Mark out and delete the unnecessary zones of the picture. Turn the picture horizontally: Edit ? Transform ? Flip Horizontal
and correct its size (ctrl+t). Place the rest part near the jug's neck the statue holds in her hand. Create a mask out of this layer, applying the Gradient Tool
and hide the unnecessary zones.
Apply the next command now: Layer ? Remove Layer Mask ? Apply
and decolorize the layer, selecting the Channel Mixer
Choose now the Brush Tool
and download the brushes of twine plants shape (find them on this address: http://www.deviantart.com/deviation/26387707/?qo=30&q=by%3Afalln-brushes&qh=sort%3Atime+-in%3Ascraps
) and place them above the door's aperture on a new layer, correcting the size and the placement's angle if that is necessary (ctrl+t).
Select the Gradient Tool
now and apply it by darkening the upper part of the grouped plants' layer.
Insert on a new layer the picture of a maple leaf.
Mark out and erase the background of the leaf (because it is white, we use for this operation the Magic Wand Tool
) and make several copies of the layer (ctrl+j), changing the size of the leaves (ctrl+g) and their distort level: Edit ? Transform ? Distort
. Try to make a composition of these leaves placed by the statue's legs.
Insert each leaf's shadow, applying the next command: Layer ? Layer Style ? Drop Shadow
Then merge down all the leaves' layers (ctrl+e).
Decolorize the new layer that we've got (Channel Mixer