When I first began looking at Paintshop pro sites
I was always fascinated by the pearl tubes.
I collected quite a few. Then whilst I was playing with
I discovered this preset and have done a
a mini tutorial on how to use it.
Paintshop Pro trial version
My Superbladepro preset
Unzip this into your Bladepro enviroments
and textures folder.
Step 1. Open a new image 200x200
transparent 16 mill colours.
Set your foreground colour to:-
Using your selection tool draw
an ellipse and flood fill with
your foreground colour.
Click on Images-Plugin Filters-Flaming Pear
and open Pearl1. preset.
This is what you should have now.
Keep your pearl selected and
click on Colours-Colourize.
Use these settings for a natural
Or you can colourize in any other
shade you would like.
Your pearl is now ready to tube
or use as you wish.
The beauty of this method is that you can
have any shape.
I hope you have enjoyed this tutorial.
The gold used on this page is
'Dee's Gold glass'
from her wonderful collection of
Bladepro presets thank you Dee.
If there is anything you do not understand
please email me.
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