Star Burst

Gerrie, thank you very much for your permission that I may translate your tutorials.

 

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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 plugin:

FM Tile Tools - Blend Emboss

You can download the plugin

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: Scrapkit including 1 tube and 2 masks.

Place the masks in your mask folder.

 

The tube is by LuzCristina and the scrapkit by Sistermoonscreationstags.

 

I want to thank the makers of the beautiful tube and the scrapkit.

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.

Set your foreground to a light color from your tube.

Set your background to a dark color from your tube.

Open a transparent image of 650 x 550 pixels.

Flood fill your image with your background color.

Step 2

Layers - New raster layer.

Selections - Select all.

Copy 'Paper1'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Selections - Select none.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Multiply.

Step 3

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your foreground color.

Layers - Load/save mask - Load mask from disk - load mask 'Mask 1' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Step 4

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your foreground color.

Repeat 1x.

Layers - Load/save mask - Load mask from disk - load mask 'Mask 1' - same settings as before.

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Effects - Plugins - FM Tile Tools - Blend Emboss - default settings.

Step 5

Copy tube 'FullFlower'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 2 - Opacity 50 - Blur 3 - background color.

Step 6

Copy tube 'StarBurst'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

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

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Image - Resize - Width 500 pixels.

Step 7

Image - Add borders - Symmetric checked - 2 pixels - foreground color.

Image - Canvas size - color white - with these settings:

Activate your Magic wand - Outside checked - with these settings:

Click in the white area.

Selections - Invert.

Effects - 3D effects - Chisel - with these settings:

Selections - Select none.

Select the white border with your Magic wand.

Flood fill the selection with your background color.

Layers - New raster layer.

Step 8

Copy 'Paper 1'.

Paste into the selection.

Selections - Select none.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Multiply.

Step 9

Open tube '1128-luzcristina'.

Image - Resize - Height 500 pixels.

Edit - Copy.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 2 - Opacity 50 - Blur 3 - background color.

Step 10

Decorate your crea with tubes from the scrapkit.

Step 11

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 12

Image - Add borders - Symmetric checked - 2 pixels - foreground color.

Image - Add borders - Symmetric checked - 6 pixels - background color.

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Effects - 3D effects - Chisel - same settings as before.

Step 13

Image - Resize - Width 500 pixels - All layers checked.

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 April 15, 2012.

This lesson is and remains the property of Gerrie.

permission.

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

 

Translated by Zial on August 8, 2013

 

 

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