This tutorial was written by me on December 20th, 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 Nocturne. To obtain this tube, you will need to complete the quest at PicsForDesign. You can do so here.
PTU kit from Irish Princess Designs called Pine.
You can purchase it at the following stores:
Mask 537 from Weescotslass Creations. You can find it here.
Font of choice. I am using KG Strawberry Limeade.
EyeCandy4000 – Glass (optional for text, default settings)
Open Element 33. Set the canvas size to 800 x 800. Resize by 75%, all layers unchecked. Now resize all layers by 75%.
Open your mask & Paper 4. Resize your paper by 60%. Paste as a new layer onto your frame. Move below the frame layer. Apply your mask, merge group.
On your frame layer, use your magic wand & click inside your frame. Selections, modify, expand by 10. Open Paper 7 & resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & move below your frame layer.
Lets add our elements:
Element 97 – resize by 25%. Paste as a new layer above the frame layer. Place to the upper left corner of the frame.
Element 70 – resize by 25%. Place over the pine & tinsel.
Element 22 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom right. Rotate slightly to the right. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the bottom left.
Element 85 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom right.
Element 3 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
Element 57 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left side of the frame.
Element 67 – resize by 25%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom left of the candle.
Element 68 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom.
Element 52 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom of the birdhouse.
Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the pine, bow, & bauble layer. Place over the frame. If your tube extends beyond the candle on the left, use your selection tool and erase it.
Add your name, copyright, & license info. Apply EyeCandy4000 – Glass to your name, if desired. Apply a drop shadow of choice to your layers, then merge visible. Save as a PNG.
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