Frame
Saturday Night

made by
MC Inspirations
2006

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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

Supplies: Download

Masks: 0
Filters: MuRa's Seamless
Tubes: 0
Image: Karl Bangs
Pattern: ali_gold or of your own choice
Brushes/Presets: 0

Level: Easy to Intermediate

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The outcome can be differently depending of which size you use

1. Copy your image of choice three times and close your original

2. Your 1st copy > Image> grey scale

3. Layer Palette > promote background layer.

4. Image > increase color depth > Layer Palette > Blend Mode > screen > Effect > Edge Effect >
Enhance > Adjust - Sharpen more - repeat - rename layer to screen - It's end up like this Put copy a side

5. Activate 2nd copy > Effect > Reflection Effect > Kaleidoscope with settings all zero's except numbers of petals = 5, edge mode Wrap > OK > Layer Palette > Blend Mode > Difference

6. Activate your first copy > the greyed one > right click - copy > activate your 2nd copy > right click and paste as new layer >Layer Palette> make visible to 80 %

7. Activate your 3rd copy > right click - copy > activate your working image > right click and paste as new layer.

8. Layer Palette > visible 80 % > Blend Mode > Saturation (L)

9. Layers > Merge > Merge all flatten > Image > Resize > 350 x pixels

10. Image > Add border 5 x Symmetric > magic wand with settings - Tolerance 0 Feathers 0 Anti-Alias Checked and Outside

11.Select border > choose which color you want from your image > flood fill with your gold pattern - Remember to save often

12. Effect > 3D Effect > Inner Bevel with settings:
Width 5, Smoothness 40, Depth 2, Ambience 0, Shininess 10, Angle 315, Intensity 67, Elevation 21, Color white > Deselect

13. Image > Add Border 1 x Symmetric > color black.

14. Image > Add Border 15 x Symmetric > select with wand tool border > choose a lighter Color (mine #827ba1) > flood fill

15. Effect > Texture Effect > Blinds with settings:
Width 2, Opacity 44, Color black, and checked "Light from left/top > repeat - STILL SELECTED

16. Effect > Reflection Effect > Kaleidoscope with settings:
Horizontal offset 75, Vertical offset 75, Number of petals 6, Edge mode = Wrap, all others 0

17. Effect > 3D Effect > Inner Bevel with same settings as earlier > Deselect

18. Image > Add border 1 x Symmetric > color black.

19. Image > Add border 3 x Symmetric > color white > select border > fill with gold pattern> Deselect

20. Image > Add border 1 x Symmetric > color black.

21. Image > Add border 12 x Symmetric > color white > select border > fill with darkest color of image (mine #483854) > Effect > Mura seamless > Checks > settings - color R-B-G = 0 - Effect 255 - Ratio 192 - Number 3 - Slant 127 - Offset, Gingham 30 > Deselect

22. Select with Magic Wand all black on your frame > it should be selected all in one - if not - hold shift down while you click with your Magic Wand on all black in the frame. > Effect > EyeCandy4000 > Cutout > see image 1 for settings > IF you don't have EyeCandy4000 > Effect > 3D Effect > Drop shadow so it looks like the image. Still selected

23. Selections > Invert > Effects > 3D Effect > Inner bevel with same settings as earlier > Deselect

24. Image > Add border 1 x Symmetric > color black.

25. Image > Add border 1 x Symmetric > color white > Select border > Fill with gold pattern.

26. Image > Add border 1 x Symmetric > color black.

  • 27. Image > Add border 25 x Symmetric > color white > fill with dark color of yours > Effect > Texture Effects > Blinds > Width 12 - Opacity 42 - color light grey - checked Light from left/top > Effect > 3D Effects > Inner bevel as last > repeat Inner bevel> Deselect

28. Image > Add border 1 x Symmetric > color black.

29. Image > Add border 1 x Symmetric > color white > Select border > Fill with gold pattern.

30. Image > Add border 1 x Symmetric > color black > Add watermark / or text and you are done.

 

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