*** Translation: May-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:

DC Layer - DCmergency

Carolaine and Sensibility - CS - HLines

Carolaine and Sensibility - CS - DLines

Plugins Galaxy - Instant Mirror

VM Toolbox - MirrororriM

Simple - Left Right Wrap

 

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  #a67f6b     

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #1c0339     

    Note:  If you are using different colours,it is important that your Foreground Colour isn't too light

     

The tutorial:

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01

Open a new Transparent image 650 X 500px

Fill the image with the Foreground Colour

 

02

Effects - Image Effects - Offset - Background Colour

 

03

Effects - Plugins - DC Layer - DCmergency

 

04

Selections - Select All

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

 

05

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Selections - Select None

 

06

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Vertical

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

07

Selections - Select All

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

 

Edit - Copy

 

08

Selections - Invert

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 20

Effects - Plugins - Carolaine and Sensibility - CS-HLines

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/55/55  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

09

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

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Keep selected

 

10

Effects - Plugins - Carolaine and Sensibility - CS-DLines

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror Horizontal

Selections - Select None

 

11

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/55/55  Color: #000000

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Multiply

 

12

Effects - Plugins - Plugin Galaxy - Instant Mirror

 

13

Activate the Bottom Layer

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

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

 

14

Image - Rotate Right

Effects - Plugins - Carolaine and Sensibility - CS-HLines - Change Control 1 to 25

Image - Rotate Left

Selections - Select None

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/55/55  Color: #000000

 

15

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Vertical

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Multiply

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

 

16

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

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

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

17

Effects - Plugins - VM Toolbox - MirrororriM

 

18

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/55/55  Color: #000000

 

19

Selections - Modify - Contract - 100px

Slections - Promote Selection to Layer

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/55/55  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

20

Effects - Geometric Effects - Perspective Horizontal

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

 

21

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Left Right Wrap

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

 

22

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_Mask_1157"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

23

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

 

24

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Hard Light

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

Result:

 

25

Edit - Copy

Effects - Art Media Effects - Brush Strokes

 

26

Effects - Plugins - Carolaine and Sensibility - CS-DLines - Same settings

 

27

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

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

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/55/55  Color: #000000

 

28

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Colour 

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "NarahsMasks_1525"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

 

29

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Layers - Arrange - Move Up

 

30

Open "Tube_Womans_GB_129_Trasparent.png" from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

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

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

 

31

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 383.00  Y: 4.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/55/55  Color: #000000

 

32

Open "tekst-beckie.png" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 30.00  Y: 447.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 5/2/100/0  Color: #1c0339

 

33

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 25px -Foreground Colour

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/55/55  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

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

 

34

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: