*Click tag to see full size*
**This Tutorial was written By Me On June 12, 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 Pea Karen Stampz for the wordart ~ HERE
and Beach Type for the name ~ HERE
Mask #208 By WSL ~ HERE
Dropshadow of choice
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)
*Tube/s of Choice*
I am using the beautiful art of Lix
This tube was purchased at PTE when they were open
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 Beach Bum by Grunge N Glitter
And can be found ~ HERE
Thank you Brandi 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 a new image 750x650 and floodfill with white, we can resize later I just like enough room to work.
Open frame 1 c/p reszie by 80% and move up towards the top click inside with your magic wand expand by 4 add new layer make sure it is below your frame open paper 10 c/p into selection deselect then open close up tube resize by 55% arrange erase any excess that shows past the frame and change the blend mode to Lumiance(L) and lower the opacity to 60.
Open Surfboard and wave c/p reszie by 50% and move between the frame and paper layer erase any excess that shows past the frame.
Open tube c/p arrange add d/s
Open starfish c/p reszie by 35%
Open Shovel and Pail c/p resize by 25%
Open crab 2 c/p resize by 50%
Open bow 2 c/p reszie by 30% rotate with pick tool
Open Sun c/p resize by 30%
Open flipflops c/p resize by 25%
Open flower 1 c/p resize by 50%
open flower 2 c/p resize by 40%
Open any fun font and type words of your choice I typed "Wish You Were Here" and arrange on your tag add d/s.
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 8 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~