Thursday, October 9, 2014

IT'S ALL ABOUT THE CANDY!

 photo itsallaboutthecandy.png
This tutorial was written by me and for those
who have a good working knowledge of psp.


Supplies Needed




Tube
Artwork by ©Amy Brown at CDO 

Font
Calibri

My Frame

Mask
Filters
Xenofex 1.0 - Shower Door
DSB flux - Bubbles




Okay, let's get started
Remember to save often!!!

Open my  frame
Shift D
Close original

Re-size canvas to 800 x 800
Crop before saving

Use my tag as a guide if needed

Click inside each frame with magic wand
Expand by 5
Add new layer
Fill with dark color
Add new layer
Fill with gradient - I made one the candy corn colors
Apply Bubbles filter to gradient layer
Crop to BG layer

Add new layer
Fill with gradient
Apply Shower Door filter

Apply mask 
Merge Group

Paste tubes 
Crop to fit frames

Type "CANDY"
Center
Convert to raster
Apply copies filter - Tiling with gap of 2

Crop to Mask layer
Lower opacity to 77

Type "IT'S ALL ABOUT THE CANDY!"
Before clicking the check mark highlight the word ALL and CANDY and change size to slightly bigger than what other text is
Click Check
Apply bevel
Float
Expand by 2
Add new layer
Fill with white
Move below text
Merge down

Add drop shadow 

Add name

Add copyright info

Crop & Save

Double Trouble

 photo doubletrouble.png
This tutorial was written by me and for those
who have a good working knowledge of psp.


Supplies Needed



Tube
Artwork by ©Michi Art at CDO 

Font
5th Grader

My Cluster Frame




Okay, let's get started
Remember to save often!!!
Open my cluster frame
Shift D
Close original

Use my tag as a guide if needed

Select frame area just bigger than opening
Add new layer
Fill with color choice
Invert
Paste mirrored tube
Delete

I added fine leather texture to my bg layer

Change mirrored tube layer to soft light

Paste tube and move to right

Add drop shadow 

Add name

Add copyright info

Crop & Save

Happy Halloween Friends

 photo happyhalloweenfriends.png
This tutorial was written by me and for those
who have a good working knowledge of psp.

Supplies Needed


Tube
Artwork by by ©Molly Harrison at CDO

Template

Font
Znikomit No24 and Yippy Skippy Alt

My Papers

Paper 1 
Paper 2



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Okay, let's get started
Remember to save often!!!

Open template and shift D
Close original and re-size canvas to 800 x 800
Crop after tag is done
Unhide and fill bg layer in with white

Delete info layer and orange stripes, leaves, cat and text layers if desired

There are a few basic steps for this template that are repetitive.
1. Select layer
2. Float
3. Invert or add new layer
4. Paste paper or fill with color choice
5. Delete if paper
6. Apply gradient glow  and noise at 30 to original layer

Go HERE if you aren't familiar on my way of adding gradient glow using EC 5 Impact 


We are going to start at the bottom layer (in layers pallet)
and work our way up the template following the steps above.


Use my tag as guide if needed

black circles - paper 1 + black 

dots - change to colors that match tube


purple strip - paper 2


blue squares - orange + tubes set to luminance (L)


Paste tube - place where you like it


Add text on curve 
Using the preset shape tool
Make a circle
bigger than the one we already have

Keep circle as a vector
Add new layer
Click text tool

Click the right center of circle when
you see the A on a curve
and write saying of choice.

Convert to raster

Do same for other side using same vector circle by just moving it

Add name 

Close bg layer

Add drop shadow to layers

Add copyright info

Crop and Save

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Come Fly With Me


 photo comeflywithme.png


This tutorial was written by me and for those
who have a good working knowledge of psp.

Supplies Needed


Tube
Artwork by by ©Misticheskaya at PFD

Template

Font
Almibar Swash 1

Filters
Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Gradient Glow
Filters Unlimited (FU)- Paper Textures
Dsb Flux - Bubbles
Richard Rosenman - Scanlines
and/or any other filters of choice


Mask

 Big Mask 001 by Vix



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Okay, let's get started
Remember to save often!!!

Open template and shift D
Close original and re-size canvas to 800 x 800
Crop after tag is done
Unhide and fill bg layer in with white

Delete info layer 

There are a few basic steps for this template that are repetitive.
1. Select layer
2. Float
3. Add new layer
4. Fill with color of choice
5. Apply filter of choice
6. Apply gradient glow  and noise at 30 to original layer

Go HERE if you aren't familiar on my way of adding gradient glow using EC 5 Impact 


We are going to start at the bottom layer (in layers pallet)
and work our way up the template following the steps above.


Use my tag as guide if needed

left & right purple stripes - orange + noise

green stripe - pattern or gradient I made one using skirt area of tube + 
float then apply bubbles filter

left & right purple circles - blue + FU wallpaper fine

orange oval - purple + FU striped paper

blue stripe - gradient + scanlines

green circle - gradient 

blue oval - purple + FU stripes

white rectangle - delete

purple rectangle - green + fine leather

green circle - light gray + paste mirrored tube
duplicate and on bottom tube change blend mode to 
luminance (L) and on top one
change blend mode to screen at 55 opacity
Add new layer and using circle brush set about 15 color eye area 
Change blend mode on layer to multiple 

green stars - light gray + noise

white circle frame - noise

word art black - pattern or gradient you made to match skirt + bevel of choice
merge the 3 text layers together
Move down

Paste tube - place where you like it

Add name +  add white outline
Close bg layer

Add new layer above bg layer
Fill with pattern or gradient
Apply bubble filter
Apply mask
Merge group

I added bat from another of Dee's templates HERE

Add drop shadow to layers


Add copyright info

Crop and Save

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Gone Batty

 photo gonebatty.png
This tutorial was written by me and for those
who have a good working knowledge of psp.


Supplies Needed



Tube
Artwork by ©Sherri Baldy at MTA

Font
Zombie Holocaust 

Scrap
(PTU)Batty by Designz by Sue (ME) at MTA.



Okay, let's get started
Remember to save often!!!

Open new canvas 800 x 800
Crop when tag is done

Re-size items as desired 

Paste frame element 10
Click inside frame with magic wand
Expand by 5
Invert
Paste paper 12
Delete
Select none

Duplicate frame twice
Re-size by 75%
Rotate by 30 degrees one right and one left
Place like mine
Repeat steps to add bg using paper 2 and tube

Paste tube
Re-size by 85%

Now add elements to tag of choice

I USED
6
12
20
23
26
27
31
32
38
41
42



Add drop shadow to layers

Add name
Add bevel of choice

Add copyright info

Crop and Save

Angel Love

 photo ANGELLOVE.png
This tutorial was written by me and for those
who have a good working knowledge of psp.



Supplies Needed
Tube
Artwork by ©Suzanne Richards at CDO

Font
Almibar Swash 

My Supplies



Okay, let's get started.
Remember to save often!!!

Open my supplies and shift D
Close original

Paste tubes
I used tube without flower and cropped lil heart off and used that
Arrange where you like them

Use my tag as guide if desired

Now feel free to add any textures or plugins to bg layer or leave as I have it

Add name

Add drop shadow to layers

Add copyright info

Crop & Save 

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

YOU RAWK MY SOCKS AWARD


I received this award from Sonja's Sazzy World!
Thanks so much Sonja - I really appreciate it!

Monday, September 15, 2014

Shots?

 photo shots.png

This tutorial was written by me and for those
who have a good working knowledge of psp.

 
Supplies Needed

Tube
Artwork by ©Enamorte at CDO

Font
Another Typewriter

Frame

Kit


Okay, let's get started
Remember to save often!!!

Open frame 
Shift D
Close original

Re-size canvas to 800 x 800

I colorized my frame  by duplicating and on bottom frame colorize to color of choice
Then on top frame crop area of splatter area and that way the colorized one will show
I also selected the tag area and made it more pink
Merge together when frame is how you like it

Paste  tube and duplicate and mirror one
Move one to right and the other to left however you like them
Merge together
Change blend mode to hard light 
Opacity to 55
Select frame area
Add bg and fill with color of choice
Move below tubes
Invert
Delete on tube layer


Paste tube 

Paste any elements from kit of choice
I used the shot which I colorized

Add name

Add copyright info

Crop & Save

Every Heart

 photo everyheart.png


This tutorial was written by me and for those
who have a good working knowledge of psp.

Supplies Needed


Tube
Artwork by by ©Nikki Burnette at CDO

Template
#29 by Dee

Font
Another Typewriter

Filters
Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Gradient Glow
Filters Unlimited (FU)- Paper Textures
and any other filters of choice

Brushes
Splatter brushes of choice

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Okay, let's get started
Remember to save often!!!

Open template and shift D
Close original and re-size canvas to 800 x 800
Crop after tag is done
Fill bg layer in with white

Delete info layer + little hearts if desired


There are a few basic steps for this template that are repetitive.
1. Select layer
2. Float
3. Add new layer
4. Fill with color of choice
5. Apply filter of choice
6. Apply gradient glow  and noise at 30 to original layer

Go HERE if you aren't familiar on my way of adding gradient glow using EC 5 Impact 


We are going to start at the bottom layer (in layers pallet)
and work our way up the template following the steps above.


Use my tag as guide if needed

pink rectangles - paper I made HERE
white oval - noise
green oval - gradient of black and off white
top right circle - green + FU paper texture - fibrous paper fine + tube on screen
bottom left circle - red + FU same texture as above
top & bottom strips - black and white + FU texture
pink circle - purple
center strips - purple + tube
white frames - noise

I cropped text and added white outline

Add name

Using splatter brushes of choice 
add new layer and brush around tag edges
Move to bottom

Close bg layer

Add drop shadow to layers


Add copyright info

Crop and Save

Thursday, September 4, 2014

Day at the Beach

 photo dayatthebeach.png
This tutorial was written by me and for those
who have a good working knowledge of psp.


Supplies Needed



Tube
Artwork by ©Steve Baier at CDO

Font
Pepita Script

Cluster Frame




Okay, let's get started
Remember to save often!!!

Open cluster frame
Shift D
Close original

Paste tube and move where you like it

Paste close up tube(s)
Mirror
Select area of frames
Add new layer
Fill with color choiceInvert
Delete close up tube
Change blend mode to luminance (L)
Duplicate and change to screen
Or play around with it till you get it how you like
Lower opacity to desired amount

Add name
I rotated mine before converting to raster

Add drop shadow to layers

Add copyright info

Crop & Save