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.
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.
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.
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:
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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