***Translation: August - 2021***

 

 

~°~ 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:

Plugins:

Toadies - What Are You? ***

Simple - Pizza Slice Mirror ***

MuRa's Meister - Copies

VM Extravaganza - Color Fusion & Plastic Surgery

penta.com - color dot

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

Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact -Glass

<I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited - Tile and Mirror - Mirrored and Scaled

*** Import into Filters Unlimited

 

Preparations:

Place the Selections 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 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

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - Tile and Mirror - Mirrored and Scaled

 

03

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster2)

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Fill the Selection with #DB485B

Selections - Select None

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

04

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - What Are You?

 

05

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - Simple - Pizza Slice Mirror

 

06

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Resize - 70% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

07

Layers - Duplicate

Open "noemie-traits.png"  from tray

Edit - Copy

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster2)

Change the Blend Mode to Hard Light and lower the Opacity to 79

 

08

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster3)

Fill the Layer with #000000

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "NarahsMasks_1590"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

 

09

Activate copy of Raster 1

 

10

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

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top

 

11

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Copies

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -4/4/50/38  Color: #000000

 

12

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Close the Background Layer

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

 

13

On the Merged Layer: Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - VM Extravaganza - Plastic Surgery 

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Hard Light

 

14

Activate the Bottom Layer and open it

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - VM 1 - Color Fusion

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 50

 

15

Effects - Plugins - penta.com - color dot

 

16

Activate the Merged Layer

Open "noemie-rectangles.png"  from tray

Edit - Copy

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster2)

 

17

Magic Wand:

 

Click inside each of the four frames

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster3)

Lower the Opacity of the Flood Fill Tool to 30

Fill the Selections with #FFFFFF

Keep selected

 

18

Effects - Plugins - AP 01 [Innovations] - Lines - SilverLining - Backslash

Selections - Select None

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

19

Effects - 3D Effects - Chisel

 

20

Open "noemie-triangles.png"  from tray

Edit - Copy

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer  (Raster3)

Pick Tool (K) 

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

X: 92.00   Y: 29.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

21

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster4)

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "noemie-selnoisette02"

Rasie the Opacity of the Flood Fill Tool to 50

Fill the Selection with #000000

Selections - Select None

 

22

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster5)

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "noemie-selnoisette03"

Raise the Opacity of the Flood Fill Tool back to 100

Fill the Selection with #000000

 

23

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5  Impact - Glass - Preset - "noemie-glass"

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

Selections - Select None

 

24

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster6)

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection 

Fill the Selection with #FFFFFF

Selections - Modify - Contract - 5px

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Keep the Selection

 

25

Fill the Selection with #000000 

Selections - Modify - Contract - 5px

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Keep the Selection

 

26

Fill the Selection with #DB485B 

Selections - Modify - Contract - 5px

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Keep the Selection

 

27

Effects - 3D Effects - Cutout

Selections - Select None

 

28

Open "nicole-mist-face2"  from tray

Edit - Copy

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

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

Move the image to the center of the frame (See example)

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: Shadow on New Layer - Checked

 

29

On the Shadow Layer:

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

 

30

Activate the Top Layer

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Edit - Repeat Layer Merge Down

 

31

Layers - Duplicate

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

Pick Tool (K) 

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

X: 134.00   Y: 66.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

32

Open "noemie-texte1.png"  from tray

Edit - Copy

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster7)

Pick Tool (K) 

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

X: 215.00   Y: 11.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

33

Open "noemie-texte2.png"  from tray

Edit - Copy

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster8)

Pick Tool (K) 

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

X: 9.00   Y: 409.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

34

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

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

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #DB485B

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 2px - #FFFFFF  

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #DB485B

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 2px - #FFFFFF  

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #DB485B 

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

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #DB485B 

 

35

Effects - 3D Effects - Buttonize

 

36

Optional: Image - Resize - to your preference - 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: