Fall

This lesson was written by Jille on September 16, 2014 in the Dutch version of PSP X7.
The lesson can be made in all versions.
I followed my own inspiration, every resemblance to an existing lesson is based on coincidence

Material -download here
Masks TD Studio
tube mr_autumn street style.pspimage
sp~pumpkinwapples.pspimage


Plugins
L&K landsite of wonders

preparation
open al material in the PSP program

Foreground color = #cf6744
background color = #84390f
Material foreground: linear Foreground/background gradient with these settings

Tutorial

  1. File - New - choose the gradient
  2. Effects - Plugins - L&K landsiteofwonders - Palmyre custom settings
  3. Layers - New raster layer
  4. Flood fill tool - fill with the gradient
  5. Layers - New mask layer - from image
  6. Layers - Merge - merge visible
  7. Layers - new raster layer
  8. Flood fill tool - fill the layer with the gradient
  9. Adjust - One step photo fix
  10. Layers - New mask layer - from image
  11. Layers - merge - merge group
  12. Layers - Duplicate
  13. Image - Mirror
  14. Image - Flip
  15. With the automatic selection tool (new in PSP X7)
    Create a rectangular selection around the large semicircle at the top
  16. The selection adapts nicely to the semi-circle
  17. Layer pallet - Promote selection to layer
  18. Effects - Texture effects - Blinds with this setting (background color)
  19. Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow
  20. And repeat with plus 10 and plus 30
  21. Selections - deselect
  22. Layers - Duplicate
  23. Image - Mirror
  24. Image - Flip
  25. Layers - Merge - Merge Down
  26. Open landscape.jpg
  27. Edit - Copy
  28. On your own work - Edit - paste as new layer
  29. Layers: - Layer opacity = 60
  30. Layers - Arrange - Move down
  31. Layer palette - Make top layer active again
  32. Open Wordart_Jille_Autumn2014.pspimage - Make the layer "Small text-small text active
  33. Edit - copy
  34. On your own work - Edit - Paste as new layer
  35. Move tool - Slide up into the large semi circle
  36. Open the image sheet(2).pspimage (blaadje2)
  37. Edit - Copy and close
  38. On your own work: edit - paste as new layer
  39. Move tool: place next to the text
  40. Open the tube mr_autumn street style.pspimag
  41. Edit - Copy and close
  42. On your own work: edit - paste as new layer
  43. Image - Resize
  44. Selection tool, make a rectangular selection around the watermark and remove it (delete on your keyboard)
  45. Move tool: place on the left side
  46. Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow
  47. Choice option - create your own text or choose a text from WordArt_Jille_Autumn2014.pspimage (copy and paste on the right half of your work)
    If you want to create the text yourself in PSP 17 then proceed as follows: Choose a large and wide font - (pay attention to the direction, from top to bottom)

    Write in a place you like AUTUMN
    Click on this icon:

    The text stays on a separate image - if you want you can save it (doesn't have to)
    Go back to your own work - Layer palette - the layer Text Cutter is active
    Selections - deselect
    Text tool: Select (K)
    Drag your text to the desired place
    Effects - 3D effects 3/3/70/1 Black - nothing checked
  48. Materials : Foreground color #efab3c
  49. Image - Add borders - symmetric checked 1 pixel background color
  50. Image - Add borders - symmetric checked 3 pixels foreground color
  51. Image - Add borders - symmetric checked 1 pixel background color
  52. Image - Add borders - symmetric checked 30 pixels foreground color
  53. Image - Add borders - symmetric checked 3 pixels background color
  54. Image - Add borders - symmetric checked 3 pixels foreground color
  55. Image - Add borders - symmetric checked 3 pixels background color
    ***
  56. Magic wand tool - select the wide border of 30 pixels
  57. Effects - Texture effects - stores - same setting, but now with width 2
  58. Selections - Deselect
  59. Open sp~pumpkinwapples.tub
  60. Edit - copy and close
  61. On your own work - Edit - paste as new layer
  62. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop shadow
  63. Layer pallet - Opacity 85
  64. Layers - Merge - Merge all (flatten)
  65. Reduce if desired, place your watermark and save the image in jpeg format
    with kind regards
    Jille
    September 11, 2014