Sunflower Seduction

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This tutorial was written by me on November 15th, 2017 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 Vadis. You can purchase his tubes here.

PTU kit from PinkParadoxProductions called Sunflower Seduction. You can purchase the kit here.

Sunflower Seduction

Mask 10 from Melissaz Creationz. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Yugoslavia.

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Open Frame 11. Set the canvas size to 980 x 980. 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. Move your paper below the frame layer. Apply your mask, merge group.

Open Paper 21. Resize by 50%. Paste as a new layer above the mask layer. On the frame layer, use your magic wand & click inside the frame. Selections, modify, expand by 10. On the paper layer, selections, invert & press delete. Deselect.

Now let’s add our elements:

123 – resize by 55%. Paste as a new layer above the frame layer. Place to the top of the frame.
126 – resize by 50%. Paste as a new layer.
114 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom right. Duplicate, mirror horizontal.
30 – resize by 45%. Place along the right side of the frame.
61 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom of the dress form.
43 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom left.
99 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom right of the phone. Duplicate & place to the bottom left of the paper.
88 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom, between the two sunflowers.
105 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left of the left sunflower. Duplicate & place to the bottom right of the right sunflower.
29 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right of the paper.
129 – resize by 50%. Paste as a new layer.
3 – resize by 20%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom left, just to the right of the left pink flower.
40 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom left of the nail polish.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the confetti layer. Center your tube over the frame. With your eraser tool, erase any part of the tube that extends below or to the side of your tag. Duplicate, gaussina blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Screen, 60.

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

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Cerulean Snowflakes

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This tutorial was written by me on November 9th, 2017 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 Misticheskaya. You can purchase her tubes here.

PTU kit from PinkParadoxProductions called Cerulean Snowflakes. You can purchase the kit here.

ceruleansnowflakes

Swirlymask1 from Kisses N Dreams. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Society Script.

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Open Frame 1. Resize by 70%, all layers unchecked. Now resize all layers by 61%.

Open your mask & Paper 6. Resize your paper by 60%, then paste as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Move below the frame layer. Apply your mask, then merge group.

Add noise, random, 25, monochrome checked.

Oper Paper 16 & resize by 60%. Copy & paste as a new layer above the mask layer. On your frame layer, use your magic wand & click inside the frame. Selections, modify, expand by 10. On your paper layer, selections, invert & press delete. Deselect.

Open element 91. Resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer. Place to the upper left corner of your canvas. Move this layer below the paper layer, just above the mask layer. Duplicate & place to the bottom right corner of your canvas.

Now let’s add the remaining elements:

98 – resize by 40%. Place to the top of the frame.
81 – resize by 50%. Place to the top, just below the twig.
106 – resize by 40%, rotate left. Place to the top right corner of your frame. Duplicate, rotate 180 & place to the bottom left corner of your frame.
42 – resize by 30%. Paste as a new layer above the original frosted leaves. Place over the leaves.
113 – resize by 50%. Paste as a new layer.
51 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom right, a little up from the bottom.
103 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom.
105 – resize by 35%. Place over the left side of the frame.
13 – resize by 30%, flip horizontal. Paste as a new layer above the duplicate frosted leaves. Place so it looks like it’s sitting on the music sheets.
96 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom right of the music sheets.
66 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left of the pine cone.
104 – resize by 20%, rotate right. Place to the bottom left. Duplicate, rotate 180 & place above the original.
93 – resize by 20%. Place centered over the brown leaves.
18 – resize by 30%. Place to the left of the silver baubles.
115 – resize by 50%, flip horizontal. Paste as a new layer.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the circle scatter layer. Place to your liking. With your rectangle selection tool, create a selection over any part of the tube that hangs below the bottom of your tag. Press delete, deselect.

Duplicate your tube, gaussian blur, 3.00. Set the blend mode to Screen, 60.

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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Spiced Berry Cider

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This tutorial was written by me on November 3rd, 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 beautiful art of Misticheskaya. You can purchase her tubes here.

Spiced Berry Cider kit from PinkParadoxProductions. You can purchase the kit here.

spiced_berry_cider

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

Font of choice. I am using Revolution.

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Open Frame 9. Resize by 70%, all layers unchecked. Now resize all layers by 63%.

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

Add noise, random, 25, monochrome checked.

On your frame layer, use your magic wand & click inside the frame. Selections, modify, expand by 10.

Open Paper 4 & resize by 60%. Paste your paper as a new layer. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & move your paper layer below the frame layer.

Now let’s add our elements:

111 – resize by 20%. Paste as a new layer above the frame layer. Place to the top of the frame.
108 – resize by 20%. Place to the right side of the white flowers. Move a little down. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the left side of the white flowers. Move a little up. Now move the white flowers above the two purple flower layers.
131 – resize by 25%, flip horizontal. Paste as a new layer just above the purple flower layers. Place over the flowers.
126 – resize by 40%. Paste as a new layer above the white flowers layer. Place to the bottom right. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the bottom left.
115 – resize by 40%. Place over the right pine branch. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place over the left pine branch.
23 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom left.
88 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
46 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right.
61 – resize by 25%. Place to the left of the jar. Rotate slightly to the left.
90 – resize by 51%. Place to the bottom but up enought you can see the ice below the leaves.

Duplicate the two purple flower layers. Move the duplicate layers to the top. Duplicate the white flowers layer. Move this layer to the top layer. Place the white flowers to the bottom. Then place the duplicate left purple flower to the left of the duplicate white flowers. Repeat with the duplicate right purple flower, but place on the right side.

4 – resize by 20%, flip horizontal. Place to the left of the pumpkin.
47 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom left.
9 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom right.
138 – resize by 18%. Paste as a new layer. Duplicate. On the duplicate layer set the blend mode to screen.

Open your tube. Copy & paste as a new layer above the paper layer. Flip horizontal. Place her face 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 Screen. On the original tube layer, set the blend mode to Soft Light.

Paste your tube again, this time above the original white flowers layer, resizing as necessary. Place your tube over the right side of the frame.

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

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Lonely Deception

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This tutorial was written by me on October 28th, 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 PinkParadoxProductions called Lonely Deception. You can purchase it here.

Lonely Deception

Mask 206 from Sophisticat Simone. You can find it here.

Template 784 from Millie’s PSP Madness. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Bleeding Cowboys.

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Open your template. Set the canvas size to 700 x 627. Resize by 86%.

Delete the top three layers.

Open your mask & Paper 29. Resize your paper by 60%, then paste as a new layer above the background layer. Apply your mask, then merge group.

Replace each layer with the following:

*Resize each paper by 60% before adding to each layer.*

1 – Paper 10
2 – Paper 2
3 – Paper 34
4 – Paper 31
5 – Paper 8
6 – Paper 13
8 – Paper 22

Set your foreground to a dark grey or black. Set your background to a dark red. Set your foreground to a linear gradient, angle 45, repeats 3.

On layer 7, select all, float, defloat. Add a new raster layer, then floodfill with your gradient. Deselect & delete the original layer. Repeat for layer 9, but change the angle of the gradient to 315. Add noise to both frame layers, random, 50, monochrome checked.

Open element 42. Resize by 40%, flip horizontal. Paste as a new layer above the thin rectangle layer. Place to the top, a little to the right. Duplicate, free rotate, 180.

Now to add our remaining elements:

7 – resize by 25%. Paste as a new layer above the top frame layer. Place to the top left corner of the black blood drip paper layer.
38 – resize by 20%. Place to the top, slighty to the right.
112 – resize by 40%, rotate right. Place to the bottom right. Dupicate, flip horizontal & place to the bottom left.
111 – resize by 40%. Place over the right black leaves. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place over the left black leaves.
55 – resize by 20%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom left.
95 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
50 – resize by 25%. Place to the right side of the frames, a little down.
53 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom.
103 resize by 20%. Place to the left of the candle. Duplicate & place to teh right of the candle. Now move the candle above the flower layers.
26 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right.
14 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom of the bottle.
6 – resize by 40%, flip horizontal. Place so the mouse looks like he’s standing his front feet on the cherries.

Open element 4, resizing slightly. Paste as a new layer above the first small square layer. Arrange over the square layer, flip horizontal. On the square layer, select all, float, defloat. On the bird layer, selections, invert & press delete. Duplicate, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Screen. On the original layer, set the blend mode to Multiply, 75.

Repeat for the second small square layer, but flip the bird horizontal. For the blend modes for this layer, set the blend mode for the blurred layer to Screen, 75, on the original set it to Soft Light.

Open element 5, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the watch layer. Place over the left side of the template.

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

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Autumn Morning

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This tutorial was written by me on October 23rd, 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. You can purchase this tube here.

PTU kit from PinkParadoxProductions called Autumn Morning. You can purchase the kit here.

autumnmorning

Mask 398 from Weescotslass Creations. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using DJB Sand Shoes and a Fez

Filters:

Xero – Porcelain
Mura’s Meister Copies

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Open frame 1. Resize by 60%, all layers unchecked. Now resize all layers by 61%. Move the frame to the left side of your canvas.

Open element 121. Resize by 70%. Paste as a new layer & place over the right side of the frame. Move this layer below the frame layer.

Open paper 15. Resize by 60%. On your frame layer, use your magic wand & click inside the frame. Selections, modify, expand by 10. Paste your paper as a new layer. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & move below the frame layer.

Open Paper 21 & resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer. Move this layer to the bottom.

Open your mask. Apply your mask to the bottom paper layer, merge group. Duplicate this layer until you are satisfied with the transparency. I think I duplicated 4 or 5 times. Then merge the mask layers together. Add noise, random, 50, monochrome checked.

Now let’s add our elements:

56 – resize by 30%. Paste as a new layer above the frame layer. Place to the top of the frame.
68 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom left of the frame.
119 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom, a little to the right.
96 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom.
30 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom of the jug.
15 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom right of the strawberries.
161 resize by 40%. Place to the right of the frame.
7 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom right.
58 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom of the dog.
125 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom of the sign.

On the layer below the frame, effects, artistic effects, halftone using the following settings:

AMhalftone

Open your tube. Paste as a new layer. Mura’s Meister Copies using the following settings:

AMmuras

Adjust, blur, motion blur, angle 45, strength 100. Repeat twice. Adjust, sharpen. Then adjust, shapen more. Repeat the sharpen more.

Move this layer so you like the placement. I chose to put some blue in the frame. On the halftone layer, select all, float, defloat. On the mura’s layer, selections, invert & press delete. Deselect. Set the blend mode to Color (L).

Paste your tube again, this time above the berries & leaves layer, resizing as necessary.

Xero Porcelain using the following settings:

AMxero

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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Steampunk Wildling

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This tutorial was written by me on October 18th, 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 Stan Dudin. You can purchase his tubes here.

PTU kit from PinkParadoxProductions called Steampunk Wildling. You can purchase the kit here.

Steampunk wildling

Mask 349 from VixPSP. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using MCF Stone Head.

Optional – EyeCandy 4000 Glass
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Open Frame 9. Resize by 70%, all layers unchecked. Now resize all layers by 61%.

Open your mask & Paper 16. Resize your paper by 60%, then paste as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Move below the frame layer.

On your mask, crop it slightly so it is clipped closer to the actual mask.

On your working canvas, apply your mask to the paper. Merge group. Duplicate, free rotate, right, 180.

On your frame layer, use your magic wand & click inside the frame. Selections, modify, expand by 10. Open Paper 5, resizing by 60%. Paste as a new layer. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & move below your frame layer.

Now let’s add our elements:

105 – resize by 45%. Paste as a new layer above the frame layer. Place to the bottom left of the frame. Duplicate, free rotate, right, 90. Place to the bottom of the frame.
95 – resize by 40%, flip horizontal. Place over the original branch. Duplicate, free rotate using the same settings as before. Place over the duplicate branch.
45 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right.
25 – resize by 30%, flip horizontal. Place over the dry leaf. Duplicate, free rotate using the same settings as before. Place over the duplicate dry leaf.
119 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
85 – resize by 20%. Place down & to the left of the original feather. Duplicate, then place down & to the left of the duplicate feather.
76 – resize by 20%. Place between the two white roses.
21 – resize by 25%. Place down & to the left of the book.
46 – resize by 25%. Place over the books & candle.
72 – resize by 15%. Place to the bottom of the journal.
9 – resize by 25%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom left of the cog.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the frame layer. Place to your liking. Erase any part of the tube that hangs below the bottom of the tag.

Add a drop shadow of choice to your layers.

Right click on your tag, copy merged. With your top layer highlighted in the layer palette, right click over your tag, paste as a new layer. Set the blend mode to soft light.

Add your name, copyright, & license info. If desired, apply EyeCandy 4000 Glass to your name using the default settings & changing the highlight color to white.

Merge visible & save as a PNG.

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Queen Of Shadows

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

PS Version used: PS CS6

This tutorial assumes you have a good working knowledge of PS/PSP. It can be easily converted for PSP.

Supplies:

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

PTU kit from PinkParadoxProductions called Queen Of Shadows. You can purchase the kit here.

Queen Of Shadows

Mask 690 by me. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Mellony Dry Brush.

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Note: Scaling/resizing in PS is quite easy. With your Move Tool activated, make sure that ‘Show Transform Controls’ is checked. Then with your pointer in the top left or right corner, press shift + click and drag inwards until you are satisfied with the size. In the transform toolbar, press the check mark to apply.

Let’s get started.

Open Frame 5. Set the canvas size to 980 x 980. Now resize to 600 x 600 px. Scale the frame so it is a little smaller & centered on the canvas.

Open the PNG mask file. Resize to 600 x 600 px. Drag onto your canvas. Open Paper 24 & resize to 600 x 600 px. Drag onto your working canvas. On the PNG mask layer, place your pointer over the layer and then Ctrl + left click. On the paper layer, Select, inverse & press delete. Now delete the PNG mask layer. Move the masked paper to the bottom layer. Place slightly up and to the right. Duplicate, edit, transform, rotate 180. Move a little down & to the left.

Open Paper 7 & resize to 600 x 600 px. Drag onto your canvas & center it manually.

On the frame layer, use the magic wand & click inside the frame. Select, modify, expand by 10. On the paper layer we just added, Select, inverse & press delete. Deselect.

Now let’s add our remaining elements:

116 – scale to size & place to the bottom left of the frame.
115 – scale to size & place over the leaves.
100 – scale to size & place over the baby’s breath.
125 – scale to size & place to the bottom.
110 – scale to size & place to the bottom left. Duplicate & move slightly up & to the right.
43 – scale to size & place to the bottom right.
117 – scale to size & rotate so that it is horizontal. Place to the bottom.
24 – scale to size & place to the bottom right of the red metal flower.
37 – scale to size & place to the left of the glass.
62 – scale to size & place to the left side of the sachet. Rotate slightly to the right.
40 – scale to size & place to the bottom right of the card.
34 – scale to size & place to the bottom left.
20 – scale to size & place to the bottom center.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Flip horizontal, then drag onto your working canvas. Move your tube to just above the baby’s breath layer. Place to your liking. With your eraser, erase any part of the tube the extends below or to the sides of the tag.

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.