Lesson 77

Mieke, heel erg bedankt voor je toestemming om je lessen te mogen vertalen.

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

 

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Some knowledge of PSP is recommended.

 

For this tutorial you need the following plugins:

AAA Frames - Foto Frame

DSB Flux - Linear Transmission

FM Tile Tools - Blend Emboss

You can download the plugins

Place or install the plugins into your Plugin folder.

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 9 tubes - 1 mask - 1 gold pattern.

Place the mask in your Mask folder.

Place the pattern in your Pattern folder.

 

The tubes are by LCT, LuzCristina, Nimue Design and 1Patries.

Thank you so much for your beautiful tubes and mask.

 

The other tubes are unknown to me.

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

 

Step 1

Open the tubes in PSP - minimize them for now.

Set your foreground color to #d18604.

Set your background color to #d8c560.

Set your foreground to gradient 'Sunburst' - with these settings:

Set your background to gold pattern 'goldbeads' - Angle 0 - Scale 100.

Open a transparent image of 700 x 450 pixels.

Flood fill your image with your background color.

Step 2

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your gradient.

Layers - Load/save mask - Load mask from disk - load mask 'hairface5dworisch' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Effects - Plugins - FM Tile Tools - Blend Emboss - default settings - repeat 1x.

Effects - Plugins - DSB Flux - Linear Transmission - with these settings:

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 0 - Opacity 20 - Blur 0 - color black.

Adjust - Sharpness - Unsharp mask: 1 - 65 - 4.

Step 3

Copy tube '1519-luzcristina'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 80% - All layers not checked.

Place the flower on the left side - see main image.

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

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 33.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 4

Copy tube 'Brillant_Blossoms_LCT_Dec_08'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it on the left side.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Hard light.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 43.

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

Step 5

Copy tube 'lijstje-1' or 'lijstjes-2' - at your choice.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Step 6

Copy tube 'kl.bloempje'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Layers - Duplicate - Image - Flip.

Place it on the bottom frame.

Activate your Eraser.

Erase everything that's over the holes.

Layers - Merge - Merge down - repeat 1x.

Step 7

Copy tube 'gouden-rand'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it over the frames so it looks like it's laced through the frames - see main image.

Step 8

Close the 2 bottom layers.

Activate one of the other layers.

Layers - Merge - Merge visible.

Open the closed layers.

Activate the top layer.

Move this layer to the left - see main image.

Step 9

Copy tube '509NLF221108'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Move it a little to the right and up - see main image.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Hard light.

Step 10

Copy tube '1Patries_Spring Chorus-1-01-2008'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 80% - All layers not checked.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Hard light.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 63.

Place the flowers so, that it seems if the flowers are on the previous branch.

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

Step 11

Copy tube 'WS1-Girl_BeMine260309'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 80% - All layers not checked - repeat 1x with 90%.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 3 - Opacity 50 - Blur 20 - color black.

Place her against the right edge.

Activate your Eraser - Size 25 - Hardness 100.

Activate the branch layers.

Remove the branches in the face and body of the tube.

Give the branches the same Drop shadow as before.

You still can move the tubes until you like it.

Step 12

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 3 pixels - color white.

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Flood fill the selection with your gold pattern.

Selections - Select none.

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 30 pixels - color white.

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Flood fill the selection with your gradient.

Effects - Plugins - AAA Frames - Foto Frame - with these settings:

Selections - Select none.

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 3 pixels - color white.

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Flood fill the selection with your gold pattern.

Selections - Select none.

Step 13

Layers - New raster layer.

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 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 November 15, 2016

 

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