Saturday, February 27, 2010

Lost In Thought


Lost In Thought
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 2/27/2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Helena Reis. You need a license to use her artwork. I am licensed to her work through MyTagArt.
You can now find her artwork at Dreamscape Imaging.

Supplies Needed:
1 tube and image of choice
Paradyce Lost FTU Scrapkit by DMK Designs
WSL_Mask355 by Weescotslass
cm_template 3 by Deb & Linda
Font of choice (I'm using Jellyka Gare de Chambord)

Open template, hide credit layer, text and small text, shift d to duplicate, close original.

Unhide Raster1, new raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste paper07 into selection,select none, apply mask.

Copy & Paste glitter as a new layer, resize if needed, place top right corner, duplicate,mirror,flip.

Select rectangle layer, selections,select all, float,defloat, copy & paste paper01 as a new layer, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

On both the circle layers, selections,select all, float, defloat, copy & paste paper of choice as a new layer, resize if needed, selections, invert,delete,select none, hide originals.

On the third circle (the big one), selections, select all, float, defloat, copy & paste paper08 as a new layer, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Select the star layers,selections,select all, float,defloat, new raster layer, flood fill with 2 different colors of choice, select none, hide original, you may want to apply some noise to the stars.

Repeat on the rectangles layer.

Copy & Paste doodle01 as a new layer, resize if needed, place to the right.

Select frameback, copy & paste image as a new layer, resize and rotate to your liking, duplicate, on original Blend mode Luminance, on the duplicate Blend mode Soft Light. You may want to play around with the settings.

Copy & Paste staple as a new layer, resize and see my tag for placement.

Copy & Paste doodle02 as a new layer, resize if needed, place to the left bottom.

Copy & Paste tube as a new layer, resize and place to your liking, add drop shadow.

Crop or resize canvas if you need to.

Now you will want to go through and recolor everything to match your tube by using the Change to Target Brush.

Add copyright info and text. Merge visible and now you're ready to save.





Oh Juliet


Oh Juliet
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 2/27/2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Teri Rosario. You need a license to use her artwork. I am licensed through MyTagArt.
You can now purchase her tubes at Creative Design Outlet.

Supplies Needed:
1 tube and image of choice
Scrap of choice OR Cora's Valentine PTU Scrapkit by Sticky Kisses Designs
(Got Mine at MyTagArt)
CM_Template2 by Linda & Deb
WSL_Mask339 by Weescotslass
Font of choice (I'm using ATHelindaRook)

Open template, hide credits, shift d to duplicate, close original.

Unhide background layer, new raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste paper into selection, select none, apply mask.

On both halftone layers you will go to selections, select all, float, defloat, new raster layer, flood fill with a color of choice (each different), select none, hide original.

Select black circle, selections,float,defloat, copy & paste Paper7 as a new layer, resize if needed, selections,invert,delete,select none,hide original.

Select rectangles, selections,select all, float,defloat, new raster layer, flood fill with a complimentary color,select none, hide original.

Copy & Paste sparkles as a new layer, resize to your liking.

Copy & Paste Ivy as a new layer, place to your liking, add drop shadow.

Copy & Paste GlitterHearts as a new layer, resize to your liking, place accordingly.

hide hearts.

Select square, copy & paste image of choice as a new layer, resize to your liking, rotate if needed, duplicate, back on the original, drop opacity to 70, Blend mode Soft Light, on the duplicate layer you will need to change the blend mode to Luminance (Legacy), select square, selections, select all, float, defloat,invert,delete on original, delete on duplicate, select none.

Copy & Paste flowers, resize and arrange to your liking.

Copy & Paste necklace, resize and see my tag for placement.

Hide wordart layers.

Copy & Paste tube as a new layer, resize if needed, add drop shadow.

Resize your canvas if you'd like. Add copyright info and text and you're now ready to save.





Friday, February 26, 2010

Nothing Better Than The Sea


Nothing Better Than The Sea
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 2/26/2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Joanne Schempp. You need a license to use her artwork. I am licensed through MyTagArt.
You can now purchase her tubes at Creative Design Outlet.

Supplies Needed:
2 Tubes of choice
Fresh Freebie Scrapkit by Bea Creations
WSL_Mask222 by Weescotslass
misfits4life template by Laura & Cakes
Font of choice (I'm using Jellyka,Saint-Andrew's Queen & Harabara Bold)

Open template, hide credit layer, shift d to duplicate, close original.

New raster layer, flood fill white, move to the bottom.

New raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste Paper19 into selection, select none, apply mask, add some noise if you'd like.

Select Raster 4 layer, selections,select all, float, defloat, copy & paste Paper18 as a new layer, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

On raster 7, 12, 13, 14 & 15 use the Change to Target Brush to recolor to match your tube or scrapkit (you may want to use 2 or more colors).

Select Raster 8, selections, select all, float, defloat, new raster layer, flood fill with color of choice, hide original.

Copy & Paste glitter02 as a new layer, place toward the top left.

Select Raster 1, selections,select all,float, defloat, copy & paste Paper20 as a new layer, resize 60%, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Select Raster 9, selections,select all, float, defloat, new raster layer, flood fill with color of choice, select none, apply noise if you'd like, hide original.

Select Raster 3, selections,select all,float, defloat, copy & paste Paper04 as a new layer, resize 60%, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Select Raster10, selections,select all, float, defloat, new raster layer, flood fill with color of choice, select none, apply noise if you'd like, hide original.

Copy & Paste beads01 as a new layer, resize to your liking, place toward the bottom left, duplicate,mirror,flip.

Select Raster2, selections,select all, float, defloat, new raster layer, flood fill with color of choice, select none, apply noise if you'd like, hide original.

Copy & Paste tubes of choice as a new layer, placing them to your liking, resizing if needed, add drop shadow to each.

Copy & Paste bling01 as a new layer, see my tag for placement.

Copy & Paste rainbow as a new layer, resize to your liking, see my tag for placement.

Now you can copy & paste flowers of choice as a new layer, resize them and place to your liking.

Select Raster11, selections,select all, float, defloat, new raster layer, flood fill with color of choice, select none, apply noise if you'd like, hide original.

Copy & Paste bow of choice as a new layer, resize if needed, add drop shadow, see my tag for placement.

Resize canvas if you'd like. Add copyright info and text and you are now ready to save.






Mermaid Day


Mermaid Day
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 2/26/2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Joanne Schempp. You need a license to use her artwork. This particular tube was available as a freebie at MyTagArt.
I am licensed through MyTagArt.
You can now purchase her tubes at Creative Design Outlet.

Supplies Needed:
Tube of choice
Scrap of choice
(Or the FTU one I'm using by Sally Gilroy from MyTagArt (which is no longer available) )
Collab Template 1 by Inlove & Sabine
WSL_Mask254 by Weescotslass
Font of choice (I'm using SBC Jills Place)

Open template, hide credits, shift d to duplicate,close original.

Select the Raster 1 layer, new raster layer, flood fill with a complimentary color, apply mask.

Using the Change to Target Brush, recolor the following to match your scrapkit or tube:
Group BG Mask
shape 1
shape 3


Select pink rectangle, selections,select all, float, defloat, new raster layer, flood fill with a color of choice, select none, hide original, duplicate, mirror.

Select Blk rectangle 1 and repeat the above step using a different color.

Hide Pink Rectangle 2 and Blk Rectangle 2.

Select Blk Rectangle Middle, selections,select all, float,defloat, new raster layer, flood fill with a color of choice, select none, hide original.

Repeat with the Pink Rectangle Middle changing the color.

Select blk shape 2, selections, select all, float, defloat, new raster layer, flood fill with color of choice, select none, hide original.

Select doodles, selections, select all, float, defloat, new raster layer, flood fill with a color of choice, select none, apply some noise if you'd like, hide original.

Copy & Paste tube, position to your liking, resize if needed, add drop shadow.

Arrange flowers and butterflies to your liking, resizing as needed and add drop shadow.

You are now ready to resize the canvas if you'd like. Add copyright info and you're ready to save.



Thursday, February 18, 2010

Dreams Of The Sea


Dreams of the Sea
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 2-18-2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Renee Lavoie. You need a license to use her artwork. I have a license through MyTagArt.
Please check her site for new licensing information.

Supplies Needed:
2 Tubes from the same artist
Romancing the Heart FTU Scrapkit by Designs by Vaybs
WSL_Mask302 by Weescotslass
Font of choice (I'm using Al Verdigris)

Open a new canvas 550 x 550 and flood fill white.

New raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste Paper5 into selection, select none, apply mask.

Copy & Paste element2 (heart wordart) as a new layer, resize 75%.

Copy & Paste element30 (heart wire) as a new layer, resize 75%.

Copy & Paste element26 (string frame) as a new layer, resize 75%.

Copy & Paste paper2 as a new layer, move below the frame.
Copy & Paste tube as a new layer, placing above the paper.

Now using the free selection tool select around the frame, selections,invert,delete on the paper layer, delete on the tube layer,select none.

Drop the opacity on the tube to around 70.

Copy & Paste element 4 (string) as a new layer, resize to your liking, add a subtle drop shadow, place to the right of the frame.

Copy & Paste tube of choice as a new layer, resize if needed, see my tag for placement, add drop shadow.

Now you can copy & paste flowers of choice as a new layer, resizing and placing to your liking.

Add copyright info and text and you're now ready to save.


Wednesday, February 17, 2010

I Have Hope


I Have Hope
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 2-17-2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Valarie Wade. You need a license to use her artwork. I am licensed to this image through Artistic Minds Inc.
Please check her site for new licensing information.

Supplies Needed:
1 tube and image of choice
Love & Hope FTU Scrapkit by Jaelop Designs
WSL_Mask339 by Weescotslass
Font of choice (I'm using Not His Angel)

Open a new canvas 550 x 550 and flood fill white.

New raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste paper11 into selection,select none, apply mask, duplicate.

Now keep in mind that this is a larger kit and not tagger size so you may have to resize the elements several times to get them to the desired size for your canvas.

Copy & Paste frame (element53) as a new layer, resize to your liking.

Copy & Paste image, move below frame, resize if needed, use the selection tool to remove any excess from the frame, merge the frame and the image together, free rotate left 15 degrees.

Copy & Paste heart flowers (element 15) as a new layer, place above mask, resize to your liking.

Copy & Paste bow as a new layer, resize to your liking, add drop shadow and place upon framed image.

Copy & Paste wire fence as a new layer, resize to your liking, move toward the bottom of the canvas.

Copy & Paste doodle (element 33) as a new layer, resize to your liking, add a subtle drop shadow, mirror, see my tag for placement.

Copy & Paste tube as a new layer, resize if needed, add drop shadow, place to the right of the canvas.

Now you can copy & paste the heart flowers of choice, resize to your liking and place down by the tube and behind the frame also.

Copy & Paste string (element20) as a new layer, resize to your liking, add a drop shadow, flip if needed.

Now you're ready to add the copyright layer and your text and then save.




Lost But Lucky


Lost But Lucky
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 2-17-2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Hannah Disney. You need a license to use her artwork. I am licensed to this image through Artistic Minds Inc.
You can now purchase her tubes at Creative Design Outlet.

*This tutorial is animated but you can also do the tutorial without animation. The preview does not show the tag in its full animation.*

Supplies Needed:
1 tube of choice
Feeling Lucky FTU Scrapkit by SophisticatSimone
WSL_Mask341 by Weescotslass
Font of choice (I'm using Kosal says hy)

Animation Shop (optional)
Alien Skin Xenofex 2 Constellation (optional)

Open a new canvas 550 x 550 and flood fill white.

New raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste Paper-5 into selection, select none, apply mask.

Copy & Paste element31 as a new layer, move toward the bottom, resize 85%, add a subtle drop shadow.

Copy & Paste tube of choice, placing it above the flowers (element31), resize if needed, add a subtle drop shadow.

Copy & Paste pot of gold as a new layer, resize to your liking, see my tag for placement.

Copy & Paste flower of choice, resize to your liking, see my tag for placement, you may want to add a subtle drop shadow to it.

Copy & Paste shamrocks (element35) as a new layer, resize 50%, add drop shadow, duplicate if you need to (you may even want to rotate it some).

Add copyright info.

If you do NOT want to animate then you are ready to add your text and save it.

If you would like to animate then please do NOT merge the layers.
At this point select the mask layer

effect, plugin, xenofex 2 constellation with the following settings:
2
10
10
5
75
75
45
keep original
random seed 1

Copy merged and paste as a new animation into animation shop.

back to PSP and undo what you just did. Apply it again changing the random seed by clicking once. Copy merged and paste after in animation.

Repeat the above step once more.

You should now have 3 frames in animation shop.

Select all, animation properties and change to around 35.

You are now ready to save.

Thank you for trying my tutorial.



Sunday, February 14, 2010

Showing Love



Showing Love

This tutorial was written by Jenny on 2/14/2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Joanne Schempp. You need a license to use her artwork. I am licensed through MyTagArt.
You can now purchase her tubes at Creative Design Outlet.

Supplies Needed:
1 Tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice OR the one I'm using: Adoration PTU Scrapkit by Gemini Creationz
(You can purchase HERE)
Template108 by Yvette at Essence of Creativity
Font of choice (I'm using Virgin Love)

Open template-hide credits-unhide background-shift d to duplicate-close original.

Select background layer-open redgltswl-resize 75%-copy & paste as a new layer-place toward the left of the canvas.

Open blkgltswl-resize 80%-copy & paste as a new layer on your canvas-place to the right.

Open blkgltsplatter-resize 75%-copy & paste as a new layer on your canvas.

Select blue rectangle layer-selections-select all-float-defloat.

Open paper17-copy-paste as a new layer on your canvas-image-resize-80%-selections-invert-delete-select none-hide original.

Select white rectangles-selections-select all-float-defloat-copy & paste paper1 as a new layer-resize 75%-selections-invert-delete-select none-hide original.

Select black circle-selections-select all-float-defloat-copy & paste paper5 as a new layer-selections-invert-delete-select none-hide original.

Select white circles-selections-select all-float-defloat-new raster layer-flood fill with black-selections-select none-apply some noise if you'd like-hide original.

Select blue circle-selections-select all-float-defloat-copy & paste paper2 as a new layer-resize 65%-selections-invert-delete-select none-hide original.

Select Big Hearts-selections-select all-float-defloat-copy & paste paper16 as a new layer-selections-invert-delete-select none-hide original.

Select black rectangle-selections-select all-float-defloat-copy & paste paper8 as a new layer-selections-invert-delete-select none-hide original.

Use the change to target brush to recolor the words to your liking.

Open your tube-resize to your liking-copy & paste as a new layer.

Open flower6-resize 65% and again by 50%-copy & paste onto your canvas-place at the bottom of the tube-add a subtle drop shadow-duplicate-mirror.

Repeat with flower 5.

Copy & Paste heart pin as a new layer-resize to your liking-place among the flowers.

Resize the canvas if you'd like. Add copyright info and text and you're ready to save.

Thank you for trying my tut.





Friday, February 12, 2010

Dust


Dust
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 2-12-2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using photos © J.S. Photography. You need a license to use his Photography. I am licensed through MyTagArt. Check his site for future license info.

Supplies Needed:
2 Photos
Sweet Honesty PTU Scrapkit by Heartfelt Perfections (I'm licensed through MyTagArt)
missy_tagtemplate325 by Missy at Divine Intentionz
WSL_Mask81 by Weescotslass
Font of choice (I'm using Sloop-Script Two)


Open template, hide credits, wordart and raster1, shift d to duplicate, close original.

Unhide background, new raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste paper of choice into selection,select none, apply mask.

Select rectangle, selections,float,defloat, copy & paste paper of choice (I used 26) as a new layer, resize if needed, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Repeat on thin rectangle layer using a different paper of choice.

Select circle1, selections,select all, float, defloat, copy & paste photo of choice as a new layer, resize if needed, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Select circle2, selections,select all, float,defloat, copy & paste paper of choice as a new layer, resize if needed, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Repeat on small rectangle1, tiny circle1, tiny circle2, changing the paper choice.

Select frame background, copy & paste another photo of choice as a new layer, position it to your desire under the frame, select frame background, selections, select all, float, defloat, selections, invert,delete on photo layer, select none, hide original.

Select frame1, selections, select all, float, defloat, copy & paste another paper of choice as a new layer, resize if needed, selections, invert,delete,select none, add a subtle drop shadow, hide original.

Now you can decorate with bottles, hearts,flowers,ect of your choice and place to your liking or see my tag for placement.

Resize your canvas if you'd like. Add copyright info and text and you're ready to save.


Kisses


Kisses
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 2-12-2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Karen Sweetland. You need a license to use her artwork. I am licensed to this image through MyTagArt. Please check her site above for more licensing info.

Supplies Needed:
1 tube or image of choice
Kisses FTU Scrapkit by Artmama
Template114 by Rachel
Font of choice (I'm using Love Light)

Open template, hide credits, wordart, hearts strips, dotted lines and black heart, shift d to duplicate, close original.

Copy & Paste embellie 28 (masked) as a new layer, use the Change to Target brush to recolor if you'd like, place upward and to the right.

Select Grey Rectangle, selections,select all , float, defloat, copy & paste paper1 as a new layer, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Select Pink Rectangle, selections, float, defloat, copy & paste paper7 as a new layer, copy & paste tube or image as a new layer, resize and position to your liking, selections,invert,delete on paper layer, delete on tube or image layer,select none, hide original.

Select white strip, selections,select all, float,defloat, copy & paste paper4 as a new layer, selections, invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Select black strip, repeat above step changing the paper to paper2.

Copy & Paste embellie 17 (doodle) as a new layer, flip, mirror, place it above the Grey Rectangle, resize if needed, duplicate, mirror.

Copy & Paste embellie12 (ribbon) as a new layer, resize to your liking, place toward the bottom of the template.

Copy and paste heart button, tag and rose petals, resize them to your liking and see my tag for placement.

Resize the canvas. If you don't want to save as a transparent PNG then you will need to add a new raster layer and flood fill white and move to the bottom.

Add copyright info and text and you're ready to save.








Wild Colors


Wild Colors
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 2-12-2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Mal Earl. You need a license to use her artwork. I have a license through MyTagArt.
Please check his site for new licensing information.

Supplies Needed:
1 tube and 4 images of choice from the same artist
Get Ready, Wet, Go PTU Scrapkit by Sticky Kisses Designs (You can purchase HERE)
Template113 by Rachel
WSL_Mask238 by Weescotslass
Font of choice (I'm using Fancy Pants)

Open template, hide credits, shift d to duplicate, close original.

New raster layer, move to the bottom, flood fill white.

New raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste paper of choice into selection, select none, apply mask.

Select Background Rectangle layer, select inside one of the rectangles with magic wand, copy & paste Paper of choice as a new layer, selections, invert, delete, select none.

Repeat the above step on the other rectangles changing the paper each time.

Select white frame, selections,select all, float, defloat, new raster layer, flood fill with color of choice, select none, hide original.

On each of the rounded rectangles at the bottom you will need to select one at a time with your magic wand, copy & paste image of choice, resize, position over the rectangle accordingly, selections,invert,delete, select none, hide each original.

On each of the 3 hearts you will select the heart, selections, float, defloat, copy & paste a different paper each time,selections, invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Add any embellishments of your choice, resize and place to your liking.

Copy & Paste tube, resize if needed, place to your liking, add drop shadow.

Merge all layers visible. Resize the canvas if you'd like. Add copyright info and text and you're ready to save.


I Heart MyTagArt



I Heart MyTagArt
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 2-12-2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental. I am using the artwork of Joanne Schempp. You need a license to use her artwork.
I am licensed through MyTagArt.
You can now purchase her tubes at Creative Design Outlet.

Photo is copyrighted to myself (JennyZ DreamZ at MyTagArt)

This tut is dedicated to all the wonderful members of The MyTagArt Forum.

Supplies Needed:
1 Tube of choice
1 Photo of choice
Love Bug Kind of Love PTU Scrapkit by Gemini Creationz (or scrapkit of choice)
You can purchase this kit at MyTagArt
missy_tagtemplate317 by Missy at Divine Intentionz
WSL_Mask260 by Weescotslass
Font of choice (I'm using Linda's Lament)

Open tag template, hide credits, shift d to duplicate, close original.

Unhide background, new raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste paper of choice into selection, select none, apply mask.

Use the Change to Target Brush to recolor the heart and the wordart to match your scrapkit.

Copy & Paste doodle of choice, resize if needed, add drop shadow, place above mask layer.

Select circle1 layer, selections, select all,float, defloat, copy & paste paper of choice as a new layer, selections,invert,delete, select none, hide original.

Repeat the above step using a different paper each time on thin rectangle, oval, circle2 and circle3.

Select small circle1, selections,select all, float,defloat, copy & paste photo as a new layer, resize if needed, selections,invert,delete,select none,hide original.

Select small circle2, selections,select all, float, defloat, copy & paste paper of choice as a new layer, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Copy & Paste tube as a new layer, resize if needed, add drop shadow and place to your liking.

Add any other embellishments you'd like. Hide the background layer and mask layer, merge visible all other layers, unhide all layers, on the merged layer resize it about 85%.

Now you are ready to add copyright info and text.

You're finished. Time to save it.


Thursday, February 11, 2010

Crazy Love


Crazy Love
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 2-11-2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Ismael Rac. You need a license to use his artwork. I am licensed through Artistic Minds Inc.
You can now purchase his tubes HERE.

Supplies Needed:
1 Tube of choice
Kiss Kiss FTU Scrapkit by Soxsational Scraps
Missy_Rachel_Collab_Temp7 by Missy & Rachel
WSL_Mask261 by Weescotslass
Font of choice (I'm using Digs My Hart)

Open template, hide credits, shift d to duplicate, close original.

Image, canvas size, 800 x 700.

Unhide the background layer, new raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste Paper11 into selection, select none, apply mask.

On the GradientBackG layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste Paper1 as a new layer, resize if you'd like, selections, invert,delete, select none, hide original.

Now you will want to use 2 colors from your tube or scrapkit to make a gradient.

Select frame layer, selections,select all, float, defloat, new raster layer, flood fill with gradient, add some noise, select none, hide original, apply subtle drop shadow.

Hide BlurPinkCircle

Use the Change to Target brush to recolor Pink Circle,wordart, brush,hearts and wordart to match your tube or scrapkit.

Select Circle, selections, float, defloat, copy & paste Paper5 as a new layer, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

On the heart and black heart layer you will repeat the step above using a different paper each time.

Select smallcircle, selections,select all, float, defloat, new raster layer, flood fill with gradient, add some noise, select none, add drop shadow, hide original.

Copy & Paste love you ribbon and Pearls 2 as a new layer each, resizing to your liking, see my tag for placement.

Select mask layer, copy & paste flower swirls as a new layer, keeping it over toward the left, flip, mirror, duplicate, mirror, flip.

Copy & Paste doodle 3 as a new layer, resize if needed.

Merge visible, resize to your liking or crop the canvas down. Add copyright info and any text and you are now ready to save your tag.

Thanks for trying my tutorial.


Dragonfly


Dragonfly
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 2-10-2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Jennifer L. Nilsson. You need a license to use her artwork. I have a license through MyTagArt.
Please check her site for new licensing information.

Supplies Needed:
1 tube and image of choice (from same artist)
Missy_Rachel_Collab_Template5 by Missy & Rachel
Mask of choice (I'm using one by Becky)
Font of choice (I'm using Elise)

Open template, hide credits, wordart and text, shift d to duplicate, close original.

Image, rotate clockwise 90 degrees.

Image, canvas size, width 600 and height 818.

Flood fill raster1 with white, new raster layer, flood fill with a gradient ( a mixture of 2 colors that match your tube), apply mask.

Use the change to target brush and recolor the brush and stars.

Select the background layer, selections,select all, float, defloat, copy & paste image as a new layer, resize to your liking, selections,invert,delete, select none, mirror, position under the frame appropriately, drop opacity down to 75.

Select rectangle, selections, select all, float, defloat, new raster layer, flood fill with a color that matches your tube, select none, apply some noise.

Select rectangle2, selections,select all, float, defloat, new raster layer, flood fill with another color of choice, select none, apply some noise, hide original layer.

Add drop shadow to frame.

Select bottom part of "background" layer with magic wand, new raster layer, flood fill with the same color as above, select none.

Copy & Paste tube as a new layer, resize if needed, duplicate, on original layer go to effects, distortion effects, wind from right 50.

Now you can crop down the canvas.

Add copyright info and text and you are now ready to save. Thank you for trying my tut.


Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Hearts for You


Hearts for You
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 02-10-2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Barb Kermis. You need a license to use her artwork. I have a license for her tubes at MyTagArt. Please visit her site for more licensing info.

Supplies Needed:
1 Tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using Hearts Contest by Barb Kermis. You can purchase it at MyTagArt)
Tamie_Missy_Collab_Temp1 by Tamie and Missy
WSL_Mask261 by Weescotslass
Font of choice (I'm using Inspiration)

Open template and hide credit layer, shift d to duplicate and close the original.

Unhide background layer, with this layer selected, new raster layer, flood fill with color of choice, apply mask.

Select rectangle layer, selections, select all, float, defloat, copy & paste paper of choice as a new layer, selections,invert,delete, select none, hide original.

Select oval layer, selections,select all, float, defloat, copy & paste another paper of choice as a new layer, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

On rectangle 2 & 3 you will repeat the above step but instead of paper add a new raster layer and flood fill with a color of choice each time.

Select circle layer, selections, select all, float,defloat, copy & paste a 3rd paper of choice as a new layer, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

On half circle and circle 2, selections, select all, float, defloat, copy & paste paper of choice as a new layer, selections,invert,delete, select none, hide original layer.

Select half circle layer, selections,select all, float,defloat, new raster layer, flood fill with color of choice, select none, hide original.

Hide wordart and text.

Select small circle, selections,select all, float,defloat, copy & paste paper of choice as a new layer, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Now it's just a simple matter of adding the accessories that you want to add, resizing them and placing them to your liking.

Copy & Paste tube of choice as a new layer, resize if needed, add drop shadow.

Resize the canvas if you'd like. Add copyright info and text and you are ready to save.

Thanks for trying my tut!




Monday, February 1, 2010

Affection



Affection

This tutorial was written by Jenny on 2-01-2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Elisa Tudor. You need a license to use her artwork. I have a license through MyTagArt.
Please check her site for new licensing information.

Supplies Needed:
1 Tube of choice
I Miss You FTU Scrapkit by Bea Creations
Collab Temp 8 by Kristen & Rose
Babes Designz_Mask12
Font of choice (I'm using Sloop-ScriptTwo)

Open template, hide credit, shift d to duplicate, close original.

Select Raster8 layer, new raster layer, copy & paste p15 into selection, select none, apply mask.

Select Raster17 layer, selections, select all, float, defloat, copy & paste p10 as a new layer, invert,delete,select none,hide original.

Select Raster1, selections, select all, float, defloat, copy & paste p6 as a new layer, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Hide Raster 4 and copy of Raster 4

Copy & Paste flower9 as a new layer, place in the upper left corner, resize to your liking.
Copy & Paste flower10 as a new layer, place in the upper left corner, resize to your liking, free rotate 15 degrees, merge these 2 flowers visible, duplicate,mirror, flip.

Select Raster 3 layer, selections, select all, float, defloat, copy & paste p7 as a new layer, selections, invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Select Raster 10 layer, selections, select all, float, defloat, copy & paste p9 as a new layer, selections, invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Copy & Paste flower9 as a new layer, resize to your liking, see my tag for placement, duplicate, mirror.

