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**This Tutorial was written By Me On April 27, 2012
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
PSP ( I Use 3X but should work with other versions)
Font of choice : I am using Queen
Dropshadow of choice
Gradient of Choice : I cant remember where i got the one i am using but there are some nice soft ones By Elven Sword ~ HERE
Mask #Big Mask 1 By Vix and can be found ~ HERE
Template #269 by Missy and can be found on her blog ~ HERE
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)
*Tube/s of Choice*
I am using the Beautiful art of Zindy S.D Nielsen and can be purchased at her store ~ HERE
This is a PTU tube and you must have a license to use.
*Scrapkit Of Choice*
I am using the awesome PTU scrapkit Pink Dream by Schnegge
And can be purchased ~ HERE
Always remember to duplicate your tube and close the original
C/P means copy and paste as a new layer
D/s means Drop Shadow
Remember to sharpen after resizing
Resizing is always smartsize
Elements are added with a D/S unless otherwise stated
And see my finished tag for placement
*Let's Get Started*
Open template Shift+D close original, delete credits and wordart1, wordart2, stars, and words and rectangle layers. canvas Size 700x600 we can resize layer but i like to have enough room to work.
Glittered Oval : Select all/float/defloat new layer floodfill with your chosen gradient Angle - 45/Repeats - 3/Invert not checked and add noise, Uniform/40/Monochrome Checked, deselect and delte template layer.
Oval : Texture Effects Weave with the following settings Gap Size : 1,Width : 10,Opacity : 1, Weave and Gap Color both : #ffa3a3, Fill Gaps : Checked.
Circle : Select all/Float/Defloat new layer open paper 18 c/p into selection, then take your tube copy and somewhere in PSP paste as a new image arrange invert/delete and lower the opacity to 50 and delete template layer.
Now we are going to make a frame for our circle, select the circle layer again select all/float/defloat and expand by 4 new layer floodfill with the same gradient we used before deselect now move back to your cirle Select all/float/defloat and move back to the gradient circle we just made and hit delete now you have a frame then add noise Uniform/40/Monochrome checked, deselect, now we have a pretty frame.
Open main tube c/p resize by 90% arrange , then move to your circle again Select all/float/defloat/invert and take your eraser tool and erase any of the tube that hangs over the bottom of the circle delselect duplicate tube Guassian Blur 3.00 and change the blend mode to Overlay and add d/s to original tube layer.
Now Time To Add The Elements
I Used the following
Branch : flip then erase the stem
Bow Leaf : 60% free rotate right/20/all layers unchecked duplicate/mirror
Flower 9 : 50%
Flower 12 : 40% arrange duplicate
Bow Leaf again : 45% free rotate/left/90/all layers unchecked, place behind the roses, duplicate free rotate again but change it to 20 duplicate again and flip and tuck both under the roses.
Butterfly 7 : 45%
Bead String : 60%
Bow 8 : 45%
Star rain : 70% move above your cirlce , select your circle Select all/float/defloat/invert/delete/deselect
Bubbles : 70% and move below your star rain layer do not add d/s
Heart Line 1 : 80%
Heart Line 2 : 75%
Add anymore elements you wish and add dropshadow of choice to all your elements and template layers
When your happy with your tag close off your white background layer and merge visable resize if needed.
Open paper 18 c/p apply mask/merge group duplicate 3 times so you have a total of 4 mask layers merge all the mask layers together resize by 98% and add noise Gussian/12/Monichrome Checked.
Add your copyright, I add mine after i have resized it it keeps it crisp and clear.