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**This Tutorial was written By Me On May 31, 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 Edwardian Script ~ HERE
Template #179 By Kristin ~ 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 Alex Prihodko
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 Dark Angel By Amy Marie
And can be found ~ HERE
Thank you Amy Marie 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 credits then Canvas size 800x700, and floodfill background layer with white, We can resize later I just like having enough room to work with.
Top & Bottom Black square :
Select all/float/deflaot new layer open paper 5 duplicate and close original and mirror add new layer c/p into selection deselect and delete template layer.
Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 3 c/p into selection apply Xero-Fritillary 5-52-24-3 deselect and delete template layer.
Top & Bottom Red Circle :
Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 15 c/p into selection apply Tramages-Pool Shadow default settings deselect and delete template layer.
Top & Bottom Round rectangle :
Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 8 c/p into selection Opne tube c/p as a new image mirror c/p arrange invert/delete/ crop merged opaque then change the blend mode to Lumiance(L) and add Blinds 5/15/Black/Light from top Checked delete template layer
Select all/float/defloat new layer opaen paper 15 c/p into selection , open tube c/p resize arrange and invert erase the bottom excess deselect duplicate tube Guassian Blur 3.00 and change the blend mode to soft light and add d/s to orignal tube layer , delete template layer.
~Time to add the elements I used the following~
26 - Move behind tube layers arrange and erase the excess bottom
Moon - 50%
glassbroken - Move behind the tube layers
20 - Duplicate/mirror
deadleaves - 60% flip duplicate/mirror
rib 1 - 70%
43 - 30% duplicate/mirror
feather - 70%
crow - 60%
35 - 50%
Candles - 65%
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 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!!
~Thank You for trying my tutorial, I hope you found it fun and easy to follow~