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 Lizquis Scraps
"Fairy Queen" Purchase at Scrap N Company
Font of choice
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 Lady Mishka
You can find her artwork HERE
Tube i used can be found HERE
Open river, set canvas to 620x620
Drag alittle to the bottom of your canvas
Duplicate and mirror drag to the top as far as you can - Merge
Open fairy house1, R/S to 60%, C/P onto canvas
mirror and drag to the far left. drop shadow
Open stem1, R/S to 50% , C/P onto canvas
i left it right in the center where it pasted to. D/S
Open mushrooms, R/S to 20%, C/P onto canvas
Place these randomly where you'd like. D/S
I made the one by the fairy house alittle smaller
I used the deform to get it down to the size i wanted.
Open fairy2, R/S to 20%, C/P onto canvas
Mirror and i placed her to the left near the house
Open bridge, R/S to 60%, C/P onto canvas
Mirror and place near the bottom of your canvas
like it's going the bottom of the stream
I went ahead and added more mushrooms
Mushroom1 - 12% & Mushroom2 - 15%
Zoom in one your bridge. Using eraser tool
opacity set at 69% start erasing the bottom of the bridge post.
make it alittle less harsh - Using your burn tool drag it along the part
you erased on the bridge post and on the water surface.
this makes it look like it's been wet by the water
Open tube, R/S to 50%, C/P onto canvas drah to the right
kinda in the middle. make sure her feet looks like she's standing
Zoom in. selecting your smudge tool and go around
swirling and smudging the harsh lines of your river scene
Now it's element time
Elements i used and the resized %
Using this drop shadow: 0, 0, 35, 6, color black
Clouds - 60%
Branches - 40%
Petuina - 40%
Swan - 25%
Frog - 20%
Flowers1 - 25%
Fairysparkle - 20%
Bottle - 20%
Branch1 - 60%
Insect2 - 10%
Rocks - 50%
Butterflies - 30%
I only used 1 of the butterflies
But i placed them in different places
place elements where you want, or use my tag as a guide.
Apply your mask, copyrights, add your name save as a PNG
I applied beautifier to the whole tag, settings of choice
Thanks for trying my tutorial.
This tutorial was written on June 16th, 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.