6 Now add a new channel to the file. Copy and paste the bump map art from its layer into the channel. Do a gaussian blur on this bump map channel, just enough to soften the edges. Go back to layers and with the wood grain layer active, choose Filter/Render/Lighting Effects
7 Control click the "Red Frame" layer, invert the selection, delete the unneeded wood grain from the wood layer.
8 Duplicate the Red Frame layer and use "hue and saturation" to desaturate the frame. Set the layer to "hard Light". This will enhance the highlights and shadows.
9 Set the "Red Frame" layer to color mode and adjust the opacity to get the desired color of wood.
8 Add drop shadows and art in windows.
Click here to see a finished sample used for a company Christmas Card. A nineteenth century greeting card was used for the landscape and decorations, "frost" was added into the windows using white added to a layer set to "screen".
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