Lesson 90

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This tutorial was made in PSP X3, but can also be made in the other versions.

Some knowledge of PSP is recommended.

 

For this tutorial you need the following plugins:

AAA Frames - Foto Frame

FM Tile Tools - Blend Emboss

Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow

You can download the plugins

Place or install the plugins into your Plugin folder.

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 1 tube.

 

The tube is by Lori Rhae.

Thank you so much for your beautiful tube.

 

Step 1

Open the tube in PSP - minimize it for now.

Set your foreground color to #fdf9f1.

Set your background color to #5d5f23.

Set your foreground to gradient 'Linear' - Angle 180 - Repeats 0 - Invert not checked.

Open a transparent image of 800 x 600 pixels.

Flood fill your image with your gradient.

Step 2

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your background color.

Layers - Load/save mask - Load mask from disk - load mask 'maskerMB69' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance more.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 23.

Step 3

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your background color.

Click on the second layer (the mask layer)

Layers - Duplicate.

Layers - Arrange - Bring to top.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Effects - Geometric effects - Circle - Transparent checked.

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

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 3 - Opacity 53 - Blur 25 - color black.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Luminance (L).

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

Step 4

Layers - Duplicate.

Image - Resize - 75% - All layers not checked.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Dodge.

Layers - Duplicate.

Image - Resize - 75% - All layers not checked.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Screen.

Step 5

Copy tube 'Natures Treasure_LR'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Move it down - see main image.

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

Step 6

Image - Add borders - 60 pixels - background color.

Effects - Plugins - AAA Frames - Foto Frames - default settings.

Selections - Select all.

Selections - Modify - Contract - 42 pixels.

Selections - Invert.

Effects - Plugins - AAA Frames - Foto Frames - default settings.

Effects - Texture effects - Blinds - color black - with these settings:

Effects - Plugins - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - with these settings:

Selections - Select none.

Image - Add borders - 1 pixels - foreground color.

Step 7

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 December 2, 2016

 

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