Thanks to Dennis for his cooperation in translating and testing this tutorial

 

 

 

Materials you will find here http://www.marinettedesings.be/tutorials%2014/zippie.gif

You can find Filters here http://www.marinettedesings.be/tutorials%2014/zippie.gif

 

 

Thanks to the creators of the Tube and Mask

 

Leave names and watermarks intact by their creators

 



 

We're going to start



 

Open the Mask/1250181584_nikita_masques / in PSP and minimize

 

Open your Tube/1228324212_divers (carnival mask) in PSP and minimize

 

Open the Font in PSP and minimize



 

1/ In your Materials Palette set your Foreground color to #ffc7d1 

 

 

2/ Open a Transparent Image of 800 x 500 pixels

 

Activate / 1228324212_divers (carnival mask)

 

Edit / Copy / Paste as New Layer on your Image



 

3/ Effects / Image Effects / Offset (with these settings)

 

Layers / Duplicate

 

Image / Mirror



 

4/ Edit / Paste as New Layer (the carnival mask  is still in memory)

 

Image / Flip



 

5/ Layers / Merge / Merge All (flattened)

 

Layers / Promote Background Layer



 

6/ Adjust / Blur / Gaussian Blur / Radius 20

 

Duplicate this Image by pressing the Shift and d key on your keyboard

 

Place the Duplicated Image on the side we will continue with the original

 

 

7/ Effects / Plugins / Mehdi / Fur (with these settings)

 




 

8/ Effects / Plugins / Mehdi / Weaver (with these settings)

 

Effects / Edge Effects / Enhance



 

9/ Layers / Duplicate

 

Effects / Plugins / Simple / Pizza Slice Mirror



 

10/ Layers / Duplicate

 

Image / Mirror

 

Set the Opacity of this Layer in your Layers Palette on 50

 

Layers / Merge / Merge Down



 

11/ Image / Free Rotate (with these settings)

 

12/ Effects / Image Effects / Offset (with these settings)

 

13/ Layers / Duplicate

 

Image / Mirror



 

14/ Layers / Merge / Merge Down

 

Effects / Plugins / Filters Unlimited 2.0 / & < > Bkg Designer sf 10 II / Dis Refractor 1

 

Adjust / Sharpness / Sharpen



 

15/ Activate the bottom Layer in your Layers Palette

 

Layers / Arrange / Bring to Top

 

Image / Blur / Gaussian Blur (settings are still good)



 

16/ Layers / New Mask Layer / from Image / 1250181584_nikita_masque (with these settings)

 

 

Layers / Merge / Merge Group

 

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow / Vertical and Horizontal 1 / Opacity 100 / Blur 0 and color to black

 

Effects / Plugins / Graphics Plus / Cross Shadow (with these settings)

 

Effects / Image Effects / Offset (with these settings)




 

17/ Activate / 1228324212_divers (carnival mask)

 

Edit / Copy / Paste as New Layer on your Image

 

Image / Resize 60% / Resize all Layers not checked and place on the left side of the rectangle

 

Adjust / Sharpness / Sharpen



 

18/ Image / Add Borders / symmetric checked / 5 pixels / Foreground color



 

19/ Image / Add Borders / symmetric checked / 35 pixels / color white

 

Select this Border with your Magic Wand



 

20/ Activate the Background you set aside at the beginning of the lesson

 

Edit / Copy / Paste into Selection

 

Effects / Plugins / Filters Unlimited 2.0/& < > VasaelyBkg Designer sf 10 II / NEO Mosaics / Tiling 20


Effects / Edge effects / Enhance

 

21/ Selections / Invert

 

Layers / Layer Promote Background Layer

 

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow / Vertical and Horizontal 5 / Opacity 30 / Blur10 and color black

 

Repeat this Drop Shadow but with Vertical and Horizontal -5

 

Selections / Select None



 

22/ In your Materials Palette change your Foreground and Background color to white

 

Activate Text Tool / Font / Carnival MF Open (with these settings)

Type the word / Mardi Gras

 

* Layers / Convert to Raster Layer

 

* Effects / Texture Effects / Emboss

 

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

 

Place bottom left



 

23/ Now type the letters Mardi Gras each letter on a separate layer and place them randomly in the small squares (see my example)

 

Repeat the operations as stated in paragraph 22



 

24/ Layers / New Raster Layer and add your name and or watermark



 

25/ Layers / Merge / Merge All (flatten)



 

File / export jpeg optimization



 

You have completed this lesson

 

I hope you enjoyed doing my lesson



 

This lesson is written and created by MarinetteDesigns on January 31, 2013



 

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