Fantasy Art

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This tutorial was made in PSP X9, but can also be made in the other versions.

 

For this tutorial you need the following plugins:

Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Extrude

Factory Gallery C - Border Noisy Fade III

Filters Unlimited 2.0 - &<Sandflowers Specials V>

Nik Software - Color Efex Pro 3.0 Complete

Toadies - Metalfalls

Greg's Factory Output Vol. II - Pool Shadow

You can download the plugins

Place or install the plugins in your Plugin folder.

If you have to install plugins, you have to restart your PSP, so they will work right away.

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 5 tubes - 1 brush - 1 color label - 1 mask - 1 preset.

Place the brush and the brush tip in your Brush folder.

Double click on the preset and it's automatically in the right plugin.

 

Permission to use the tubes

 

The tubes are by @ildiko, @nn, lly Renee and Jen.

The mask is by @ildiko.

The other tubes are unknown to me.

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

Thank you so much for the beautiful tubes and mask.

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 in PSP - minimize them for now.

Set your foreground color to #e0ded0 (or at your choice).

Set your background color to #615943 (or at your choice).

Extra color is #e97544.

Open tube 'Alfa Fantasyart_Magnifique.

Shift+D to copy it.

Close the original, the copy is your working image.

Flood fill your image with your foreground color.

Don't make it too dark, otherwise it's not good.

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - Metalfalls - with these settings:

Step 2

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your foreground color.

Change the Blend mode to Overlay (or at your choice).

Selections - Select all.

Copy tube 'Jen_Vrouw 825 7-1-2018'.

Back to your working image - Paste into the selection.

Selections - Select none.

Effects - Image effects - Seamless tiling - Repeat - default settings.

Layers - Merge - Merge visible.

Adjust - Sharpness - Unsharp mask: 2 - 100 - 5 - nothing checked.

Step 3

Layers - New raster layer.

Activate your Brush tool - find brush 'Sun' - with these settings:

Stamp it 2x on your crea with your foreground color.

Adjust - Sharpness - Unsharp mask - same settings as before.

Layers - Merge - Merge visible.

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - &<Sandflowers Specials V> - Page Curl Bottom Vertical - with these settings:

Click with your Magic wand in the transparent area.

If it doesn't select it all in once, just do it again.

Flood fill the selection with your foreground color.

Effects - Plugins - Filter Factory Gallery C - Border Noisy Fade III - with these settings:

Selections - Select none.

Step 4

Selections - Load/save selection - Load selection from Alpha channel - load Selection #1 - default settings - see image below:

Selections - Promote selection to layer.

Effects - Art media effects - Brush strokes - with these settings:

Step 5

Copy tube 'Jen_Vrouw 825 7-1-2018'.

Back to your working image.

Paste into the selection.

Selections - Modify - Select selection borders: both sides - 2 - Anti-alias checked.

Flood fill the selection with your background color.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Extrude.

Settings: find preset 'Magnifique fantasyart.

If you want an other color, you can do that by Basic - see image below:

Selections - Select none.

Effects - Image effects - Offset: 90 - 29 - Custom and Repeat checked.

Step 6

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your background color.

Layers - New mask layer - From image - find mask '@ildiko_create_mask_free_037' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Step 7

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 8

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 20 pixels - background color.

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

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 35 pixels - color black.

Select this border with your Magic wand - with these settings:

Selections - Invert.

Effects - Plugins - AAA Frames - Foto Frame - with these settings:

Selections - Select none.

Step 9

Copy tube 'prinsesmeteekhoorntubeelly'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place her left below - see main image.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow - at your choice.

Step 10

Copy tube 'Renee'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it in the lower right corner.

Step 11

Copy tube '@nn_040813_birds_WSE_tdstudio'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place the birds in the upper right corner.

Step 12

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Effects - Plugins - Nik Software - Color Efex Pro 3.0 Complete - Graduated Neutral Density - see image below:

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

Step 13

If you want your crea in my Gallery:

Image - Resize - longest side 800 pixels.

Send me an email with your crea and the name of the lesson.

I hope you enjoyed making this tutorial :-)

 

This lesson was written by Gerrie on January 20, 2018.

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 March 25, 2018

 

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