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This tutorial was made in PSP X2, but can also be made in the other versions.

The copyright rests solely with me.

 

For this tutorial you need the following plugins:

Andrew's Filter 43 - Crazy Ripples

Cresent Moon - Stripe Tile

Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Buttons & Frames

You can download the plugins

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 5 tubes - 1 brush - 2 masks - 1 font.

Place the brushes in your Brush folder.

Place the masks in your Mask folder.

Open the font and minimize it.

 

The masks are by Narah.

The tubes are by Darkness-Paradise, the artist is Elene Dudina.

My tubes are with permission of Elena Dudina tubed.

Click on the banner for her site

 

The for the tubes should not be removed and displayed as your own.

If you use your own material, you have to adjust them.

If you are ready, you can start :-)

 

Step 1

Open the materials in PSP.

Duplicate them with Shift+D - close the originals.

Open a transparent image of 700 x 550 pixels.

Set your foreground color to #a3cef8.

Set your background color to #041130.

Flood fill your image with your foreground color.

Step 2

Selections - Select all.

Layers - New raster layer.

Copy tube 'valley_of_dragons_by_elenadudina-tubed-by-darkness-paradise'.

Paste into the selection.

Selections - Select none.

Image - Resize - 120% - All layers not checked.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Luminance (L).

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 90.

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen more.

Step 3

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your background color.

Layers - Load/save mask - Load mask from disk - load mask 'Narah_mask_0530' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Luminance (L).

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 30.

Step 4

Copy tube 'nora_by_ELENADUDINA-tubed-by-darkness_paradise'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 80% - All layers not checked.

Move the tube a little to the left and up - see main image.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Screen.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 60.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance more.

Step 5

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your foreground color.

Layers - Load/save mask - Load mask from disk - load mask 'Narah_mask_0422' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance.

Step 6

Copy tube 'little_owl_by_ELENADUDINA-tubed-by-darkness-paradise'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Don't move the tube.

Step 7

Copy tube 'angel_by_ELENADUDINA-tubed-by-darkness_paradise'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Effects - Image effects - Offset - with these settings:

Activate your Eraser - Daumenabdruck - Size 80.

Activate layer 4 (second mask layer).

Clear carefully the face of the last woman.

Activate your top layer.

Step 8

Copy tube 'birds_2_by_ELENADUDINA-tubed-by-darkness-paradise'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Mirror (vert. mirror).

Place the tube in the upper left corner (some of the tube is outside your crea) - see main image.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Luminance (L).

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance.

Activate your Eraser - same settings as before.

Clear the selection area - see image below:

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 30.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 9

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 1 pixel - background color.

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 2 pixels - foreground color.

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 1 pixel - background color.

Selections - Select all.

Effects - 3D effects - Cutout - background color - with these settings:

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 2 pixels - foreground color.

Selections - Invert.

Effects - Plugins - Cresent Moon - Strip Tile - with these settings:

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Andrew's Filter 43 - Crazy Ripples - with these settings:

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Buttons & Frames - Glass Frame 1 - with these settings:

Selections - Invert.

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Buttons & Frames - 3D Glass Frame 1 - with these settings:

Selections - Select none.

Step 10

Place all references.

Don't forget to add your name and/or watermark.

Save your crea as a jpg or png file and you're done!

 

I hope you enjoyed making this lesson :-)

 

Black4Roses

May 02, 2017

 

Translated by Zial on May 21, 2017

 

 

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