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**This Tutorial was written By Me On January 14, 2013
*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 Inspration It is a PTU font and I can not share it.
Template #345 by Missy ~ HERE
Big Mask #1 By Vix ~ HERE
Dropshadow of choice
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)
*Tube/s of Choice*
I am using the Awesome art of Elias Chatzoudis
This tube was purchased at PTE when they were open
And His art can now 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 Rawkin Music by Toxic Desirez
And can be purchased ~ HERE
Thank you Kristin 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 850x625 and floodfill the background layer with white, we can resize later but I like enought room to work.
Glittered Rectangle :
Add noise Guassian/75/Monochrome Checked add d/s.
Gradient rectangle :
Seelct all/float/defloat new layer make a gradient with 2 colors from your either your kit or tube , I am using Foreground-#a72a6a , Background-#fdda65 , Style-Linear, Angle-45, repeats-3, and floodfill your layer with the gradient then add Xero-Fritillary with the following settings,
deselect and delete template layer.
Select all/float/defloat open paper 16 c/p resize by 80% arrange invert/delete/deselect and delete template layer.
Dotted line 1 & 2 : leave as is.
Circle left :
Select all/float/deflaot new layer floodfill with black then texture effects-weave 5,10,20,both clors white, fill gaps checked, deselect and delete template layer Repeat the same for Circle right.
Glittered Circle 1 :
Add the same noise and d/s.
Large Circle 1 :
Select all/float/defloat new layer and floodfill with color #a72a6a deselect and delete template layer.
Glittered Circle 2 ; add dame noise no d/s.
Large Circle 2 :
Select all/float/defloat new layer and floodfill with color #fdda65 deselect and delete template layer.
Select all/float/defloat open paper 11 c/p resize by 80% invert/delete/deselect and delete template layer.
Glittered rectangle Center : Add same noise and d/s.
Rectangle Center :
Select all/float/defloat new layer and floodfill with color #a72a6a add same weave as you used before but change both colors to #fdda65 deselect and delete template layer.
Yo DJ :
Select all/float/defloat new layer and floodfill with white deselect add medium black gradient glow and d/s. delete template layer.
Gradient rectangle :
Select all/float/defloat add new layer floodfill with the same gradient except change the angle to 135, Open tube c/p arrange just the head on the left side invert/delete invert again take Rawkin Musix wordart c/p resize by 80% arrange invert/delete/deselect and make sure it is above your tube layers change the blend mode to screen, duplicate tube move over to the right slightly merge down apply blinds, 5, 20,both boxes checked and color black now duplicate again on the top layer guassian blur 3.00 and change the blend mode to overlay and lower the opacity to 75 then on the original tube layer change the blend mode to screen, and delete template layer.
Pixel Wording :
Select all/float/defloat new layer floodfill with black add a fat white gradient glow and d/s deselect and delete template layer.
Thin rectangle : leave as is.
Gurlz Wordart :
Select all/float/defloat new layer and floodfill with the same gradient but change the angle back to 45 deselect and delete template layer.
Apply the same noise as before but change the amount to 60 and apply it twice add d/s.
Open tube c/p arrange now select the thin blank rectangle and erase the part of the tube that covers deselect 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
Skull 2 - 30%
Doodle - 65%
Bow 2 - 55% then 85% mirror and rotate with pick tool.
Flower 1 - 35%
Flower 2 - 45%
Note 1 - 30%
Mix tape - 35% rotate with pick tool.
Ipod Mini - 25%
Sparkles - move behind tubes
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 resize by 95% all layers NOT checked.
Add new layer select all open paper 6 c/p into selection apply mask/merge group.
Merge visable then resize as desired.
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!!