Autumn Witchery

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This tutorial was written by me on September 27th, 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 is by the very talented Laguna. You can purchase her tubes here.

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PTU kit by Pink Paradox Productions called Autumn Witchery. You can purchase the kit here.

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Template 262 from Toxic Desirez. You can find it here.

Mask 302 from Weescotslass Creations. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Mathilde Castleland.

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Open your template. Delete the credits layer & the Raster 3 layer. Set the canvas size to 900 x 781. Now resize your template by 67%.

Merge together the following layers:

Raster 9 & Copy of Raster 9
Raster 7 & Copy of Raster 7
Raster 8 & Copy of Raster 8
Raster 6 & Copy of Raster 6

Open your mask & Paper (52). Resize your paper by 60%. Copy & paste as a new layer above the Raster 1 layer. Apply your mask, merge group.

Replace each layer with the following (resize each paper by 60% beforehand):

Raster 10 – Paper (11)
Raster 9 – Paper (53)
Raster 7 – Paper (40)
Raster 8 – Paper (22)
Raster 6 – Paper (2)
Raster 2 – Paper (39)

Next we are going to add our elements:

(132) – resize by 40%. Paste as a new layer above the orange circles layer. Place to the top of the left circle. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place over the right circle.
(25) – resize by 40%. Paste as a new layer above the top circle layer. Place to the right, slightly down.
(161) – resize by 50%. Place to the top of the top circle layer.
(75) – resize by 40%. Place to your liking.
(157) – resize by 75%. Place slightly up from the bottom.
(162) – resize by 60%. Place to the bottom.
(56) – resize by 20%. Place over the left edge of the top circle layer.
(23) – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left of the pentacle.
(35) – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom left.
(7) – resize by 60%. Place over the top half of the template layers.
(5) – resize by 25%. Place over the top left of the chest.
(42) – resize by 35%. Place to the right side of the chest.
(47) – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom right.
(130) – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom left of the book. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the right of the chest.
(20) – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom of the chest.
(100) – resize by 25%. Place over the right leaf. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place over the left leaf.
(10) – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom of the book.
(6) – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom, between the roses.
(8) – resize by 20%. Place over the left side of the skulls.
(158) – resize by 44%. Paste as a new layer.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the hawk layer.

Add your name, copyright, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice to your layers.

Hide your mask layer. Merge visible. With your merged image highlighted in the layer palette, Objects, Align, Center in Canvas. Now you can unhide your mask layer, then merge visible.

Save as a PNG.

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Darkness Sparkles

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This tutorial was written by me on September 24th, 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 is by the amazing Kajenna called Sorcerer. You can purchase this tube here.

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FTU kit by Gothic Inspirations called Darkness Sparkles Sampler. You can find it here.

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Mask 364 from Weescotslass Creations. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Le Grimoire du Bonheur.

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Open a new blank image, 600 x 403.

Open your mask & Paper4. Resize your paper by 67%. Copy & paste your paper as a new layer onto your blank canvas. Apply your mask, merge group.

Add noise, uniform, 25, monochrome checked.

Now lets add our elements:

Heart – resize by 50%. Copy & paste as a new layer. Place to the left of center. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the right of the center.
Cluster – resize by 60%. Copy & paste as a new layer.
Cloud – resize by 60%. Copy & paste as a new layer.
Flower3 – resize by 60%. Copy & paste as a new layer. Place to the top.
Clouds – resize by 60%. Copy & paste as a new layer. Place to your liking.
Butterflies – resize by 50%. Copy & paste as a new layer. Place over the moon.
Grass – resize by 60%. Copy & paste as a new layer. Place to the left side of the moon. Duplicate & place to the far right.
Flower2 – resize by 40%. Copy & paste as a new layer. Place over the grass on the left. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place over the grass on the right.
Ribbon1 – resize by 60%. Copy & paste as a new layer. Place to the bottom.
Ivy – resize by 60%. Copy & paste as a new layer. Rotate slightly to the right. Place to the bottom.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. I resized mine by 20%. Copy & paste as a new layer. Place to your liking.

Add your name, copyright, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice. I used 2, 2, 30, 5.00. Merge visible & save as a PNG.

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Crisp Fall Day

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This tutorial was written by me on September 23rd, 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 Laguna. You can purchase her tubes here.

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PTU kit by Pink Paradox Productions called Crisp Fall Day. You can purchase the kit here.

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Template 8 from Charmed Vixenz. You can find it here.

Mask 18 from Angie Tagged Me. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Awesawez.

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Open your template & delete the credits layer. Merge together the top square & bottom square layers, then the top circle & bottom circle layers. Set the canvas size to 800 x 607. Now resize by 75%.

Open your mask & Paper (42). Resize your paper by 60%. Copy & paste your paper as a new layer above the Raster 1 layer. Apply your mask, merge group.

Add noise, Random, 25, Monochrome checked.

Replace each layer with the following:

bottom square – Paper (26)
pink oval – Paper (49)
bottom circle – Paper (7)
black circle – Paper (3)
white rectangle – Paper (33)
yellow squares – Paper (51)
black rectangle – Paper (8)

Now lets add our elements:

(114) – resize by 45%. Place to the bottom. Duplicate, flip vertical & place to the top of the brown squares layer.
(105) – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom.
(103) – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom, just below the right edge of the top rectangle layer.
(66) – resize by 50%. Place over the top branch.
(102) – resize by 35%. Place over the upper right corner of the top rectangle layer. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the upper left corner of the top rectangle layer.
(74) – resize by 40%. Place to the left side.
(2) – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left of the well.
(96) – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom, a little to the right. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place a little to the left of center.
(93) – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom, between the previous two flowers.
(6) – resize by 20%. Place to the right of the mouse.
(15) – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom, between the mouse & hedgehog.
(8) – resize by 20%. Place to the right side.
(52) – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom of the owl.
(37) – resize by 25%. Place to the right side of the books.
(13) – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom left of the bottle.
(161) – resize by 55%, rotate left. Paste as a new layer.

Open your tube, resizing about 40%. Copy & paste as a new layer above the top rectangle layer. Place over the right side of the rectangle. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place of the left side of the rectangle. When you are satisfied with the placement, merge the tube layers together. On the top rectangle layer, select all, float, defloat. On the merged tubes layer, selections, invert & press delete. Deselect.

Duplicate your merged tubes layer. Gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Screen, 50. On the original merged tubes layer, Shift+L, 0, 0. Set the blend mode to Soft Light, 80.

Open your tube again & resize to your liking. Paste as a new layer just above the well layer. Duplicate your tube, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Hard Light, 75.

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

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Vintage Halloween

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This tutorial was written by me on September 19th, 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 by the very talented Laguna. You can purchase this tube here.

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PTU kit by BLT DeZignZ called Ol’ Skool Halloween. To purchase, you must first join her FB fan group here. Then message Sue Kay to purchase.

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BD Halloween Template New – 1 from Brutal Designs. You can find it here.

BigMask016 by VixPSP. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Rude Basic.

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Open your template. Delete the following layers: copyright, Layer 1, white rec, & bg. Merge together the two green circle layers.

Open your mask & PP9. Resize your paper by 75%. Paste as a new layer above your Background layer. Set your canvas size to 750 x 750. Resize by 80%.

Apply your mask, merge group. Lower the opacity to 60.

Replace each layer with the following (resize each paper by 75% before replacing each layer):

Green circle layer right – PP6
Green rounded rec – PP11
Blk rounded rec – PP3
Grey rounded rec – PP8

Now lets add our elements:

Dangles – resize by 50%. Place to the top.
Clouds – paste as a new layer. Place to your liking.
Bow1 – resize by 40%. Place to the top left, slightly in from the left side.
Sign – resize by 50%, flip horizontal. Place to the right side.
Ribbon2 – resize by 50%, rotate left. Place to the bottom left. Duplicate & place to the bottom right.
Swirl – resize by 80%. Place to the top of the ribbon.
CandyCornDeco – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right, just below the sign.
Ghost – resize by 40%. Place to the upper left.
Spider – resize by 25%. Place to the top.
Bat – resize by 30%. Place to the upper right.

Open your tube, resizing slightly. Paste as a new layer above the lightest paper layer. Place over the paper. On the paper layer, select all, float, defloat. On the tube layer, selections, invert & press delete. Deselect.

Duplicate the tube layer. Gaussian blur 3.00. Effects, Artistic Effects, Halftone. Use the following settings:

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Set the blend mode to overlay, 55. On the original layer, press Shift+L, 0, 0. Set the blend mode to soft light, 40.

Open your tube again, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the ghost layer. Place to your liking.

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

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Autumn Journey

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This tutorial was written by me on September 18th, 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 is by Kajenna. You can purchase this tube here.

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PTU kit is by Pink Paradox Productions called Autumn Journey. You can purchase this kit here.

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Mask 10 from Melissaz Creationz. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Will & Grace.

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Open Frame (17). Resize by 75%, all layers unchecked. Resize all layers by 61%.

With your freehand selection tool set to point to point, create a selection just inside the outer edge of the frame. Open Paper (5). Resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & move your paper under your frame layer.

Now lets add our elements:

(74) – resize by 50%, flip horizontal. Place to the left side.
(137) – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom right.
(119) – resize by 30%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom right.
(122) – resize by 45%, rotate right. Place to the top of the frame. Duplicate, free rotate right 180 degrees. Place to the bottom of the frame.
(56) – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right. Rotate slightly to the right. Move this layer below the duplicate flower spray.
(34) – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom left. Move this layer above the duplicate flower spray.
(8) – resize by 25%, flip horizontal. Place to the upper right.
(144) – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right of the travel log.
(50) – resize by 30%, flip horizontal. Place to the left side of the mushrooms.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the original flower spray.

Crop your canvas to get rid of any excess. I cropped mine to 600 x 483.

Open your mask & Paper (37). Resize your paper by 60%. Paste as a new layer. Move this layer to the bottom. Apply your mask, merge group.

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

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Parlour Magick

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This tutorial was written by me on August 16th, 2016 and is my own creation. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional.

PS Version used: PS CS3

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

*Note: My tutorials can be easily converted to PSP*

Supplies:

Tube is called Spell Writer by the very talented Laguna. You can purchase it here.

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PTU kit by Dees’Sign Depot called My Parlour. You can purchase it here.

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Mask 21 from WitchysHeart. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Casablanca Noir.

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Open Frame 6. Resize to 590 x 600. Now scale your frame so it is slightly smaller, about 75%.

Open your mask & Paper 1. Apply your mask to your paper. Copy & paste your paper as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Move the mask layer below your frame layer.

On your frame layer, use your magic wand and click inside the frame. Select, modify, expand by 10. Open Paper 3. Copy & paste as a new layer. Select, inverse, & press delete. Deselect & move your paper below the frame layer.

Now lets add our elements:

Element 59 – copy & paste as a new layer above your frame layer. Scale to the size of your choice. Place to the top of the frame.
Spray 8 – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size & place to the inner right side of the frame.
Element 55 – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place slightly down & to the right.
Element 47a – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place over the brown leaves.
Element 71 – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place to the left side of the frame.
Element 11 – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place to the bottom left.
Element 75 – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place to the bottom.
Element 23 – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place to the bottom right.
Element 2e – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place over the skull.
Element 4 – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place to the right of the skull.
Element 10 – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place to the bottom of the candle.
Spray 15 – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place to your liking.

Open your tube. Copy & paste as a new layer above the candle layer, then scale to size. Place to your liking.

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.