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**This Tutorial was written By Me On March 28, 2014
*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 Nightmare Before Christmas ~ HERE
Mask #72 by Vaybs ~ HERE
Dropshadow of choice
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)
*Tube/s of Choice*
I am using the Awesome art of Derzi of Beehive Studios
This tube is Candles-Snow but this layer is Candles Easter
And can be 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 Scrapkit Candles Easter By Amy Marie's Scraps
And can be found ~ HERE
Thank you Amy Marie for making such amazing kits for us to create with.
And the matching PTU Cluster set by Chillipepper Spiced
And these can also be found in Amy Marie's Store ~ HERE
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
Ok this will be a fairly quick tutorial but just as fun I hope
We will be using a ready made cluster and adding some goodies from the matching kit, so let your imagination run wild, thats always fun :)
*Let's Get Started*
Open Cluster 2 duplicate and close original then image canvas size 725x725 add new layer and send to the bottom floodfill with white.
Open your rectangle selection tool and select over the top frame c/p paper 3 as a new layer resize by 75% invert/delete/invert again move the mask layer over the paper arrange invert/delete/deselect and move below the frame.
Open tube c/p resize to desired size arrange now 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~
Open 4 - c/p resize by 30% and tuck behind raster 9
Open 30 - c/p resize by 30% and arrange in top of the fence
Open 44 c/p arrange above the original grass layer
Open 43 - c/p resize by 70% arrange behind raster 10
Open 46 - c/p free rotate 90 all layers uncheckd and move below the frame
Open 6 - c/p resize by 80% arrange above the white background layer
Open 45 - c/p and arrange behind tube layers
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 14 c/p into selection apply mask/merge group duplicate/merge down resize by 85%.
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~