Monday, April 30, 2012

Wanna Lick? ~ PTU


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**This Tutorial was written By Me On April 30, 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 Musica Swash
Dropshadow of choice
Mask #7 By Vix it is one of her Big Masks and can be found ~ HERE
Template #14 by Twizted and can be found on her blog ~ HERE

*Plugins Used*
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 awesome PTU scrapkit Wanna Lick by Amy Marie 
And can be purchased  ~ HERE

*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 . Image canvas Size 710x600 we can resize layer but i like to have enough room to work.

Tri-Rec : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 5 c/p into selection/deselect and delete template layer.

Tri-Rec Frame : Add d/s

Dotted Slats : Add d/s
4-Square : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 13 c/p into selection deselect and delete template layer.

Circle : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 5 c/p into selection then mirror/flip open close up tube mirror resize by 75% invert/delete change the blend mode to screen and lower the opacity to 90 deselect and delete template layer.

Circle Frame : Add d/s

Open tube c/p resize duplicate Guassian blur 4.00 and change the blend mode to overlay then add d/s to original tube layer.

Now Time To Add The Elements
I Used  the following
Mglass 2 : 50%
Berries : 80%  mirror and tuck behind the circle.
Butterfly 1 : 35% mirror
Cupcake 3 : 25%
Sparkles : c/p move above your black slats layer arrange to the top right duplicate/mirror.
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 if needed. 
 Select all add new layer Open paper 13 c/p  apply mask/merge group then add another new layer open paper 6 c/ into selection apply mask again merge group.
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!


Groovy Extra's

I have some new extra's for you today
Using the adorable art of Cute Loot and can be found at
The PSP Project ~ HERE
And an awesome kit by Taime of Addictive Pleasures
called GROOVY and can be found at her store








Army Brat ~ PTU


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**This Tutorial was written By Me On April 30, 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 Musica Swash
Dropshadow of choice
Mask #5 by Melissa and can be found on the Creative Misfits Blog ~ HERE
Template #64 by Tracy and can be found on the right side under Tracy's Bulk Templates ~ HERE

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

*Tube/s of Choice* 
I am using the Beautiful art of Anna Liwanag 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 awesome PTU scrapkit Army Brat By Kaci 
And can be purchased in any of the stores she sells at and you can find those on her blog ~ HERE

*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 . Image canvas Size 625x600 we can resize layer but i like to have enough room to work.

Glitter Oval  : Leave as is add d/s.

Oval : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 8 c/p into selection/deselect and delete template layer.
Glitter Square 1 : Leave as is add d/s.

Square 1 : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 5 c/p into selection open tube and copy and somewhere in PSP paste as a new image/mirror c/p arrange inside the square invert/delete/deselect. change the blend mode to Lumiance(L) delete template layer.

Glitter Square 2 : Leave ass is add d/s.

Square 2 : Repeat the same steps as you did for Square 1 except use your closeup tube and dont mirror.

Now Time To Add The Elements
I Used  the following
Glitter Splat 3 : c/p arrange behind the small squares above the oval duplicate 2 times and arrange merge glitter layers together, now select your oval layer select/all/float/defloat/invert and move bak to your glitters and hit delete/deselect.
Bow 2 : 45% arrange at the tip of a square duplicate and arrange on the other.
Bow 4 : 45% and arrange on top of pink bow duplicate.
Sparkle 2 : arrange and duplicate. Do not add d/s
Staple : 30% arrange duplicate free rotate/30/left/all layers unchecked, merge together and duplicate and arrange.
Wire 1 : 85% move behind the glitter oval on the top right duplicate/mirror/flip merge together and resize again by 95% 
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 if needed. 
Open paper 11 c/p  apply mask/merge group resize by 95% add noise Guassian/30/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!


Saturday, April 28, 2012

Click ~ PTU


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**This Tutorial was written By Me On April 28, 2012
Any resemblance to other tutorials is not intended this tutorial is my creation only**

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 Delight Script 
Dropshadow of choice
Mask #248 By Vix and can be found ~ HERE


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

*Tube/s of Choice* 
I am using the Beautiful 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 awesome PTU scrapkit Click by Tammy Kat
And can be purchased ~ HERE

*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 a new image 700x700 floodfill with white we can resize later i just like enough room to work.

Open Frame 3 resize by 80% free rotate left-35 make sure all layers is UNCHECKED, click inside both frame openings with your magic wand expand by 3 , open paper 5 c/p resize by 80% invert/delete/deselect and move layer below your frame,Add a fat white gradient glow with a black edge and d/s, merge both together and resize again by 90%.

Open Frame 4 : c/p resize by 95% click inside the right frame with your magic wand expand by 11 new layer open paper 2 c/p into selection open one of your tubes c/p resize arrange then hit delete and deselect make sure your layers are below your frame, duplicate your tube guassian blur 3.00 and change the blend mode to overlay add a d/s to original tube layer,Repeat same steps for the other half of the frame except expand by 8 and  mirror your tube DO NOT add a dropshadow to this frame it is already shadowed.

Open main tube c/p resize as you like arrange between your pink frame duplicate Gussian Blur 3.00 change the blend mode to Overlay or whatever looks best with your tube add d/s to your original tube layer.

Now Time To Add The Elements
I Used  the following
Element 1 : 35% free rotate/left/35/all layers unchecked.
Element 11 : 45% move so it looks like it is attached to your pink frame duplicate and arrange on the other side of the frame, where you attach them is entirely up to you.
Element 2 + 4 : 55% arrange and duplicate, create a flower cluster at the base of your tube
Element 3 : 45% and tuck behind your cluster duplicate
Element 8 : 50% mirror
Element 21 : 85%
Element 22 : 80%
Element 18 : 45% arrange it over the camera lens in your tubes duplicate DO NOT add d/s.
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 if needed. 
Open paper 3 c/p  apply mask/merge group resize by 90% apply Xenofex-Constellation Small Stars Setting, 
Open paper 4 c/p apply mask/merge group resize by 95% and apply Xenofex-Constellation same setting
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!

Friday, April 27, 2012

Dreaming Of You ~ PTU


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**This Tutorial was written By Me On April 27, 2012
Any resemblance to other tutorials is not intended this tutorial is my creation only**

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 Queen
Dropshadow of choice
Gradient of Choice : I cant remember where i got the one i am using but there are some nice soft ones By Elven Sword ~ HERE
Mask #Big Mask 1 By Vix and can be found ~ HERE
Template #269 by Missy and can be found on her blog ~ HERE

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

*Tube/s of Choice* 
I am using the Beautiful art of Zindy S.D 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 awesome PTU scrapkit Pink Dream by Schnegge
And can be purchased ~ HERE

*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 wordart1, wordart2, stars, and words and rectangle layers. canvas Size 700x600 we can resize layer but i like to have enough room to work.

Glittered Oval : Select all/float/defloat new layer floodfill with your chosen gradient Angle - 45/Repeats - 3/Invert not checked and add noise, Uniform/40/Monochrome Checked, deselect and delte template layer.
Oval : Texture Effects Weave with the following settings Gap Size : 1,Width : 10,Opacity : 1, Weave and Gap Color both : #ffa3a3, Fill Gaps : Checked.

Circle : Select all/Float/Defloat new layer open paper 18 c/p into selection, then take your tube copy and somewhere in PSP paste as a new image arrange invert/delete and lower the opacity to 50 and delete template layer.

Now we are going to make a frame for our circle, select the circle layer again select all/float/defloat and expand by 4 new layer floodfill with the same gradient we used before deselect now move back to your cirle Select all/float/defloat and move back to the gradient circle we just made and hit delete now you have a frame  then add noise Uniform/40/Monochrome checked, deselect, now we have a pretty frame.

Open main tube c/p resize by 90% arrange , then move to your circle again Select all/float/defloat/invert and take your eraser tool and erase any of the tube that hangs over the bottom of the circle delselect duplicate tube Guassian Blur 3.00 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
Branch : flip then erase the stem 
Bow Leaf : 60% free rotate right/20/all layers unchecked duplicate/mirror
Flower 9 : 50% 
Flower 12 : 40% arrange duplicate
Bow Leaf again : 45% free rotate/left/90/all layers unchecked, place behind the roses, duplicate free rotate again but change it to 20 duplicate again and flip and tuck both under the roses.
Butterfly 7 : 45%
Bead String : 60%
Bow 8 : 45%
Star rain : 70% move above your cirlce , select your circle Select all/float/defloat/invert/delete/deselect 
Bubbles : 70% and move below your star rain layer do not add d/s
Heart Line 1 : 80%
Heart Line 2 : 75%
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 if needed. 
Open paper 18 c/p  apply mask/merge group duplicate 3 times so you have a total of 4 mask layers merge all the mask layers together resize by 98% and add noise Gussian/12/Monichrome Checked.
Add your copyright, I add mine after i have resized it it keeps it crisp and clear.


Wild Song ~ PTU

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**This Tutorial was written By Me On April 27, 2012
Any resemblance to other tutorials is not intended this tutorial is my creation only**

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 : Gando-BT for tag 1 ~ HERE 
And Inspiration for the 2nd , this is a pay font so i cant share but any Scripty font will work.
Dropshadow of choice
Mask #2 By Mellisa's Creations and can be found ~ HERE

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

*Tube/s of Choice* 
I am using the  art of Sandi Baker and can be purchased at MTA ~ HERE
And for my 2nd example Suzanne Woolcott ~ HERE
These are PTU tubes and you must have a license to use.


*Scrapkit Of Choice* 
I am using the awesome PTU kit Goodnight Moon by Pimped Designs
And can be purchased ~ HERE

*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*
This will be a quickie but very pretty :)
Open a new image 700x700 and floodfill with white, we can resize later i jsut like enough room to work with.

Click inside the frame c/p resize by 90% with your magic wand expand by 5 open the tube and we will be using the image c/p resize by 95% arrange invert/delete/deselect and add d/s to the frame.
*NOTE* if you dont have any images you can take your tube and just add a pretty paper from the kit as your background in your frame as i did with my 2nd example.

Open Leaf 4 : c/p resize by 85% arrange then duplicate and resize by 95% and free rotate/90/left and make sure all layers is UNCHECKED. duplicate both and arrange them so it looks a little fuller.

Flower 3 : 60%.

Flower 4 : 55% arrange, duplicate/firror/flip and move both below Flower 3.

Open Flower 3 again c/p resize by 40% and duplicate so you have a total of 3 flowers and arrange with your other flowers, see my tag for placement.

Leaf 1 : 45% arrange behind your flower cluster and duplicate 

Ribbon 2 : 30% and move it so it is behind the 3 small daisies we clustered you may need to erase some of the ribbon that shows depending on how you clustered your flowers, it just adds a bit of color.

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 if needed. 
Open paper 8 c/p  apply mask/merge group resize by 95% and apply Xenofex-Constellation i used Small Stars Setting play around with it and find the one that looks best to you.
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!




Thursday, April 26, 2012

Lilac Angel ~ PTU

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**This Tutorial was written By Me On April 26, 2012
Any resemblance to other tutorials is not intended this tutorial is my creation only**

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 Certificate
Mask #36 By Moonbeams & Spiderwebs ~ HERE

*Plugins Used*
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)
Xero-Porcelain
Xenofex - Constellation

*Tube/s of Choice* 
I am using the  art of Melissa Dawn and can be purchased at CDO ~ HERE
This is a PTU tube and you must have a license to use.

*Scrapkit Of Choice* 
I am using the awesome PTU Lilacs and Cream by Pimped Designs
And can be purchased ~ HERE

*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

*Let's Get Started*
This will be a quickie
Open a new image 650x600 and floodfill with white.

Open Flower2 : c/p resize by 60% move to the right duplicate/mirror merge down and add d/s,
open Eyelet Trim : resize by 60% and move behind the lilacs duplicate and move it down slightly so you have 2 layers of eyelet and add d/s to both layers.

Frame 4 : 70% and move behind all your layers add d/s.

Add your tube c/p resize  and place on top of your lilacs, apply Xero-Porcelain default settings, then duplicate guassian blur 3.00 and change the blend mode to soft light, add d/s to original tube layer.

