***Translation: July - 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 Nicole

Plugins:

Filter Factory - Gallery B - I Would Cut ***

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

Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow

dsb flux - Linear Transmission

penta.com - jeans

Alpha Works - Radial Fade Out

Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact

*** Import into Filters Unlimited

 

Preparations:

Place the Selection into the Selections folder of PSP

Double click on the Alien Skin Preset to install it

Double click on the Font to install it to the Windows Font folder

 

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #6b1717   

    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

Fill the image with the Foreground Color

 

02

Effects - Plugins - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - Default settings

 

03

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Color

 

04

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "ildiko_design_mask_&_own_2016"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

05

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "elsa-selnoisette01"

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Selections - Select None

 

06

Change the Background Color to Gradient - (Corel_06_025)  Style: Sunburst

 

07

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster2)

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Color

Selections - Modify - Contract - 2px

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Keep selected

 

08

Fill the Selection with the Background Gradient

Selections - Select None

Effects - Geometric Effects - Perspective Vertical

 

09

Effects - Reflection Effects - Rotating Mirror

 

10

Effects - Plugins - dsb flux - Linear Transmission

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Hard Light

 

11

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster3)

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Color

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "masque49-noisette.jpg" - Uncheck Invert mask data

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

12

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - Filter Factory - Gallery B - I Would Cut - Default settings

Note: If the filter gives you a different result, you can download the Layer Here

Delete the original Layer from your work and Copy and Paste the new one

 

13

Effects - Plugins - Alpha Works - Radial Fade Out

 

14

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster3)

Fill the Layer with #000000

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "masque78-noisette.jpg"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Your work should look like this now:

 

15

Open "elsa-deco01-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: 185.00   Y: 0.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

16

Open "nicole-femme15-202.png"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster4)

Move to the Right like this:

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/50/50  Color: #000000

 

17

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 42

 

18

Open "elsa-deco02-noisette"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster5)

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 108.00   Y: 185.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -4/2/40/7  Color: #000000

 

19

Text Tool (T) Font: Basica v ,2012   Size: 48px   Color: #000000

Type the word ELSA

Layers - Convert to Raster Layer (Raster6)

Move into the frames like this

 

20

Open "elsa-deco03-noisette"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster7)

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 252.00   Y: 10.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -4/2/40/7  Color: #000000

 

21

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

Edit - Copy

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

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

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 50px #ffffff  

 

22

Magic Wand:

Select the 50px white border

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 30

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -16/16/100/0  Color: #6b1717

 

23

Selections - Invert

Effects - Plugins - penta.com - jeans

Selections - Select None

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

 

24

Optional: Image - Resize - Width 950 Pixels - 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: