*** Translation: May-2021 ***

~°~ Original by Cre@nnie Design ~°~

Thank you Annie for permission to translate your tutorials.

Translated by Chris (acbdesigns)

 

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:

      Tube by Lana          

    Masks by Narah     

Plugins:

Toadies - What Are You?

Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Flaming Pear - Flood

Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact

Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow

 

Preparations:

Open all files in PSP and minimize to tray

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to #f3d083        

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #56300b       

    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

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

 

03

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - What Are You?

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

04

Selections - Select All

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

 

05

Effects  - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Selections - Select None

 

06

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

 

07

Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/25  Color: #000000

 

08

Selections - Select all

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

 

09

Effects  - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Selections - Invert

Adjust - Blur -Gaussian Blur - Radius: 30

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/25  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

10

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

 

11

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

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

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Edit - Copy

 

12

Effects - Art Media Effects - Brush Strokes

 

13

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer (In memory)

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/25  Color: #000000

Result:

 

14

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "NarahsMasks_1524"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Effects - Edge Effects - Dilate

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/25  Color: #000000

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

 

15

Activate the Bottom Layer

Edit - Copy

Activate the Mask Layer (Group Raster3)

 

16

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Layes - New Raster Layer

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Selections - Modify - Contract  45px

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Selections - Select None

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/25  Color: #000000

 

17

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind

Layes - Merge - Merge Down

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

 

18

Selections - Select All

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

Selections - Invert

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

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/25  Color: #000000

 

19

Selections - Select All

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

 

20

Effects  - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Selections - Invert

Adjust - Blur -Gaussian Blur - Radius: 30

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/25  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

21

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_mask_0790"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Multiply

 

22

Activate the Bottom Layer

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plguins - Flaming Pear - Flood

 

23

Open "deco-celeste-1" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 0.00   Y: 0.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Dissolve and lower the Opacity to 60

 

24

Open "deco-celeste-2" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 250.00   Y: 317.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

25

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass - Preset - "Clear"

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

 

26

Open "LD-model-717" from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

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

Layers - Arrange - Move Up

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

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 385.00   Y: 12.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/25  Color: #000000

 

27

Open " tekst - celeste" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 133.00   Y: 48.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

28

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

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

 

29

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: