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**This Tutorial was written By Me On May 8, 2012
*This tutorial is my creation only*
Any resemblance to other tutorials is not intended
Use my tutorial as a guide to make your tag your own
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 Inspration it is a pay font and I cant share it but any Scripty Font will work
Dropshadow of choice
Mask #4 By Vix And is part of her big mask Collection and can be found ~ HERE
Template #64 by Tracy and can be found Her templates are on the right under Tracy's Bulk Templates~ HERE
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)
*Tube/s of Choice*
I am using the Sweet art of Karen Middleton and can be purchased at PTE ~ HERE
This is a PTU tube and you must have a license to use.
*Scrapkit Of Choice*
I am using the stunning kit Beautiful Day by Dee
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 resize entire template width - 450 Height will adjust itself make sure all layers is checked, then canvas size W-700/H-600 Add new layer and floodfill with white and send to the bottom, we can resize layer but i like to have enough room to work.
Glitter Oval : Select all/float/defloat new layer floodfill with color #1377db add noise Random/70/Monochrome Checked deselect and delete template layer.
Oval : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 8 c/p into selection/deselect and delete template layer.
Glitter Square 1 : repeat the same steps as you did for the oval Glitter.
Square : Select a all/flaot/defloat new layer open paper 1 c/p into selection open tube and arrange part of it in the square when your happy invert/delete deselect and delete template layer, now change the blend mode to Lumiance(L) duplicate guassian blur 4.00 and change the blend mode to Overlay add d/s to original tube layer.
Glitter Square 2 : Repeat same steps as you did for both glitters.
Square 2 : Repeat the same steps as you did for Square 1 .
Open tube c/p mirror and resize then duplicate guassian blur 4.00 change the blend mode to Overlay and add d/s to original layer.
Now Time To Add The Elements
I Used the following
Element 26 : 70% arrange duplicate/mirror move behind your main tube.
Element 31 : 55% move behind your small square layers, free rotate/30/left duplicate and rotate again and cluster together merge both and resize again by 90%.
Element 49 : 65% move behind your main tube, duplicate resize again by 85% flip and cluster together.
Element 36 : 55% flip move behind your main tube duplicate and arrange with your other flowers, you may need to erase a bit that pokes out behind your tube.
Element 52 : 60% and tuck between your clusters
Element 50 ; 45% and sit it on your branch
Element 54 : 45%
Element 46 : 35%
Element 19 : 65% and above your oval paper layer arrange duplicate and arrange.
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 to a width of 650 the height will adjust itself and make sure all layers is unchecked .
Open paper 17 c/p apply mask/merge group.
Add your copyright, I add mine after i have resized it it keeps it crisp and clear.
Add your name in font of choice.
Save as a PNG and Your Done!