04 - Lady Purple - English


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tutorial made with: & &

Supplies:

Filtros / Plugins:
FM Tile Tools / Seamless Tile
MuRa's Meister / Pole Transform
penta.com / color dot
MuRa's Meister / Copies
Filter Factory A / Pool Shadow
Alien Skin Xenofex 2 / Constellation
Animation Shop



You are welcome to take this nice sunflower with you,
it shows you always where you are

(just click and drag)

Have Fun!


tutorial tested by:

Ok, let's start:

01) File / New / 700 x 500 px / transparent

set your FGC to: #4f169c
and your BGC to: #fcdafd

flood fill with this gradient:

Adjust / Blur / Gaussian Blur: Radius 25

02) Layers / New Raster Layer

flood fill with your BGC: #fcdafd

open file: mask_graphnco_1.pspimage

minimize;

Layers / New Mask Layer / From Image:

Layers / Merge / Merge Group

03) open file: slice_og_life.jpg

Edit / Copy

Edit / Paste as new layer

Effects / Plugins / FM Tile Tools / Blend Emboss:
default settings

Edit / Repeat Blend Emboss:
same settings

open file: maskcameron_fractal1.jpg
minimize

Layers / New Mask Layer / From Image:

Layers / Merge / Merge Group

set blend mode of this layer to: Overlay

04) Layers / New Raster Layer

set your BGC to: white

flood fill with this gradient:

open file: @nn_SB2_MASK1623_tdstudio.pspimage
minimize

Layers / New Mask Layer / From Image:

Layers / Merge / Merge Group

set blend mode of this layer to: Screen

05) Layers / New Raster layer

Selections / Load/Save Selection / Load Selection from Disk:

flood fill selection with: black

set blend mode of this layer to: Soft Light

Deselect

Image / Mirror

06) Layers / New Raster Layer

Selections / Load/Save Selection / Load Selection from Disk:

flood fill selection with: black

Deselect

Effects / Plugins / MuRa's Meister / Pole Transform:

Effects / Plugins / penta.com / color dot:
default settings

set blend mode of this layer to: Luminance
and opacity to: 20

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow:
1 / 1 / 100 / 1 / black

Effects / Edge Effects / Enhance

Edit / Copy Merged

07) open tube: Graphnco_05_09_01.pspimage

Edit / Paste as new layer

Layers / Arrange / Move down

Image / Add borders / 1 px / black

Image / Resize: 75%

Edit / Copy

Edit / Paste as new layer

position as shown below:

Effects / Plugins / MuRa's Meister / Copies:

set blend mode of this layer to: Lighten

Adjust / Sharpness / Sharpen

08) Image / Add borders / 1 px / black

Layers / Promote Backgrounde Layer

Edit / Copy

Image / Canvas Size:

09) Layers / New Raster Layer

Selections / Select all

Edit / Paste into Selection

Deselect

Adjust / Blur / Gaussian Blur: Radius 20

Effects / Plugins / Filter Factory A / Pool Shadow:
default settings

Layers / Arrange / Move down

rename this layer: Constellation

10) Layers / New Raster layer

flood fill with #4f169c

Layers / Arrange / Send to bottom

activate top layer again

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow:
5 / 5 / 70 / 20 / black
-5 / -5 / 70 / 20 / black

11) open tube: Graphnco_05_09.pspimage

Image / Mirror

Edit / Copy

Edit / Paste as new layer

position as shown below:

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow:
10 / 10 / 50 / 20 / black

Layers / Duplicate

activate layer under it (original tube layer)

Effects / Distortion Effects / Pixelate:
default settings

Effects / Distortion Effects / Wind:
left / 100

12) activate top layer again

Layers / New Raster Layer

Selections / Select all

flood fill selection with: black

Selection / Modify / Contract by: 1

Edit / Cut (delete key)

Deselect

add your watermark and name now

13) activate layer: Constellation

Effects / Plugins / Alien Skin Xenofex 2 / Constellation:

Edit / Copy Merged

open Animation Shop

Edit / Paste / As new animation

back to PSP

14) Edit / Undo Constellation

Effects / Plugins / Alien Skin Xenofex 2 / Constellation:
hit Random Seed

back to A/S

Edit / Paste / After Current Frame

15) back to PSP

repeat last step 14

Animation Shop:

File / Save as... *.gif

show me your work:

subject line: 04 - Lady Purple - your name

You are done!

I hope you have enjoyed this tutorial
as much as I have enjoyed creating it
for you. I would love to see your results,
so if you would like, email it to me at:
waldlichtelfe@waldgeist.co.uk
with (Name of the tutorial)  in the subject line.

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Copyright tutorial: Graph'n'co
Copyright translation: Waldlichtelfe Sissy
Translation by Waldlichtelfe, September 07, 2010