; } steampunk_6



New Translations

In[Dutch ]by Marion


In [English ] by Marion


In [Italiens] by Graziella


In [German] by Marion




Translations here




in the folder

Graphic Plus

- AFS[ Import] - AFHspaz1

AFS[import] /Zigzagge


L and K's / Marya et Pia


Unlimited Sapphire 001 - Sapphire Plugin_00196


Mura's meister

 Photo Swizzle

EyeCandy 5 Impact

Penta Com



to my website



Tubes are of




Krysdesign and Liz verhage

Tubed specifically for this lesson.


These tubes were received from tubeurs sharing groups .

Or found by me searching on the net I am grateful to have been given permission these beautiful tubes

so please use any copyright information as needed.

If one of these tubes is yours, Contact me

so I can make a link to your site

or remove it

Thanks Renée




Download material here




Before you start


Open PSP

Open your material

Open / tubes duplicate and close originals

Open then Minimize the mask in PSP

Put filters in their proper folders

Brushes and other tools in their respective folders

To import presets Eye candy / Double-click the file it will automatically install


For older versions of PSP

may be that you are having trouble opening the tubes

Just click OK and the tube can be used.




This lesson was made in version X6 , but can easily be made in previous version.

Mail me if you encounter some difficulties. In earlier versions, merging down layers with different blend mode and/or opacity, can result in a slightly different effect.

The option Image - mirror/flip is no longer available in PSP versions newer than X3, please use the script


Let's begin


1. Open the Image '' fond _steampunk_6"Promote Background Layer = raster 1

2. Layers-Duplicate

3. Effects- Plugins L and K's /Pia  54

4. Image-Rotate Right /Repeat: Effects-Plugins L an k's /Pia 54

Image -Rotate Left


6. Effects -Plugins L and K's / Marya

7. Effects - Plugins Transparency - Eliminate Black

8. Effet -Plugins Simple -  Blintz

9. Effet - Plugins Simple - Diamonds

10.Layers-Duplicate-Image Mirror

Layers-Merge-Merge Down

11. Activate the layer underneath (Copie de Raster 1)

12. Effects -Plugins Unlimited Sapphire 001 - Sapphire Plugin_0096

13. Effects -Plugins Mura's meister - Perspective Tilling

14. Effects - Distortion Effects-Twirl

- Aktivate the top of the Layers palette(Copie(2) sur Raster 1

15. Effects -Plugins Photo Swizzle / Button maker

16.  Effects - Geometrie Effects - Spherize

17. Effects - Plugins EyeCandy 5 Impact - Extrude /Preset ''steampunk6_extrude''

18. Selections - load/save selection - load selection from disk and choose '' Steampunk6_1'' / Delete

- Selections- Select none

19. Open the tube ''calguismiststeampunk26012014''/Image Resize 65 % /Edit/copy -Edit/paste as a new Layer and place

20. Layer-Palette: Blend Mode " Exclusion"

21. Layers-New raster layer

22. Material Properties: Foregroundcolor to gradient "aynewone14.jgd''/ Prepare a linear Gradient as configured

23. Flood Fill Tool: Fill the layer with the gradient

24. Effects  - Plugins Mura's Meister -Pole Transformation

25. Effects - 3D Effects -Drop shadow   0/0/77/38 black

26. Layers-Duplicate

27. Effects - Geometrie Effects Circle- transparent

Layer-Palette: Blend Mode " Screen"

Layer Palette look like this now:

. Activate the layer underneath raster 3

28. Effects- Distortion Effects - Wave

29. Adjust-Blur-Radial Blur

30. Effects -Plugins Penta Com / Color Dot   90/2/255/255/255

Aktivate the top of the Layers palette

31. Layers-New raster layer.

32. Selections - load/save selection - load selection from disk and choose ''steampunk6-2"  / Flood Fill Tool: Fill the selection with the gradient (the same settings)

- Selections - Deselect all

33. Layers-Duplicate

34. Effects - Image Effects - Offset H= - 65et V = 0 transparent

35. Layers-Merge-Merge Down

36. Effects  - Plugins Penta Com /Color dot

37.  Adjust- Add Noise/Remove Noise-Add Noise

38.  Effects - Image Effects- Seamless Tilling

39. Layers-Duplicate /Image Mirror /Layer Palette: Blend Mode "Difference"

Layer Palette look like this now:

40. Open the tube ''Kryssteampunk-09-14-012'' /Edit/copy -Edit/paste as a new Layer and place on the left

Layers-Arrange-2x Arrange Down /Layer-Palette: Blend Mode " Luminance"

You have this resulte


Aktivate the top of the Layers palette

41. Open the tube ''Lize-steampunk5'' /Image Resize 65% /Edit/copy -Edit/paste as a new layer and place

42. Aktivate your Pen Tool: - Line Style: ''krisslashbox'' (in the folder)Place it in your map line styles PSP.

Draw two lines (Look at the great example) Color : #919191/Width 2

43. Layers-New raster layer.

44. Material Properties: Foregroundcolor gradient '' aynewone14.jgd''/ /Prepare a linear Gradient as configured

Flood Fill Tool: Fill the layer with the gradient

45. Open the Mask ''Narah_mask_0405/ Image Mirror of the mask

Layers-New mask layer from image ''Narah_mask_0405.jpg''

Layers- Merge-Merge Group

46. Selections-Custom Selection with these settings:

47.Selections-Promote selection to layer

48.  Effects -Plugns Unlimited - AFS[ Import] - AFHspaz1(in the folder)

Layer Palette: Lower the opacity to 53%

- Selections - Deselect all

49. Material Properties: Foregroundcolor to color white. Layers-New raster layer

50. Aktivate the Paint Brush Tool: looking for my brush steampunk 6 / and then click 3 or 4 times (see example)

51. Open the tube ''Steampunk6_coeur'' / Edit/copy -Edit/paste as a new Layer and place

52. Layer-Palette: Blend Mode " Luminance Legacy "

53.  Layers-Merge-Merge Visible

54. Effects -Plugins Graphic Plus - Cross shadow

55. Edit/copy

56. Image - Add Borders - Symmetric 2 pixels black

57. Image - Add Borders - Symmetric 2 pixels white

58. Image - Add Borders - Symmetric 2 pixels black

59. Image - Add Borders - Symmetric 40 pixels color #471b5b

60. Image - Add Borders - Symmetric 2 pixels black

61. Image - Add Borders - Symmetric 15pixels white

62. Image - Add Borders - Symmetric 2 pixels black

63. With your magic wand select the border of 40 pixels

Edit paste in the selection

64. Adjust-Blur-Gaussian Blur: Radius 31

65. Effects-Plugins AFS[import] /Zigzagge

66. Selections - Deselect all

Image Resize 1025 pixels Width


That's it !! You've done it !


This lesson was written by Renée 13/02/2014

Created the



Any resemblance with an existing lesson is merely a coincidence


Don't forget to thank the people who work for us and with us. I named the tubeurs - Testers and the translators

Thanks Renée.





I am part of Tutorial Writers Inc.

My tutorials are regularly recorded



Your Gallerie click here