*** Translation: July-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 Nadège         

    Masks by Narah         

Plugins:

Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Simple - Left Right Wrap & Half Wrap

Toadies - Ommadawn

 

Preparations:

Place the Selections into the Selections folder of PSP

Open all other files in PSP and minimize to tray

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #ECF3FB       

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #05A2D6       

    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 500p

Fill the image with the Foreground Colour

 

02

Selections - Select All

Open "2021-78-Nadege.png" from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

Minimize for later

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Selections - Select None

 

03

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 50

 

04

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

05

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Darken

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

 

06

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

 

07

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

08

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

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Left Right Wrap

Selections - Select None

 

09

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection 

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

 

10

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/25  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

Edit - Copy

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Half Wrap

 

11

Selections - Select All

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

 

12

Selections - Invert

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/25  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

13

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

14

Layers - New Raster Layer

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

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Colour

Selections - Modify - Contract - 50px

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Selections - Select None

 

15

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - Ommadawn

 

16

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection 

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Colour

Selections - Select None

 

17

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - Ommadawn - Same settings

 

18

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection  - Same settings

 

Selections - Modify - Inside/Outside Feather

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Selections - Select None

 

19

Effects - Geometric Effects - Skew

Your work looks like this now:

 

20

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "NarahsMasks_1644"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

 

21

Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds - Background Colour

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/25  Colour: #000000

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Edit - Copy

 

22

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Colour

Selections - Modify - Contract - 75px

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Keep the Selection

 

23

Layers - New Raster Layer

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/25  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

24

Activate the Middle Layer (Raster 1)

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - Ommadawn - Same settings

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 80

 

24

Activate the Bottom Layer

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/25  Colour: #000000

 

25

Layers - New Raster Layer

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top

Fill the Layer with the Background Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_Mask_1462"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Objects - Align Top

 

26

Effects Texture Effects - Blinds - Foreground Colour

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

27

Open "tekst-isole.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: 625.00  Y: 82.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 1/1/65/0  Colour: #000000

 

28

Open "deco-isole.png"  from try

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: 64.00  Y: 23.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

29

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - Ommadawn - Change the Cell Width to 10

 

30

Open "2021-78-Nadege.png" from tray again

Edit - Copy

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

Image - Resize - 70% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

Pick Tool (K) 

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

X: 78.00  Y: 25.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/25  Colour: #000000

 

31

Selections - Select All

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

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/65/25  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

32

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: