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Flatten the bottom a bit.
We want the bottom of the glass to appear as if it could sit on a surface. So we need to flatten it a bit.
Make sure the bottom layer is still selected if not,
Select the layer Bottom by Ctrl-Left mouse click in the layer pallet.
Select Edit>Transform>Distort.
Drag the top part of the ellipse down a bit to flatten its shape. Hit enter
See image. Don't worry if you get it perfect. Just keep the width the same.

Deselect the Bottom layer Ctrl-D.
Create a new Layer. Shift-Ctrl-N Or click the new layer button on the layer pallet.
Name it body
Select the Rectangle tool from the tools pallet.
Draw a rectangle starting at one end of the Top ellipse to the other end cutting it in half, stretch down to the midpoint of the bottom ellipse.
From the Layer menu.
Layer>Rasterize>Shape.
See image. You might want to redo this a few times to get it right.


Sizing it up.
Select the layer Body by Ctrl-Left mouse click in the layer pallet.
Select Edit>Transform>Skew.
Grab the bottom corners one at a time and move them inward to match them up to the bottom ellipse edges.
See image.

Cutting out the glass.
By now you should have your base to work with. If you had too much trouble lining things up you can download the glassbase psd file here all zipped up.
Select the layer Body by Ctrl-Left mouse click in the layer pallet.
Click the Menu Select>Modify>Contract.
Contract by 2 pixels. Click ok.
See image.



Set your foreground color to white. Press the letter d then x.
Create a new layer by clicking on the New Layer icon at the bottom of the Layers pallet.
Press Alt-Backspace to fill the selection with white.
Deselect the selection Ctrl-D.
See image.

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