you will enjoy creating this little blue glass mister to add
to your tube
thought it would be a nice addition to those floral scenes we
to create so I had to try to create it in Paint Shop!
Pro 8, the 30 day trial version
Blade Pro free demo and my copper mister preset
Unzip this to your Flaming Pear/SuperBladePro/environments and textures
Candy 4000 demo version has the Glass filter available for this
Unzip this to your Eye Candy 4000/Eye Candy 4000
here. Unzip this to your selections folder.
you haven't already, you will need to create a Selection folder
Documents. You should make a new sub folder called "BlueGlassPlantMister" and
unzip the selections to this folder. Then in PSP8 and go to
File/Preferences/File Locations. Find "Selections" in
the menu on the left
and hi-light it. In the right panel click on "Add" then
"Browse". Browse to
My Documents/Selection folders/BlueGlassPlantMister.
Put a check mark in the "Scan Subfolders" and "Enable
**I recommend making a *new folder* for any selections you have
different tutorials and enable the path to that folder when doing
If you don't do this, you will have all your selections in
one big jumbled mess in PSP8. **
was created on August 1, 2002 and
rewritten for Version 8 n July 2, 2004.
Let's get started!
Open a 400 x 400 transparent image. Go to Selections/Load/Save
Selections/Load Selection from Disk and choose the "glass bottom_gh.sel" and
with #000080. You can name this layer glass bottom. Selections/Select
2. In your
Layer palette add a new raster layer.
Name it tubing. Go to Selections/Load/Save
Selections/Load Selection from Disk and choose the "tubing_gh.sel".
this with white. Now go to Effects, Plugins, Flaming Pear, Super
Blade Pro and locate your copper mister_gh and apply this to your
tubing. It looks like a cactus, I know! I used my copper mister
preset in Super Blade Pro for this and the sprayer, but feel free
to use any effect you like. Selections/Select None.
Add a new raster layer. Name it Glass. Go to Selections/Load/Save
Selections/Load Selection from Disk and choose the "blue glass_gh.sel".
your selection with #000080.
Go to Effects/Plugins/Eye Candy 4000/ Glass and look in the "Settings" drop
down menu and locate the blue mister_gh preset and apply it to
your glass. Go to your layer palette and lower the opacity of
your Glass layer to 55. Selections/Select None.
4. Add a new
raster layer and call it Sprayer.
Go to Selections/Load/Save
Selections/Load Selection from Disk and select the "sprayer top_gh.sel".
Flood fill the
selection with white. Now go to Effects/ Plugins/Flaming Pear/SuperBladePro
and apply your "copper mister_gh" preset or whatever
effect you have chosen to use. Selections/Select None.
5. Now you
will see a little bright green line at the bottom of the sprayer
the needs to be removed. You will want to Zoom
in for this step.
Using your Selection Tool l,
set to Rectangle, Replace, Feather: 0, Anitalias: unchecked, make
a rectangular selection, see below. Then go to Edit/Cut. Selections/Select
To finish up,
go to Layers/Merge/Merge Visible. Now save it as a tube!
There you have your new Blue Glass plant mister tube!
I hope you
have enjoyed this tutorial!
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