Thanks to the creators of the tubes

Do not change the file names  

 

Materials can be found  here or here

Filters - Graphics Plus - Alien Skin Xenofex can be found  here

 

Thanks to the creators of the tubes

Do not change the filenames

 

1/Put the foreground color to #e3dfed and background color to #1c2e47 and make a gradient with these settings

 

2/ Open a transparent image of 500 x 500 pixels and flood fill with the gradient

Duplicate this layer in your layer palette

Image - flip

Image - mirror

 

3/ Activate the bottom layer in your layer palette

Effects - texture effect - blinds - with these settings

Now you see nothing of the blinds but you will see them later

4/ Activate the top layer in your layer palette

Effects - plug in filters - Alien Skin Xenofex - Puzzle - with these settings

Click two times on Knockout 10% Remaining

Effects - 3D effects - drop shadow - vertical and horizontal 5, opacity 50, blur 10 and color to black 

 

5/ Selections - select all

 Selections - modify - contract - 100 pixels

 

6/ Layer - new raster layer and flood fill with the gradient

Effects - texture effects - fine leather - with these settings

 

7/ Selections - modify - select selection borders - with these settings

Put your background to gold pattern: angle 0 - scale: 100 - and flood fill the selection borders with the gold pattern

Effects- 3D effects - inner bevel - with these settings

Selections - select none

Effects - 3d effects - drop shadow -vertical and horizontal 2, opacity 50, blur 10 and color to black

 Repeat this drop shadow but now with vertical and horizontal -2

 

8/ Duplicate this layer 2 times in your layer palette

 

9/ Activate the third layer in your layer palette

Image - free rotate - 15 degrees left 

Effects - texture effects - mosaic antique - with these settings

 

 

10/ Activate the second layer in your layer palette 

Image - free rotate - 15 degrees right

 

11/ Activate the top layer

Copy - Tubed_by_monique42_3568 - paste as a new layer

Image - resize - 58% - Do not check all resize layers - place it in the square entirely  left

 Effects - 3d effects - drop shadow - vertical and horizontal 18 opacity 50, blur 10 and color to black

Duplicate this layer in your layer palette

Image - mirror - place entirely right

Activate the layer below and put the blend mode in your layer palette to soft light

 

12/ Activate the top layer

The tube of the legs is still in memory - paste as a new layer - it is already at the right place

Effects - 3D effects - drop shadow - with the same settings as before 

 

13/ Image - add borders - 3pixels - any color - symmetrical checked

Select this border with your magic wand and flood fill with the gold pattern

Effects - 3D effects - inner bevel - with the same settings as before

Selections - select none

 

14/ Image - add borders - 40 pixels background color #1c2e47 - symmetrical checked

Select this border with your magic wand

Effects - texture effects - weave - with these settings

 

Effects - plug in filters - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - using default settings

Effects - 3D effects - inner bevel - with these settings

Selecties – niets selecteren

Selections - select none

 

15/ Image - add borders - 3pixels - any color - symmetrical checked

Select this border with your magic wand and flood fill with the gold pattern

Effects - 3D effects - inner bevel - repeat step 7

Selections - select none

 

16/ Copy text - Boots_MP - paste as a new layer and move it a bit more to the bottom

 Effects - 3d effects - drop shadow -vertical  15 , horizontal 0 opacity 60, blur 12 and color to black

 

17/ Layer - new raster layer and add your watermark

 

18/ Layers - merge - merge all

File - export jpeg optimizer

If you like... you can reduce your image to 500 pixels longest side.

 

This tut is done

Have fun to creating it

 

This tut is tested by Helma, Sonja and Tetsje

Thanks ladies

Sonja

 Tetsje

Helma

 Helma

 Written on march 18, 2009

 

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