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 VM Instant Art   ici

L and K's / Dimitri ici

Simple    ici

Andromeda (does not require installing)  ici

AFS Import- Sqborder2     ici

 EyeCandy 5 Impact   ici

Flaming Pear    ici

Mura's Meister  ici

Richard Rosenman  ici

Adjust Variation   ici

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Before you start


Open PSP Open your material Open / tubes duplicate and close originals .

Open then Minimize the mask in PSP.

Put filters in their proper folders .

Brushes and other tools in their respective folders .

To import presets Eye candy / Double-click the file it will automatically install


For older versions of PSP

may be that you are having trouble opening the tubes

Just click OK

and the tube can be used. Thanks Renée



This lesson was made in version X6 , but can easily be made in previous version.

Mail me if you encounter some difficulties. In earlier versions, merging down layers with different blend mode and/or opacity, can result in a slightly different effect.

The option Image - mirror/flip is no longer available in PSP versions newer than X3,

please use the script


Let's Start


- Material Properties: Foreground color to color: #eadcc1 Background color to color : #7c644a

- Prepare a Sunburst Gradient as configured

1. File - New - New Image: 1015 x 655 pixels transparent

2. Flood Fill Tool: Fill the layer with the gradient

3. Layers - New Raster Layer

4. Effects -Plugins - VM Instant Art - Three Cuts

- Change the Blend mode to "Multiply"

5. Layers- New Mask layer from Image and choose Mask: ''1250181968 nikita masque.jpg''

6. Layers- Merge- Merge Group

7. Effects - Image Effects- Seamless Tiling

8. Effects  - Plugins- L and K's / Dimitri / 100

9. Layers- Merge- Merge- Down

10. Effects -Plugins - Simple - 4 Way Average

11. Layers - New Raster Layer

12. Selections-Custom selection with these settings

13. Activate tube '' KrysMiststeampunk-25-04-14-021''/ Edit/copy-Edit past into selection

14. Effects - 3D Effects- Drop Shadow   1/1/100/11 black

15. Selections - Deselect all

16. Layers- Duplicate

17. Effects- Distortion Effects -Lens Distortion-Fisheye

18. Effects - 3D Effects- Drop Shadow  1/1/100/11 black

Layer Palette look like this now:

19. Effects- Distortion Effects - Lens Distortion- Barrel- Color-BG-Color

20. With your magic wand- mode Add-shift /RGB .

21.Select the 4 brown parts like this

22. Effects  - Plugins - AFS Import- Sqborder2/ default 141/34/215

23. Selections- Promote selection to layer

24. Selections- Select none

25. Effects - Plugins - EyeCandy 5 Impact - Perspective shadow-Preset ''steampunk-12_shadow''

26. Effects _Plugins - Flaming Pear - Lacquer /Preset/ click on the red arrow and load your preset  " steampunk-12_Lacquer settings'' Is in the zip-file>Presets

Or manually set (If you have another version of the filter, just take the preset and automatically will change some data,In «Glue» jack is not there (Grad colors white and black « Glue »normal mode)

27.Activate the bottom of the layer palette (Raster 1)

28. Effects -Plugins - Adjust Variation /click 1 X on original and 2 X on Lighter

29. Layers- Merge- Merge Visible

30. Effects -Plugins -Flaming Pear - Flood

31. Layers- Duplicate

32. Effects - Plugins - Andromeda - Perspective / Side Walls /Preset /IT Wrongside


33. Effects - Image Effects-Offset

34. Activate the bottom of the layer palette (fusionné)

35. Effects  - Plugins - Simple -Top left mirror

36. Adjust-Heu and Saturation- Vibrancy

37. Activate your top layer in your layer palette

38. Layers- Newe raster layer

39. Selections-Custom selection with these settings

40. Prepare a linear gradient configured like this.

41. Flood Fill Tool: Fill the selection with the gradient

42. Selections- Select none

43. Effects - Reflections Effects- Feedback

44 . Change the blend mode to "Overlay"

45. Layers- Duplicate

46.Effects- Distortion Effects- Polar Coordinates-Rectangular to polar


47. Layers-Merge- Merge- Down

Let the blend mode to "Overlay" .Opacity 69%

48.Activate the bottom of the layer palette (fusionné)

49. Layers- Duplicate

50. Effects-Plugins - Mura's Meister - Perspective Tilling

51.Effects - Distortion Effects -Warp

52. Effects - 3D Effects- Drop Shadow /with the same settings

Activate the top of the layerpalette

53. Activate tube ''KrysMiststeampunk-25-04-14-051.pspimage''(remove the watermark on the left) /Image Resize 55 %/ Edit/copy -Edit/paste as a new Layer and place the tube at the right place

54. Layers- Merge- Merge Visible

55. Image - Canvas Size

56.With the magic wand select the transparent left side

57. Layers - New Raster Layer

58. Activate tube ''steampunk_12_image1"/Edit/copy-Edit past into selection

59. Effects - 3D Effects- Drop Shadow 8/14/100/11 black

60. Selections - Deselect all

61. Layers- Duplicate- Image mirror

62. Activate tube "montant retravaillé" (KRYSSTEAMPUNK-25-O4-14-052BIS )''/Edit/copy -Edit/paste as a new Layer

move as shown

63. Activate tube "KRYSSTEAMPUNK-25-O4-14-052BIS '' activate raster 1 of this tube/Image Resize 45% /Edit/copy -Edit/paste as a new Layer and place the tube at the right place

64. Activate tube''steampunk_12_titre '' Edit/copy -Edit/paste as a new Layer and place the tube at the right place .Change the blend mode to "Hard Light"

65. Activate tube:"Steampunk_12-Affice"Edit/copy -Edit/paste as a new Layer and place the tube at the right place

66. Layers- Merge- Merge Visible

67. Effects -Plugins - Richard Rosenman - Solid border /color #56606c

68. Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked: 10 pixels white

69. Image Resize 70%


I hope you enjoyed this lesson


This lesson was written by Renée 26-04-2014

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Any resemblance with an existing lesson is merely a coincidence


Don't forget to thank the people who work for us and with us. I named the tubeurs - Testers and the translators.

Thanks Renée




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