It Must Bee Love

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This tutorial was written by me on May 17th, 2018 and is my own creation. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional.

PSP Version used: PSP 2018

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

Supplies:

Tube of choice. I am using the art of StellaFelice7. You can purchase her tubes here.

FTU kit from Wicked Princess Scraps called It Must Bee Love. You can find it here.

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Mask 172 from Insatiable Dreams. You can find it here.

Template 837 from Millie’s PSP Madness. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Malina.

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Open your template. Delete the top layer. Set the canvas size to 800 x 591. Resize by 75%.

Merge together the following layers: 4 & 5; 8 & 9

Replace each layer with the following:

Note: Resize each paper by 75% before applying to your layer.

1 – PP4
2 – PP10
3 – PP1
4 – set your foreground to #f9f6f4 & your background to #f2c744. Set the foreground to the fore/back linear gradient, angle 315, repeats 3. On this layer, select all, float, defloat. Add a new raster layer & floodfill with your gradient. Deselect & delete the original merged layer.

Effects, artistic effects, halftone using the following settings:

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6 – PP2, add noise, random, 30, monochrome checked.
7 – PP7
8- set your background to #99b02c. Repeat the steps used for layer 4, but for the gradient change the angle to 45. Also repeat the halftone.
10 – PP8

Open your mask & HONEYCOMB2. Paste the honeycomb as a new layer above the background layer. Rotate by 45 degrees to the left or right, doesn’t matter. Apply your mask, merge group.

Now let’s add our elements:

TREE2 – resize by 65%. Paste above the top layer. Place over the left side of the template.
HONEYCOMB1 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom of the tree.
BEE3 – resize by 40%. Place to the top left of the top paper layer.
HIVE2 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom right.
HEART1 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom left. Rotate slightly to the left. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the upper right corner of the yellow paper layer.
FLOWER1 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom left of the top right heart. Duplicate & place to the bottom right of the bottom left heart.
BEE5 – resize by 30%. Place just above the hive.
BUTTERFLY1 – resize by 25%, flip horizontal. Place to the upper right of the bottom left flower. Rotate slightly to the left.
FLOWER5 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom, a little to the right.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer & place to your liking.

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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Little Somethings

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This tutorial was written by me on February 12th, 2018 and is my own creation. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional.

PSP Version used: PSP 2018

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

Supplies:

Tube of choice. I am using art of VeryMany. You can purchase this tube here.

FTU kit from Digi Designed by Wilma called Little Somethings 8. You can grab it here.

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Mask 10 from HorsePlay’s Pasture. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Pass The Chex.

Filters:

Mura Meister Copies

Xero Porcelain

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Open FrameRectPink. Set the canvas size to 1897 x 1897. Resize the frame, all layers unchecked, by 75%. Rotate slightly to the left. Resize all layers by 32%.

Open your mask & Paper08. Resize your paper by 30%. Paste as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Move 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 5.

Open Paper05. Resize by 17%. Paste the paper as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Selections, invert. Press delete, then deselect. Move below the frame layer.

Now let’s add our elements:

LeafGold – resize by 15%. Place to the bottom left of the frame. Rotate a tiny bit to the left.

RibbonPinkBlack – resize by 25%. Place to the upper right corner of the frame. Rotate a little to the right.

Flower4 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left corner of the frame.

Flower2 – resize by 18%. Place to the right of the pink flower.

StringLoveGold – resize by 15%. Place to the bottom.

HeartsClusterStaples – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom right.

Open your tube. Paste as a new layer above the bow layer, resizing as necessary. Place to your liking over the frame. With your rectangle selection tool, create a selection over the part of the tube that hangs below your tag. Press delete, deselect. Duplicate your tube & move just above the mask layer.

Mura Meister Copies, Wallpaper preset.

On the mask layer, select all, float, defloat. On the copies layer, selections, invert & press delete. Deselect.

On the original tube layer, apply Xero Porcelian, change the blue to 0.

For the text, type out the first letter of your name, convert to raster layer. Do this for each letter, messing with the placement of each. When you like the placement, merge the letters together and give it a gradient glow or background.

Apply a drop shadow of choice to your layers. Add your copyright & license info then merge visible. Save as a PNG.

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Autumn Travelers

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This tutorial was written by me on November 9th, 2016 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.

Supplies:

Tube is called Travelers by the talented Kajenna. You can purchase her tubes here.

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FTU kit from Hungry Hill called Mum’s the Word. You must be a member of her FB fan group to get this freebie. You can join here.

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Big Mask 018 from Vix. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using SNF Sketch Black Out.

Filters:

Mura Meister Copies

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Open a new blank image, 600 x 600.

Let’s add our elements first:

old-papers – resize by 50%. Paste as a new layer onto your blank canvas.
dried-2 – resize by 40%. Place to the left side of the papers. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the right side of the papers.
branch-2 – resize by 40%. Place to the center of the papers.
chrysanthemum-1 – resize by 12%. Place to the top right of the torn green paper. Duplicate & move this copy to the bottom, slightly in from the left side of the papers.
old-jar – resize by 15%. Paste as a new layer above the original yellow flower. Place to the bottom right.
ribbon-1 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom. Move the top yellow flower so it is over top the left bow on the ribbon.
flutterby – resize by 12%, flip horizontal. Place to the left, just up from the ribbon.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the original yellow flower layer. Place in the center. Duplicate & move this layer to the bottom.

Mura Meister Copies, Wallpaper preset using the default settings. Press ok.

Open your mask. On the copies layer, apply your mask, merge group.

Duplicate the mask layer, effects>artistic effects>halftone using the following settings:

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Set the blend mode to overlay, 50.

Add your name, copyrights, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice, then merge visible. Save as a PNG.

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.

Fall Fun

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This tutorial was written by me on November 1st, 2016 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.

Supplies:

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

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Mask 2 Of Mask Set 134 by me. You can find it here.

Background 006 from Far Far Hill. You can find it here.

Fonts: Impact & Bromello.

Filters:

Mura Meister Copies
EyeCandy 4000 Glass

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Open a new blank image, 600 x 600.

Select your rectangle tool. On the toolbar, change the horizontal & vertical radius to 15.00. Create a square with your rectangle tool about 150 px in width & length. Convert to a raster layer. Free rotate, left, 30, all layers unchecked, rotate single layer around canvas center checked.

Place to the left and up a little. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place a little down and to the right.

On the original square layer, select all, float, defloat. Selections, modify, select selection borders, both sides & anti-alias checked, border width, 3. Add a new raster layer and floodfill with #fd6d33. Deselect. Add noise, random, 25, monochrome checked. Repeat the frame for the other square.

Open your background. Resize by 17%.

On your original square layer, select all, float, defloat. Paste your background as a new layer. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & delete the original layer.

With your foreground set to #0db4e0 and your background set to #fd6d33, create a linear gradient, angle 90, repeats 0. On the background layer, select all, float, defloat. Add a new raster layer & floodfill with your gradient. Deselect. Set the blend mode to Color (L). Repeat for the right square.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. I resized mine by 30%. Copy & paste as a new layer below the left frame layer. Place the dog inside the frame. On the background 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, 90. On the original tube layer, Effects, Artistic Effects, Halftone. Use the following settings:

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Set the blend mode to Overlay, 60. Repeat for the right square, but instead of the dog in the frame, you will want the cat in the frame.

Open your tube again, resizing slightly smaller than the copies in the frames. Paste as a new layer above the frame layers. Place in the center.

Duplicate your top tube. Mura Meister Copies set to the Wallpaper preset. Duplicate, flip horizontal. Lower the opacity to 50. Merge down.

Open your mask. Apply your mask to the copies layer. Merge group & move this layer to the bottom.

On your top tube layer, duplicate. Gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Overlay, 55.

With your Impact font in black, type the word ‘FALL’. Convert to a raster layer. Select all, float, defloat, selections, modify, expand by 2. Add a new raster layer, floodfill with #faf9fe. Deselect & move below the ‘FALL’ text. Merge the text layer down.

Using the blue/orange gradient as the color of the text, type the word ‘fun’ using the Bromello font. Convert to a raster layer.

EyeCandy 4000 using the settings of your choice. Add the text background as we did for the ‘FALL’ text. Arrange the words to your liking.

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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Forever Fall

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This tutorial was written by me on October 24th, 2016 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.

Supplies:

Tube is from Kajenna called Autumn. You can purchase it here.

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FTU kit from Gimptastic Scraps called Forever Fall. You can find it here.

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Mask 218 from Weescotslass Creations. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Dazzling Divas.

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Open Frame 1. Resize by 75%, all layers unchecked. Set your canvas size to 600 x 480.

Open your mask & Paper 4. 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 3. Paste as a new layer, selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & move below the frame layer.

Now lets add our elements:

Leaves – resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer above the frame layer. Place to the upper right corner of the frame. Rotate slightly to the right. Duplicate, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom left corner of the frame.
Scatter – paste below the duplicate leaves & place to your liking.
Bird – resize by 50%. Place just below the upper right corner of your frame.
Grass – resize by 75%. Place to the bottom left of the frame. Duplicate, flip horizontal. Place to the right side of the frame.
Branch2 – resize by 80%. Place to the bottom left, on top of the grass. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place over the grass on the right.
Seeds -resize by 90%. Paste as a new layer above the duplicate leaves layer. Place to the bottom.
String – resize by 60%. Place to the bottom right.
CinnamonSticks – resize by 60%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom left.
Pumpkin – resize by 60%. Place to the bottom right.
FlowerScatter – resize by 60%. Place to the bottom.
Squirrel – Place to the right of the cinnamon sticks.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. I resized this tube by 20%. Paste as a new layer above the scatter layer.

Apply a drop shadow of choice to your layers. Hide your mask layer, then merge visible. On the merged layer, objects, align, center in canvas. Unhide your mask.

Add your name, copyright, & license info. Merge visible & save as a PNG.

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.

Steampunk Grunge

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This tutorial was written by me on October 8th, 2016 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.

Supplies:

Tube is by the talented Laguna called Steampunk Valentine. You can purchase her tubes here.

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Texture IMG_1972 from Alcatraz Texture Pack 1. This pack can be found here.

Texture brdrsteampunk 3. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Kingthings Pique’n’meex.

Filters:

Toadies – What are you?
Mura Meister Copies

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Open a new blank image, 600 x 250.

Open texture IMG_1972. Resize by 16%. Copy & paste as a new layer onto your blank canvas. Move a little towards the bottom. See my tag for reference.

Open texture brdrsteampunk3. Resize by 41%. Copy & paste as a new layer. Objects, Align, Bottom. Set the blend mode to Overlay.

Open a new blank image, 50 x 500. Floodfill with white. Copy & paste as a new layer onto your texture canvas. Free rotate, 45 degrees to the right.

Mura Meister Copies, Line preset, Number 5.

Open your tube & resize to your liking. Copy & paste as a new layer.

Mura Meister Copies, Wallpaper preset, Number 50.

On the white lines layer, select all, float, defloat. On the tube layer, selections invert & press delete. Deselect & delete the white lines layer. Duplicate the tube layer, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode for both layers to Overlay.

Paste your tube again & place to the right side. Duplicate twice.

On the bottom tube layer, Toadies – What are You? using the default settings. Set the blend mode to Multiply.

On the top tube layer, gaussian blur using the same settings as before. Set the blend mode to Overlay.

Add a new raster layer.

On the very bottom layer, select all. On the top layer, contract by 5. Floodfill with #ffffff. Selections, modify, contract by 3. Press delete, then deselect.

Add noise, gaussian, 100, monochrome checked.

Add your name, copyright, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice to your frame & name.

Merge visible & save as a PNG or JPG.

Optional Avatar –

Delete the text & frame layers. Merge visible.

Crop your tag to 150 x 150.

Repeat the steps for the text & frame. Save as a PNG or JPG.

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Darkness Sparkles

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This tutorial was written by me on September 24th, 2016 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.

Supplies:

Tube is by the amazing Kajenna called Sorcerer. You can purchase this tube here.

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FTU kit by Gothic Inspirations called Darkness Sparkles Sampler. You can find it here.

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Mask 364 from Weescotslass Creations. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Le Grimoire du Bonheur.

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Open a new blank image, 600 x 403.

Open your mask & Paper4. Resize your paper by 67%. Copy & paste your paper as a new layer onto your blank canvas. Apply your mask, merge group.

Add noise, uniform, 25, monochrome checked.

Now lets add our elements:

Heart – resize by 50%. Copy & paste as a new layer. Place to the left of center. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the right of the center.
Cluster – resize by 60%. Copy & paste as a new layer.
Cloud – resize by 60%. Copy & paste as a new layer.
Flower3 – resize by 60%. Copy & paste as a new layer. Place to the top.
Clouds – resize by 60%. Copy & paste as a new layer. Place to your liking.
Butterflies – resize by 50%. Copy & paste as a new layer. Place over the moon.
Grass – resize by 60%. Copy & paste as a new layer. Place to the left side of the moon. Duplicate & place to the far right.
Flower2 – resize by 40%. Copy & paste as a new layer. Place over the grass on the left. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place over the grass on the right.
Ribbon1 – resize by 60%. Copy & paste as a new layer. Place to the bottom.
Ivy – resize by 60%. Copy & paste as a new layer. Rotate slightly to the right. Place to the bottom.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. I resized mine by 20%. Copy & paste as a new layer. Place to your liking.

Add your name, copyright, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice. I used 2, 2, 30, 5.00. Merge visible & save as a PNG.

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.