Melody of Love
Melody of Love

This tutorial is my own design and any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental.
It was created in Paint Shop Pro X.
© April 2018 - Yvonne - Yorkshire Lass Designs - All rights reserved.


You will need the following to complete this tutorial:

bbichekissapas.pspimage
golden_heart_at_book.psp
music notes tube.psp
tubeclaudiaviza-mix189.pspimage
yp-text-melody-of-love.pspimage
yld-paris-skyline.pspimage

The above can be downloaded here
Supplies
Download and extract to a file on your computer.
Open tubes in PSP and minimise


Plugins

Penta.com - Color Dot

The above can be downloaded HERE
Download and extract to your Plugins folder

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Drag this arrow with you to mark your place in the tutorial
Drag and Drop Script from Dynamic Drive



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INSTRUCTIONS

STEP 1

Open a new canvas 800 x 600 transparent background

New Canvas

STEP 2

In the Materials Palette load
Foreground with #000000 Black and Background with #808080 Grey

Change Style to Gradient with the following settings

gradient

Fill layer with gradient

Adjust >> Blur >> Gaussian Blur
Radius = 70

Effects >> Plugins >> Penta.com >> Color Dot

penta.com

Effects >> Edge Effects >> Enhance

STEP 3

Maximise golden_hearts_at_book.psp
Edit >> Copy
Minimise original
Edit >> Paste as New Layer

Image >> Resize 165%
Resize all layers UNCHECKED

Effects >> Image Effects >> Offset

image offset

In the Layers Palette reduce opacity of this layer (RASTER2) to 73%

STEP 4

Maximise tubeclaudiaviza-mix189.pspimage
Edit >> Copy
Minimise original
Edit >> Paste as New Layer

STEP 5

Maximise yp-paris-skyline.pspimage
Edit >> Copy
Minimise original
Edit >> Paste as new Layer

Image >> Resize 90%
Resize all layers UNCHECKED

Image >> Free Rotate

free rotate

Effects >> Image Effects >> Offset

image offset

STEP 6

Select the Freehand Selection tool
Zoom in and while holding down the SHIFT key select the black bits on the ribbon
as shown below

lasso

Edit >> Clear

Layer >> Merge >> Merge Down

Image resize 85%
Resize all layers UNCHECKED

Effects >> Image Effects >> Offset

image offset

Adjust >> Sharpness >> Sharpen

Effects >> 3D Effects >> Drop Shadow

drop shadow

STEP 7

Maximise bbichekissapas.pspimage
Edit >> Copy
Minimise original
Edit >> Paste As New Layer

Effects >> Image Effects >> Offset

image offset

Effects >> 3D Effects >> Drop Shadow

drop shadow

STEP 8

Maximise music notes tube.psp
Edit >> Copy
Minimise original
Edit >> Paste as New Layer

Image >> Resize 210%
Resize all layers UNCHECKED

Effects >> Image Effects >> Offset

image offset

Effects >> 3D Effects >> Drop Shadow

drop shadow

STEP 9

Maximise yp-text-melody-of-love.pspimage
Edit >> Copy
Minimise original
Edit >> Paste as New Layer

Effects >> Image Effects >> Offset

image offset

Effects >> 3D Effects >> Drop Shadow

drop shadow

STEP 10

Layers >> New Raster Layer
Add your name and/or watermark


STEP 11

Image >> Add Borders

add borders

STEP 12

Image >> Add Borders

add borders

STEP 13

Resize if desired
Save as a jpg



I hope you enjoyed this tutorial.

If you have any questions or would like to show me your result
EMAIL ME

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