Thanks to the creators of the tube, mask and scrapkit

The scrapkit - Green Dream from Maria can be downloaded here

Other supplies can be found  here

Filters – FM Tile Tools – Graphics Plus - Cybia Screenworks can be found here

 

Place the mask in your PSP folder file masks

Open the scrapkit - Green Dream Maria in PSP and minimize

Open the tube and font in PSP and minimize

 

Let's start

1/ Open a transparent image of 640 x 480 pixels

Selections - select all

 

2/ Activate the scrapkit and copy – paper 7

Activate your blank image and paste paper7 in the selection

Selections - select none

 

3/ Layers - mask load/save - mask-load from disk - and find the mask - itamasque027 - with these settings - luminance of source checked - fit to layer checked - all mask hide checked

layers - merge - merge group

Effects – plug in filters – FM Tile Tools – Blend Emboss – using default settings and do this 2 times

 4/ Activate the scrapkit and copy - frame4

 

 5/ Activate your image and paste as a new layer

Image - resize - 50% - Do not check resize all layers

 

6/ Activate your magic wand and use these settings - Mode: add - tolerance: 0 - and feather: 0 and select the inside of the frame

Activate the bottom layer in your layer palette and press the delete key on your keyboard

Selections - modify - expand - 2 pixels

Layers - new raster layer 

Activate the scrapkit and copy – paper8

Activate your image and paste paper8 in the selection

Selections - select none

 

7/ Activate the top layer in your layer palette

Activate and copy the tube - images_femmes_1247995467_femmes – paste as a new layer on your image

Image - resize - 75% - Do not check resize all layers

Place it beautiful in the frame

 

Arrange the layer one layer down in your layer palette (under the frame layer)

 

8/ Close the eye of the bottom layer

Layers - merge - merge visible

Open the eye of the bottom layer and with this layer, we continue

Activate your selection tool using these settings

Selection type: rectangle - mode: add - feather: 0 and anti alias: checked

Draw a rectangle on the right side of your image, approximately 160 pixels wide and 280 long

Effects – plug in filters– Cybia – Screenworks – Canvas Mesh – Mode at 0

Effects– 3D effects – drop shadow – vertical and horizontal 2, opacity 45, blur 10 and color black

Repeat this drop shadow but now with vertical and horizontal -2

Selections - select none

 

9/ Activate the top layer in your layer palette

Effects – 3D effects – drop shadow – and repeat the drop shadow as in step 8

 

10/ Activate the scrapkit and copy – rope

Activate your image and paste as a new layer

Image - resize - 75% - Do not check resize all layers and move to the right

Effects – 3D effects – drop shadow – vertical and horizontal 2, opacity 45, blur 10 and color black

 

11/ Activate the scrapkit and copy  – flower 3

Activate your image and paste as a new layer

Image - resize - 50% - Do not check resize all layers  and place the flower on the rope

Duplicate this layer in your layer palette

Close the eye of the top layer

Activate the second layer of the flower in your layers palette and slide slightly to the right and down

Put the opacity of this layer to 30 and arrange this layer under the layer of the rope

Reopen the eye of the top layer this one is now active

Effects– 3D effects – drop shadow – vertical and horizontal –2, opacity 70, blur 10 and color black

 

12/ Activate the scrapkit and copy – butterfly2

Activate your image and paste as a new layer

Image - resize - 25% - Do not check resize all layers and move to the right - see my example

Image - rotate - 20 degrees - right direction

Effects – plug in filters – FM Tile Tools – Blend Emboss – using default settings

Effects – 3D effects – drop shadow – vertical and horizontal 2, opacity 60, blur 10 and color black

 

Duplicate this layer in your layer palette

Image - resize - 80% - Do not check resize all layers and move a bit more to the right

Image - rotate - 30 degrees – left direction

 

13/ Activate the scrapkit and copy – flower 2

Activate your image and paste as a new layer

Image - resize - 80% - Do not check resize all layers and place on the frame on the top left

Effects – 3D effects– drop shadow – same settings as before

 

14/ Put in your materials palette your foreground color to #c6d075 and background color to #326833 and make a gradient with these settings

 

15/ Activate the bottom layer in your layers palette

Layers - new raster layer and flood fill with the gradient

Effects – plug in filters - Graphics Plus – Cross Shadow – using default settings

Effects – texture effects – weave – with these settings

 

 Arrange this layer one layer down in your layers palette

 

16/ Layers - merge - merge all and add your watermark 

 

17/ Put in your materials palette your foreground to gold pattern

Image - add borders - 2 pixels - color white - symmetrical checked

Select this border with your magic wand and flood fill with the gold pattern

Selections - select none

Image - add borders - 20 pixels - color  #326833 symmetrical checked

Select this border with your magic wand

Effects – plug in filters – Graphics Plus – Cross shadow – with the same settings as in step 15

Selections - select none

 

18/ Put in your materials palette your background color to #f7f7e0 and foreground is still on gold pattern

Activate your text tool with font blossom - text size +- 80 made as vector

Type Butterfly and place on the bow of the frame

layers - convert to raster layer

Effects – 3D effects – inner bevel – with these settings

Effects – 3D effects– drop shadow – vertical 15, horizontal 10, opacity 70, blur 7 and color black

 

 19/ Layers - merge - merge all

If you like... you can reduce your image to 500 pixels longest side 

File - export - jpeg optimization

 

This lesson is done

Have fun creating it

 

Written on january 19, 2010

 

This is a self-written and designed lesson from MarinetteDesigns

Any similarity to other lessons is purely coincidental

This lesson is tested by Natodi , thanks Natodi

 

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