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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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Sunday, August 15, 2010

postheadericon Dazzle 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.

Needed Supplies & Filters :

Tube of Choice .. I am using the work of Lacy Clagg (www.lacyclagg.com) which you must have a license to use. Please do not use her work without purchasing through My Tag Art here.

Scrap Kit of Choice .. I have used a gorgeous FTU scrap kit by Addictive Pleasures called Edward which you can download here.

Mask of Choice .. I haved used WSL_Mask83 by weescotslass which can be downloaded here.

Font of Choice .. Satanick Regular

Filters of choice .. Xenofex/Constellation & Eye Candy/Gradient Glow (both optional)

Let's get started

New image 600x600 and floodfill with white. New raster layer, select all, paste into selection Paper 4. Select none. New mask layer from image, WSL_Mask83, invert transparency unchecked, and merge group.

Add the following Xenofex/Constellation effect for a lil sparkle.

Copy and paste Frame 4 and resize 75%. Using your magic wand, select the center portion of your frame, selections modify/expand 8. Copy and paste Paper 1 below your frame layer, selections invert and hit delete. Select none.

Drop shadow your frame. I have used 2/2/40/4 throughout.

Copy and paste Ivy 3 & drop shadow. Position on the left hand side. Layer duplicate & mirror.

Copy and paste Tree 2, resize 75% & drop shadow. Centre. Copy and paste Rosearch, resize 75% & drop shadow. Centre as well.

Copy and paset Leaves 2, resize 75% & drop shadow. Position on the left hand side. Layer duplicate & mirror.

Copy and paste Ivy 2 & drop shadow. Position along the bottom.

Copy and paste your tube, resize as necessary and drop shadow. Centre.

Copy and paste Leaves 3, resize 75% & drop shadow. Position bottom left hand side. Copy and paste Flower, resize 40% & drop shadow. Position on your left. Copy and paste Butterfly 2, resize 50% & drop shadow. Position bottom left corner just above your flower/leaf.

Copy and paste Butterfly, resize 65% & drop shadow. Position top right hand corner.

Copy and paste Candles, resize 50% & drop shadow. Position bottom right hand corner.

Copy and paste Glassbutton, resize 50% & drop shadow. POsition top left hand corner.

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

Add copyright and your name. I have used Satanick Regular, Size 48, color #4d0303 and then added a noise effect (adjust/add remove noise/uniform monochrome checked/35%) and the following gradient glow and 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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