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 Amy Matthews tube 33-3 which you need a license to use.
Scrap kit of choice. I am using ScrapMonti_IB-AmyMathews-26-3 by Monti
Font of choice, I am using Rage Italic
Mask: WSLMask84 - Mask links on right sidebar
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 frame 2 copy and paste as a new layer
click inside with your magic wand, selections, modify, expand 2, selections, invert
open paper 6 copy and paste as a new layer
click delete on your keyboard, deselect
Copy and paste your tube as a new layer, arrange on the left
Now add your elements:
element 19 resize 45% arrange in top section of frame on left, duplicate, drag right
drop opacity of the one on the left to about 30
element 5 resize 35% arrange on top left, duplicate, drag to top right
element 15 resize 45% arrange in front of tube on left
word art 1 resize 45% arrange on bottom right
Copy and paste paper 1 above the white background
apply your mask, merge group, resize 110%
crop and resize
add your copyright and credits as needed
add your text and save