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Friday, September 24, 2010

New Tutorial ~ Pink Power


This tutorial is written for those with a working knowledge of PSP.
Supplies Needed:
 Corel PSP X2 or any version thereof.
Two tubes of choice by same artist.  I am using the amazing artwork of Zindy S. D. Nielsen. You can obtain a license to use her work HERE 
 PTU kit called Pink Ink by Artmama found HERE Thank you, Artmama! Love this kit! ♥
Template EI#18 by Pooker found HERE  Thank you, Pooker! ♥
Plugins: Jeux de lignes ~ entrelacement
Eye Candy 4000 ~ gradient glow
FM Tile Tools ~ blend emboss
Font:  Sick Capital Vice found HERE
 

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 1.  Open the template. Shift & D to duplicate. Close original.
 Resize canvas 700 x 600 px.
Delete CR info.
Select rectangle 1, float ~ defloat.
Open paper 01. C/P as a new layer ~ invert ~ delete. Select none.
Apply FM Tile Tools ~ blend emboss ~ default setting.
D/S 4/4/69/4 blur, color black
Use this D/S setting throughout except on artist tube layers.

2.  Select rectangle 2, float ~ defloat.
Open paper 9, C/P as a new layer ~ invert ~ delelte. Select none.
Apply FM Tile Tools ~ blend emboss ~ default setting.

3.  Select rectangle 3, float ~ defloat.
Open paper 11, C/P as a new layer ~ invert ~ delete. Select none.
Apply FM Tile Tools ~ blend emboss ~ default setting.

4.  Select rectangle 4 ~ float ~ defloat
Open paper 15, C/P as a new layer ~ invert ~ delete. Select none.
Apply FM Tile Tools ~ blend emboss ~ default setting.

5. Select strip 1 layer, adjust ~ add noise ~ random, noise 43, monochrome checked ~ apply.
Do same for strip 2 layer.

6.  Select rectangle 5 layer, using plugin jeux de lignes ~ entrelacement ~ 0, 0, 0, 2, 1, 255, 255, 0.

7. Select circle layer ~ adjust brightness/contrast -255/0 change color to black.
Add noise same setting as above.

8.  Select dark circle layer ~ float ~ defloat
open paper 01 ~ C/P as a new layer ~ invert ~ delete ~ select none.

9.  Select white circle layer ~ float ~ defloat
Open paper 15, C/P as a new layer ~ invert ~ delete. Do not deselect.
Open face tube of choice ~ resize if needed. C/P as a new layer.  Arrange. Delete ~ select none.
Duplicate this tube layer ~ adjust ~ blur ~ gaussian blur 1 ~ change blend mode to soft light.
On original tube layer change blend mode to Luminance (l).

10.  Select swirly shape layer ~ affects ~ add noise same setting as above.

11. Now to personalize your tag, add elements of choice.
embellishment 06 ~ 100%.
embellishment 15 ~ 50%, embellishment 43 ~ 45%. Duplicate 'n resize 70%. repeat.
embellishment 49 ~ 85%, embellishment 50 ~ 85% change  Hue 244 Saturation 127.
D/S all elements added except artist tubes.

12. Open main tube of choice. C/P Duplicate ~ adjust blur ~ gaussian blur 1. Apply.
Change blend mode to soft light.
D/S original tube with 0/4/40/9 blur color black.

13.  Add your copyright & watermark.

To add name as above, open font. Set foreground to black, stroke width 1.0
Resize paper 15 to 600 px. Minimize.
For background fill, choose pattern ~ find paper 15 ~ angle 0, scale 100.
Type name. Convert to raster layer.
Select all ~ float ~ defloat ~ modify selection ~ contract 1
Effects ~ Texture Effects ~ Texture ~ find wet fall leaves texture ~ sz 100 %, 0,1,0,0 color white, angle 315, intensity 50, elevation 30. Apply.
Sharpen once. Deselect.
Apply eyecandy 4000 ~ gradient glow. Glow width 3, soft corners 0, overall capacity 100%.
color white. D/S with favorite setting.
 
Merge all visible save as a PNG

1 comment:

LadyMishka said...

Gentle and romantic! Nice work. Special. Thanks for the tutorial!