Select Raster 13, selections, select all, float, defloat, copy & paste p5 as a new layer, resize 50%, selections, invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Select Raster 14, selections,select all, float, defloat, copy & paste p15 as a new layer, resize 50%, selections, invert,delete, select none, hide original.

Copy & Paste flower 7 and 8 and doodle2 as a new layer, resize to your liking, see my tag for placement.

Copy & Paste button of choice as a new layer, resize to your liking, and see my tag for placement.

Select Raster 6, selections, select all, float, defloat, copy & paste p20 as a new layer, resize 50%, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original, add some noise.

Use the Change to Target Brush to recolor the wordart to match the kit.

Copy & Paste tube as a new layer, see my tag, resize if needed, add drop shadow.

You are now ready to resize the canvas, add copyright info and save.



Sweet Love & Kisses


Sweet Love & Kisses
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 02-01-2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Lacy Clagg. You need a license to use her artwork. I am licensed through MyTagArt.
You can now purchase her tubes at Creative Design Outlet.

Supplies Needed:
1 Tube of choice
Sweet Love PTU Scrapkit by Just A Girl's Designs
missy_tagtemplate322 by Missy at Divine Intentionz
Font of choice (I'm using Linda's Lament)

Open template, hide credit, shift d to duplicate, close the original.

Glittered Merged Layer- Use the Change to Target Brush to recolor to match your scrapkit.

Merged Circles Layer- Selections, float, defloat, copy & paste pp6 as a new layer, resize 80%, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original layer.

Large Circle Layer- Selections, select all, float,defloat, copy & paste pp3 as a new layer, resize 75%, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original layer.

Large Circle2 Layer-Selections, select all, float, defloat, copy & paste pp16 as a new layer, resize 75%, selections,invert,delete, select none, hide original.

Med Circle Layer- Selections, select all, float, defloat, copy & paste pp5 as a new layer, resize 65%, copy & paste Element26 (wire) as a new layer, resize 75%, selections, invert, delete on paper layer, delete on element layer, select none, hide original layer.

Small Circle1 Layer-Selections, select all, float, defloat, copy & paste pp2 as a new layer, resize 50%,selections,invert,delete, select none, duplicate, mirror, hide original layer and hide small circle 2.

Repeat on heart 1 and heart 2 layers using paper of choice.

Rectangle-Selections,select all, float,defloat,copy & paste pp17 as a new layer, resize 75%, selections,invert,delete, select none, hide original.

small heart1-small heart2-dotted lines-dotted line-sweet kisses- Use the Change to Target brush to recolor to your liking.

Rectangle2 Layer-Selections, select all, float, defloat, copy & paste pp17 as a new layer, resize 70%, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Heart Layer-Selections, select all, float,defloat, copy & paste paper of choice, resize 50%, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

For You Layer- Use the Change to Target brush to recolor to match your scrap.

Copy & Paste tube as a new layer, resize if needed, add drop shadow of choice.

Copy & Paste Element23 (doodle) as a new layer, place above merged circles layer, resize to your liking, see my tag, duplicate, mirror.

Copy & Paste strawberry, heart, chocolate rose, ribbons all of choice each as a new layer, resize to your liking and place accordingly, see my tag.

Now you can resize your canvas. Add copyright info. If you don't want to save as transparent then unhide background layer. Now you're ready to save.



Naughty Valentine


Naughty Valentine
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 2-01-2010 . Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Camilla Drakenborg.
You need a license to use her artwork. I have a license from Artistic Minds Inc.
Please check her site link above for more licensing info.

Supplies Needed:
1 Tube or image of choice
Rose & Kristen Collab Template3 can be downloaded from their blogs HERE or HERE
Lust FTU Scrapkit by Bel Vidotti
Font of choice (I'm using Courtney Dorkling)


Open template, hide credits, shift d to duplicate,close original.

Select Punk Rectangle, selections,select all, float,defloat, copy & paste Paper01 as a new layer, resize 50% twice then 75%,selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Select Black Rectangles, selections,select all, float, defloat,copy & paste Paper09 as a new layer, resize 50% twice then 75%, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Use the Change to Target Brush to recolor the hearts to match.

Select Glittered Oval, selections,select all, float, defloat, copy & paste Paper10 as a new layer, resize 50% twice,selections,invert,delete select none, apply noise, hide original layer.

Select Oval, selections,select all, float,defloat, copy & paste Paper08 as a new layer, resize 50% twice then again 65%, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Copy & Paste element08 as a new layer, resize 50% twice then again 65%, see my tag.

Copy & Paste element45 (sparkle) as a new layer, resize to your liking.

Select frame back, selections,select all, float,defloat, copy & paste Paper of choice, resize 50% x's 3, selections, invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Copy & Paste element15 as a new layer, resize 50%, flip, add drop shadow, place down and to the right, see my tag.

