The One I Love

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

 

Unfortunately her site is no longer online.

 

For this lesson you need the following plugin:

VM Natural - Sparkle and Splash

You can download the plugin

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 5 tubes - 1 gold pattern.

The tubes are by AM, Ana and Gini.

 

The other tubes are unknown to me.

If they are yours, please let me know, so I can give you the proper credit.

 

Let's go :-)

 

Step 1

Open a transparent image of 450 x 400 pixels.

Set your foreground color to #90262b.

Set your background color to #000000 (black).

Set your foreground to gradient 'Linear' - Angle 45 - Repeats 3 - Invert not checked.

Set your background to gold pattern 'Gold Foil.jpg' - Angle 0 - Scale 100.

Flood fill your image with this gradient.

Effects - Plugins - VM Natural - Sparkle - with these settings:

Step 2

Copy tube 'am-divider11'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it on top - see main image.

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 10 - Opacity 50 - Blur 5.

Layers - Duplicate.

Activate your Move tool - place it down - see main image.

Activate your Selection tool.

Draw a rectangle - see image below:

Step 3

Layers - New raster layer.

Copy tube 'water on rose sdh1'.

Paste into the selection.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 42.

Selections - Select none.

Step 4

Image - Add borders - 1 pixel - color white.

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Flood fill the selection with gold pattern.

Selections - Select none.

Minimize for now.

Step 5

Open a new transparent image of 700 x 500 pixels.

Flood fill your image with your gradient.

Effects - Plugins - VM Natural - Sparkle - same settings as before.

Maximize the image you've just minimized.

Edit - Copy - Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it in the upper left corner.

Layers - Duplicate.

Image - Resize - 5x 85% - All layers not checked.

Place it on the right side.

Image - Rotate - Free rotate - Right - 35 - nothing checked.

Step 6

Copy tube 'byana_michelle- trachtenberg'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 85% - All layers not checked.

Place it right below - see main image.

Layers - Duplicate.

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop shadow - same settings as before.

Step 7

Copy tube 'am divider 10'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it left below - see main image.

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop shadow - same settings as before.

Copy tube 'v- firstbloomredrose'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 2x 65% - All layers not checked - repeat 1x with 85%.

Image - Rotate - Free rotate - Left - 35.

Place it on the end of the divider - see main image.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 8

Image - Add borders - 1 pixel - color white.

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Flood fill the selection with your gold pattern.

Image - Add borders - 15 pixels - color white.

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Flood fill the selection with your gradient.

Effects - Plugins - VM Natural - Splash - same settings as before.

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen.

Step 9

Image - Add borders - 1 pixel - white.

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Flood fill the selection with your gold pattern.

Add your watermark and you're done :-)

Resize your tag if you want.

 

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 June 11, 2011

 

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