Saturday, March 23, 2013

Skully Toon

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**This Tutorial was written By Me On March 23, 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 Inspration its a pay font so I can not share it , but any Scripty font will work just as well.
Template #15 By Twyzted ~ HERE
Mask #192 by WSL ~ HERE
Gradient of Choice _ I am using one by Tonya called Grape Lush ~ HERE
Dropshadow of choice

*Plugins Used*
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)

*Tube/s of Choice* 
I am using the Awesome art Pin Up Toons
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 To Be Or Not To Be 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, Resize canvas 700x600 and Floodfill Raster 1 layer with white, We can resize later I just like having enough room to work with.

Raster 2 : 
Select all/float/defloat open paper 7 c/p resize by 85% invert/delete/deselect and delete template layer add noise Uniform/30/Monochrome Checked and add d/s.

Raster 3 : 
Select all/float/defloat add new layer open paper 4 c/p into selection deselect and delete template layer.

Raster 6 : 
Add noise Random/45/Monochrome Checked, sharpen and add d/s.

Raster 7 : 
Add d/s.

Raster 4 : 
Select a circle with your magic wand contract by 2 add new layer and floodfill with your gradient Linear 45/repeats 0/invert unchecked now open your close up tube, c/p resize by 90% arrange invert/delete/deselect duplicate tube Guassian blur 3.00 change the blend mode to Overlay and on original tube layer change to Lumiance(L).
Now do the same for the other 2 circles play around with the blend modes and mirror your tube and change the angle of the gradient, this is all about how you want the tag to look, when complete delete template layer.

Raster 5 : 
Repeat same steps you used for raster 6.

Open main tube c/p arrange duplicate guassian blur 3.00 change the blend mode to Soft Light add d/s to original tube layer.

Time to add the elements I used the following
Chain Link - 45% move above white background layer top right duplicate/mirror/flip merge down and add d/s.
Cupcake 2 - 30%
Bow 1 - 30% arrange duplicate 2x 85% mirror one arrange both.
Skully Lights - 75% move behind main tube layers.
Skull 1 - 30%
Skull 2 - 30% colorize H-193/S-57 mirror
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 resize by 90% all layers UNCHECKED.
Select all Add new layer open paper 1 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!!


Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Easter ~ BYOC

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**This Tutorial was written By Me On March 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

*Supplies Needed*
PSP ( I Use 3X but should work with other versions)
Font of choice : I am using Alex Brush ~ HERE
Template # 220 By Millie ~ HERE
Mask #208 By WSL ~ HERE
Dropshadow of choice

*Plugins Used*
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)

*Tube/s of Choice* 
I am using the Awesome art of Pin Up Toons
This tube was purchased aat CILM when they were open
And can now be purchased  ~ HERE
This is a PTU tube and you must have a license to use.

*Scrapkit Of Choice* 
I am using the Awesome BYOC - Eggcellent Easter By the fantastic designers of PMTwS
And can be purchased ~ HERE

I am using parts from the following kits
Grung n Glitter Elements
Grunge N Glitter Paper Pack
Sarah B Paper Pack
Sarah B Eggcellent Easter Elements
Alika Scraps Paper pack
Pimped Paper pack
Polka Dot Scraps Element
Sarab B Wordart


*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 all 3 eggs, Resize canvas 675x625 Floodfill the background with white, We can resize later I just like having enough room to work with.

Layer 1 :
Select all/float/defloat open Pimped paper 12 c/p resize by 85% twice arrange invert/delete/deselect and delete template layer add d/s.

Layer 2 : 
Select all/float/defloat open AS_paper 2 c/p resize by 85%, invert/delete/deselect and delete template layer add d/s.

Layer 3 : 
Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 16 from Sarah's pack c/p into selection add noise Guassian/65/Monochrome Checked, deselect and delete template layer add a slight d/s in dark grey.

Layer 4 :
Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 15 from Sarah's pack c/p into selection open tube c/p as new layer, mirror arrange invert/delete/invert again open as20 c/p arrange invert/delete/deselect and change the blend mode to Overlay delete template layer.

Layer 5 : 
Select all/float/defloat new layer open Glitter sheet 1 from Grunge N Glitter paper pack c/p into selection add noise guassian/45/Monochrome Checked delete template layer and add d/s.

Layer 6 : 
Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 13 from Sarah's pack c/p into selection open tube c/p arrange invert/delete/invert again open as20 c/p arrange invert/delete/deselect and change the blend mode to Overlay, delete template layer.

Layer 7 :
Select all/float/defloat new layer open Glitter Sheet 5 from grunge N Glitter paper pack c/p into selection add same noise you did for the previous frame deseelct and delete template layer and add d/s.

Open tube c.p resize if needed and arrange duplicate guassian blur 3.00 change the blend mode to Soft Light or whatever looks best with your tube

Time to add the elements I used the following
sb_grass - 95% arrange under your tube duplicate and arrange.
PDS_Bunny 1 - 35%
as07 - 30%
G&G_Grass 1 - 30%
as09 - 35% rotate slightly with pick tool
SB_ Eggs 4-8  -  choose how many and what colors you want,eggs 25% or 30% mix it up, and rotate them so there scattered, duplicate as many as you want.
as02 - 30%
sb_ribbon6 - 55%
sb_wordart 2 - 70% add a fat white gradient glow with an outline the same color as the wordart.
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 SB paper 15 c/p into selection apply mask/merge group resize by 110% arrange .
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!!


Sunday, March 10, 2013

Happy Easter ~ BYOC

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**This Tutorial was written By Me On March 10, 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  2Peas Fancy Free ~ HERE
Mask #192 By WSL ~ HERE
Dropshadow of choice

*Plugins Used*
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)

*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 Awesome BYOC - Eggcellent Easter By the fantastic designers of PMTwS
And can be purchased ~ HERE

I am using parts from the following kits
Grung n glitter Elements
Grunge N Glitter Paper Pack
Sarah B Paper Pack
Sarah B Eggcellent Easter Elements
Grunge N Glitter Wordart


*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 new image 700x650 and floodfill with white.
open frame 2 from Grunge N Glitter elements c/p resize by 80% rotate with pick tool,Open paper 8 from Sarah's paper pack c/p resize by 75% move below your frame, now click the inside of your frame with the magic wand expand by 4 invert/delete/invert again now open your closeup tube c/p resize arrange invert and erase just the bottom of the tube deselect .
Open Wordart 1 from grunge n glitter c/p resize by 45% arrange and add d/s.
Open Carrotts 2 from Sarah's elements c/p resize by 65% arrange add d/s.
Open Confetti Candy from Sarah's elements c/p resize by 70% and move below the frame and paper 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 Glitter sheet 2 from Grunge N Glitter Paper pack c/p into selection apply mask/merge group resize by 95% arrange .
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!!


Saturday, March 9, 2013

Too Cute Showoff Tag

Showoff tag using the art of Caron Vinson
and the Beautiful kit  Too Cute By Digitial Indulgance
and can be found ~ HERE
I planed this to be a tutorial but i forgot to save the word doc,
This is a reminder that not to write a tutorial when your getting a migraine lol


Cutie Patootie


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**This Tutorial was written By Me On March 9, 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 Inspiration It is a pay font but any scripty font will work jsut as well.
Template #134 By Horseplays Pasture ~ HERE 
Mask #208 By WSL ~ HERE
Dropshadow of choice

*Plugins Used*
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)

*Tube/s of Choice* 
I am using the Awesome art of Pin Up Toons
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 Awesome PTU Kit IB-Pin Up Toons - 162-3 By TammyKat
And can be purchased ~ HERE 
Thank you Tammy for making such wonderful kits 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, we can resize later but I like enough room to work.

Circle back :
Add noise guassian/60/monochrome checked add d/s.

