[ Lorna - PSP X7 tutorial - written by @nn - 2015 ]


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::: Update: 15 November, 2018 11:29 :::

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This tutorial is written by Ann January 25, 2015 with a Dutch version of PSP X7.

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Any similarity to other tutorials is a coincidence

Translated into Engels by ASDwebdesigns, into German by Marion and  into French by Lorna.

With special thanks to the people behind the scenes.
TD-studio uses tubes by Kitty & Annelies regularly with their permission. You can find them here:
http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/A-and-K-Tubes-Unlimited/

https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/Quality_Tubes_Revival/info (older Tubes)


::: Degree of difficulty: Level 1 - Steps: 114 ::: 



  • Materials: 6 folders in a zip file

      • Folder 1: 1_Pspimages_Lorna: Open all files in PSP
        Folder 2: 2_Images_Lorna: Open all files in PSP
      • Folder 3: 3_Mask_Lorna: Open in PSP
      • Folder 4: 4_Brushes_Lorna: Copy all files to this folder:
        -->> C:\Users\anneke\Documents\Corel PaintShop Pro\17.0\Brushes
      • Folder 5: 5_Selecties_Lorna: Copy all Selection files to this folder:
        -->> C:\Users\anneke\Documents\Corel PaintShop Pro\17.0\Selections
      • Folder 6: 6_Preset_EC5: Double Click on the Eye Candy Presets, they will be imported automatically in EC

        DOWNLOAD MATERIALS HERE

  • 7 Plug-ins:
      • EC 5 Impact - here
      • AAA Frames - here
      • MuRa's Meister - copies - here
      • MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling - here
      • Mehdi - here (4shared)
      • VanDerLee - Unplugged X - here
      • Flaming Pear - Flood - here (4shared)

        Install the Plug-ins.

  • Preperation:
    Set your Foregroundcolor to #957c8e and your Backgroundcolor to #e1e1e3.
    Your Material Pallete looks like this now:
    1

    NOTE: It you use your own images or tubes, make them the same size. !!!

    Note: This tutorial is made with X7, but can also be made in other PSP Versions, if not please let Ann know. In previous versions some Blend Mode effects can be different 
    In PSP 14.15 & 16 there is no option for Image - Mirror & Image -  Flip. There is a new option but this does not give the same result except when the tube/image covers the whole image from side to side. Please install the script > Download here
    Click Here


    From X7 is the original Mirror and Flip option available again.

    The Tutorial

  1. We are starting with a Background Image:
    Open: @nn_260115_bg_Lorna_tdstudio.jpg in PSP
  2. Window - Duplicate (or shift+D) - Close the original and proceed on the copy
  3. Layers - New Raster Layer
  4. Flood Fill Tool: Fill with the Backgroundcolor  (Right Mouse Click)
  5. Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image:
  6. Layers - Merge - Merge Group
  7. Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling with these settings:
    3
  8. Effects  3D Effects - Drop Shadow - Color: #000000: 12/0/25/10, No Options checked
  9. Layers - Duplicate
  10. Image - Flip
  11. Layers - Merge - Merge Down
    You work looks like this now:
    4
  12. Layers - Duplicate
  13. Effects - Geometric Effects - Cylinder Horizontal - Strength: 30%
  14. Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Layer Opacity of this Layer to: 50%
  15. Layers - New Raster Layer
  16. Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk:
    @nn_260115_Selectie_001_Lorna_tdstudio.PspSelection
  17. Flood Fill Tool: Fill with the Foregroundcolor voorgrondkleur
    5
  18. Selections - Select None
  19. Effects  3D Effects - Drop Shadow - Color: #000000 : 12/12/25/10
  20. Layers - Duplicate
  21. Image - Resize - 75%, Resize all Layers NOT checked
  22. Layers - Merge - Merge Down
  23. Effects - Geometric Effects - Spherize: 100/Circle
    6
  24. Layers - New Raster Layer
  25. Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk:
    @nn_260115_Selectie_002_Lorna_tdstudio.PspSelection
  26. Activate Image: image_lorna.jpg, Edit - Copy
  27. On your work image:  Edit - Paste Into Selection
  28. Layers - New Raster Layer (Keep Selected)
  29. Effects - Plugins - VanDerLee - Unplugged X - Jalusi:
    Blind Color #593e61
    vdl
  30. Layers - New Raster Layer (Selection is still active)
  31. Selections - Modify - Select Selection Borders:
    7
  32. Flood Fill Tool: Fill the Selection with the Light Backgroundcolor
  33. Selections - Select None
  34. Effects - Plugins -  Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 Impact - Bevel - Tab: SETTINGS/USER SETTINGS : Preset: @nn_280115_Lorna_EC5_Bevel_001.f1s
  35. Effects  3D Effects - Drop Shadow - Color: #000000 : 8/8/25/12
    You work looks like this now::
    8
  36. Activate tube Alies 1-2VR154-woman-18112014_small: (If you use a tube of your own make sure it has the same size)
  37. Layer Palette: Delete the Watermark Layer
  38. Layers - Duplicate
  39. Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - 12
  40. Layers - Arrange - Move Down
  41. Layer - Merge - Merge all (Flatten)
  42. Image - Resize - Width 125 Pixels - Resize all Layers checked
  43. Edit - Copy !!!!!!
  44. Activate frame: @nn_280115_frame-Small_Lorna_tdstudio.pspimage,
    Edit - Paste As New Layer
  45.  Layer - Merge - Merge all (Flatten)
    9
  46. Edit - Copy; On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer
  47. Effects - Image Effects - Offset:
  48. Effects  3D Effects - Drop Shadow - Color: #000000: 8/8/25/12
  49. Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow -  Settings Tab: Preset -->> Reflect in Front
    11
  50. Layers - New Raster Layer
  51. Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk:
    @nn_260115_Selectie_003_Lorna_tdstudio.PspSelection
  52. Flood Fill Tool: Fill with the Dark Foregroundcolor donkerekleur
  53. Selections - Select None
  54. Effects - Plugins - VanDerLee - Unplugged X - DEFOCUS:
    12
  55. Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More
  56. Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Layer Opacity of this Layer to: 65%
    13
  57. Double click on your Foregroundcolor, Set to  Fading/Background Gradient (Corel_06_025) with these settings:

