Lesson 6

Mieke, heel erg bedankt voor je toestemming om je tutorials 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 plugins:

< I.C.NET Software > - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Edges Square.

ScreenWorks - Dot Screen (in zip)

Import Dot Screen to Filters Unlimited 2.0.

On my site as a normal plugin for in your Plugin folder.

You can download the plugins


you can download the materials.

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

Place the mask in your Mask folder.

Import the plugin into Filters Unlimited 2.0


The tubes are by Git - JWC - MC and MiekeB.

The mask is by Corry.

The other tubes are unknow to me.

Thank you so much for your beautiful tubes and mask.


Step 1

Open the tubes in PSP - minimize them for now.

Set your foreground color to #f3ead7.

Set your background color to #a18b73.

Open a white image of 600 x 450 pixels.

Flood fill this image with your foreground color.

Step 2

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your background color.

Layers - Load/save mask - Load mask from disk - load mask 'corry3kleuren mask' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Effects - Plugins - ScreenWorks - Dot Screen.

Effects - Plugins - < I.C.NET Software > - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Edges, Square - Square Edges 03.

Step 3

Copy tube 'mc1139'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place her on the left side aginst the small white part - see main image.

Click on Brush Smughe - choose Soften - see image below:

With these settings:

Soften the sharp edge on the left side with this tool.

Step 4

Copy tube '01_09_2006_diverse_02_git'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place them right below - see main image.

Adjust - Hue and saturation - Colorize - 20 - 99.

Activate your mask layer.

Click on Brush Soften - Size 50 - Hardness 50.

Soften the edges, shining through the vases.

Activate also the tube layer to soften the edge on the left vase.

Step 5

Activate your top layer.

Copy tube 'jcw_yellowrose_freesias'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place them on the top vase.

Layers - Duplicate.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Layers - Arrange - Move down.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 80.

Step 6

Copy tube 'mb-1'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it on the left side - see main image.

Step 7

Activate your bottom layer.

Selections - Select all.

Selections - Modify - Contract - 10 pixels.

Selections - Invert.

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

If you want the small line like me:

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 1 - Opacity 75 - Blur 1 - background color.

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen.

Selections - Select none.

Step 8

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all.

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 28, 2015