Les 004: Rip Open

 

 

 

Here we go:
 Material

 

Open image “consumed by…” and the background (fractal)

 

Open new image 500x500 px color white

 

Layers - new rasterlayer

 

Selections - select all

 

Activate the  fractal, edit - copy -paste into your selection

Deselect

 

Layers –load mask from disk and choose the mask whith the settings shown below:

 

 

Layers merge –merge group

 

Effects – 3D effects – dropshadow whith the following settings:

 

Horz/vert 3, opacity 90, blur 8 color black

 

Image – resize 60%  bic. –all layers unchecked

 

Move to top border

 

Layers - duplicate

 

Move to bottom right

 

Repeat duplicate layer

 

Move to top on the right

 

Layer palette – blend mode = Hard Light

 

Repeat duplicate

 

Move to bottom left

 

Lock the bottom layer (white)

 

Activate one of the other layers  and merge visibly

 

Laye palette =  Layer opacity 60%

 

Unlock the bottom layer and activate the top layer

 

Layers - new rasterlayer

 

Selection – load from disk and activate  selection @nn_sel001_gold

 

Floodfill  with WHITE (mode = none to make floodfill more easy)

 

Effects – 3D effects – dropshadow horz/vert 1 opacity 100, blur 1, color black

 

Repeat but change horz/vert -1

 

Deselect

 

Layer palettte – blend mode = soft light

 

Activate image “Consumed by…” size is OK and 500 px height

 

Layers – mask load from disk and activate mask “mask051ms”

 

Layers merge –merge group

 

Edit - copy -paste as a new layer

 

Selections –select all

 

Selection float

 

Layer, new raster layer !!!!!!!

 

Change Foreground to gold pattern ABGold18, corner 0, scale 60

 

Flood fill with the pattern

 

Deselect

 

Activate the layer with the gold (check this please)

 

Layer palette – blend mode  “Color” (feel free to change)

 

Layers merge –merge down

 

Effects – 3D effects – dropshadow horz/vert 3, opacity 90, blur 8 color black

 

Image resize 85% - bic. – resize all layers unchecked

 

Move to the right border, see example

 

Layer palette – blend mode “dissolve”

 

Duplicate layer

 

Change this layer to blend mode normal

Move to border left

 

Image – free rotate – right 15 – all unchecked

 

Layers – merge – merge all

 

Image – picture frame and activate transparant list

 

 

Image add borders 1 px black, after this you can save and use your image afterwards to make a different tag

 

Layer palette, new text layer

 

Foregroundcolor  = black, background = goldpattern

 

With the texttool, activate font size 150, floating size 1

 

Write down your text

 

Effects – EC 4000 – Shadowlab with settings shown below:

 

 

Deselect

Place text to a place of your choice

 

Save as a jpg

Extra example