Tag Templates 51 – 53

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Winter Timeline Masks

I’m still waiting for a good amount of snow. What’s the best way to stave off that yearning? Well winter masks, of course!!!

I hope you like these!

Enjoy!

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Pink Xmas Gift

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This tutorial was written by me on December 7th, 2016 and is my own creation. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional.

PSP Version used: PSP X5

This tutorial assumes you have a good working knowledge of PSP.

Supplies:

Tube of choice. I am using the art of Very Many. You can purchase this tube here.

PTU kit from Pink Paradox Productions called Pink Xmas Gift. You can purchase it here.

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Swirls of Snowflakes Mask from Leather and Lace. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Canela Bark.

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Open a new blank image, 600 x 544.

Open your mask & Paper 4. Resize your paper by 60%. Paste your paper onto your blank canvas. Apply your mask, merge group. Add noise, Uniform, 25, Monochrome checked.

Open 11. Resize by 45%. Paste as a new layer. Rotate slightly to the left.

With your magic wand, click inside the frame. Selections, modify, expand by 10. Open Paper 11 & resize by 60%. Paste your paper as a new layer onto your working canvas. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect and move your paper layer below your frame layer.

Now lets add our elements:

98 – resize by 40%. Paste as a new layer above your frame layer.
86 – resize by 35%. Place to the bottom left corner of the frame. Rotate 90 degrees to the right, flip horizontal. Rotate a little more to the left to light it up with the angle of the frame. Duplicate, rotate 180 degrees & place to the upper right corner.
55 – resize by 25%. Place in the upper right corner of the frame.
97 – resize by 50%, rotate left. Place to the bottom.
61 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom.
74 – resize by 40%. Flip horizontal, flip vertical. Place to the bottom right.
26 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom, directly below the tag.
94 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
2 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom left.
32 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom.
73 – resize by 25%, place to the bottom between the angel & the gift.
1 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right.
13 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom of the sack.
51 – resize by 20%. Place to the right side of the frame, just below the tag. Duplicate & place just below the upper left corner of the frame.
14 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom, along the left side of the gift.
37 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom of the candy cane.
102 – resize by 55%, rotate right. Paste as a new layer.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the tag layer. Arrange over your frame opening. When satisfied with the placement, erase any part of your tube that extends below the bottom elements. Duplicate your tube, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to overlay. On the original tube layer, Shift + L, 0, 0.

Add your name, copyright, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice to your layers, then merge visible. Save as a PNG.

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.

Mask Set 138

I know…where are all the winter & Christmas masks…right? Well I felt like doing some non holiday masks this time. I’m sure I’ll get more out soon.

Enjoy!

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Christmas Love

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This tutorial was written by me on December 3rd, 2016 and is my own creation. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional.

PSP Version used: PSP X5

This tutorial assumes you have a good working knowledge of PSP.

Supplies:

Tube of choice. I am using the art of Vadis. You can purchase her tubes here.

PTU kit from Pink Paradox Productions called Christmas Love. You can purchase the kit here.

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Template 305 from Toxic Desirez. You can find it here.

Sparkle Snowflake Mask from Leather and Lace. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Yugoslavia.

Filters:

EyeCandy 4000 – Glass (text only)
Xero – Radiance

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Open your template. Set the canvas size to 900 x 781. Delete the credits layer & Raster 5. Now resize by 67%.

Merge together the following layers: Raster 13 & Copy of raster 13; Raster 11 & Copy of Raster 11; Raster 12 & Copy of Raster 12; Raster 9 & Copy of Raster 9; Raster 10 & Copy of Raster 10; Raster 7 & Copy of Raster 7; Raster 8 & Copy of Raster 8; Raster 6 & Copy of Raster 6.

Replace each layer with the following (resize each paper by 60% prior to replacing the layer):

Raster 13 – Paper 24
Raster 11 – Paper 5
Raster 12 – Paper 33
Raster 9 – Paper 35
Raster 10 – Paper 22
Raster 7 – Paper 4
Raster 8 – Paper 37
Raster 6 – Paper 18
Copy of Raster 2 – select all, float, defloat. Add a new raster layer & floodfill with #a6000c. Deselect & delete the original layer. Add noise, Gaussian, 50, monochrome checked.
Raster 2 – Paper 8
Copy of Raster 4 – repeat the steps for the Copy of Raster 2 layer but change the color used to #8bb841.
Raster 4 – Paper 5
Raster 14 – select all, float, defloat. Add a new raster layer & floodfill with #a6000c. Delete the original layer.

On the top circle layer, select all, float, defloat. Open Paper 7, resizing by 60%. Paste as a new layer & arrange over the circle to your liking. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect. Set the blend mode to Burn.

Open your mask & Paper 9. Resize you paper by 60%. Paste your paper above the background layer. Apply your mask, merge group. Add noise, using the same settings as before.

Now lets add our elements:

115 – resize by 40%. Paste as a new layer above the dotted circle layer. Place over the top circle.
102 – resize by 20%. Place to the top of the top circle layer, a little to the left of the center. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place slightly to the right of the center.
111 – resize by 20%. Place between the pine cones.
88 – resize by 30%. Place slightly up from the bottom.
80 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
1 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom left.
7 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom right.
23 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom of the reindeer.
105 – resize by 60%. Place to the bottom.
26 – resize by 20%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom right.
43 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left of the snowmen.
2 – resize by 30%. Place to the right of the gift box.
41 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom.
38 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom.
33 – resize by 20%. Place to the left of the hat.
21 – resize by 20%. Place to the right edge of the train.

Open your tube, resizing slightly. Paste as a new layer above the top circle layer. Arrange over the circle to your liking. On the circle layer, select all, float, defloat. On the tube layer, selections, invert & press delete. Deselect. Gaussian blur, 3.00. Set the blend mode to Overlay. On the original layer, lower the opacity to 8.

Now resize your tube again…but this time resize as necessary. Paste your tube as a new layer above the trees layer. Place slightly to the left.

Xero Radiance using the original settings.

Add your name, copyright, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice, then merge visible. Save as a PNG.

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.

Mask Set 137

It has come to my attention that my masks aren’t saving right. When I save them in PS, it is changing the color to a slightly lighter shade, which is not ok!

I made these in PSP, so hopefully they will work without the little glitch.

Enjoy!

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Tag Template 50

Hey guys…I know it’s been awhile since I made any templates…just been crazy lately.

Hope you like this one🙂

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Snowy Fantasy

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This tutorial was written by me on November 26th, 2016 and is my own creation. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional.

PSP Version used: PSP X5

This tutorial assumes you have a good working knowledge of PSP.

Supplies:

Tube of choice. I am using the beautiful art of VeryMany. You can purchase this tube here.

PTU kit from Pink Paradox Productions called Snowy Fantasy. You can purchase the kit here.

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SNOWFLAKE MASK from Leather and Lace. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Harbell.

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Open Frame 13. Set the canvas size to 950 x 950. Resize your frame by 75%, all layers unchecked. Now resize by 63%, all layers checked.

Open your mask & Paper 35. Resize your paper by 60%. Paste your paper as a new layer. Move below the frame layer.

On your mask, increase the canvas size to 750 x 716.

Apply your mask to your paper, then merge group.

On your frame layer, use your magic wand & click inside the frame. Selections, modify, expand by 10.

Open Paper 11. Resize your paper by 60%. Paste your paper as a new layer onto your frame. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & move your paper layer below the frame layer.

Let’s add our elements:

110 – resize by 40%. Paste as a new layer above your frame layer. Place to the left side of the frame.
75 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
33 – resize by 40%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom right.
113 – resize by 30%, flip vertical. Place to the top of the frame, slightly to the right of center. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place slightly to the left of the center.
111 – resize by 25%. Place over the top right leaves. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place over the top left leaves.
136 – resize by 30%. Place to the top of your frame.
79 – resize by 20%. Place in the center of your bow.

Duplicate your green & brown leave layers & move them above the snowflake layer. Flip vertical & place to the bottom, in the exact same placement as we have at the top.

23 – resize by 40%. Place over the left side of the gifts.
137 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
27 – resize by 30%. Place a little up from the bottom left.
18 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom left.
35 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom of the deer.
144 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
84 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom.
25 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom, along the left side of the rose.
15 – resize by 20%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom right.
143 – resize by 55%. Paste as a new layer.
150 – resize by 50%, flip horizontal. Paste as a new layer.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the snowflake layer. Duplicate, gaussian blur, 3.00. Set the blend mode to Screen, 75.

Add your name, copyright, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice to your layers, then merge visible. Save as a PNG.

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.

Winter Friends

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This tutorial was written by me on November 22nd, 2016 and is my own creation. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional.

PSP Version used: PSP X5

This tutorial assumes you have a good working knowledge of PSP.

Supplies:

Tube of choice. This super cute tube is from Kajenna. You can purchase her tubes here.

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PTU kit from Scrappin with Lil Ole Me called Rustic Christmas. You can purchase it here.

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Winter Mask 9 from Dee. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using KG Call Me Maybe.

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Open el17. Set the canvas size to 600 x 502. Resize by 50%, all layers unchecked. Place the sign to the right side.

Open your mask & p15. Resize your paper by 60%. Paste as a new layer onto your sign canvas. Move your paper to the bottom layer. Apply your mask, merge group.

Now to add our remaining elements:

el66 – resize by 40%. Paste as a new layer above the sign layer. Free rotate, left, 145. Place to the upper right corner of the sign.
el70 – resize by 60%. Place to the top of the sign.
el67 – resize by 50%. Place to the top of the sign.
el87 – resize by 24%. Place to the bottom of the ‘i’ in Christmas.
el69 – resize by 30%. Place to the right of the red flower. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the left of the red flower.
el86 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
el3 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right.
el29 – resize by 70%. Place to the far left.
el110 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom left.
el52 – resize by 24%. Place to the bottom left of the wooden Santa.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the tree layer. Place a little to the right of the tree.

Add your name, copyright, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice to your layers, then merge visible. Save as a PNG.

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.

Mask Set 136

It’s a beautiful winter day here in PA…and  our first snow hasn’t gone away like it usually does! How awesome is that?

Today I have some new masks.

Enjoy!

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