Thursday, December 11, 2008

Mosaic Glitter Tile Tutorial

This tutorial requires a good working knowledge of Paintshop Pro and was created using Paintshop Pro Photo XI, but should work with earlier versions as well.

Filters needed:

Alien Skin Xenofex 2 Classic Mosaic and Constellation
Simple Filters, Quick Tile

Okay, let's go!

1. Open a new image, 300 x 300 pixels in size with a transparent background and floodfill with your choice of colour.

2. Go to Adjust>Add/Remove Noise>Add Noise at 10% with both Uniform and Monochrome selected.

3. Got to Effects>Plug Ins>Alien Skin Xenofex 2 Classic Mosaic using the following settings:

make sure to use a colour slightly darker than the colour that you initially started this tutorial with.

4. Go to Effects>Plug Ins>Alien Skin Xenofex 2 Constellation using the following settings:

5. Go to Effects>Plug Ins>Simple>Quick Tile and apply.

6. Save your finished tile as a jpg and you are done! This tile will be suitable for seamless background.


Deb's Posts said...

Woohoo, thanks hun
fast and easy to follow!!

meadowsong said...

Great to hear, I'm glad you liked it :)