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 (Happy Easter)
which you need a license to use.
Scrap kit of choice. I am using a PTU kit, Easter Bliss by Niqui's Designs
Font of choice, I am using Pristina
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 950 x 950 pixels with a white background
Open element 69 copy and paste as a new layer, resize 70%
click inside with your magic wand, selections, modify, expand 2, selections, invert
open paper 4 copy and paste as a new layer
click delete on your keyboard, leave selected
Copy and paste your tube as a new layer, resize by 60%
arrange in your frame
erase the bits that hang out of your frame where you don't want them
Now add your elements:
element 27 resize 60% arrange bottom center of frame
element 21 resize 60% arrange in front of basket on left, duplicate & mirror
element 49 resize 50% arrange on left below the flower & basket layers
element 37 resize 50% arrange on bottom right, below the basket
element 7 resize 20% mirror & arrange on bottom left
element 30 resize 20% arrange beside the chick
element 1 resize 55% arrange in the space between the rabbit and basket, behind both layers
element 57 resize 70% arrange behind rabbit on left
element 29 resize 30% arrange by flowers on bottom
crop and resize
add your copyright and credits as needed
add your text and save