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For this tutorial you need the following plugins:

Greg's Factory Output Vol. II - Pool Shadow

MuRa's Meister - Cloud

You can download the plugins


you can download the materials.

It contains: 4 tubes - 1 selection - 1 font.

Place the selection in your Selection folder.

Open the font and minimize it.


Permission to use the tubes


The tubes are by Luzcristina and Nurso 53.

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 PSP - minimize them for now.

Set your foreground color to #524233 (or at your choice).

Set your background color to #565334 (or at your choice).

Open a transparent image of 650 x 550 pixels.

Flood fill your image with your background color.

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Cloud - with these settings:

Step 2

Selections - Select all.

Layers - New raster layer.

Copy tube 'NS_122_0709'.

Back to your working image - paste into the selection.

Selections - Select none.

Step 3

Layers - New raster layer.

Selections - Load/save selection - Load selection from disk - load selection '010tchrist' - with these settings:

Flood fill the selection with color #523f2e - or at your choice.

Effects - Plugins - Greg's Factory Output Vol. II - Pool Shadow - default settings - see image below:

Selections - Select none.

Step 4

Press the letter D or activate your Raster deform tool.

Pull the image a little to the left - see main image.

Press an other key to clean the effect.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 2 - Opacity 65 - Blur 5 - color black.

Step 5

Activate layer 1.

Copy tube 'Image13'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Put it on a nice place.

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

Step 6

Activate your top layer.

Open tube 'NS_160_0709'.

Image - Resize - Height 500 pixels.

Edit - Copy.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it on the left side.

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

Layers - Merge - Merge visible.

Step 7

Activate your Text tool - font Bell (in PSP Bell MT) - Size 48 - with these settings:

Adjust the size for your PSP version.

Close your foreground color.

Set your background color to #cbc09b.

Type the text 'Time does not stand still' or your own text.

Place it on top of your crea.

Layers - Convert to raster layer.

Step 8

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 9

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 1 pixel - color #523f2e.

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen.

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 10, 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 18, 2014