This tutorial was written by me on December 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.
Tube of choice. I am using the art of Alex Prihodko. You can purchase his tubes here.
PTU kit from Pink Paradox Productions called Christmas Candle. You can purchase it here.
Template 726 from Millie’s PSP Madness. You can find it here.
Mask 41 from Tonya’s Temptations. You can find it here.
Font of choice. I am using Risthi.
EyeCandy4000 – Glass (optional, please use your own settings)
Open your template. Set the canvas size to 800 x 658. Resize by 75%.
Delete the following layers: cr, 9, 8, 7
Open your mask & Paper 17. Resize your paper by 60%. Then paste as a new layer above the background layer. Apply your mask, merge group.
Resize each paper & replace each layer with the following:
1 – Paper 32
2 – Paper 20
3 – Paper 15
4 – Paper 10
5 – Paper 8
6 – select all, float, defloat. Add a new raster layer & floodfill with a light color of your choice.
Now let’s add our elements:
100 – resize by 50%. Paste as a new layer above the dotted circle layer. Place to the bottom of the circle.
76 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
103 – resize by 45%. Place to the left side.
101 – resize by 40%. Place to the top right of the rectangle layer.
62 – resize by 40%. Place over the top fir branch.
11 – resize by 25%. Place over the left side of the top circle layer.
15 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right.
10 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom, in front of the tree.
37 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom.
81 – resize by 24%. Place to the bottom, to the left of the gift. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the right of the gift.
78 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom, to the right side of the gift. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the left side of the gift. Now move your gift to the top layer.
18 – resize by 22%. Place to the bottom of the lollipop.
55 – resize by 15%. Place to the bottom, to the left of the hot chocolate.
36 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left of the tree.
14 – resize by 25%. Place over the pink gifts.
112 – resize by 48%, flip horizontal. Paste as a new layer.
Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the ice skates layer. Place to your liking.
Add your name, copyright, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice, then merge visible. Save as a PNG.
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