*** Translation: June-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

Toadies - What Are You? & Wee Scratches

 Tramages - Tee Wee

Alen Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact

 

Preparations:

Place the Selections into the Selections flder of PSP

Double click on the Alien Skin Preset to install it

Open all other files in PSP and minimize to tray

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #cdd0bf          

      Set your Backgroundcolor to #009506           

    Note: When working with your own colors, adjust the Blend Mode/Opacity at your own discretion

The Tutorial:

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01

Open a new Transparent image - 650 X 500px

Fill the image with the Background Colour

 

02

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

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Colour

Selections - Select None

 

03

Effects - Plugins - Tramages - Wee Scratches

 

04

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default Settings

 

05

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 50

 

06

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

 

07

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Direction - Horizontal

 

08

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

 

09

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - What Are You?

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/20  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

10

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

 

11

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Same settings

 

12

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

13

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Colour

Selections - Select None

 

14

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

15

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wave

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 20

 

16

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/20  Color: #000000

 

17

Effects - Plugins - Tramages - Tee Wee

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

18

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Colour

Selections - Modify - 50px

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Selections - Select None

 

19

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 75

 

20

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "dotty-3-cre@nnie"

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Colour

Selections - Modify - 50px

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Selections - Select None

 

21

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

Your work should look like this now:

 

22

Edit - Copy

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "NarahsMasks_1633"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/20  Color: #000000

 

23

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Disk - "dotty-4-cre@nnie"

Layers - New Raster Layer

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection (Image is in memory)

Selections - Select None

Layers - Arrange  Move Down

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Burn

 

24

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "NarahsMasks_1632"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Screen

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

 

25

Edit - Copy

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiing

 

26

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Colour

Selections - Modify - Contract - 50px

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/70  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

27

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow - Preset - "dotty-cre@nnie-ps"

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

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/70  Color: #000000

 

28

Activate the Bottom Layer

Layers - New Raster Layer

Change the Foreground Colour to #986930

Fill the Layer with the new Foreground Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_mask_0786"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/70  Color: #000000

 

29

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Luminance

 

30

Open "6384-Luz Cristina" from tray

Edit - Copy the Middle Layer

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

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

Layers - Arrange - Bring To Top

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/70  Color: #000000

 

31

Open "tekst-dotty.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: 164.00   Y: 270.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

32

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

 

33

Selections - Select All

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

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/70  Color: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

34

Optional: Image - Resize - - 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: