***Translation: August - 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 2021 Ultimate, if you work with older versions some things might be different but the result will be the same.

Acknowledgements:

Plugins:

Mehdi - Wavy Lab 1.1

AAA Frames - Foto Frame

Xero - Pastellise

Transparency - Eliminate White

 

Preparations:

Open all files in PSP and minimize to tray

 

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #6e7688  

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #f4d7ac   

    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

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Wavy Lab 1.1

 

02

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

 

03

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster2)

Fill the Layer with (4) #ffffff

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "masque-texture-noisette.jpg"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

04

Selections - Select All

Selections - Modify - Contract - 50px

Effects - Plugins - AAA Frames - Foto Frame

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

Effects 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/60/40   Color: (5) #000000

 

05

Activate the Bottom Layer (Raster 1)

Layers - Duplicate

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 19

 

06

Effects - Image Effects - Page Curl

 

07

Effects - Image Effects - Page Curl

 

08

Activate the Top Layer

Open "chapeau_noir_tubed_by_thafs"

Edit - Copy the Middle Layer

Minimize for later

On your work image:  Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster2)

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

Move to the bottom Left edge

 

09

Effects - Plugins - Xero - Pastellise

Effects - Plugins - Transparency - Eliminate White

 

10

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay

Save your work as .pspimage and put to one side for now

 

11

Open a new Transparent image 223 X 289px

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

Fill the image with the Gradient

 

12

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Image still in memory from step 8)

Image - Resize - 40% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

Note: If you are using a different tube, resize to fit the frame.

Move the tube to the Left like this:

Effects 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -8/9/30/40   Color: (5) #000000

 

13

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 30px - (4) #ffffff

Effectts - Plugins - AAA Frames - Foto Frame

 

14

Edit - Copy

Activate your main work image

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster 3)

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 371.00   Y: 72.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

15

Layers - Duplicate

Edit - Repeat Duplicate Layer

Activate Copy of Raster 3

 

16

Image - Free Rotate - 20° Right

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 413.00   Y: -2.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

17

Activate Raster 3

 

18

Image - Free Rotate - 20° Left

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 227.00   Y: 61.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

19

Activate the Top Layer - Copy (2) of Raster 3

Effects 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -8/9/30/40   Color: (5) #000000

 

20

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

Edit - Copy

On your work image: Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster 4)

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

 

21

Activate the Top Layer

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

Edit - Copy

On your work image: Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster 5)

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: -6.00   Y: -6.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 19/-38/100/0   Color: (4) #ffffff Shadow on New Layer Checked

 

22

Effects- Reflection Effects - Feedback

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 75

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

Result:

 

23

Activate the Top Layer

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

Edit - Copy

On your work image: Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster 6)

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 411.00   Y: 87.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -8/8/34/0   Color: (5) #000000 Shadow on New Layer - Not Checked

 

24

Open "Izia-texte1-noisette.png"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image: Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster 7)

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 735.00   Y: 407.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay

 

25

Open "Izia-texte2-noisette.png"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image: Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster 8)

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 203.00   Y: 34.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -5/5/41/17  Color: (5) #000000

 

26

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - (5) #000000

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 30px - (4) #ffffff      

Selections - Select All

 

27

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 2px - (5) #000000

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 50px - (4) #ffffff     

Effects 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/50/40  Color: (5) #000000

Selections - Select None

 

28

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

Edit - Copy

On your work image: Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster 2)

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - (5) #000000

 

29

Optional: Image - Resize - Width 950px - 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: