Find Me...

Vimeo Channel

 

Join the Mailing List

Sign-Up Below to receive free textures, special offerings and the latest updates.

Receive Blog via Email

Enter Your Email address. 

Delivered by FeedBurner

Join the Community

“Texture

“14

 

FREE LR Catalog Class


Search the Site

« Beyond Layers - the eCourse | Main | 2012 Inspirational U-Print Calendars »
Wednesday
Dec212011

Day 10 of the 12 Days of Textures

mouse over to see the before

Today's Photoshop Recipe

Layer 1: holiday flash brownie image (used cs5's content aware scale to remove the berry on the right side).

Layer 2: duplicated layer 1 and changed the blend mode to soft light. Applied a gaussian blur filter set to 8.

Layer 3: one layer of today's texture, Providence at multiply 44%.

Layer 4: 'Clipped' a Hue/Saturation Adjustment to the texture, to desaturate it.

Layer 5: Levels adjustment to tweek the shadows.

Layer 6: Added the fabulous quote.

For more photography inspired inspiration...check out my calendar here

Introducing Providence

As requested a pastel texture. This should be great for florals and still lifes.

Click HERE to download Providence.

Before I go.... Tomorrow I will be announcing a brand new eCourse, that has me completely giddy.....

How 'bout a little teaser? 

Beyond Layers.... a year of artful inspiration....

xo,

 

Reader Comments (21)

Your upcoming class sounds very intriguing - I look forward to hearing more! Kim, the link for today's texture download won't work for me. ?? I love today's photo and quote - what a wonderful way to think about an image! Have a lovely day~~
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterSherri B.
Hi Kim, the link to download Providence doesn't seem to be working
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterCarol
You are a truly amazing and giving woman Kim. I am so thankful and grateful for your kind spirit. Just finished catching up on your posts, internet has been down:(. An amazing story. Take care. Jen.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterA Garden of Threads
I've thoroughly enjoyed all the textures!! I've taken a quick peek through your previous textures.. and I'm wondering if you have a water splat or droplet texture available?
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterDeeDee Catron
where do i sign up for your new class? :-) Whatever you offer, i know that i will be on my list! thanks for the christmas textures
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered Commenternancyjean
Thank you SO much. I'm enjoying all your gifts. :)
Thank you for the lovely texture!! Hope you have a Merry Christmas and Happy New year!!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAngela
Providence is beautiful! Thank you, Kim. And so was LOLA! I sang the song Lola all day long yesterday, have to admit. LOL! :) Thank you for all your wonderful gifts. You the best. And your new eCourse does sound rather intriguing, yes, I agree with Sherri. I cannot wait to hear more about it! xo
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAngie
Thank you for the lovely textures, Kim!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterPat
Oooo, can't wait to hear what it is. Love love love this new pastel, can't wait to use it. Thank you so much Kim.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterPat Mark
Love your creativity Kim!!
Thank you for another amazing texture ♥
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterDeb
Pretty, pretty... I love the blue tone.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJoanie
Thank you so much for giving not only the textures but the how to!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMaureen
Oh, Kim....Providence is my most favorite so far of the gift textures. It is beautiful and will be a jewel. I am overly excited to see
the details for your new E-course. I can hardly wait to hear the details! Merry Christmas...Thanks over and again!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMelaine
Kim,
I cannot download yesterday's or today's Textures???? Help

Thanks,
Kathleen
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKathleen
ok, Kim, a new course...you have my attention :) happy, peaceful and joyous season's wishes to you and your family :)
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterRH West
Providence is beautiful! Thank you for all of the textures! Merry Christmas to you and your family!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLaura
Kim, First I want to thank you for your kind and giving soul. I so believe in Karma and with your giving nature and love of all things naturally beautiful, I know that you are and will continue to be blessed.
I will be joining you in the new eCourse for sure. I was just thinking of the first class I took with you over a year ago. I don't think anything will replace what I felt the first time I added a texture to a photo and clicked on my first ever blend mode to reveal what the texture had done to my image. Pure magic. I must say that it was (almost) as exciting as a first kiss or first holding of hands with a new young love. lol That was a very long time ago so I'll have to replace that feeling with the excitement of learning all that you have to offer. Again, thank you and I wish you and yours a very blessed Christmas and nothing but good in the new year.
December 22, 2011 | Unregistered Commenteranne hartman
Love, love, love Providence!!! Thank you!
December 23, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKathy
Kim, I had sent you a question regarding Rad Lab program. Can you e-mail me back and I'll explain again?
Hope you had a wonderful Christmas.

Beth Sparkman
December 28, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterbeth sparkman
Thanks again for this beautiful texture, Kim!
We just used it here:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/italiancozycorner/6607585065/
Happy 2012 to you and your beloved ones! :)
December 31, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKia and Zeno

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Post:
 
All HTML will be escaped. Hyperlinks will be created for URLs automatically.