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**This Tutorial was written By Me On May 24, 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 2Peas Mister Giggles it is a pay font and only 1.99 ~ HERE
Dropshadow of choice
Mask #431 by Vix and can be found ~ HERE
Template #45 By Melissa ,You can find it on her blog ~ HERE
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)
*Tube/s of Choice*
I am using the Awesome Art Irmino-Pin-Oops and can be purchased at SATC ~ HERE
This is a PTU tube and you must have a license to use.
*Scrapkit Of Choice*
I am using the Fun Kit Cherries Jubilee by Designs By Sarah
Thank you Sarah for making such wonderful kits to create with :)
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 Music notes, add new layer send to bottom and floodfill with white then resize entire template 600x600 all layers checked , then Image Canvas Size 650x650 we can resize later I just like enough room to work
Circle : Select all/flaot/defloat new layer open paper 12 c/p into selection add new layer expand by 6 open paper 2 c/p into selection contract by 6 hit delete add noise Uniform/25/Monochrome checked deselect and make sure the green frame is above your circle and delete template layer.
Dotted Circle : Select all/float/defloat new layer floodfill with black invert/delete/deselect and delete template layer.
Rectangles : Select all/flaot/defloat new layer open paper 2 c/p into selection deselect and delete template layer.
Straight Dotted Lines : Repeat the same steps as you did for the dotted circle except floodfill your new layer with Red I used #c3252c.
Rectangle Frames : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 6 c/p into selection add noise Gaussian/30/Monochrome checked deselect and delete template layer.
Squares : Select top square with your magic wand expand by 1 new layer open paper 1 c/p into selection open tube c/p resize and arrange invert/delete/deselect, repeat the same steps for the bottom square except mirror your tube, deselect change the blend mode of your tube layers to Lumaince(L) add d/s and delete template layer.
Square Frames : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 2 c/p into selection add noise Uniform/25/Monochrome checked, deselect and delete template layer.
Open tube c/p resize duplicate on the duplicated layer Gaussian Blur 3.00 and change the blend mode to Soft Light, on the original layer apply Xero-Porcelain default settings and add d/s.
Now Time To Add The Elements
I Used the following
Milkshake : 40%
Cupcake 1 : 35%
Flower 2 : 35% c/p again 30%
Greenery 2 40% move behind the flowers duplicate/mirror/flip
Cherry Charm ; 40%
Bow 3 : 30% and move so it looks like it is holding the charm to the tag.
Button 1 : 20% and move over the knot of the black bow.
Bow 2 : 45% mirror and make sure it is below your tube layers.
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 625x625
Open paper 8 c/p apply mask/merge group resize by 95% mirror
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!