***Translation: April - 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:

Tube by Narah

All other materials by Noisette

 

Plugins:

Mehdi - Weaver and Sorting Tiles

Simple - Pizza Slice Mirror

Filter Factory - Gallery H - Zoom Blur

AP 01 [Innovations] - Lines - SilverLining - Dotty Grid

It@lian Editors Effects - Effetto Fantasma

Tramages - Wee Scratches ***

&<Bkg Designer IV> - @t Night Shadow ****

Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass and Perspective Shadow

*** Import into Filters Unlimited

 

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 #000000  

    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

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

   

The tutorial:

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01

Open a new Transparent image - 900 X 500px

Fill the image with the Gradient

 

02

Change the Foreground Gradient back to Color #ed9a54

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Color

Selections - Select None

 

03

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Weaver

 

04

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

 

05

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Pizza Slice Mirror

Result:

 

06

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

 

07

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

08

View - Rulers

Pick Tool (K)

Drag the Top Centre Node down to  200

Drag the Bottom Centre Node up to 300

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

09

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wave

 

10

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

11

Effects - Plugins - Filter Factory - Gallery H - Zoom Blur

 

12

Effects - Plugins - AP 01 [Innovations] - Lines - SilverLining - Dotty Grid

 

13

Effects - Distortion Effects - Ripple

Change the Blend Mode to Multiply and lower the Opacity to 75

Result:

 

14

Activate the Bottom Layer (Raster 1)

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Image - Resize - 45% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

 

15

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

16

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top

Result:

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

 

17

Effects - Plugins - It@lian Editors Effects - Effetto Fantasma

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

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

Change the Blend Mode to Hard Light

 

18

Activate the Bottom Layer

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - Tramages - Wee Scratches

 

19

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

Adjust - Blur - Blur

 

20

Activate the Top Layer

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

Edit - Copy

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

No need to move

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -2/2/57/0  Color: #ffffff

 

21

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

Edit - Copy

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

No need to move

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -2/2/40/6  Color: #000000

 

22

Open "xenia-deco03 - 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 Multiply and lower the Opacity to 75

 

23

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

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

Move to the Left like this:

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 6/4/30/8  Color: #000000

 

24

Edit - Copy Special - Copy Merged

Move your main work image to one side

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Image

Image - Resize - 10% - Resize All Layers - Checked

 

25

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

 

26

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

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 5px - #ffffff    

Selections - Select All

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

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/47/18  Color: #000000

Selections -  Select None

Edit - Copy

 

27

Back on 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: 163.00  Y: 209.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

28

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 315.00  Y: 209.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Layers  - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/47/18  Color: #000000

 

29

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Resize - 30% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 27.00  Y: 447.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

30

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

 

31

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Free Rotate

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 703.00  Y: 10.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

32

Open "xenia-texte-noisette.png"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

Move to the Right like this:

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -3/3/40/13  Color: #000000

 

33

Open TubeNP 1123.pspimage" 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)

Move slightly to the Right like this:

 

34

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow - Preset - "xenia-perps-noisette"

 

35

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #ed9a54

Selections -  Select All

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

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/45/45 Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #ed9a54

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

 

36

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

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 905.00  Y: 93.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #ed9a54

 

37

Optional: Image - Resize - Width 900px - 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: