Urban Gypsy

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This tutorial was written by me on September 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 VeryMany. You can find the tube here.

PTU kit from PinkParadoxProductions called Urban Gypsy. You can purchase the kit here.

Urban Gypsy

Mask 671 by me. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Aristotle Punk.

Filters:

Xero – Fritillary

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Open Frame 13. Resize by 75%, all layers unchecked. Now resize all layers by 75%. Set the canvas size to 600 x 500.

With your magic wand tool, click inside each individual frame. Selections, modify, expand by 5.

Open Paper 6 & resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & move below the frame layer.

Open your mask & Paper 1. Resize your paper by 60%. Paste as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Move to the bottom layer. Apply your mask, merge group. Add noise, random, 20, monochrome checked.

Now let’s add our elements:

120 – resize by 67%, rotate right. Paste as a new layer above the frame layer. Place over the center where each row of frames meet.
103 – resize by 20%. Place over the middle of the metal deco. Duplicate twice. Place one to the left & one to the right.
55 – resize by 25%. Place the loop over the top right corner of the top left frame.
105 – resize by 35%, rotate right. Place to the bottom right. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the bottom left.
61 – resize by 15%. Place to the upper left corner.
75 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right corner.
77 – resize by 20%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom left.
63 – resize by 15%. Place to the bottom of the mailbox.
102 – resize by 15%. Place to the top right corner of the sign.
95 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom.
6 – resize by 23%. Place to the left side of the sewer grate.
65 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom, between the first & second frames.
14 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom left, over the tires.
22 – resize by 30%. Place to the upper right corner. Rotate slightly to the right.
12 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom of the lipstick.
119 – resize by 50%. Paste as a new layer.

Open your tube & paste as a new layer above the paper layer. Resize your tube slightly & place in the top left frame. On the frame layer, use your magic wand & click inside that frame. Selections, modify, expand by 5. Selections, invert. On the tube layer, press delete. Deselect. Do the same for the rest of each individual frame.

When finished placing your tubes to your liking, merge visible. Duplicate, gaussian blur, 3.00. Xero – Fritillary, 5, 80, 27, 0. Set the blend mode to Luminance (L), 34. On the original merged tube layer, set the blend mode to Overlay.

Paste your tube again, this time above the key layer. Resize as necessary. Place towards the right side. Duplicate your tube, gaussian blur using the same settings as before. Set the blend mode to Screen, 50.

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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Early Autumn Tears

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This tutorial was written by me on September 2nd, 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 Early Autumn Tears. You can purchase the kit here.

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Mask 40 by Tonya’s Temptations. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using MCF Stone Head.

Filters: EyeCandy 4000 Glass (optional)

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Open a new blank image, 600 x 400.

Open your mask & Paper 13. Resize your paper by 60%. Paste as a new layer onto your blank canvas. Apply your mask, merge group. Dupicate your mask, then merge down.

Open element 98. Resize by 40%. Paste as a new layer.

Open Frame 12. Resize by 35%. Paste as a new layer.

Let’s add the rest of our elements:

4 – resize by 40%. Place so the head of the wolf is inside the left half of the frame.
80 – resize by 40%. Place to the right of the right side of the frame.
19 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom of the flowers. Rotate a little to the right.
84 – resize by 60%; rotate right. Flip horizontal & place to the bottom, a little to the right.
8 – resize by 15%. Place to the bottom left of the pillow.
5 – resize by 25%; flip horizontal. Place the bat to the outer left of the frame.
82 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom, a little to the right.
47 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom of the skull.
14 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom left.
16 – resize by 15%. Place to the bottom right of the black box.
33 – resize by 20%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom left of the black box.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the wolf layer. Place over the right side of the frame. With your rectangle selection tool, erase any part of the tube that hangs below the book.

On the wolf layer, use the rectangle selection tool to erase any part of the tube that extends beyond the black box, or hangs below the bottom of the tag.

Add your name. Apply the EyeCandy Glass using the settings of your choice. Select all, float, defloat. Selections, modify, expand by 2. Add a new raster layer & floodfill with a gradient of your choice. I created a gradient using 3 colors from the kit. Deselect. Add noise, gaussian, 75, monochrome checked. Move below the text layer. On the text layer, merge down. Place to your liking.

Add your 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.

Autumn Abundance

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This tutorial was written by me on August 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 Nocturne. You can purchase her tubes here.

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

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Mask 2 of Mask Set 163 by me. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Risthi.

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Open Frame 2. Resize by 70%, all layers unchecked. 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 below the frame layer. Apply your mask, merge group. Add noise, gaussian, 25, monochrome checked.

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

Open Paper 40 & resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & move below the frame layer.

Open Element 129. Resize by 50%. Past as a new layer above the mask layer. Place to the right edge of the frame so that some of the flowers are sticking out (see my tag for reference). Duplicate, free rotate, right, 180. Merge down. Duplicate again, then free rotate, right, 90.

Now let’s add the remaining elements:

108 – resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer above the frame layer. Place towards the top of the frame.
170 – resize by 40%, flip horizontal. Place to the top of the frame.
115 – resize by 20%. Place over the left of the branch so it hides the end.
194 – resize by 65%. Place to the bottom of the frame.
167 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom right. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the bottom left.
71 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom right.
14 – resize by 25%, flip horizontal. Place on top of the books.
43 – resize by 40%. Place over the left side of the books.
34 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom of the books.
22 – resize by 25%. Place to the left of the pumpkin.
25 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom right.
56 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom.
62 – resize by 30%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom left.
4 – resize by 30%. Place to the left of the lantern.
19 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom left.
3 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom of the cinnamon sticks.
199 – resize by 50%, rotate right. Paste as a new layer.

Open your tube. Paste your tube above the paper layer. Place the face over the right 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 Luminance (L), 48.

Paste your tube again, this time above the purple flower layer, resizing as necessary. Place over the left side of the frame.

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.

Mournful Echo

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This tutorial was written by me on August 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 VeryMany. You can purchase this tube here.

PTU kit from PinkParadoxProductions called Mournful Echo. You can purchase the kit here.

Mournful Echo

Mask 143 from Millie’s PSP Madness. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using karabinE.

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Open Frame 7. Rotate right. Then resize by 75%, all layers unchecked. Set the canvas size to 980 x 980. Resize all layers by 61%.

Open your mask. Select all, modify, contract by 50. Image>Crop to selection.

Open Paper 26 & resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Move this layer below the 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 2. Resize by 50%. Paste as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Selections, invert & press delete. Deselect & move the paper layer below the frame layer.

Let’s add our elements:

69 – resize by 30%. Paste as a new layer. Place to the bottom left. Make sure it is more to the left than the frame is. Duplicate & place to the upper right & more to the right than the frame is. When satisfied with placement, merge down. Move this layer below the paper layer, but above the masked layer.
22 – resize by 20%. Place over the top left corner of the frame.
92 – resize by 30%. Place over the left side of the frame. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place over the right side of the frame.
89 – resize by 25%. Place over the right purple flowers. Move a little down from the center point. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place over the left purple flowers in the same position as the original.
94 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
86 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom right. Rotate a little to the right. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the bottom left.
75 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom.
29 – resize by 35%; flip horizontal. Place to the bottom right, a little up from the bottom.
14 – resize by 25%. Place to the left of the right black leaf.
48 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom of the record player.
34 – resize by 20%. Place to the right side of the book.
10 – resize by 15%. Place to the bottom of the candle.
42 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom right of the flowers on the left side.
3 – resize by 27%. Place to the bottom left.
82 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom, between the bottle & the ink well.

Open your tube & resize as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the green branch layer. Using your rectangle selection tool, erase part of the tube that extends below the tag.

Apply a drop shadow of choice to your layers.

With your cursor over your tag, right click, copy merged. Paste as a new layer. Gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Overlay, 85.

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

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.

Foxfire Afternoon

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This tutorial was written by me on August 10th, 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 puchase this tube here.

PTU kit from PinkParadoxProductions called Foxfire Afternoon. You can purchase it here.

foxfireafternoon

Mask 2 from Mask Set 165 by me. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Scrap It Up.

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Open element 40. Resize by 90%. Resize again, but this time resize by 75%, all layers unchecked.

Open your mask & Paper 11. Resize your paper by 60%. Paste as a new layer onto the postcard canvas. Move your paper below the postcard layer. Apply your mask, merge group. Duplicate your masked layer, then merge down.

Now let’s add the remaining elements:

81 – resize by 40%; flip horizontal. Place to the top right of the postcard.
84 – resize by 50%. Place over the left edge of the postcard. Rotate a little to the left so that it lines up with the angle of the postcard. Duplicate, rotate 90 degrees to the right. Place to the bottom of the postcard.
74 – resize by 40%. Place over the original leaf layer. Rotate a little to the left so it is the same angle as the leaf.
69 – resize by 30%. Place over the wheat, a little down.
8 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom, a little to the right of the white flowers.
90 – resize by 50%; flip horizontal. Place to the right side of the canvas.
58 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom right.
5 – resize by 15%; flip horizontal. Place to the top right of the rock.
96 – resize by 60%. Place to the bottom.
41 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom left.
94 – resize by 50%. Paste as a new layer.
95 – resize by 55%; rotate right. Paste as a new layer.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Flip horizontal, then paste as a new layer above the hot chocolate layer. Place to the right side.

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.

Summer Passion

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This tutorial was written by me on August 7th, 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 Summer Passion. You can purchase it here.

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Font of choice. I am using Orator Std.

Filters: EyeCandy 4000 Glass (optional)

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Open a new blank image, 600 x 250.

Open Paper 4 & resize by 60%. Copy & paste as a new layer onto your blank canvas.

Now let’s add our elements:

128 – resize by 50%, rotate right. Place to the bottom right of your working canvas. Using your pick tool, rotate a little to the left. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the bottom left.
125 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom left.
105 – resize by 20%. Place to the upper left corner.
117 – resize by 30%. Place to the left side, a little down from the white flower.
6 – resize by 40%. Place to the right side.
69 – resize by 80%. Place over the cat.
77 – resize by 20%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom, just below the 100 pixel mark (you may need to turn on your rulers for this).
26 – resize by 15%. Place to your liking. Rotate slightly to the left. Duplicate, flip horizontal & place to the right & a little down from the original.
99 – resize by 20%. Place to the bottom center.
108 – resize by 20%. Place to the right side of the black flower. Duplicate & place to the left side of the black flower. Move the black flower above the two pink flower layers.
63 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom left corner.
15 – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right corner.
30 – resize by 15%. Place to the left of the white heart.
139 – resize by 25%. Place to your liking.

Set your foreground to null & the background to #ffffff. With your rectange tool, create a horizontal rectangle that is about 600 x 100 px. Move a little to the top. Duplicate, free rotate, right 90. Place between the 100 & 200 px mark. Merge down. Set the blend mode to Soft light.

Add a new raster layer & floodfill with #050504. Select all, modify, contract by 2. Press delete, then deselect.

Add noise, uniform, 100, monochrome checked. Repeat add noise.

Add your name, copyright/credits, & license info if using a PTU tube. Apply EyeCandy 4000 Glass using the default settings to your text. Apply a drop shadow of choice. Save as a PNG.

For your avatar, delete the frame & text layers. Crop to the size of your choice. Then repeat the text & frame layers. Save as a PNG.

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.