**Translation: August - 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 Beatrice  

      Mask by Narah            

Plugins:

Simple - Half Wrap and Diamonds

 

Preparations:

Open the materials in PSP and minimize to tray

 

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #E9E0E1        

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #43403F        

    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 imge - 650 X 500px

Fill the image with the Foreground Colour

 

02

Effects - Image Effects - Offset - Background Colour

 

03

Effects -Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

04

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Soft Light

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

 

05

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

 

06

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

07

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Select All

Open "Tube_Womans_Hairstyles_GB_79_Transparent" from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

Minimize for later

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Selections - Select None

 

08

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 20

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 75

 

09

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

 

10

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

11

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Colour

Keep the Selection

 

12

Effects - Texture Effects - Fine Leather

Selections - Select None

 

13

Image - Rotate - Right

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind - From Right

Image - Rotate Left

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Half Wrap

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Luminance

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

14

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/35  Colour: #000000

Selections - Select None

 

15

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds - Foreground Colour

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/35  Colour: #000000

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

16

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

17

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "NarahsMasks_1557"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

18

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Dodge

Lower the Opacity to 75

Your work and Layer Palette look like this now:

 

19

Activate the Bottom Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Diamonds

Keep the Selection

 

20

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Colour

Selections - Modify - Contract - 10px

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/35  Colour: #000000

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Selections - Select None

 

21

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

 

22

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top

layers - Duplicate

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay

 

23

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

Selections - Select All

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

Selections - Invert

 

24

Effects - Texture Effects - Fine Leather - Same settings

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen More

Selections - Select None

 

25

Layers - Duplicate

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

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/35  Colour: #000000

 

26

Activate the Bottom Layer

Effects - Plugins - Simple Diamonds

Effects - Texture Effects - Fine Leather - Same Settings

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen More

 

27

Activate the Top Layer

Open "Tube_Womans_Hairstyles_GB_79_Transparent" from tray again

Edit - Copy

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

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

Objects - Align Left

Objects - Align Bottom

 

28

Layers - Duplicate

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 20

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Multiply

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

 

29

Open "tekst-lainey.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: 389.00  Y: 245.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

30

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind - Same settings

Effects - Edge Effects - Enahnce More

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Luminance

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

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

 

31

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: