Curli Twirl Background

This tutorial is written for Paint Shop Pro, version 9.
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You do not need any plugin filters for this tutorial.

This is what we are going to create:

1.Start by opening a new image:

2. Choose any gradient that you like - you do not need to use the same as I did - and use these settings:

3. Floodfill your image with the gradient.

4. Effects/Distortion Effects/Curlicues:

5. Effects/Distortion Effects/Twirl - degrees at 457

6. Repeat step 4.

7. Adjust/Sharpness/Sharpen

8. Effects/Image Effects/Seamless Tiling:


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