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**This Tutorial was written By Me On June 15, 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 MaryHelenJF and can be found ~ HERE
Mask #35 by Moonbeams 7 Spiderwebs and can be found ~ HERE
Template #179 by Tamie,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 Alexander McMillan 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 Beautiful PTU kit Peace 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 raster layers 9 & 5 Image Canvas Size 800x800 we can resize later I just like enough room to work
Raster 4 : Select all/float/deflaot new layer open paper 16 c/p into selection/deselect and delete template layer.
Raster 2+3 : Merge both layers together select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 10 c/p itno selection/deselect and delete template layer.
Raster 6 : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 5 c/p into selection open tube c/p as a new image mirror then c/p on to the tag arrange invert/delete/deselect change the blend mode to Lumiance(L) and delete template layer.
Raster 10 : Select all/float/defloat new layer floodfill with white Add noise Uniform/75/Monochrome Checked, deselect and delete template layer and add d/s.
Raster 7 : Select all/float/defloat open paper 9 c/p resize by 75% arrange invert/delete/deselect and delete template layer.
Raster 8 : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 9 c/p into selection, open your closeup tube c/p arrange invert/delete/deselect, change the blend mode to Lumiance(L) and add Blinds with the followint settings :
Width - 5
Opacity - 25
Color - Black
Horizontal + Light From Top - Both checked
Now we are going to make a frame for this layer ,add new layer and floodfill with white, select the original template layer select all/float/defloat expand by 7 invert move to the white layer delete/invert again then contracy by 7 hit delete and deselect add the same noise you did for the previous frame add d/s and delete template layer.
Open tube c/p resize by 75% if your using the same tube, duplicate tube Guassian Blur 4.00 change the blend mode to Overlay and add d/s to original tube layer.
Now Time To Add The Elements
I Used the following
Flower 3 : 55% duplicate
Flower 2 : 65% duplicate and move behind flower3
Flower 1 : 45% duplicate 2 times and arrange
Flower 3 40% : duplicate and arrange behind flower 1
Beads : 55%
Deco 4 : 70%
Deco 7 : 65% and use your pick tool to rotate it slightly position sharpen
Deco 14 : 75% and move behind the right frame.
Deco 15 : 70% and move above deco 14
Butterfly 1 : 45% an use your pick tool to rotate it slightly
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.
Open paper 13 apply mask/merge group resize by 98% add noise Uniform/55/Monochrome Checked
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!