*Click tag to see full size*
**This Tutorial was written By Me On June 18, 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 Aquarelle and can be found ~ HERE
Mask #49 & #52 by WSL and can be found ~ HERE
Template #121 by Horseplay's Pasture,You can find it on her blog ~ HERE
Dropshadow of choice
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)
*Tube/s of Choice*
I am using the Beautiful art of Serg Grafik and can be found at SATC ~ HERE
This is a PTU tube and you must have a license to use.
*Scrapkit Of Choice*
I am using the Beautiful PTU kit Steamy Kind Of Love By A Taggers Scrap
And can be purchased at SATC ~ HERE
Thank you Jo for making such wonderful kits to create with :)
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 both heart layers then Image Canvas Size 650x650 and floodfill your background with white, we can resize later I just like enough room to work
Circle 1 : Select all/float/defloat add new layer and floordill with black deselect add d/s and delete template layer.
Circle 2 : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 5 c/p into selection/deselect and delete template layer.
Diamond Circle ring : Select all/float/defloat open paper 5 c/p invert/delete/deselct duplicate and merge down and delete template layer.
Rectangle : Select all/float/defloat new layer and floodfill with black deselect add d/s and delete template layer.
Square 1 : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 3 c/p into selection open tube c/p resize by 55% arrange invert/delete/deselect and change the blend mode to Lumiance(L) delete template layer.
Square 2, 3 & 4, repeat the same steps as you did for square 1 but put different parts of your tube in the squares.
Corner Lines ; Select all/float/defloat new layer and floodfill with black deselect add d/s and delete template layer
Open tube c/p resize highlight your red circle layer select all/float/defloat expand by 6 invert and erase the bottom part of the tube only deselect , duplicate guassian blur 3.00 change the blend mode to Soft Light and add d/s to original tube layer.
Now Time To Add The Elements
I Used the following
jewel : 55% duplicate/mirror
flower 4 : 55%,flower 5 : 50% ( merge both together duplicate and resize by 75%mirror/flip
butterfly : 45%
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 to a width of 650x650.
Open chickenwire c/p apply mask 52/merge group resize by 108%.
Open paper 5 c/p apply mask 49/merge group resize by 105 twice
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!