Thanks to Dennis for his cooperation in translating this tutorial

 

 

With thanks to the creators of the tubes and Mask

The creators of the grid and roses is unknown to me

 

Filters / Unlimited 2.0 / Photo Aging Kit / Paper Textures / can be found here

Materials can be found here http://www.marinettedesings.be/tutorials%2014/zippie.gif

Import Photo Aging Kit / Paper Textures into Filters Unlimited 2.0

Open your materials in PSP and minimize

 

We'll start

 

1/ In your Materials Palette set your Foreground color to #b2c6fe and Background color to #dbd3c6 and create a Linear Gradient with these settingshttp://www.marinettedesings.be/a_sunny_day_at_the_beach_bestanden/image001.gifhttp://www.marinettedesings.be/a_sunny_day_at_the_beach_bestanden/image002.gif

2/ Open a transparent Image of 800 x 550 pixels and Flood Fill with the Gradient

Effects / Plugins / Filters Unlimited 2.0 / Photo Aging Kit / Dirt (default)

 

3/ Layers / Duplicate

Layers / New Mask Layer from Image (with these settings)

Layers / Merge / Merge Group

Effects / Edge Effects / Enhance

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow / Vertical & Horizontal 1 / Opacity 100 / Blur 2 color black

 

 

4/ Activate the Bottom Layer in the Layers Palette

Effects / Texture Effects / Texture / Canvas Fine (with these settings)

 

 

5/ Activate the Top Layer in your Layers Palette

Activate and Copy / Zee_MP_2013

Edit / Paste as a New Layer on your Image

Image / Resize / 110% / Resize all Layers not checked

Move up slightly

 

6/ Activate and Copy / sun_MP_2013

Edit / Paste as a New Layer on your Image

Image / Mirror and place to the left (see my example)

Layers / Properties / Blend Mode / Hard Light / Opacity 60

 7/ Activate and Copy / Lady1_AC_31.10.2012

Edit / Paste as a New Layer on your Image

Image / Resize / 70% / Resize all Layers unchecked and place bottom and right near the edge (see my example)

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow / Vertical  0 / Horizontal 30 / Opacity 30 / Blur 10 and color black

 

8/ Activate and Copy / raster (the “grid”)

Edit / Paste as a New Layer on your Image and place Left at the Bottom Edge

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow / Vertical & Horizontal 5 / Opacity 50 / Blur 10 and color black

 

9/ Activate and Copy / pink roses (the 2 on the left)

Edit / Paste as a New Layer on your Image / Place in the middle at the top of the grid

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow / Vertical & Horizontal 3 / Opacity 50 / Blur 5 and color black

Activate and Copy / pink roses / (the 2 on the right)

Edit / Paste as a New Layer on your Image / and place in the middle of the grid at the bottom

Add the same Drop Shadow

 

10/Activate and Copy / Wordart_A SUNNY day at the beach_Marinettedesigns_2013

 

 

 Edit / Paste as a New Layer on your Image and place right

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow (same settings as before)

11/ Layers / Merge / Merge all Layers Flattened

 

12/ Edit - copy (iis now stored in the memory)

 

13/ In your Materials Palette change your Foreground color to #f74d9b http://www.marinettedesings.be/a_sunny_day_at_the_beach_bestanden/image006.gif

 

14/ Image / Add Borders / 2 pixels Foreground color #f74d9b / symmetric checkedhttp://www.marinettedesings.be/a_sunny_day_at_the_beach_bestanden/image006.gif

 

15/ Image / Add Borders / 50 pixels / color white / symmetric checked

Select this Border with the Magic Wand

Edit / Paste into Selection (memory)

Adjust / Blur / Gaussian Blur / Radius 20

Effects / Plugins / Filters Unlimited 2.0 / Textures / Canvas Fine (default)

 

16/ Effects / 3D Effects / Inner Bevel / #3 (with these settings)

Selections / Select None

17/ Activate and Copy / A sunny day at the beach_ster_Marinettedesigns_2013

Edit / Paste as a New Layer on your Image

Place at the Top Left Edge

 

18/ Layers / Duplicate

Image / Free Rotate / 90 Degrees / Left or Right / does not matter and place it left next to the other row of stars (see my example)

 

19/ Layers / Merge / Merge Down

Effects / Texture Effects / Texture / Antique Mosaic (with these settings)

Effects / Plugins / FM Tile Tools / Blend Emboss / Intensity on 500 / the rest default

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow / Vertical & Horizontal 3 / Opacity 50 / Blur 5 color black

 

20/ Layers / Duplicate

Image / Mirror

Image / Flip

 

21/ Add your name and or watermark

 

22/ Layers / Merge / Merge all Layers

 

File / Export / JPEG optimization

 

This lesson was written by MarinetteDesigns on 22 May 2013

 

 

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