Sunday, 11 November 2012

Bottoms Up

Bottoms Up
Tutorial written by and © to Bits N Bobs 11th November 2012.
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Supplies needed.

Font of choice for your name.
I am using Alex Brush
Tube of  choice.
I am using one by Double Impact
Mine is DI0002 Raw series 2 and available at UpYourArt
Tube is not to be used without the correct licence.
Plugins needed.
AAA frames photoframe


Note
This tutorial was written in PSP 9.
Double click on your font and minimize.
Install your plugin.
Open a new image, 600 w x 250 h at 72 dpi.

1. Flood fill with a light colour from your tube.
I am using #fcf37b
Copy your tube and paste as a new layer.
Move the image so her bottom is showing.
Effects/ image effects / Seamless tiling.

Layers/ Properties, change the layers
 blend mode to Luminance.
Layers/ merge/ merge visible.
Effects/ plugins/ AAA Frames/ foto frame.
Settings below.


2. Copy your tube and paste as a new layer .
Move the image again so her bottom is showing.
Layers/ Properties, change the layers
 blend mode to Darken

3. Copy your tube and paste as a new layer .
Image/ re-size to 300 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Position towards the top right hand corner.

Layers/ Duplicate, Image/ mirror.
Layers/ merge/ merge down.
Add a drop shadow.
I am using H0, V0, O100, B9, colour #000000
Close all but the top layer, Layers/ new raster layer.
Layers/ merge/ merge visible.
Effects/ plugins/ AAA Frames/ foto frame.
Same settings as before.
Open all layers.
Layers/ Merge/ Merge visible.

4. Open a new image 150 x 150 for your avatar.
Copy your merged signature.
Paste as a new layer onto your avatar image.
Image/ re-size, all layers un-tabbed, re-size to 70
Position to your liking,
Layers/ merge/ merge visible.
Effects/ plugins/ AAA Frames/ foto frame.
Same settings as before but change the width to 10.
Add your copyright info to both files, add your name and initial and save.

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