Creative Discovery in PaintShop Pro
Lesson 6

You will need the Sydney Harbour Bridge image. Go to Unsplash to download it

Download then unzip to a folder where you store your images


First - Wait for the Video player to load
Then - You need to watch the video before doing lesson below - it has a lot more important information and explanations for you
You may do the lesson as you watch the video though
Also - Click the full screen button on the player to watch it full screen or you may not see all of the settings properly




Browse for the Sydney Harbour Bridge Image and open in PaintShop Pro
Duplicate the image - Shift + D and either minimize or close the original.

Go to Image > Resize
Resize by 15% with Lock Aspect Ratio Ticked - Sharpness at 85

Click OK

1. BLINDS


Go to Effects > Texture Effects > Blinds

    Use the following Settings :-
  • Width - 15
  • Opacity - 40
  • Colour - Mid Grey - from Recent Colours
  • Horizontal -Unticked
  • Light from left/top - Ticked
Click OK

    Repeat Blinds Effect changing the following:-
  • Colour - Black
  • Tick the Horizontal
Click OK

Save this as YourName-Lesson6a




2. MOSAIC ANTIQUE /GLASS

Go to Effects > Texture Effects > Mosaic Antique / Glass
Use either Mosaic Antique or Mosaic Glass and get creative and use your own settings.

Save this as YourName-Lesson6b

3. POLISHED STONE

Go to Effects > Texture Effects > Polished Stone

    Use the following Settings:-
  • Blur - 3
  • Detail - 5
  • Polishing - 10
  • Angle - 225
  • Colour - Light Grey
Click OK



Save this as YourName-Lesson6c


4. TILES

Go to Effects > Texture Effects > Tiles
Get creative and use your own settings

Click OK

Save this as YourName-Lesson6d


5.WEAVE

Go to Effects > Texture Effects > Weave

    Use the following settings:-
  • Gap Size - 10
  • Width - 25
  • Opacity - 75
  • Weave Colour - Black
  • Gap Colour - Black
  • Fill Gaps - Ticked
Click OK



Save this as YourName-Lesson6e


LESSON REQUIREMENTS

1. Blinds - Use my Settings - YourName-Lesson6a

2. Mosaic - Use your own Settings - YourName-Lesson6b

3. Polished Stone - Use my Settings - YourName-Lesson6c

4. Tiles - Use your own Settings - YourName-Lesson6d

5. Weave - Use my Settings - YourName-Lesson6e

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