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


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::: Update: 15 November, 2018 11:37 :::

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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 (oudere tubes)

::: Degree of difficulty: Level 1 - Steps: 100 ::: 



  • Materials: 6 folders in a zip file

      • Folder 1: 1_Pspimages_Kitty: Open all files in PSP
        Folder 2: 2_Images_Kitty: Open all files in PSP
      • Folder 3: 3_Brushes_Kitty: Copy all files to this folder:
        -->> C:\Users\anneke\Documents\Corel PaintShop Pro\17.0\Brushes
      • Folder 4: 4_Selections_Kitty: Copy all files to this folder:
      • Folder 5: 5_gradient_Kitty: Copy all files to this folder:
        -->> C:\Users\anneke\Documents\Corel PaintShop Pro\17.0\Gradients
      • 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
      • Unlimited 2.0 - HERE
      • Toadies - HERE (import into Filters Unlimited 2.0)
      • Jeux de lignes - HERE
      • AP 01 Innovations - HERE
      • Mystic Night - HERE (4 shared)
      • VanDerLee - Unplugged X - HERE

        Install the Plug-ins.

  • Preperations
    Set your Foregroundcolor to #000000 and your Backgroundcolor to #ffffff.

    Set your Foregroundcolor to the  @nn_090215_GR_Kitty_tdstudio Gradient from the Materials - Style: Sunburst
    X6

    X7

    Set your Backgroundcolor to Fading Background Gradient (Corel_06_025) - Style: Linear
    X6

    X7

    Your Color Palette look like this now:
    3

    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. File - New -  Set the color to the Gradient
    (Right Mouse click and choose the Gradient) 
    X6 // X7

