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 Kyra Wilson (Mandy tube) which you need a license to use.
Scrap kit of choice. I am using a PTU kit, Spring Beauty by Amy Marie
Font of choice, I am using Segoe Script
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
Open element 50 copy and paste as a new layer
click inside with your magic wand, selections, modify, expand 2, selections, invert
open paper 19 copy and paste as a new layer
click delete on your keyboard, leave selected
Copy and paste your tube as a new layer
arrange in your frame
erase the bits that hang out of your frame where you don't want them
now add your elements:
element 40 arrange on top left, duplicate & mirror, merge together,
duplicate & drag down
element 75 arrange at the bottom of the frame layer
element 92 arrange in the opening of the white flowers, duplicate, drag up and right,
element 28 arrange on bottom left
element 107 resize 55% arrange over the flowers
crop and resize
add your copyright and credits as needed
add your text and save