February 25, 2015

Lucky Twins




LUCKY TWINS TUTORIAL



Tutorial written by Marcia Salgado on January 25th, 2015
for those who have a working knowledge of PSP.
Any resemblance to any other tutorial is coincidental.
Do not copy and paste this tutorial anywhere on the net.
If you want to translate please ask first. 

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Material:

Tube: DiHalim, you can purchase it here  at S&Co. 
do not use without the proper #license.
PTU Kit 'Luckylandia' by Bibi's Collection, you can purchase it here at S&Co
Dee's template DD_Template_IrishGirls here 
Plugins: Eye Candy 6 > Gradient Glow (my preset here)
Penta.com > Jeans
Font: Bazar

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1. Open Dee's template, duplicate and close original. Click on right taupe square and merge down. With magic wand select both squares. Add a new layer. Use color #173b11 as the foreground color and #a2f79a as background color and create a Gradient: Style=Radial Angle=0 Repeats=7 Center Point:V-H=50. Fill selection. Deselect. Delete right taupe square layer. Click on sqaures layer. Use Eye Candy > Gradient > ms_glow1, change color to #173b11. Apply. Drop Shadow: 1-1-50-5.

2. Open BIBILUCKYLANDIA (22). Mirror. Flip. Copy and paste as new layer. Move it over right bottom square. Same drop shadow. Open BIBILUCKYLANDIA (36). Copy and paste as new layer. Move it over left upper square. Open BIBILUCKYLANDIA (70). Resize 50%. Copy and paste as new layer. Move it over cloud. Same drop shadow.

3. Click on large creme circle layer. Select the circle. Add new layer. Open BIBILUCKYLANDIA PAPERS (4). Go to your material palette and change the foreground color to pattern, look for the paper we open now and use the settings: Angle=0 Scale=50. Fill the selection with the paper. Deselect. Delete large creme circle layer. Apply same Eye Candy > Gradient Glow effect.

4. Click on large dotted circle. Adjust > Color Balance > Manual Color Correction > Manual target color selected, use black on first color option and white on second color option. Apply. The dotted line is now white.  Drop Shadow: 1-1-85-2. Delete light green square layer. --> In newer PSP versions you have to click on View > Customize > All Commands and look for Manual Color Correction and add it to your menu toolbar. 

5. Open BIBILUCKYLANDIA (21). Resize 60%. Copy and paste as new layer. Move it over right big circle side. Duplicate. Mirror. Merge down. Click on left white oval layer. Apply Eye Candy > Gradient eefect and same drop shadow. Click on right white oval layer and do the same. Click on left green oval layer. Using Manual Color Correction change the original color to #173b11. Apply filter Penta.com > Jeans > Default (62,4). Same drop Shadow. Click on right green oval layer and do the same.

6. Open BIBILUCKYLANDIA (45). Resize 40%. Mirror. Copy and paste as new layer. Move over left side of left green oval. en BIBILUCKYLANDIA (33). Mirror. Copy and paste as new layer. Move it to same place. Open BIBILUCKYLANDIA (29). Copy and paste as new layer. Move it over top side of right green oval. Same drop shadow. Open BIBILUCKYLANDIA (37). Copy and paste as new layer. Place it over the mushrooms. Open BIBILUCKYLANDIA (54). Resize 20%. Copy and paste as new layer. Place her sitted over top mushroom. Same drop shadow. 

7. Click on taupe oval layer. Using Manual color correction change color to #a2f79a. Duplicate. Select the oval shape. Add new layer. Open BIBILUCKYLANDIA PAPERS (10). Use it as pattern in you Material Palette and fill the selection using same settings of step 3. Change Blend Mode to Soft Light. Edge Effects > Enhance. Click back on taupe oval layer. Apply same Eye Candy > Gradient Glow effect and drop shadow.

8. Click on Copy of taupe oval layer. Open BIBILUCKYLANDIA (20). Copy and paste as new layer. Move it over right side of the oval shape. Duplicate. Mirror. Move it a little down over left side of oval shape. Merge down. Open BIBILUCKYLANDIA (64). Resize 60%. Copy and paste as new layer. Move it to the bootom of the tag. See mine as reference. Open BIBILUCKYLANDIA (66). Copy and paste as new layer. Move to bottom left of oval shape.

9. Click on glittered shamrock white layer. Apply same Eye Candy > Gradient Glow effect and same drop shadow. Click on glittered shamrock green layer. Adjust > Hue and Saturation > Colorize > Hue=78 Saturation=99. Apply same Eye Candy > Gradient Glow effect and same drop shadow. Open BIBILUCKYLANDIA (44). Copy and paste as new layer. Move it upper shamrock shape. Erase on sides. Low layer opacity to 78.

10. Click on optional brush layer and move it under right creme circle layer. Using Manual Color Corrrection change color to #a2f79a. Click on right creme circle layer. Select it. Open BIBILUCKYLANDIA PAPERS (5).  Copy and paste as a new layer. Place over the circle. Selections > Invert. Delete. Paste your tube and place it over the circle. Delete. Deselect. Click on left creme circle layer and do the same. Apply a suitable shadow to your tube.

11. Click on dotted circles layer and usinh Manual Color Corrections change the color to white. Drop Shadow: 1-1-50-5. Open BIBILUCKYLANDIA (80). Resize 40%. Copy and paste as new layer. Move it over the head of the left tube. Duplicate and place ot over the jead of second tube. Click on wordart white layer. Apply same Eye Candy > Gradient Glow effect. Click pn magic ptu font layer. Using Manual Color Correction change color to #173b11. Open BIBILUCKYLANDIA (61). Resize 20%. Use it over the "i" dot. Same drop shadow.

12. Selections > Select All. Selections > Clip to canvas. Image > Crop to selection. Resize the tags if you want to. Add copyright info and #license. Add your name. Save as PNG.