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 Toxic Desirez
"Nightmare Freddy" Purchase at Skullified Scrapz
Font of choice
Xero - radiance
Redpaw media - beautifier
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 Arthur Crowe
You can find his artwork Here
This is a FREE tube from Arthur
Open frame R/S to 75% Canvas size 620x620
Sharpen frame, then using deform tool swirl it at an angle
Duplicate frame - mirror, erase bits on the inside from the first frame
Go back and select each frame and apply bright/contrast
Settings i used: Brightness: 18, Contrast: 4
Open your tube of choice, R/S to 30% C/P onto canvas
Drag this tube where you want i moved him slightly to the left
I also tried to spread the frames out alittle more too on either side
Apply and outerglow - white - add noise on your tube then apply D/S
Open gate R/S to 40% C/P onto canvas - drag near the right hand frame
Drag below frame and up above kinda in the middle - apply D/S
Open house R/S to 40% C/S onto canvas, i dragged behind my layers
And placed it behind the gate layer, and below the frame layer
Open background paper R/S to 50% - Mirror (side without roses)
Click on your right frame. selections- modify - expand by 4
C/S paper onto canvas - selections - invert - delete, select none
Drag paper behind your frame. Do the same for the other frame
(Using your selection tool, since the frame has been erased some)
Freehand selection, - point to point. I used paper 4 and R/S to 60%
Open flames R/S to 75% - C/P onto canvas
Place near the bottom - where your tube cuts off
Erase parts off the side, and the harsh edge on the flames
Now it's element time
Elements i used and the resized %
Using this drop shadow: 0, 0, 33, 8, color black
Sign - 40%
Skull2 - 20%
Gravestone - 25%
Glove - 40%
Skull Pile - 20%
Tree1 - 35%
Web - 30%
Blood splatter - 50%
Handprint - 30%
Mouse - 20%
Hat - 20%
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 April 22nd, 2016 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.