  2. Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur 20
  3. Layers - Duplicate
  4. Effects - Plugins - <I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0  - Toadies - Old Photo: 183/69/131
  5. Effects - Plugins - Mystic Nights - Buttonize: 522/0/91
  6. Effects - Plugins - VanDerLee - Unplugged X en kies voor filters: 45°Rectangle with these settings:
    5
  7. Effects - Plugins - VanDerLee - Unplugged X - Vertical Tile (Default Settings)
    Your work looks like this now:
    6
  8. Layers - New Raster Layer !!!
  9. Flood Fill Tool: Fill with the Fading Background Gradient (Right Mouse Click)
  10. Effects - Plugins - <I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0  - Render - Clouds (fore-/+background color): 65/128
  11. Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to Overlay and the Layer Opacity to : 70%
  12. Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten)
  13. Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk
    @nn_110215_Selectie_001_Kitty_tdstudio.PspSelection
  14. Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur 20
  15. Selections - Select None
    Your work looks like this now:
    7
  16. Activate: cirkels.jpg, Edit - Copy
  17. On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer
  18. Effects - Image Effects - Offset: 0/65/Custom/Transparent
  19. Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to Soft Light; and the Layer Opacity to : 70%
  20. Color Palette: Set the Background Gradient back to Color (#ffffff)
  21. Layers - New Raster Layer
  22. Paint Brush Tool  - "@nn_110215_Brush_001_Kitty_tdstudio"
    , Stamp with the Backgroundcolor (Right Mouse Click) in the middle of your Image
    You will see a line like this,
    8
    Move  down, like this (against the bottom of the Circle Image,)
    9
  23. Layers - New Raster Layer
  24. Paint Brush Tool @nn_110215_Brush_002_Kitty_tdstudio, Stamp with the Backgroundcolor (Right Mouse Click) at the Left side of your Image
    10
    Attetion: Make sure the lines are the same!
    11
  25. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 5/10/75/30 Color: #000000
  26. Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to Soft Light
  27. Layers - New Raster Layer
  28. Paint Brush Tool @nn_110215_Brush_003_Kitty_tdstudio, Stamp with the Backgroundcolor (Right Mouse Click) at the Right side of your Image (You  might have to zoom in)
    12
  29. Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Layer Opacity of this Layer to: 75%
  30. Layers - New Raster Layer
  31. Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk
    @nn_110215_Selectie_002_Kitty_tdstudio.PspSelection
  32. Flood Fill Tool: Fill with the Backgroundcolor (#ffffff)
  33. Selections - Select None
  34. Effects - Plugins - <I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0  - Toadies - What Are You? ?: 18/10
  35. Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More
  36. Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Layer Opacity of this Layer to: 75%
  37. Activate: image_001.jpg, Edit - Copy
  38. On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer
  39. Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Layer Opacity of this Layer to: 50%
    13
  40. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/75/35 Color: #000000
  41. Layers - New Raster Layer
  42. Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk
    @nn_110215_Selectie_003_Kitty_tdstudio.PspSelection
  43. Flood Fill Tool: Fill with the Backgroundcolor (#ffffff)
  44. Selections - Select None
  45. Layers - New Raster Layer
  46. Paint Brush Tool @nn_110215_Brush_004_Kitty_tdstudio,Stamp with the Backgroundcolor (Right Mouse Click) in your image like this
    14
  47. Layers - Duplicate
  48. Layers - New Raster Layer
  49. Paint Brush Tool @nn_110215_Brush_005_Kitty_tdstudio, Stamp with the Backgroundcolor (Right Mouse Click) in the middle your image like this, we will move it later
    15
    Now move down or up , make sure the lines are about 5 px above the the oher line:
    16
  50. Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to Overlay; and the Layer Opacity to : 80%
    Your work looks like this now, I hope :-)
    17
  51. Layers - New Raster Layer
  52. Paint Brush Tool @nn_110215_Brush_006_Kitty_tdstudio, Stamp with the Backgroundcolor (Right Mouse Click) in your image like this
    18
  53. Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten)
  54. Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk
    @nn_110215_Selectie_004_Kitty_tdstudio.PspSelection
  55. Selections - Promote Selection to Layer
  56. Selections - Select None
  57. Effects - Plugins - Jeux de lignes - Entrelacement: 0/0/0/2/0/75/255/0
  58. Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to Hard Light
  59. Layer Palette - Click on the Bottom Layer!!!!!
  60. Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Disk
    @nn_110215_Selectie_005_Kitty_tdstudio.PspSelection
  61. Selections - Promote Selection to Layer
  62. Selections - Select None
  63. Effects - Plugins - AP 01 Innovations - Lines -Silverlining:
    19
  64. Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to Burn: and the Layer Opacity to : 50%
  65. Layer Palette - Click on the Top Layer !!!
  66. Activate Tube kittys-Vengeance_small.pspimage (I resized the tubes for this tutorial),
    Edit - Copy
  67. On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer, move like this:
    20
  68. Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Layer Opacity of this Layer to 70%
  69. Activate Tube @nn_110215_stars_Kitty_tdstudio.pspimage, Edit - Copy
  70. On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer, move to the Left like this:
    21
  71. Activate Tube Annelies : Alies 11VR90-woman-21122012_small.pspimage, Edit - Copy
  72. On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer
  73. Move to the Right like this
    22
  74. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/25/20/15 Color: #000000,
  75. Activate Tube: @nn_110215_waves_Kitty_tdstudio.pspimage, Edit - Copy
  76. On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer , move to the Right Edge of the Image
  77. Layers - New Raster Layer
  78. Paint Brush Tool @nn_110215_Brush_007_Kitty_tdstudio, Stamp with the Backgroundcolor (Right Mouse Click) in your image like this
    23
  79. Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to Overlay; and the Layer Opacity to : 75%
  80. Window - Duplicate (or shift+D) - Minimize  the original to tray and go further on the Copy
  81. Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten)
  82. Image - Resize - Width & Height 150 Pixels - Lock aspect ratio NOT checked - Resize all Layers checked
  83. Edit - Copy
  84. On your original image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer (Do not move!!!!)
  85. Image - Free Rotate - Left - Free  - 45
  86. Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Extrude -  Settings Tab: Preset @nn_130215_Kitty_EC5_Ex_tdstudio.f1s
  87. Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass -  Settings Tab: Preset @nn_130215_Kitty_EC5_Glass_tdstudio.f1s
  88. Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow -  Settings Tab: Preset  @nn_130215_Kitty_EC5_PS_tdstudio.f1s
  89. Move where you like it:
    24
  90. Layers - Duplicate
  91. Image - Resize - 70% - Lock aspect ratio checked  - Resize all Layers not checked
  92. Move where you like it
  93. Layers - Duplicate
  94. Image - Resize - 70% - Resize all Layers not checked
  95. Move where you like it
    I moved the layer under the Tube Layer like this, this creates depth:
    25
  96. Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten)
  97. Effects - Plugins - <I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Buttons & Frames - Glass Frame 2: 5/128
  98. Edit - Copy
  99. Activate Frame (@nn_110215_frame_Kitty_tdstudio.pspimage), Edit - Paste As New Layer
  100. ALayers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten)

    Add your name or watermark, save as JPG file and you're done!

    I hope you enjoyed this tutorial by Ann and my translation! Please do not forget to thank the people behind the scenes ( Translators/Tubers)  :-)

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