Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Pumpkin Cutie

 
This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of Alicia Mujica.
This tube is one of her 2015 Halloween Special.
You need a license to use this art work. Please do not use without a license.
 
 You can find this art at her Store  HERE
 
Supplies Needed
I used PSPX...but any of them should work.
Scrap Pumpkins & Candy Corn by Magik  HERE
Check out the rest of the Blog HERE
Halloween Glowing Pumpkin Mask by Tonya HERE

Font of Choice, I used Mf Queen Leela

Drop Shadow usually V2 H2 50 black
 
Let's get started
*Remember to add your drop shadow as you go along*
 
This is a quickie one
 
Open a new image 800 x 800 or one you prefer, paste paper 3, apply your mask,
delete and merge group.
 
Paste frame 1, click inside with your magic wand, expand by 5, paste paper 1, invert, delete, select none and move the paper below the frame.
Go to Effects, Textures Effects, Weave and apply these settings to the paper
1, 10, 1,
Weave and Gap color white and fill gaps checked.
 
Resize your tube to 30%, place on the right side above the frame.
 
Resize the pumpkin cuppy to 45%, place on the right below the tube.
 
Paste the sign on the left side.
 
Resize the thorned candy corn to 40%, place by the sign.
 
Resize pumpkin pops to 60%, place on the right below the cupcake.
 
Resize the cupcake to 40%, place below the sign layer on the left.
 
Resize the cat to 40%, place by the tube.
 
Paste the string just above the frame layer at the bottom, duplicate, mirror, erase the parts showing above the other elements.
 
Resize the treat bag to 45%, place behind the tube, duplicate and move over and down a bit.
 
Paste the sparkle on the paper in the frame, mirror, erase any showing outside the frame, duplicate, move down to the mask layer on the left and adjust, duplicate, mirror, duplicate again, free rotate to the left at 90, move to the top of the mask, duplicate, flip.
 
Resize bow 3 to 20%, paste on the sign on the left.
 
Add any other elements that you would like.
 
Crop your tag to be sure no stray shadows are on the edges of your tag.
Once happy with it all, close off any backgrounds, merge visible.
Resize first, then add your copyrights and name.
 
That's it
Hope you enjoyed doing my tut.

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Boo-ti-ful Ghouls


This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of Alicia Mujica.
This tube is one of her 2015 Halloween Special.
You need a license to use this art work. Please do not use without a license.
 
 You can find this art at her Store  HERE
 
Supplies Needed
I used PSPX...but any of them should work.
Template 01 by Millie's PSP Madness HERE
This template is part of a blog train
Check out the rest of her blog HERE
Scrap Bootiful Ghouls by Melissaz Creationz  HERE
Check out the rest of the Blog HERE
Squirrely Mask 5-8, I used #8 HERE
Check out the rest of her blog HERE
Filters
VM Extravaganza-Transmission
Xero Filter-Soft Vignette
Font of Choice, I used Big Surprise

Drop Shadow usually V2 H2 50 black
 
Let's get started
*Remember to add your drop shadow as you go along*

Open the template, hold the shift key and hit the d to duplicate, close the original.
Delete the credits.
Go to Image, Canvas size and make it 800 x 800 or one you prefer.
Paste paper 6, apply your mask, delete and merge group.

Merge layer 2 down with 1, select all, float, defloat, paste paper 9, invert, delete, select none.
Apply an inner bevel with these settingsGo to Effects, 3D, Inner bevel
Bevel shape 2,
width 2,
8, 4, 4, 0
48, 36, 42
color white
Merge layer 4 down with layer 3, paste paper 6, invert, delete, apply the same
bevel settings as before.

Layer 5, apply VM Extravaganza-Transmission with these settings
15, 0, 25
Then go to Effects, Edge Effects and Enhance once.

Merge layer 7 down with 6, select all, float, defloat, paste paper 7, invert, delete,
apply the same bevel setting as before.

Select layer 11, float, defloat, mirror your tube, then paste your tube how you like, invert, delete, select none, duplicate, mirror, move above layer 13 and position. Change the blend mode on both to Luminance (L).
Apply the Xero Filter-Soft Vignette with these settings on both
Elliptical
Foreground color
Diagonal Dots
1, 0, 0, 255
Layers 12 and 14, add your drop shadow.

