Snowflakes

.: Karamella Version :.

Merci Manuela m'avoir autorisé a traduire ce Tutoriel
Thank you Manuela for the permission to translate this tutorial
Original Tutorial HERE

~. ~ Material ~.~
- Tubes
- Selections
- Masks
- Wordart
.: For my personnal translation , I used a tube woman by MMDesignz and the background by Mary :.

Donwload

~.~ Plugins ~.~

– Toadies » Blast 'n Blur
– Grapichs Plus » Cut Glass
– Grapichs Plus » Cross Shadow
– Tramage » Tow The Line
– Alien Skin Xenofex 2 » Constellation

~.~ Preparation ~.~

Open the masks in PSP and minimize-them
*.* For this tutorial, we need the following colors : *.*

#fbd0bf #dab49f #8a6d65 #93524c
 
 
 
 

- Set your Foreground to : #fbd0bf
- Set your Background to : #8a6d65
- Set your Foreground to the following Gradient:


~.~ Step 01 ~.~
- Menu File : New , Transparent 750x500 [Raster 1]
- Fill the layer with the Gradient
- Menu Adjust : Blur - Gaussian Blur : Raduis = 30

~.~ Step 02 ~.~
- Menu Layers : New Raster Layer [Raster 2]
- Menu Selections : Select All
- Open the file 'MR_Autumn Portrait by Artur K'
- Remove the watermarker
- Menu Edit : Copy
- Go back to your workspace
- Menu Edit : Past into Selection

~.~ Step 03 ~.~
- Menu Selections : Select None
- Menu Adjust : Sharpness - Sharpen
- Menu Effects : Image Effect - Seamless Tiling


~.~ Step 04 ~.~
- Menu Effects : Plugins - Toadies - Blast 'n Blur

- Menu Layers : Proprities - Opacity = 50
- Menu Layers : Merge - Merge visible [Merged]

~.~ Step 05 ~.~
- Menu Layers : New Raster Layer [Raster 1]
- Fill the new layer with the color : #dab49f
- Menu Layers : New Mask Layer - From Image : aditascreations_mask_geometric-10

- Menu Layers : Merge - Merge group [Group - Raster 1]
- Menu Adjust : Sharpness - Sharpen

~.~ Step 06 ~.~
- Menu Effects : Effets 3D - Drop shadow : V= 10, H= 10, Opacity= 45, Blur= 10, Color=#000000
- Menu Effects : Plugins - Graphics Plus - Cut Glass

- Menu Effects : Plugins - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow


~.~ Step 07 ~.~
- Menu Layers : Duplicate [Copy of Group - Raster 1]
- Menu Image : Flip
- Menu Layers : Merge - Merge Down [Group - Raster 1]

~.~ Step 08 ~.~
- Menu Selections : Select All
- Menu Selections : Modify - Contract : 35px
- Activate the layer on the bottom (Merged)
- Menu Selections : Promote selection to layer [Promoted Selection]
- Menu Layers : Arrange - Move Up
- Menu Layers : Proprities - Opacity = 70
- Menu Selections : Modify - Contract : 35px

~.~ Step 09 ~.~
- Menu Layers : New Raster Layer [Raster 1]
- Fill the selection with the color : #fbd0bf
- Menu Layers : Proprities - Opacity = 50
- Menu Selections : Modify - Contract : 15px

~.~ Step 10 ~.~
- Menu Layers : New Raster Layer [Raster 2]
- Open the file 'Winter-achtergronden-winter-wallpapers-winter-landschappen-8'
- Menu Edit : Copy
- Go back to your workspace
- Menu Edit : Past into Selection
- Menu Selections : Select None
- Menu Adjust : Sharpness - Sharpen

~.~ Step 11 ~.~
- Menu Layers : New Raster Layer [Raster 3]
- Fill the new layer with the color : #8a6d65
- Menu Layers : New Mask Layer - From Image : Ildiko_Desings_Created@Mask_r9 (18)

- Menu Layers : Merge - Merge group [Group - Raster 3]
- Menu Effects : Edge Effects - Enhance
- Menu Effects : Plugins - Grapichs Plus - Cross Shadow (Default)

- Menu Layers : Proprities - Blend Mode = Hard Light, Opacity= 75
- Menu Effects : Plugins - Tramage - Tow The Line - Standard

- Menu Effects : Effets 3D - Drop shadow : V= 10, H= 10, Opacity= 100, Blur= 10, Color=#93524c
- Menu Adjust : Sharpness - Sharpen

~.~ Step 12 ~.~
- Menu Layers : New Raster Layer [Raster 3]
- Fill the new layer with the white color : #ffffff
- Menu Layers : New Mask Layer - From Image : Ildiko_Desings_Created@Mask_&_di (3) (1)

