*** Translation:March - 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:

Filter Factory - Gallery B - Button Deluxe

AP 01 [Innovations] - Lines - SilverLining

Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow

 Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass and Perspective Shadow

 

Preparations:

Place the Selection into the Selections folder of PSP

Double click on the Alien Skin Presets to install them

Install the Font into the Windows Font folder

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #0D2937          

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #D8C1B2          

    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

Fill the image with the Foreground Colour

 

02

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster 2)

Fill the Layer with #FFFFFF 

 

03

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "masque83-noisette.jpg"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

04

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster 2)

Fill the Layer with the Background Colour

 

05

Effects - Plugins - Filter Factory - Gallery B - Button Deluxe

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Soft light

 

06

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

 

07

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

 

08

Effects - Plugins - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - Default settings

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay

 

09

Activate the Layer below (Raster 2)

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Keep the Selection

 

10

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

Selections - Select None

 

11

Layers - Duplicate

Image  Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

12

Effects - Geometric Effects - Skew

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay

 

13

Activate the Top Layer - (Copy of Raster 2)

Open "shiloh-deco01-noisette"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (Raster 3)

 

14

Effects - Geometric Effects - Skew

 

15

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Difference

 

16

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 55

 

17

Open "shiloh-deco02-noisette"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

 

18

Open "Femme-29-noisette.png"  from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

Minimize for later

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

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

 

19

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

 

20

 With the Move Tool, place the head of the tube into the circle:

Selections - Invert

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Selections - Invert

 

21

Layers - New Raster Layer (Raster 6)

Fill the Selection with the Background Colour 

Selections - Modify - Contract - 2px

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Keep the Selection

 

22

Efects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass - Preset - "shiloh-glass-noisette"

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

Selections - Select None

 

23

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Pick Tool (K)

Move into place like this:

 

24

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

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

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 44.00  Y: 84.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

25

Open "shiloh-deco03-noisette"  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: 132.00  Y: 151.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

26

Open "shiloh-deco04-noisette"  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: 210.00  Y: 25.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

27

Open "Femme-29-noisette.png"  from tray again

Edit - Copy

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

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

With the Move Tool (M)

Move to the Right like this:

 

Your Layer Palette should look like this now from Top to Bottom:

 

With the Top Layer still active: Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: -9/5/45/39  Colour: #000000

 

28

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 30px - #0D2937  

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

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 2px - #0D2937    

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 5px - #FFFFFF     

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 4px - #0D2937    

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 50px - #FFFFFF    

 

29

Text Tool (T) Size: 72

Type "Shiloh"

Layers - Convert to Raster Layer (Raster 1)

 

30

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Perspective Shadow - Preset - "shilo-pers-shadow-noisette"

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

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #0D2937    

 

31

Optional: Image - Resize - 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: