This tutorial was written by me on August 16th, 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 Jose Cano. You can purchase his tubes here.
Mask 362 by Weescotslass Creations. You can find it here.
Font of choice. I am using Rio Grande Bold.
Open Frame2. Resize by 70%, all layers unchecked. Resize all layers by 69%.
Open your mask & PP12. Paste you paper onto your frame canvas & move below the frame layer. Apply your mask, merge group.
On your frame layer, use your magic wand & click inside the frame. Selections, modify, expand by 10. Open PP16 & paste as a new layer. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect and move this layer below your frame layer.
Now lets add our elements:
Scatter2 – resize by 50%. Place along the left side of the frame.
Flower2 – resize by 80%. Place to the left side of the frame.
Bottle – resize by 60%. Place just inside the right side of the frame.
Leaves – resize by 60%, flip vertical. Place to the bottom right. Duplicate, flip horizontal, & place to the bottom left.
Horse – resize by 35%, flip horizontal. Place to the right side of the bottle.
Ribbon3 – resize by 40%. Place to the upper left corner of the frame. Rotate right until it is at an angle that you like.
Vines – resize by 40%. Place to the lower left.
Collage – resize by 45%. Place to the lower left.
Rifle – resize by 40%. Place over the collage.
Lantern – resize by 25%. Place to the lower left of the collage.
Flower6 – place to the bottom.
Flower7 – resize by 35%. Place to the left side of the orange flower. Duplicate & place to the right side of the orange flower.
Wires – resize by 76%, rotate right. Place to the bottom of the flowers.
Flower8 – resize by 25%. Place over the orange flower.
Open your tube. Paste as a new layer above the gray paper layer. Place to the left side of the frame opening. Duplicate, & place to the right side of the frame opening. Merge your tubes together. On the gray paper layer, select all, float, defloat. On the merged tubes layer, selections, invert & press delete. Deselect. Duplicate the merged tubes layer. Gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Overlay, 32. On the original merged tubes layer, set the blend mode to Soft Light.
Open your tube again, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the ribbon layer. Place in the center of the frame. With your eraser tool, erase the tube area that extends below the flowers.
Add your name, copyright, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice, then merge visible. Save as a PNG.
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