*Click tag to see full size*
**This Tutorial was written By Me On May 4, 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 JefferinaJF
Dropshadow of choice
Mask #31 By Moonbeams & Spiderwebs and can be found on her blog ~ HERE
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)
Xenofex - Constellation
*Tube/s of Choice*
I am using the Awesome Art of VeryMany and is an Exclusive to SATC ~ HERE
This is a PTU tube and you must have a license to use.
*Scrapkit Of Choice*
I am using the awesome Kit Happy Birthday To Me By Designs By Sarah
It is free with a 4.00 purchase of Sarah's kits until May 5th you can find out about it on her blog ~ HERE
And Sarah's other kits can be purchased ~ HERE
NOTE ~ If you can not get this kit any Birthday Themed kit will work :)
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 a new image 700x700 and floodfill with white, we can resize later i just like enough room to work with.
Open frame 3 c/p resize by 95% click inside with your magic wand expand by 5 open paper 12 c/p invert/delete invert again open tube c/p resize invert again and erase any of the tube that hangs over the bottom of the circle, deselect and move paper behind the frame add d/s to frame.
Open ribbon 5 c/p resize by 85% and position over the tube and frame add d/s.
Open Cupcake 1 c/p resize by 45% and position on the left side of the frame add d/s.
Open Present 1 c/p resize by 35% position and add d/s.
Balloon 3 : 55%
Balloon 1 : 50%
Balloon 2 : 45%
Position balloons and add d/s to each
Bow 2 : 50% and attach it to the dark pink balloon add d/s
Flower 1 : 65%, flower 2 : 50% , position and add d/s
Drink 2 : 45%
Drink 3 : 45%
Sprinkles : 50% and move under the cupcake and present.
Add anymore elements you wish and add dropshadow of choice to all your elements.
When your happy with your tag close off your white background layer and merge visable resize if needed.
Open paper 7 c/p apply mask/merge group resize by 105% and apply Xenofex - Consetllation I used Small Stars Setting but play around with the different settings to find one you like.
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!