  58. Layers - New Raster Layer
  59. Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk:
    @nn_260115_Selectie_004_Lorna_tdstudio.PspSelection
  60. Flood Fill Tool: Fill the Selection with the Gradient
  61. Effects - Plugins - VanDerLee - Unplugged X - DEFOCUS:
    12
  62. Selections - Select None
  63. Window - Duplicate (or shift+D) - Minimize the original to Tray and proceed on the copy
  64.  Layer - Merge - Merge all (Flatten)
  65. Effects - Plugins - <I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0  - Simple - Blintz
  66. Image - Resize - Width 125 px  - Resize all Layers checked !!!
  67. Effects - Plugins - AAA Frames - Foto Frame:
    15
  68. Effects  3D Effects - Buttonize - Color- #000000

  69. Edit - Copy
  70. On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer
  71. Effects - Image Effects - Offset:


    18
  72. Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Copies:
    19
  73. Effects  3D Effects - Drop Shadow - Color: #000000: 3/3/35/6
    You work looks like this now::
    20
  74. Activate tube: @nn_280115_Deco_001_Lorna_tdstudio.pspimage, Edit - Copy
  75. On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer, move like this -->>
    21
  76. Activate tube: @nn_280115_Deco_002_Lorna_tdstudio.pspimage, Edit - Copy
  77. Edit - Paste As New Layer (No need to move)
    22
  78. Color Palette: Set the Foreground Gradient back to color
    1a
  79. Layers - New Raster Layer
  80. Paint Brush Tool  
    @nn_300115_Brush_001_Lorna_tdstudio , No need to change the settings: Stamp with the Backgroundcolor  (Right Mouse Click) in your Image like this
    23
  81. Activate Tube: @nn_280115_Deco_003_Lorna_tdstudio.pspimage, Edit - Copy
  82. On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer, move like this:
    24
  83. Layers - New Raster Layer
  84. Paint Brush Tool
    @nn_300115_Brush_002_Lorna_tdstudio , No need to change the settings: Stamp with the Backgroundcolor  (Right Mouse Click) in your Image like this
    25
  85. Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Dodge" and the Layer Opacity to: 50%
  86. Layers - New Raster Layer
  87. Paint Brush Tool
    @nn_300115_Brush_003_Lorna_tdstudio , No need to change the settings: Zoom in to 50 %, Stamp with the Backgroundcolor  (Right Mouse Click) in your Image like this
    26
  88. Layers - New Raster Layer
  89. Paint Brush Tool
    @nn_300115_Brush_004_Lorna_tdstudio , No need to change the settings: Stamp with the Backgroundcolor  (Right Mouse Click) in your Image like this
    27
  90. Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Screen"
  91. Layers - New Raster Layer
  92. Paint Brush Tool
    @nn_300115_Brush_005_Lorna_tdstudio , No need to change the settings: Stamp with the Backgroundcolor  (Right Mouse Click) in your Image like this
    28
  93.  Layer - Merge - Merge all (Flatten)
  94. Layers - Duplicate
  95. Image - Resize - 80% - Resize all Layers not checked
  96. Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk:
    @nn_260115_Selectie_005_Lorna_tdstudio.PspSelection
  97. Flood Fill Tool: Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor
  98. Selections - Select None
  99. Effects  3D Effects - Drop Shadow - Color: #000000: 0/0/75/35
  100. Layer Palette - Click on the Bottom Layer
  101. Effects - Plug-ins - Mehdi - Sorting Tiles:
    29
  102. Layers - New Raster Layer
  103. Flood Fill Tool: Fill the Layer with the Backgroundcolor
  104. Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Layer Opacity of this Layer to 40%
  105.  Layer - Merge - Merge all (Flatten)
    30
  106. Effects - Plugins - Flaming Pear - Flood with these settings:
    flood

    31
  107. Activate tube: Alies 1-2VR154-woman-18112014_small.pspimage, Edit - Copy
  108. On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer, move where you like it.
  109. Layers - Duplicate
  110. Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur -  12
  111. Layers - Arrange - Move Down
  112. Edit - Copy Special - Copy Merged
  113. Activate Frame: @nn_280115_Frame_Lorna_tdstudio.pspimage, Edit - Paste As New Layer
  114. Layers - Arrange - Move Down
  115. Add your name or watermark, save as JPG file and you're done!

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