Choupette, Karl Lagerfeld's cat

This lesson was written by Jille on March 6, 2021 in the Dutch version of PSP 2019
The lesson can be made in lower versions.
I followed my own inspiration, any resemblance with an existing lesson is based on coincidence

Plugins
Alien Skin Eye Candy5 Impact: perspective shadow
MuRa Seamless - Emboss at Alpha
<IC Net Software> Filters Unlimited 2
Credits and material
Tube cat= Lana (Thank you Lana for tubing choupette for me)
Other tubes and deco's = Jille
Mask: sg_stripes-and-lattice.jpg website here
Alien Skin Eye Candy5 Impact: perspective shadow preset" for an automatic installation
Alien
Download material here

Preparation
Install the plugins if necessary
Open tubes and mask in the program
Colors
Foreground color #494631 and background color = #d7d4c3

Tutorial

  1. File - New transparent image
  2. Flood fill tool: fill with the dark foreground color
  3. Effects - plugins - Filters Unlimited 2 - Paper textures

    Click OK
  4. Layers - new raster layer
  5. Floodfill tool: Fill the layer with the light background color
  6. Repeat: Effects - plugins - Filters Unlimited 2 - Paper textures, but now with custom settings (128 - 110)
  7. Layers - new mask layer from image and select: sg_stripes-and-lattice.jpg
  8. Layers - merge - merge group
  9. Magic wand tool - with these settings
  10. Click in the middle rectangle and also in the two smaller rectangles next to it
  11. File: Open Image Fashionshow.jpg
  12. Edit - Copy
  13. On your working area - Arrange the image in the frames
  14. Selections - invert
  15. Edit - Clear
  16. Selections - deselect
    Result
  17. File: Open Image Paris.png
  18. Edit - Copy
  19. On your working area - Edit - Paste as new layer
  20. Move tool - Move to the top left
  21. Adjust - sharpness - sharpen more
  22. Effects -Plugins - MuraMeister seamless - Emboss at Alpha
  23. File: Open Image logo.png
  24. Edit - Copy
  25. On your working area - Edit - Paste as new layer
  26. Move tool - Move to bottom right
  27. Effects - Plugins - MuraMeister seamless - Emboss at Alpha -same settings
    My example
  28. File: Open Model-KarlLagerfeld.png
  29. Edit - Copy
  30. On your working area - Edit - Paste as new layer
  31. Move tool - place in front of the large rectangle and against the bottom edge
  32. Effects - plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy5 Impact: perspective shadow - User setting - choose Jille-Love-Pandemic
  33. Pen tool - with these settings
  34. Draw a diagonal line in the small rectangle in the middle on the left
  35. Material - close Foreground color and choose white for the background
  36. Text tool with these settings
  37. Place the cursor at the top of the slash until a small arc is visible, then write the text "Karl Lagerfeld"
  38. Layer palette: Click on the little arrow next the Vector layer to open the layer and make "Nieuw pad" invisible
  39. Layer palette - click on "Vector" - Convert to raster layer
  40. Layers - duplicate
  41. Move tool - move the copy and place it in the little square at the right
    ***
  42. File: Open tube "LD-cat-002
  43. Edit - Copy
  44. On your working area - Edit - Paste as new layer
  45. Image - resize
  46. Move to bottom left
  47. Eraser tool: Make the cat's foot a little rounder
  48. Material: Foreground color #494631 and background on color = #d7d4c3 again
  49. Image - add borders - symmetric checked - 1 pixel Background color
  50. Image - add borders - symmetric checked - 10 pixels Foreground color
  51. Image - add borders - symmetric checked - 1 pixel Background color
  52. Image - add borders - symmetric checked - 5 pixels Foreground color
  53. Selections - Select all
  54. Image - add borders - symmetric checked - 50 pixels Background color
  55. Selections - invert
  56. Adjust - Add/remove noise - add noise
  57. Selections - Promote selection to layer
  58. Effects - 3D Effects - cutout
  59. Image - add borders - symmetric checked - 4 pixels Background color
  60. Image - Resize - all layers checked - s950 width
  61. Add your watermark and save in jpg format
    kind regards
    Jille


    second example - tubes by Google (cat) and me (the ladies)