***Translation:September 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 Lana         

         Masks by Narah         

Plugins:

Simple - Half Wrap & Pizza Slice Mirror

Toadies - What Are You?, Ommadawn & Weaver

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow

 

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 #91ABBA          

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #111A21          

    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

Selections - select All

Open "LD-model-875" from tray

Erase the watermark

Edit - Copy

Minimize to tray for later

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Selections - Select None

 

03

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

 

04

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

 

05

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Change to Vertical

 

06

Selections - Select All

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

Keep the Selection

 

07

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

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

 

08

Selections - Modify - Contract - 100px

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

 

09

Effects - Distortion Effects - Ripple

 

10

Selections - Select All

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

 

11

Selections - Invert

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - What Are You?

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Selections - Invert

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

Selections - Select None

 

12

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Horizontal

 

13

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

 

14

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - Ommadawn

Selections - Select None

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

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Half Wrap

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay

 

15

Activate the Bottom Layer

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

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

 

14

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - Weaver

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Hard Light

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Pizza Slice Mirror

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

 

15

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Colour 

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "NarahsMasks_1667"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

16

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Colour 

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "NarahsMasks_1670"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Change the Blend Mode to Overlay

 

17

Activate the Bottom Layer

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

Your work should look like this Now:

18

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

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

 

20

Activate the Bottom Layer

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur - Same settings

Activate the Top Layer

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

 

21

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S) - Custom Selection

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Colour 

Selections - Select None

 

22

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

23

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Change the Blend Mode to Hard Light

 

24

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Geometric Effects - Circle - Transparent

 

25

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Horizontal

 

26

Effects - Texture Effects - Weave

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

 

27

Selections - Select All

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

Selections - Invert

 

28

Effects - Texture Effects - Weave - Same Settings

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Invert

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

 

28

Activate the Bottom Layer

Selections - Select None

Activate the Top Layer

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

 

29

Open "LD-model-875" from tray again

Edit - Copy

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

Image -Resize - 78% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 109.00  Y: 4.00

Press  to close the Pick Tool

 

30

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

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

 

31

Open "tekst - penny" from tray

Edit - Copy

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 624.00  Y: 132.00

Press  to close the Pick Tool

 

32

Effects - Texture Effects - Weave - Same settings

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen More

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

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

 

33

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: