Odds & Bits

This tutorial was written by me on February 5th, 2019 and is my own creation. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional.

PSP Version used: PSP 2019

This tutorial assumes you have a good working knowledge of PSP.

Supplies:

Tube of choice. I am using the art of Nocturne. You can purchase her tubes here.

Odds and Bits freebie kit from Dhariana Scraps. You cand find it here.

Mask 846 by me. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Halimun.


Open a new blank image, 600 x 600 px.

Open your mask & pp 3. Resize the paper by 17%. Paste as a new layer onto your blank canvas. Apply your mask, merge group.

Open el 25. Resize by 25%. Place to the top.

Open el 33. Resize by 34%. Paste as a new layer. Rotate slightly to the left. Move slightly to the right.

Open el 11. Resize by 35%. Place over the previous element.

Open el 9. Resize by 31%. Place to the left side.

Open el 12. Resize by 25%. Place to the bottom, a little to the right.

Open el 27. Resize by 12%. Place to the upper left.

Open el 19. Resize by 20%, rotate right. Place slightly above the center point.

Open pp 5 & resize by 17%. Copy your paper.

On your frame layer, use your magic wand and click inside the frame. Selections, modify, expand by 5. Paste your paper as a new layer. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & move below the frame layer.

Open el 7. Resize by 12%, flip horizontal. Paste as a new layer above the frame layer. Place to the bottom right corner of the frame.

Open el 4. Resize by 15%. Place to the top left of the cream colored grungy layer, a little to the right.

Open el 6. Resize by 15%. Place to the top left of the frame.

Open el 3. Resize by 15%. Place between the two flowers we just added.

Open el 37. Resize by 20%. Place to the bottom of the cream grungy layer, a bit to the right.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer just below the frame layer. Duplicate twice. Now arrange your tubes to your liking inside the frame opening. On the bottom two tubes, lower the opacity to your liking. Merge the bottom two tubes together. Now merge with the full opacity tube. On the paper layer below this, select all, float, defloat. On the merged tubes layer, selections, invert & press delete. Deselect.

Duplicate your tubes layer, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Screen. On the original merged layer, set the opacity to 75.

Add your name, copyright, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice to your layers. Merge visible & save as a PNG.

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.

One thought on “Odds & Bits

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s