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
Free Scrap kit by Gimptastic Scraps
"I Want Your Skull" This scrap is a PTU now FTU
But the store it was free at is now closed..
Keep an eye out, maybe she'll add them to her blog
But, you could use a different kit and colorize to fit
Font of choice
Temp193 by Leah
PsP tube - flame
Mask from Dee HERE
red paw media - beautifier
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 Popeywong
You can find his artwork Here
Tube is named "Corona-y-espina-1"
Tube i used can be found Here
Tube i used can be found Here
Open temp canvas 600x600
Remove credits, wordart, BG, layers 1 and 2
Open tube R/S to 56% C/P onto canvas
Apply radiance settings of choice then D/S
Now open Banner element, C/P onto canvas
Place where raster 1,2 were. and place behind tube
Using change to target brush, using color of one of the elements
i colorized the cactus and the rose to fit the tubes color
Open stainedglass R/S to 60%, C/P onto canvas
Drag below tube/banner layers
Open smoke R/S to 80% C/P onto canvas
Also place below tube/stained glass and banner
Select layer 4, selections all float defloat
Open paper6, C/P onto canvas, selections invert-
delete, select none. remove original layer
Layer3, i colorize to greyscale, then added drop shadow
Do the same for layers 8 and 6 i choose paper1
Colorize the matching outer frame to these layers
Now layer13, selecions all float defloat
Open aper9 R/S to 80%, C/P onto canvas. selections
invert- delete. select none, remove original layer
Select raster 12, selections all float defloat, add new raster layer
select flood tool and fill with color of choice, i choose black
Do this same step for the other layer, 13
Now on these new layers you filled with color
Do the following steps as you have for your papers
but this time paste your tube in there
Then turn your tube to greyscale. Adjust> hue/sat
colorize - both dials set at 0, Lower opacity to 70%
Apply outer glow - white - add noise then D/S
Select layer 10, selections all float defloat
Open tube this time unresize her, C/P onto canvas
Using drag tool drag inside the marching ants
Invert- delete. select none, remove original layer
Do the same to the other layer 9. I also took my burn brush
And brushed it over top of the circles once
Change blend mode to multiply - apply outer glow grey, D/S
Now it's element time
Elements i used and the resized %
Using this drop shadow: 0, 0, 43, 7, color black
Spiderweb - 40%
Spider - 60%
Candles - 40%
Skull1 - 50%
Crow - 60%
Cameo - W55, H60%
Armbone - 60%
Flowers2 - 40%
place elements where you want, or use my tag as a guide.
Apply your mask, copyrights, add your name save as a PNG
Thanks for trying my tutorial.
This tutorial was written on December 23rd, 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.