this lesson is written in psp 9.01 by Ann

Materials

 

Tubes, font and mask

Filters

Screenworks

Filter Unlimited 2.0

 

Procedure

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Install the  filters, open your tubes and minimise your font

 

Open a new image 600x350 px transparant 16 mill. colours

 

Foreground colour = #867f7f (dark), Background colour =  #c0b7c0

Set foreground to gradient, radial, corner 0, repeat 10, invert unchecked

 

 

Flood fill your layer with this colour

Adjust blur gaussian blur 20

 

Layer new layer flood fill with the solid dark colour

 

Layers load mask from disk and choose the mask "Nic-CactusFlower1".(transparant invert checked)

Layers - merge - merge group  

In your layer palette, opacity of this layer 50%

 

Select your tube (milla) resize first to 352 px high - bicubic

 

Edit-copy edit-paste as a new layer on your working area

Move to the right with the move tool

In your layer palette, opacity of this layer 40%

 

Layer palette new layer repeat floodfill with solid dark colour

 

Effects- filter Screenworks - Hollow Dot

In your layer palette, opacity of this layer 20%

 

Selection tool rounded rectangle feather on 20

Select a rectange around the eyes

Delete

 

Selection tool : rectangle this time, same settings

select

repeat delete

 

Select your tube(milla)

repeat Edit-copy edit-paste as a new layer on your working area

 

Image mirror

 

Make the arms touched (see example)

Effects - 3D effects - dropshadow horz/vert - opacity 60 - blur 50

 

Select the small tube

 

Edit-copy edit-paste as a new layer on your working area

Move to the bottom, see example, it may be placed still a little lower

 

Repeat dropshadow

 

In your layerpalette, opacity of this layer 70%

 

Effects - filter Unlimited 2.0 - buttons and frames - Rectangular Button Frame size on 3

keep the other settings

New rasterlayer for the text

 

Choose your, font choose the size, stroke width  1, forefround black, background, dark colour

 

Write your text repeat dropshadow, move to a suitable place

 

I changed the blend mode from this layer to hard light.feel free to choose what fits best.

 

Finished

 

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Written by Ann - English version translated by Jille

Voorbeeld/Example Jille 25-08-2020

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