Tag Archives: Pink Paradox Productions

Spring Embrace

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This tutorial was written by me on April 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 Alex Prihodko. You can purchase his tubes here.

PTU kit from PinkParadoxProductions called Spring Embrace. You can purchase the kit here.

SpringEmbrace

Mask 530 from Weescotslass Creations. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Contribute.
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Open Frame 6. Set the canvas to 980 x 980. Now resize by 85%, all layers unchecked. Finally, resize all layers by 61%.

Use your magic wand and click inside the frame. Selections, modify, expand by 10.

Open Paper 32 & resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & move below your frame layer.

Open your mask & Paper 30. Resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer. Move this paper below the first paper. Apply your mask, merge group.

Next we’ll add our elements:

122 – resize by 30%. Paste as a new layer above the frame layer & place to the top left of the frame. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the top right of the frame.
65 – resize by 25%. Place to the top of the frame, between the two sets of flowers.
117 – resize by 40% Place to the bottom left side of the frame.
43 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
131 – resize by 35%, rotate left. Place to the bottom left. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the bottom right.
101 – resize by 25%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom.
15 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom left.
62 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right of the cherub.
145 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
57 – resize by 40%. Place to the right side of the frame.
66 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom of the bird cage.
12 – resize by 30%. Place so it looks like the bird is sitting on top of the door.
25 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom.
2 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right.
155 – resize by 50%. Paste as a new layer.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the tulip flower layer. Place so she’s in the center.

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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In Full Bloom

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This tutorial was written by me on April 16th, 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 Misticheskaya. You can purchase her tubes here.

PTU kit from PinkParadoxProductions called In Full Bloom. You can purchase the kit here.

in full bloom

Mask NVM 3 by Dee. You can find it here.

SATC Template Exclusive May 11 by Dee. You can find it here. (look to the left hand side under the Zipped Templates Section for the SATC Exclusives)

Font of choice. I am using Qeyla.

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Open your template. Set the canvas size to 800 x 800. Resize by 75%.

Delete the following layers: Info, spring, love, joy, everything, wording white, & wordart d/s.

Open your mask & Paper 13. Resize your paper by 60%. Paste your paper as a new layer above the background layer. Apply your mask, merge group. Add noise, Uniform, 20, Monochrome checked. Delete the background layer.

*NOTE: Resize all papers 60%*

Replace each layer with the following:

white square – Paper 20
purple rectangle – Paper 4
yellow square – Paper 16
blue strip – Paper 9
purple circle – Paper 21
blue circle – Paper 7
yellow ring – select all, float, defloat. Add a new raster layer & floodfill with #d3080b. Deselect. Add noise using the same settings as before.
white strip – Paper 20
yellow strip – Paper 16
purple strip – Paper 4

Now let’s add our elements:

82 – resize by 20%. Paste above the purple flower layer. Place over the purple flower, then delete the purple flower layer.
92 – resize by 20%. Paste above the white flower layer. Place over the white flower, then delete the white flower layer.
115 – resize by 40%, flip horizontal. Paste as a new layer above the red paper strip layer. Place to the bottom right of the red frame, a little to the right. Rotate slightly to the right. Duplicate, free rotate right 180.
64 – resize by 50%. Paste as a new layer above the top slat layer. Place to the bottom.
66 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
98 – resize by 40%, flip horizontal. Place to the top of the red frame, a little to the right. Duplicate, free rotate right, 180.
128 – resize by 30%. Place over the top right flower spray.
8 – resize by 30%. Place over the bow.
99 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom right. Duplicate & place to the bottom left.
106 – resize by 30%. Place over the left daisies. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place over the right daisies.
75 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom right of the pink flowers.
45 – resize by 30%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom.
127 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
7 – resize by 25%. Place to the left of the basket.
18 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom of the right daisies.
23 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right of the basket.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the bow layer. Place to the right of the strip layers.

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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Country Girl Spring

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This tutorial was written by me on April 8th, 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 Keith Garvey. You can purchase his tubes here.

PTU kit from PinkParadoxProductions called Country Girl Spring.

CountryGirlSpring

You can purchase this kit here.

Mask 220 from Weescotslass Creations. You can find it here.

