New Year 2022

Lesson written by Jille on December 10 2021 in the English version of PSP 2020
I followed my own idea. Any similarity to an existing lesson rests on coincidence
Translations into French and Italian by Pinuccia, thank you!

2d example with tubes from Alies - Devil and Lisa


Plugins
Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Glass
Mura's Seamless - Emboss at alpha

Material
Tubes Ann : @nn_071114_basis_juweel_epoxy_tdstudio.pspimage
Tubes: Denise Worish:1899dwtubes.pspimage and 5221dwtubes.pspimage
Tube Malaca: tube p054.png
Tube Sorensen: Designs Tube Nov 101-09.pspimage
Mask: Cameron
Jille: Text and script NewYear2022

Thanks to the authors for this lovely material

Material download here

Preparation:
Script: Newyear2022.PspScript --> Store it in your PSP folder for Scripts trusted
Open the material and minimize

Standard Palette
Foreground color = white
Background color= #bac5be

Tutorial

  1. Open- New - new image - transparent
  2. Flood fill tool - Fill with the background color
  3. Layers - New raster layer
  4. Selections - Select all
  5. Open the tube Sorensen_Designs Tube Nov 101-09.pspimage
  6. Edit - Copy and close
  7. On your own work: Edit - paste into selection
  8. Selections - deselect all
  9. Effects - Image effects - Seamless tiling - custom settings
  10. Effects - Distortion effects- Wind (from right)
  11. Layers - Blend mode = Screen
  12. Layers - new raster layer
  13. Standard pallet- replace the foreground color with a Linear Foreground-Background gradient see settings
  14. Flood fill tool - fill the layer with the gradient
  15. Layers - Duplicate
  16. Image - mirror - mirror horizontal
  17. Layers - Opacity 50%
  18. Layers - Merge - Merge down
  19. Layers - New mask layer from image
  20. Layers -Merge - merge group
  21. Image - mirror - mirror horizontal
  22. Open tube 1899dwtubes.pspimage - layer Merged is active
  23. Edit - copy and close
  24. On your own work - Edit - paste as new layer
  25. Image - Resize - Percentage 110%
  26. Move tool - move to the left
  27. Layers - blend mode: soft light
    Result

  28. Open Tube 5221dwtubes.pspimage
  29. Edit - copy and close
  30. On your own work - Edit - paste as a new layer
  31. Image - flip - flip horizontal
  32. Layers - opacity 80
  33. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop shadow
  34. Selections - Custom selection
  35. Edit - Copy - Copy merged
  36. Edit - paste as new image
  37. On this new image: Image - resize - pixels 150-68 - Resize all layers checked
  38. Image - Add borders - symmetric checked - 5 pixels foreground color
  39. Image - Add borders - symmetric checked - 2 pixels background color
  40. Image - Add borders - symmetric checked - 2 pixels white foreground color
  41. Edit - copy
  42. On your big image - selections - deselect all
  43. Edit - paste as a new layer
  44. Move tool - move to the top on the left
  45. Layers - Duplicate and move see example
  46. On the original layer: Image - flip - Flip horizontal
  47. Open Text Jille. pspsimage
  48. Edit - Copy and close
  49. On your own work - Edit - paste as a new layer
  50. Move tool - Place at the bottom
  51. Objects - Align - Horizontal center
    Result

  52. Open tube @nn_071114_base_jewel_epoxy_tdstudio.pspimage
  53. Edit - copy and close
  54. On your own work - Edit and paste as new layer
  55. Move tool - place right at the top and call this layer "Frame"
  56. Magic wand tool - with these settings

    click in the middle of the oval
  57. Selections - modify - expand with 11
  58. Open malackatube p054.png - make a copy (Window - Duplicate) - close the original
  59. Image - resize - 50% - Resize all layers marked
  60. Edit - copy and close
  61. On your own work - Make the layer below "Frame" active
  62. Edit - paste as new layer
  63. Move tool - move the tube into the selection
  64. Selections - invert
  65. Edit - Clear or click on the delete button on your keyboard
  66. Selections - invert
  67. Layers - Opacitu 81
  68. Make the top layer - "Frame" active again
  69. Effects - plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Glass - Settings User settings - NY2022 or fill in your self
  70. Selections - deselect all
  71. Layers - merge down
    Frame and photo are on the same layer
  72. Layers - opacity 81
  73. Effects - 3D Effects - drop shadow

  74. Text tool with these settings

    and write 2022
  75. Layers - convert to raster layer - place at the bottom right
    Effects - plugins - Mura's Seamless - Emboss at alpha
    Layers - Opacity 40
  76. Effects - reflection effects - reflection
  77. Add the borders by using a script
    View - Toolbars - Script must be checked


    Select NewYear2022.pspscript from the pull-down menu.
    By pressing the blue arrow the script will start to run
    This can be done in 2 ways
    By clicking this icon you can choose whether the script runs automatically to the end, or it stops by items that can be changed (foreground or background colors - plugins - dimensions..)
  78. Place your watermark - resize as desired and save as jpg

    10 December 2021
    Kind regards
    Jille


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