Emotions

Written by Jille on Juin 19th 2014 in the Dutch version from PSP X5
I followed my own inspiration. All similarities with existing lessons are a coincidence
Gabry (woman tube), Yoka (man tube) en Leny (scenery stube).

Thank you so much for all the work you spent on these marvelous tubes

second example with tubes from Jet (praying man and wordart) - Yokalicious (lady)


Filters:
L en K landsiteofwonders - L&K's Katharina
Mehdi Sorting Tiles
Simple - Blitz and center tile
Tramages - Holidays in Egypt
Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Backlight

Tubes, mask and alpha.pspimage: open in your PSP program
Preset Backlight: tic twice for an automatic installation
Material: download here

Preparation:
Material palette: foreground color = #e4d3bf and background color = #654b32
Foreground material: make a foreground/background gradient - with these settings

The lesson
  1. Open alpha.pspimage
    Window - Duplicate. Close the original and proceed with the copy
  2. Flood fill tool: fill with the dark background color
  3. Layers -New raster layer: fill with the gradient
  4. Layer palette: opacity 38
  5. Layers - Merge - Merge down
  6. Effects - Plugins L enK landsiteofwonders - L&K's Katharina
  7. Effects - Edge effects - Enhance
  8. Image - Rotate right
  9. Effects - Plugins L enK landsiteofwonders - L&K's Katharina
    ATTENTION/ Size = 27
  10. Adjust - Sharpness - sharpen more
  11. Image -rotate left
  12. Result:
  13. Layers -New raster layer
  14. Flood fill tool : fill the layer with the gradient
  15. Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Sorting Tiles
  16. Repeat this filter with Plus checked
  17. Layer palette - blend mode Overlay
    Result
  18. Layer palette - make background layer active
  19. Selections - Load/save selection -load selection from alpha channel
  20. Layer palette - Promote selection to layer
  21. Selections -deselect all
  22. Layers - arrange - bring to front
  23. Layers duplicate
  24. Image - Resize 80%
  25. Effects - Image effects - Offset
  26. Effects - Plugins - Simple - Blintz
  27. Layer palette - blend mode Overlay
  28. Effects - Plugins - Tramages - Holidays in Egypt
  29. Layer palette: opacity 30
  30. Layer palette - make the original layer (beneath) visible
  31. Effects - Plugins - Simple - Center Tile
  32. Layer palette - blend mode = Hard light
    Result
  33. Layer palette: Make top layer active
    Open the scenery tube leny-mistedl159.psp
  34. Edit - Copy
  35. On your own work - Edit - paste as new layer
  36. Effects - Image effects - Offset
    horizontal Offset = 0 and vertical Offset = minus 58
  37. Layer palette - blend mode = Overlay
  38. Layers - Duplicate - blend mode normal again
    Close Raster 3 = the original tube layer, that's easier to work
  39. Selections - Load/save selection - load selection from alpha channel
    tic on the little arrow and choose selection 2
  40. Move tool - move copy from raster 3 under the selection and search for a nice spot
  41. Selections - invert and delete on your keyboard
  42. Selections - Deselect all
  43. Layer palette - blend mode normal and opacity 30
  44. Material palette - Make raster 3 visible again
    Result
  45. Effects - Plugins Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Backlight tab settings - choose my preset Jille_BL_B&V.f1s
  46. Layers -New raster layer
    Material palette - Material foreground - change the gradient into the solid color
  47. Flood fill tool: fill layer with foreground color
  48. Layers - New mask layer - from Image
  49. Layer palette - Merge - Merge group
  50. Layer palette : Blend mode = Overlay
  51. Effects - Image effects - Offset
  52. Open the tube - gabry-woman 790.pspimage - Edit - Copy and close
  53. On your working area - Edit - paste as new layer
  54. Move tool - move to top right
    Result
  55. Open the tube tekst.pspimage and make top layer (Vector 1) active
    Edit - Copy
  56. On your working area - Edit - paste as new layer
  57. Image effects - Offset: Horizontal minus 322 en vertical 150
  58. Selections - Load/save selection - load selection from alpha channel and choose selection 3
  59. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop shadow (background color)
  60. Selections - Deselect all
  61. Open the tube Yoka-Bodies-male010407.pspimage
    Edit - Copy
  62. On your working area Edit - paste as new layer
  63. Image - Resize 60% other settings unchanged
  64. Move tool : see print screen
  65. Layers - duplicate
  66. Layer palette - Blend mode = screen
  67. Layers - repeat duplicate- Layer palette: blend mode normal
  68. Image - negative image
  69. Image: rotate right
  70. Effects - Image Effects - Wind
  71. Image: rotate left
  72. Layers - Arrange - Move down
  73. Edit: Repeat arrange layer (from the three man tubes, this is now the lowest)
  74. Layer palette - activate the original man tube (the one in the middle)
    Effects - 3D Effects - Drop shadow

    Result
  75. Open Wordart.pspimage - Edit - Copy and close
  76. On your own work - Edit - paste as new layer
  77. Move tool - move to top left
  78. Layers - Merge -- merge all layers (flatten) (only necessary in lower versions )
  79. Image: add borders - symm. checked 1 pixel background color
  80. Image: add borders - symm. checked 1 pixel #cab952
  81. Image: add borders - symm. checked 1 pixel background color
  82. Image: add borders - symm. checked 45 pixels #cab952
  83. Image: add borders - symm. checked 1 pixel background color
  84. Select the border
  85. Image - Blur - Radial blur
  86. Effects - 3D Effects - Cutout
  87. Selections - deselect all
  88. Put your watermark and save as a jpg file
    I hope you enjoyed this lesson
    Hugs Jille
    19-06--2014