- Menu Layers : Merge - Merge group [Group - Raster 3]
- Menu Effects : Edge Effects - Enhance
- Menu Image : Free Rotate :

- Menu Effects : Image Effect - Offset

- Menu Layers : Duplicate [Copy of Group - Raster 3]
- Menu Image : Mirror
- Menu Layers : Merge - Merge Down [Group - Raster 3]
- Menu Layers : Proprities - Opacity = 70

~.~ Step 13 ~.~
- Open the file 'MR_Autumn Portrait by Artur K'
- Menu Edit : Copy
- Go back to your workspace
- Menu Edit : Past as New Layer
- Menu Image : Resize : 75%, Resampling : Bicubic, Resize all layers not checked
- Menu Effects : Effets 3D - Drop shadow : V= 10, H= 10, Opacity= 50, Blur= 20, Color=#000000
- Activate the Pick Tool (Press K in your keyboard): Position X = 25 ; Position Y = 28
- Press M in your keyboard

~.~ Step 14 ~.~
- Open the file 'WA MDesign Snowflakes'
Or your own word using the font "CafeAroma" included in the folder material
- Menu Edit : Copy
- Go back to your workspace
- Menu Edit : Past as New Layer
- Activate the Pick Tool (Press K in your keyboard): Position X = 344 ; Position Y = 386
- Press M in your keyboard

~.~ Step 15 ~.~
- Menu Image : Add Borders : 2px ;Color :#8a6d65, Symetric checked
- Menu Image : Add Borders : 2px ;Color :#fbd0bf, Symetric checked
- Menu Image : Add Borders : 2px ;Color :#dab49f, Symetric checked
- Menu Image : Add Borders : 25px ;Color :#FFFFFF, Symetric checked
- Menu Image : Add Borders : 2px ;Color :#8a6d65, Symetric checked
- Menu Image : Add Borders : 2px ;Color :#fbd0bf, Symetric checked
- Menu Image : Add Borders : 2px ;Color :#dab49f, Symetric checked

~.~ Step 16 ~.~
- Menu Selections : Select All
- Menu Selections : Modify - Contract : 38px
- Menu Selections : Invert
- Menu Effects : Effets 3D - Drop shadow : V= 5, H= 5, Opacity= 50, Blur= 10, Color=#000000
- Menu Effects : Effets 3D - Drop shadow : V= -5, H= -5, Opacity= 50, Blur= 10, Color=#000000
- Menu Selections : Select None

~.~ Step 17 ~.~
- Menu Layers : New Raster Layer [Raster 1]
- Add your signiture
- Menu Layers : Merge - Merge visible [Merged]

~.~ Step 17 ~.~
- Open the file 'decosnow'
- Menu Edit : Copy
- Go back to your workspace
- Menu Edit : Past as New Layer
- Menu Image : Resize : 90%, Resampling : Bicubic, Resize all layers not checked
- Menu Adjust : Sharpness - Sharpen
- Menu Effects : Effets 3D - Drop shadow : V= 2, H= 2, Opacity= 25, Blur= 2, Color=#000000
- Menu Effects : Image Effect - Offset


~.~ Step 18 ~.~
*.* For the lovers of the animation, Please continue with the next steps *.*
- Menu Selections : Select All
- Menu Selections : Float
- Menu Selections : Defloat
- Menu Effects : Plugins - Alien Skin Xenofex 2 - Constellation

- Menu Selections : Select None
- Menu Edit : Copy Special - Copy Merged
*.* Open your AnimationShop Soft *.*
- Menu Edit : Past - As New Animation

~.~ Step 19 ~.~
- Go Back to PSP
- Click 2 times Undo Back
- Menu Effects : Plugins - Alien Skin Xenofex 2 - Constellation
With same configutation excepte Random speed to : 6799

- Menu Selections : Select None
- Menu Edit : Copy Special - Copy Merged
- Go Back to AnimationShop
- Menu Edit - Paste - After Current Frame

~.~ Step 20 ~.~
- Go Back to PSP
- Click 2 times Undo Back
- Menu Effects : Plugins - Alien Skin Xenofex 2 - Constellation
With same configutation excepte arrount speed to : 8769

- Menu Selections : Select None
- Menu Edit : Copy Special - Copy Merged
- Go Back to AnimationShop
- Menu Edit - Paste - After Current Frame

~.~ Step 21 ~.~
- Menu View : Animation
If you're satisfied with the result , so It's time to save your animation
- Menu File : Save As... , Keep Clicking Next and then finished

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@KaramellaDesign - 12 December 2016