***Translation: February - 2021 ***

 

~°~ 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:

AAA Frames - Foto Frame

Mehdi - Wavy Lab 1.1  & Sorting Tiles

Cybia - Screenworks

Simple - Half Wrap, Pizza Slice Mirror, Top Left Mirror

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

 

Preparations:

Place the Selection into the Selections folder of PSP

Open all other files in PSP and minimize to tray

Colors:

    Set your Foreground Colour to #AB8F6B         

    Set your Background Colour to #424754         

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

    If you are using different colours 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

 

02

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Wavy Lab 1.1 (No need to adjust colours)

 

03

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

 

04

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Colour

 

05

Selections - Select All

Open "femme 752 by Lily.png" from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

Minimize to tray for later

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

Selections - Select None

 

06

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

07

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Soft Light

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

 

08

Selections - Select All

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

 

09

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Selections - Invert

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 20

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/80/35  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

10

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Top Left Mirror

Selections - Select All

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

Selections - Invert

 

11

Effects - Plugins - Cybia - Screenworks - Chain Link

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/80/35  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

12

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

13

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/80/35  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

14

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

15

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Half Wrap

Effects - Geometric Effects - Skew

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay

 

16

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

17

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

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Pizza Slice Mirror

Selections - Select None

 

18

Activate the Bottom Layer

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Colour

 

19

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_Mask_1221"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 80

Keep the Selection

 

20

Effects - Plugins - Cybia - ScreenWorks - Chain Link - Same settings

Selections - Select None

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

 

21

Layers - Duplicate

Edit - Copy

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Image

Put to one side for now

 

22

On your main work image: Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/80/35  Colour: #000000

 

23

Activate the Bottom Layer

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur - Same settings

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

24

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "NarahsMask_1587"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Dissolve

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

 

25

Effects - Plugins - AAA Frames - Foto Frame

 

26

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Fill the Selection with the Background Colour

Selections - Modify - Contract - 10px

 

27

Copy the image set aside in step #21

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/80/35  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

 

28

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/80/35  Colour: #000000

 

29

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind - From Left

 

30

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wave

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

 

31

Open "femme 752 by Lily.png" from tray again

Edit - Copy

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

Image - Resize- 80% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

Objects - Align Top

Objects - Align Bottom

Note: If you don't have this option, manually move into place (See example)

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/80/35  Colour: #000000

 

32

Open "Kittys-flowers" from tray

Edit- Copy the Bottom Layer

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

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

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 186.00   Y: 252.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/80/35  Color: #000000

 

33

Open "tekst-sharell"  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: 196.00   Y: 30.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/80/35  Colour: #000000

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay

 

34

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

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: