This tutorial was written by me on May 9th, 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.
Tube of choice. I am using the art of Misticheskaya. You can purchase her tubes here.
PTU kit by BLT DeZignZ called Guided Tour. You can purchase this kit directly from her through her FB Fan Group here.
Font of choice. I am using Willona.
Open a new blank canvas, 851 x 315.
Open PP11. Resize by 24%. Paste as a new layer onto your canvas.
Lets add our elements first:
LightPole – resize by 15%. Place to the right side of you canvas.
Branch – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom right. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the bottom left.
PostCard – resize by 10%. Place to the bottom left corner. Rotate slightly to the left & then move it below the duplicate branch layer.
Flower8 – resize by 6%. Paste as a new layer above the duplicate branch layer. Place to the bottom.
Flower11 – resize by 10%. Place to the left side of the previous flower. Duplicate & place to the right side of the previous flower. Now move the previous flower (first flower) to the top layer.
Money – resize by 8%. Place to the right of the post card.
QuillTip – resize by 6%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom right of the post card.
Camera – resize by 6%. Place to the bottom left corner.
Luggage – resize by 12%. Place to the bottom right corner.
Butterfly – resize by 8%. Place to the left side of the luggage. Rotate slightly to the right.
Open your tube. Paste as a new layer above your paper layer. Duplicate two more times & arrange all three copies over your paper layer. When satisfied with the placement, merge your tube layers together. Duplicate, gaussian blur, 3.00. Set the blend mode to Screen. On the original merged tubes layer, set the blend mode to Soft Light.
On the screen layer, Effects, Artistic Effects, Halftone using the following settings:
Paste your tube again, this time just above the duplicate branch layer. Resize your tube as necessary & place to your liking. Duplicate your tube, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Screen.
Click on the top layer in your layer palette. Add a new raster layer & floodfill with #ecf2e8. Select all, modify, contract by 8. Press delete & deselect.
Select all again.
Open PP5 & resize by 24%. Paste as a new layer. Selections, modify, contract by 5. Press delete & deselect. Add noise to this layer, gaussian, 50, monochrome checked.
Add your name, copyright, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice.
For your avatar:
Use your crop tool to crop the area of the timeline that you wish to use. I made the avatar 160 x 160.
Delete your frame layers & your text layers. Re-add your frame layers as before & then retype your name, copyright, & license info.
Save each as a PNG.
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