***Translation: October - 2020 ***

 

~°~ Original by Cre@nnie Design ~°~

Thank you Annie 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:

Simple - Half Wrap

Toadies - What Are You?

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Extrude

 

Preparations:

Place the Selection into the Selections folder of PSP

Double click on the Alien Skin Preset to install it

Open all other files in PSP and Minimize to tray

Colors:

    Set your Foreground Color to #DD1D2A       

    Set your Background Color to #120808        

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

The tutorial:

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01

Open a new Transparent image 650 X 500px

Fill the image with the Background Color

 

02

Selections - Select All

Open "3231 - woman - LB TUBES"  from tray

Edit - Copy the Middle Layer

Minimize for later

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

Selections - Select None

 

03

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

04

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

 

05

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - Not Checked - Background Color

 

06

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - What Are You?

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

07

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

08

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - Not Checked - Foreground Color

Keep selected

 

09

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Same settings

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/30  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

10

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

11

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

 

12

Lower the Opacity of the Flood Fill tool to 50

Fill the Selection with the Background Color

Selections - Select None

Raise the Opacity back to 100 on the Toolbar

 

13

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - What Are You? - Same settings

 

14

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Same settings

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

15

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

 

16

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Fill the Selection with the Background Color

Selections - Select None

 

17

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - What Are You? - Same settings

Edit - Repeat What Are You?

Effects -  Edge Effects - Enhance More

Edit - Repeat Enhance Edges

 

18

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Objects - Align Right

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

 

19

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

20

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Color

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_mask_0493"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

21

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Color

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_mask_0821"

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

 

22

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Half Wrap

Selections - Select None

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/30  Color: #000000

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

 

23

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "ginny-1-cre@nnie"

 

24

Open "Misted Scenery 807 MH" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Luminance and lower the Opacity to 50

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Selections - Select None

 

25

Activate the Bottom Layer

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/30  Color: #000000

 

26

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - Not Checked - Background Color

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/30  Color: #000000

 

27

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - Not Checked - Foreground Color

 

28

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Selections - Invert

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 30

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/30  Color: #000000

Keep selected

 

29

Selections - Modify - Select Selection Borders

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Color

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

 

30

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - What Are You?

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

31

Open "tekst-ginny"  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: 663.00  Y: 382.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

32

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Extrude - Preset "ginny-cre@nnie-extrude"

Note: If the Preset isn't working for you, use these settings in the Basic Tab:

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/30  Color: #000000

 

33

Open "3231 - woman - LB TUBES"  from tray again

Edit - Copy

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

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 250.00  Y: 11.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/30  Color: #000000

 

34

Layers - Duplicate

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 30

Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds - Background Color

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Multiply

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

 

35

Optional: Image - Resize - Width 800px - 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: