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**This Tutorial was written By Me On May 17, 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 Aquarelle ~ HERE.
Template #43 By Twyzted~ HERE
Big mask #1 By Vix ~ HERE
Gradient of Choice : I am using one by Tonya called Sea Green ~ HERE
Dropshadow of choice
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)
Xero - Fritillary
Penta.com / Jeans
*Tube/s of Choice*
I am using the beautiful art of Robert Freeman
And can be purchased ~ HERE
This is a PTU tube and you must have a license to use.
*Scrapkit Of Choice*
I am using the Beautiful PTU Kit Sexy Beach Babe By Naughty Angel Creations
And can be found ~ HERE
Thank you Angel Lynn for making such amazing kits for us 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 creditsand layers 8,9 and Both 10 and copy of 10, then Canvas Size 675x500, and floodfill background layer with white, We can resize later I just like having enough room to work with.
Raster 3 :
Select all/float/defloat new layer floodfill with your gradient Angle-45.Repeats 3, Invert not checked, Style-Linear then apply Xero-Fritillary 5-52-24-30 deselect and delete template layer.
Raster 11 :
Add noise Guassian 45 Monochrome Checked, sharpen
Raster 4 :
Select all/float/defloat open paper 9 c/p resize by 80% arrange so you have just the water, invert/delete/deselect now crop Merged Opaque so we can get rid of the excess and delete template layer.
Raster 7 :
Add same noise except change to Uniform apply 3 times sharpen then add a d/s.
Raster 5 & Copy:
Select all/float/defloat open paper 3 c/p invert/delete/invert again open tube c/p arrange invert/delete/deselect delete template layer, now Crop Merged Opaque your circle apply Penta.Com/jeans deflaut settings and change the blend mode to Lumiance (L).
Raster 2 :
Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 10 c/p into selection deselect and delete template layer.
Raster 6 :
Repeat same steps as you did for Raster 11
Open main tube c/p resize arrange duplicate Guassian Blur 3.00 change the blend mode to Soft Light and add d.s to original tube layer.
~Time to add the elements I used the following~
Sun 2 - 45%
Coconut 1 - 40%
Shell 1 - 15%
Bubbles 2 - 50% diplicate/mirror
Palmtree1 - arrange duplicate/mirror
Starfish - 35%
Drink - 25%
Message In Bottle 2 - 30%
Sand 2 - move above your white background layer.
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.
Select all Add new layer 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!!
~Thank You for trying my tutorial, I hope you found it fun and easy to follow~