Tutorial By Li Pereira

English Translation by Soxikibem

Original Tutorial



Attached tubes or use others of your choice




AP 1 Liner Silverlining



1. Open a transparent image of 1000x750px.

Selections > Select All.

2. Edit > Copy in the "fundo" image.

Edit > Paste Into Selection.

Colorize the image to match the colors of your tube.

Selections > Select None.

3. Layers > New Raster Layer.

Paint with white color.

Layers > New Mask Layer > From Image: Cubes.

Layers > Merge > Merge Group.


4. Effects > Edge Effects > Enhance.


5. Image > Resize: 80%.

Layers > Properties: Blend Mode Diferrence or another of your choice.

Effects > 3D Effects > Drop Shadow: 5, 5, 80, 50, black color.


6. Selections > Load/Save Selections > Load Selection from Disk: cubes_li.

7. Selections > Promote Selection to layer.

Layers > Properties: Blend Mode Darken or another of your choice.


8. Plugin Ap Lines > Lines - Silverling.


9. Edit > Copy in the moca_grande.

Edit > Paste a New Layer, over the Group layer - raster 2.

Image > Resize 80%.

Effects > Image Effects > Offset.


10. Selections > invert.

Press the delete key on your keyboard.

Layers > Properties: Opacity 50%.

Selections > invert.

11. Activate the top layer.

Layers > New Raster Layer.

Paint with color #ffff80.

Selections > Modify > Contract: 3px and delete on the keyboard.

Effects > 3D Effects > Drop Shadow: 5, 5, 80, 50, #000000.

Selections > Select None.

See how the layers are now.


12. Layers > Merge > Merge Visible.


13. Edit > Copy in the naise2.

Edit > Paste a New Layer.

Image > Mirror > Mirror Horizontal.

Position the left according to my version.


14. Layers > Duplicate.

15. Adjust > Blur > Gaussian Blur: 20.

Layers > Properties: Blend Mode Multiply.

apply the same AP1 plugin with the same configuration.

Layers > Arrange > Move Down.

Layers > Merge > Merge Visible.


16. Plugin Adjust > Variation clicking "Original" and then "Darker".

(Optional, depending on the brightness of your tubes)

Image > Add Borders: 3px color #ffff80.


17. Image > Resize: 95%.

Copy and paste the watermark from the tutorial author.

Sign or apply your watermark and save it in jpg.


Main Tube by Verlaine - Remaining material provided by Li Pereira


Tutorial by Li Pereira


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I will be happy to publish them on our website.

Tutorial created by Li Pereira and was translated by Soxikibem with her permission. It may not be copied, removed from this place, translated or used in learning lists or groups without the prior consent of the author.