Rose Garden

Elvira, thank you very much for your permission that I may translate your tutorials.

 

Unfortunately her site is no longer online.

 

This tutorial was made in PSP 9, but can also be made in the other versions.

 

For this tutorial you need the following plugin:

Fotomatic - SkyGrad

You can download the plugin

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 3 tubes.

 

Two tubes are by Misty.

The other tube is unknown to me.

Please let me know if you made it, so I can give you the proper credit.

 

You can start with the lesson, have fun making it :-)

 

Step 1

Open the tubes in PSP - minimize them.

Open a transparent image of 650 x 450 pixels.

Set your foreground color to #f0e7c8.

Set your background color to #aaa458.

Set your foreground to gradient 'Linear' - Angle 30 - Repeats 2 - Invert not checked.

Flood fill your image with this gradient.

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian blur - 10.

Step 2

Open tube 'MC-0936'.

Image - Resize - with these settings:

Edit - Copy.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it on the right side - see example.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 68.

Step 3

Open tube 'MC-0937'.

Image - resize - same settings as before.

Edit - Copy.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it on the left side - see main image.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 72.

Activate layer 2.

Activate your Eraser.

Erase the table with the angel.

Activate your top layer.

Step 4

Copy tube 'LadyRedDressroses2'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 75% - All layers not checked.

Place her left below - see main image.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 76.

Activate your Eraser.

Activate layer 3.

Erase the woman clean.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Effects - Plugins - Fotomatic - SkyGrad - with these settings:

Effects - Texture effects - Blinds - with these settings:

Step 5

Image - Add borders - 2 pixels - foreground color.

Image - Add borders - 20 pixels - background color.

Image - Add borders - 2 pixels - foreground color.

Add your watermark.

Image - Resize - 85% - All layers checked.

 

This lesson can not arrive at groups without my permission.

I certainly don't like copying.

If you want to link my lesson, please mail me.

Love Elvira

 

Translated by Zial on August 5, 2012

 

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