Resize your tube to 30%, place how you like.

Layers 8 and 9, the wordart, move the top one out to the right more and the bottom one down and over more, then merge, add a medium gradient glow with a light green color, and move to the top layer.

Paste element 5 on your mask, move over to the left, duplicate, flip and adjust.

Resize element 23 to 50%, paste just below your tube layer.

Resize element 40 to 50%, paste one in the lower square and one in the upper left square.

Resize element 34 to 50%, place on the left below the wordart.

Resize element 26 to 90%, paste just above the mask layer at the bottom, duplicate, flip and mirror.

Resize element 28 to 45%, place on the left by the shoe.

Paste element 33, on the right, resize to 70%, free rotate to the right at 90.

Resize element 36 to 70%, place below the lip ghouloss layer.

Resize element 32 to 30%, place by the lip ghouloss.

Resize element 14 to 30%, place on the upper left side, duplicate, mirror and
move down some on the right.

Resize element 9 to 70%, then on the original resize again to 60%, duplicate several times and place them how you like.

Add any other elements that you would like.
 
Crop your tag to be sure no stray shadows are on the edges of your tag.
Once happy with it all, close off any backgrounds, merge visible.
Resize first, then add your copyrights and name.
 
That's it
Hope you enjoyed doing my tut.

Ghouls are Bootiful

This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Elias Chatzoudis.
You need a license to use this art work. Please do not use without a license.
 
 You can find this art at his Store  HERE
 
Supplies Needed
I used PSPX...but any of them should work.
Template 03 by Millie's PSP Madness HERE
This template is part of a blog train
Check out the rest of her blog HERE
Scrap Bootiful Ghouls by Irish Princess Designs  HERE
Check out the rest of the Blog HERE
Squirrely Mask 5-8, I used #5 HERE
Check out the rest of her blog HERE
Filters
PhotoEffex-Scanlines
EyeCandy4000-Gradient Glow
 
 Font of Choice, I used Moonstone

Drop Shadow usually V2 H2 50 black
 **Remember to add your drop shadow as you go along**
 
Open the template, hold the shift key and hit the d to duplicate, close the original.
Delete the credits.
Go to Image, Canvas size and make it 800 x 800 or one you prefer.
Resize paper 2 to 84%, paste, apply your mask, delete and merge group, move below the template.

Resize each paper to 84% before pasting.

Select raster 1 on the template, resize paper 4 to 84%, paste, invert, delete.

Select raster 2, resize paper 2 to 84%, paste, invert, delete, do not deselect, instead go to Selections, Modify, Select selection borders, have the number on 3,
add a new raster layer and fill with a color of choice, I used #e6eab7.
Add noise at 50%.

Raster 3, apply the PhotoEffex filter-Scanlines
with these settings
2, 2, 20, 10
100, 0
sharpen once.

Raster 4, paster paper 4, invert, delete. Apply an inner bevel with these settings
Go to Effects, 3D, Inner bevel
Bevel shape 2,
width 2,
8, 4, 4, 0
48, 36, 42
color white
Raster 5, paste paper 7, invert, delete and add the same bevel as before.

Paste element 1 a little off center to the right.
Paste element 11, move to one side at the bottom, duplicate, mirror, erase the grass part covering the skull on one of them.

Paste element 17 below the grass layer, move to one side, duplicate, mirror.

Apply a EyeCandy4000-Gradient Glow set on fat and the colors black to the wordarts.

Paste your tube on the left side.
Resize element 12 to 40%, place on the tree where you like.

Resize element 13 to 40%, place on the left side and move down until the strings are behind one of the template layers, duplicate the balloon and adjust.

Resize element 18 to 30%, move below the grass layers and to the left side.
Paste element 8 below the grass layers also and adjust to your liking.

Resize element 6 to 25%, place on the upper right by the tree.

Resize element 16 to 20%, free rotate to the left at 90 and place below the tube layer by the shoes.
Add any other elements you would like, make it your own.
 
Crop your tag to be sure no stray shadows are on the edges of your tag.
Once happy with it all, close off any backgrounds, merge visible.
Resize first, then add your copyrights and name.

 That's it
Hope you enjoyed doing my tut.

Monday, October 26, 2015

FTU Clusters using **PTU Esmerelda**

FTU Clusters using **PTU Esmerelda**
by BLT DeZignz
This kit is Awesome, you will want this one for sure
for your Halloween tagging needs.
 
You can purchase this kit at PFD HERE 
 
Just click to enlarge and right click and save

 
 
Here are a couple of tags I made with them
 
 
 

Friday, October 23, 2015

Bad to the Bones

This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Vadis.
You need a license to use this art work. Please do not use without a license.
 
 You can find this art at PFD Store  HERE
 
Supplies Needed
I used PSPX...but any of them should work.
Scrap Dead of Night by Gimptastic  HERE
Check out the rest of the Blog HERE
Squirrely Mask 5-8, I used 5 & 8 HERE
Check out the rest of her blog HERE
Filters
Screen Works-Light Gauze
Xero-Radiance
 
Font of Choice, I used Moonstone

Drop Shadow usually V2 H2 50 black
 **Remember to add your drop shadow as you go along**
 
Open a new image 800 x 800 or one you prefer, paste paper 2, resize larger to 130,
apply mask 8, delete and merge group.
Paste paper 4, resize larger to 125%, apply mask 5, delete and merge group.

Paste frame 5, duplicate, change the blend mode to burn, then apply
the Screen Works Filter-Light Gauze, merge down.

Resize the gothic art to 75%, place inside the frame, erase any part showing below the frame.

Take your free hand tool and draw around the frame,  paste paper 7, invert, delete. Click in the frame, expand by 10,  paste your tube and move over to the left some, delete, select none.
Apply the Xero Filter-Radiance, then
change the blend mode to Luminance (L), lower the opacity to 40.

Paste the Skull Pillar element on one side of the frame, duplicate, mirror.

Paste your tube off center, resize to 55%, if using the same one I am.

Paste the black rose below the paper layer of the frame in the center, duplicate twice, moving one to the left side and one to the right side, merge these together, then apply the Scree Works-Light Gauze.

Paste the book on the left, resize to 65%.

Paste the cup on the left, resize to 55%.

Resize the skull to 55%, place on the right, below the tube layer, duplicate, mirror, resize to 85%, place by the cup and book.

Resize the skull pile to 50%, paste below the book layer on the left, duplicate, mirror, move above the column on the right.

Resize the crow to 35%, place on the skull on the right, duplicate, mirror and place where you like on the left side.

Resize the key to 40%, place on the column on the right below the tube layer.

Add any other elements you would like, make it your own.
 
Crop your tag to be sure no stray shadows are on the edges of your tag.
Once happy with it all, close off any backgrounds, merge visible.
Resize first, then add your copyrights and name.

 That's it
Hope you enjoyed doing my tut.

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Pumpkin Pixy Autumn

This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Sarah Pauline.
The tube is called Pumpkin Pixy
You need a license to use this art work. Please do not use without a license.
 
 You can find this art at Digital Art Heaven Store  HERE
 
Supplies Needed
I used PSPX...but any of them should work.
Scrap Hello to September by Digicats (and Dogs)  HERE
Check out the rest of the Blog HERE
DD Fall Autumn Set 1-Mask 2 HERE
Check out the rest of her blog HERE 
 
Filters
VM Extravaganza-Transmission
 
Font of Choice, I used A Safe Place to Fall

Drop Shadow usually V2 H2 50 black
 *Remember to add your drop shadow as you go along*

This is a quickie one.

Open a new image 800 x 800 or one you prefer.

Paste paper 5, apply your mask, delete and merge group, then paste paper 3, apply the mask again, delete, change the blend mode to overlay. Add noise at 25%, if you like.
  On the bottom mask take your pick tool and make a little larger.

Paste frame 2 and move down a little, take your free hand tool, draw around the frame, paste paper 7, invert, delete, select none, moving the paper below the frame.
Apply the VM Extravaganza filter-Transmission with these settings on the paper
20, 0, 10
Apply again changing the first number to 25.

Mirror your tube, resize to 90, paste more to the left on the frame, then move below the frame, duplicate and move above the frame and erase the part covering the wordart and the ribbon.

Resize corn n gourds to 30%, place below the top tube layer toward the left, duplicate, move over to the right, duplicate, mirror, move below the frame layer, duplicate again and move over a little to the right.

Resize the pumpkin to 30%, place more toward the right side.

Resize the squirrel to 30%, place by the pumpkin.
Resize acorns to 15%, place by the squirrel, duplicate as many times as you like and place where you like.

Resize the candle to 25%, place on the left side.

Add any other elements you would like, make it your own.
 
Crop your tag to be sure no stray shadows are on the edges of your tag.
Once happy with it all, close off any backgrounds, merge visible.
Resize first, then add your copyrights and name.

 That's it
Hope you enjoyed doing my tut.

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

FTU Clusters using **Santa Baby**

FTU Clusters using **Santa Baby**
by BLT DeZignz
This kit is Awesome, you will want this one for sure
for your Christmas tagging needs.
 
 Just click to enlarge and right click and save

You can get the kit  **Santa Baby** HERE

 
Here are a couple of tags I made with them
 
 
 
 

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Ghouls Having Fun


This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  A.V. Phibes.
The tube is called Bride
You need a license to use this art work. Please do not use without a license.
 
 You can find this art at DAH Store  HERE
 
Supplies Needed
I used PSPX...but any of them should work.
Scrap Spooks on the Loose by Horseplay Pasture Designs  HERE
Mythical Halloween Template on Creative Misfit Creations Blog HERE
Squirrely_Mask 8 HERE
Check out the rest of her blog HERE 
 
Filters
EyeCandy 4000-Gradient Glow
 
Font of Choice, I used Witches Magic

Drop Shadow usually V2 H2 50 black
 *Remember to add your drop shadow as you go along*

Open the template, hold the shift key and hit the letter d to duplicate and close the original, delete the credits.
Go to Image, Canvas size, change it to 800 x 800 or one you prefer, I always like lots of room.

Paste paper 1, apply your mask, delete and merge group, duplicate, merge down.
Paste element 13 on the mask.

Move raster 3 of the template to the top layer, then
duplicate the wordart and move down to the bottom strip, resize to 90%.

Select raster 2 of the template, select all, float, defloat, paste paper 6, invert, delete, select none, delete the template layer also. Add noise at 50%.

Select raster 4, paste element 37, move how you like, paste it a few times to your liking, invert and delete each one to get rid of the excess.
Close off raster 5 so you can see where the stars are, once done reopen.

Resize element 10 to 95%, paste over raster 5.
Select raster 5, paste paper 3, invert, delete.

Merge raster 8, down to 7 and then down with 6, select all, float defloat, mirror your tube,  resize to 80%, paste invert, delete. Change the blend mode to hard light. Add some of the sparkles to that if you like.
Select the black square, apply EyeCandy 4000 gradient glow with a fat glow and the color orange or a color you prefer.

Raster 3 that you moved to the top, merge down with raster 9, select all, float, defloat, paste paper 9, then go to Effect, 3D Effects, Inner bevel with these settings
Bevel shape 2, width 2,
8, 4, 4, 0
48, 36, 42
color white
Being on the top layer, resize your tube to 75%, paste off center just a bit.

Paste element 38, mirror, move up more to the top and place how you like, duplicate, flip, mirror and adjust.

Resize element 1 to 40%, place on the right side above the tube layer.

Resize element 2 to 40%, place on the left side.
Resize element 35 to 35%, mirror, place at the upper left side, duplicate, resize to 35%, move over some, duplicate again, mirror and move over to the right.

Resize element 9 to 35%, place by the pumpkin on the right.

Resize element 26 to 20%, place on each end of the green strip at the top, duplicate, move one in front of the pumpkin and one by the little devil girl.

Add any other elements you would like, make it your own.
 
Crop your tag to be sure no stray shadows are on the edges of your tag.
Once happy with it all, close off any backgrounds, merge visible.
Resize first, then add your copyrights and name.

 That's it
Hope you enjoyed doing my tut.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

FTU Clusters using **Boolicious **

FTU Clusters using **Boolicious **
by BLT DeZignz
This kit is Awesome, you will want this one for sure
for your Halloween tagging needs.
 
 Just click to enlarge and right click and save



 
Here are a couple of tags I made with them