Lesson 013: Mette

 

There is always an introduction in the Dutch lesson

I do not translate it. You can ask me (Jille) if necessary

 

 

 

Materials: tube, image, font, brushes and selection

 

Tube: Lisa

Brushes: unknown

 

 

Filters: Cybia Screenworks, FM tile tools

 

 

Let’s start:

 

 

Open tube and image, install font, import brush, selection in map selections

 

Open new image 540x380 px transparent

 

Flood fill with this color #c1b3a3

 

Image add borders see settings (symm. Unchecked):

 

 

Magic want tolerance and feather = 0, click in the dark part

 

Selections – promote selection to layer

 

foreground  = black

 

Brushtool : choose brush ‘@cb-flower3’

 

Fill your selected area with this brush

 

Deselect

 

Dulplicate layer/Image mirror

 

Effects – FM tile tools – Blend Emboss – standard settings

 

Layerpalette new raster layer

 

Selection: load from disk and choose selection ‘@nn_sel001_mette’

 

Activate image ‘Winter_II_’, edit: copy and paste into the selection

 

Effects – filter Cybia Screenworks – crescent wave standard settings

 

Deselect

 

Layer palette, opacity 53%, blend mode: Luminantie (L)

 

Image: mirror

 

Layer palette : new raster layer

 

With the Selection tool, custom selection see settings:

 

 

 

Activate tube ‘LisaG_tubes_...’ edit – copy – edit paste as a new layer on your working area  

 

Move this tube over the selection:  the face should be  in the middle of the selection:

 

 

Selections – invert and delete on your keyboard - deselect

 

Layer palette, opacity 40%, blend mode: Luminantie (L)

 

Layer palette : new raster layer

 

With the brush tool choose brush ‘@cb-newsprint6’, standard settings, foreground color = #c1b3a3

 

Stamp the brush ad random

 

Image  –free rotate right 90°

 

Move to the right see example

 

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

 

Layerpalette, new text layer

 

Foreground color locked, background color = #c1b3a3

 

With the text tool, choose font, size 72 px, write text

 

Effects – 3D effects – drop shadow horz/vert 2, opacity 100, blur 3 , color black

 

Deselect,. This is what you have, move text see printscreen:

 

 

Layer palette – merge – merge visibly

 

Selection tool – custom selection settings shown below:

 

 

Selections – promote selection to layer

 

Deselect

Layer palette –  blend mode screen

Image, add borders 1 px, dark color

 

Save as a jpg

 

Copyright© - 8 january 2006

Translation: pooltje@skynet.be (Jille)