*Click tag to see full size*
**This Tutorial was written By Me On June 29, 2013
*This tutorial is my creation only*
Any resemblance to other tutorials is not intended
Use my tutorial as a guide to make your tag your own
This Tutorial is intended for those that have a working knowledge of PSP
PSP ( I Use 3X but should work with other versions)
Font of choice : I am using Carolinga ~ HERE
Template # 11 by Cakes ~ HERE
Big Mask #1 by Vix ~ HERE
Dropshadow of choice
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow For Name (Optional)
Inner Bevel Of choice
*Tube/s of Choice*
I am using the Awesome Art of Alex Prihodko
This tube can be found in the Exclusive Club
And can be purchased ~ HERE
This is a PTU tube and you must have a license to use.
*Scrapkit Of Choice*
I am using the Beautiful PTU Kit I Dream Of Genie by Amy of Gimptastic Scraps
and is Exclusive to The Psp Project
And can be found ~ HERE
Thank you Amy for making such amazing kits for us to create with.
Always remember to duplicate your tube and close original
C/P means copy and paste as a new layer Unless otherwise stated
D/s means Drop Shadow
Remember to sharpen after resizing
Resizing is always smartsize
Elements are added with a D/S unless otherwise stated
And see my finished tag for placement
*Let's Get Started*
Open template, duplicate close original delete credits and both wordart layers and layer 2, resize entire template 700x700 all layers checked, add new layer send to the bottom and floodfill with white then Canvas size 800x750, and floodfill background layer with white again, We can resize later I just like having enough room to work with.
*NOTE* We are working from bottom to top
Layers 12 & 13 :
Select all/flaot/defloat new layer open paper 6 c/p into selection/deselect and delete template layer.
Layers 10 & 11 :
Select all/dloat/defloat new layer open paper 5 c/p into selection/deselect add inner bevel of choice and delete template layer .
Layers 8 & 9 :
Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 7 c/p into selection/deselect and delete template layer.
Layers 6 & 7 :
Leave as is.
Layers 4 & 5 :
Select all/flaot/defloat new layer open paper 4 c/p into selection/deselect and delete template layer.
Layer 3 :
Select all/flaot/defloat new layer open paper 10 c/p into selection/deselect and delete template layer.
Layer 1 :
Select all/float/defloat new layer open paper 9 c/p into selection add another new layer open paper 10 c/p into selection now open your tube c/p resize arrange and invert and erase all the excess from the bottom deselect and change the blend mode on the top paper to Lumiance, now on your tube layer crop merge opaque to get rid of any excell you missed and add d/s.
~Time to add the elements I used the following~
Frame 2 - 75% move behind tube layer.
Columms - 65% move above the white background layer.
Harp - 65%
Gem 3 - 60%
Crystal Ball - 55%
Box - 60%
Key - 50%
Feather - 70% rotate with the pick tool mirror move behind the main circle layers.
Deco1 - 50% duplicate/mirror
Sparkle - move to the very top
Add anymore elements you wish and a dropshadow to each.
When your happy with your tag close off your white background layer and merge visable.
Select all Add new layer open paper 10 c/p into selection apply mask/merge group.
Merge visable then resize as desired.
Add your copyright, I add mine after i have resized it it keeps it crisp and clear.
Add your name in font of choice.
Save as a PNG and Your Done!!
~Thank You for trying my tutorial, I hope you found it fun and easy to follow~