Note: ... There are no outside plug-ins used in this tutorial

 

Finished Frame

 

 

Open Tube in PSP ..... Select two colors from the Tube ... I used these:

 

COLOR LIGHT # 9b8674

COLOR DARK # 120c04

 

Make a radial gradient with these values: Angle 45 ... Repeats 7 , Invert Checked

GRADIENTE FONDO.jpg

Step 1 .- Copy the Tube and save the Original

  imageCOPIAR.jpg

Paste as a new image

Layers ... New Raster Layer ... Send to Back ... With your paint tool fill this layer with the gradient ... Distortion Effect

PASO 1 EFECTOS DISTORSION.jpg

... These values for Twirl:  700 degrees

PASO 1 TORCIDO.jpg

Repeat twirl 2 times more ... Merge all layers ...Set

aside for now.

 PASO 1 FUSIONAR.jpg

 

Step 2. -  Transparent File New ... with these dimensions .... 600 Width by 700 Height ...

ARCHIVO NUEVO.jpg

Select all

Activate the first image you did ... Copy ... go to your new image: Paste in the Selection

PEGAR EN SELECCION.jpg

Select None

NO SELECCIONAR.jpg

Step 3-   Create a Gradient with these properties ... Linear ... Angle .... 135 Repeats 2 ...Inverted ...

Background: Gold Pattern that will open in Attachment to these values ... Angle 40 ...Scale 75 ... PATRON.jpg  You may use this gold pattern if you wish, or any other gold pattern of your choice.

Right click to save:    an AngelKeeper file

 

Select All .... 3D EFFECTS Buttonize

PASO 3 EFECTOS 3D BOTON.jpg

 With these values ... Height 20 .... Width 20 ... Opacity 75 ... Transparent ... Color # 4a352a ...

BOTON.jpg

Select None

 

Step 4. - Image Add Borders symmetric 3 Color White ... Magic Wand with these Parameters ...

VARITA.jpg

Select the edge and fill it with the Pattern ... Deselect

Add borders 2 Color Dark ... 1 Color Light ... 2 Color Dark ... 1 Color Light  ... 2 Color Dark ...1 Color Light ... 2 Color Dark ... 3 Color White. Select the  white Border and fill it with the Pattern ... 15 Borders Color White ...select...Image Effects: ... Kaleidoscope with these values ... Horizontal Displacement 30 ... Vertical displacement 20 ... Scale Factor 20 ... Rotation Angle 70 ... Number of Petals 10... Number of Orbits 0... Radial 0 Select None ...

PASO 4  KALIDESCOPIO.jpg

With the Magic Wand and Pressing the Shift key ... Select the parts that are white ... and Fill them with the Gold Pattern ... Effects Inner Bevel

PASO 4 EFECTOS 3D BISEL.jpg

with these values .. Width 18 Smoothness .... 19 ...depth 2 ... Ambiente0 ... Bright 2 ... Angle 315 ... Intensity 45 ... Elevation 35 ...  Deselect

PASO 4 BISEL.jpg

Select all ... Select Edit ... PASO 4 SELECC MODIFICAR.jpg

Modify: Contract 15  ... Invert selection ... Inner Bevel same as above

Effects  3D Cutout..keep selected

PASO 4 EFECTOS 3D CORTE.jpg

PASO 4 CORTE.jpg

Effects: Drop Shadow

with these properties ... Vertical 1 ... Horizontal 1 ... Opacity

70 ... Blur 5 ... Color Black ... Do not mark the box where it says fill the inside with color… Repeat the drop shadow with -1 V and -1 H.  Deselect.

 

Step 5. - Image Add Borders symmetric 3 Color White ... With Magic Wand select the edge and fill it with the Pattern .Deselect.  Add Borders 2 Color Dark ... 1 Color Light ... 2 Color Dark ... 1 Color Light ... 2 Color Dark ... 1 Color Light ... 2 Color Dark ... 3 Color White ... Select the Border and fill it with the Pattern ... White ... Effects: Reflection: ... Kaleidoscope With these values ... Horizontal offset 30 ... Vertical offset 20 ... Scale Factor 20 ... Rotation Angle 70 ... Select None ...

PASO 5 KALIDESCOPIO.jpg

With the Magic Wand and Pressing the Shift key ... Select the parts that are white ... and Fill them with the Pattern ...Inner Bevel effect equal to that of Step 4 ... Deselect ... Select all ... Select Modify ...Contract 35 ... Invert ... Inner Bevel as before ... Effects: 3D effects  Cutout: with these properties .... Vertical 0 ... Horizontal 0 ... Opacity 100 ... Blur 15 ... Black Color ... Deselect.

PASO 5 CORTE.jpg

Resize to your liking, add you watermark, and tube copyright, if necessary.

Export as. jpg .... give it a name and go ....we're done!  I hope you had fun with this tutorial as I did creating it ... any questions or suggestions please write me m.quanil@gmail.com

Here is my result: (Bobbi)