This tutorial was written by me on January 26th, 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 Katerina Koukiotis. I purchased this tube when she sold through Dreamscape Imaging, which is now closed. You may now purchase her tubes here.
PTU kit from PinkParadox Productions called Vintage Hearts. You can purchase this beautiful kit here.
Mask 1 of Mask Set 144 by me. You can find it here.
Font of choice. I am using Bold Stylish Calligraphy.
EyeCandy 4000 – Glass (for text, please use your own settings)
Open Frame 13. Rotate right. Resize by 75%, all layers unchecked. Now resize all layers by 61%. Set the canvas size to 600 x 600. Rotate the frame slightly to the left.
Open your mask & Paper 29. Resize your paper by 60%. Paste as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Move your paper below your frame layer. Apply your mask, merge group. Add noise, uniform, 25, monochrome checked.
On the frame layer, use your magic wand & click inside the frame. Selections, modify, expand by 10.
Open Paper 20 & resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer onto your working canvas. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & move below your frame layer.
Now lets add our elements:
41 – resize by 75%. Paste as a new layer & place to the upper left corner. Move below your paper layer.
120 – resize by 40%, rotate right. Paste as a new layer above your frame layer. Place over the left side of the frame. Duplicate & rotate right 180 degrees. Place over the right side of the frame.
22 – resize by 25%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom right.
116 – resize by 50%, rotate to the right 90 degrees. Place to the bottom of the frame.
115 – resize by 40%, flip horizontal. Place to the left side of the frame.
113 – resize by 40%. Place over the twig.
56 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom left corner of the frame.
2 – resize by 25%. Place to the left side of the ribbon bobbins.
99 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom right of the cherub.
58 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom.
3 – resize by 20%. Place over the upper right of the right side of the frame.
Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the paper layer. Arrange to your liking. On the paper layer, select all, float, defloat. On the tube layer, selections, invert & press delete. Deselect.
Duplicate your tube, gaussian blur 3.00. Duplicate your gaussian copy. On the original gaussian layer, set the blend mode to Overlay. On the duplicate gaussian layer, set the blend mode to Screen, 75.
Add your name (apply your glass filter if desired), copyright, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice to your layers, then merge visible. Save as a PNG.
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