***Translation: June - 2020***

 

~~ Original by Noisette ~~

Thank you Annick 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:

    Masks by @nn (Site closed) and Casiop

Plugins:

Filter Factory - Gallery A - Weave

&<Bkg Kaleidoscope> - Zandflower ***

AAA Frames - Foto Frame

AP 01 [Innovations] Lines - SilverLining - Backslash

&< Background Designers IV> - @Night Shadow ***

Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass

Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Textures - Noise Texture

L en K - landksiteofwonders - L en K's Frederiek

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

*** Import into Filters Unlimited

 

Preparations:

Double click on the Alien Skin Presets to install them

Place the Script into the Scripts Restricted folder of PSP

Place the Mask "@nn_130912" into the Masks folder of PSP

Open all other files in PSP and minimize to tray

 

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #2a5b2e

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #ffffff      

    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 500px

Selections - Select All

 

02

Open "fond-thyra-noisette"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Selections - Select None

 

03

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - Filter Factory - Gallery A - Weave

 

04

Activate the Bottom Layer

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - &<Background Designers IV> - @Night Shadow

 

05

Activate the Top Layer (Copy of Raster 1)

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - &<Bkg Kaleidoscope> - Zandflower

 

06

Effects - Plugins - AAA Frames - Foto Frame

 

07

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Textures - Texture Noise - Preset - "thyra-noise-noisette"

Note: if the Preset didn't install for you, use these settings in the Basic Tab:

 

08

Effects - Distortion Effects - Punch

Change the Blend Mode to Hard Light and lower the Opacity to 89

 

09

Activate the Bottom Layer ( Raster1)

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 40

 

10

Effects - Plugins - AP 01 [Innovations] - Lines - SilverLining - Backslash

 

11

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Screen

 

12

Activate the Bottom Layer (Raster1)

Effecs - Plugins - L en K - landksiteofwonders - L en K's  Frederiek

 

13

Activate the Top Layer

Open "thyra-deco01-noisette.png"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

No need to move

Change the Blend Mode to Lighten

 

14

Activate Copy of Raster 1

 

15

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top

Keep selected

 

16

Effects - Texture Effects - Soft Plastic

Selections - Select None

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

 

17

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Color

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "cas_Mask_0117_22.jpg"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

18

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 0.00   Y: 56.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Change the Blend Mode to Screen

 

19

Open "femme-noisette.jpg"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Image - Resize - 50% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

 

20

Layers - Load/Save - Load Mask From Disk - "@nn_130912_mask_162_ltdstudio"

Note: This Mask must be Loaded From Disk or the result will be different

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

21

Pick Tool (K)

Move to the Left side of your work like this:

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Lower the Opacity to 30

 

22

Open "thyra-deco02-noisette.png"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: -26.00   Y: 60.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

23

Open "thyra-deco03-noisette.png"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Layers - Duplicate 3 times

Arrange on your work like this:

Press M to close the Pick tool

 

24

Open "thyra-deco04-noisette.png"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 139.00   Y: 15.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

25

 

Open "thyra-deco05-noisette.png"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

No need to move

Edit - Copy Special - Copy Merged

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Image

Image - Resize - 20% - Resize All Layers - Checked

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - Background Color

Edit - Copy

 

26

Activate your main work image

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 414.00   Y: 223.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

27

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass - Preset - "thyra-glass - noisette"

Note: if the Preset didn't install for you, use these settings in the Basic Tab:

 

28

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 625.00   Y: 213.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

29

Open "thyra-texte-noisette"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 409.00   Y: 434.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Change the Blend Mode to Overlay and lower the Opacity to 51

 

30

Layers - Duplicate

Change the Blend Mode to Normal and raise the Opacity to 100

Image - Free Rotate

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 448.00   Y: 26.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

31

View -Toolbars - Script - Scripts Trusted - "Thyra"

If you are using the tutorial colors click on 1 and let the Script run

If you are using different colors press 2 and then 1, you be able to adjust the Colors at each step manually

Note:  For older versions of PSP add the borders manually:

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px foreground Color - #2a5b2e

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px foreground Color = #ffffff   

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px foreground Color - #2a5b2e

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px foreground Color = #ffffff   

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px foreground Color - #2a5b2e

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 30px foreground Color = #ffffff 

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px foreground Color - #2a5b2e

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px foreground Color = #ffffff   

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px foreground Color - #2a5b2e

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px foreground Color = #ffffff   

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px foreground Color - #2a5b2e

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 40px foreground Color = #ffffff 

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px foreground Color - #2a5b2e

 

32

Optional: Image - Resize - Width 950 px - 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: