***Translation:September 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:

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

MuRa's Seamless - Emboss

 

Preparations:

Open all materials in PSP and minimize to tray

 

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #ABB7c9          

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #243240          

    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 "hommeVSP10" from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

Minimize for Later

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

Selections - Select None

 

02

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

03

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

 

04

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 50

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

05

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Change the Blend Mode to Soft Light

 

06

Selections - Select All

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

 

07

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Selections - Select None

 

08

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Effects - Edge Effects - Enahnce More

 

09

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

 

10

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

11

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 50

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

12

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Select All

Open "trees.jpg" from tray

Edit - Copy

Minimize for later

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Selections - Select None

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Luminance(Legacy) and lower the Opacity to 10

 

13

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Seamless - Emboss

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

14

Open "achtergrond wolken" (The clouds) from tray

Edit  Copy

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

 

15

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 300.00   Y: 0.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Soft Light

 

16

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Seamless - Emboss - Same settings

Edit - Repeat Emboss

 

17

Open "kat_artistunknown_firtsgreen_03_062008"  from tray

Edit - Copy

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

 

18

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: -65.00   Y: -71.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

19

Selections - Select All

Selections - Clip to Canvas

Selections - Select None

Change the Blend Mode to Luminance (Legacy)

 

20

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Seamless - Emboss - Same settings

Edit - Repeat Emboss

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

Your work should look like this now:

 

21

Layers - Duplicate

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "NarahsMasks_1621"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 5/5/85/5  Colour: #000000

 

22

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

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

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 17.00   Y: 10.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

23

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_mask_0421"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 5/5/85/5  Colour: #000000

 

24

Open "tekst-autumn-2021-1" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

 

25

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 151.00   Y: 156.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 5/5/85/5  Colour: #000000

 

26

Open "tekst-autumn-2021-2" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

 

27

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 15.00   Y: 473.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 5/5/85/5  Colour: #000000

 

28

Selections - Select All

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

 

29

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Same settings

Selections - Invert

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 20

 

30

Layers - New Raster Layer

Open "trees.jpg" from tray again

Edit - Copy

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Change the Blend Mode to Luminance(Legacy) and lower the Opacity to 10

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Selections - Invert

 

31

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/85/25  Colour: #000000

Selections - Modify - Select Selection Borders

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Colour:

Selections - Select None

 

32

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/85/25  Colour: #000000

 

33

Open "hommeVSP10"  from tray again

Edit - Copy

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

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

 

34

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 694.00   Y: 0.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/85/25  Colour: #000000

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

 

35

Optional: Image - Resize - Width 800 Pixels - Resize all Layers checked

Add your name or watermark, save as JPG file and you're done!

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Extra Example by Celine:

 

Celine: