you color my world

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

Thanks to the creators of the tubes, leave the creator’s names and watermarks intact

 

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Materials can be found here

Filters / Unlimited 2.0 / Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 Impact and Textures / FM Tile Tools / MuRa's Seamless you can find here

 

 

We will begin

Color Palette used in the lesson

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1/ Open a New Transparent Image of 900 x 550 pixels

2/ Activate / DI_vrouw27

Edit / Copy / Edited / Paste as a new layer on your Image (it’s now in memory)

Effects / Image Effects / Offset (with these settings)

3/ Layers / Duplicate

Image / Mirror

Edit / Paste as a new layer (the tube from the vrouw27 in memory)

Image / Flip

Layers / Merge / Merge All

 

4/ Image / Blur / Radial Blur (with these settings)

Effects / Edge Effects / Enhance

 

5/ Effects / Reflection Effects / Rotating Mirror (with these settings)

6/ Effects / Plugins / FM Tile Tools / Blend Emboss (with these settings)

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7/ Effects / Texture Effects / Weave (with these settings)

8/ Layers / New Raster Layer

Effects / Plugins / Mura's Seamless / Stripe of Cylinder (with these settings)

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Layers / Duplicate

Image / Mirror

Layers / Merge / Merge Down

In your Layers Palette change the Blend Mode to Exclusion and the Opacity to 70

 

9/ Activate / WatercolorWebDiamara

Edit / Copy / Edit / Paste as a new layer on your Image

Image / Resize 60% / Resize all layers unchecked and place to the left

Set the Opacity of this Layer in your Layers Palette to 60

 

10/ Activate / DI_vrouw27

Edit / Copy – Edit / Paste as a new layer on your Image / move to the right / not quite to the Edge

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow / Vertical 0 / Horizontal 20 / Opacity 40 / Blur 10 and color black

 

11/ Activate / 12930422364_divers_nikita

Edit / Paste as a new layer on your Image and move to the right (see my example)

Adjust / Hue and Saturation / Colorize (with these settings)

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

 

12/ Duplicate this layer in your Layers Palette

Image / Mirror 

Image / Free Rotate / 45 degrees left and place it next to the arm of the woman (see my example)

Adjust / Hue and Saturation / Colorize (with these settings)

13/ Activate / wordart_youcolorrmyworld_Marinettedesigns.be

Edit / Copy / Edit / Paste as a new layer on your Image and place bottom left (see my example)

 

14/ Layers / Merge / Merge All

Edit / Copy (now it’s in memory)

 

15/ Image / Add Borders / 2 pixels / color black / Symmetric checked 

Repeat these instructions for Adding Borders 3x but use the three colors of the word “YOU” / use the Eyedropper to select colors (see my example)

Then finish with a 2 pixel border with the color black

 

16/ Image / Add Borders / 50 pixels / color white / Symmetric checked

Select this Border with your Magic Wand

Layers / New Raster Layer

Edit / Paste into Selection (the Image in memory)

Adjust / Blur / Gaussian Blur / 15 degrees

Effects / Art Media Effects / Brush Strokes (with these settings)

Adjust / Sharpness / Sharpen

Selections / Select None

 

17/ Effects / Plugins / Unlimited 2.0 / Alf's Border FX /Mirror Command – (default settings)

18/ Select the top white Border and fill with the color #d8247c wpk48kbf

Effects / Plugins / Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact / Glass (with these settings)

Effects / Plugins / Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Textures / Texture Noise (with these settings)

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow / Vertical and Horizontal 5 / Opacity 40 / Blur 10 and color black

Selections / Select None

 

19/ Repeat Step 18 / lower white Border / change the color to #0d6d44 wpvazh5t

 

20/ Activate your Magic Wand and select the white border on the left and fill with the color #e9ce08 wpb3r1ku

Effects / Plugins / Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact / Glass (same settings as before)

Effects / Plugins / Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Textures / Texture Noise / settings are good except / Texture Rotation you change to 0

Add the same Drop Shadow as last used

Selections / Select None

 

21/ Repeat step 20 / right side white border changing the color to #3b289b wpsh0bgx

 

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

 

23/ Layers / Merge / Merge All

 

File / Export / JPEG optimization

 

This lesson is finished

This lesson is written and created by Marinettedesigns on 27 July 2014

 

 

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