*Click tag to see full size*
**This Tutorial was written By Me On September 25, 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 Mirage Gothic ~ HERE
Template #179 by Toxic Desirez ~ HERE
Big Mask #1 By Vix ~ HERE
Dropshadow of choice
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)
Tramages - Pool Shadow
*Tube/s of Choice*
I am using the Beautiful art of Elias Chatzoudis
This tube was purchased at PTE when they were open
And His art can be purchased ~ HERE
This is a PTU tube and you must have a license to use.
*Scrapkit Of Choice*
I am using the Awesome PTU kit Majic Spell By Gemini Creations
Her kits can be purchased in any of the stores she sells at
And can be found ~ HERE
Thank you Vicky for making such wonderful kits to create with :)
Always remember to duplicate your tube and close original
C/P means copy and paste as a new layer Unless otherwise stated
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 duplicate close original delete credits Image Canvas Size 850x750 and floodfill your background with white.
Top & Bottom black squares : Merge together select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 5 c/p into selection expand by 3 add new layer and floodfill with black add noise Guassian/75/Monochrome checked, deselect move below your paper layer and delete template layer.
Rectangle : Select all/float/defloat open paper 4 c/p invert/delete/ invert again expand by 3 add new layer floodfill with black add the same noise deselect and delete template layer and move noise layer below paper layer.
Top & Bottom red Circle : Merge together select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 7 c/p into selection expand by 3 new layer floodfill with black and apply the same noise deselect and delete template layer and move noise layer below paper layer.
Top & Bottom round rectangle : Merge together select all/float/defloat open paper 2 c/p resize by 95% invert/delete/invert again expand by 3 new layer floodfill with black add same noise deselect and move below paper layer delete template layer.
Circle : Select all/float/defloat new layer c/p paper 8 into selection take close up tube c/p as a new image mirror and c/p onto tag resize by 90% arrange invert/delete change the blend mode to Lumiance(L) and lower the opacity to 70 then invert again expand by 3 new layer and floodfill with black add same noise deselect move layer below paper layer and delete template layer.
Open main tube c/p arrange duplicate guassian blue 3.00 change the blend mode to Overlay and add d/s to original tube layer.
Now time to add the elements
I used the following
74 : 65%
16 : 75%
67 : 65%
23 : 75%
76 : 65% mirror
77 : 45%
83 : 60%
60 : 60%
75 : 70%
17 : 45%
68 : 50%
Add anymore elements you wish and a dropshadow to each
When your happy with your tag close off your white background layer and merge visable
Add new layer select all floodfill with black apply mask/merge group then add new layer open paper 9 c/p into selection apply mask/merge group merge both mask layers and resize by 96% then apply Tramages-Pool Shadow Default settings except change Lightness to 75.
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!!