*** 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:

      Tube by Cibi         

    Mask by Narah       

Plugins:

AAA Frames - Foto Frame

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Toadies - Weaver

VM Natural - Sparkle

VM Toolbox - Zoom Blur -& Tiler

Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow

L en K - landksiteofwonders - L en K's Zitah

 

Preparations:

Place the Selection into the Selections folder 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  #E0A85B           

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #3A1F1E           

    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

TheTutorial:

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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 - Image Effects - Offset - Foreground Colour

 

04

Effects - Image Effects - Offset - Background Colour

 

05

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

06

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Flip - Flip Horizontal

Image - Flip - Flip Vertical

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Soft Light

 

07

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

 

08

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - VM Toolbox - Zoom Blur

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 50

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

09

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection 

 

10

Change the Foreground Colour to #D31011 

Set your Foreground to Gradient (Corel_06_029)  Style: Linear

On your work image: Fill the Selection with the Gradient

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/85/40  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

11

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

 

12

Effects - Plugins - VM Toolbox - Tiler

 

13

Magic Wand:

Select the solid strip

Fill the selection with the Gradient

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

 

14

Effects - Plugins  Toadies - Weaver

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

15

Open "egypte-1.jpg" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Objects - Align Top

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Multiply

 

16

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

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Keep the Selection

 

17

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Modify - Contract - 10px

Open "egypte-2.jpg" from tray

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Selections - Select None

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

Your work looks like this now:

 

18

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - AAA Frames - Foto Frame

Image - Resize - 50% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

 

19

Image - Rotate Right

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

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

 

20

Image - Rotate Left

Edit - Repeat Rotate Left

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow - Same settings

Image - Rotate Right

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

 

21

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 0.00  Y: 46.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

22

Activate the Bottom Layer

Image - Flip - Flip Vertical

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

23

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/85/40  Colour: #000000

 

24

Open "kamelen.png" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 30.00  Y: 296.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 50

 

25

Activate the Bottom Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

 

26

Effects - Plugins - VM Natural - Sparkle

Selections - Select None

 

27

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked -2px - Foreground Colour

Edit - Copy

Edit - Paste As New Image and put to one side

 

28

On your main work image: Image - Add Borders - Symmetric - Not Checked - Background Colour

 

29

Effects - Plugins - VM Toolbox - Zoom Blur - Same settings

 

30

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_mask_Abstract182"

Image - Flip Horizontal

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/85/40  Colour: #000000

 

31

Effects - Plugins - L en K - landksiteofwonders - L en K's Zitah

 

32

Activate and copy the image you saved earlier

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

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

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 70.00  Y: 70.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/85/40  Colour: #000000

 

33

Open "Beauty_Egyptian_by_CibiBijoux"  from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

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

Image - Resize - 90% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 625.00  Y: 44.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/85/40  Colour: #000000

 

34

Open "tekst-fazya-1"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 241.00  Y: 593.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

35

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

 

36

Open "tekst-fazya-2"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 373.00  Y: 218.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Darken

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

 

37

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: