Snaggable versions of this tag in my Fotki album
For this tutorial you will need the following:
Paint Shop Pro, I am using PSP X7, you should be able to use any version.
Tube of choice, I am using the artwork of Misticheskaya (Christine tube) which you need a license to use.
Scrap kit of choice. I am using a PTU kit by Bella Caribena called A Gift From Lucia
Font of choice, I am using Script MT Bold
Plugins: no outside plugins
Just remember that my choices of papers and elements is just a suggestion, change it up and make it yours! You don't have to follow mine exactly.
Add a drop shadow of your choosing to tubes & elements throughout. I usually use 1, 1, 50, 5 unless otherwise noted.
Let's get started!
Open a new canvas 850 x 850 pixels with a white background
Copy and paste your tube as a new layer, resize by 35%
add the following elements
element88 arrange behind tube layer
element 4 arrange on the right side of fireplace
element 31 resize 65% arrange in front of fireplace on right
element 97 resize 50% arrangek to the left of the other gifts
element 51 resize 40% arrange in front of tree
element 83 resize 30% arrange in front of tube
element 16 resize 30% arrange above mantel
crop and resize
add your copyright and credits as needed
add your text and save