tutorial by Whisper
was created and put on this site on September 10, 2003.
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For this tutorial
you will need:
Paint Shop Pro 8 ~ download
a trial version.
Open a new image:
400 x 400 pixels
16.7 Million colors
Flood fill with a dark brown, I am using #1D1815.
Texture effects > Texture > these settings:
Adjust > Add/Remove noise > Texture Preserving Smooth > 46 > ok.
Adjust > Sharpness > Sharpen.
This texture is not seamless but pretty darned close.
I would not make
it seamless for using it with the pepper shaker.
Save this "tile" for use
the Diner Salt & Pepper Shaker tutorial!