Thank you for putting a link to this tutorial, whenever you display your realization of that tag on a website, on a group or in a mail !

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You'll find some versions of that tag in my gallery HERE

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To realize that tag, you'll need the plugins :

- Unlimited 2.0 here

- L&K / Zitah here

and the material zip down below :

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*It is forbidden to suppress watermarks on the material provided , to alter, mist or rename the tubes in order to respect the work of the tubers

- The tube of the woman is by Jet

you can join in her sharing group here

- The tube of the scenery is by Guismo

You'll be able to find her tubes on Dakara' s site here

and you can join in her sharing group here

- The picture of the background is by JHanna

You'll be able to get her tubes by joining in her sharing group here

 - The tube Amarante is by Katussia

- The masque I have used is by Cameron

The tube of the birds has been found on the net

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Preparation

Duplicate your tubes, the background and the mask.Close the originals and minimize the copies for now. 

Put the deform tool preset in your preset folder of your Psp files

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Click here to print the tutorial

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You can use my arrow to follow your work

 

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1- Open a transparent image of 800 by 650 pixels

2- Set your colour palette with two colours of your choice

My choice : Foreground : blanc

Background : turquoise 6eb7c0

Set your foreground with a rectangular gradient as below :

    

3- Flood fill your transparent layer with your gradient

4- Layers / duplicate

5- Effects /distortion effects / Pixelate as below :

6- Effects / plugins / Filters Unlimited 2.0 / Tile mirror / Quadrant mirror

7- Effects / edge effects / enhance more

8- Effects / plugins / L&K / Zitah as below :

- Set the mode of that layer to Multiply and lower its opacity to about 90

9- Activate the layer at the bottom of the pile( layer raster 1)

Add a new layer and select all

10- Open the picture "JHanna_60_bground" or a background of your choice, copy it and paste it into the selection

Select none

Set the mode of that layer to Luminance legacy

11- Now, activate the layer on top of the pile ( copy of raster 1)

Add a new raster layer and flood fill it in white

12- Layers / new mask layer / from image / choose "maskcameron229 / check Source Luminance and Invert mask data

Adjust / sharpen / sharpen more

Layers / Merge group

13- Layers / duplicate

Image / mirror

Layers / merge down

14- Effects / distortion effects / polar coordinates / polar to rectangular

15- Activate your deform tool ( key D) and fetch the preset "beatriz_preset_outil_deformation" as shown below ( click on the small arrow )

If your Psp doesn't allow you to use my preset, you'll have to try to obtain a similar effect by yourself !

16- Set the mode of that layer to Soft light . I have lowered its opacity to 60 ... it 's up to you to decide what is best for you

17- Open the scenery tube "calguismisted2899..." or a misted scenery tube of your choice but you must use a very large tube ( at least 800 pixels width ) , copy it and paste it as a new layer

You may choose to use a smaller tube and resize it but beware that if you exceed 120 %, the quality of your tube wiil suffer from it !

18- Open the decorative tube "KTs_Amarante44..." or another decorative tube of that style, copy it and paste it as a new layer ( You may prefer to use a brush on a new layer !!)

I have resized my tube at 75%

My tube is at the right place!

I have set the mode of that layer to Burn and lowered its opacity to 43 ...it's up to you to see what is better for your tag!

19- Make sure everything is at the right place

Image / add some symmetrical borders of 1 pixel ( in white for me )

20- Layers / Promote Background layer

21- Image / resize at 90% ( Resize all the layers NOT checked )

22- Effects /3d effects / drop shadow / 0, 0, 100, 50, black

23- Add a new raster layer

Layers / arrange / move down

24- Flood fill that new layer with the background colour used on step 2

25- Add a new raster layer and select all

Open the background used on step 10, copy it and paste it into the selection

Select none

Set the mode of that layer to Luminance legacy

26- Open your scenery tube  , copy it and paste it as a new layer

27- Activate your top layer

Open the tube "Jet-woman9-septembre-2007.." or a tube of your choice , copy it and paste it as a new layer

Place to your liking or as shown on my tag

28- Apply a drop shadow of your choice ( Effects / 3d effects / drop shadow ...)

My choice : 0, 0, 60, 20, black

29- Open the tube "Autumn Cardinals..."or a tube of your choice , copy it and paste it as a new layer

I have resized my tube at 50%

30- I have applied the same drop shadow as on the woman

31- Add a new raster layer and apply your signature

32- Image / add some symmetrical borders of 2 or 3 pixels ( in white for me )

33-Save your work as a jpeg file and resize it if necessary

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That's it !! You've done it !!

If you 've enjoyed doing my tutorial, it would be nice to write a few words in my guest book ! If you 've had the slightest problem, please, send me a mail here so I can see to the problem !

Tutorial translated on the 27th of march 2010

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You'll find some versions of that tag in my gallery HERE