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**This Tutorial was written By Me On May 21, 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 Good Vibrations ROB it is a pay font and I cant share it but any Scripty Font will work
Dropshadow of choice
Mask Big mask 1 By Vix and can be found ~ HERE
Template #103 By Kristin,You can find all of Kristin's Fabby Templates on her blog ~ HERE
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)
*Tube/s of Choice*
I am using the Awesome Art of Elias Chatzoudis 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 Fun kit Kitten By Amy Marie
Thank you Amy Marie 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 bats layer, Resize width 675, height will adjust itself, make sure all layers is checked, then Image/canvas Size 725x550 and floodfill your background with white, we can resize later I just like enough room to work
Rectangle : Select all/float/defloat open paper 1 c/p resize by 85% invert/delete/deselect, add a fat black gradient glow the first 2 tabs black and 2 more tabs orange and delete template layer.
Oval 1 : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 7 c/p into selection/deselect and add noise Uniform/45/Monochrome checked add a fat orange gradient glow and add 2 black tabs and delete template layer.
Oval 2 : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 10 c/p into selection Apply Texture Effects Weave with the following settings
Gap Size - 2
Width - 6
Opacity - 1
Weave Color & Gap Color - Both Black
Fill Gaps - Checked
Deselect and delete template layer.
Frame Back : Select all/float/defloat new layer make a gradient foreground color - #e5993a and background color - Black, Angle - 45, Repeats - 4, Invert Checked and style Linear, Floodfill your new layer with the gradient , open closeup tube, copy and paste as a new image mirror and resize by 75% arrange, invert/delete/deselect duplicate Guassian Blur 4.00 and change the blend mode to Overlay and change the blend mode on the original tube layer to Lumiance(L) and delete template layer.
Frame : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 2 c/p into selection add noise Uniform/30/Monochrome checked, deselect and add a medium black gradient glow, delete template layer.
Open main tube c/p position duplicate Guassian Blur 4.00 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
Kitten Wordart : 65% add the same gradient glow you added to the rectangle layer Free rotate/left/22/all layers unchecked, sharpen add d/s
Pearlstrings : 50%
Bubbles 2 : 55% mirror and move over the frame
Kitty Cross Bones : 30% free rotate/left/22/all layers unchecked
Flower 1 : 15% and move it on top of your pearlstrings
PawPrint : 20% and duplicate so you have 3 arrange them see my tag for placement.
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 height will adjust itself.
Open paper 1 c/p into selection deselect apply mask/merge group resize by 95% .
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!