Your Eyes

Written by Jille in the Dutch version from PSP XIII
August 7th 2010
Any resemblance with an existing lesson is a coincidence

Made by Janneke who tested this lesson

Material

Tube LexHa_DariaStrooksMisted_Augustus 2010.pspimage Download
open the tube in the program and minimize
Font - Impact - Download
Filters
<IC Net Software> Filters Unlimited 2 (Kang 1 en 4) -
Mura Meister's Copies - extract into your Plugin map
Plugin page

Material
Foreground color #b6ad9f - Background color #2f2822

Change material Foreground into this Foreground-background gradient


The lesson

  1. File - New - New Image - Background color - transparent checked (800 - 600)
  2. Flood fill tool - Flood fill with the gradient
  3. Adjust - Blur - Radial blur
  4. Layers - Duplicate
  5. Effects - Plugins - <IC Net Software> Filters Unlimited 2 Kang 1
  6. Layer palette - Blend Mode = Overlay
  7. Effects - Edge effects- Enhance

    Make bottom layer active
  8. Selection tool - custom selection
  9. Layer palette - Promote selection to layer
  10. Layer palette - Arrange - bring to top
  11. Effects - Plugins - <IC Net Software> Filters Unlimited 2 Kang 1
  12. Layer palette - Blend Mode Hard Light
    Result

  13. Layers - New Raster layer
  14. Selections - Modify - Select selection borders
  15. Material palette - Change gradient into solid color
  16. Flood fill tool - fill selection with this color
  17. Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds ( background color)
  18. Effects - 3D Effects - Inner bevel - same settings
  19. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow
  20. Selections -deselect all
  21. Layer palette - Shut the two bottom layers
    Layers - Merge - Merge visible
    re-open the layers
  22. Activate the tube LexHa_DariaStrooksMisted_Augustus 2010.pspimage
  23. Edit - Copy - Minimize
  24. On your working area - Edit - Paste as new layer
  25. Image resize - 80% -Smart size - Resize all layers not checked
  26. Edit - Repeat resize
  27. Selection tool - Custom selection - same settings
  28. Selections - Modify - contract with 5
  29. Move tool - drag into selection
  30. Selections - Invert
  31. Push Delete key on your keyboard
  32. Selections - Deselect all
  33. Close two bottom layers again and -
    Layers - merge - merge visible
    Re open the closed layers
  34. Layer palette - Duplicate
  35. Effects - Plugins - Mura's Meister - Copies (BG Color = background color)
  36. Image resize - same settings (80%)
  37. Move Tool - move see example
  38. Layer palette - Blend Mode = Overlay
  39. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow

  40. Layer palette - activate bottom layer
    Selection tool - Custom selection
  41. Layer palette - Promote selection to layer
  42. Layer palette - arrange - Move up
  43. Effects - Plugins - <IC Net Software> Filters Unlimited 2 - Kang 4
  44. Layer palette - Blend Mode Overlay
  45. Activate the tube LexHa_DariaStrooksMisted_Augustus 2010.pspimage
  46. Image resize - 80% -Smart size - Resize all layers not checked
  47. Edit - Copy - Close without saving
  48. On your working area - Edit - Paste as new layer
  49. Move tool - place on a nice spot in the selected area
  50. Layer palette - Blend Mode Hard Light
  51. Layers - New Raster layer
  52. Selections - Modify - Select selection borders - same settings
  53. Flood fill tool - fill with foreground color
  54. Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds - same settings
  55. Effects - 3D Effects - Inner bevel - same settings
  56. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow
  57. Selections - deselect all

  58. Activate text tool

    and write Just your eyes - click Apply
  59. Layer palette - convert to raster layer
  60. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow (foreground color)

  61. Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 4 pixels background color
  62. Layers - Duplicate
  63. Image resize - 90% -Smart size - Resize all layers not checked
  64. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow

    and repeat vertical 0 and horizontal -5
  65. Activate bottom layer
    Adjust - Blur - Radial blur -with these settings
  66. Layers - Duplicate
  67. Layer palette - Blend Mode screen
  68. Activate bottom layer
    Adjust - Blur - Gaussian blur- radius 40
  69. Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 4 pixels background color
  70. Add Watermark
  71. File - Save As- Give_a_name.jpg

    So this was it, I hope you enjoyed this lesson
    Hugs
    Jille