Kerst Beauty ~ Christmas Beauty

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

 

For this lesson you need the following plugins:

Greg's Factory Output Vol. II - Pool Shadow

You can download it

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 3 tubes - 1 mask - 1 animation.

Place the mask in your mask folder.

 

The tubes are by Guismo and Pascale.

The other tubes are unknown to me.

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

I want to thank all the makers of the beautiful tubes.

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 - minimize them for now.

Step 2

Set your foreground color to #8ea8b4 (or at your choise).

Set your background color to #515d65 (or at your choise).

Step 3

Open a transparent image of 650 x 500 pixels.

Step 4

Flood fill your image with your background color.

Step 5

Effects - Plugins - Greg's Factory Output Vol. II - Pool Shadow - default settings.

Step 6

Layers - New raster layer.

Step 7

Flood fill this layer with your foreground color.

Step 8

Effects - Plugins - Greg's Factory Output Vol. II - Pool Shadow - default settings.

Step 9

Layers - Load/save mask - Load mask from disk -

load mask 'Navidad_0006' - with these settings:

Step 10

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Step 11

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 2 - Opacity 60 - Blur 8 - black.

Step 12

Copy tube 'Christmas ornamant blue ball_@el'.

If you use your own balls, resize to Width 426 pixels.

Step 13

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place them to the left - see my example.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Soft light.

Step 14

Open tube 'cal_guis_05_09_2008_mist'.

Image - Resize - Height 500 pixels.

Edit - Copy.

Step 15

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Mirror.

Step 16

Place her a little to the left, with her head in the right ball - see my example.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Soft light.

Step 17

 Set the Blend mode of this layer to Soft light.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 63.

Step 18

Copy tube 'Pascale_151108_Woman_Snow 450 groot'.

If you use your own tube, maker her Width 450 pixels.

Step 19

 Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place her left below.

Step 20

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

Step 21

Layers - New raster layer,

Add your watermark.

Step 22

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Edit - Copy.

Step 23

Open Animation Shop (AS).

Edit - Paste - As a new animation.

Step 24

Keep the Ctrl key and press 3x the letter l.

You now have 4 frames.

Click in frame 1 - Edit - Select all.

Step 25

Open animation 'mds10931 Star Bling by MDS'.

Edit - Select all.

Animation - Resize animation - Width 150 pixels.

Click in frame 1 - Edit - Select all - Edit - Copy.

Step 26

Activate your main animation.

Step 27

Edit - Paste - In selected frame.

Step 28

Place the star in the star of the Christmas tree - see my example.

Step 29

Animation - Resize animation - Width 450 pixels.

Step 30

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

If you got a screen, click 4x Next - click 1x Finish.

 

I hope you enjoyed making this tutorial :-)

 

This lesson was written by Gerrie on December 13, 2008.

This lesson is and remains the property of Gerrie.

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Translated by Zial on June 18, 2013

 

 

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