Purple Guardian

 

Daty, ich habe keine Worte des Dankes, dass meine Dankbarkeit für deine großzügige Angebot übereinstimmen, das du mir al deine Tutorials und Stationery's gegeben hast, vielen lieben Dank.

Daty, there are no words that can express my gratitude for your generous offer that you gave me all your stationery and tutorials, with lots of love, Zial.

This tutorial was made in PSP X2, but can also be made in the other versions.

 

Here you can download the materials.

It contains: 6 tubes.

Bibiche, Daniela`Playtime, Silvie and Querida, thank you so much for your beautiful tubes.

 

Here you can download the plugins Filters Unlimited 2.0, Andromeda and Xero.

Set everything in it's folder and open the tubes in PSP,

make copies and close the originals.

If you have placed everything in it's folder, you can start :-)

 

Step 1

Set your foreground color to #93567d.

Set your background color to #e5d1df.

Or choose your own colors.

Open a transparent image of 650 x 500 pixels.

Set your foreground to gradient "Foreground-background" - with these settings:

Flood fill your image with this gradient.

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Tile & Mirror - Mirror (vertical) - click Apply.

Step 2

Layers - Duplicate - Image - Mirror.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 50.

Layers - Merge - Merge visible.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance more.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance.

Step 3

Layers - Duplicate.

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

Effects - Reflection effects - Feedback - with these settings:

Layers - Duplicate.

Effects - Plugins - Andromeda - Designs - with these settings:

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 13.

Close the bottom layer - Merge the other 2 layers visible.

Layers - Duplicate.

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Tile & Mirror - Radial Mirror - default settings - see image below:

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 55.

Step 4

Copy tube "Rahmen".

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Name this layer "Rahmen".

(If you use different tubes, you can change the color at: Adjust - Hue and saturation - Colorize.)

Step 5

Copy tube "Daniela`Playtime_lila".

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 93% - All layers not checked.

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

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 50.

Step 6

Copy tube "BIBICHEDEC0199".

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 70% - All layers not checked.

Place it as you like or see main image.

Layers - Arrange - Move down.

Step 7

Activate your top layer.

Activate your Magic wand - Mode to Replacement - Match mode to RGB-value.

Click outside the circle.

Activate the layer below the circle layer - press delete.

Selections - Select none.

Activate your top layer.

Step 8

Copy tube "Dat-Spiral".

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it on the right side (if the height doesn't fit, use your Distortion tool to pul some out).

Layers - Duplicate - Image - Mirror.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 60.

Step 9

Copy tube "Sinedot_16.6.2007".

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 50.

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

Move this layer a little down - see image below:

Layers - Duplicate - Image - Flip.

Step 10

Copy tube "Woman26Juni_byQuerida26.06.1".

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

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

Place her as you like or see main image.

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 5 - Opacity 50 - Blur 5 - color black.

Effects - Plugins - Xero - Clarity - 128 - or with these settings:

Step 11

Layers - New raster layer.

Selections - Select all.

Flood fill the selection with your background color.

Selections - Modify - Contract - 1 pixel.

Set your foreground to gradient below:

Flood fill your image with this gradient.

Selections - Modify - Contract - 1 pixel.

Flood fill with your background color.

Selections - Modify - Contract - 1 pixel.

Press delete.

Selections - Select none.

Move the layer "Rahmen" on the third layer from the top.

Step 12

Add your name and/or watermark.

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

I hope you enjoyed making this tutorial :-)

 

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Translated by Zial on July 3, 2011

© by Daty ~ Juli 2011