This tutorial was written by me on June 6th, 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 this tube here.
PTU kit from Irish Princess Designs called King Poseidon. You can find the purchase links on her blog here.
Mask 528 from Weescotslass Creations. You can find it here.
Font of choice. I am using Dragon Is Coming.
Open Element 83. Resize by 70%, all layers unchecked. Now resize all layers by 75%.
Open your mask & Paper 13. Resize your 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 & click inside the frame. Selections, modify, expand by 10. Open Paper 8 & resize by 60%. Paste your paper as a new layer. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & move the paper below the frame layer.
Now let’s add our elements:
66 – resize by 15%. Paste as a new layer above the frame layer. Place to the top left of the frame.
69 – resize by 15%. Place to the right side of the flower. Duplicate, flip horizontal. Resize by 60%. Place to the bottom right of the flower.
23 – resize by 60%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom.
18 – resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer.
27 – resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer.
93 – resize by 50%, flip horizontal. Place towards the top of the frame.
7 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom right, a little up from the bottom.
16 – resize by 60%. Place to the bottom.
88 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left, a little to the right.
59 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom left.
56 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom right.
26 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right. Rotate slightly to the left.
73 – resize by 15%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom right.
42 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom.
90 – resize by 20%, rotate right. Place to the bottom of the seaweed.
53 – resize by 15%. Place to the left side of the bottle.
Open your tube. Paste as a new layer above the paper layer. Flip horizontal & resize slightly. Place your tube’s face over the left side of the paper. On the paper layer, select all, float, defloat. On the tube layer, selections, invert & press delete. Deselect.
Duplicate your tube, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Screen, 55. On the original tube layer, set the blend mode to Luminance (L), 45.
Paste your tube again, this time above the sand castle layer. Resize as necessary. Place your tube over to the right. Erase any part of the tube that extends beyond the edges of the rest of the elements. Duplicate your tube, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Overlay, 75. On the original tube layer, Shift + L, 0, 0.
Add your name, copyright, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice to your layers, then merge visible. Save as a PNG.
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