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**This Tutorial was written By Me On July 24, 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 Aliens Ate My Mum~ HERE
Template #193 by Kristin~ HERE
Big Mask #1 by Vix ~ HERE
Gradient of Choice to match your kit/tube
Dropshadow of choice
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)
*Tube/s of Choice*
I am using the Awesome Art of Martin Abel
This tube was purchased at CILM 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 Insane PTU Kit Toxik Angel By Toxic Desirez
It is Exclusive to Skullified Scraps
And can be found ~ HERE
Thank you Kristin 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 and both wordart layers, resize entire template width of 800, height will adjust itself all layers checked, floodfill Raster 1 with white then Canvas size 800x750, and floodfill background layer with white then canvas Size 850x705 We can resize later I just like having enough room to work with.
*NOTE* We are working from bottom to top
Raster 7 & copy :
Select all/flaot/defloat open paper 1 c/p resize by 90% arrange invert/delete/deselect and delete template layer.
Raster 6 & Copy :
Select all/float/deflaot open paper 10 c/p resize by 85% arrange invert/delete/deselect and delete template layer.
Raster 5 & Copy :
Select all/flaot/defloat open paper 6 c/p resize by 80% arrange invert/delete/deselect and delete template layer.
Raster 3 & Copy :
Select all/flaot/defloat open paper 9 c/p resize by 80% arrange invert/delete/deselect and delete template layer.
Small glitter layers :
Sharpen and add d/s.
Gradient Circles :
Select all/flaot/defloat new layer floodfill with your gradient apply Xero-Fritillary 5,50,20.25 deselect and delete template layer
Repeat the same steps for other gradient circle.
Large Glitter Circle :
Sharpen and add d/s.
Raster 2 :
Leave as is.
Copy Of Raster 1 :
Select all/float/defloat new layer and floodfill with your gradient open tube c/p arrange invert/delete/deselect duplicate tube guassian blur 3.00 and change the blend mode to screen and on the original tube layer change to Lumiance(L) now close off all your other layers includign the white background then merge your tube layers apply Blinds 6,20,black,both boxes checked the lower the opacity to 50, open other layers and then delete template layer.
Open tube c/p arrange duplicate Guassian blur 3.00 and change the blend mode to Screen , on the original layer select all/float/defloat expand by 3 add new layer and floodfill with white add noise Uniform/65/Monochrome checked sharpen deselect merge with original tube layer and add d/s.
~Time to add the elements I used the following~
Frame 1 - 90% and move above the large gradient circle.
Balloons - 50%
Barrel - 30%
Shoe - 25%
Bat Cutie - 35%
Skull 2 - 30%
Wordart - move above 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 floodfill with your gradient apply mask/merge group add noise Uniform/25/Monochrome Checked.
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~