***Translation: April - 2020***

 

~~ Original by Crealine Graphic ~~

Thank you Linette 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:

Toadies - Weaver

Simple - Blintz

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

L en K - landksiteofwonders - L en K's - Zitah

&<Bkg Designer sf10 II> - FFU Edge Average ***

dsb flux - Linear Transmission

It@lian Editors Effect - Effetto Fantasma ***

VanDerLee - Unplugged X - Vertical Tile

Eye Candy - 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow

VM Extravaganza - Transmission ***

Mehdi - Wavy Lab 1.1

*** Import into Filters Unlimited

 

Preparations:

Open all files in PSP and Minimize to tray

 

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #6090a9      

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #282727        

    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

Set your Foreground to Gradient (Corel_06_029) -  Style: Linear

   

 tutorial:

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01

Open "Alpha_sexygirl1"  from tray

Window Duplicate

Close the original and work on the copy

Fill the image with the Gradient

 

02

Effects - Plugins - Toadies Weaver

 

03

Effects - Reflection Effects - Rotating Mirror

 

04

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Preset - Stutter Diagonal

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

05

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Blintz

Change the Blend Mode to Hard Light

 

06

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

07

Activate the Bottom Layer

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 50

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

 

08

Selections - Invert

Effects - Plugins - Len K - landksiteofwonders - L en K's - Zitah

Selections - Invert

 

09

Activate the Top Layer

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Change the Blend Mode to Overlay

Selections - Select None

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

 

10

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - &<Bkg Designer sf10 II> - FFU Edge Average

Result:

 

11

Stay on the Top Layer

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

Selections - Promote selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

Change the Blend Mode to Hard Light

 

12

Effects - Plugins - dsb flux - Linear Transmission

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 1/1/30/0  Color: #000000

 

13

Change the Background Color to #ffffff

Activate the second Layer from the Bottom (Copy of Raster 1)

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Color

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_mask_0626"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Layers - Duplicate

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

14

Activate the Top Layer

Layers - New Raster Layer

Flood Fill Tool: Lower the Opacity to 50 on the Toolbar

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

Fill the Layer with the Background Color

Raise the Opacity back to 100 on the Toolbar

Selections - Select None

 

15

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - It@lian Editors Effect - Effetto Fantasma

Edit - Repeat - Filters Unlimited

Result:

 

16

Change the Background Color to #282727        

Layers - New Raster Layer

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

Fill the Selection with the Background Color #282727        

Selections - Select None

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/70/5  Color: #000000

 

17

Activate the second Layer from the Bottom (Copy of Raster 1)

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - "Selection#5"

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

Change the Blend Mode to Hard Light

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top

 

18

Effects - Plugins - VanDerLee Unplugged X - Vertical Tile

 

19

Effects - Plugins Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow - Preset - "Drop Shadow, Blurry"

 

20

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - VM Extravaganza - Transmission

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen More

Your work and Layer Palette shoud look like this now:

 

21

Change the Background Color to #ffffff

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - "Selection#6"

Fill the Selection with #ffffff

Selections - Modify - Contract - 10px

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Selections - Select None

 

22

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Preset - Stutter Diagonal

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 1/1/20/5  Color: #000000

 

23

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 75.00   Y: 64.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen

 

24

Activate the Bottom Layer

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Wavy Lab 1.1

 

25

Activate the Top Layer

Open "26_goutte_d_eau_Animabelle"  from tray

Edit - Copy the Middle Layer

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

Image - Resize - 60% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 273.00   Y: 83.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen

Lower the Opacity to 71

 

26

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind

 

27

Effects - Artistic Effects - Halftone

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

Result:

 

28

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

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 3px - #892185  

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 55px - #ffffff    

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/100/40  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

29

Image - Resize - 950px - Resize All Layers - Checked

Open "Alies 63-vrouwen-25052009" from tray

Edit - Copy the Bottom Layer

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

Move to the Right like this:

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/54/9  Color: #000000

 

30

Open "textesexygirl_linette"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Move to the Bottom Left like this:

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/54/9  Color: #000000 (or a shadow of your choice)

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

 

31

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

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Extra Examples by Chris and Celine:

Celine: