Tutorial By Marleschka
This tutorial was made in PSP X2 but I am sure could be done in any version. I have made all the tubes except for 1, from stock free photos. All you will need is in the zip file. You can get my zipped file Here.
You will also need the filter Graphics Plus. Lady Tube is from 1Patries. Please Note: All Layers Are Turned Off On Tubes. Bring the tubes up in PSP.
( 1 ) Open a new 700 x 500 transparent Image.
( 2 ) With your foreground on #808d6a and your background on #e5c04f make a foreground background gradient with these settings, style linear, angle 0 repeats 1, invert not checked and flood fill your image. Adjust, Blur, Gaussian Blur set at 50.
( 3 ) New layer. Copy the tube bg and paste as a new layer onto your image.
( 4 ) Copy the tube man and paste as a new layer onto your image. Place him at the top left of your image. Put the blend mode on LuminanceL. Effects 3D effects, drop shadow with these settings, V -4, H 4, opacity 50, blur 15 and color white.
( 5 ) Copy the tube 1Patries_Devotion-scanfemale- gigi-30-11-07small and paste as a new layer onto your image. Resize her by 55% and place her to the bottom right of your image. Effects 3D effects, drop shadow with these settings, V -4, H 4, opacity 50, blur 10 and color white. Place the blend mode on LuminanceL.
( 6 ) Take your eraser tool size 86, hardness 0 and opacity 50. Make sure you are on you bg layer and erase it from the ladies face and around her and also the mans face.
( 7 ) Copy the tube door and paste as a new layer onto your image. Place it at the top right of your image. Place the blend mode on LuminanceL and the opacity to 60.
( 8 ) Copy the tube text and paste as a new layer onto your image. Place it at the top center of your image. Merge all layers.
( 9 ) Image add boders 1, color black.
( 10 ) Image add boders 25, color #808d6a
( 11 ) Image add boders 1, color black.
( 12 ) With your magic wand select the green border, switch your foreground. background colors and flood fill with your gradient. Keep selected.
(13 ) Effects, Graphics Plus, Cross Shadow, have all the sliders on 50 except the last one which should stay at 128. Selections select none.
(14) Resize your image and place your name on it if you wish, save as a jpg and you are finished.
I hope you have enjoyed this tutorial.