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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 :

- Filter Factory V / Incantations

- Filter Factory S / Blured Mesh

- Transparency / Eliminate black

- Simple

- Penta Com / Dot and cross

- Alien skin Eye candy 5 / Impact

- Mura's meister / Copies

- AP lines silverlining

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 my Brazilian friend Mtfp
Gracias Maria Thereza !

- The mask is by Vixpsp

The other elements have been found on the net

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Preparation

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

- Place the two brush files in the brush folder of your Psp files 

- Place the pattern "Motif-Pattern_Senga_5.jpg" in the pattern folder of your Psp files

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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 Materials palette with two colours matching your main tube

My choice : Foreground : Light colour c8cf6d

Background : Dark colour  2c5f22

Set your foreground with a sunburst gradient as below :

 

3- Flood fill your transparent layer with that gradient

4-  Effects / Plugins / Filter Factory V / Incantations / 188, 138, 0

5- Effects / Plugins / Filter Factory S / Blured mesh / 0, 130, 0, 0 as below

6- Add a new raster layer

Selections / Select all

Selections / modify / contract by 50 pixels

7- Set your Materials palette as below

Set your foreground with the Pattern "Motif-Pattern_Senga_5.jpg" with the following settings

      

8- Flood fill your selection with that pattern

9- Effects / Plugins / Transparency / Eliminate Black

10- Effects / Plugins / Simple / Zoom out and flip

Set the mode of that layer on Dodge or on another mode that will fetch your pattern out nicely

11- Selections / Invert

In your layer palette , activate the bottom layer as shown below

Effects / plugins / Penta com / Dots and cross default ( 72, 10, 2 )

12- Keep the selection !

Effects / Plugins / alien skin Eye candy 5 / Impact / Extrude as below

Selections / Select none

13- In your layers palette , activate the top layer

Set your Materials palette as below :

14-Add a new raster layer  and flood fill it with your light foreground colour

15- Layers / New mask layer / from image / choose the mask " Vix_Mask106.jpg" as below

That mask must be opened in your Psp even if it is minimized 

Adjust / Sharpness / Sharpen more

Layers / Merge group

Set the mode of that layer on to Dodge, lower its opacity to your liking ( 60 for me )

16- Effects / Image effects / Seamless tiling default

17-Add a new raster layer

Activate your brush tool, set as below , apply the brush "claudia_fairymist.PspBrush" with your light colour, in the top right hand corner of your tag ,as shown below :

18- Effects / Plugins / Mura's meister / copies as below :

19- Effects / Edge effects / enhance

Lower the opacity of that layer to your liking ( 30 for me )

20- Layers / Duplicate

Image / Flip

21- Activate the tube " Heart_13.pspimage", copy it and paste it as a new layer on to your tag

Effects / Image effects / Offset as below

Set the mode of that layer on to Luminance Legacy

You may prefer to colorize or paint that tube or even put the layer on another mode !!

22- Activate the tube "wordart_nature_biene.pspimage" or a text tube of your choice, copy it and paste it as a new layer on to your tag

Place like me or to your liking

23- Activate the tube "mtfp_358_©Marquis.pspimage"or a tube of your choice, copy it and paste it as a new layer on to your tag

 I did : Image / Mirror

Place like me or to your liking

24- Effects / 3d effets / Drop shadow of your choice ( 4, 4, 60, 20, Black for me )

25- Activate the tube "butterflies1.pspimage"or a tube of your choice, copy it and paste it as a new layer on to your tag

You may colorize that tube or use the effect Adjust / Hue and saturation / Hue map that allows you to keep several colours !

I have colorized my tube in pind ; you'll find it in my zip under the name of " butterflies2.pspimage"

Place like me or to your liking

26- Make sure everything is at the right place

Image / add some symmetrical borders of 1 pixel with a colour of your choice (Dark green for me )

27- Layers / Promote Background layer

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

29- Add a new raster layer

Layers / arrange / move down

Flood fill that new layer with your foreground gradient set on step 2 

30- Effects / Plugins / Filter factory S / Fractal tiler / 179. 42

31- Effects / Plugins / Simple / 4 way average

32- Effects / Edge effects / Enhance more

33- Effects / Plugins / AP01 (Innovations) / Line silver lining / Dot grid as below

34- Effects / Plugins / Filter Factory S / Blured mesh / 0, 10, 0, 0

35- Add a new raster layer and appy your signature

36- Image / add some symmetrical borders of 1 pixel with a colour of your choice (Dark green for me )

37 - 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 19th of March 2011

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