Thursday, December 30, 2010

:||: PTU - Merry Christmas :||:



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This tutorial was written with a knowledge of PSP.
Any similarities to any other tutorial are purely accidental and not intentional.
Please do not copy or post on another site without permission.
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Supplies Needed:

Tube of choice: However I am using Barbara Jensen
Please DO NOT use without a proper License
Visit her site HERE, to purchase

Template: All wrapped up for Christmas by Dee
Visit her blog HERE
Click on templates to find them

Kit: Santa Babe by Rieka @ Rieka Rafia
Visit her blog HERE for Purchase detail

Font=Infant

Plugins=Xenofex2 Constellation, Gradient Glow,
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Open template, shift d to duplicate

Delete copyright and background layers

Re-size canvas to 800 x 800, we will crop and re-size later

Highlight purple rectangle

Open Paper5, copy and paste as a new layer, invert and delete, select none and merge down

Highlight mauve circle

Open Paper8, copy and paste as a new layer, invert and delete, select none and merge down

Click on the white circle, apply the following noise settings



Now apply the following drop shadow



Now apply another drop shadow but switch the number to -2, 3

Now apply the same Noise and drop shadows to the mauve rectangle layer also

Merge black rectangles

Apply Xenofex2 Constellation using the following settings



Highlight mauve inside frames

Open Paper20, copy and paste as a new layer, invert and delete, select none and merge down

Highlight inside frame layer again

Copy and past close up of tube of choice, invert and delete

Duplicate then mirror, merge into one layer

Change the blend mode to Luminance (L) and the opacity to 57%

Open tube of choice and place in the middle

Open Banner, re-size by 90%, copy and paste as a new layer just above the frame layer, apply drop shadow with above settings, repeat

Open Santa, re-size by 30%, copy and paste as a new layer, use my tag as example of placement

Open reindeer, re-size by 30%, copy and paste as a new layer, use my tag as example of placement

Open Sparkle 2, copy and paste as a new layer, just above the frame layer

Duplicate and mirror, merge into one layer

Open Bow 2, re-size by 30%, copy and paste as a new layer, use my tag as example of placement

Duplicate and mirror, merge into one layer

Open Word-art, re-size by 75%, copy and paste as a new layer, use my tag as example of placement

Apply a gradient glow using the following settings



Crop image to your preference, re-size tag making sure it is no longer than 650 on its longest side

Add any other elements of your choice

Add copyright

Save as PNG file.
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This tut was written on December 29, 2010
All links were active at time of posting.
I would love to see your finished work.
Email: lostdarkangel13@gmail.com
If any problems arise please contact me, thanks again.
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