Lesson 3

Mieke, heel erg bedankt voor je toestemming om deze mooie les te mogen vertalen.

Thank you Mieke, for your permission to translate your beautiful tutorials.

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This tutorial was made in PSP 9, but can also be made in the other versions.


For this lesson you need the following plugin:

VM Distortion - Radiator

You can download the plugin


you can download the materials.

It contains: 4 tubes - 1 mask.

Place the mask in your Mask folder.


The woman tube is by Suzi Sgai.

Thank you so much for your beautiful tubes.

The other tubes are unknown to me.

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


Step 1

Set your foreground color to #ce4a63.

Set your background color to #efcece.

Set your foreground to gradient 'Foreground-background' -

Linear - Angle 90 - Repeats 0 - Invert checked.

Open a transparent image of 640 x 400 pixels.

Flood fill your image with your gradient.

Effects - Plugins - VM Distortion - Radiator - default settings.

Step 2

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your background color.

Layers - Load/save mask - Load mask from disk - load mask 'X-04 msk' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance.

Effects - Texture effects - Weave - with these settings:

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen.

Step 3

Copy tube 'hartjesrand'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it right below in the border, against the edge.

Step 4

Copy tube 'ss-1304-misted'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place her down and on the left side.

Step 5

Copy tube 'parfum'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it on the edge of the border - see main image.

Step 6

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 7

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

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

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


I hope you enjoyed making this lesson.

Hugs Mieke


This lesson was written by Mieke.

This lesson is and remains the property of Mieke.

You are not allowed to copy or distribute her lessons without her written permission.

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


Translated by Zial on September 5, 2015