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Made in PSPX7

March 13th, 2016

     
 
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Plugins:

Simple, Zoom Out and Flip - Here

AP 01 [Innovations], Blur - Fuzzy - Here

XE Xtras, Elemental - Here

Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact, Glass - Here

AAA Frames, Foto Frame - Here

 

 

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 Preparations 
 
Place the selections 'cas_Freja_Sel1', 'cas_Freja_Sel2, 'cas_Freja_Sel3', 'cas_Freja_Sel4' and 'cas_Freja_Sel5' in the Selections folder to your PSP program.

Double-click on the Preset 'cas_Freja_Glass' and it is automatically imported into Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Glass.

Activate the font enclosed in the material folder. If you have a font program, you can place the font in your folder with fonts, and it will be shown in your font program.

If you do not have a font program, you can get a freeware program here

 

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Materials

 

 

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Thank you all for letting me use your beautiful

materials in my tutorials

 

Tube from Annelies

Mask from Ildiko Designs

 

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       If you use other colors, you can change Blend Mode and Opacity for a better result.

 

 
 

1.   Set the foregroundcolor to #27354b and backgroundcolor to #e8e8e8

 

       Change the foregroundcolor to Gradient:

 

      

 

       Open a New Transparent Image 900 x 500 pixels.

 

       Flood Fill the layer with the gradient.

 

 

2.   Effects - Plugins - Simple - Zoom Out and Flip.

 

       Layers - Duplicate.

 

       Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection from Disk.

 

       Find 'cas_Freja_Sel1':

 

      

 

       Edit - Clear, or hit the Delete key on your keyboard.

 

       Selections - Select None.

 

 

3.   Layers - Duplicate.

 

       Effects - Plugins - AP 01 [Innovations] - Blur - Fuzzy:

 

      

 

 

4.   Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling:

 

      

 

 

5.   Layers - Arrange - Move Down.

 

       Activate the top layer Copy of Raster 1.

 

       Effects - Plugins - XE Xtras - Elemental:

 

      

 

 

6.   Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling:

 

     

 

 

7.   Seamless Tiling once more, but change Vertical offset to 70:

 

      

 

 

8.   Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection from Disk like before, but find 'cas_Freja_Sel2'.

 

       Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur 36.

 

       Selections - Select None.

 

 

9.   Effects - Image Effects - Offset:

 

      

 

 

10. Layers - Duplicate.

 

       Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal (in previous PSP versions 'Image - Mirror').

 

       Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical (in previous PSP versions 'Image - Flip').

 

 

11. Effects - Image Effects - Offset:

 

      

 

       Layers - Merge - Merge Down.

 

       Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen More.

 

       In the Layerpalette, set Blend Mode to Difference.

 

 

12. Layers - New Raster Layer, Raster 2.

 

       Change the foregroundcolor to #ffffff (white).

 

       Flood Fill the layer with the foregroundcolor.

 

 

13. Open the Mask 'Ildiko_Desings_Created@Mask_&_ildiko_kjk (9)' and minimize it.

 

       Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image.

 

       Find 'Ildiko_Desings_Created@Mask_&_ildiko_kjk (9)':

 

      

 

       Layers - Merge - Merge Group.

 

       In the Layerpalette, set Blend Mode to Hard Light.

 

       Layers - Merge - Merge Visible.

 

 

14. Layers - New Raster Layer, Raster 1.

 

       Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection from Disk like before, but find 'cas_Freja_Sel3'.

 

       Flood Fill the selection with the backgroundcolor #e8e8e8

 

       Selections - Select None.

 

       In the Layerpalettee, set Blend Mode to Hard Light and Opacity to 75.

 

 

15. Open the Pattern 'text19' and minimize it.

 

       Change the foregroundcolor to Pattern and find 'text19'.

 

       Set Scale to 120:

 

      

 

       OBS - you can find more Patterns in the folder 'Extras' in the enclosed material folder.

 

 

16. Layers - New Raster Layer, Raster 2.

       Activate Selection Tool - Custom Selection :

 

      

 

       Flood Fill the selection with the foregroundcolor 'Pattern'.

 

       Selections - Select None.

 

 

17. Layers - Duplicate.

 

       Image - Resize 82%, uncheck All Layers.

 

       Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal (in previous PSP versions 'Image - Mirror').

 

       Effects - Image Effects - Offset:

 

      

 

       Layers - Merge - Merge Down.

 

       In the Layerpalette, set Blend Mode to Burn.

 

 

18. Activate the bottom layer, Merged.

 

       Edit - Copy.

 

       Activate the top layer, Raster 2.

 

 

19. Layers - New Raster Layer, Raster 3.

 

       Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection from Disk like before, but find 'cas_Freja_Sel4'.

 

       Edit - Paste into Selection.

 

 

20. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

 

      

       Color #1e1213

 

       In the Layerpalette, set Blend Mode to Multiply and Opacity to 83.

 

 

21. Activate the top layer, Raster 3.

 

       Adjust - Add/Remove Noise - Add Noise:

 

      

 

 

22. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow.

 

       Remove the checkmark in 'Shadow on new layer':

 

      

       Color #000000 (black)

 

 

23. Selections - Modify - Contract 10 pixels.

 

       Edit - Clear, or hit the Delete key on your keyboard.

      

       Flood Fill with the backgroundcolor #e8e8e8

 

       Selections - Modify - Contract 1 pixel.

 

       Edit - Clear, or hit the Delete key on your keyboard.

 

       Selections - Select None.

 

 

       Your image should look like this now:

 

      

 

 

24. Layers - New Raster Layer, Raster 4.

 

       Change the foreground Pattern - Angle og Scale:

 

       

 

       Change the backgroundcolor to #ffffff (white)

 

 

25. Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection from Disk like before, but find 'cas_Freja_Sel5'.

 

       Flood Fill with the backgroundcolor (white).

 

       Selections - Modify - Contract 1 pixel.

 

       Edit - Clear, or hit the Delete key on your keyboard.

 

 

26. Layers - New Raster Layer, Raster 5.

 

       Flood Fill the selection with the foreground Pattern.

 

       Selections - Select None.

 

 

27. Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Glass.

 

       Under Settings - User Settings, choose cas_Freja_Glass:

 

      

 

       In the Layerpalette, set Blend Mode to Burn.

 

 

28. Open the tube 'Alies 1-2VR031-woman-17062014'.

 

       Edit - Copy, close it down.

 

       On your image, Edit - Paste as New Layer, Raster 6.

 

       Image - Resize 68%, uncheck All Layers.

 

 

29. Layers - Duplicate.

 

       Close the eye on Raster 6, stay on the top layer 'Copy of Raster 6':

 

      

 

       Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal (in previous PSP versions 'Image - Mirror').

 

       Activate Pick Tool and place it to the right like this:

 

      

 

       In the Layerpalette, set Blend Mode to Luminance (Legacy) and Opacity to 30.

 

       Layers - Arrange - Move Down.

 

 

30. Open the eye on Raster 6 again and activate the layer.

 

       Activate Pick Tool and place the tube in the bottom like this:

 

      

 

 

31. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

 

      

       Color #000000 (black)

 

 

32. Swap the fore- and backgroundcolors, so the backgroundcolor is now the Pattern.

 

       Change Angle on Pattern back to 0 and Scale 120:

 

      

 

       Activate Text Tool and find the font '5AM Melfina':

 

      

 

       Write 'freja'.

 

       In the Layerpalette, right-click on the layer 'Vector 1' and choose 'Convert to Raster Layer', Raster 7.

 

 

33. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

 

      

       Color #000000 (black)

 

34. Activate Pick Tool and place the text like this:

 

      

 

       In the Layerpalette, set Blend Mode to Overlay.

 

       If you use another Pattern, you might want to use another Blend Mode. In my other version I have used Multiply.

 

 

35. Open the Image 'cas_Freja_Text'.

 

       Edit - Copy, close it down.

 

       On your image, Edit - Paste as New Layer, Raster 8.

 

       Activate Pick Tool and place it down in the right corner like this:

 

      

 

       In the Layerpalette, set Blend Mode to Overlay and Opacity to 72.

 

 

36. Activate the bottom layer 'Merged'.

 

       Edit - Copy.

 

       Layers - Merge - Merge Visible.

 

       Image - Resize 90%, checkmark in All Layers.

 

 

37. Image - Add Borders:

 

      

       Color #000000 (black)

 

       Image - Add Borders, Symmetric, 20 pixels, color #ffffff, white.

 

       Image - Add Borders, Symmetric, 1 pixel, color #000000, black.

 

 

38. Layers - Promote Background Layer.

 

       Image - Canvas Size:

 

      

 

 

39. Layers - New Raster Layer, Raster 2.

 

       Selections - Select All.

 

       Edit - Paste into Selection (the copy from section 36 is saved in your computers memory).

 

       Selections - Select None.

 

       Layers - Arrange - Move Down.

 

 

40. Adjust - Blur - Motion Blur:

 

      

 

 

41. Effects - Plugins - AAA Frames - Foto Frame:

 

      

 

       Layers - Merge - Merge All (Flatten).

 

 

42. Resize your image, if you want it smaller.

 
       Sign the image or place your watermark on it and save as JPG.
 

 

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Thank you Angela for testing and translating my tutorial into Dutch

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Thank you Misstyca for translating my tutorial into Hungarian

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