*Click tag to see full size*
**This Tutorial was written By Me On February 16, 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 : AngryBlue ~ HERE
Template #170 By Kristin ~ HERE
Big Mask #1 By Vix ~ HERE
Gradient Of Choice : I chose one by Tonya, ~ HERE
Dropshadow of choice
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)
*Tube/s of Choice*
I am using the Awesome art of Arthur Crowe
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 Sucker Punch 2 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 800x700 and floodfill the layer layer with white, we can resize later but I like enought room to work.
Thin Top Rectangle:
Select all/float/defloat open paper 4 c/p arrange invert/delete/deselect add d/s and delete template layer .
Thin Bottom Rectangle:
Repeat the same steps as you did for the top rectangle.
Purple Top Rectangle 1:
Select all/float/defloat open paper 6 c/p arrange invert/delete/deselect add d/s and delete template layer.
Purple Bottom rectangle 1:
Repeat the same steps as you did for Purple Top rectangle 1.
Blue Top Rectangle:
Select all/float/defloat open paper 1 c/p arrange invert/delete/deselect add d/s and delete template layer.
Blue Bottom Rectangle:
Repeat the same steps as you did for Blue Top Rectangle.
Purple Top Rectangle 2:
Select all/float/defloat open paper 9 c/p arrange invert/delete/deselect add d/s and delete template layer.
Purple Bottom Rectangle 2:
Repeat same steps as you did for Purple Top Rectangle 2.
Pink Circle Left:
Select all/float/defloat new layer floodfill with your chosen gradient Linear, Angle-45, Repeats-1, Invert Checked Open your closeup tube c/p resize if needed invert/delete/deselect and change the blend mode to Lumiance(L) deselect apply Blinds, 6,20,Horizontal-Unchecked, Light from top-Checked color black, delete template layer,
Now select your gradient layer again Select all/float/defloat new layer expand by 4 and floodfill with white add noise Uniform,100,Monochrome checked, contract by 5 tap delete on your keyboard and move above your tube layer add d/s.
Pink Circle Right:
Repeat the same steps as you did for the other Pink Circle except mirror your tube.
Select all/float/defloat open paper 1 c/p invert/delete/deselect delete template layer.
Open main tube c/p resize if needed duplicate Guassian Blur 3.00 and change the blend mode to Screen and add d/s to original tube layer.
Now time to add the elements
I used the following
Frame 1 - 75% and move above the Circle layer.
Skull 2 - 25% rotate with pick tool mirror.
Flower 1 - 35%
Flower 2 - 40%
Sparkles - Move below your tube layers.
Star & Bones - 35% rotate with pick tool.
Bunny - 30% mirror
Gear Scatter - 95% move above your background layer.
Bullet hole - 40% duplicate.
Bead - 85% dulicate/mirror.
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.
Select all Add new layer open paper 3 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!!