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Graphic Plus


ICNET Filters -Button & Frames

Mura's Meister

Eyecandy 5 -Impact

 Nick Color Effex Pro 3



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Tubed specifically for this lesson

These tubes were received from tubeurs sharing groups

Or found by me searching on the net I am grateful to have been given permission these beautiful tubes

so please use any copyright information as needed

If one of these tubes is yours, Contact me so I can make a link to your site or remove it

Thank you Renee




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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.




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 begin


1. Open the image ''fond_steampunk_5''/Promote Background Layer = Raster 1

2. Layers-New raster layer. Flood Fill tool : Fill the layer with this color : #c0c0c0

3. Layers-New mask layer from image and choose : ''mask_5""

4.Effects-Edge Effects-Enhance

Layers- Merge-Merge Group

 5. Effects-Plugins Graphic Plus / Vertical Blinds

6. Effects -Gometric Effects -Perspective horizontal

7. Layers-Duplicate

Activate the layer underneath (Groupe-Raster 2)

8. Effects-Plugins Unlimited -Toadies /Ommadawn

 Aktivate the top of the Layers palette (Copie de Groupe-Raster2) -

9. Effects -Plugins Unlimted -Toadies / 3D Supercheckers

Layer Palette: Blend Mode "Hard Light" and lower the opacity to 59%

10. Layers-New raster layer / Selections-Select All

11. Open the Tube ''image_1-Sreampunk5" Edit/copy -Edit/paste in the selection

Selections- Select none

12. Effects - 3D Effects -Drop shadow 10/1065/20 black

13.  Effects -Plugins ICNET Filters -Button & Frames- Bull's Eye

14. Selections-Custom Selection with these settings:

15. Selections-Promote selection to layer

16. Activate the layer underneath (Raster 2)/ Delete

- Selections- Select none

Layer Palette look like this now

Aktivate the top of the Layers palette (Sélection transformée)

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

18. Layers-Load/Save Mask-Load Mask from Disk: ''mask_ket_01.jpg''



Layers- Merge-Merge Group

19. Layers - New Raster Layer

20. Selections - load/save selection - load selection from disk and choose ''steampunk5_1''

21. Flood Fill tool : Fill the selection with this color #c0c0c0

22. Effects -Texture Effects -Texture / square (in the folder)

Selections - Deselect all

23. Effects -Plugins Eyecandy 5 -Impact - Extrude /Preset ''steampunk5_extrude''

24. Layers-Duplicate /Image Mirror/Image Flip

25. Layers-Merge-Merge Down

26. Effects- Distotion Effects - Warp

27. Effects - Plugins Nick Color Effex - Pro 3/ Bi colors Filters

28. Layers-New raster layer

29. Selections - load/save selection - load selection from disk and choose "steampunk5_2''

30. Selections-Modify-Expand 8 pixels /Flood Fill tool : Fill the selection with this color: #c0c0c0

31. Effects -Texture Effects -Texture / square /same settings

32. Effects- Plugins EyeCandy 5 Impact -Extrude

33. Effects-  Plugins EyeCandy 5 Impact - Glass - Preset ''steampunk5_glass'

- Selections-Select none

34. Effects - Distortion Effects -Warp

35. Layer-Palette: Blend Mode "Overlay"

36. Effects -Image Effects-Seamless Tilling

37. Layers-Duplicate

38. Open the tube ''steampunk5_image 2'' Edit/copy -Edit/paste as a new Layer and place

Layer-Palette: Blend Mode "Hard Light" .Lower the opacity tot 89%

Layer Palette look like this now

39. Activate the second bottom layer in your layer palette( Groupe-Raster 2) Layer-Palette: Blend Mode "Overlay"

40. Aktivate the top of the layer palette

41. Open the tube ''Liz_steampunk 16''/ Edit/copy -Edit/paste as a new layer and place

42. Effects -3 D Effects -Drop Shadow 7/4/80/50 white

43. Open the tube ''Lize-steampunk21'' /Image Resize 60 % -Edit/copy -Edit/paste as a new layer and place

44. Effects - Illumination Effects-Lights -Projecteur

45.Layers-Merge-Merge Visible

46. Adjust  - Sharpness-Sharpen More

47. Image - Add Borders - Symmetric 2 pixels color #bb6434

48. Image - Add Borders - Symmetric 2 pixels color # #c0c0c0

49. Image - Add Borders - Symmetric 2 pixels color #bb6434

50. Image - Add Borders - Symmetric 50 pixels #ffffff

51. Effects -Plugins Knoll Lens Flare

Open the Filter > Click on    Flare Style >>to open the second part /settings /Click oké and oké. See the example with the two blue arrows

52. Image - Add Borders - Symmetric 2 pixels color #bb6434

53. Image - Add Borders - Symmetric 2 pixels color # #c0c0c0

54  Image - Add Borders - Symmetric 2 pixels color #bb6434

55. With your magic wand select the border of 50 pixels

56. Selections-Promote selection to layer

57. Effects -Plugins Unlimited - Sapphire Filter 01// SapphirePlugin_0091

58. Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

59. Selections - Deselect all

60. Layers- Merge -Merge All ( Flatten)

61. Image Resize 1025 pixels width

I hope you enjoyed this lesson


This lesson was written by Renée  11/02/2014  




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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