What you will need:
PaintShop Pro, I used version 9, but any version should work.
2 Tubes of choice, a close up and half tube works best. I used the amazing artwork of
Keith Garvey which I purchased from MPT. Please do not use Keith's work without purchasing it
Scrap kit, I used the awesome PTU kit by Kristin/Toxic Desirez called Wickedly Sinful. Please check
out her blog HERE for the stores she sells at. Thanks Hun!!
Mask, I used one by Babe, Babemask12, you can find them on her blog HERE. Please leave some love if you download. Thanks for sharing Hun!
Font, I used A&S Snapper script, a pay font so I can't share, but any script font should work.
Xero - Moodlight
Xero - Clarity
Xero - Porcelain
Eye Candy 4000 - Gradient Glow
•Open Babe's mask in psp and minimize. Open a new transparent canvas 600x500, floodfill white.
•Add a raster layer, selections - select all - copy and paste paper of choice into selection, I used
paper 8 - selections - select none.
•Layers - new mask layer - from image - choose Babe's mask 12 from drop down menu. Invert mask
data Checked. Click ok. Merge group. Apply Xero - Clarity. (screenshot below)
•Copy and paste frame2, resize 70%. Drop shadow 2/-1/55/5.00
•Using magic wand, click inside frame. Selections - modify - expand by 8. Add a raster layer,
copy and paste paper of choice into selection, I used paper 3. Selections - select none. Arrange
paper layer to below frame. Effects - texture effects - Blinds. (screenshot below)
•Copy and paste close up tube. You can see by tag if you're tube is facing left, leave if not Image -
Mirror. Duplicate layer. On original change blend mode to soft light. Apply Xero - Radiance
On copy - Image - Mirror. Duplicate copy layer. On first copy, Adjust - blur - Gaussian blur - Radius 4.75. Apply Xero -
Moodlight. (screenshot below) On second copy change blend mode to hard light. Add slight drop
shadow, I used 1/0/55/5.00.
•Copy and paste film strip, resize by 85%. Move to lower part of circle frame, see tag for placement.
•Using selection tool, draw out a rectangle, see screenshot, add a raster layer, copy and paste paper
of choice into selection, I used paper 4 - selections - select none. Arrange paper layer to below film
•Copy and paste half tube. Arrange parts inside the filmstrip. When happy merge those layers together.
Apply Xero - Porcelain (screenshot below).
•Copy and paste roses2, resize by 60%. Drop shadow, I used 2/-1/55/5.00. Duplicate layer, Image -
Mirror. Merge rose layers together. Place on lower part of film strip.
•Copy and paste bow4, resize 50%. Drop shadow 2/-1/55/5.00. See tag for placement.
•Copy and paste heart charm, resize by 50%. Drop shadow 2/-1/55/5.00. Adjust - sharpness -
sharpen. See tag for placement.
•Add copyright and watermark.
•For the name, I used A&S Snapper script, size 48. with foreground null, background #6E8191.
Added noise 35% Uniform - Monochrome. Added a fat white gradient glow and drop shadowed
•Delete background and merge visible, save as png or merge all and save as jpg.
Thank you for trying my tutorial.
Written by Aqua on June 10, 2010. Any resemblance to another tutorial is purely
unintentional. Registered with TWI.
Scrap kit by Kristin/Toxic Desirez