Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Pretty Portrait ~PTU~



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**This Tutorial was written By Me On August 31, 2011 Any resemblance to other tutorials is not intended this tutorial is my creation only**

This Tutorial is intended for those that have a working knowledge of PSP

Supplies Needed:
PSP ( I Use 3X but should work with other versions)

Tube Of choice: I am using the stunning work of Anna Liwanag
You can purchase his work at PSP Tubes Emporium
This is a PTU tube , Please do not use  without the proper license to do so.

Scrapkit Of Choice : I am using the stunning PTU kit, Caroline By Polka Dot Scraps
This kit is from her amazing Vampire Diaries collection, be sure to check out all 7 kits there awesome.
Thank you Chassity for these awesome kits:)
And can be purchased at Pimp My tags With Scraps Store

Mask Of Choice : I am using Sparkle Masks made by the members of Creative Misfits
You can get them on the Misfits Blog HERE
Make sure to check out all the other Misfit goodies to be had!
Be sure to leave some love when you download.

Plugins Used
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow (Optional)
Font of choice, I am using Majestic
Drop Shadow of choice

*** Let's Begin***

Open a new 600x600 image, transparent
Open frame3, copy and paste as a new layer, image/resize by 80%, click inside the frame with your magic wand
expand by 5, 
open paper2, copy and paste as a new layer, resize by 65%, invert/delete, move paper behind your frame.
Open your tube of choice, i used the closeup, resize if needed and move it to the center of your frame,
and erase all of the tube at the bottom of the frame , i did this by, seclections/select all/ float/defloat,then took my eraser tool and erased all the tube  that was over the frame between the martching ants , then invert and erase the little bits sticking out the bottom, select none
(Dont worry if it looks a little jagged , the flowers will cover it )
Duplicate tube layer,on duplicated layer adjust/blur/guassian blur 2,00, change the blend mode to what looks best for your tube, i chose Overlay,
Add drop shadow to the original tube layer and frame.
Open flower5, copy and paste as a new layer, resize by 45%,sharpen. move to the bottom left of your frame , duplicate/mirror,
duplicate flower again and move it so it is on top of the other 2, add drop shadow to all 3 flowers.
(See my tag for placement)
Open leaves1, copy and paste as a new layer, resize by 45% then again by 90%,sharpen, move them below your flower layers and arrange them so there peeking out from behind the flowers.add drop shadow.
Open string2, copy and paste as a new layer, resize by 55%, sharpen,and move so the string is between the flowers and leaves, duplicate and mirror, then take your eraser tool and erase the 2 bits of sting that are standing straight up over your tube.add drop shadow
Open paper7. copy and paste as a new layer, move to the bottom , resize by 80%, apply first sparkle mask of choice,
merge group, add noise, gaussian 100% 2 times.
Open paper3, copy and paste as a new layer, apply 2nd sparkle mask of choice, merge group.
resize by 95%, then flip.
When your happy with your tag, merge visable, resize if needed.
Add copyright and your name, and your done!
Thank You for trying my tutorial

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