*** Translation: March - 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:

Toadies - What Are You?

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 #BICEC9         

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #0C4151        

    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 Colour 

 

02

Selections - Select All

Open "castorke_dreams_dames_234_102014" from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

Minimize to tray for later

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

Selections - Select None

 

03

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

04

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

 

05

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

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

 

06

Effects - Art Media Effects - Brush Strokes - Color: #000000

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

 

07

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - Not Checked  Background Colour

 

08

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Selections - Invert

 

09

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur - Same settings

keep the Selection

 

10

Effects - Art Media Effects - Brush Strokes - Color: #000000

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/30  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

11

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Edit - Copy

 

12

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - Not Checked  Foreground Colour

 

13

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

14

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

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

 

15

Effects - Art Media Effects - Brush Strokes - Color: #000000

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/30  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

16

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "NarahsMasks_1618"

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Miror - Mirror Vertical

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

17

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Effects - Edge Effects  Enhance More

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/30  Color: #000000

Change the blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay and lower the Opacity to 60

 

18

Activate the Bottom Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

 

19

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - What Are You?

 

20

Image - Free Rotate

 

21

Pick Tool (K) 

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

X: 776.00  Y: 0.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

22

Selections - Select All

Selections - Clip to Canvas

Selections - Select None

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/30  Color: #000000

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top

 

23

Open "castorke_dreams_dames_234_102014" from tray again

Edit - Copy

Minimize again for later

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

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

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

 

24

Pick Tool (K) 

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

X: 72.00  Y: 32.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

25

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

Selections - Invert

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Selections - Select None

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

 

26

Open "blokken.pspimage"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

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

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay

 

27

Pick Tool (K) 

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

X: 113.00  Y: 208.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen More

 

28

Change your Foreground Colour to #64467C 

Activate the Bottom Layer

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Colour 

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - Narah_mask_0531"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Effects - Edge Effects - Erode

 

29

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 50

 

30

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - Not Checked  Foreground Colour

 

31

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Selections - Invert

 

32

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur - Same settings

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/30  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

33

Open "castorke_dreams_dames_234_102014" from tray again

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

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

 

34

Pick Tool (K) 

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

X: 607.00  Y: 36.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen More

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/30  Color: #000000

 

35

Open "tekst-ulrika.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: 81.00  Y: 547.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

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

 

36

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: