Fellvane

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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

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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:

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Shamrock Shenanigans

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Java Joy

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This tutorial was written by me on February 20th, 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/PSP. It can easily be converted for PSP.

Supplies:

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

PTU kit from Irish Princess Designs called Java Joy

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You can purchase this kit from the following stores:

Smiley Creations

Mystical Scraps

Hania Design

Font of choice. I am using Frosting For Breakfast.

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Note: To resize (scale) your elements, drag your element to the working canvas. With your move tool, press shift while you click & drag the edge of the image you wish to resize to the size you would like. This also works in PSP with the pick tool instead of the move tool.

Open a new blank image, 851 x 315. Open Paper 14. Paste as a new layer onto your blank canvas.

Now we can add our elements:

Element 73 – paste as a new layer above your paper layer. Scale to size. Place to the bottom left. Rotate slightly to the right. Duplicate, Edit > Transform > Flip Horizontal. Place to the bottom right.
Element 73 – paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place to the bottom left corner.
Element 2 – paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Edit > Transform > Rotate 90 CW. Rotate slightly to the left. Place over the right branch. Edit > Transform > Flip Horizontal. Place over the left branch.
Element 65 – paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place to the bottom center.
Element 71 – paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place to the left side of the clock.
Element 27 – paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place to the bottom right, about an inch in from the right edge.
Element 21 – paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place over the bags of beans.
Element 93 – paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place to the bottom right corner.
Element 30 – paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place to the bottom left, between the spoons & roses.

Open your tube. Paste as a new layer above the roses layer. Scale to size. Place to the right of the clock. Duplicate. Filter > Blur > Gaussian Blur, Radius 3.0. Set the blend mode to Overlay, Opacity 60.

Paste your tube again, this time just above your paper layer. Resize slightly. Place to the right of the smaller tube. Duplicate twice & arrange over the left side of the smaller tube. Merge the three larger tubes together. Duplicate. Filter > Blur > Gaussian Blur, Radius 3.0. Set the blend mode to Screen. On the original merged layer, set the blend mode to Soft Light.

Open Paper 7. Paste as a new layer above the top layer. Select all. Select > Modify > Contract by 3. Press delete, deselect. Filter > Noise > Amount 25, Gaussian, Monochromatic 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 frame & text layers. With your Rectangular Marquee Tool, click & drag over a 200 x 200 section of your image. Image > Crop. Repeat your frame & text layers. Save as a PNG.

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Parlour Magick

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This tutorial was written by me on August 16th, 2016 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.

*Note: My tutorials can be easily converted to PSP*

Supplies:

Tube is called Spell Writer by the very talented Laguna. You can purchase it here.

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PTU kit by Dees’Sign Depot called My Parlour. You can purchase it here.

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Mask 21 from WitchysHeart. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Casablanca Noir.

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Open Frame 6. Resize to 590 x 600. Now scale your frame so it is slightly smaller, about 75%.

Open your mask & Paper 1. Apply your mask to your paper. Copy & paste your paper as a new layer onto your frame canvas. Move the mask layer below your frame layer.

On your frame layer, use your magic wand and click inside the frame. Select, modify, expand by 10. Open Paper 3. Copy & paste as a new layer. Select, inverse, & press delete. Deselect & move your paper below the frame layer.

Now lets add our elements:

Element 59 – copy & paste as a new layer above your frame layer. Scale to the size of your choice. Place to the top of the frame.
Spray 8 – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size & place to the inner right side of the frame.
Element 55 – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place slightly down & to the right.
Element 47a – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place over the brown leaves.
Element 71 – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place to the left side of the frame.
Element 11 – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place to the bottom left.
Element 75 – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place to the bottom.
Element 23 – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place to the bottom right.
Element 2e – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place over the skull.
Element 4 – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place to the right of the skull.
Element 10 – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place to the bottom of the candle.
Spray 15 – copy & paste as a new layer. Scale to size. Place to your liking.

Open your tube. Copy & paste as a new layer above the candle layer, then scale to size. 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.