This tutorial was written in PSP 9 and can be used with any other version. I assume that you have a working knowledge of PSP.
Tube of choice/close up
Paid Scrap kit by MMeliCrea Designz
"Ocean World" Purchase at Smiley Creations
Font of choice
xero - radiance
Tutorial shortcut index:
"Delete" on your keyboard under Insert.
"C/P" copy and paste as new layer.
Remove "O/L" Remove original layer.
"D/S" Drop shadow located in 3D effects.
"R/S" Resize layer located in Image.
New "R/L" Raster layer, in Layers.
"outer glow" Gradient glow from eye candy
Or my method on my blog under "How to dos"
Good D/S settings:
0, 0, 57, 6, color black
Good add noise settings:
Uniform- 70-90 % noise monochrome
Random- 10-34% noise monochrome
I used the artwork of Caron Vinson
You can find her artwork Here
Open frame2, R/S to 80% canvas size 600x600
Select magic wand, click on the outside of the circle
inside the blue ropes, selections modify expand by 12
open paper7, C/P into canvas selections invert delete
select none, drag below frame layer.
Using magic wand again click the inside of the circle frame,
selections modify expand by 7, open paper3 R/S to 60%,
Add new raster layer, C/P paste into selection, selections none
drag below your frame. If you don't like the look don't resize paper
On your frame layer i added outer glow, color of choice.
now add noise of choice and drop shadow
Open your main tube, R/S in needed place in the middle
Apply radiance to your tube, settings of choice..
Note: I placed my elements around my tube
Now it's element time
Elements i used and the resized %
Using this drop shadow: 0, 0, 54, 7, color black
Element122 - 50%
Element101 - 80%
Element55 - 40%
Element20 - 10%
Element27 - 40%
Element39 - 30%
Element22 - 60%
Element83 - 25%
Element96 - 20%
place elements where you want, or use my tag as a guide.
Add your copyrights, your name save as a PNG
Thanks for trying my tutorial.
Now lets see those results.
This tutorial was written on June 25th, 2015 by Melissa.
In no way may this tutorial be copied to another
website without the creators permission. Any resemblance
to this tutorial is purely coincidental.