a new raster layer and call it 'mesh'.
the box at the bottom, click Open
and find the sb_Curve1 cfg file and open.
on the little arrow and choose sb_LatticeSphere1
from the drop down menu.
the default settings. Click Ok.
the colour is not white,click in the colour box
and change it.
all. Selections-Float. Selections-Modify
Expand by 1.
Floodfill with white. You may need to zoom
in to see what
you are doing.
Bladepro. Choose Dee's Amber shimmer.
Shadow with these settings.
Vert=1, Opacity=60,Blur=0 colour #9D380B.
Now would be a
good time to save.
This is what you
should have so far.
Open a new
Raster Layer and call it 'stand'. Load the stand
Floodfill with white.
Amber Shimmer Preset. Effects-Sharpen-Sharpen
Shadow with the following settings:-
Horiz 1 Vert 1 Opac 100 Blur 3.7.
Okay now we can
add the jewels.
Open a new image
100x100 transparent. Floodfill this with a dark
to make it
easier to see what you are working on.
Add a new Raster
foreground and background to #FFFFFF(White).
Preset Shapes and choose a flower shape. I chose
Flower 7. Pull
out the shape to fill about half of your canvas.
Raster. Using your Magic Wand click on the canvas
Filters-SuperBladePro. Choose Dee's Amber
Shadow. Use the same settings as before.
Add a new Raster
Selection tool to add a small circle in the
white and use a BladePro preset that you like.
It is best to
choose something bright and gem like.
You may prefer
to set a jewel tube in the center.
When you are
satisfied, merge visible layers and tube.
I have provided
the pearl and the gold link for
you to use if
you require them.
Set your tube to
45%. When you make images small they
lose some of
their clarity and colour, so when I completed
my decoration I
used the Effects-Enhance Photo-Automatic
Put each of your
first four gems on a separate layer then
X out the egg
layer and Merge visible when you are pleased with
the placing of
This way you can
decorate in groups of four.
I did the same
with my pearls.
ornament at the top is optional. I
wanted to place
something at the top to just finish
If you have
tubed it, place it on a new Raster layer
and posistion it
in the middle.
activate the ornament by clicking on it.
Copy then Paste
as a new layer.
When you have
decorated your egg merge visible layers and SAVE.
I hope you have
enjoyed making this egg.
If you have any
problems with my tutorial, do not
hesitate to mail
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