Welcome to my Christmas Ornament
by A Jeffery 15.11.02
tutorial assumes a working knowledge of
make this you will need:-
Pro....download a trial version Here.
a trial version Here.
presets zip Here
into your enviroments and textures folder.
supplies zip Here
the bows and beads. You may like to
the bows. If not mimimize both images
your Psp workspace. Put the selection into your
folder. Put the Sinedots cfg into your
folder or where ever you prefer to keep them.
the gradient into your Psp Gradient folder.
lets get started .
to save often!
a new image 400x400 transparent. I like a nice
in....Lol.Open a new layer and name it colour1.
ornament.sel from your selections folder. I
realise you probably
how to make a circle.....Smile. I just wanted to
you started with one that was the correct size.
colour is a matter of choice. I floodfilled with
white and then used
'bluesome' SuperBladePro preset just to give my
bauble a bit of substance.
bauble should now look like this if you have used
not deselect. Add a new Raster layer. Call it
colour2. This is the bit I love.
with a gradient. The choice is yours but it is
best kept simple.
is the colour I have used. I cannot remember
who's it is, if it is yours
let me know so I can give proper credit.
it with these settings.
let's play. Make sure that the new gradient layer
colour2 is highlighted.
on the arrow on the far right of the layer
palette and select Hue from the
depending on what colour or gradient you have
can achieve some wonderful effects using these
Layer Blend Modes.
this case I have used Hue and my bauble now has a
rich metallic look to it.
other layer blend modes if you wish,some look
better than others.)
has also maintained its depth. If you are happy
with your choice.
these two layers Effects-Sharpen-Sharpen.
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