Flower 3 : 45% then again by 65% now dulicate it so you have 4 lilac bunches arrange them around your tube so it looks like the kitty is nessled in the lilacs, merg all 4 flower layers together and resize again by 90% add d/s.

Sparkle : 75% and arrange over your flowers.

Key : 55% free rotate/left/35/all layers unchecked, add d/s

Ribbon 3 : 35% free rotate/right/30/all layers unchecked, add d/s and position over the key.

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 if needed. 
Add new layer select all,Open paper 8 c/p into selection deselect, apply mask/merge group resize by 95% and apply Xenofex-Constellation Small Stars Setting , play around with the settings to find what looks best to you.
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!


Summer Kisses ~ PTU


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**This Tutorial was written By Me On April 26, 2012
Any resemblance to other tutorials is not intended this tutorial is my creation only**

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 : Abbyline
Dropshadow of choice
Mask #145 By Vix and can be found ~ HERE
Template #127 by Horseplays Pasture and can be found on her blog ~ HERE

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

*Tube/s of Choice* 
I am using the  art of MoonFlower and can be purchased at MTA ~ HERE
This is a PTU tube and you must have a license to use.

*Scrapkit Of Choice* 
I am using the awesome PTU scrapkit Summer Kisses by Gizzy of Rebel Designs
And can also be purchased at MTA  ~ HERE

*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

*Let's Get Started*
Open template Shift+D close original, delete credits  and hearts. canvas Size 650x650 we can resize layer but i like to have enough room to work.

Rectangle 1 : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 10 c/p into selection then flip deselect and delte template layer.

Rectangle 2 : Select all/flaot/defloat new layer open paper 10 c/p into selection/deselect and delte template layer.

Thin  Rectangles : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 5 c/p into selection/deselect and delete template layer.

Circle 1 : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 10 c/p itno selection add noise uniform/50/Monochrome checked,deselect and delte template layer.

Circle : Open tube and take the image that comes with your tube c/p resize by 95% invert/delete/deselect, duplicate Gussian blur 4.00 change the blend mode to Overlay then delete template layer.

Now Time To Add The Elements
I Used  the following with a D/S unless otherwise stated and see my finished tag for placement:
54 : 35%
27 : 40% duplicate and move behind the rose
51 : 35% free rotate right/30/all layers unchecked, duplicate twice/flip
25 : 35% free rotate left/30/all layers unchecked
13 : 45%
14 : 40%
Merge 13+14 together duplicate/flip
49 : 30%
48 : 35%
47 : 25%
55 : 70%
25 : 25% free rotate/right/all layers unchecked
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 if needed. 
Open paper 7 c/p  apply mask/merge group duplicate/mirror/flip
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!



Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Gypsy Queen ~ PTU


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**This Tutorial was written By Me On April 25, 2012
Any resemblance to other tutorials is not intended this tutorial is my creation only**

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 Inspration
Dropshadow of choice
Template #148 by Toxic Desirez and can be found on her blog ~ HERE

*Plugins Used*
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)
Tramages - Pool Shadow

*Tube/s of Choice* 
I am using the  art of Steve Baier and can be purchased at UYA ~ HERE
This is a PTU tube and you must have a license to use.

*Scrapkit Of Choice* 
I am using the awesome PTU kit Gypsy Queen by Baby Cake Scraps 
And can be purchased  ~ HERE

*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

*Let's Get Started*
Open template Shift+D close original, delete credits and Star 1 + 2 and dotted circle. canvas Size 675x575 we can resize layer but i like to have enough room to work.

Rectangle 1 : Select all/flaot/defloat new layer open bcs-cloudy paper c/p into selection/deselect and delte template layer.

Rectangle 2 : Select all/float/defloat open purple paper resize by 80% invert/delete/deselect and delete template layer.

Circle : Select all/float/defloat open texture paper resize by 80% twice invert/delete.Apply Tramages Pool Shadow default settings twice. invert again open your tube and c/p resize by 85% invert/delete/deselect duplicate tube guassian blur 3.00 and change the blend mode to Soft Light and add d/s to original tube layer and delete template layer.