Don’t Bug Me Template from Creative Scraps by Crys. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Simply Glamorous.

Filters – Xero Fritillary
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Open your template. Set the canvas size to 950 x 950. Resize by 63%.

Delete the following layers: Info, Word Art, Raster 8, Copy of Raster 10, Raster 10, Copy of Merged, Merged, Copy of Raster 1, & Raster 1.

Merge together the following layers: Raster 6 & 7 and also Raster 3 & Copy of Raster 3.

Replace each layer with the following papers *Note: Resize 60% before applying to each layer*:

Raster 5 – Paper 2
Raster 6 – Paper 13
Raster 2 – Paper 24
Raster 4 – Paper 39
Raster 3 – Paper 17

On the green paper layer, Xero Fritillary, 7, 76, 85, 100.

Open your mask & paper 28. Resize your paper, then paste as a new layer onto your template. Move this layer to the bottom layer. Apply your mask, merge group.

Now let’s add our elements:

65 – resize by 30%. Paste as a new layer above the top layer of your template. Place to the top of the two rectangles.
116 – resize by 12%. Place over the top left of the wood cowgirl text. Place to the left a bit, then move below the cowgirl layer. Duplicate your flower and place to the bottom right of the cowgirl, then a little to the right.
24 – resize by 25%. Place to the top of the right daisy.
115 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
146 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
132 – resize by 40%. Place along the left edge of the top left rectangle.
122 – resize by 30%. Place over the pink flowers.
75 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom right.
66 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left.
124 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom of the wheel.
126 – resize by 30%. Place over the right side of the hay bale.
40 – resize by 15%. Place to the bottom right of the wheel.
1 – resize by 30%. Place over the wheel.
34 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left of the milk jug.
22 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom left of the hay bale.
63 – resize by 25%. Place to the right of the kitten.
117 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom right of the lantern. Duplicate & place to the left of the basket of cucumbers.
120 – resize by 20%. Place between the two pink flowers.

Open your tube. Paste as a new layer above the blue paper layer. Duplicate. Place each tube over each rectangle to your liking. Merge your tubes together. On the blue 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 Overlay. On the original merged layer, Effects, Artistic Effects, Halftone using the following settings:

CountryHalftone

Set the blend mode to Luminance(L), 25.

Paste your tube again, this time above the cowgirl layer. Resize your tube as necessary & place in the center. Duplicate, gaussian blur using the same settings as before. Set the blend mode to Overlay.

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.

Thinking Of You

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This tutorial was written by me on March 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 Misticheskaya. You can purchase her tubes here.

PTU kit ‘Thoughts Of You’ from PinkParadox Productions. You can purchase the kit here.

thoughts of you

Mask NFM_2015_2 from Dee. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using DJB To Be Continued.

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Open Frame 6. Open Frame 4. Paste Frame 4 as a new raster layer onto Frame 6. Resize by 75%, all layers unchecked. Now resize all layers by 60%.

With your magic wand, click inside the top frame. Selections, modify, expand by 10. Open Paper 11 & resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer onto your frames canvas. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & move below the top frame layer.

Open your mask & Paper 9. Resize you paper by 60%. Paste as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Move your paper to the bottom layer. Apply your mask, merge group. Add Noise > Uniform, 30, Monochrome checked.

Now let’s add our elements:

118 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom right. Duplicate & place to the bottom left.
55 – resize by 30%. Place to the right, a little down from the center.
32 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom of the Paper.
103 – resize by 40%. Place over the left side of your top frame.
106 – resize by 20%. Place over the bottom of the pink flowers.
52 – resize by 20%. Place over the top of the pink flowers.
100 – resize by 15%. Place to the bottom, to the left side of the phone. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place a bit to the left.
116 – resize by 50, rotate left. Place to the bottom.
7 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom. If needed, arrange the single pink flowers on either side of the bear.
59 – resize by 15%. Place to the bottom left.
129 – resize by 50%. Paste as a new layer.

Open your tube, resizing slightly. Paste as a new layer above the paper layer. Place so her face is up & to the left of the frame opening. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place over the right side, a little down. Merge the tube layers together. On the paper layer, select all, float, defloat. On the tubes layer, selections, invert & press delete. Deselect.

