This tutorial was written by me on January 22nd, 2017 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 VeryMany. You can purchase her tubes here.
KITPTU kit from Pink Paradox Productions called Hearts & Snow. You can purchase the kit here.
Mask 1 of Mask Set 145 by me. You can find it here.
Font of choice. I am using Alphabet Pony.
Open Frame 9. Set the canvas size to 980 x 750. Resize by 75%, all layers unchecked. Now resize all layers by 61%.
Open your mask & Paper 24. Resize you paper by 60%. Paste your paper as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Move your paper below your frame layer. Apply your mask, merge group.
On your frame layer, use your magic wand and click inside the frame. Selections, modify, expand by 10. Open Paper 10 & resize by 60%. Paste your paper as a new layer. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & move just below the frame layer.
Now lets add our elements:
102 – resize by 55%. Paste as a new layer above the frame layer. Move slightly down.
81 – resize by 30%. Place to the top of the frame, a little to the left of center. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place a little to the right of center.
94 – resize by 55%. Place to the top of the frame.
69 – resize by 20%. Place between the two pine branches.
4 – resize by 30%. Place to the left side.
18 – resize by 30%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom left.
100 – resize by 15%. Place to the right.
32 – resize by 25%. Place to the right, slightly down from the hearts.
96 – resize by 45%, rotate to the right by 45 degrees. Place to the bottom.
40 – resize by 20%. Place down and to the right of the red gift. Rotate slightly to the left.
20 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom of the book.
88 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom, to the right of center. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the left of center.
23 – resize by 15%. Place between the maple leaves.
9 – resize by 25%. Place to the right side of the heart patterned gift.
107 – resize by 55%. Paste as a new layer. Set the opacity to 80.
Open your tube, resizing slightly. Paste as a new layer above the paper layer. Place to your liking over the right side of the paper. On the paper layer, select all, float, defloat. On the tube layer, selections, invert & press delete. Deselect. Duplicate, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode for both layers to Overlay.
Paste your tube again, this time above the white hearts layer. Resize your tube as necessary & place to your liking. Duplicate, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Screen, 60.
Add your name, copyright, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice, then merge visible. Save as a PNG.
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