Sunday, December 30, 2012

Celebrate In The City...

Supplies Used:
Roxy Limited Edition by Gemini Creationz. This tube was a limited release but your can get the larger version of the tube HERE.
2013 Fireworks kit by Bibi's Collection. Get it at SATC.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow (Font Only)
Font: Swan Song

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Element 65.
Resize by 75%.
Dropshadow.
Select around the inside of the frame with your selection tool.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
Flood fill with color #655066.
Add another new raster layer.
Open paper 4.
Image, Flip.
Image, Mirror.
C/P into selection.
Change the layer property to Luminance (L).
C/P Element 50.
Resize by 75%.
Selections, Invert, Delete.
Deselect.
Dropshadow city layer.
C/P Element 11.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position over the bottom of the frame layer.
C/P Element 37.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position over the left side of the frame.
C/P Element 66.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the left side of the frame.
C/P Element 39.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate bottle.
Position bottles over the bottom of the clack.
C/P Element 70.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate firework.
Position fireworks to the bottom right of the clock bottom.
C/P Element 3.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the bottles.
C/P Element 31.
Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the drink.
C/P your tube.
Dropshadow.
Position over the right side of the frame.
(If desired C/P Element 53. Resize by 25%. Position over your tube. Use your eraser tool to remove the sides of the headband so it looks like the tube is wearing it.)
Type out your font.
Apply inner bevel of choice.
Add Gradient Glow of 3 in black.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.
 

Birthday Babe tut...(FTU)

Supplies Used:
Emo Girl 3 tube by Eugene Rzhevskii. Get it at PFD.
Cheers! Sampler kit from Manipulated By Magik. Get it HERE.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow (Font Only)
Fonts: Velvenda Cooler & Scrap Cursive

Open a new image size 500 by 500
C/P Frame 1.
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.
 Flood fill with color #077688.
Add another new raster layer.
C/P Paper 10 into selection.
Deselect.
Change the layer property to Screen.
Dropshadow frame layer.
C/P Bottle & Flute.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position near the center of the left side of the frame.
C/P Balloons.
Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Position near the top left side of the frame.
C/P Fireworks 2.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate fireworks.
Position fireworks around the balloons.
C/P Confetti.
Resize by 30%.
Dropshadow.
Position under the balloons.
C/P Champagne.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate Champagne.
Position bottles to the left of the blue bottle.
C/P Champagne Flutes.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the bottles.
C/P Deco 2.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the flutes.
C/P Cocktail.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the right side of the party hat.
C/P Sweet Puff.
Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate Sweet Puff.
Position over the top hat on deco 2. (If needed use your eraser to remove any excess from the hat.)
C/P your tube over the right side of the frame.
Dropshadow.
Use your eraser tool to remove any excess from the tube.
Using the velvenda cooler font in caps type out Birthday Babe.
Convert to raster layer.
Apply inner bevel of choice.
Add Gradient Glow of 3.
Dropshadow.
Using the scrap cursive font type out your name.
Apply inner bevel of choice.
Add Gradient Glow of 3.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.
 

Friday, December 28, 2012

Polar Princess tut...

Supplies Used:
Winter Beauty tube by Zindy. Get it HERE.
Ginger Snap Greetings Collab. I used the part from A Tagger's Scrap. Spend $5 and get it FREE HERE.
Eyecandy 4000 gradient Glow (Font Only)
Font: Ukrainian Brush Script

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Frame 1.
Resize by  90%.
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.
Add another new raster layer.
C/P your tube into selection.
Deselect.
Dropshadow tube.
Change the layer property to Luminance (L).
Dropshadow frame layer.
C/P Tinsel.
Resize by 60%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position along the top of the frame.
C/P Flower 4.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the center of the tinsel.
C/P Flower 2. 
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position under one side of the white flower.
Duplicate flower and mirror.
C/P Pine Cone.
Image, Rotate, Free rotate 90 Degrees.
Position under the right side of the blue flower.
Duplicate & Mirror.
C/P Snowflakes 2.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Image, Rotate, Free rotate 90 degrees.
Position over one side of the frame.
Duplicate flakes & Mirror.
C/P Tree 1.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate tree.
Position both trees over the bottom right corner of the frame.
C/P Chapel.
Resize by 60%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the trees.
C/P Snowman. 
Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Position over the bottom right of the chapel.
C/P Polar Bears.
Resize by 60%. Dropshadow.
Position over the bottom left side of the chapel.
Select your background layer.
C/P Stars.
Resize by 50%.
Position unde rthe bottom edge of the frame.
Duplicate Stars.
Image, Flip.
C/P Snowflakes.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position one side of the frame.
Duplicate & Mirror.
Type out your font.
Apply inner bevel of choice.
Add Gradient Glow of 3.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright and watermark.

Golden Winter tut...

Supplies Used:
Oh So Golden Xmas kit by Bibi's Collection.
Winter Glamour tube by Ismael Rac. Get it HERE.
Font: Tallyrand

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Element 60.
Resize by 60%.
Position near the center of the canvas.
Using your magic wand tool select around the inside of the frame.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
C/P Paper 12 into selection.
Deselect.
C/P your tube.
Dropshadow.
Use the eraser tool to remove anything that hangs over the frame.
C/P Element 46.
Resize by 15%. Dropshadow.
Position over the top left side of the frame.
C/P Element 50.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position between the flakes on the element.
C/P Element 15.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the gold poinsetta.
Use your eraser tool to remove the excess ribbon from the bow.
C/P Element 39.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position hanging just under the bottom of the bow.
C/P Element 80.
Image, Mirror.
Resize by 75%.
Position at the bottom of the frame.
C/P Element 38.
Resize by 50%.
Position over the right side of the snow.
Type out your font.
Apply inner bevel of choice.
Dropshadow.
Select the background layer.
C/P Element 82.
Duplicate stars.
Image, Flip & Mirror.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark

Party for 2013 tut...

Supplies Used:
Melissa Tube by Very Many. Get her as an exclusive at PFD.
2013 Party kit by Tasha's Playground. Get it at PFD.
Eyecandy 4000 gradient Glow
Font: Betty's Hand

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P frame 3.
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 12 into selection.
Add another new raster layer.
C/P Paper 3 into selection.
Deselect.
Change the layer property to Luminance (l).
C/P Beads 2. 
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate beads. 
Position both sets of beads near the top inside of the frame.
C/P Ball Drop.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position under the upper left side of the frame.
C/P Beads.
Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Position over the ball.
Dropshadow frame layer.
C/P Swirl.
Image, Rotate, Free Rotate 90 degrees.
Position over the right side of the frame.
C/P Firework 4.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position over the right side of the frame.
C/P Word Art 2.
Resize by 50%.
Apply Gradient Glow of 3 in white.
Dropshadow.
Position over the right side of the frame.
C/P Keyboard.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Image, Rotate, Free Rotate 90 degrees.
Use your deform tool to position over the left side of the frame.
C/P Stars.
Image, Mirror.
Resize by  30%. Dropshadow.
Position near the top of the keyboard.
C/P Bottle.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position near the bottom of the keyboard.
C/P Champagne Glass.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate glass.
Position glass to the bottom right of the bottle.
C/P Clock.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the bottom of the bottle and glasses.
C/P Confetti Trumpet.
Image, Mirror.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position under the top right side of the clock.
C/P Hat.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the top left side of the clock.
Type out your font.
Apply inner bevel of choice.
Add Gradient Glow of 3.
Dropshadow.
Select your background layer.
C/P Fireworks.
Position under the bottom right side of the frame.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

Rockstar Party tut...

Supplies Used:
Dread Rawks tube by Four X Designs. Get it HERE.
Celebrate! kit by Manipulated By Magik. Get it HERE.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow (Font Only)
Mura's Meister Copies
Mask of choice
Font: Brother Tattoo & Sakkal Majalla

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Frame 3.
Resize by 95%.
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 10 into selection.
Deselect.
Dropshadow frame.
C/P your tube.
Dropshadow.
Use your eraser to remove any excess at the bottom of the tube.
C/P Speaker.
Resize by 65%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate speaker.
Position over the left side of the star.
C/P Guitar.
Resize by 65%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position at the bottom of the speakers.
C/P Turntable.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the guitar.
C/P Microphone.
Image, Mirror.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position under the edge of the turntable.
C/P Wine.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position over the right side of the frame.
C/P Champagne.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Image, Mirror.
Position over the bottom of the wine bottle.
C/P Champagne Flutes.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the bottles.
C/P Cocktail.
 Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate Cocktail.
Position one cocktail at the bottom of the champagne flutes, The other under the middle of the 2 bottles.
C/P Shotglass.
Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Position over the bottom right of the champagne bottle.
Duplicate Shot glass.
Image, Rotate, Free Rotate 90 degrees.
Position at the bottom of the original shotglass.
Type out your font.
Apply inner bevel of choice.
Add Gradient Glow of 3.
Dropshadow.
Select the background layer.
C/P Mirror Ball.
Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Position under the top left side of the frame.
C/P Cityscape.
Resize by 95%.
Go to adjust, Color Balance, Manual color correct.
Set the source to white, The target to #226077.
Dropshadow.
C/P Star Spiral. Dropshadow.
Position under the bottom left side of the frame.
Using the Sakkal Majalla font size 10 in caps type out Party Like A Rockstar across the top of your tag 3 times.
Apply Mura's Meister copies Shift mode V-Tile. Number 1, Tile Gap 5.
Apply your mask and merge group.
Dropshadow.
Change the layer property to Screen.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.
 

Thursday, December 27, 2012

Winter Wonder tut...

Supplies Used:
Here Comes Winter tube by Zindy. Get it HERE.
New Year's Babe kit by Bibi's Collection. Get it at SATC.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow (Font Only)
Font: Dear Joe Four

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Element 54.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Using your lasso tool select all the way around the frame.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
C/P Paper 1 into selecton.
Deselect.
C/P Element 611.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position under the center of the frame.
Duplicate hanging element 2 times.
Position one to each side of the original.
Click on your paper layer.
Selections, Select all, Float.
Invert selection.
Hit delete on your left and right hanging element layers.
Deselect.
C/P your tube. Dropshadow.
Use your eraser tool to remove any part of the tube over the frame.
C/P Element 6.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position along the top left side of the frame.
C/P Element 48.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position near the bow of the branch element.
C/P Element 5.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position the star of the element over the knot on the bow of the branch.
C/P Element 43.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate bird and mirror.
Position the birds over the lantern top.
Type out your font.
Apply inner bevel of choice.
Add Gradient Glow of 3.
Dropshadow.
Select your background layer.
C/P Element 41.
Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Position under the top left of the frame.
C/P Element 15.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position along the top of the frame.
Duplicate stars.
Image, Rotate, Free Rotate 90 degrees.
Position under the left side of the frame.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

 

Icy Winter tut...

Supplies Used:
White Winter tube by Zindy. Get it HERE.
Ice Is Nice kit by A Tagger's Scrap. Get it at SATC.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow (Font Only)
Font: MV Boli

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Frame 2.
Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Using your selection tool select around the outside edge of the frame.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
C/P Paper 13 into selection.
Deselect.
Using your selection tool select around the inside of the frame.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
C/P tube into selection.
Deselect.
Change the layer property on your tube to Luminance (L).
Dropshadow tube.
C/P Holly Branch.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Image, Mirror.
Position over the top of the frame.
Duplicate Holly branch.
Image, Rotate, Free rotate 90 Degrees.
Position down the top left of the frame.
C/P  Baubles 2.
Image, Mirror.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position along the top part of the frame.
C/P Snowy Leaves.
Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Image, Rotate, Free Rotate 90 Degrees.
Position over the left side of the frame.
C/P Snow Branch.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Image, Flip.
Position over the left side of the frame.
Duplicate branch and mirror.
Move to the left side of the frame.
C/P Ornament 1.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position over the left side of the frame.
C/P Icy Decoration.
Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Position over the top left side of the frame.
Type out your font.
Apply inner bevel of choice.
Apply Gradient Glow of 3 in white.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

Celebrate With Style tut...

Supplies Used:
Lady Marmalade tube by Lady Mishka. This was a prepaid tube from PFD.
Cheers! kit by Manipulated By Magik. Get it HERE.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow (Font Only)
Font: SP Pretty Purkey

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Frame 1.
Resize by 65%.
Select the inside of the frame using your magic wand.
Selections, Modify, Expand by 3.
Add a new raster layer under your frame layer.
C/P Paper 14 into selection.
Deselect.
Dropshadow frame layer.
C/P your tube.
Dropshadow.
Use your eraser tool to remove any excess at the bottom of the tube.
C/P Champagne 2.
 Resize by 60%. Dropshadow.
Position near the left middle of the frame.
C/P Champagne Flutes.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position to the right of the champagne bottle.
C/P Streamers.
Image, Rotate, Free Rotate 90 degrees.
Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the frame.
C/P Streamer.
Image, Rotate, Free Rotate 90 degrees.
Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the frame.
C/P String.
 Image, Rotate, Free Rotate 90 degrees.
Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
 Position at the bottom of the frame.
 C/P Sparkles.
Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the frame.
C/P clock.
 Resize by 40%.
Use your deform tool to position over the bottom of the champagne flutes.
Dropshadow.
C/P Confetti.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position at the top of the clock.
C/P Top Hat.
Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Image, Mirror.
Position to the top left of the clock.
C/P Heel.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the clock.
C/P Polishes.
Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Position over the left side of the heel.
Type out your font.
Apply inner bevel of choice.
Apply Gradient Glow of 3.
Dropshadow.
Select the background layer.
C/P Confetti.
Resize by 125%.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

Wednesday, December 26, 2012

New Year's Party tut...(FTU)

Supplies Used:
Happy New Year tube by Ismael Rac. Get it HERE.
2013:After Party kit by Tasha's Playground. Get it HERE.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow (Font Only)
Font: Satisfaction.

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Ball Drop.
Position to the right side of your canvas.
Dropshadow.
C/P Cityscape.
Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Position under the top left side of the ball.
Duplicate cityscape.
Movedown and line up with the base of the ball.
C/P Firework 2.
Resize by 40%.
C/P Firework 3.
Resize by 40%.
Position both fireworks over the top left side of the ball.
C/P Champagne.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position over the edge of the 2013.
Using your eraser tool remove the part of the bottle over the numbers.
C/P Champagne.
Resize by 50%.
Use your deform tool to position the bottle over the bottom edge of the 2013.
C/P Glitter Spray.
Resize by 65%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the 2013 base.
C/P Scatter.
Image, Rotate, Free Rotate 90 degrees.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position over the glitter spray.
C/P your tube. Dropshadow.
Position over the cityscape.
Type out your font.
Apply Gradient Glow of 3 in white.
Apply inner bevel of choice.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

Mystical Celebration tut...(Limited Time Freebie)

Supplies Used:
New Year Star Pinup tube by Zindy. Get it HERE.
Black Winter kit by Bibi's Collection. Get it at SATC.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow (Font Only)
Font: Segoe Script

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Element 40.
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.
Flood Fill color #35184f.
Add another new raster layer.
C/P Paper 9 into selection.
Deselect.
Change the property on the paper to Luminance.
Dropshadow frame.
C/P Element  12.
Resize by 50%.
C/P Element 61.
Resize by 70%. Dropshadow.
Position near the top of the frame.
C/P Element 39.
Resize by 70%. Dropshadow.
Position over the center of the white frame.
C/P Element 101.
Resize by 65%. Dropshadow.
Position over the left side of the frame.
C/P Element 64.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position sitting on the base of the candelabra.
C/P element 46.
Resize by 30%.
Adjust, Color Balance, Manual Color correct.
Set the source to black, Target to your desired color.
Position over the bottom of the candelabra .
Move under the hat layer.
C/P Element 9.
Image, Flip.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position.
 Position over the bottom of the candelabra .
Move under the hat layer. 
C/P Element 16.
 Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate & Mirror.
Position drinks to the right of the hat.
C/P Element 3.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position near the bottom of the drinks.
C/P Element 110.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position to the left of the shoe heel.
C/P Element 67.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the right side of the shoe.
C/P Element 33.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the shoe.
C/P your tube.
(I adjusted the color on the corset)
Dropshadow.
Position over the right side of the frame.
Type out your font.
Apply inner bevel of choice.
Add Gradient Glow of 3.
Dropshadow.
Select your background layer.
C/P element 49.
Position under the top left side of the frame.
Duplicate, Flip, & Mirror.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

Blue Miracle tut...

Supplies Used:
Winter Angel tube by Loshadka. Get it at PFD.
(Just a note...This tube I Have edited a bit so it would look right)
Christmas Fairytale kit by Bibi's Collection. Get it at SATC.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow (Font Only)
Font: Mr. Blaketon

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Element 41.
Resize by 65%.
Select the inside of the frame using your magic wand.
Selections, Modify, Expand by 2.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
C/P Paper 3 into selection.
Image, Flip.
Deselect.
Dropshadow frame.
C/P tube. Dropshadow.
Position over the right side of the frame.
C/P Element 56.
Resize by  75%. 
Position over the left side of the frame.
C/P Element 110.
Image, Flip.
Resize by 75%.
Position along the bottom frame layer.
C/P Element 40.
Image, Rotate, Free Rotate 90 degrees.
Resize by 65%.  Dropshadow.
Position over the left side of the frame.
C/P Element 97.
Image, Rotate, Free rotate 90 degrees.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate branch and flip.
Position branches over the blue branch so they line up in the middle.
C/P Element 100.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate and flip.
Line the silver branches up over the white branches.
C/P element 99.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate & Flip.
Line the light blue branches up over the silver branches.
C/P Element 105.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the center of the branches.
C/P Element 96.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate leaf andflip.
Position under the edges of the white flower.
C/P Element 18.
 Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the center of the flower.
C/P Element 108.
Resize by 50%.
Dropshadow.
Repeat dropshadow.
Type out your font.
Add Gradient Glow of 3 in white.
Apply inner bevel of choice.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

Winter Chill tut...(FTU)

Supplies Used:
Tube by Unholy Vault Designs. She used to sell at MPT & PTE but your can read about her tubes on her page HERE.
Winter Bliss kit by Tasha's Playground. Get it HERE.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow (Font Only)
Font: Sheer Grace

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 1 into selection.
Deselect.
Dropshadow frame layer.
C/P Branch 2.
Image, Rotate, Free rotate 90 degrees.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position over the left side of the frame.
C/P Branch 1.
Image, Rotate, Free rotate 90 degrees.
Image, Mirror
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position over the purple branch
C/P Snowflake.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position over the top of the branches.
C/P Flower 1.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the center of the snowflake.
C/P Pine Cone. 
Resize by 40% Dropshadow.
Duplicate Pine Cone and mirror.
Position hanging under the flower layer.
C/P your tube. Dropshadow.
Position over the right side of the frame.
C/P Snowflakes.
Resize by 75%.
Position starting near the top left of the frame.
Type out your font.
Apply inner bevel of choice.
Add Gradient Glow of 3.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.


Monday, December 24, 2012

Rockin' Resolution tut...

Supplies Used:
Hot New Year tube by Celinart Pinup. Get it at SATC.
New Year kit by Bibi's Collection. Get it at SATC.
Font: Tiamaria

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Element 84.
Resize by 65%. Dropshadow.
Using your lasso tool select all the way around the frame.
Add a new raster layer under the frame layer.
C/P Paper 4 into selection.
Deselect.
C/P Element 94.
Resize by 75%. Dropshadow.
Position over the top of the frame.
C/P Element 39.
Resize by  75%. Dropshadow.
Position at the top of the frame.
C/P Element 68.
Dropshadow.
Position near the top left side of the frame.
C/P Element 26.
 Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position the top of the bottle over the bottom of the pink firework.
Duplicate bottle.
Use your deform tool to angle the bottom of the bottle over the original.
C/P Element 43.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position between the tops of the bottles.
C/P Element 50.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position under the bottom of the bottles.
C/P Element 5.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the glass.
C/P Element 4.
Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Position to the right of the hat cupcake.
C/P Element 49.
Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the cupcakes.
C/P Element 27. 
Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Position to the right of the bottle.
C/P Element 30.
Image, Mirror.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position over the bottom of the bottle rocket.
C/P Element 56.
Image, Mirror.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position to the right of the firework.
C/P your tube.
Dropshadow.
Position on the right side of the frame.
Type out your font.
Apply inner bevel and dropshadow of choice.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

Christmastime Cuties tut...

Supplies Used:
Tube by Shawli. I think this was a MPT xmas gift ago ago but she has loads of xmas tubes HERE.
Sky's Winter kit by Bibi's Collection. Get it at SATC.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow (Font only)
Font: Scriptina

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Element 13.
Resize by 60%.
Select the inside of the frame using your magic wand.
Selections, Modfy, 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 13 into selection.
Change the layer property to Luminance.
C/P Element 16.
Resize by 50%.
Position under the bottom edge of the selection.
C/P Element 48.
Resize by 50%
Position under the top edge of the selection.
Selections, Invert.
Hit delete on both the fence and icicle layers.
Dropshadow fence, Icicles, & Frame.
C/P Element 81.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position between the staples at the top of the frame.
C/P Element  9.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the frame layer.
C/P Element 60.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate flakes.
Image, Mirror.
Position both flakes over the top of the snow mound.
C/P Element 35.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
position over the right side of the frame.
C/P Element 10.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate lamp.
Position over the white tree.
C/P Element 42.
Image, Rotate, Free Rotate 90 degrees.
Resize by  50%. Dropshadow.
Position over the lamps.
C/P Element 19.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Image, Mirror.
Position over the bottom of the branches.
C/P Element 22.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Image, Mirror.
Position over the centers of the flower clusters.
C/P Element 56.
Image, Rotate, Free rotate 90 degrees.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Image, Mirror.
Position over each side of the flower clusters.
C/P Element 65.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate bow.
Image, Mirror.
Position over the center of the leaves.
Slect your background layer.
C/P Element 18.
Resize by 75%.
C/P Element 8.
Dropshadow.
Position under the left side of the frame.
Duplicate.
Image, Flip& Mirror.
Type out your font.
Add Gradient Glow of 3 in white.
Apply inner bevel then dropshadow of choice.
C/P your tube. Dropshadow.
Position over the left side of the frame.
C/P 1.
Resize by 20%. Dropshadow.
Position near the feet of your tube.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

Sunday, December 23, 2012

Wicked Wonderland tut...

Supplies Used:
December 2011 bonus tube by Ed Mironiuk. This tube is retired but keep your eyes open cause they do open the vault at CDO.
Xmas emo/punk kit by Bibi's Collection. This kit is exclusive to SATC.
Mask of choice.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow and glass (Font Only)
Font: Selfish
My Wordart, Click the right click to save. (Or if you prefer I used the fonts Misfit 2 and Monika so you can make your own :)

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Element 38. 
Resize by 65%.
Select the inside of the frame using your magic wand.
Selections, Modify, Expand by 3.
Add a new raster layer under your frame layer.
Flood fill color of your choice. (I Used #204311)
Add another new raster layer.
C/P paper 3 into selection.
Deselect.
Change the property on the top paper to Luminance (l).
Change the opacity of the top paper to 80.
Dropshadow frame.
C/P Element 34.
Resize by 65%. Dropshadow.
Position over the left side of the frame.
C/P Element 1.
Resize by 10%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate the skull several times.
Use Image, Mirror on about half the skulls.
Position the skulls as ornaments on the tree.
C/P Element 57.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position about 1/4 of the way up the left side of the tree.
C/P Element 14.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate bottle.
Position both bottles over the blue bag on the candy canes.
C/P Element 18.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position at the bottom of the bottles.
C/P my wordart. 
Dropshadow.
Position lining the top of the word art up with the top line on the drink.
Type out your name at the bottom of the word art.
Apply Eyecandy 4000 Glass.
Add Gradient Glow of 3 in black.
Dropshadow.
C/P your tube on the right side of the frame.
Dropshadow.
Select your background layer.
C/P Element 15.
Dropshadow.
Position under the top half of the frame.
Duplicate tulle.
Image, flip.
C/P Element 62.
Position over the top part of the tulle.
Duplicate and flip.
Merge layer down.
Apply mask of choice and merge group.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

Neon Xmas tut...

Supplies Used:
Mega Tube 90-1 by Ed Mironiuk. Get it at CDO.
A Tagger's Scraps part of the Christmas In The City Collab from SATC.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow (Font Only)
Font: Swan Song

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Frame 2.
Adjust, Color Balance, Manual color correct.
Set the source to the light pink of the frame, The target to your desired color.
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 5 into selection.
Deselect.
C/P your tube.
Dropshadow.
Duplicate frame layer.
Use your eraser tool to remove any excess frame over the top of the tube.
Dropshadow original frame layer.
C/P Branch 2.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position the branch near the top left side of the frame.
C/P Branch 2 again.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Use your deform tool to position along the bottom left side of the frame.
C/P Xmas Bells.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Image, Mirror.
Position over the branch on the bottom left side of the frame.
Duplicate bells.
Use your deform tool to position over the top left branch.
C/P Flower 2. 
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Iamge, Mirror.
Position over the center of the branches.
C/P Holly Berries.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate Holly Berries.
Use your deform tool to position berries between the different clors flowers.
C/P Flower 3.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the center of the flower cluster.
C/P Ornament 2.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate Ornament.
Position so they look like they are hanging from the center of the flower.
Type out your font.
Apply inner bevel of choice.
Add gradient Glow of 3.
Dropshadow.
Select your background layer.
C/P Gem Flake.
Resize by 200%. Dropshadow.
Position more towards the top right of the frame.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.

Hardcore Holiday tut...

Supplies used:
Ed Mironiuk Mega tube 90-3. Get it at CDO.
Bibi's Collections part of the Christmas In The City Collab. Spend $10 and get it free at SATC.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow and Glass (Font Only)
Fonts: The End. & The Nautigal

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Element 62.
Resize by 95%
Duplicate Element.
Image, Rotate, Free rotate 15 degrees right.
Adjust, Color balance, Manual color correct.
Set the source to black, the target to a color from your tube.
Duplicate black tulle again.
Image, Rotate, Free rotate 15 degrees left.
Adjust, Color balance, Manual color correct.
Set the source to black, the target to another color from your tube.
C/P Element 22.
 Resize by 40%.
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 6 into selection.
Add another new raster layer.
C/P Paper 1 into selection.
Change the layer property to luminance (l).
C/P Element 2.
Resize by 75%.
Position under the frame.
Selections, Invert, Delete.
Deselect.
Dropshadow frame layer.
C/P Element 39.
Resize by 65%.
Position over the bottom of the frame.
Duplicate, Flip, & Mirror.
Erase your excess sparkles as desired.
C/P Element 14.
Resize by 65%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate lamp.
Position both lamps along the left side of the frame.
C/P Element 36.
Resize by 55%.
Use your deform tool to position and scale over the lap posts.
Duplicate branch.
Change the layer property to multiply.
Dropshadow original branch layer.
C/P Element 1.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position near the bottom left of the frame.
C/P Element 46.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position near the center of the flowers.
C/P Element 31.
Image, Mirror.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position so the toe of the shoe covers the bottom of the candles.
C/P your tube. Dropshadow.
Position over the right side of the frame.
Using the The End. Font in color #9e0041 Type out Hardcore Holiday just below the frame layer.
Convert to raster layer.
Apply Eyecandy 4000 Glass of choice.
Add Gradient Glow of 3 in color #5dd846.
Dropshadow.
Using the Nautigal font type out Wishing You A in color #5dd846.
Convert to raster layer.
Position over your Hardcore Holiday text.
Apply Eyecandy 4000 Glass.
Add Gradient Glow of 3 in color  #9e0041.
Dropshadow.
Repeat steps above with The End. font to add your name.
Don't forget to add your copyright & Watermark.
 

Saturday, December 22, 2012

Christmas Critters tut...

Supplies Used:
Merry Christmas Girl by Zindy. Get her exclusive at DSI.
Waiting For Santa kit by Bibi's Collection. Get it at SATC.
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow (Font Only)
Font: SF Hollywood Hills

Open a new image size 500 by 500.
C/P Element 26.
Resize by 125%.
C/P Element 91.
Resize by 65% Dropshadow.
Position along the top of the frame.
C/P Element 62.
Resize by 30%.
Duplicate branch and mirror.
Position along the top of the frame.
C/P Element 99.
Image, Rotate, Free Rotate 90 degrees.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Duplicate & Mirror.
Position near the top center of the window.
C/P Element 23.
Resize by 65%. Dropshadow.
Position along the left side of the frame.
C/P Element 41.
Resize by 50%. Dropshadow.
Position over the bottom left of the tree.
C/P Element 32.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position over the bottom right of the tree.
C/P Element 24.
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position between the boxes.
C/P Element 56. 
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
Position near the bottom of the box of ornaments.
C/P element 119. 
Resize by 40%. Dropshadow.
C/P over the far right side of the train.
C/P Element 118.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow
Position over the bottom of the green gift box.
C/P Element 9.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position over the top center of the bottom right window.
C/P Element 13.
Resize by 30%. Dropshadow.
Position at the top of the tree.
C/P your tube. Dropshadow.
Type out your font.
Add inner bevel of choice.
Apply Gradient Glow of 3 in red.
Dropshadow.
Don't forget your copyright & Watermark.