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


you can download the materials.

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

Place the mask in your mask folder.

Open the font and minimize it, or load fonts by Tool of font FXplorer and it's in your font in PSP.


The tube 'anna.br_orquidea-by-mkatka_26-08-10.psp' is by

The other tubes are unknown to me.

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

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 in PSP.

Resize them - Adjust - Sharpness - Unsharp mask: 1 - 64 - 4.

Set your foreground to color #f4f4f0.

Set your background color to #dcddca.

Extra color is #be913b.

Open a transparent image of 600 x 500 pixels.

Flood fill your image with your background color.

Step 2

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your foreground color.

Layers - Load/save mask - Load mask from disk - load mask '1250181201_nikita_masques' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Step 3

Copy tube 'deco'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance more.

Step 4

Open tube 'anna.br_orquidea-by-mkatka_26-08-10'.

Image - Resize - Height 450 pixels.

Edit - Copy.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it on the left side.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 75.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 3 - Opacity 60 - Blur 3 - color black.

Step 5

Copy tube 'Budha'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place the Budha on the right side.

Change the Blend mode of this layer to Luminance.

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

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 6

Layers - New raster layer.

Activate your Text tool - font Buddah - Size 30 (or at your choise).

Type: Any Farewell means (enter)

the Birth of Memories.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 2 - Opacity 80 - Blur 3 - color black.

Step 7

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Image - Resize - Width 500 pixels (optional).

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


I hope you enjoyed making this tutorial :-)


This lesson was written by Gerrie on June 28, 2011.

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 April 12, 2013