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 (Brawen tube)
which you need a license to use.
Scrap kit of choice. I am using a PTU kit, Calm Meadow by Tiny Turtle Designs
Font of choice, I am using Obcecada
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
Open element 92 copy and paste as a new layer
click inside with your magic wand, selections, modify, expand 2, selections, invert
open paper 11 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 84 resize 75% arrange on bottom right, duplicate & mirror
element 111 arrange under white flowers on right, duplicate, mirror, duplicate, drag down so it shows below the white flowers
element 103 resize 65% arrange below all the flower layers in the center
element 108 resize 65% arrange on right, duplicate & mirror
element 57 resize 80% arrange on right, below the tube layer
element 78 resize 40% arrange on left, below the white flowers layer
element 24 resize 30% arrange in center of flowers on the bottom, duplicate, mirror, resize 80%
drag just left of other flowers
element 40 resize 50% arrange just above the tube layer on the right
element 54 resize 50% mirror & arrange over element 40
element 55 arrange in between the layers on the bottom
crop and resize
add your copyright and credits as needed
add your text and save