This is my 150th Tut!
Woot! ♥ Enjoy!
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You must have a working knowledge of PSP.
I am using the beautuful artwork of Ismael Rac.
You must purchase a license to use this art.
You may do so at MPT
1 tube of choice & Font of choice.
I used Futurist Fixed Width.
Mask of choice or the one I used,
Weescotslass mask 84 Found HERE
Awesome FTU kit called finish Line can be found at
Wicked Scraps HERE TY Kristin!♥ Mwahh!
Ready Set.. Go!
Open your supplies in PSP. Open a new
canvas 700x700, you may resize/crop
later. Floodfill white. Add a new raster layer.
Selections, select all. Paste a paper
of choice into selection. I used paper 6.
Select none. Apply the mask, and on your
layers pallette merge mask group. Resize
and paste the frame2 as a new layer.
Using magic wand, click inside frame.
Selections>modify>expand 6. Add a paper
of choice as a new layer, I again used paper 6.
And then selections>invert and delete
on your keyboard, drag it under your frame.
Dropshadow frame. Now click on your
masked layer and paste the string 1 as a
new layer, use your deformation tool
to rotate it a little, see above. Dropshadow.
Next, paste the flag 2 as a new layer, move
it to the right. Dropshadow. Duplicate that
and image>mirror. Now add some flowers around
the bottom. dropshadow those. Click inside your
frame & Add your tube of choice, dropshadow,
and position where you want it inside the frame.
See above. I used the bigger tube in the frame.
Dupicate the tube, And drag the copy above
the frame layer. On the top tube layer...Erase
all parts hanging over you want. Add some butterflies
as new layers. Rotate to your liking. Dropshadow.
Next add some of the labels and the wordart
where they look best. Dropshadow. I also
added a bow to the bottom roght corner. Add
the full size tube if you have it, and dropshadow.
See mine above or make it your own! As always
mine is just a guide. Arrange all layers to your liking.
Now X out the bottom layer and your mask layer.
Merge visable the remaining layers.
Un X the hidden layers. Position all layers nicely.
Image Resize 80-90% Bicubic
resample all layers checked.
Hint: You can X out the bottom white
layer before saving to have a transparent bkg for forums..
Add your Artist © and your Name and WooT!! You Are Done!
Hope you enjoyed my tutorial & thanks for trying it! :)
Until next time!
Written by Beaches February 22, 2009
Any resemblance to another tutorial is purely coincidental.