*** Translation: May-2021 ***

 

~°~ Original by Crealine Graphic~°~

Thank you Linette 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 - Sorting Tiles

VanDerLee - Unplugged X - Defocus and Jalusi

Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact

dsb flux - Linear Transmission

 

Preparations:

Place the Selections into the Selection folder of PSP

Double click on the Alien Skin Preset to install it

Install the Font to the Windows Font Folder

Open all other files in PSP and minimize to tray

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #dfccb6          

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #090c15         

    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:

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01

Open "Alpha-Eolia"  from tray

Window - Duplicate

Close the original and continue on the copy

Fill the copy with the Gradient 

 

02

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Select All

Open "3398 - woman - LB TUBES"  from tray

Edit - Copy the Middle Layer

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

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 40

 

04

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

 

05

 

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Preset - Stutter Diagonal

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

 

06

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Geometric Effects - Skew

Change the Bend Mode of this Layer to Overlay or other according to your colours

Result:

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

 

07

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - Selection#1"

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

 

08

Effects - Plugins - VanDerLee - Unplugged X - Defocus

 

09

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow - Preset "Eolia-1_crealine"

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

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Multiply (Optional)

 

10

Layers - New Raster Layer

Change the Foreground Gradient back to Colour #dfbcb6

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_Mask_1165"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

11

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - Selection#2"

 

12

Effects - Plugins - VanDerLee - Unplugged X - Jalusi

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/100/40  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

13

Open "deco-Eolia-1-crealine" 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: 798.00   Y: 190.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Luminance(Legacy)

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/100/40  Color: #000000

Activate the Top Layer

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

14

Activate the Bottom Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - Selection#3"

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/100/40  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

15

Effects - Plugins - dsb flux- Linear Transmission

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top

 

16

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay (or which best suits your colours)

 

17

Layer Palette: Close the Top three Layers

Activate the Bottom Layer

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

Leave the three Layers closed

 

18

Activate the Bottom Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

Layers - Arrange -Bring to Top

Layer Palette: Open the three closed Layers

 

19

Open "deco-Eolia-2-crealine" 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: 24.00   Y: 288.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Colorize to match your work

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/100/40  Color: #000000

 

20

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #090c15

Selections - Select All

Edit - Copy

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 50px - #dfbcb6

Selections - Invert

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 40

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/100/40  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

21

Open "3398 - woman - LB TUBES"  from tray again (Or your own main tube)

Edit - Copy

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

Move down to the Bottom edge (See example)

Layers - Duplicate

Activate the Layer Below (Original tube Layer)

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 20

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Screen

 

22

Activate the Top Layer

Effects - Plugins Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow - Preset - Drop Shadow,Blurry

Basic Tab:

 

23

Text Tool (T)  Font: Kunstler   Size 96px

Change the Background Colour to #ffffff and close the Foreground Color

Type: Eolia

Layers - Convert to Raster Layer

 

24

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 754.00   Y: 388.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3d Effects - Drop Shadow: 52/59/100/0  Color: #d99482 Shadow on New Layer - Checked

Layers - Duplicate the Shadow Layer

Activate the Layer Below

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind - From Left - Strength: 100

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - #090c15

 

 

Optional: Image - Resize - Width 950px - 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: