Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Fantastic New Year


 This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Arthur Crowe.
The tube is called Fantastic New Year.
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.
 Scrap New Beginnings by Digicats (and Dogs)  HERE
Check out the rest of the blog HERE
WSL_Mask 84  HERE
Filters
EyeCandy 4000-Gradient Glow
Xero-Porcelain, Mistifier
Font of Choice, I used Signarita Anne

Drop Shadow usually V2 H2 50 black
Drop shadow on this one I used V-2 H-2 Blur 50
Use whatever drop shadow you prefer
 
 *Remember to add your drop shadow as you go along*

Open a new image 800 x 800 or one you prefer, fill with #18c8c8, apply your mask, delete and merge group. 
Then go to Effect, Texture Effects, Weave with these settings
2, 10, 1, color black on both and fill gaps checked.
Select all, float, defloat, paste your close up on one side, mirror the original, then paste on the other side, invert and delete both tubes, select none.
Apply the Xero filter-Porcelain to both of these tubes, then
Mistifier with these settings
200, 175,
255, 255, 255

Paste the city scape, resize to 90%.
Paste the limo down at the bottom of the city scape.

Paste the New Years ball on the left, below the city scape., resize to 90%, erase the base part showing at the bottom.

Paste Fireworks 01, duplicate twice and move where you like. I moved the duplicated ones below the mask layer on each side.

Resize your tube to 65%, place in the center.
Resize the Confetti Trumpet to 40%, mirror, place at the bottom by your tube,
duplicate, mirror.

Paste the Count down coil at the bottom, apply a fat black gradient glow, erasing the coil part completely.
Flip the Snow Swirl, then paste at the bottom above the tubes on the mask, duplicate, mirror and adjust below the car.

Resize the champagne glass to 40%, paste at the bottom by your tube.
Resize the bucket and bottle to 40%, place below the glass layer on the left.
Resize the blower to 30%, paste by the bucket.

Paste the Confetti on the city scape, add noise at 50%.
Resize Auld Lang syne to 35%, paste on the new ball on the left.

Resize the balloons to 70%, paste below the city scape on the upper right behind the tube layer.

Resize the noise maker to 35%, paste by the tube, erase the chain holder.
Resize the tag to 35%, place on the right side below the wordart.

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, December 29, 2015

Almost Midnight


This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Vi Nina.
The tube is called New Year Lady.
You need a license to use this art work. Please do not use without a license.
 
 You can find this art at S&CO Store  HERE
 
 Supplies Needed
I used PSPX...but any of them should work.
 Scrap Almost Midnight by Clarez Creationz  HERE
Check out the rest of the blog HERE
WSL_Mask 84  HERE
Filters
EyeCandy 4000-Gradient Glow
Font of Choice, I used One Day After the Rain1

Drop Shadow usually V2 H2 50 black
Drop shadow on this one I used V-2 H-2 Blur 50
Use whatever drop shadow you prefer
 
 *Remember to add your drop shadow as you go along*

Open a new image 800 x 800 or one you prefer, resize paper 12 to 130, paste, apply your mask, delete and merge group.

Paste frame 1, free rotate to the right at 10 degrees, click inside with your magic wand, expand by 5, paste paper 12, invert, delete, move below the frame, paste your close up, delete, select none.
Change the blend mode to overlay.

Resize Clock 01 to 75%, paste in the frame above your close up tube.

Paste the fireworks on the mask, move to the upper left, sharpen, add noise at 50% or what you prefer, duplicate, mirror, duplicate again and move down on the lower left. Duplicate as many times as you like.
You can adjust all these once you are done with your tag.

Paste Disco ball 01, flip, move over to the upper right, duplicate, mirror, move to the lower left side, flip.

Duplicate your frame, mirror, move on the left below the disco ball layers, duplicate the paper in the frame, mirror, line it up with the frame and move below the frame. Duplicate that frame and paper, move over to the right and down some.

Being on the top layer now, resize your tube to 60%, place on the left side.
Paste the New Year wordart, resize to 90%, add a fat white gradient glow with EyeCandy 4000.
Resize the glasses to 55%, place on the right below the wordart.
Resize the popper celebrations to 40%, place one on the right below the glasses, duplicate, move to the left below the tube layer.

Paste streamer 01 and 02 below the poppers on the left, duplicate both, mirror and adjust how you like them.

Resize the white and black balloons to 50%, paste the black one below the streamer layer and the white one below the black balloon and adjust them how you like, duplicate both, mirror, adjust on the right.

Resize the hat to 45%, place by the tube on the bottom left.
Resize the bubbles to 45%, place above the glasses, duplicate, sharpen once on both. Paste one by the bottle in her hand also if you like.

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.

Sunday, December 27, 2015

Festive New Year

 
This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Orkusart.
The tube is called Red Passion it is an Exclusive tube.
You need a license to use this art work. Please do not use without a license.
 
 You can find this art in the Exclusive Section at PFD Store  HERE
 
 Supplies Needed
I used PSPX...but any of them should work.
 Scrap Festive Evening by Sweet Temptations  HERE
Check out the rest of the blog HERE
WSL_Mask 84  HERE
Filters
Mura Meister Copies-Encircle

Font of Choice, I used Beaked Tyrant

Drop Shadow usually V2 H2 50 black
Drop shadow on this one I used V-2 H-2 Blur 50
Use whatever drop shadow you prefer
 
 *Remember to add your drop shadow as you go along*

Open a new image 800 x 800 or one you prefer, paste paper 1, apply your
mask, delete and merge group.

Paste the lace element at the bottom, duplicate, flip, duplicate, free rotate to the right at 90 degree, duplicate, mirror and adjust to make your frame with them, then merge these four layers together.
Then click inside with your magic wand, expand by 5, paste paper 2, invert, delete, select none, move below the frame.

Resize fireworks 2 to 85%, paste on the upper frame corner, duplicate, mirror, add noise at 50%.

If using the same tube, resize to 75%, move below the frame, duplicate, move above the frame and erase the parts at the bottom on both tubes.

Resize the centerpiece to 70%, erase the bag part, then apply Mura Meister Copies-Encircle, paste on the mask layer, duplicate, flip.

Resize decorations to 60%, place on the left side, being on the frame layer.
Resize the glass to 65%, place on the right side.
Resize the blow pipe to 60%, place below the decorations on the left.
Resize the cupcake to 65%, place on the bottom being on the top layer, copy the blow pipe and move below the cupcake layer and over some.
Resize the mask to 65%, place on the right above the glass, free rotate at 15 degrees.
Resize the shoes to 40%, mirror, place on the left side.
Resize the balloons to 60%, place on the left below the decoration layer how you like, I rotated one 15 degrees to the left.
Duplicate all three of them and mirror, moving below the glass bowl and up more, moving each balloon below the first ones.
Resize the champagne bottle to 60%, place below the blow pipe layer.
Resize the noise maker to 70%, paste by the cupcake and mask, erase the beaded hanger.

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.

Friday, December 25, 2015

Cheers!


 
This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Soul Designer.
The tube is called End of the Year Girl
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 DigiCafe_CU_Dec_BT_FS by Tootypup  HERE
Check out the rest of the blog HERE
WSL_Mask 84  HERE
Filters
Xero-Titanium
Mura Meister Copies-Encircle

Font of Choice, I used Face of Yesterday

Drop Shadow usually V2 H2 50 black
Drop shadow on this one I used V-2 H-2 Blur 50
Use whatever drop shadow you prefer
 
 *Remember to add your drop shadow as you go along*

Open a new image 800 x 800 or one you prefer.
Resize the quick layout paper to 23%, apply your mask, delete and merge group.

Resize tag frame 03 to 30%, paste, click inside with your magic wand, expand by 5, resize the quick layout paper to 23% and paste, invert, delete, do not deselect yet. 
Paste your close up tube, delete, select none, move both below the frame layer.
Duplicate your close up tube, Adjust, Blur Gaussian Blur, number on 5, change the blend mode to hard light, merge down. Apply the Xero filter-Titanium with these settings
50, 50, 50, 127
Subtle checked

Resize your tube to 40%, mirror, paste on the left side of the frame.

Resize the Fancy Holly Deco 02 to 15%, free rotate to the right at 90 degrees, apply Mura Meister Copies-Encircle, move below the paper layer of the frame, duplicate, flip.
Resize the Snow Holly 00 to 15%, apply the Mura Meister Copies-Encircle,
paste in between the two circles made earlier at the bottom, duplicate, flip and move below all the circle layers.

Resize the Snow Holly to 15%, place at the top of the tag.

Resize the Fancy Holly 02 to 15%, place on your tube layer to cover the straight edge, duplicate, mirror.
Resize the berries 02 to 50%, paste below the Fancy Holly, duplicate the Fancy Holly, move over some to the right, duplicate the berries and move over also.

Resize the lantern to 15%, place on the right side, duplicate one of the berries, mirror and move back below the lantern layer.

Resize bow 01 to 10%, place on the lantern where you like.

Resize the Snow Flakes 01 to 50%, free rotate to the left at 90 degrees, move to the bottom just below the lantern 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.

ARRGH! Happy New Year

 
 
This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Laguna.
The tube is called Pirate Girl with Capuchin Money
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 Green/Gold New Year by Fecnikek  HERE
Check out the rest of the blog HERE
MPM Mask_114  HERE
Check out the rest of her blog HERE
Filters
EyeCandy 4000-Gradient glow

Font of Choice, I used Times New Roman

Drop Shadow usually V2 H2 50 black
Drop shadow on this one I used V-2 H-2 Blur 40
Use whatever drop shadow you prefer
 
 *Remember to add your drop shadow as you go along*

Open a new image 800 x 800 or one you prefer.
Resize paper 1 to 23%, apply your mask, delete and merge group.

Resize element 33 to 25%, paste, click inside with your magic wand, expand by 12, resize paper 5 to 23%, paste, invert, delete, move below frame, select none.

Resize your tube to 35%, paste on the left side of the frame.

Resize element 14 to 98%, paste below the tube layer, move up a bit so the bottom part will not be cut off later.

Resize element 32 to 40%, place at the upper right above the mask layer, duplicate, mirror, flip.
Resize element 13 to 50%, paste on the upper left side above the mask layer, duplicate, move down and over to the bottom right.

Resize element 56 to 40%, paste on the right below your tube.
Resize element 61 to 50%, place above the tube layer on the right.

Resize element 21 to 25%, paste below your tube layer on the right upper side, apply EyeCandy4000, Gradient glow, fat gradient glow with a color of choice.

Resize element 65 to 33%, place at the bottom on the top layer.
Resize element 46 to 30%, place at the upper left below the white flares.

Resize element 15 to 50%, paste one on the right just above the frame layer, duplicate, mirror and move this one above the clock layer on the left.

If you want a few more beads at the bottom, take your free hand tool, draw around the ones on the champagne bottle, copy as a new layer, select none when done, then paste where you like, duplicate again and paste where you like.

Resize your monkey tube to 15%, paste on the champagne bottle like it is hanging off the bottle.

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, December 23, 2015

Merry Christmas/Happy Holidays To All

Merry Christmas/Happy Holidays/ Seasons Greetings
to Everyone
Wishing you all the best for this Holiday Season
and
A Very Happy New Year to all
 

Bringing in the New Year

 
This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Soul Designer.
The tube is called Happy New Year
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 Rolling In the New by SassyDeDe  HERE
Check out the rest of the blog HERE
WSL Mask_84  HERE
Filters
EyeCandy 4000-Gradient glow
Xero-Soft Vignette

Font of Choice, I used Almademo

Drop Shadow usually V2 H2 50 black
Drop shadow on this one I used V-2 H-2 Blur 15
Use whatever drop shadow you prefer
 
 *Remember to add your drop shadow as you go along*

Open a new image 800 x 800 or one you prefer.
Fill with #c70000, apply your mask, delete and merge group.
Then paste paper 18, apply the same mask again, delete, merge group.

Paste element 54 and move to the bottom.
Paste your tube where you like and resize to 43%.

Paste element 11 below the car layer, go to Adjust, Hue and Saturation, Colorize,
Hue 255, Saturation 255. Apply EyeCandy 4000-Gradient Glow-Fat, color white.

Click inside with your magic wand, expand by 4, paste your close up tube, invert, delete, select none.
Apply the Xero filter-Soft Vignette with these settings
Elliptical, Foreground Colors
Diagonal dots
1, 1, 1, 255
Paste element 47 above the car layer on the right, duplicate, mirror, move below the glitter frame layer on the left, erasing the glasses and any part of the packages that might be showing.
Take your free hand tool draw around some of the curly ribbons, copy as a new layer, then paste them on the left below the car so some ribbons will show under the car.
Resize element 63 to 20%, mirror, place where you like.
Resize element 22 to 20%, place where you like, then go to Adjust, Hue and Saturation, Colorize and both numbers on 0.
Paste element 53 on the car.
Resize element 21 to 15%, place one on the left in front of the car and one on the right by the package.

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.

Sunday, December 20, 2015

Smitten with Winter

This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Karen Middleton.
 You need a license to use this art work. Please do not use without a license.
 
 You can find this art at the CDO Store  HERE
 
Supplies Needed
I used PSPX...but any of them should work.
Scrap Winter Memory by Pink Paradox Productions  HERE
Check out the rest of her blog HERE
Millie's PSP Madness Template 724 HERE
Check out the rest of her blog HERE
Toxic Desirez Winter Mask, I used the 4th one down  HERE
Check out the rest of her blog HERE

Filters
Font I used Xiomara

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

Open your template, then hold the shift key and hit d to duplicate, close the original, delete the credits.
I then go to Image, Canvas size and make mine 800 x 800, can always resize later.

Resize paper 20 to 84%, paste below the bottom layer of the template, apply your mask, delete, merge group.

Move layer 3 of the template down below layer 2, merge down, select all, float, defloat, new raster layer, fill with a color from your tube, I used #108bb3, add noise at 50%, select none, deleting the template layer.

Merge layer 4 down with layer 2, select all, float, defloat, new raster layer, fill with white, select none, deleting the template layer.

Merge layer 6 down with layer 5, select, float, defloat,  resize paper 20 to 84%, paste, invert, delete, select none.

Move layer 9 below layer 8 and merge layer 9 down with layer 7, select all, float, defloat, resize paper 21 to 84%, paste, invert, delete, select none.
Merge layer 10 down with layer 8, select all, float, defloat, resize paper 9 to 84%, do the same steps as on the other layers, then go to Adjust, Hue and Saturation, Colorize with these numbers
Hue 22, Saturation 220

Select layer 11, new raster layer and fill with #73ccde, add noise at 50%.

Select layer 12, do all the steps like before, resize paper 18 to 70%, paste, invert, delete, now paste element 57, move up how you like, delete, select none.

Merge layer 15 down with layer 14, take your change to target brush and change the color to match your tube, or you can select the top wordart, add a new layer and fill with a color you prefer.
Resize your tube to 75%, place on the right below the wordart and move the wordart down.

Resize element 58 to 75%, place under the tube.

Resize element 79 to 60%, place on the left side below the snow layer.

Resize element 42 to 50%, place by the tree.
Resize element 3 to 15%, place on the bird bath, mirror, duplicate, resize a little smaller and place again.
Resize element 41 to 45%, place on the left in front of the bird bath.

Resize element 13 to 35%, place on the right by the tube under the wordart layer.
Resize element 78 to 50%, place on the right behind the tube, duplicate, move over to the left more, duplicate again and move over to the left below the tree layer.
Resize element 19 to 22%, place on the left above the wordart layer.
Resize element 6 to 35%, place by the ice skates on the left.

Resize element 87 to 80%, paste on the mask layer, duplicate, mirror.

Resize element 54 to 20%, duplicate as many times as you like and place around.
Resize element 16 to 25%, place on the right side being on the top layer, duplicate, move over to the sled below the bear, and erase any part showing on the left side, making it look like it is laying in the sled.

Resize element 75 to 25%, place under the sled on the left, duplicate, mirror and move back by the sled.
Resize element 84 to 40%,  place on the snow on the bottom.

Once happy with your tag, close off any backgrounds, merge visible.
Resize, add your copyright and name, and save.

That's it
Hope you enjoyed doing my tut.

Sugarplum Christmas

 
 
This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Alicia Mujica.
The tube is called Sugarplum Maria.
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 Sassy Christmas by Sassy Dede HERE
Check out the rest of the blog HERE
WSL_Mask 105 HERE
 Toxic Desirez Mask, 1st one down HERE
Check out the rest of her blog HERE
Filters
EyeCandy 4000-Gradient Glow
Xero-Soft Vignette
 
Font of Choice, I used Authentic Hilton 

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

Open a new image 800 x 800 or one you prefer.
Resize paper 13 to 23%, apply mask 105 first, delete and merge group.
Paste the paper again resized like before, apply the other mask, delete, merge group.

Resize the corner element to 50%, place on one side, duplicate, mirror, merge down.

Paste element WOA at the bottom, resize to 80%, apply EyeCandy 4000-Gradient glow on the fat setting and color white, width at 3.

Paste your tube on the mask layer how you like, then take your free hand tool, draw around the frame part, invert, delete.
Duplicate the close up tube, go to Adjust, Blur, Gaussian blur at 5, change the blend mode to hard light, merge down, then apply xero filter
Soft Vignette with these settingsElliptical
Foreground color
Diagonal dots
1, 0, 0, 255
Paste your tube again, resize to 30%, paste on the right below the wordart layer.

Paste Balls 5 element below the tube layer on one side, duplicate, mirror.

Resize the elf to 25%, mirror, place on the right side above the wordart.
Resize dog 2 to 30%, place in front of the wordart where you like.
Resize element Balls 16 to 30%, place by the dog, duplicate and move over by the elf.
Resize food 6 to 50%, place on the left side.
Resize the elf hat to 25%, place below the food layer and over just a bit.
Resize ribbon 3 to 25%, place at the top on the frame.

Resize tag 2 element to 25%, place on the left below the wordart, duplicate, mirror, move below the tube and down some.

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.

Saturday, December 19, 2015

Snow Queen Beauty

This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Andreea Cernestean.
 You need a license to use this art work. Please do not use without a license.
 
 You can find this art at the CDO Store  HERE
 
Supplies Needed
I used PSPX...but any of them should work.
Scrap Let It Snow by Desings by Vaybs  HERE
Check out the rest of her blog HERE
Monti's Blind Mask HERE
Click on the word Extras to find the mask

Filters
Xero-Porcelain
Mura Meister Copies-Encircle

Font I used Amaldemo

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 5, resize larger to 115%, apply your mask, delete and merge group,  sharpen once.

Paste element 11, click inside with your magic wand, expand by 4, click in the two smaller areas also, paste paper 6, invert, delete, move below the frame.
Paste element 55 on the frame.

Paste your tube below the frame, duplicate, bring above the frame and erase the parts you do not want showing on both tubes.
Add the xero filter-Porcelain to both tubes.

Paste element 5 on the left on the top layer.
Paste element 3 on the tree, sharpen more once.
Paste element 25 at the bottom over the tree layer.
Paste element 24, resize to 65%, place on the left under the wordart.

Paste element 38 on the upper right, just above the mask layer, duplicate, move down.
Paste element 37 on top of these flowers in the center more, duplicate, move to the bottom of the tag, duplicate again and move over to the left more.
Paste element 43, mirror, place on the right below the flower layers, erase the stem part showing, duplicate move down more, erasing more of the stem and darker leaves, duplicate, mirror.

Paste element 42 on the mask layer, apply Mura Meisters Copies-Encircle, lower the opacity to about 70, sharpen once.
Paste element 32 on top of the one you just did, resize to 70%, apply Mura Meisters Copies-Encircle, sharpen once.
Paste element 22 on top of that layer, resize to 65%, apply Mura Meister Copies-Encircle, sharpen once, add a dark blue drop shadow on this one.

Resize element 12 to 75%, being on the top layer, paste on the right side.
Resize element 31 to 85%, paste on the right below the wordart.
Resize element 10 to 50%, place under the shoes.
Resize element 46 to 60%, place on the left by the package.
Resize element 45 to 50%, place on the right below the shoes.

Once happy with your tag, close off any backgrounds, merge visible.
Resize, add your copyright and name, and save.

That's it
Hope you enjoyed doing my tut.

Thursday, December 17, 2015

A New Year Again

 
This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Verymany.
The tube is called Kristine.
You need a license to use this art work. 
 Please do not use without a license.
You can find this art HERE
 
Supplies Needed
I used PSPX...but any of them should work.
Scrap Happy Holidays by Disturbed Scraps  HERE
You can check out her blog HERE
Monti's Masks-Blind and Blind 1 HERE
Click on the word Extras to go to the masks
Filters
Mura Meister Copies-Encircle
Screen Works-Lace Screen

Font of Choice, I used Alex Brush

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

Open a new image 800 x 800 or one you prefer.
Paste paper 2 or choice of your own, apply blind mask, delete and merge group.
Paste the paper again and apply blind 1 mask, then go to Effects, Edge Effects, Enhance, merge down.
 
Paste frame 064, resize to 80%, mirror, free rotate to the right at 15 degrees.
Click inside with your magic wand, expand by 5, paste paper 1, invert, delete, move below the frame, paste your tube, delete, select none. Change the blend mode to Luminance (L)
Apply Screen Works filter-Lace Screen to the frame.
 
Paste piano on the right side above the frame layer.
Paste element 19 on the left to cover up the glass and mask on the frame.
 
Resize your tube to 45%, mirror, paste on the left side.
Paste element 15 on your tube and move to the right some.
 
Paste element 18, change the color by going to Adjust, Hue and Saturation, colorize, having both numbers on 0. Resize to 80%, apply Mura Meister Copies-Encircle with the first number on 15, move down to just above the mask layers.
 
Resize element 28 to 55%, duplicate, mirror, place one below the tube layer and one above.
Paste element 44, take your free hand tool and draw around the red color and delete, resize to 50%, change the color as before with the Hue and Saturation.
Resize element 45 to 55%, change the color as before, place below the sparkle layer behind the box to cover up the year on the bottle.
 
Paste element 10 below the shoe layers on the left, then duplicate, resize to 70%, place below the champagne glasses.
 
Resize element 52 to 70%, change the color, paste at the upper left below the tree.
 
Wordart 69, take your free hand tool, draw around the heart, delete, select none, paste on the upper right of the frame, resize to 70%, change the color with Hue and Saturation like before, then select, select all, float, defloat, expand by 2, new raster layer, fill with white, move below, sharpen the top wordart once.
 
Paste element 40 on the piano, free rotate to the right at 90, resize to 35%, coloring as before..
Resize element 4 to 40%, place below the piano leg on the right, duplicate and move over some.
Paste element 13 just below the tube layer at the bottom, erase a couple of them on each end, color like before.
Paste element 54 below the tree, change the color with the Hue and Saturation, move up.
 
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, December 16, 2015

FTU Clusters using **PTU Joyeux**

FTU Clusters using **PTU Joyeux**
by BLT DeZignz
This kit is Awesome, you will want this one for sure
for your Christmas tagging needs.
 
You can purchase the kit at PFD HERE
 
Also she is having a big SALE going on right now thru
her Fan Club
But hurry you will have until January 16th to download all her kits
Click    HERE
 
 
 
 Just click to enlarge and right click and save
 
 

 
Here are a couple of tags I made with them
 
 

Cheers to New Beginnings

 
This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Alicia Mujica.
The tube is called Happy New Year 2016.
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 Roll in the New by Gold Dust  HERE
Check out the rest of the blog HERE
DD Partiotic Mask #4 HERE
Check out the rest of her blog HERE
 
Font of Choice, I used Authentic Hilton 

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

Open a new image 800 x 800 or one you prefer.
Paste paper 12 or choice of your own, apply your mask, delete and merge group.

Resize frame 10 to 75%, click inside with your magic wand, expand by 5, paste paper of choice, I used #2, invert, delete. Move off center some to the left.

Resize your tube to 33%, place on the right, then select all, float, defloat, expand by 3, add a new raster layer, fill, select none, move below the tube, add noise at 50%, back on the tube layer and merge down.

Resize the lips to 75%, free rotate to the left at 20 degrees, place on the upper right of the frame by the tube.

Resize the car to 80%, place below the tube layer and to the left more.

Resize the puppy to 50%, place on the left by the car.
Paste the wordart Cheers to a New Beginning on the tube layer at the bottom.

Resize the champagne to 50%, place on the right below the tube layer.
Paste the disco ball below the frame and up a bit to the right.
Paste sparkle 4 on the disco ball.
Resize blower 2 to 50%, place on the right by the champagne.

Paste the drop ball on the right, take your free hand tool, draw around the new year wordart and date, delete, select none, then place behind your tube.
Select all, float, defloat, paste one of the sparkles on the drop ball, invert, delete, select none.

Resize the balloons to 50%, duplicate, mirror one, paste both on the left side, moving one down some.
Then resize the ribbon to 50%, duplicate a couple of times, place like they are part of the balloons.
Paste the fireworks below the paper layer of the frame, duplicate a couple of times and place where you like.
Resize the rockets to 20%, free rotate to the right at 20 degrees and place at the upper left side, below the balloon layers, duplicate, mirror, move below the drop ball layer.

Resize mask 2 to 30%, place on the car, sharpen once.
Resize the shoe to 30%, place on the right on the ball stand, change the color, go to Adjust, Hue and Saturation, colorize with these numbers
Hue 25, Saturation 105
then duplicate, mirror, move back to the right above 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.

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Tis the Season

 
This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Alex Prihodko.
The tube is called Jingle Bells 2
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 Wintermint by Melissaz Creationz  HERE
Check out the rest of the blog HERE
MPM Mask 85  HERE
Check out the rest of the blog HERE
Filters
Mura Meister Copies-Encircle

Font of Choice, I used Almademo

Drop Shadow usually V2 H2 50 black
Drop shadow on this one I used V-2 H-2 Blur 15
Use whatever drop shadow you prefer
 
 *Remember to add your drop shadow as you go along*

Open a new image 800 x 800 or one you prefer.
Paste paper 4, apply your mask, delete and merge group.

Paste element 17 first, then element 14, click inside with your magic wand, expand by 5, paste paper 08, invert, delete, select none.
Go to Adjust, Hue and Saturation, Colorize and color the bottom frame with these numbers
Hue 126, Saturation 150

Resize element 06 to 65%, apply Mura Meister Copies-Encircle, change the first number to 18, move below the frames. Add noise at 100%.
Resize element 02 to 40%, apply Mura Meister Copies again with the same settings and add noise again.

Paste your tube, resize to 85%, move below the frame, duplicate, move above the frame and erase the parts you do not want showing on both tubes.

Resize element 01 to 45%, place on the right side of the frame, duplicate, mirror and move up on the left side below the tube layer.

Paste element 18 at the bottom on the frame layer, duplicate, flip, mirror, move below the hanging ornaments.
Resize element 30 to 45%, flip, place on the hanging ornaments, duplicate, mirror and place over the other hanging ornaments.

Paste element 26 at the bottom on the branch.
Resize element 13 to 60%, place on the left by the wordart tag.
Resize element 05 to 40%, place on the right below the branch.
Paste element 08 on the right under the wordart tag, duplicate, mirror, move up on the left below the ornaments, erase some off the top area.
Paste element 16, move below the hanging ornament layer on the upper left, duplicate, free rotate to the left at 90, mirror, move down below the branch at the bottom.

Resize element 12 to 50%, duplicate a two or three times and place where you like.

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.

A Touch of Cinnamon Christmas

 
This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Alex Prihodko.
The tube is called Kailee
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 Christmas with Cinnamon Smell by Russia/Dutch Heart  HERE
Check out the rest of the blog HERE
MPM Mask 85  HERE
Check out the rest of the blog HERE
Filters
Mura Meister Copies-Encircle
Xero-Soft Vignette
Screen Works-Lace Screen

Font of Choice, I used Almademo

Drop Shadow usually V2 H2 50 black
Drop shadow on this one I used V-2 H-2 Blur 15
Use whatever drop shadow you prefer
 
 *Remember to add your drop shadow as you go along*

Open a new image 800 x 800 or one you prefer.
Resize paper 7 to 23%, paste, apply your mask, delete, merge group.
Resize paper 11 to 23%, apply your mask, delete and merge group.
Adjust the mask so both can be seen.

Paste the frame, resize to 30%, duplicate, free rotate to the left at 45 degrees, move to the bottom.
Apply the filter Screen Works-Lace Screen to both frames.
Take your free hand tool, draw around both frames on the outer part, resize paper 3 to 22%, paste, invert, delete, select none, move below the frames.

Take your magic wand, click inside the top frame, expand by 3, paste your close up tube how you like it, move below the frame, invert, delete, select none.
Duplicate your close up, go to Adjust, Blur, Gaussian Blur, number on 5, change the blend mode to screen, then apply the Xero filter-Soft Vignette with these settings
Elliptical
Foreground color
Diagonal dots
1, 0, 0, 255
Paste your tube on the left side, resize to 55%.
Resize element 1 to 31%, erase the stem, flip, paste, apply Mura Meisters Copies-Encircle.
Paste the same element again, flip resize to 85%, apply Mura Meisters Copies-Encircle, but change the first number to 14.
Being on the top frame, paste that same element 1 that you resized, paste on the lower right side, free rotate to the right at 90 degrees.

Resize element 17 to 15%, mirror, paste on the flower on the right and below your tube layer.
Resize element 14 to 15%, place on the right below the flower layer.
Resize element 9 to 15%, paste behind your tube on the left, duplicate, move over to the right more.
Resize element 10 to 25%, place behind the angel singing on the right, duplicate, mirror, move down some behind your tube on the left.

Resize element 13 to 30%, paste below the leaf on the left behind the tube.
Resize element 20 to 15%, apply Mura Meister Copies-Encircle with the first number on 14, move below your mask layers, add noise at 100%, use your pick tool to pull out to show more around the edges.
Resize element 4 to 5%, place by the hand of your tube on the left.

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.

Poinsettia Beauty

This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Alicia Mujica.
The tube is called Poinsettia.
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 Enchanting Woodland Christmas by Russia/Dutch Heart  HERE
Scroll down a bit
Check out the rest of the blog HERE
RD Mask Set 101, I used #3 HERE
Check out the rest of the blog HERE
Filters
Mura Meister Copies-Encircle
 
Font of Choice, I used Candlescript

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

Open a new image 800 x 800 or one you prefer.
Resize paper 4 to 22%, paste, apply your mask, delete, merge group, then resize larger to 115%.
Resize element 4 to 25%, apply Mura Meisters Copies-Encircle, default settings.

Resize your tube to 30%, paste in the center.

Resize element 17 to 20%, paste on the left side.

Resize element 4 to 25%, place at the bottom.

Resize element 3 to 15%, place below the deer, duplicate, mirror.

Resize element 19 to 20%, mirror, place on the right side on the leaves.

Resize element 2 to 20%, place above the mask layer on one side, duplicate, mirror, adjust.

Resize element 5 to 20%, free rotate to the left at 90, paste below the tube layer, duplicate, mirror, duplicate again, free rotate to the right at 45 degrees, move up a bit, duplicate, mirror.

Resize element 23 to 20%, place below the tube layer on one side, duplicate, mirror, duplicate, flip, erasing any part you don't want, duplicate again, mirror.

