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**This Tutorial was written By Me On April 20, 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 Neon 80s ~ HERE
Template #197 by Kristin ~ HERE
Big Mask #1 by Vix ~ HERE
Gradient Of Choice
Dropshadow of choice
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 Fun and Funky PTU Scrapkit 2 Kewl 4 You By Toxic Desirez
This kit is Exclusive to Scrap Candy
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*
We will be working from the bottom up
Open template duplicate and close original delete credits Then image canvas size 875x725 and floodfill raster 1 with white.
Raster 9 & Copy : Select all/float/defloat open paper 11 c/p resize by 90% arrange invert/delete/deselect and add a slight inner bevel of choice and delete template layer.
Raster 8 & Copy : Select all/float/defloat open paper 7 c/p resize by 85% arrange invert/delete/deselect and add a slight inner bevel of choice and delete template layer.
Raster 7 & Copy : Select all/float/defloat open paper 3 c/p resize by 85% arrange invert/delete/deselect and add slight inner bevel of choice and delete template layer.
Raster 3 & Copy : Select all/float/defloat open paper 6 c/p resize by 85% arrange invert/delete/deseelct and add slight inner bevel of choice and delete template layer.
Copy Of Raster 5 The White star frame : Select all/float/defloat expand by 2 add new layer floodfill with white deselect and add noise Uniform/100/monochrome checked and add d/s then delete template layer.
Raster 5 : Select all/float/defloat new layer and floodfill with a gradient of choice Linear,repeats 3, invert checked, Open tube c/p as a new image mirror then c/p to your tag resize by 60% arrange invert/delete/deselect and crop merged opaque to remove any excess now duplicate on the original tube apply Xero-Radience default settings, now on the top layer Guassian Blur 3.00 and change the blend mode to Soft Light and delete the template layer.
Raster 5 Copy : Repeat same steps as you did for the first star except do not mirror tube.
Copy Of Raster 4 : Repeat the same steps as you did for the star frames.
Raster 4 : Select all/float/defloat open paper 1 c/p invert/delete/deselect and delete template layer.
Open tube c/p resize to your liking, then select the bottom rectangle, select all/flaot/defloat invert and erase just the bottom of the tube deselect and crop merged opaque to remove excess duplicate guassian blur 3.00 and change the blend mode to overlay and add d/s.
*Now Time To Add The Elements*
Star Border - c/p resize by 75% add noise Uniform/45/monochrome checked duplicate/mirror/flip
Skull - c/p resize by 25% rotate with pick tool
Cuppycake - c/p resize by 30%
Hand - c/p resize by 25%
Heart & Needle - c/p resize by 30%
Sneakers - c/p resize by 25%
String - c/p resize by 60%
Label - c/p resize by 50% rotate with pick tool
Splatter - c/p arrange above white background layer duplicate/mirror untill its in all 4 corners, merge together then resize by 95%
Butterfly 2 - c/p resize by 35% duplicate/mirror
Sparkles - c/p as the very top 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 paper 6 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~