Tut 28

 

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This tutorial was made in PSP X5, but can also be made in the other versions.

 

For this lesson you need the following plugins:

Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Extrude, Motion Trail and Perspective Shadow

Filter Factory Gallery U - Shear Tiles

(You can also find this effect in Greg's Factory Output)

Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

Nik Software Color Efex Pro 3.0

Penta.com - Jeans

Toadies - Weaver

VM Toolbox - MirrororriM

XE Xtras - Elemental

You can download them

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 6 tubes - 1 color label - 4 selections - 1 image with Alpha selections - 2 masks - 1 picture.

 

The tubes come from subgroups.

 

Step 1

Open the tubes, the masks and the color label in PSP - minimize them for now.

Set your foreground color to #655f9b (or at your choice).

Set your background color to #fdbcc2 (or at your choice).

Open image 'CALQUE ALPHA TUTORIEL 28' - with will be your working image.

Flood fill your image with your background color.

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your foreground color.

Layers - New mask layer - From image - find mask '64_masque_animabelle' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance.

Step 2

Layers - New raster layer.

Click on your Selection tool - Rectangle:

Custom selection - with these settings:

Copy picture '700935__wallpaper-nature-landscapes-landscape-images_p'.

Paste into the selection.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow - with these settings:

Repeat with Vert and Hor to -1 (minus 1).

 Step 3

Activate your top layer.

The selection is still active.

Layers - Merge - Merge down - repeat 1x.

Selections - Modify - Select selection borders - with these settings:

Flood fill the border with your background color.

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

Selections - Select none.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 0 - Opacity 60 - Blur 20 - color black.

Effects - Image effects - Seamless tiling - with these settings:

Layers - Duplicate.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Step 4

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Extrude - with these settings:

Use your background color by Color and Highlight Color.

Layers - Duplicate.

Activate the lower one.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Motion Trail - with these settings:

Effects - Plugins - Nik Software - Color Efex Pro 3 Complete -

Cross Processing - Methode to Bo5 - with these settings:

Set the Opacity of this layer to 70.

Step 5

You are still on the second layer from the top.

Selections - Select all.

Selections - Float - Selections - De-float.

Press Delete.

DON'T DESELECT!

Effects - Plugins - VM Toolbox - MirrororriM - with these settings:

Selections - Select none.

Activate your bottom layer.

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

Effects - Plugins - Filter Factory Gallery U - Shear Tiles - default settings - see image below:

Repeat this plugin 1x.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance.

Activate your mask layer (second layer from the bottom).

Repeat Shear Tiles with the same settings.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Layers - Duplicate.

Step 6

Layers - Arrange - Bring to top.

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling - with these settings:

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your foreground color.

Layers - New mask layer - From image -

find mask 'Narah_mask_0592'- with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance.

Activate your Selection tool - Rectangle.

Draw a selection as you can see below:

Press Delete.

Selections - Select none.

Layers - Duplicate - Image - Flip.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Step 7

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 0 - Opacity 60 - Blur 60 - color black.

Activate the lower layer (second from above):

Click on your Selection tool - Rectangle.

Custom selection - with these settings:

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

Custom selection - with these settings:

Effects - 3D effects - Inner bevel - same settings as before.

Activate your top layer.

Custom selection - with these settings:

Press Delete.

Selections - Select none.

Step 8

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your background color.

Selections - Select all.

Selections - Modify - Contract - 3 pixels.

Press Delete.

Selections - Invert.

Effects - Plugins - Penta.com - Jeans - default settings - see image below:

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance.

Copy tube 'YN6OgBm11e362DLnjPb7XJkgLbw'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Layers - Duplicate.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Effects - Image effects - Offset - with these settings:

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Perspective Shadow - with these settings:

Step 9

If you like, you can colorize the deco.

Layers - Duplicate.

Effects - Image effects - Seamless tiling - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Selections - Select all.

Image - Add borders - 20 pixels - foreground color.

Selections - Invert.

Effects - Plugins - XE Xtras - Elemental - Metals - with these settings:

Click on 'Metals' - click on Customize.

You now got this screen - with these settings:

Make a gradient with your colors.

Step 10

Effects - Geometric effects - Spherize - with these settings:

Effects - Sharpness - Sharpen.

Selections - Invert.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 0 - Opacity 30 - Blur 30 - color black.

Image - Add borders - 3 pixels - foreground color.

Selections - Invert.

Effects - Plugins - Penta.com - Jeans - default settings.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance.

Selections - Select all.

Image - Add borders - foreground color - with these settings:

Selections - Invert.

Effects - Plugins - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - default settings.

Step 11

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your foreground color.

Layers - New mask layer - From image -

find mask 'Narah_mask_0592'- with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance.

Selections - Select none.

Step 12

Click on your Selection tool - Rectangle.

Custom Selection - with these settings:

Press Delete.

Selections - Edit selection (it becomes red now) - see image below:

You layers look like this:

Image - Flip (in older versions it may be Image - Mirror).

Selections - Edit selection (the red is gone).

Press Delete.

Selections - Select none.

Layers - Duplicate.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Effects - Image effects - Seamless tiling - default settings.

Layers - Duplicate.

Effects - Image effects - Offset - with these settings:

Layers - Duplicate - Image - Flip (in older versions Mirror).

Effects - Image effects - Offset - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge down - repeat 1x.

Step 13

Activate your bottom layer.

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your foreground color.

Layers - New mask layer - From image - find mask '64_masque_animabelle' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Soft light.

Step 14

Activate your top layer.

Copy tube '0_70460_ac41f368_L'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Mirror.

Place her on the right side.

If necessary resize the tube.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert -10 (minus 10) - hor 10 - Opacity 50 - Blur 35 - color black.

Step 15

Open tube '7lROnnhiksPe50uOHUjgU1u9Bh0@500x377'.

Select one of the bird cages.

Copy it and Paste as a new layer on your working image.

If necessary resize the tube.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and hor 10 - Opacity 50 - Blur 15 - color black.

Step 16

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your watermark.

Image - Add borders - 3 pixels - foreground color.

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Effects - Plugins - Penta.com - Jeans - default settings.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance.

Image - Resize - Width 900 pixels.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance.

Step 17

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

 

I hope you enjoyed making this tutorial :-)

 

This lesson was written by Sweety on April 23, 2014.

This lesson is and remains the property of Sweety.

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

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

 

Translated by Zial on May 15, 2014

 

 

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