Tag Archives: Irish Princess Designs

Filigreed

AP_Filigreed_Kate

This tutorial was written by me on May 22nd, 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.

Supplies:

Tube of choice. I am using the art of Alehandra Vanhek. I purchased this tube from Inzpired Creationz Store, which is now closed. You can now purchase it here.

PTU kit from Irish Princess Designs called Filigreed. You can find purchase links here.

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Mask 3 from Mask Set 157 by me. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Hello Script.

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Open a new blank image, 600 x 600.

Open your mask & Paper 10. Paste your paper as a new layer onto your blank canvas. Apply your mask, merge group.

Open Element 33. Resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer above your mask layer.

With your magic wand tool, click inside the frame. Selections, modify, expand by 10. Open Paper 3 & resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & move the paper layer below the frame layer.

Now let’s add our elements:

47 – resize by 50%, rotate right. Paste as a new raster layer above the frame layer. Place over the left side of the frame so it wraps around the top.
86 – resize by 50%. Place along the left side of the frame.
25 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom, slightly to the left. Duplicate, flip vertical & place up and a little to the left so it is over the bottom of the lantern.
46 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom, a little to the left.
87 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom right.
49 – resize by 60%. Place over the lantern.
34 – resize by 15%. Place to the bottom left of the clock.
51 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the lantern layer. Center over your frame. Use your rectangle selection tool to remove any part of the tube that hangs below the black leaves.

Duplicate, gaussian blur 3.00. Duplicate the gaussian layer. On your top tube layer, set the blend mode to Screen, 75. On the middle tube layer, set the blend mode to Hard Light, 60.

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

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.

Tide Pool

ZM_TidePool_Kate

This tutorial was written by me on May 14th, 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.

Supplies:

Tube of choice. I am using the art of Zlata M. You can purchase this tube here.

PTU kit from Irish Princess Designs called Tide Pool. You can find the purchase info here.

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Angelic Flower Mask from Leather & Lace. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Miss Le Gatees.

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Open Element 135. Resize by 75%, all layers unchecked. Set the canvas size to 800 x 800. Now resize all layers by 75%.

Open your mask & Paper 4. Resize your paper by 60%. Paste as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Move below your frame layer. Apply your mask, merge group. Add noise, Gaussian, 20, monochrome checked.

On your frame layer, use your freehand selection tool set to point-to-point and create a selection slightly larger than the frame opening. Open Paper 13 & resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & move below the frame layer.

Now let’s add our elements:

173 – resize by 50%. Paste as a new layer above the frame layer. Place towards the top of the frame.
122 – resize by 50%. Place to the right side.
151 – resize by 30%. Place up and to the left.
127 – resize by 70%. Place to the bottom.
82 – resize by 15%. Place to the bottom right, a little up from the bottom.
138 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom, slightly to the right. Rotate slightly to the left.
176 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left.
117 – resize by 20%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom right.
154 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left of the flower.
115 – resize by 15%. Place to the left of the sign.
146 – resize by 15%. Place to the bottom right of the bucket.
140 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom of the bucket.
142 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom of the seashells.

Open your tube. Paste as a new layer above the paper layer, flip horizontal. Place to your liking inside the frame. 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 Overlay.

On the original tube layer, Effects, Artistic Effects, Halftone using the following settings:

TidePoolHalftone

Shift + L, 0, 0. Lower the opacity for this layer to 22.

Paste your tube again, but this time above the birds layer, resizing as necessary. Duplicate & repeat the gaussian blur with the same settings as before. Set the blend mode to Hard Light. 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.

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.

Tequila Sunrise

VM_TequilaSunrise_Kate

This tutorial was written by me on May 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.

Supplies:

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

PTU kit from Irish Princess Designs called Tequila Sunrise. You can find purchase info here.

IPD-TequilaSunrise_PV

BigMask005 from Vix. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Elastic.

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Open Element 67. Resize by 75%, 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 below the frame layer. Apply your mask, merge group.

With your freehand selection tool set to point to point, create a selection slightly larger than your frame opening. Open Paper 12 & resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect. This layer should be just below the frame layer.

Let’s add our elements now:

59 – resize by 25%, flip horizontal. Paste as a new layer above your frame layer. Place to the top of your frame, a little to the left.
118 – resize by 40%. Place to the top of the frame, a little to the right.
20 – resize by 50%. Place to the right.
84 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom left.
28 – resize by 25%. Place over the left side of the frame.
48 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left.
70 – resize by 30%. Place to the right side of the white flowers.
5 – resize by 20%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom left of the tree.
129 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom.
54 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom right of the tree. Rotate slightly to the right.
107 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right, along the left side of the pineapple.
50 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom right of the drink.
47 – resize by 15%. Place to the left of the coconut.
51 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left, as though it’s sitting on top of the shells.

Open your tube. Paste as a new layer above the paper layer. Flip horizontal & arrange over the paper layer. On the paper layer, select all, float, defloat. On your tube layer, selections, invert & press delete. Duplicate your tube, gaussian blur 3.00.

Effects, Artistic Effect, Halftone using the following settings:

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Set the blend mode to Soft Light, 55. On the original tube layer, set the blend mode to Luminance (L), 22.

Paste your tube again, this time above the shells layer. Resize as necessary. Place a little to the right. Duplicate, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Screen, 90.

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

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.

Spring Fling

L_SpringFling_Kate

This tutorial was written by me on April 24th, 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.

Supplies:

Tube of choice. I am using the art of Lia, a FTU artist. You can see her work here.

PTU kit from Irish Princess Designs called Spring Fling. You can find purchase info on this kit here.

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Mask 4 from Mask Set 153 by me. You can find it here.

Template 338 from Toxic Desirez. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using End of the Dream.

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Open your template. Set the canvas size to 900 x 780. Resize by 67%. Delete the following layers: Credits, Raster 3, Copy of Raster 3.

Move the Copy (2) of Raster 5 below the (white) Raster 5 layer.

Merge together the following layers:

Raster 9 & Copy of Raster 9
Raster 7 & Copy of Raster 7
Raster 8 & Copy of Raster 8
Raster 6 & Copy of Raster 6
Raster 2 & Copy of Raster 2
Copy of Raster 5 & Copy (2) of Raster 5
(pink) Raster 5 & Copy of Raster 5

Note: resize papers by 60% before adding to tag.

Open your mask & Paper 9. Paste your paper as a new layer above the Raster 1 layer. Apply your mask, then merge group.

Replace each layering with the following:

Raster 9 – Paper 14
Raster 7 – Paper 2
Raster 8 – Paper 12
Raster 6 – Paper 16
Raster 2 – Paper 19
Raster 10 – Paper 12
Raster 4 – Paper 1

Next, we’ll add our elements:

18 – resize by 25%, flip vertical. Paste as a new layer above the top circle layer. Place to the top left of the top circle. Rotate a little to the left. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the top right.
82 – resize by 40%. Place to the top of the circle layer.
35 – resize by 60%. Place to the bottom.
61 – resize by 30%, flip horizontal. Place over the highest grass on the right, then a little down.
48 – resize by 40%. Place over the yellow flower.
41 – resize by 80%. Place to the bottom.
77 – resize by 50%. Place along the bottom left of the top circle layer.
30 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom left.
57 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom.
68 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom.
70 – resize by 75%. Place towards the bottom.
5 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom left.
29 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom right.
31 – resize by 20%. Place to the right of the bottom pink flowers. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the left of the bottom pink flowers.
33 – resize by 15%. Place to the right side of the string.
2 – resize by 50%. Paste as a new layer.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the butterfly & flowers layer. Place to your liking. Duplicate & move this layer above the topmost green paper layer. Place a copy over each paper circle. When satisfied with the placement, merge down. On the paper layer, select all, float, defloat. On the merged tubes layer, selections, invert & press delete. Deselect.

Duplicate your merged tubes layer, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Screen, 85. On the original layer, set the blend mode to Luminance(L), 60.

Back to the original tube we added. Duplicate, gaussian blur using the same settings as before. Set the blend mode to Soft Light.

Add your name, copyright, & license # if using a PTU tube. Apply a drop shadow of choice to your layers, then merge visible. Save as a PNG.

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.

Peeps & Quackers

PeepsQuackers_Kateav

PeepsQuackers_Katesig

This tutorial was written by me on April 12th, 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.

Supplies:

PTU kit from Irish Princess Designs called Peeps & Quackers. You can find purchase info for this kit here.

Font of choice. I am using Peas & Carrots.

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Open a new blank image, 600 x 250.

Open Paper 12. Resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer onto your blank canvas.

Next we’ll add the elements:

11 – paste as a new layer.
33 – resize by 50%. Place to the far right. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the far left.
29 – resize by 80%. Place to the bottom.
3 – resize by 65%. Place to the top left. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the top right.
22 – resize by 40%. Place to your liking.
78 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right corner. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the bottom left corner.
98 – resize by 60%. Place to the right of the center.
14 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left, just a little in from the left.
20 – resize by 15%. Place to the bottom center.
8 – resize by 30%. Place to the left of the ribbon flower. Move just below the ribbon flower layer. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the right side of the ribbon flower.
97 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom right, a little in from the right.
4 – resize by 20%. Place to the left side of the basket.

Add a new raster layer & floodfill with white. Select all, modify, contract by 2. Selections, invert & press delete. Selections, invert. Selections, modify, contract by 3 & press delete. Deselect. Add noise, Gaussian, 75, monochrome checked.

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

For your avatar, delete your text & frame layers. Crop your tag to 200 x 200 or the size of your choice. Then repeat the text & frame layers. Merge visible & save as a PNG.

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.

Gaslamp Fantasy

ZM_GaslampFantasy_Kate

This tutorial was written by me on April 4th, 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.

Supplies:

Tube of choice. I am using the art of Zlata M. You can purchase this tube here.

PTU kit from Irish Princess Designs called Gaslamp Fantasy. You can find purchase info for this kit here.

IPD-Gaslamp_PV

Halftone Mask 5 by Dee. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Docktrin.

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Open Element 8. Resize by 75%, all layers unchecked. Now resize all layers by 75%.

Open your mask & Paper 15. Resize your paper by 60%. Copy & paste your paper as a new layer & move below the clocks layer. Appy your mask, merge group.

Open Element 3. Resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer & place to the right side. Duplicate, free rotate 180. Place over the left side.

Now let’s add our remaining elements:

94 – resize by 50%. Paste as a new layer above the clocks layer.
23 – resize by 25%. Place to the upper left of the large clock. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the upper right of the medium click.
30 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom left.
32 – resize by 15%. Place to the bottom left of the card.
49 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom right of the card.
95 – resize by 50%. Free rotate, left, 65.00. Place to the bottom. Flip vertical.
10 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom center.
34 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom right.
74 – resize by 12%. Place to the left of the element we just added. Rotate slightly to the right.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the duplicate rose layer & place in the center. Duplicate, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Overlay, 85.

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

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.

Gaea

FM_Gaea_Kate

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.

Supplies:

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

PTU kit ‘Gaea’ from Irish Princess Designs

IPD-Gaea_PV

You can purchase this kit in the following stores:

Hania Design

Mystical Scraps

Smiley Creations

Mask NFM_2015_4 from Dee. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Contribute.

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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.

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.

Fellvane

VM_Fellvane_Kate

This tutorial was written by me on March 12th, 2017 and is my own creation. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional.

PS Version used: PS CS3

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

Supplies:

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

PTU kit from Irish Princess Designs called Fellvane

IPD-FV_PV

You can purchase the kit in the following stores:

Hania Design
Mystical Scraps
Smiley Creations

Mask 45 from Tonya’s Temptations. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Aqualita.

Note: Instructions to use masks in PS can be found here.

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Open Element 79. Edit > Transform > Scale using the following settings:

Scale

Resize to 488 x 600. Set your canvas size to 600 x 600.

Open Paper 14. Resize by 60%, then apply your mask. Paste your masked paper onto your frame canvas, then move below the frame layer.

Open Paper 7. Resize by 75%. Paste as a new layer just above the mask layer. On the frame layer, use your magic wand & click inside the frame. Select > Modify > Expand by 10. On the paper layer, Select > Inverse. Press delete, then deselect.

Next, we’ll add our elements:

55 – resize by 40%. Paste as a new layer above the frame layer. Place towards the top of the frame.
47 – resize by 45%. Place to the top of the frame.
70 – resize by 50%. Paste as a new layer.
19 – resize by 40%. Edit > Transform > Flip Horizontal. Place to the bottom left of the frame.
2 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom right of the frame.
52 – resize by 55%. Place to the bottom.
42 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom right of the sign.
1 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom right. Duplicate & place to the bottom left.
31 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right of the leaf stalk.
11 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom of the leaf stalk.
76 – resize by 15%. Place to the bottom right of the box.
10 – resize by 11%. Place to the bottom of the mushroom.

Open your tube. Paste as a new layer above the paper layer. Place your tube’s face over the left side. Ctrl + click on the thumbnail of the paper layer. On the tube layer, Select > Inverse & press delete. Deselect. Duplicate your tube, Filter > Blur > Gaussian Blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Screen. On the original layer, set the blend mode to Soft Light.

Paste your tube again, this time above the sign layer. Resize your tube as necessary & place to your liking. Duplicate your tube layer, set the blend mode to Soft Light.

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

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.

Shamrock Shenanigans

av_shamrockshenanigans_kate

This tutorial was written by me on March 4th, 2017 and is my own creation. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional.

PS Version used: PS CS3

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

Supplies:

Tube of choice. I am using the amazing exclusive from Alehandra Vanhek. You can get it here by purchasing the exclusive membership.

PTU kit from Irish Princess Designs called Shamrock Shenanigans

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You can purchase the kit at the following stores:

Hania Design

Mystical Scraps

Smiley Creations

Mask0054 by Trese. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Unciale Ornamentale.

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Open Element 47. Resize to 600 x 590. Resize by 75%, then set your canvas size to 600 x 590.

Open Paper 2. Resize by 60%. Apply your mask, convert to smart object, then rasterize the layer. Paste as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Move the masked layer below the frame layer.

Now let’s add our elements:

29 – resize by 20%. Paste as a new layer above your frame layer. Edit, Transform, Flip Horizontal. Place to the top of your frame.
15 – resize by 45%. Place over the left side of the frame.
6 – resize by 30%. Place over the flower spray, moving slightly down.
39 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
19 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
4 – resize by 60%. Edit, Transform > Flip Horizontal. Place to your liking.
25 – resize by 35%. Place to the bottom right.
88 – resize by 70%. Place to the bottom.
94 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the large clover layer. Duplicate, Filter > Blur > Gaussian Blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Overlay.

Apply a drop shadow of choice to your layers, then merge visible. Duplicate your layer & set the blend mode to Screen, 50. Add your name, copyright, & license number. Apply a drop shadow to your name, if desired.

Merge visible & save as a PNG.

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.

Celtic Spring

fm_celticspring_kate

This tutorial was written by me on February 26th, 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.

Supplies:

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

PTU kit from Irish Princess Designs called Celtic Spring.

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You can purchase this kit in the following stores:

Hania Design

Mystical Scraps

Smiley Creations

Mask 19 from HorsePlay’s Pasture. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Hello Script.

Filters:

EyeCandy 4000 Glass (optional)

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Open a new blank image, 600 x 600.

Open your mask & Paper 12. Resize your paper by 60%. Copy & paste as a new layer onto your blank canvas. Apply your mask, merge group. Duplicate your mask layer, Effects > Artistic Effects > Haltone using the following settings:

celticspringhalftone

Now let’s add our elements:

4 – resize by 50%. Place over the right side of the mask.
13 – resize by 60%. Place towards the bottom
18 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right.
90 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
97 – resize by 40%. Paste as a new layer.
88 – resize by 60%. Place to the bottom left.
25 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
22 – resize by 55%. Place to your liking.
70 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left of the stone.
47 – resize by 15%. Place to the bottom left of the harp.

Open your tube. Paste as a new layer above the duplicate mask layer. Place over the left side. On the mask layer, select all, float, defloat. On your tube layer, selections, invert & press delete. Deselect. Set the blend mode to Luminance, 38.

Paste your tube again, this time above the bubbles layer, resizing as necessary. Place a little to the right. Duplicate, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Soft Light.

Add your name & apply the EyeCandy 4000 Glass to your text if desired. Add your copyright & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice, then merge visible. Save as a PNG.

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.