Duplicate your tubes layer, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Overlay, 40. On the original layer, Artistic Effects > Halftone using the following settings:

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Set the blend mode to Luminance(L), 35.

Paste your tube again, this time above the top frame layer. Resize as necessary. Center your tube over the frame. Duplicate, gaussian blur using the same settings as before. Set the blend mode to Screen, 65.

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.

Forest Fairy

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This tutorial was written by me on March 15th, 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 Anna Fesenko. You can purchase her tubes here.

PTU kit ‘Forest Fairy’ by PinkParadox Productions. You can purchase the kit here.

Forest Fairy

Mask 1 of Mask Set 150 by me. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Blake.

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Open Frame 10. Resize by 75%, all layers unchecked. Resize all layers by 61%.

Open your mask & Paper 33. Resize your paper by 60%. Paste your paper as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Move the paper below the frame layer. Apply your mask, then merge group. Duplicate twice and then merge all the masked layers together.

Open Paper 9. Resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer above your mask layer. Using your freehand selection too, Point to point preset, create a selection just slightly larger than the frame opening, following the vines of the frame so that the edge of the paper is not visible. On the paper layer, selections, invert & press delete. Deselect.

Now let’s add our elements:

105 – resize by 50%. Paste as a new layer above your frame layer. Place over the frame.
128 – resize by 30%. Place to the top of the frame.
3 – resize by 40%. Place to your liking.
100 – resize by 40%. Place over the left side of the frame. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place over the right side of the frame.
58 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom left.
39 – resize by 25%. Place over the right side of the waterfall.
63 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom.
127 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom right.
132 – resize by 50%. Place to your liking.
53 – resize by 40%. Place to the right side.
74 – resize by 20% Place to the bottom right of the snail. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the bottom left of the lamp post.
5 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom right.
82 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom, between the white flowers.
14 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom left.
10 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom right.

Open your tube, resizing slightly. Paste as a new layer above the paper layer. Place 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 Overlay.

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

ForestFairyhalftone

Set the blend mode to Soft Light.

Open your tube again, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the tulle layer. Place a little to the right. Duplicate, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Overlay.

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.

Rockin Shamrocks

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This tutorial was written by me on March 9th, 2017 and is my own creation. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional.

PSP Version used: PS CS3

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

Supplies:

Tube of choice. I am using the art of Vadis. You can purchase their tubes here.

PTU kit from PinkParadox Productions called Rockin Shamrocks. You can purchase it here.

RockinShamrocks

Mask 1 of Mask Set 149 by me. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Champion Shipmate Italic.

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Open your mask & Paper 41. Resize both your mask & paper to 600 x 600. Apply your mask to your paper, convert to smart object, then rasterize the layer.

Open a new blank image, 600 x 600. Paste your masked paper as a new layer.

Let’s add our elements:

66 – resize by 40%. Place to the right side of your canvas. Rotate slightly to the left.
65 – resize by 65%. Place a little to the left. Rotate a bit to the left.
150 – resize by 35%. Place over the top of the page.
84 – resize by 15%. Place over the clover branch.
173 – resize by 45%. Edit > Transform > Flip horizontal. Place over the right side of your canvas.
167 – resize by 80%. Place to the bottom.
136 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom left.
37 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom, a little to the left.
160 – resize by 45%. Place to the bottom, a little to the right.
17 – resize by 35%. Place to the left of the pot of gold.
10 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom right of the beer.
6 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom right of the pot of gold.
2 – resize by 25%. Place to the top of the flower branch. Rotate slightly to the left.
175 – resize by 50%. Place to your liking.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the tulle layer. Edit > Transform > Flip Horizontal. Duplicate, Filter > Blur > Gaussian Blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Soft light.

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.

Fairy Godmother

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This tutorial was written by me on February 28th, 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 art of VeryMany. You can purchase this tube here.

PTU kit from PinkParadox Productions called Fairy Godmother. You can purchase the kit here.

fairygodmother

Mask 20 from Moonbeams & Spiderwebs. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Victorian Parlor Vintage Alternate.

**Note: if you’re unsure of how to apply a mask in PS, you can find instructions here.**

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Open Frame 14. Edit > Transform > Scale. Change the width & height to 75%.

Set the canvas size to 980 x 980. Resize image to 600 x 600.

Open your mask & Paper 17. Resize your paper by 60%. Apply your mask to your paper. Convert to Smart Object, then rasterize your layer. Copy your masked paper & paste as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Move this layer to the bottom.

On your frame layer, select your magic wand tool & click inside the frame. Select, Modify, Expand by 10. Open Paper 1, resizing by 60%. Paste your paper as a new layer. Select, Inverse & press delete. Deselect & move below your frame layer.

Now let’s add our elements:

119 – resize by 45%. Paste above the frame layer. Place towards the top of the frame.
54 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom left. Rotate slightly to the left.
94 – resize by 45%. Place to the right side of the frame.
103 – resize by 60%. Place to the bottom of the frame.
35 – resize by 20%. Edit > Transform > Flip horizontal. Place to the bottom of the music sheet.
59 – resize by 30%. Edit > Transform > Flip horizontal. Place to the bottom right.
51 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom center. Rotate slightly to the left.
43 – resize by 60%. Image > Rotate Canvas > 90CW. Place to the bottom.
85 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom right of the envelope. Duplicate, Edit > Transform > Flip horizontal & place to the bottom left of the envelope.
19 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom of the envelope.
4 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom left.
113 – resize by 50%. Place to your liking.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the music sheet layer & place to your liking. Duplicate, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Overlay.

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.

Sweet Temptation

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

**This tutorial can be easily converted for PSP users**

Supplies:

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

PTU kit from PinkParadox Productions called Sweet Temptations. You can purchase it here.

sweettemptation

Template 4 from Brutal Designs. You can find it here.

Mask 18 from Angie Tagged Me. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Queen of the Moon.

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Open your template. Set the canvas size to 850 x 850. Resize so your template is 600 x 600.

Delete the credits & purple rec layers. Merge together the following layers: lt grey circle bottom left & lt grey circle top left; purple circle bottom left & purple circle top right.

Replace each layer with the following:

blk circle – Paper 7 – resize to 600 x 600, flip horizontal
dk grey circle bottom – Paper 7 – flip horizontal
purple circles – Paper 40 – resize to 600 x 600
pink rec – Paper Paper 17 – resize to 600 x 600
lt grey circles – Paper 15 – resize to 600 x 600
blk circle top – Paper 31 – resize to 600 x 600

Open your mask & Paper 13. Resize both to 600 x 600 (PS only). Apply your mask to your paper. Paste your masked paper above the background layer. Duplicate, then merge down.

If you need help with working with masks in PS, this link will help you.

Now let’s add our elements:

**To resize/scale, drag your element onto your canvas. Then with your move tool, click at the edge and drag inwards until your element is the size you want.**

142 – paste above the top circle layer. Scale to size. Place to the bottom right. Edit > Transform, Flip Horizontal.
85 – drag onto your canvas & then scale to size. Place to the inner left side of the heart. Rotate slightly to the right.
110 – drag onto your canvas & then scale to size. Place to the bottom.
105 – drag onto your canvas & then scale to size. Place to the bottom left. Rotate slightly to the left.
140 – drag onto your canvas & then scale to size. Place to the bottom.
14 – drag onto your canvas & then scale to size. Place to the top right.
144 – drag onto your canvas & then scale to size. Place to your liking.
136 – drag onto your canvas & then scale to size. Place to the bottom, a little to the left.
38 – drag onto your canvas & then scale to size. Place to the bottom right.
9 – drag onto your canvas & then scale to size. Place along the left side of the gift box.
2 – drag onto your canvas & then scale to size. Place to the bottom left.
51 – drag onto your canvas & then scale to size. Place along the right side of the puppy.
43 – drag onto your canvas & then scale to size. Place to the bottom left of the perfume.
47 – drag onto your canvas & then scale to size. Place so the tip of the brush is on the makeup.
125 – drag onto your canvas & then scale to size. Place to the bottom.
113 – drag onto your canvas & then scale to size. Place to the left side of the paper flower. Move below the paper flower layer. Duplicate & place to the right side of the paper flower.

