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My name is Susan M. Im a single stay at home mom of a wonderful little autistic boy.
My hobbies are PSP.
I love helping my friends who are starting with PSP.
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Saturday, June 5, 2010

postheadericon Little Things Tut

Feel free to use my tutorial as a guide and have fun giving it your own spin.

This tutorial assumes you have a working knowledge of PSP.

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Tube of Choice .. I am using the work of Lisa Victoria which you must have a license to use. Please do not use her work without purchasing through Up Your Art here.
I am licensed through Artistic Minds Inc. but they are now closed.

Scrap Kit of Choice .. I have used a PTU scrap kit called First Blossoms by KatNKDA which can purchased here.

Mask of Choice .. I haved used zuzzanna_mask05 which can be downloaded here.

Word Art of Choice .. I have used word art from Lori which can be downloaded here.

Font of Choice .. Mama Script

Let's get started

New image 600x600 and floodfill with white. New raster layer, select all, paste into selection Paper 13. Select none. New mask layer from image, zuzzanna_mask05, invert transparency unchecked. Merge group.

Copy and paste Element 05, resize 85% & rotate left 90.

Using your magic wand, select the center portion of your frame, selections modify/expand 6. Copy and paste Paper 11 below your frame layer, resize 75%, selections invert and hit delete. Do not deselect. Copy and paste your image, resize to your liking and hit delete. Select none.

Change blend mode of your image to luminance legacy. Drop shadow your frame. I have used 2/2/40/4 throughout.

Copy and paste Element 20, resize 65% & drop shadow.

Copy and paste Element 23, resize 35% & drop shadow. Position top right hand corner. Copy and paste Element 24, resize 25% & drop shadow. Position on your last element.

Copy and paste Element 19, resize 75% & drop shadow. Position hanging on top of your last 2 elements.

Copy and paste Element 02, resize 50%, mirror & drop shadow. Position bottom left hand side. Copy and paste Element 01, resize 75%, image flip & drop shadow. Position bottom left hand corner.

Copy and paste Element 15, resize 50% & drop shadow. Position top centre.

Copy and paste your Tube, resize 75% & drop shadow. Position to the left of centre.

X out white background, merge visible. Open white background, resize to your liking (I have used 500x500). Add copyright.

Copy and paste word art. Adjust color balance/manual color correction from black to #a44b74. I then added the following gradient glow & drop shadow. Position top right hand corner.

In your materials palette, select Paper 11/Angle 0/Scale 50 for your background color and add your name I have used Mama Script size 72. I then added Gradient glow/fat/size 25/color #e4d5a9 and then drop shadow.

Save and you are done.

I hope you have enjoyed my tutorial. Pls feel free to experiment and use my tutorial as a guide.

Please feel free to send me your results. I'd love to see what you came up with.


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