Unicorn

 

Joseph, hartelijk dank dat ik deze mooie les mag vertalen.

Joseph, thank you so much for your permission that I may translate this beautiful lesson.

 

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This tutorial was made in PSP 8, but can also be made in the other versions.

 

For this lesson you need a picture of your choice about 275 x 420 pixels.

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 1 tubes - 1 gold pattern.

Place the pattern in your Pattern folder.

 

The tube is by Graca.

 

I want to thank the maker of this beautiful tube.

The Copyright belongs to the original artist.

Let the credit to the maker.

 

Step 1

Open the tube and your picture in PSP - minimize them for now.

Set your foreground color to #6b786c (or at your choice).

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

Set your background also on your gold pattern - Angle 0 - Scale 100.

Open a transparent image of 400 x 450 pixels.

Selections - Select all.

Copy your picture.

Edit - Paste into the selection.

DON'T DESELECT!

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian blur - 20 - see image below:

Effects - Texture effects - Mosaic antique - with these settings:

Step 2

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your background color.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 40.

Selections - Select none.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 3

Selections - Select all.

Copy tube 'Trevo Graca'.

Paste into the selection.

Effects - 3D effects - Inner bevel - with these settings:

Selections - Select none.

Activate your Selection tool - Oval - with these settings and make an oval:

Step 4

Open your picture.

Make an oval with your Selection tool.

Image - Crop to selection.

Edit - Copy.

Paste into the selection on your working image.

DON'T DESELECT!

Step 5

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your gold pattern.

Selections - Modify - Contract - 5 pixels.

Press Delete.

Selections - Select none.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Selections - Select all.

Effects - 3D effects - Cutout:

Vert and Hor 2 - Opacity 80 - Blur 31 - Shadow color black.

(If you can't do the Cutout, just add a new layer.)

Selections - Select none.

Step 6

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

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Flood fill the selection with your gold pattern.

Selections - Select none.

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

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

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Flood fill the selection with your foreground color.

DON'T DESELECT!

Step 7

Copy tube 'Trevo Graca'.

Paste into the selection.

Effects - 3D effects - Inner bevel - same settings as before.

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

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

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Flood fill the selection with your gold pattern.

Selections - Select none.

Step 8

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

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

 

I hope you enjoyed making this tutorial :-)

 

This lesson was written by Joseph.

This lesson is and remains the property of Joseph.

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.

 

Translated by Zial on April 22, 2016

 

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