize all Layers not checked

Move into the Selection like this

 

Selections - Invert

Edit - Cut (Or hit the Delete Key of your Keyboard)

Selections - Select None

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow -  Vertical &- Horizontal Minus 5 - Opacity 27 - Blur 34  - Color #000000

Layers - Merge - Merge Down


06

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Copies - Click on Reset first!


07

Again Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Copies but now with these settings:

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal


08

Effects - Art Media Effects - Brush Strokes - Color #ffffff

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Preset Side by side

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

Layer Palette - Set the Blend Mode of this Layer to "Dodge"


09

Color Palette: Set the Foreground Gradient back to color

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill with the Foregroundcolor

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - cas_Mask_0518_10.jpg

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Layer Palette - Set the Blend Mode of this Layer to "Hard Light"

Layers - Duplicate

Layer Palette - Set the Blend Mode of this Layer to "Multiply"


10

Layer Palette - Click on the Top Layer

Image - Resize - 60% - Resize all Layers not checked

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Image Effects - Offset


11

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Edit - Repeat Layers  Merge Down

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow -  Vertical & Horizontal 17 - Opacity 49 - Blur 40  - Color #000000


12

Color Palette: Change the Foregroundcolor to #6a7a8b and the Backgroundcolor to #ffffff

Layers - New Raster Layer

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

Fill The Selection with the Backgroundcolor (Right Mouse Click)

Selections - Modify - Contract - 5 px

Fill The Selection with the Foregroundcolor


13

On the Same Layer:

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

Fill The Selection with the Backgroundcolor

Selections - Modify - Contract - 5 px

Edit - Cut (Or hit the Delete Key of your Keyboard)

Selections - Select None


14

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Preset Side by side


15

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind - From Left checked - Wind Strength: 100

Effects - Geometric Effects - Skew

Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds - Color: #000000


16

Effects - Reflection Effects - Rotating Mirror

Press K on your keyboard to activate the Pick Tool

Enter these parameters on the Toolbar

X Minus 40 and Y Minus 2

Hit any key on your keyboard to close the Pick Tool

Layer Palette - Set the Blend Mode of this Layer to "Hard Light" and the Layer Opacity to 81


17

Maximize Tube "Deco01-Orane.pspimage" from tray 

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Press K on your keyboard to activate the Pick Tool

Enter these parameters on the Toolbar

X 288 and Y 41

Hit any key on your keyboard to close the Pick Tool

Layer Palette - Set the Blend Mode of this Layer to "Soft Light"


18

Maximize Tube "Deco02-Orane.pspimage" from tray 

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Press K on your keyboard to activate the Pick Tool

Enter these parameters on the Toolbar

X 38 and Y 55

Hit any key on your keyboard to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow -  Vertical 3 - Horizontal 4 - Opacity 28 - Blur 6  - Color #000000


19

Maximize Tube "femme-11-noisette.png" from tray 

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Image - Resize - 60 % - Resize all Layers not checked

Move like this:


Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow -  Vertical & Horizontal 0 - Opacity 50 - Blur 50  - Color #000000


20

Maximize Tube "texte-Orane.pspimage" from tray 

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Move to the Bottom Right Corner like this:

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow -  Vertical 1 - Horizontal 2 - Opacity 100 - Blur 0  - Color #6a7a8b


21

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 10 px - #6a7a8b

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

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

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

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


22

Maximize Tube "Deco03-Orane.pspimage" from tray 

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

No need to move


23

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten)

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 Chris and Celine

Celine