Spring Wallpaper

Spring Wallpaper
In this tutorial we will create wallpaper “I Love Spring”.

Create a new file having 1024×768 px and 72 dpi. Paint it the next indicated color – 5767A3.

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Find an ornament’s fragment, like this one shown below:

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Save it!

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Create now a new layer and select next options:

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Find here the earlier saved ornament:

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Set Soft Light regime on the layers.

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Choose now this instrument

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and draw a circle colored with 000709.

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Blending Options-Drop Shadow

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Blending Options-Stroke

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Make a copy of the new made layer:

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Make several copies more of the circle’s layer (the color is 1D434B) and apply the Free Transform selection to minimize or enlarge the copies if that is necessary.

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Make several copies more colored with DAC625 and change the copies parameters, using the usual option – Free Transform.

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Several copies must have these colors: 657174 and 1D434B, changing the Stroke parameter on 2 px.

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Create several copies also colored in 5FA7F0, having the same Stroke parameter as the first circles have:

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Make several copies of the circles colored this time in 9966A8 and B286BF, changing also the parameters by applying the Free Transform option.

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Several copies must have the orange color:

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Copy several circles and change their color in 70B9B7 and make use again of the Free Transform option to change the circles’ parameters:

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A certain quantity of the copies must have this color – E64141.

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And several more colored in different colors and having different dimensions. The Stroke parameter also should be different.

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Select the next tool

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to represent a multicolored circle:

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Blending Options-Drop Shadow

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Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

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Gradient’s parameters:

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Blending Options-Stroke

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Make three copies of the new made layer and make use again of the Free Transform option to change the copies’ size. Insert the color on the largest copy:

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The parameter of the large copy:
Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

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Gradient’s parameters:

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Using the same instrument, it’s possible to represent another multicolored circle:

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Blending Options-Drop Shadow

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Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

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Gradient’s parameters:

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Blending Options-Stroke

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Make a copy of the new made layer and apply the Free Transform option to make it smaller a little and place it the way it is shown on the picture. Place the layers correctly!

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Make use of the earlier applied instrument

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to represent one more multicolored circle:

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Spring Wallpaper

Blending Options-Drop Shadow

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Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

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Gradient’s parameters:

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Blending Options-Stroke

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Mae a copy of the new made layer and make use again of the Free Transform option to make the copy smaller and place it the same way it is indicated below:

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Using the same instrument, try to draw one more circle:

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Spring Wallpaper

Blending Options-Drop Shadow

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Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

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Gradient’s parameters:

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Blending Options-Stroke

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Represent the same way our last circle:

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Blending Options-Drop Shadow

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Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

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Gradient’s parameters:

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Blending Options-Stroke

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The illustration is finished!

View full size here.