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 Tag Catz Designs
"Morticia" Purchase at Scrap N Company
Font of choice
Mask by Rachel Designs
Redpaw 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 Di Halim
You can find her artwork HERE
Tube i used can be found HERE
Other colors of this tube HERE
Open canvas 650x650 - open tube R/S to 18% C/P
onto canvas, drag her in the middle. apply D/S
Apply radiance on tube. using dodge to brighten dress
Open element35 R/S to 40% C/P onto canvas
duplicate many times to get a brick road going
I lined up three on the bottom. hid tube and merge
Now you can duplicate these and build it quicker
Oen element18 R/S to 80% C/P onto canvas
drag on the right hand side, behide tube and rocks
Open element11, R/S to 60% C/P onto canvas
Using your selection tool set to point to point
seperate the gate. put each side of the gate on either
side of the house. apply drop shadow
Open element26 R/S to 80% C/P onto canvas
drag to the left hand hide, behind everything
tilt the frame alittle, using dodge tool
brighten up the frame itself. apply drop shadow
Click inside frame. selections - modify expand
by 15, Open paper2 R/S to 60% C/P onto canvas
drag inside your frame. selections invert - delete
select none. drag paper below al layers including frame
Open element42 R/S to 40% C/P onto canvas
drag to left side of frame. dodge tool to brighten
up the roses. duplicate this and deform tool on it
to make it smaller then duplicate - mirror drag next to gate
Now it's time for more elements
Elements i used and the resized %
Using this drop shadow: 0, 0, 66, 7, color black
ELEMENT25 - 50%
ELEMENT39 - 30%
ELEMENT17 - 15%
ELEMENT14 - 60%
ELEMENT36 - 40%
ELEMENT8 - 25%
ELEMENT73 - 35%
ELEMENT56 - 50%
ELEMENT51 - 20%
ELEMENT38 - 30%
ELEMENT44 - 30%
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
I used paper 4 on my mask layer
Thanks for trying my tutorial.
This tutorial was written on November 5th, 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.