Resize element 1 to 20%, free rotate to the right at 90, duplicate 2 more times, mirror one and place them at the bottom.

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, December 14, 2015

Frozen Memories

This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Kajenna.
The tube is called Ice Queen
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 Frozen Memories by Russia/Dutch Heart  HERE
Check out the rest of the blog HERE
RD Mask Set 101, I used #4  HERE
Check out the rest of the blog HERE
Filters
Mura Meister Copies-Line*
 
Font of Choice, I used Candlescript

Drop Shadow usually V2 H2 50 black
Drop shadow on this one I used V-2 H-2 Blur 15
Use whatever drop shadow you prefer
 
 *Remember to add your drop shadow as you go along*

Open a new image 800 x 800 or one you prefer.
Resize paper 6 to 22%, paste, apply your mask, delete, merge group, duplicate, flip, mirror, merge down.

Resize frame 2 to 30%, free rotate to the left at 15 degrees, change the blend mode to overlay, duplicate, change the blend mode to hard light, merge down.
Resize the original frame 2 to 30% and paste on top of the rotated frame.

Resize element 7 to 25%, change the blend mode to Luminance (L), move below the frame layer.
Resize element 11 to 30%, paste below the house layer, change the blend mode to Luminance (L).

Being on the top layer, resize element 16 to 30%, paste on top of the frame layer.
Use a light drop shadow on this and sharpen once.

Resize your tube to 33%, paste on the right side below the frame, erase the leg parts, duplicate, bring to the top and erase the part covering the wordart memories.
Being on the bottom tube, duplicate, mirror, place below the tree layer, change the blend mode to screen, duplicate, merge down.

Resize element 15 to 20%, paste on the left side.
Resize element 1 to 8%, apply Mura Meister Copies-Line* with the 1/n Fade out checked, paste below the snow couple layer, erase the sides you do not want showing.
 Duplicate, free rotate to the right at 90 degrees, move to the right below the frozen wordart layer.

Resize element 4 to 10%, place above the snow couple layer to the right side of them, change the blend mode to Luminance (L), duplicate, resize to 65%, place on the left below the snow couple layer.
Resize element 9 to 10%, place below the other flowers on the left, go to Adjust, Hue and Saturation, colorize with both numbers on 0.

Resize element 22 to 15%, below the flower layers, change the blend mode to screen.

Resize element 19 to 55%, paste above the mask layer, move up and over to the right a bit, duplicate, mirror, move down and to the left a bit, merge down, add noise at 100%.

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.

Saturday, December 12, 2015

Dreaming of a White Christmas-Forum Set

 
 
This tut was written for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of Katerina Koukiotis.
The tube is called White Christmas
You need a license to use this art work. Please do not use without a license.
 
 You can find this art at the Digital Art Heaven Store  HERE
Supplies Needed
I used PSPX...but any of them should work.
 Scrap Winter Wonders by Gimptastic Scraps  HERE
Check out the rest of the blog HERE
Toxic Desirez Mask 1-5 I used the 4th one down HERE
Check out the rest of her blog HERE
Filters
Mura Meisters Copies-Line*

 Font of Choice, I used Tagettes
Drop Shadow usually V2 H2 40 black
 
Let's get started
*Remember to add your drop shadow as you go along*

Quickie Signature and Avator

Open a new image 600 x 250, fill with white, paste your tube, apply Mura Meister Copies-Encircle with the default settings.  Then go to Adjust, Blur, Motion Blur, with these settings
Angle 45, Strength 100, apply again changing the Angle to 315, change the blend mode to Luminance(L), now apply your mask, delete and merge group.

Resize your tube to 70%, paste on the right side, duplicate, Gaussian blur at 5, change the blend mode to overlay, merge down.
Paste plant 2 below the tube layer and move down some, apply Mura Meister Copies-Line*, change the blend mode to overlay.

Type out what you want on your tag, I typed Dreaming of a White Christmas and I changed the blur on the drop shadow to 15 after adding a medium white gradient.
Paste the Falling snow below your wordart.

If happy with it all, merge visible and add a frame of choice, and noise at 40%.
I added a frame by selecting all,  add a new layer, filled with  #c2bcc2, delete, select none, merge.
Add your copyright and name now.

Do an Avator of size and choice.
I did an 180 x 180, paste the background of the tag first, then the wordart and resized it, pasted the falling snow below the wordart, merged visible, new raster layer, fill with same color, contract by 3, delete, add noise to the frame and then merge visible again.
Add any copyrights and name.
 
That's it
Hope you enjoyed doing my tut.