***Translation:October 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:

Carolaine and Sensibility - CS-LDots

Flaming Pear - Flood

 Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

Simple - Half Wrap & Blintz

 

Preparations:

Open all files in PSP and minimize to tray

 

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #fb7e7c           

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #010100          

    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 Background Colour

 

02

Selections - Select All

Open "Jolsci763" 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

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 20

 

04

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

 

05

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 50

 

06

Selections - Select All

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

Keep Selected

 

07

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

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

Keep Selected

 

08

Selections - Modify - Select Selection Borders

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Colour

Selections - Select None

 

09

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

10

Selections - Select All

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

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

Selections - Select None

 

11

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

 

12

Selection Tool (S)  Custom Selection

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Keep Selected

 

13

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

Selections - Select None

 

14

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Half Wrap

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 50

Change the Blend Mode to Hard Light

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

15

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 50

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

14

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool (S)  Custom Selection

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

Selections - Select None

Effects - Plugins - Simple Blintz

 

15

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Overlay

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

16

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Yor work should look like this now:

 

17

Selection Tool (S)  Custom Selection

Promote Selection to Layer

 

18

Effects - Plugins - Carolaine and Sensibility - CS-LDots

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

Selections - Select None

 

19

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default Settings

 

20

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_Mask_0977"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

21

Imnage - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Hard Light

Lower the Opacity to 50

 

22

Selections - Select All

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

Keep Selected

 

23

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Default settings

Selections - Invert

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 20

Keep selected

 

24

Effects - Texture Effects - Mosaic Antique

Selections - Invert

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

 

25

Selections - Modify - Select Selection Borders

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Colour 

Selections Select None

Change the Blend Mode to Soft Light

 

26

Open "tekst-romay".png from tray

Edit - Copy

Edit  Paste - Paste As New Layer

Colorize to match your work

 

27

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 669.00  Y: 421.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

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

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

 

28

Effects - Plugins - Flaming Pear - Flood

 

29

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Colour

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "Narah_mask_0417"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

 

30

Open "Jolsci763" from tray again

Edit - Copy

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

Image - Resize - 95% - Reisize All Layers - Not Checked

 

31

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 271.00  Y: 14.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

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

 

32

Open "deco-romay.png" from tray

Edit - Copy

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

Colorize to your own taste

 

33

Pick Tool (K)

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

X: 184.00  Y: 89.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

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

 

34

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: