Wednesday, October 31, 2012

World Full Of Nothing tut...

Supplies used:
I Keep Falling tube by Zindy. Get it HERE.
Dark Dreams kit by A Tagger's Scrap. Get it at SATC.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow
Font: Swan Song

Ok so this tut is pretty easy but the recoloring takes a few so we are gonna do that first.
Open Floral 2 element. Use the wheel on your mouse to zoom the pic to around 200%.
Using your lasso tool Set Point to Point, Add, Feather & Smoothing and Anti Alias checked.
Select around each flower only.
Go To adjust, Hue/Saturation, Colorize.
Set the hue to 187 and the saturation to 105 and apply.
Now that that is done let's get started!
Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Gateway 2. Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Use your lasso tool to select around the archway making sure the line is straight across the bottom of the gate.
Add A New raster layer under the gateway.
C/P Paper 13 into selection.
Deselect.
C/P Fence. Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Posiiton under the gateway lining it up with the bottom of your paper layer.
C/P Dead Ivy. Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Position over the top of the archway.
C/P Dead tree. Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Position over the left side of the gateway.
C/P your recolored roses. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Image, Mirror.
Line up with the bottom right side of the gateway.
C/P your tube. Dropshadow.
Position to the right of the dead tree at the bottom of the gateway.
Using the Swan Song font size 22 type out your text. (I used lyrics from the Depeche Mode song World Full Of Nothing.)
Convert to raster layer.
Apply Gradient Glow of 3 in color #7957b3.
Dropshadow.
Change the font to size 36 and type out your name.
Apply Gradient glow of 3.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

Fall Of my Tears tut...

Supplies Used:
You Broke it tube by Zindy. Get it HERE.
Fall & Tears kit by Bibi's Collection. Get it HERE.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow (Font Only)
Font: Fall Harvest

 Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Element 8. Resize by  40%. Dropshadow.
Use your selection tool to select around the inside part of the window.
Add a new raster layer under the window layer.
C/P Paper 9 into selection.
C/P Element 40. Resize by 60%.
Position as desired under the window.
Selections, Invert, Delete.
Deselect.
C/P Element 2. Resize by 20%.
Position under the window layer so it looks like grass.
C/P Element 48. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Image, Rotate, Free Rotate 90 degrees.
Position over the top left side of the window.
C/P Element 33.
Use your deform tool to line up over the dark orange part of the right side of the windo.
C/P Element 27. Resize by 75%. 
Adjust, Color Balance, Manual Color Correct.
Set the source to the color of the leaves, The target to a green to match your tag and apply.
Image, Rotate, Free rotate 90 degrees.
Position over the bottom left corner of the window.
C/P Element 1. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position in the bottom left corner of the window.
C/P Element 43. Resize by 45%. Dropshadow.
Position over the top of the pumpkin.
C/P Your tube. Dropshadow.
C/P Element 36. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position over the top of the frame.
Duplicate the leaves a few times and use your deform tool to position around the frame.
Type out your font.
Add Gradient Glow of 5.
Dropshadow.
Select the background layer.
C/P Element 68. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position under the window layer.
Duplicate & Flip.
Don't forget your copyright 7 Watermark.


Monday, October 29, 2012

Music tut...

Supplies Used:
Jan tube by Screaming Demons. Get it at SATC.
Back to Black kit by Bibi's Collection. Get it at SATC.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow
Font: Minister #1

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Element 112. Resize by 60%.
Use your magic wand tool to select the inside of the frame.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
Flood fill with  #b70021.
Add another new raster layer.
C/P Paper 13 into selection.
Deselect.
Change the layer property of the paper to Hard Light.
Dropshadow frame.
C/P Element 16. Dropshadow.
Position just above the middle of the right side of the frame.
C/P Element 128. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the bottom of the speaker.
C/P Element 136. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position under the left side of the drums.
C/P Element 135. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position over the bottom legs of the drums.
C/P Your tube.
Dropshadow.
Position over the left side of the frame.
Type out your font.
Apply Gradient glow of 3 in black.
Add inner bevel of choice.
Repeat gradient Glow.
C/P Element 4. 
Apply Gradient Glow of 3 in  #b70021..
Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position over the top right corner.
Select your background layer.
C/P Element 23. resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position under the right side of the frame.
Duplicate & Mirror.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

You are My Puppet tut...

Supplies Used:
Blood Red tube by Zindy. Get it HERE.
Bloody Puppet Show kit by A Tagger's Scrap. Get it at SATC
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow & Glass (Font Only)
Mask Of Choice
Font: American Life

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Wire. Resize by  75%. Dropshadow.
C/P Paper 14 as a new layer.
Apply Mask of choice & Merge group.
C/P frame 3. Resize by 90%.
Select the inside of your frame using the magic wand.
Selections, Modify, Expand by 3.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
C/P Paper 8 into selection.
Deselect.
Dropshadow frame.
C/P Your tube. Dropshadow.
Use your eraser tool to remove the bottom of the tube over the frame.
C/P Coffin. Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position on a slight angle near the bottom right corner of the frame.
C/P Deco 6. Resize by 95%. Dropshadow.
Position over the deco in the top right corner of the frame.
(You could skip this step if you like I just wanted the chains hanging over the coffin)
C/P Gravestone. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate Grave.
Position both graves over the bottom right of the coffin.
C/P Fountain. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position to the left of the gravestones.
C/P Puppet 1. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position to the right side of the fountain.
C/P Candle 4. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position over the bottom right corner of the graves.
C/P Candle 2. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate Candle.
Position candles at the bottom of the stack of books.
C/P Candle 3. Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Position between the red candles at the bottom of the books.
C/P Flower. Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate rose & mirror.
Position roses over the bottom left side of the frame.
Use your eraser tool to remove any of the stem that hangs over the frame.
Type out your font.
Position so it covers the bottom of the roses.
Convert to raster layer.
Apply Eyecandy 4000 glass of choice.
Add Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow of 7 in black.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

Sunday, October 28, 2012

Punkin' Purple Mini Tut...

Supplies Used:
Velvet tube by Celinart Pinup. Get it at SATC.
Punk You kit by Tasha's Playground. Get it at SATC.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow (Font only)
Font GFY Otep

What I used:
Wall (50%) (2x)
Paper 1
Stage Lights (50%)
Frame 2 (75%)
Bag (40%)
Devilish Heart (40%)
Shoe (40%)
Dots (40%)
Whip (40%)
 Collar (40%)

Any questions just let me know I am happy to help.

Happy Harvest tut...

Supplies Used:
Forest Fairy tube by Alena Lazareva. Get it at UYA. (Huge thanks to Raps for helpin me find her)
Giving kit by Bibi's Collection. Get it at SATC.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow & Glass (Font Only)
Fonts: 5 by 5 pixel & A&S Rhino

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Element 1. Resize by 75%.
Select the inside of your frame using the magic wand
Selections, Modify, Expand by 3.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
C/P Paper 6 into selection.
Deselect.
C/P Element 29. Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Position over the left side of the frame.
C/P Your tube. Dropshadow.
Select the inside of your frame layer with the magic wand.
Selections, Modify, Expand by 3.
Click on the tube layer.
Use your eraser tool to remove the bottom of the tube that sticks out over the frame.
Deselect.
Duplicate frame.
Move to the top of your layer palette.
Use your eraser to remove the part of the frame that covers the top of the tube.
Dropshadow the original frame layer.
C/P Element 18. Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Position over a branch.
Use your eraser to remove the part of the circle over the branch.
C/P Element 36. Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Image, Flip, & Mirror.
Position at the bottom of the frame.
C/P Element 59. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
(Now I changed the words on the card but if you have the right tube you can skip this step:)
Use your selection tool to draw around the words on the card.
Add a new raster layer.
Use your eyedropper tool to select the color close to the words.
Flood fill your square that color.
Deselect.
Merge layer down.
Type your your words using the 5 by 5 pixel font around size 10.
Merge layer down.
Use your deform tool to position the card at a slight angle near the base of the tree.
C/P Element 34. Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Image Mirror.
Use your deform tool to position along the bottom right of the card.
If necessary use your eraser to remove one of the large leaves so your font shows through well.
C/P Element 61. Resize by  20%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position along the left corner of the tag.
C/P Element 8. Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate 2 times.
Use your deform tool to position the acorns at the bottom of the pumpkins.
C/P Element 14. Dropshadow.
Position near the end of the branch at the bottom of the frame.
Type out your font.
Apply Eyecandy 4000 Glass of choice.
Add Gradient Glow of 3 in Dark Brown.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

Here is another example of the tag....

Golden Gun forum style tut...

Supplies Used:
Tubes by Justice Howard. Get the pack at SATC.
Funeral Of Hearts kit by Manipulated By Magik. Get it at PFD.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow
Font: Fire Of Ysgard

Open a new image size 600 by 250.
C/P Frame 4.
Select the inside of each frame using your magic wand.
Selections, Modify, Expand by 3.
C/P Paper paper 14 as a new layer.
Selections, Invert, Delete.
Deselect.
Mover the paper layer under the frame layer.
Select the inside of the 1st frame using the magic wand.
Selections, Modify, Expand by 3.
Add a new raster layer.
C/P your first tube into selection.
Deselect.
Select the inside of the 2nd frame using the magic wand.
Selections, Modify, Expand by 3.
Add a new raster layer.
C/P your 2nd tube into selection.
Deselect.
Select the inside of the 3rd frame using the magic wand.
Selections, Modify, Expand by 3.
Add a new raster layer.
C/P your 3rd tube into selection.
Deselect.
Dropshadow tubes & frame.
C/P Angel Wings. Resize by  40%. Dropshadow.
Position over the bottom of the middle frame.
C/P Casket. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position across the bottom of the 3rd frame.
C/P Clawed Heart. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position on a slight angle at the end of the casket.
C/P Tomb. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position under the cross on the coffin.
C/P Roses. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Image, Rotate, Free Rotate 90 degrees.
Duplicate roses & Mirror.
Position roses over the right side of the tomb.
C/P Top Hat. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow. 
Position over the bottom left of the tomb.
C/P Skull. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position over the center of the gold roses.
C/P Sparkles. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position over the bottom of the first frame.
C/P Word Art one. Resize by 40%. 
Add a light yellow gradient glow of 3.
Dropshadow.
Type out your name.
Apply inner bevel of choice.
Add gradient Glow of 3 in black.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright and watermark.

Friday, October 26, 2012

Hallow Moon Mini tut & Extras...

Supplies Used:
Tube by Amber Kelso for CILM. Unfortunately after some searching I cant find her tubes anymore.
Enchanted Night kit by Bibi's Collection. Get it at SATC.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow
Font: Raven

What I used:
Element 53  (40%) (2x)
Element 55 
Element 66 ( 50%)
Element 2 (75%)
Element 61 ( 50%)
Element 25 (50%)
Element 23 (50%)
Element 79 (30%)

Font: Inner Bevel then Fat Gradient Glow of 3.

And since I couldn't track down my tube how about some extras :) Just click then right click to save ;)


Corseted Beauty tut...

Supplies Used:
Blue Lace tube by Christine Marie Kotlark. Get it at SATC.
Blue Lace kit by Devilish Dezines. Get it at SATC.
Mask of choice.
Eyecandy 4000 Glass & Gradient Glow
Fonts: Rodding & Hurricane

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P frame 7. Resize by 50%.
Select the inside of your frame using the magic wand.
Selections, Modify, Expand by 3.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
C/P Paper 12 into selection.
Deselect.
Dropshadow frame.
C/P your tube. Dropshadow.
C/P Element 41. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Using your eraser tool remove one side of the branches.
Position over the top left side of the frame.
C/P Element 71. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the bottom left of the frame.
C/P Element 72. Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Position over the bottom left corner of the frame.
C/P Element 87. Resize by 15%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate glass. 
Position glasses to the right of the bottle.
C/P Element 39. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position across the bottom of the frame.
C/P Element 15. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position so the flowers cover the bottom of the glass.
Using the Rodding font type out your word art.
Apply Eyecandy 4000 Glass of choice.
Add Gradient Glow of 3 in dark blue.
Dropshadow.
Type out your name using the Hurricane font.
Apply inner bevel of choice.
Add Gradient Glow of 3.
Select your background layer.
C/P paper 8 as a new layer.
Apply mask of choice and merge group.
Don't forget your copyright and watermark.

Midnight In The Masquerade Garden...

Supplies Used:
Midnight Masquerade tube by Rossana Castellino. Get it at DSI.
A Midnight Kiss kit by Tasha's Playground. Get it at SATC.
Eyecandy 4000 Glass & Gradient Glow
Font: Swan Song

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P frame 1. Resize by 90%.
Select the inside of your frame using the magic wand.
Selections, Modify, Expand by 3.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
C/P Paper 5 into selection.
Deselect.
C/P Scatter 2.  Resize by 75%.
Apply Eyecandy 4000 Glass of choice.
Dropshadow.
Position so the bottom starts at the bottom let of the frame.
C/P your tube. Dropshadow.
Duplicate frame.
Move it above the tube.
Use your selection tool to select the top part of the frame.
Delete and deselect.
Dropshadow original frame layer.
Use your lasso tool to select the bits of the tube sticking out from under the bottom of the frame.
Delete and deselect.
C/P Flower 5. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position just the the left of the bottom center of the frame.
C/P Petal. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position so it sticks out under the black flowers.
Duplicate petal & Mirror.
Position under the top of the black flowers.
C/P Jewels. Resize by 30%.
Adjust, Color Balance, Manual Color Correct.
Set the source to the current color, Target to dark blue & Apply.
Image, Rotate, Free Rotate 90 Degrees.
Dropshadow.
Duplicate the jewels 2 times for a total of 3.
Starting under the edge of the petals position going up the left side of the frame.
C/P Flower 2. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position coming out under the black flowers & Blue Petals.
C/P Scatter. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position over the top of the left side of the frame.
C/P Candle. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate candle.
Position candles going up the bottom half of the right side of the frame.
C/P Flower 1. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the candles.
C/P Flower 3. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the black flower at the bottom of the candles.
Type out your font.
Add Gradient Glow of 3 in black.
Apply Inner bevel of choice.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.
 

Victorian Vixen tut...

Supplies Used:
Victorian tube by Celinart Pinup. Get it at SATC.
Victorian Goth kit by Bibi's Collection. Get it at SATC.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow (font only)
Font: VTC Embrace

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Element 66. Resize by 55%.
Select the inside of your frame using the magic wand.
Selections, Modify, Expand by 3.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
C/P Paper 4 into selection.
Deselect.
C/P Element 44. Resize by 75%.
Change the layer property to overlay.
Dropshadow frame.
C/P Element 78. Resize by 50%.
Go to adjust, Color Balance, manual color correct.
Set the source to pink and the target to green and apply.
Position over the bottom right side of the frame.
Dropshadow.
Duplicate, Flip, Mirror.
C/P Element 24. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position near the top left side of the frame.
C/P Element 65. Resize by 60%.
Go to adjust, Color Balance, manual color correct.
Set the source to black and the target to green and apply.
Dropshadow feather.
Use your deform tool to position over one side of the bottom of the candles.
Duplicate feather & Mirror.
Position over the other side of the candles.
C/P Element 89. Resize by  60%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position at the bottom of the feathers.
C/P Element 8. 
Use your magic wand tool tolerance set to 51 and select all the leaves on the flowers.
Selections, Invert.
Adjust the hue/saturation to a green.
Deselect.
Resize roses by 40%. Dropshadow.
Go to Adjust, Sharpness, Sharpen.
Position over the handle of the fan.
C/P Element 51. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate glass.
Position one starting at the outside top corner of the fan.
Position the other slightly lower and to the right.
C/P Element 68.
Use your lasso tool to select the top part of the lipstick.
Go to adjust, Color Balance, manual color correct.
Set the source to gray and the target to green and apply.
Position over the bottom left of the roses.
C/P Element 2. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position so the handles just go over the bottom of the lipstick.
C/P your tube. Dropshadow.
Position over the left side of the frame.
Type out your font.
Apply Inner bevel of choice.
Add Gradient Glow of 3 in black.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.
 

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

House Of 1000 Corpses forum style tut...

Supplies Used:
Rob Zombie tube is by the amazing Freya Langford Sidebottom. If you want this as a tube you better go bug them at AIL.
Demon Night kit by Inzpired Creationz. Get it at SATC.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow
Fonts: A Theme For Murder & Vulgar Display Of Power

Open a new image size 650 by 250.
C/P Paper 2 as a new layer and position as desired.
C/P Blood 2. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position along the top of the tag.
C/P Moon. Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Position near the middle of the canvas.
C/P Tree 1. Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Image, Mirror.
Position going off the left side of the canvas.
C/P House. Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Position starting near the middle of the canvas.
C/P your tube. Dropshadow.
Duplicate your tube.
Change the layer property to multiply and the opacity to 20.
Position over the right side of the house.
C/P Headstones 1-4. Resize each headstone by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the canvas between the house and the tree.
C/P Grass 2. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate grass & mirror.
Position both parts of the grass over the bottom of the headstones.
C/P Grass 1. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position over the bottom center of the green grass.
C/P Bat. Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Change the opacity to about 80.
Duplicate bat & Mirror.
Position bats over the tree and graves.
Using the A Theme For Murder font in dark red type out your text. (I used Lyrics from the Rob Zombie song House Of 100 Corpses.)
Apply Gradient Glow of 3 in white.
Dropshadow.
Change the layer property to Luminance (L).
Type out your name in the Vulgar Display Of Power font.
Add Gradient Glow of 3.
Apply inner bevel of choice.
Dropshadow.
Change the layer property to Luminance.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark!

Monday, October 22, 2012

Rockin' Tut...

Supplies Used:
Rock 2 tube by Jose Cano. I got mine from PTE when they where open but it is now available at SATC.
Kit by Abstract Creations. Get it HERE.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow (Font Only)
Font: Selfish

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Element 15. Resize by 65%.
Select the inside of the frame using your magic wand.
Selections, Modify, Expand by 3.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
C/P Paper 2 into selection.
Deselect.
C/P Your tube. Dropshadow.
Open up element 18. 
Use your lasso tool to select around the speaker on the right.
C/P Speaker onto your tag.
Resize speaker by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position over the right side of the frame.
Back on your element go to selections, Invert.
C/P left speaker. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position over the left side of the frame.
C/P Element 11. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the base of the left speaker.
C/P Element 10. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position over the right side of the amp.
C/P Element 3. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position over the base of the right speaker.
C/P Element 6. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position over the heart.
Use your eraser tool on part of the band so it looks like the headphones are hanging from the heart.
C/P Element 2. Resize by 10%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate note.
Position notes above the right speaker.
C/P Element 4. Resize by 10%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate note.
Position both notes over the right speaker.
C/P Element 20. Resize by 75%,. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the frame.
Type out your font.
Add Gradient Glow of 3.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

Reap Me tut...

Supplies Used:
Abstract Creations match kit Joel Adams 44-3. Get it at CDO.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow (font Only)
Mask of choice
Font: Creepygirl

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Element 9. Resize by  75%.
Select the inside of the frame using your magic wand.
Selections, Modify, Expand by 3.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
C/P Paper 3 into selection.
Deselect.
Duplicate paper.
Change the layer property to multiply.
C/P Element 8. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position under the top half of the frame.
Duplicate web.
Image, Flip, Mirror.
Dropshadow frame.
C/P Element 16. Resize by 85%. Dropshadow.
Position over the center of the original frame.
C/P Element 10. Resize by 85%. Dropshadow.
Position over the left side of the frame.
C/P Element 6. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate 2 times for a total of 3.
Use your deform tool to position the bats at various angles over the top left side of the frames.
C/P Element 2. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate Pumpkin.
Position Pumpkins over the bottom left side of the frame.
C/P Element 1. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the space where the pumpkins overlap.
C/P Element 11. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position rats over the cupcake.
Select your background layer.
Add a new raster layer.
Flood fill black.
Apply Mask of choice.
Merge group.
Select your top layer.
Using the preset shape tool drop out a circle the same size as your frame.
Select your font and change to floating.
Hover over the edge of the preset shape til you get the a with the u under it.
Type out your font.
Promote selection to layer.
Deselect.
Delete the shape layer.
Apply Gradient Glow of 3 to the font layer.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

Blarney tut...

Supplies Used:
Irish Car Bomb tube by Ralph Burch. Unfortunately MPT has long since closed and I could not track down his tubes :(
Irish Vixen kit by Jackie's Jewels. Get it HERE.
Eyecandy 4000 Glass & Gradient Glow
Fonts: Janet & Paul's Illuminated Celtic

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P your tube. Dropshadow.
C/P Beer. Dropshadow.
Image, Rotate, Free rotate 15 degrees.
Position under one side of the tube.
Duplicate & Mirror.
C/P Glitter. Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Position under the top of the beer glasses.
C/P Irish Flag. Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Position under the top of the beer glass on the right.
C/P Rainbow 2. Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Position so the rainbow starts at the rim of the left glass.
C/P Harp. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the bottom corner of the glass on the left.
C/P Clover Bundle. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Image, Rotate, Free Rotate 90 Degrees.
Position the bow over the bottom of the harp.
C/P Pot O Gold. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the bottom corner of the glass on the right.
C/P Banner. Resize by  75%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the glasses.
C/P Pipe. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Image, mirror.
Position over the top of the banner.
C/P Hat 2. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position to the left of the Pot O Gold.
C/P Clover Rain. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position under the banner.
Using the Janet font size 24 type out your text in color #c6a658.
(I would recommend typing the words individual so they can be positioned following the curve of the banner.)
Apply inner bevel of choice.
Dropshadow.
Using the Paul's Illuminated Celtic font ALL LOWERCASE type out your name in color #008000.
Apply Eyecandy 4000 Glass of choice.
Duplicate your name.
On the ORIGINAL layer apply fat Gradient Glow of 3 in #c6a658.
Add Inner Bevel of choice.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark!
 

Sunday, October 21, 2012

Rockin' Tatas tut....

Supplies Used:
Just A Note kit by Gemini Creationz. Get it at PFD.
Celinart Pinup BCA Fairy tube. Get it at SATC.
Eyecandy 4000 Glass & Gradient Glow (font)
Font: Easter Parade

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P frame 2. Resize by 75%.
Select the inside of your frame using the magic wand.
Selections, Modify, Expand by 3.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
C/P Paper 7 into selection.
Deselect.
Duplicate paper layer.
Change the layer property to multiply.
C/P E41. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position under one side of the top of the frame.
Duplicate and mirror.
Duplicate again.
Position the 3rd set of lights between the other 2 but move them a bit higher.
Dropshadow frame.
C/P E24. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position across the bottom of the frame.
 Set your foreground to black and background to pink.
Type out Rockin.
Use the tool to position along the edge of the keyboard.
Convert to raster layer.
Apply Eyecandy 4000 Glass of choice.
Add Gradient Glow of 3 in black.
Dropshadow.
Type out the word tatas.
Use the tool to position under the word Rockin.
Convert to raster layer.
Apply Eyecandy 4000 Glass of choice.
Add Gradient Glow of 3 in black.
Dropshadow.
C/P E15. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Image, Mirror.
Position over the top of the Rockin word.
C/P your tube. Dropshadow.
Position over the left side of the frame.
C/P E34. Resize by 25%. Dropshadow.
Position at the end of the keyboard and chain.
Duplicate skull.
Change the layer property on the top layer to soft light.
C/P E66. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Image, Rotate, Free rotate 90 degrees.
Position just under the top of the skull.
Duplicate Flower and flip.
Position the green so it is under the skull.
C/P E52. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position under the skull.
Type out your font. 
Apply Glass of Choice.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

Stillettos In The Kitchen...(FTU)

Supplies Used:
Tube By Mark Gerardi. He was with PTE at the time they closed and has retired. I think we should show him some love and get him back!!
Cherry On Top kit by Jackie's Jewels. This was a PTU kit that is now FTU!!! Get it HERE.
Eyecandy 4000 Glass & Gradient Glow
Fonts: 5x5 Pixel & Fabulous 50's

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P frame 1. Resize by 75%.
Select the inside of your frame using the magic wand.
Selections, Modify, Expand by 3.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
C/P Paper 7 into selection.
C/P Chandelier. Resize by 50%. 
Position under the top of the frame.
C/P your close up tube under the frame.
Selections, Invert, Delete.
Deselect.
Dropshadow Chandelier.
Dropshadow Close up and change the opacity to 90.
Dropshadow frame.
C/P Polka Dot Ribbon. Resize by  50%. Dropshadow.
Position over the bottom right side of the frame.
C/P Rose. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position over the right edge of the ribbon.
C/P Hearts. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the center of the rose stem.
C/P Apron. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position on a slight angle next to the rose.
C/P Glitter Shoe 2. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom right of the apron.
C/P Milkshake 2. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position to the left of the glitter shoe.
Duplicate shake and position slightly higher than the original.
C/P Cupcake. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate Cupcake.
Position cupcakes near the heel of the glitter shoe.
C/P Shoes 2. Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Position between the milkshake layers.
C/P Flower Cluster. Resize by 30%.
Go to Adjust, Color Balance, Manual Color Correct.
Set the source to white and the target to a red.
Dropshadow flower cluster and position over the left side of the ribbon under the other elements.
Using the 5X5 Pixel font type out your text.
Position over the top right of the frame and convert to raster layer.
Add Gradient Glow of 3.
Dropshadow.
Using the Fabulous 50's font type out your name.
Add Eyecandy 4000 Glass.
Add Gradient Glow of 3 in red.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Corny Kids tut...(FTU)

Supplies Used:
Tube by Chrissy Clark (I got mine from AMI which has closed). Get it at CDO.
FTU kit called Tasha's Halloween by Gimptastic Scraps. Get it HERE.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow (Font Only)
Font: American Life.

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Spiderweb. Resize by 105%.
C/P Frame 4.
Resize by 75%.
Use your magic wand to select inside the frame.
Selections, Modify, Expand by 3.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
C/P Paper 6 into selection.
C/P your tube. 
Position as desired under the frame.
Selections, Invert, Delete.
Deselect.
Dropshadow tube & Frame.
C/P Spider Dangle. Resize by 65%. Dropshadow.
Position over the left side of the frame.
C/P Pub Sign. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position over the spiderweb on the spider dangle.
Use your eraser tool to remove any part of the dangle that sits above the sign.
C/P Danger Tape. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate tape.
Use your deform tool to position both tapes at the bottom of the frame.
C/P Candt corn Devil. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position to the left side of the tape.
C/P Candy Corn ghost. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position to the right of the devil.
C/P Pumpkins. Resize by 30%.
Use your lasso tool to select the pumpkin on the right.
Delete the large pumpkin.
Deselect.
Image, Mirror.
Position the small pumpkin at the bottom of the candy corn.
Type out your font.
Apply Inner bevel of choice.
Add Gradient Glow of 3.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Devil You Know tut...

Supplies used:
Vamp Lady tube by Ismael Rac. Get it HERE. (FYI....I would recommend buying the pack like I did ;)
Sexy Little Devil kit by Bibi's Collection. Get it at SATC.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow & Glass
Font: American Life

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Element 10. Resize by  50%.
Select the inside of the frame using your magic wand.
Selections, Modify, Expand by 3.
Add a new raster layer.
C/P Paper 8 into selection.
Deselect.
Duplicate paper. 
Change the layer property to multiply.
C/P Element 46. Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Position under the upper left corner of the frame.
C/P Element 24. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Change the opacity to 50.
Position over the cloud.
C/P Element 74. Resize by 30&. Dropshadow.
Image, Mirror.
Position over the moon.
C/P Element 81. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Image, Mirror.
Position under the right side of the frame.
C/P Element 57. Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Position over the bottom of the tree.
C/P Element 34. Resize by 55%. Dropshadow.
Position under the edge of the fence.
C/P Element 77. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position under the top of the graves.
Lower the opacity to 50.
Dropshadow frame.
C/P Element 93. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position over the top bar of the frame.
C/P Element 42. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position over the top right corner of the frame.
C/P Element 38. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position the candles just below the cross.
C/P Element 45. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position over the base of the candelabra.
C/P Element 89. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate rose and mirror.
Duplicate original rose again and flip.
Position the roses over the tree.
C/P Element 40. Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate glass.
Position just right of the bottom of the tree.
C/P Element 44. Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate rose.
Position roses over the bottom right of the glasses.
C/P Element 8. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position over the bottom of the roses.
C/P Your tube over the left side of the frame. Dropshadow.
Type out your font.
Apply Eyecandy 4000 glass.
Add Gradient Glow of 3 in black.
Dropshadow.
Select your background layer.
C/P Element 4. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate glass a few times and position around the frame.
C/P Element 5. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate a few times & position over the glass.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

Autumn Fae tut...

