This tutorial was written by me on March 19th, 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 Fiodorova Maria. You can purchase her tubes here.
PTU kit ‘Gaea’ from Irish Princess Designs
You can purchase this kit in the following stores:
Mask NFM_2015_4 from Dee. You can find it here.
Font of choice. I am using Contribute.
Open Element 8. Resize by 75%, all layers unchecked.
Open your mask & Paper 18. Resize your paper by 60%. Paste your paper as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Move your paper below the frame layer. Apply your mask, merge group.
On your frame layer, use your magic wand and click inside each frame. Selections, modify, expand by 10.
Open Paper 11 & resize by 60%. Paste your paper as a new layer. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & move below the frame layer.
Now let’s add our elements:
14 – resize by 80%, flip horizontal. Paste as a new layer above your frame layer. Place to the top of the frame.
44 – resize by 85%. Paste as a new layer.
66 – resize by 50%. Place to the top left corner of your frame.
70 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom right.
57 – resize by 90%. Place to the bottom.
24 – resize by 80%. Paste as a new layer.
7 – resize by 32%. Place to the bottom.
86 – resize by 15%. Place on top of the door of the lantern.
81 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom left.
60 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom left. Duplicate & place to the bottom right.
67 – resize by 18%. Place to the bottom left of the lantern. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the bottom right of the lantern.
6 – resize by 16%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom right, a little up from the bottom.
Open your tube, resizing slightly. Paste as a new layer just above your paper layer. Place over the left frame (I mirrored the image). On your frame layer, use your magic wand and click inside the left frame. Selections, modify, expand by 10. On the tube layer, selections, invert & press delete. Deselect. Repeat for the right frame.
Merge together your tube layers. Duplicate, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Screen. On the original tube layer, set the blend mode to Hard Light.
Paste your tube again, this time above the bubbles layer, resizing as necessary. Duplicate, gaussian blur, 3.00. Set the blend mode to Screen, 44.
Add your name, copyright, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice, if desired. Merge visible & save as a PNG.
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