Weihnachts Skarp

Daty, vielen dank für deine Erlaubnis, deine Tutorial übersetzen zu dürfen.

This tutorial was written in PSP 9, but can also be made in the other versions.

 

Click on the Flowerpin and take it with you, so you can see where you are :-)

Here you can download the materials.

There is in: Mask, Texture, Picture and Tubes.

A big thank you to Becky for the accesory MD2000.

Here you can download the plugin Filter Unlimited (Demo), 

the plugin FM Tile Tools you can download it here

Place everything in its folder, when you're ready, you can start :-)

 

Set your foreground color to #79884d - your background color to #415220.

1. Open the image "1903".

Layers - Load/save mask - Load mask from disk - find mask "Conte" - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

2. New raster layer.

Layers - Arrange - Send to bottom.

Flood fill with your background color.

3. Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds - with these settings:

4. New raster layer - flood fill with gold pattern "ABgold2".

5. Effects - Plugins - Filter Unlimited 2.0 - Edges, Square - Square Edge 10.

Activate your Deform tool - pull them a bit apart, so that the sides and the top hits.

Place it with your Move tool down, until you only see a small edge, like the image below:

6. Effects - 3D-Effects - Drop shadow - with these settings:

7. Layers - Duplicate.

Image - Mirror.

Duplicate this layer - pull them a bit in the middle.

8. Image - Rotate - Free rotate - with these settings:

Move this layer all the way to the left, so there is also a little piece outsite.

9. Give the same Drop shadow as before.

Duplcate this layer.

Image - Mirror.

10. Close the 2 bottom layers - make one of the other layers active - merge visible.

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

12. Make all layers visible.

Merge all (Flatten).

13. Layers - New raster layer.

Image - Canvas size - with these settings:

(If you use a different image, then fill up the width so much that it's 45 below at Left)

14. Activate the bottom layer (the merge one).

Click with your Magic wand in the empty part.

Activate your top layer - flood fill with the golden pattern.

15. Give the same Drop shadow as before, but set vert and hor to 2.

16. Effectes - 3D-Effects - Inner bevel - with these settings:

17. Select non - Merge all (Flatten).

18. Set this image beside, you need it later again.

19. Open a new transparent image of 600 x 450 pixels.

20. Flood fill with your background color #415220.

21. Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds - with these settings:

22. Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill with your background color.

23. Set your foreground color to #79884d and to Texture - find texture Lk6: Angle 0 - Scale 80 - see image below:

24. Selections - Select all.

Selections - Modify - Contract - 10.

25. Effects - Plugins - Filter Unlimited 2.0 - Edges, Square - Square Edge 10.

26. Selections - Invert - click on the delete button.

27. Select none.

Give the same Drop shadow as before.

28. Activate the image you made in the beginning.

29. Copy - Past as a new layer on your main image.

30. Resize with 65%.

31. Copy the tube "Schleife".

Past as a new layer on your main image.

32. Adjust - Hue and saturation - Colorize - with these settings:

33. Resize with 40%.

34. Image - Rotate - Free rotate - same settings as before.

35. Give the same Drop shadow as before.

Place the bow on top of the little image.

36. Duplicate - place it at the bottom.

Duplicate again - place it in the middle.

37. Close the 2 bottom layers - merge the other layers visible.

38. Give the same Drop shadow, but now repeat with vert and hor to -2 (minus 2).

39. Image - Rotate - Free rotate - with these settings:

Place it on the left site - see image above this lesson.

40. Copy the tube "Band".

Past as a new layer on your main image.

41. Place it to the top center, leaving a little space on the sides.

42. Duplicate - Image - Flip.

43. Copy the tube "KersttakMD2000".

Past as a new layer on your main image.

44. Resize with 60% - Place it in the right upper corner.

45. Give the same Drop shadow as before.

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

47. Copy the tube "HolidayVixen_BeckyTube".

Past as a new layer on your main image.

48. Place it on the right site - five the same Drop shadow as before, but blur to 15.

49. Set the opacity of this layer to 70.

50. Layers - New raster layer.

51. Flood fill with your gold pattern.

52. Effects  Plugins - Filter Umlimited - Edges, Square - Square Edge 10.

53. Pull them aside a little apart und push them towards the top, so that only the points are visible.

54. Give the same Drop shadow as before, but blur back to 5.

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

56. Duplicate - Image - Mirror.

57. Again Duplicate - Image - Rotate - Free rotate - same settings as the last time.

58. Place it to the left, so that only the points are visible.

59. Image - Mirror.

60. Copy the tube "Stern".

Past as a new layer on your main image - whereever you like it - see image above the lesson.

61. Add your watermark or name and your creation is finished :-)

 

I hope you had fun making this tutorial :-)

You can also use this image as a Christmas card - see example below:

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© by Daty 

Translated by Zial on November 29, 2010