SONG OF SPRING
This Tutorial was written by Denise D on 23rd March, 2019
from my own ideas.
Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely co-incidental and unintentional.
You may share my Tutorial with others.
All I ask that permission is asked and credit given to the links below.
http://escapingtopsp2.altervista.org/Home/homeb.html
and
https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/EscapingtoPSP/info

Please do not upload any of my completed Tutorial images onto sites
such as Fotki, Pinterest, Photobucket or similar

SONG OF SPRING

spreading the word

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Supplies

  Images:
arbuste taille.png
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VintageLittleGirlWithRosesandButterfliesCMBurdbyDonna.pspimage
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532 est - Fantasy.pspimage
Fallen Roses.png
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 Mask:
masque_7_franiemargot

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Font:
Aphrodite Stylistic

Plugins:

Alien Skin Eye Candy 3.0
OR
Alien Skin Eye Candy 4000
DSB Flux
MuRa's Seamless
Flaming Pear
VM Natural
&<Sandflower Specials"V">
(Import the last 3 filters  into Filters Unlimited 2.0)
Found here:
http://www.saturnelladesign.fr/pages/filtres.htm
http://www.maidiregrafica.eu/paginafiltri/filtri.html
Notes:
This Tutorial was created in PSP X9.... other versions may need adjustment
Some of the graphics may be from Free to Use sites or Share Groups. 
If you are the creator of one of these please let me know so that appropriate credit can be given. 
No infringement of copyright is intended or intentional.
Before opening PSP, download plugins and install

Please Note:   Offset settings provided in this tutorial may vary according to size of your image.
Please adjust to suit.

The settings remain the same throughout this Tutorial unless otherwise stated.
Set your Foreground colour to #87b1c3
Set your Background colour to  #ced67e 

Step One:

Place Mask in PSP Mask Folder
Install Font
Open graphics in PSP, duplicate (Shift D) and close the original.


File/New/New Image 900 pixels x 600 pixels as follows:

nk

Change Foreground Colour to Foreground/Background/Linear Gradient as follows:

linear

Flood Fill with Gradient

Step Two:
Layers/New Raster Layer
Selections/Select All
Maximise arbuste taille.png
Edit/Copy   Edit/Paste into Selection
Adjust/Blur/Radial Blur as follows:

blur

Selections/Select None
Layers/Merge/Merge Down

Step Three:
Layers/Duplicate
Effects/Plugins/Flaming Pear/Flexify as follows:

FLEXIFY

Adjust/Sharpness/Sharpen More
Effects/Plugins/Xero/Clarity as follows:

clarity

Effects/3D Effects/Inner Bevel as follows:

bevel

Step Four:
Still on Copy of Raster 1 Layer
Magic Wand with the following Settings:

mw

Select the following area:

select

Select Raster 1
Effects/Plugins/Filters Unlimited 2.0/VM Natural/Lakeside Reflection as follows:

lakeside

Effects/Edge Effects/Enhance
Selections/Select None

Step Five:
Select Copy of Raster 1 Layer
Select the area shown below with Magic Wand

select 2

Select Raster 1
Effects/Plugins/Filters Unlimited 2.0/VM Natural/Splash as follows:

splash

Effects/Edge Effects/Enhance More
Keep Selected

Step Six:
Layers/New Raster Layer
Maximise 532 est - Fantasy.pspimage
Edit/Copy   Edit/Paste as into Selection
Change Opacity to 50%
Selections/Select None
Layers/New Raster Layer
Flood Fill with Gradient
Layers/Load/Save Mask/Load Mask masque_7_franiemargot from Disk as follows:

mask

Effects/Edge Effects/Enhance
Layers/Merge/Merge Group
Effects/Plugins/MuRa's Seamless/Emboss at Alpha/Default Settings

Step Seven:
Change your Materials Box to look like this now:

MATERIALS

Text Tool with the following settings:

TEXT

TEXT2

Write:

Spring passes and one remembers one's innocence.