Now we are going to make a frame for our circle, select the circle layer again select all/float/defloat and expand by 6 new layer open a paper of choice c/p into selection now move back to your cirle and hit delete now you have a frame move it above your tube layers and apply tramages Pool Shadow twice then add noise Guassian/30/Monochrome checked, deselect, now we have a pretty frame.

Now Time To Add The Elements
I Used  the following with a D/S unless otherwise stated and see my finished tag for placement:
Golden Leaves : 20% tuck behind your circle layers duplicate/flip merge down then duplicate/mirror
Foil Flower : 55% duplicate/mirror
Purple Gem Flower : 25% and place on top of the foil flower merge down duplicate/mirror
Mask two : 55% free rotate right 25 all layers unchecked
Sparkle trail 2 : move above your white background layer arrange duplicate/flip merge down and apply the same noise as we did for our frame we made.
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 if needed. 
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!


A Pirate's Life For Me ~ PTU


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**This Tutorial was written By Me On April 25, 2012
Any resemblance to other tutorials is not intended this tutorial is my creation only**

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 Pieces Of Eight ~ HERE
Dropshadow of choice
Mask #289 By WSL and can be found ~ HERE


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

*Tube/s of Choice* 
I am using the  art of Keith Garvey 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 awesome PTU Caribbean Princess by Tootypup  
And can be purchased at any of the stores she sells at 
You can find them in her blog  ~ HERE

*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

*Let's Get Started*
Open a new image 775x775 and floodfill with white, we can resize later i just like enough room to work.
Open porthole 1 resize by 70% click inside with your magic wand expand by 8 open paper 4 arrange invert/delete/deselect.

Open Pirate Island 2 resize by 95%

Open tube c/p position duplicate Guassian blur 4.00 and change the blend mode to Overlay and add d/s to original tube layer.

Treasure Chest 1 : 35% position add d/s
Sword 1 : 40% free rotate left/25/all layers unchecked.
Compass 1 : 10% and arrange with the chest.
Pirates Flag 1 : 55% and move behind the chest and erase any part of the pile that shows at the bottom.
Anchor 1 : 40% and move behind your tube
Coins 1 : 25% and position behind the chest
Rope Bow 2 : 40% and arrange at the top of the porthole.
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 if needed. 
Add new layer select all, open paper 1 c/p into selection deselect apply mask/merge group and resize by 90%.
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!



Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Vampire Lovers ~ PTU

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**This Tutorial was written By Me On April 24, 2012
Any resemblance to other tutorials is not intended this tutorial is my creation only**

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 Zephyr Otherwise known as Twilight Font it is a pay font but here is a free version that is very similar ~ HERE
Dropshadow of choice
Mask #192 By WSL and can be found ~ HERE
Template #28 by Pooker and can be found on her blog ~ HERE

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

*Tube/s of Choice* 
I am using the  art of Deanna Bach-Talsma And can be purchased at PSP Tube Stop ~ HERE
This is a PTU tube and you must have a license to use.

*Scrapkit Of Choice* 
I am using the awesome PTU Into The Night Collab by Polka Dot Scraps and Designs By Sarah 
We will only be using Polka Dot Scraps part of the collab
And can be purchased  ~ HERE

*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

*Let's Get Started*
Open template Shift+D close original, delete credits and the top 4 layers of the template. canvas Size 700x600 we can resize layer but i like to have enough room to work.

V-Rectangle 1 : Select all/flaot/defloat open paper 10 c/p resize by 75% invert/delete/deselect delete template layer.

V-Rectangle Frame 1 : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 2 c/p into selection add noise random/70/Monochrome Checked. deselect and delete template layer.

V-rectangle 2 : Select all/float/deflaot open paper 11 c/p resize by 75% twice invert/delete/deselect and delete template layer.

V-rectangle Frame 2 : Select all/flaot/defloat new layer open paper 7 c/p into selection , apply the same noise settings as before except use Uniform, deselect and delete template layer.

H-Rectangle : Select all/float/defloat open paper 3 c/p resize by 85% invert/delete/deselect delete template layer.

H-Rectangle frame : repeat the same steps as you did for V-rectangle Frame 1.

