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 Alicia Mujica (Eva tube) which you need a license to use.
Scrap kit of choice. I am using a PTU kit by Tiny Turtle Designs called Delicate Valentine
Font of choice, I am using Ballerina Script
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%
arrange in the center of the frame
Now add your scrap elements:
element 9 resize 65% rotate left 35 arrange behind tube near the top
duplicate, resize 65%, drag down, duplicate and drag to the left
duplicate the large one, drag down the the bottom
element 63 resize 80% arrange on top right, duplicate & mirror, drag down a little on the left
duplicate that one and drag to the bottom right
element 25 arrange between the small squares and the large ones
element 21 arrange just above the white background
element 36 resize 35% arrange below the square elements on the right side, duplicate, drag up to the top left side
element 79 resize 25% rotate left 35 arrange on the top right
element 81 resize 50% arrange behind tube at the bottom
element 80 resize 40% arrange behind tube in center, duplicate & mirror
crop and resize
add your copyright and credits as needed
add your text and save