Cold as Ice

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

 

For this tutorial you need the following plugin:

FM Tile Tools - Blend Emboss

You can download the plugin

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 5 tubes - 1 mask.

 

Permission to use the tubes

 

The tubes are by Bichito, Gini, Misssilly and Paci.

Thank you so much for the beautiful tubes.

 

The other tubes are unknown to me.

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

 

Please don't remove the watermark.

The Copyright belongs to the original artist.

Let the credit to the maker.

 

Step 1

Open the tubes and the mask PSP - minimize them for now.

Set your foreground color to #ffffff (or at your choice).

Set your background color to #5b6a7f (or at your choice).

Open a transparent image of 650 x 550 pixels.

Flood fill this layer with your background color.

Step 2

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill your image with your foreground color.

Layers - New mask layer - From image - find mask 'LD-christmastime-mask' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Effects - Plugins - FM Tile Tools - Blend Emboss - default settings - see image below:

Step 3

Copy tube 'Misssilly-WinterMist-Jan2008'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it on the left side - see main image.

Step 4

Copy tube 'MountainVillage_MistedByGini_12-22-06'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Move it a little up - see main image.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 50.

Step 5

Copy tube '1snow_and_book_tubed_by_paci'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

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

Place the Church against the lantern.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Multiply.

Step 6

Open tube 'bicharita_nieves_por_barullo'.

Image - Resize - Height 450 pixels.

Edit - Copy.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place her on the right side.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 3 - Opacity 65 - Blur 3 - color black.

Image - Picture frame - find frame 'rand cirkel' (edge circle) - with these settings:

Step 7

Copy tube 'Image8'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Move it down and a little to the left.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 1 - Opacity 65 - Blur 1 - background color.

Step 8

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 10

Adjust - Brightness and contrast - Brightness - 1.

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

 

I hope you enjoyed making this tutorial :-)

 

If you want your crea in my Gallery:

Image - Resize - Width 800 pixels.

Save your crea as a jpg file and please send me an email with your crea.

 

This lesson was written by Gerrie on August 30, 2009.

This lesson is and remains the property of Gerrie.

You are not allowed to copy or distribute my lessons without my written permission.

All my lessons are self designed ... so any agreement is purely coincidental.

All my lessons are registered with TWI.

 

Translated by Zial on May 30, 2014

 

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