I thought I would show you how to work with Alpha
Plugin I used was
Filters Unlimited 2.0
Here in this
are the supplies you will need for this project..
Supplied is a gradient.. put it in your
In the zip is the file
BaseSel.pspimage, open it up.. Also the two psp tubes
supplied the Bouquet and the MotherNchild, minimize them for use
I also supplied 2 fonts that I used.. you can use
your own... if you want.
REMEMBER TO SAVE OFTEN!!!
#1. On the BaseSel.pspimage
fill with the gradient I supplied in the zip..
RoseyPeach.jgd use the settings below...then add a new
#2. Go to Selections/ load-save
selection/load selection from Alpha Channel.
Choose NC-1. You will notice that on your canvas
that it will have a selection there with the 'marching ants'.
#3. Fill this layer with the same gradient using
#4. Apply a bevel after you have filled it with
Should look like this.
While its still selected.. *not shown*
#5. Apply the
Filters Unlimited/striped paper, fine with these
settings. Select NONE
ADD a new layer
You canvas should look like this now..
#6. go to Selections/load-save selection/load
selection from Alpha Channel
and pick the NC-2 and load
#7. Fill with your gradient.. but this time set
the angle to 45 Invert checked 0 repeats. Select NONE and add a new
#8. Load your next selection like before choosing
the NC-3 an oval. fill with #d68478
#9. go to Selections/modify/contract. Contract by
#10. Fill with the gradient set to angle 45
repeats 0 invert checked
#11. Time to put the tubes on there.. open
your bouquet tube and
copy and paste on NEW layer and
position it on the right, as shown.
Then the mother and child tube position over the
#12. Merge all layers flattened... and SAVE AS
Your done all except your text.. Best way is to
SAVE this original
one with out TEXT then apply the text if you
want and RENAME to something else...
so you will always have the original.. that's a
GOOD RULE OF THUMB to get into..
Hope you enjoyed this tutorial...
Toodles till the next tutorial.