Saturday, May 26, 2012

Vintage Sands ~ FTU


**This Tutorial was written By Me On May 26, 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

*Supplies Needed*
PSP ( I Use 3X but should work with other versions)
Font of choice : I am using Passions Conflict ROB it is a pay font and I cant share it but any Scripty Font will work
Dropshadow of choice
Mask #362 by WSL It is the last mask on this page, and can be found ~ HERE
Template #71 By Tracy ,You can find it on her blog  ~ HERE

*Plugins Used*
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)

*Tube/s of Choice* 
I am using the Awesome Art Zindy 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 Beautiful FTU kit Vintage Sands By A Cowgirls Creations and can be found ~ HERE
Visit Barbie's Blog to give a thank you for such a beautiful kit ~ HERE
Thank you Barbie for making such a stunning freebie to create with :)

*NOTES*
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 rectangle 2 & glitter rectangle 2 Image Canvas Size 700x600 add a new layer floodfill with white and send to bottom, we can resize later I just like enough room to work.

Glitter Circle 1 : select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 5 add noise 50/Guassian/Monochrome Checked deselect add d/s and delete template layer.

Circle 1 : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 3 c/p into selection deselect and delete template layer.
Glitter Rectangle 1 : Repeat the same steps as you did for Glitter Circle 1.

Rectangle 1 : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 2 c/p into selection deselect and delete template layer.

Glitter Oval : Repeat the same steps as you did for the previous Glitter Layers.

Oval : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 1 c/p into selection then open paper 6 c/p resize by 80% invert/delete/deselect change the blend mode to Lumiance(L) and delete template layer.

Glitter Circle 2 : Repeat the same steps as you did for the previous glitter layers.

Circle 2 : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 1 c/p into selection, open tube copy as a new image/mirror c/p resize by 85% invert/delete/deselct change the blend mode to overlay, delete template layer.

Open tube c/p resize by 70% duplicate Guassian Blur 3.00 change the blend mode to Soft light and add d/s to original layer.

Now Time To Add The Elements
I Used  the following
Flower 2 : 27%
Flower 1 : 30% and move behind your other flower.
Sand : 65% sharpen and move below your tube so it looks like she is sitting on it do not add d/s.
Grass : 80% and move behind your small circle glitter duplicate twice and move over so it shows on the other side of the circle.
Rocks : 35% move below your flower.
Lighthouse : 70% and move behind your grass layers.
Starfish : 17%
Bird : 25%
Ribbon Fob : 60%
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 650x650. 
Add new layer select all 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!


1 comment: