Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Back 2 School

*Click tag to see  full size*

**This Tutorial was written By Me On August 14, 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

*Supplies Needed*
PSP ( I Use 3X but should work with other versions)
Font of choice : I am using Catholic School Girls BB ~ HERE
Summer Fresh Template #50 by Millie ~ HERE
WSL Mask # 192 ~ HERE
Gradient of choice
Dropshadow of choice

*Plugins Used*
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)
Penta.com - Dot & Cross

*Tube/s of Choice* 
I am using the Awesome art of Ismael Rac
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 Back 2 School Pink By Designs By Sarah
And can be found  ~ HERE
Thank you Sarah for making such amazing kits for us to create with.

*NOTES*
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 layers 6, 7 & 8 then Canvas size 725x725, We can resize later I just like having enough room to work with.
*NOTE* We are working from bottom to top

Raster 1 : 
Select all/flaot/defloat new layer open paper 3 c/p into selection expand by 5 add new layer move below paper layer add noise Uniform/100/Monochrome Checked then  deselect add d/s and delete template layer.

Raster 2 & 3 : 
select all/flaot/defloat open paper 6 c/p invert/delete/invert again expand by 5 add new layer move below paper layer add noise Uniform/100/Monochrome Checked then  deselect add d/s then and delete template layer.

Raster 4 :
Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 1 c/p into selection expand by 5 add new layer and move below the paper layer add noise Uniform/100/Monochrome Checked, deselect add d/s and delete template layer.

Raster 5 : 
Select all/float/deflaot new layer and floodfill with your gradient then open tube c/p arrange invert/delete/deselect , apply Penta- Dot & Cross default settings then move to tube layer and crop merged opaque to get rid of any excess tube, then duplicate Gaussian Blur 3.00 and change the blend mode to overlay then on original tube layer change the blend mode to Lumiance(L) and add d/s now move back to paper layer select all/float/defloat new layer expand by 4 and add the same noise you have used before, add d/s then delete template layer.

Open the 3 wordarts c/p and resize all at 55% rotate the 2 with your pick tool, now pick BACK , select all/float/defloat new layer expand by 4 and add the same noise you used before move below the wordart/deselect merge down and add d/s, repeat for the other 2 wordarts and arrange to your liking.

Open main tube c/p resize and mirror arrange , duplicate Guassian Blur 3.00 and change the blend mode to Overlay and add d/s to original tube layer.

~Time to add the elements I used the following~
Paper sheet 1 - 60%
Notebook - 45% rotate with pick tool
Books - 55%
Shoes - 25%
Flower 1 - 35%
I Pad - 30%
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 4 c/p into selection apply mask/merge group resize by 105%.
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~

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