Objects/Align/Horizontal Centre
See my image for placement
Convert to Raster Layer
Decrease the size of your text and write
Yoko Ono
See my image for placement
Convert to Raster Layer
Layers/Merge/Merge Down
Effects/Plugins/MuRa's Seamless/Emboss at Alpha/Default Settings
Effects/3D Effects/Drop Shadow as follows:

ds text


Step Eight:
Image/Add Borders/8 pixels/Foreground Colour
Select with Magic Wand
Effects/Plugins/DSB Flux/Bright Noise as follows:

BRIGHT

Selections/Invert
Effects/3D Effects/Cutout as follows:

CUT OUT

Selections/Select None
Image/Add Borders/10 pixels/White
Select with Magic Wand
Change Foreground back to Gradient
Flood Fill with  Gradient
Effects/Plugins/Filters Unlimited 2.0/&<Sandflower Specials"V"> /Poolshadow as follows:

poolshadow

Effects/3D Effects/Inner Bevel as follows:

bevel

Selections/Select None
Image/Add Borders 8 pixels/
Background Colour
Select with Magic Wand
Effects/Plugins/DSB Flux/Bright Noise
Effects/Edge Effects/Enhance

Selections/Select None

Step Nine:
Image/Add Borders/20 pixels/White
Select with Magic Wand
Flood fill with Foreground Gradient
Effects/Texture Effects/Weave as follows:

weave

Effects/Edge Effects/Enhance
Selections/Select None
Image/Add Borders/1 pixel/Foreground Colour
Image/Add Borders/10 pixels/Background Colour
Select with Magic Wand
Effects/Plugins/DSB Flux/Bright Noise
Effects/Edge Effects/Enhance
Selections/Select None
Image/Add Borders/15 pixels/White
Select with Magic Wand
Flood Fill with Gradient
Effects/Plugins/Filters Unlimited 2.0/&<Sandflower Specials"V"> /Poolshadow
Effects/3D Effects/Inner Bevel
Selections/Select None
Image/Add Borders/8 pixels/Background Colour

Select with Magic Wand
Effects/Plugins/DSB Flux/Bright Noise
Effects/Edge Effects/Enhance
Selections/Select All
Selections/Modify/Contract 32 pixels
Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 3.0/Drop Shadow as follows:

ds
OR
Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 4000/Shadowlab as follows:

shadowlab

Repeat Drop Shadow/Shadowlab/Direction 315
Selections/Select None

Step Ten:
Image/Add Borders/50 pixels/White
Select with Magic Wand
Flood Fill with Gradient
Effects/Plugins/Filters Unlimited 2.0/&<Sandflower Specials"V"> /Poolshadow
Selections/Modify/Contract 10 pixels
Layers/New Raster Layer
Flood Fill with Background Colour
Effects/Texture Effects/Weave BUT change Gap size 13 and Width to 16
Effects/Edge Effects/Enhance
Effects/3D Effects/Inner Bevel as follows:

BEVEL2

Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 3.0/Drop Shadow
OR
Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 4000/Shadowlab
Repeat Drop Shadow/Shadowlab/Direction 135

Selections/Select None
Image/Add Borders/10 pixels/
Foreground Colour
Select with Magic Wand
Effects/Plugins/DSB Flux/Bright Noise
Effects/Edge Effects/Enhance
Selections/Select All
Selections/Modify/Contract 10 pixels

Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 3.0/Drop Shadow
OR
Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 4000/Shadowlab
Repeat Drop Shadow/Shadowlab/Direction 135
Selections/Select None

Step Eleven:

Maximise VintageLittleGirlWithRosesandButterfliesCMBurdbyDonna.pspimage
Edit/Copy   Edit/Paste as New Layer
Image/Mirror/Horizontal OR Image/Mirror
Image/Resize 60%
Adjust/Sharpness/Sharpen
Effects/Image Effects/Offset as follows:


OFFSET GIRL

Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 3.0/Drop Shadow
OR
Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 4000/Shadowlab

Step Twelve:
Maximise arbuste taille.png
Edit/Copy  Edit/Paste as New Layer
Image/Resize/120%
Adjust/Sharpness/Sharpen
Effects/Image Effects/Offset as follows:

offset tree

Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 3.0/Drop Shadow 
OR
Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 4000/Shadowlab

Maximise Fallen Roses.png
Edit/Copy  Edit/Paste as New Layer
Effects/Image Effects/Offset as follows:

OFFSET ROSES2

Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 3.0/Drop Shadow 
OR
Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 4000/Shadowlab

Layers/New Raster Layer
Add your Watermark
Layers/Merge All Flatten
Image/Resize/850 pixels wide - height will adjust itself
File/Export/JPEG Optimiser/Compression Value 20

I hope you have enjoyed this tutorial
A big thank you to the ladies who test my Tutorials
TESTERS' RESULTS

BETTY
BETTY

FRAN
FRAN

SHIRLEY
SHIRLEY NZ


FOR OTHER VERSIONS OF THE TUTORIAL
PLEASE GO TO:

http://escapingtopsp2.altervista.org/SongOfSpringVersions/SongOfSpringVersions.html

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