Supplies Used:
Meadow Rainbow Glitter tube by Bonnie's Creations. Get it HERE.
Delight Fall kit by Tasha's Playground. Get it at SATC.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient glow (Font Only)
Font: Rodding

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P frame 2. Resize by 75%.
Select the inside of your frame using the magic wand.
Selections, Modify, Expand by 3.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
C/P Paper 11 into selection.
Add another new raster layer.
C/P Paper 9 into selection.
Deselect.
Change the layer property on the top paper to Hard light and the opacity to 90.
Dropshadow frame.
C/P Lights. Resize by 60%. Dropshadow.
Position near the top of the frame.
C/P Branch 2. Dropshadow.
Position over the left side of the frame.
C/P Vines. Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Position over the branch.
C/P Berries 2. Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position over the bottom left side of the frame.
Type out your font.
Apply inner bevel of choice.
Add gradient glow of 3 in a contrasting color.
Dropshadow.
C/P Mushroom house. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position over your font.
C/P Snail. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the mushrooms.
C/P Bird. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position on the short mushroom.
C/P your tube.
Position over the bottom right of the frame.
Don't forget your copyright & watermark.

Golden Gal tut....

Supplies Used:
Golden Goddess tube By Scott Blair. Unfortunately He doesn't seem to be selling tubes anymore. But you should go bug him on facebook and tell him to come back ;)
Funeral of Hearts 2 kit by Manipulated By Magik. Get it at PFD
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow
Gold pattern of choice...Mine you can just right click and save....
Font: SF Hollywood Hills

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Frame 2. Resize by 75%.
Select the inside of the frame using your magic wand.
Selections, Modify, Expand by 3.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
C/P Paper 13 into selection.
Deselect.
Dropshadow frame.
C/P Foliage. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Image, Mirror.
Position over the top right side of the frame.
Duplicate leaves.
Image, Flip.
C/P  Hearts Scatter 2. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position over the top leaves.
Duplicate & Flip.
C/P Wire 1. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the center of the leaves.
C/P Winged Heart. Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position on a slight angle.
C/P Lips. Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position on a slight angle at the bottom of the winged heart.
C/P your tube. Dropshadow.
Select your pattern as the background in your layer palette.
Type out your name.
Add Gradient Glow of 3 in black.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright & watermark.


Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Autumn Fall tut..

Supplies Used:
Autumn Fall tube by Zindy. Get it HERE.
Happy Fall kit By Bibi's Collection. Get it at SATC.
Font: A&S Rhino

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Element 66. Resize by 30%.
Select the inside of the frame using your magic wand.
Selections, modify, Expand by 3.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
C/P Paper 4 into selection.
C/P your tube.
Position as desired under the frame.
Selections, Invert, Delete.
Dropshadow frame & Tube.
C/P Element 23.Resize by  50%. Dropshadow.
Image, Mirror.
Position at the bottom of the frame.
C/P Element 70. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Image, Rotate, Free Rotate 90 degrees.
Position going up the bottom right side of the frame.
C/P Element 71. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position over the leaves near the bottom right.
C/P Element 72. Resize by  75%. Dropshadow.
Image, Mirror.
Position so the branches fall over the left bottom of the frame.
C/P Element 40. Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Position over the empty part of the branch.
C/P Element 48. Resize by 15%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the tall mushrooms.
C/P Element 57. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position in front of the pumpkins.
C/P Element 59. Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position the bird sitting on one of the branches.
Type out your font.
Apply inner bevel & dropshadow of choice.
Select your background layer.
C/P Element 73. Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate bricks a few times and position them sticking out under the frame.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.