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Original tutorial here
Thank you Lorna for allowing me to translate your tutorials.


Kat created 1 of the tubes used here. Thanks you Kat.
MarieL shares her tubes in her Yahoo! sharing group here
Lamanouche shares her tubes in her Yahoo! sharing group here


May I point out that the tubes used here are strictly for personal use.
Do not change their names and watermarks and do not upload them on other websites.
Should you need to use these tubes for any other use than personal,
please contact the tubers first for permission.



You will need the supplies here

  1. Open and duplicate the tubes. Close originals

  2. Open a new image 600x450 px, transparent

  3. Materials palette => foreground #ede2ab and background #F4DEC6
  4. fill the image with the foreground colour

  5. Effects => Textures effects => Texture => texture 9 - with the following settings


  6. Open the tube Kat_0662. Right click => copy
    Paste as new layer on your working image.
    Place the tube on the left part of the image as shown on the tag above
    blend mode : luminance (Legacy)

  7. Open Lamanouche tube Those_fantastic_roaring_twenty's. Right click => copy
    Paste as new layer on your working image
    Place the tube on the right side of the image as shown on the tag above
    blend mode : luminance (Legacy)

  8. Layers palette => merge visible.
    Right click on the image => copy. Paste as new image.
    Put the original image aside

  9. Image => decrease colour depth => 2 colours palette with the following settings


  10. Right click => copy
    Open the original working image. Paste as new layer
    Layers palette => opacity 34% - blend mode : overlay

  11. Open again Lamanouche those_fantastic_roaring_twenty's tube. Right click => copy
    Paste as new layer in your working image
    Move the tube to match exactly the face under

  12. Image => mirror - blend mode => overlay
    Layers palette => merge visible

  13. Open the tube Marif_2006_septembre_misted_decor057. Right click => copy
    Paste as new layer in your working image
    Move it on the left side

  14. Adjust => Hue and saturation => colorize with the following settings


  15. Effects => 3D Effects => drop shadow with the following settings


  16. layers palette => merge visible

  17. Image => add borders 1 px #000000

  18. Image => add borders 2 px #ffffff
    Select the border with the magic wand and fill it with a pattern of your liking.
    Selections => selection none

  19. Add again a 1 px black border. Add your name.
    File => export as jpeg optimiser


You are done !
I hope you enjoyed doing this tutorial.

Translated by Silmaril, August 24th, 2008.

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