This tutorial was written by me on June 3rd, 2015 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.
Tube of choice. I am using the art of Alex Prihodko. You can purchase his tubes here.
PTU kit from BLT Dezignz called Royal Plush. You can purchase it here.
Font of choice. I am using Canela Bark.
Open a new blank image, 600 x 250
OpenPP12. Resize by 17%. Paste your paper as a new layer onto your blank image.
Now to add our elements:
Swirl – resize by 20%. Place to the far right side. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the far left side.
Curtain – resize by 15%. Place slightly to the left.
Clock – resize by 8%. Place to the far left side.
Fan – resize by 15%. Place to the bottom. Duplicate twice. Move the duplicate fans below the original fan layer. Place one duplicate fan to the left side & the other to the right side.
Bow1 – resize by 20%. Paste as a new layer. With your pick tool, rotate it to the right till it is horizontal, then place over the two duplicate fan layers.
CockerSpaniel – resize by 8%. Place between the second & third fan.
Flower6 – resize by 15%. Paste above the top fan layer, to the bottom between the first & second fans. Duplicate & place to the bottom between the second & third fans.
Flower3 – resize by 4%. Place to the left side of the flower on the bottom left. Duplicate three times. Place a copy to the right side of the flower on the bottom left, a copy to the left side of the flower on the bottom right, then finally a copy to the right side of the flower on the bottom right. Move the glittered flowers above the white flower layers.
Button – resize by 10%. Place to the bottom where there is a space between the flowers. Duplicate twice & place a copy where you see spaces between the flowers.
Doves – resize by 12%. Place along the top of the fans along the lower left.
Open your tube. Paste as a new layer above the ribbon layer, resizing as necessary. Place to the left side of the curtain.
Paste your tube again, resizing slightly. Move this layer so it is just above the paper layer. Place the face of the tube to the right side. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the left side. Merge these two layers together. Duplicate your merged tubes layer, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Screen, 40. On the original layer, set the blend mode to Overlay, 30.
Open PP8. Resize by 17%. Paste as a new layer. Move this layer to the top. Crop your canvas to 600 x 250. Select all, modify, contract by 2. Selections, invert & press delete. Selections, invert. Selections, modify, contract by 2, then press delete. Deselect. Add noise, uniform, 75, monochrome checked.
Add your name, copyrights, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice. Save as a PNG.
For your avatar, delete the text, copyright, & frame layers. Crop your canvas to the size of choice. Repeat the frame, name, & copyright layers. Save as a PNG.
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