*** Translation: February - 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:

Mehdi - Seamless Border

VanDerLee - Unplugged X - 45° Rectangle

MuRa's Meister - Copies

Xero - Cubism

 

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  #565046         

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #EADCCF         

    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: Sunburst

 

The tutorial:

******

01

Open a new Transparent image 900 X 500px

Fill the image with the Gradient 

 

02

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster2)

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

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Color

Selections - Select None

 

03

Effects - Plugins - VanDerLee - Unplugged X - 45° Rectangle

 

04

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Seamless Border

 

05

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

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

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Multiply

 

06

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster3)

Fill the Layer with #FFFFFF

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image  - "TD_Tagmask132.jpg"

Layers - Merge - Merge group

 

07

Open "claire-traits-noisette.png" from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster3)

No need to move

 

08

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

09

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Distortion Effects - Curlicues

 

10

Activate Raster 3

Effects - Distortion Effects - Curlicues - Same settings

 

11

Activate the Top Layer

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -1/1/30/0  Color: #000000

 

12

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster4)

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

Lower the Opacity of the Flood Fill Tool to 40

Fill the Selection with #FFFFFF

Raise the Opacity back to 100 on the Toolbar

Keep selected

 

13

Effects - Texture Effects - Weave

Selections - Select None

Effects - Enhance

 

14

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

15

Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Hard Light and lower the Opacity to 85

 

16

Layers - Duplicate

Change the Blend Mode of this layer to Dissolve and lower the Opacity to 16

 

17

Open "3338-woman - LB TUBES" from tray

Edit - Copy the Middle Layer

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

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Resize - 85% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

Pick Tool (K)

Move the tube to the Right like this:

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -4/11/50/50  Color: #000000

 

18

Edit - Copy Special - Copy Merged

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Image

Image - Resize - 30% - Resize All Layers - Checked

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

 

19

Edit - Copy

On your main work image: Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster6)

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 40.00   Y: 161.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

20

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Copies

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

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

 

21

Layers - Duplicate

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

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 128.00   Y: 174.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

22

Effects - Plugins - Xero - Cubism

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Hard Light

 

23

Open "claire-fleches-noisette.png"  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: 24.00   Y: 26.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

24

Open "claire-texte-noisette.png"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image: Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster8)

No need to Move

 

25

Open "claire-ronds-noisette.png"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster9)

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 89.00   Y: 32.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

26

Open "claire-texte2-noisette.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: 85.00   Y: 39.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

26

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 2px - #565046  

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

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 2px - #565046  

 

27

Selections - Select All

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

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

Selections - Select None

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #565046  

 

28

Optional: Image - Resize to your own preference - Resize all Layers checked

Add your name or watermark, save as JPG file and you're done!

******

Extra Examples by Chris and Celine:

Celine: