*** Translation: November - 2020 ***

 

~°~ Original by Cre@nnie Design ~°~

Thank you 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:

[AFS IMPORT] - sqborder2

Xenofex 2 - Constellation

Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass

Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Simple - Center Tile and Diamonds

 

Preparations:

Place the Selections into the Selections folder of PSP

Open all other files in PSP and minimize to tray

 

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #FCF9F6         

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #5C5E5E         

    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 650 X 500px

Fill the image with the Foreground Color

 

02

Selections - Select All

Open "femme763-coly.png"  from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

Minimize for later

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

Selections - Select None

 

03

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

04

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

 

05

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

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Center Tile

 

06

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror -Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

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

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

07

                      Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection                   

                                           

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Keep the Selection

 

08

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Center Tile

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Diamonds

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/35  Color: #000000

 

09

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders  Symmetric  Not Checked - Foreground Color

Keep the Selection

 

10

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Selections - Invert

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 30

Keep the Selection

 

11

Effects - Plugins [AFS IMPORT] - sqborder2

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/35  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

12

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Change Direction to Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

 

13

Layers - New Raster Layer

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

 

14

Fill the Selection with the Foreround Color

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Xenofex 2 - Constellation - Preset - "Big Gaseous Stars"

Basic Tab:

Selections - Select None

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

15

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

 

16

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection     

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Color

 

17

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Xenofex 2 - Constellation - Preset - "A few Small Stars "

Basic Tab:

Selections - Select None

 

18

Activate the Botom Layer

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/35  Color: #000000

 

19

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders  Symmetric  Not Checked - Foreground Color

Keep the Selection

 

20

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Same settings

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/35  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

21

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Color

Layers - New Raster Layer - From Image - "Narah_Mask_0931"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Difference and lower the Opacity to 60

Efects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

22

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "loranna-2-cre@nnie"

Fill the Selection with the Background Color

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/35  Color: #000000

Keep the Selection

 

23

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass - Preset - "Clear"

 

24

Selections - Modify - Contract - 5px

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Lower the Opacity of the Flood Fill Tool to 50

Fill the Selection with the Background Color

Raise the Opacity back to 100 on the Toolbar

Selections - Select None

 

25

Open "tekst-loranna-1.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: 128.00   Y:34.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

26

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Rotate Right

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind

Image - Rotate Left

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Edit - Repeat Merge Layer Down

 

27

Open "deco-loranna-1"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 164.00   Y: 0.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

 

28

Open "meubledeco34.png"  from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

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

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

 

29

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 649.00   Y: 91.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/35  Color: #000000

 

30

Open "femme763-coly.png"  from tray again

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: 297.00   Y: 0.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/35  Color: #000000

 

31

Open "tekst-loranna-2.png"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Image - Free Rotate

 

32

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 649.00   Y: 80.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/35  Color: #000000

 

33

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

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: