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Made in PSPX2

     
 
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Plugins:

penta.com, Jeans - Here

MuRa's Meister, Pole Transform and Copies - Here

 

 

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 Preparations 
 
Place the selections 'cas_Difference_Sel1', 'cas_Difference_Sel2', 'cas_Difference_Sel3' and 'cas_Difference_Sel4' in the Selections folder to your PSP program.

 

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Materials here

 

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Tube from

Alies:  A-and-K-tubes-unlimited

 

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1.   Set the foregroundcolor to #f6f1ee and the backgroundcolor to #8f5232

 

       Change the foregroundcolor to Gradient, Foreground-Background:

 

      

 

       Open a New Transparent Image 900 x 500 pixels.

 

       Flood Fill with the gradient.

 

 

2.   Image - Rotate Left.

 

       Layers - New Raster layer, Raster 2.

 

       Flood Fill with the gradient again.

 

       Image - Rotate Right.

 

       In the Layerpalette, set Blend Mode to Overlay.

 

       Layers - Merge - Merge Down.

      

3.   Activate Selection Tool and Custom Selection :

 

      

 

       Selections - Promote Selection to Layer.

 

       Selections - Select None.

 

 

4.   Effect - Plugins - penta.com - Jeans with the standard settings:

 

      

 

 

5.   Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling:

 

      

 

       Once more:

 

      

 

 

6.   Activate the bottom layer, Raster 1.

 

       Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling:

 

      

 

       Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance.

 

       Layers - Duplicate.

 

 

7.   Activate the top layer, Promoted Selection.

 

       In the Layerpaletten, set Blend Mode to Multiply.

 

       Layers - Merge - Merge Down.

 

 

8.   Effects - Distortion Effects - Wave:

 

      

 

       Layers - Arrange - Move Down.

 

 

9.   Activate the top layer, Raster 1.

 

       In the Layerpalette, set Blend Mode to Multiply.

 

       Your image should look like this now:

 

      

 

 

10. Open Mask 'cas_Mask4_100115' and minimize it.

 

       Change the foregroundcolor to #ffffff (white).

 

       Layers - New Raster layer, Raster 2.

 

       Flood Fill the layer with the foregroundcolor (white).

 

 

11. Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image, find 'cas_Mask4_100115':

 

      

 

       Activate the layer 'Mask - Raster 2', Layers - Duplicate:

 

      

 

       Layers - Merge - Merge Group.

 

 

12. Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Pole Transform with the standard settings:

 

      

 

 

13.  Effects - Image Effects - Offset:

 

      

 

 

14. Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection from Disk and find 'cas_Difference_Sel1':

 

      

 

       Edit - Clear, or hit the Delete key on your keyboard.

 

       Selections - Select None.

 

 

15. Effects - Distortion Effects - Wave like before:

 

      

 

       In the Layerpalette, set Blend Mode to Overlay and Opacity to 73.

 

 

16. Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection like before, but find 'cas_Difference_Sel2'.

 

       Activate the bottom layer, Copy of Raster 1.

 

       Selections - Promote Selection to Layer.

 

 

17. Effects - Texture Effects - Sandstone:

 

      

       Color #a23c17

 

       Selections - Select None.

 

       Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen More.

 

       Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top.

 

      

18. Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection like before, but find 'cas_Difference_Sel3'.

 

       Change the backgroundcolor to #000000 (black).

 

       Flood Fill the selection with the backgroundcolor.

 

       Selections - Select None.

 

 

19. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

 

      

       Color #f6f1ee

 

       Drop Shadow once more with #000000 (black):

 

      

 

 

20. Activate the layer Group - Raster 2.

 

       Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection like before, but find 'cas_Difference_Sel4'.

 

       Layers - New Raster Layer, Raster 2.

 

       Flood Fill the selection with the backgroundcolor (black).

 

       Selections - Select None.

 

 

21. Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Copies:

 

      

 

 

22. Open the Image 'cas_Difference_Deco1'.

 

       Edit - Copy, close it down.

 

       Edit - Paste as New Layer, Raster 3.

 

 

23. Open the Image 'cas_Difference_Deco2'.

 

       Edit - Copy, close it down.

 

       Edit - Paste as New Layer, Raster 4.

 

 

24. Activate the top layer, Promoted Selection.

 

       Open the Image 'cas_Difference_Deco3'.

 

       Edit - Copy, close it down.

 

       Edit - Paste as New Layer, Raster 5.

 

 

25. Effects - Image Effects - Offset:

 

      

 

 

26. Open the tube 'Alies 1-2VR193-woman-28122014'.

 

       Edit - Copy, close it down.

 

       Edit - Paste as New Raster, Raster 6.

 

       Image - Resize 67%, uncheck All Layers.

 

       Activate Pick Tool and move it to the bottom like this:

 

      

 

 

27. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

 

      

       Color #000000 (black)

 

 

28. Open the Image 'cas_Difference_Text'.

 

       Edit - Copy, close it down.

 

       Edit - Paste as New Layer.

 

       Activate Pick Tool and place it like this:

 

      

 

 

29. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:

 

      

       Color #000000 (black)

 

 

30. Image - Add Borders:

 

      

       Color #000000 (black)

 

       Edit - Copy.

       Image - Add Borders, Symmetric, 30 pixel, color #f6f1ee

 

 

31. Effects - 3D Effects - Buttonize:

 

      

       Color #000000 (black)

 

 

32. Layers - New Raster Layer, Raster 1.

 

       Activate Selection Tool and Custom Selection :

 

      

 

       Flood Fill the selection with the backgroundcolor (black).

 

       Selections - Select None.

 

 

33. Edit - Paste as New Layer.

 

       Your copy from section 30 is saved in the memory and should now be the top layer.

 

       Effects - Image Effects - Offset:

 

      

 

       Layers - Merge - Merge All (Flatten).

 

 

34. Sign you image.

 

       Resize if you want a smaller image and save it.

 

 

 

 

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If you liked my tutorial, I would be pleased, if you tell me. I also would love to see your creation, if you have used other tubes and colors.

 

If you attach your image, I will reserve the right to put it on my website with your name, unless you tell me not to.
 

 

 

You can contact me here
 
 
 

January 17, 2015

 
 
 
Version with another tube and colors

Tube from Alies:  A-and-K-tubes-unlimited

 

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Thank you Cher for testing my tutorial

Chers version

 

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Thank you Sylvie for testing my tutorial and for translating it into French

Sylvies version

 

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Thank you Angela for translating my tutorial into Dutch

Angelas version

 

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Thank you Estela for translating my tutorial into Portuguese

Estelas version

 

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Thank you Misstyca for translating my tutorial into Hungarian

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