Fairy Frame

made by

MC Inspirations

 


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Nor may you copy this tutorial/rewrite it and/or claim it as your own. Filenames and Image Information are to be remain intact.

 

PSP9 - other version can be used as well


Tube: mc-fairy-plate
Filter: PSP's default
Patterns: mci-silver4 copy and paste it into your Pattern folder
Masks: Swirl and dots unzip it to your Mask folder

Level: Intermediate

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01. Open an image 500 x 500 pixels > background transparent> Layers > add new layer.

02. Open the tube and find the medium color with your color picker> be sure you have it as foreground color at your Layer Palette.

03. Activate your transparent image and fill layer 2 with your color.

04. Use your paintbrush to make a contrast color on your image (I used white) > Start at the middle top and zig zag down to the bottom. Remember to save often.

05. Effect > Art Media Effects > Brush Strokes > see image 1 for settings.

06. Image > Rotate > Rotate clockwise 90 > Repeat 04 and 05.

07. Effect > Texture Effects > Mosaic Antique > see image 2 for settings.

08. Adjust > Brightness and Contrast > Clarify >strength 5 (image should be darker) > Effect > Art Media Effects > Colored Chalk (should give a 3D effect)

09. Open your tube > Copy and paste as new layer > Magic Wand > Click on the layer with your tube > Selection > Invert > Effect > 3D Effect > Inner bevel> see image 3 for settings.

10. Now comes a tricky part > Selection tool > Circle > Feather 45 > Make a circle till the edge of the tube > Adjust > Color balance > Color balance > see image 4 for settings. > Repeat Adjust color balance > Deselect.

11. Layer > Merge > Merge visible > Image > Resize 300 x pixel > Adjust > Brightness and Contrast > Clarify > 5.

12. Image > Add Border > 5 x symmetric > color white.

13. Magic Wand > Feather 0 > Select border > Layer Palette > foreground color = Silver pattern > fill with your silver pattern > Effect > 3D Effects > Inner bevel> Metallic > Still selected.

14. Effect > 3D Effects > Drop Shadow with settings from last as minus > Deselect.

15. Image > Add border > 1 x symmetric > color black.

16. Repeat #13 twice. Deselect.

17. Image > Add border > 15 x symmetric > color white > Select with your Magic wand > choose the lightest color on your tube > fill with your light color >Effect > Texture Effects > Blinds > see image 5 for settings > Don't Deselect.

18. Choose one of the darkest color Layers > Add new Layer > Fill border with your dark color > Layers > Load Mask > Load Mask from Disk > Find Mask Swirl and Dots > Ok > Layer Palette > Right lick on the Mask > Delete > Yes > Layers > Merge > Merge Group > Still Selected.

19. Effect > Texture Effects > Sandstone > see image 6 for settings > Repeat twice > Effect > Edge Effects > Find All > Effect > 3D Effect > Drop Shadow > H2 V2 - blur 1 - Opacity 100 > Repeat Drop shadow with H-2 V-2 and same settings.

20. Layers > Merge > Merge visible > Effect > 3D Effects > Inner bevel> Metallic > Deselect.

21. Image > Add border > 1 x symmetric > color black.

22. Magic Wand > Feather 0 > Select border > Layer Palette > foreground color = Silver pattern > fill with your silver pattern > Effect > 3D Effects > Inner bevel> Metallic > Deselect.

23. Image > Add border > 1 x symmetric > color black.

24. Image > Add border > 25 x symmetric > color white > Effect > Reflection Effects > Kaleidoscope> see image 7 for settings > Effect > Texture Effects > Blinds > see image 8 for settings (color #7cb5a0) > Effect > 3D Effect > Inner bevel> see image for settings.

25. Image > Add border > 1 x symmetric > color black.

26. Repeat #22 > Deselect > Add watermark or/and text and your are done.