Open your tube. Paste as a new layer above the top right circle layer. Place over the circle. Ctrl + Click on the top right circle layer thumbnail in the layer palette. Select > Invert & press delete (your tube layer should be highlighted in the layer palette. Deselect.

Duplicate your tube, Filter > Blur > Gaussian Blur, 3.00. Set the blend mode to Screen, Opacity 80. On the original tube layer, Image > Adjustments > Desaturate. Set the Opacity to 30.

Repeat for the top left dotted paper layer.

Paste your tube again, this time above the puppy layer. Scale to size & place to your liking. Duplicate, gaussian blur, & set the blend mode to Overlay, Opacity 50.

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.

Vintage Birthday

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This tutorial was written by me on February 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 amazing art of VeryMany. You can purchase this tube here.

PTU kit from PinkParadox Productions called Vintage Birthday. You can purchase the kit here.

vintagebirthday

Mask 4 of Mask Set 147 by me. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Euphorigenic.

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Open Frame 2. Resize by 70%, all layers unchecked. Now resize all layers by 61%.

Open your mask & Paper 2. Resize your paper by 60%. Paste as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Apply your mask, merge group. Move this layer below your frame layer.

On your frame layer, use your magic wand & click inside the frame. Selections, modify, expand by 10. Open Paper 19. Resize by 60%, then paste as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & move below the frame layer.

Now to add our elements:

114 – resize by 50%. Paste as a new layer above your frame layer.
38 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom left.
15 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom right.
112 – resize by 40%. Place to the top of the frame.
107 – resize by 30%, flip vertical. Place to the bottom, a little to the right of the center. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the left of the center.
97 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left of the pillows. Duplicate & place to the bottom right of the gifts.
96 – resize by 20%. Place to the upper right of the frame.
3 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom of the gifts.
23 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left of the bear.
59 – resize by 15%. Place to the bottom right of the pillows.
11 – resize by 25%. Place to the top left of the frame.
29 – resize by 20%. Place between the two pink flowers.
61 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom of the pillows.
123 – resize by 45%. Place to the right.
122 – resize by 40%. Paste as a new layer.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the branch layers. 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.

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.

Romantic Bling

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This tutorial was written by me on February 5th, 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 Keith Garvey. You can purchase his tubes here.

PTU kit from PinkParadox Productions called Romantic Bling. You can purchase the kit here.

romanticbling

Font of choice. I am using Isabelle Layne.

Filters:

AAA Frames – Foto Frame

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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 will add our elements:

127 – resize by 50%. Paste as a new layer. Place slightly to the right of the left edge of your canvas. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place slightly to the left of the right edge of your canvas.
124 – resize by 40%. Place to the far left. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the far right.
135 – resize by 40%, rotate right. Place to the bottom. Duplicate twice. Place one to the bottom left & the other to the bottom right.
128 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom left. Duplicate & place to the bottom right.
87 – resize by 30%. Place to the top.
93 – resize by 60%, rotate right. Place to the top.
53 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom.
115 – resize by 20%. Place to the left side of the clock. Duplicate & place to the right side of the clock. Move the clock above both flower layers.
68 – resize by 20%. Place to the left of the bottom left flower.
75 – resize by 40%. Place to the far left.
62 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left corner. Rotate slightly to the left.
56 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom of the envelope.
4 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right corner.

Open your tube. Paste as a new layer above the chain layer. Resize as necessary & place a little to the right. Duplicate, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Hard Light.

Open your tube or a closeup. Paste as a new layer above your paper layer. Place a tiny bit to the left. Duplicate, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Overlay, 40. On the original layer, set the blend mode to Soft Light.

Apply a drop shadow of choice to your layers, if desired. Merge visible. Duplicate your image & minimize for now. On your open image, AAA Foto Frames, Width 7, Brightness 10, Matte 1, Opacity 75.

Add your name, copyright, & license info. Save as a PNG or JPG.

For the avatar:

Maximize your duplicated image. Crop a 200 x 200 section of your image. Merge visible. Apply the Foto Frame filter & add your name & copyright info. Save as a PNG or JPG.

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.