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 Heather Valentin (Izzybella tube)
which you need a license to use.
Scrap kit of choice. I am using a PTU kit Lucky in Love by Hania's Design
Font of choice, I am using Speak Easy
Mask: Gems Mask 172
Plugins: No outside plugins used
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 paper 10 above the white background
apply your mask, merge group
add the following:
element 15 arrange on bottom right, duplicate & drag to the left
Copy and paste your tube as a new layer, resize by 15% arrange near the bottom center
element 39 resize 70% arrange between the grass and background layers
element 30 resize 80% arrange on the right behind the fence, erase part of the fence on this layer that sticks out too far
element 77 resize 40% arrange across the fence on the right
element 40 resize 75% arrange behind tower to the left
element 2 resize 50% mirror & arrange on the left side
element 54 resize 30% arrange to the left of the tube
element 60 resize 30% arrange by harp, duplicate & drag to the far right
crop and resize
add your copyright and credits as needed
add your text and save