Circle : Select all/float/defloat open paper 7 c/p resize by 75% invert/delete, invert again and take the image found with your tube c/p resize by 90% invert.delete/deselect, Gussian Blur 4.00 cnage the blend mode to Overlay and on your original image layer change the blend mode to Lumiance(L) and delete the template layer.

Circle Frame : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 2 c/p into selection add the same noise as you did for the previous frame, delte template layer.

Now Time To Add The Elements
I Used  the following with a D/S unless otherwise stated and see my finished tag for placement:
Lightning 1 : 80% and arrange and erase the very top 
Leaves 1 : 70% and place behind the circles layers.
Flower 3 : 35% arrange and duplicate
Flower 2 : 35% 
Flower 1 : 30% and arrange on top of flower 2 
Butterfly 1 : 40%
Ribbon 4 : 85% and flip
Moon 1 : 55% and move it behind the circle layers making sure it is under the lightning
Heart 1 : 45%
Gem 1 : 45%
Key 1 : 45% and free rotate left/35/all layers unchecked 
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 if needed. 
Open paper 12 c/p  apply mask/merge group resize by 103% twice and add noise Random/60/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!



Monday, April 23, 2012

Andalusion Nights ~ PTU


*Click tag to see  full size*

**This Tutorial was written By Me On April 23, 2012
Any resemblance to other tutorials is not intended this tutorial is my creation only**

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 MeaCulpa 
Dropshadow of choice
Mask #220 By WSL and can be found ~ HERE
Template #52 by Creative By Nature and can be found ar her blog ~ HERE

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

*Tube/s of Choice* 
I am using the  art of Jennifer Janesko and can be purchased at CDO ~ HERE
This is a PTU tube and you must have a license to use.

*Scrapkit Of Choice* 
I am using the awesome PTU Andalusion by Dee's Sign Depot
And can be purchased  ~ HERE

*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

*Let's Get Started*
Open template Shift+D close original, delete credits and layers 5+6 and copy of vector 1 the white round frame. canvas Size 650x650 we can resize layer but i like to have enough room to work.

Raster 3 : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 11 c/p into selection/deselect and delete template layer.

Raster4 + Copy Of raster 4 : merge both layers together, add new layer floodfill with the wine color from the color palette in the kit , then move back to raster 4 select all/float/defloat now invert/delete/deselect and delete template layer.

Raster 3 : Select all/float/defloat open paper 12 c/p invert/delete/deselect add noise Random.50/Monochrome checked delete template layer.

Copy of Vector 1 : Select all/float/defloat open paper 9 c/p invert/delete/deselect and delete template layer.
Raster 1 : Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 13 c/p into selection , open tube c/p arrange then invert take your eraser tool and erase any of the tube that hangs over the bottom of the circle deselect and delete template layer, we are not done with the tube we will come back to it in a minute.

Open Element 35 c/p resize by 70% now duplicate your tube and bring this layer ABOVE the frame now again take your eraser tool and erase any of the tube that covers your frame, now add a d/s to the original tube layer and your frame.

Now Time To Add The Elements
I Used  the following with a D/S unless otherwise stated and see my finished tag for placement:
Element 17 : 50% position, duplicate/mirror/flip and take your eraser tool and erase just the stems.
Element 14 : 25%
Element 22 : 35% position under the rose duplicate/mirror/flip.
Element 39 : 35% tuck under the  purple flowers duplicate/mirror.
Element 54 : 45% 
Element 13 : 45% free rotate left/40/all layers unchecked.
Element 1 : 35%
Element 44 : 55% 
Element 43 : 25% and position over element 44
Element 49 : 45% tuck behind the flowers, duplicate/mirror/flip
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 if needed. 
Open paper 12 c/p  apply mask/merge group and lower the opacity to 80% then open paper 9 apply mask/merge group and lower the opacity to 95% and apply Xenofenx-Constellation to the TOP mask, I used Small Stars Setting, but play around and find one that looks best to you.
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!


Emo Effie Extra's

I have a new set of extra's today 
Using the amazing art of Zlata_M
and the awesome scrapkits of
Toxic Desirez
Both can be found at
The PSP Project
HERE
Enjoy