Circle : 
Select all/float/defloat open paper 6 c/p resize by 85% 2x invert/delete/deselect and delete template layer

Rectangle 1 :
Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 2 c/p into selection deselect and delete template layer and add d/s.

Rectangle 2 :
Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 1 c/p into selection add noise Guassian/30/monochrome checked, deselect and delete template layer and d/s.

Rectangle Left : 
Select all/float/defloat expand by 4 add new layer floodfill with white contract by 5 hit delete on your keyboard add a new layer open paper 1 c/p into selection open close up tube c/p arrange invert/delete/deselect, now move the frame we made above the tube layer add noise Guassian/65/monochrome checked add d/s change the blend mode on the tube layer to Lumiance(L) and delete template layer.

Rectangle Right :
Repeat the same steps as you did for Rectangle Left.

Open main tube c/p arrange add d/s.

Now time to add the elements
I used the following
Element 10 - 50% mirror.
Element 4 - 40%
Wordart 1 - duplicate and erase cutie form 1 layer and patootie from the other, resize both 50% sharpen and arrange add d/s.
Element 6a - 65% then 85% 
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 1 c/p into selection apply mask/merge group resixe by 110% duplicate merge down add noise Guassian/20/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!!

Friday, March 8, 2013

Punk Rock Princess

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**This Tutorial was written By Me On March 8, 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 Dominique Regular ~ HERE
Template #39 By Twyzted ~ HERE 
Big Mask #1 By Vix ~ HERE
Texture of Choice - I am using Paper Pack 1 By Grunge N Glitter ~ HERE
It is PTU but any texture or paper will work as well.
Dropshadow of choice

*Plugins Used*
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)

*Tube/s of Choice* 
I am using the Awesome art of Zlata-M
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 Awesome PTU Kit Punk Rock Princess Bundle By Grunge N Glitter
And can be purchased ~ HERE 
Thank you Brandi for making such wonderful kits 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 Raster layers 6 & 15,  Image canvas Size 750x600 and   floodfill the layer layer with white, we can resize later but I like enought room to work.

Raster 12 : 
Select all float/defloat open paper 10 c/p arrange invert/delete/deselect and delete template layer.

Shadow Layers : 
We are leaving these as is on the template.

Raster 14,7,9 & 11: 
Add noise Guassian/60/Monochrome checked then sharpen.

Raster 4 : 
Select all/float/defloat open paper 4 c/p invert/delete/deselect and delete template layer add d/s.

Raster 2 : 
Select all/float/defloat new layer Open your paper pack and choose a paper  I used Paper 7 c/p into selection/deselect and delete template layer.

Raster 3 : 
Select all/float/defloat new layer again i am using the paper pack open paper 2 c/p into selection then open close up tube copy and paste as a new image mirror now c/p on your tag arrange invert/delete/deselect and change the blend mode to Lumiance(L) or whatever works best for your chosen tube then delete template layer.


Raster 8 : 
Repeat same steps as you did for Raster 3, except i use paper 16 from the kit and change the blend mode on the tube to Screen.

Raster 10 :
Repeat the same steps as you did for 3 & 8 except i used paper 15 from the kit and change the blend mode to Screen.

Select your large circle again select all/float/defloat open your main tube c/p resize arrange invert and erase just the bottom of the tube deselect duplicate your tube on the duplicated layer Guassian Blur 3.00 and change the blend mode to Screen and lower the opacity to 60% and add d/s to orignal tube layer.

Now time to add the elements
I used the following
Frame 4 - resixe by 103% and move behind the large circle
Skull - 45% sharpen
Cupcake - 40%
Spiked Heel 1 - 45%
Flower 2 & 4 - 30% sharpen
Flower 3 - 35% sharpen
Guitar - 65%
Bottlecap 3 - 50%
Bracket 2 - 50%
Stars - 30-35% sharpen
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 resize by 92% all layers NOT checked and sharpen.
Select all Add new layer open Gradient Glitter Sheet 2  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!!