Copy & Paste tube as a new layer, resize if needed, place below frame, add drop shadow.

Use the Change to Target Brush to recolor the frame to match the scrapkit, add drop shadow.

Copy & Paste element34 as a new layer, resize 50% then 75%, add drop shadow, place upward and to the left.

Copy & Paste element29 (double hearts) as a new layer, resize to your liking, place downward and to the left, see my tag.

Select the wordart layer, selection,select all, float, defloat, new raster layer, make a gradient using 2 colors from the scrap, flood fill with that gradient, select none, hide original layer, selections, select all, float, defloat, modify, expand 2, new raster layer, flood fill white, select none, move below, add drop shadow.

Select white heart, float, defloat, new raster layer, flood fill with the gradient, select none, hide original.

Copy & Paste element27 (dangling rope heart) as a new layer, resize to your liking, add drop shadow, see my tag for placement.

Add copyright info and text and you are done. You are now ready to save.




Twinkle Toes


Twinkle Toes
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 2-01-2010 . Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Kenny Kiernan.
You need a license to use his artwork. I am licensed through Artistic Minds Inc.
Please visit his site link for more licensing info.

Supplies Needed:

1 tube or image of choice
Bitchin Scraps Grand Opening FTU Scrapkit by Designs by Ali
missy_tagtemplate315 by Missy at Divine Intentionz
Font of choice (I'm using SBC Love Mom)

Open template, hide credits, shift d to duplicate, close original.

Select large circle with magic wand, copy & paste Paper12 as a new layer, resize 75%, selections,invert,delete, select none, hide original, use the Change to Target Brush to recolor the paper to match the tube you are using.

Copy & Paste flower of choice as a new layer, placing upwards left, resize 65%, add drop shadow, duplicate, mirror, flip.

Use the Change to Target Brush and go ahead and recolor all the gliter circles to match your tube.

Select small circle with magic wand, copy & paste Paper3 as a new layer, resize 65%, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Repeat the step above on small circle 2 using Paper4.

Select rectangle1 with magic wand, copy & paste Paper8 as a new layer, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Recolor rectangle2 as you did the glitter circles.

Select frame, selections, select all, float, defloat, new raster layer, flood fill with a color from your tube, select none, you may want to add some noise, add a drop shadow, hide original layer.

Select small circle3 with magic wand, new raster layer, flood fill with another color from your tube, select none, hide original.

Select small circle4 with magic wand, new raster layer, flood fill with yet another color from your tube, select none, hide original.

Copy & Paste tube of choice, resize if needed, see my tag for placement, add drop shadow, duplicate, place over the small circle4, select small circle4 with the magic wand, selections,invert,delete on duplicated tube layer, select none, drop the opacity down to 65 or so.

Copy & Paste balloons, resize and arrange to your liking.

You may need to move the word art over just a bit.

Copy & Paste flower, resize to your liking, add drop shadow and place on frame.

Resize canvas if you so wish. Add copyright info and text and you're now ready to save.


I appreciate you stopping by to try my tuts. Remember a little love can last a life time. Drop off some in my CBox!


Playful Kisses


Playful Kisses
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 2-01-2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Lilly Kitten Art.
You need a license to use her artwork. I am licensed through Artistic Minds Inc.
Please check her site above for more licensing info.

Supplies Needed:
1 tube or image of choice
Chocolate Valentine PTU Scrapkit by Monti
(Can be purchased at Artistic Minds Inc.)
missy_tagtemplate319 by Missy at Divine Intentionz
Font of choice (I'm using SBC Tablets)

Open template, hide credits, shift d to duplicate, close original.

On circle 1 you will need to use the Change to Target Brush and recolor to match the scrapkit or tube you are using.
You may want to go ahead and repeat this step on any of the other wordart or hearts.

Select Raster1 with magic wand, copy & paste Paper5 as a new layer, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original layer.

Select circle3 layer with magic wand, copy & paste Paper6 as a new layer, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original layer.

Select small circle layer with magic wand, copy & paste Paper7 as a new layer, resize 65%, selections,invert,delete, select none, hide original.

Select circle2 layer with magic wand, copy & paste Paper1 as a new layer, selections,invert,delete, select none, hide original.

Select rounded edge rectangle with magic wand, copy & paste Paper18 as a new layer, resize 85%,selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Copy & Paste sunflower of choice as a new layer, resize 75-85%, add drop shadow, see my tag for placement.

On the passion words you may want to add a gradient glow or recolor them.

Copy & Paste doodle glitter as a new layer, resize to your liking, see my tag for placement.

Select frame background with magic wand, copy & paste Paper5 as a new layer, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Copy & Paste tube as a new layer, keeping below the frame, resize if needed, if you would like any part of the tube to stick out from the frame then select that part with your freehand selection tool, right click, promote selection to layer, right click, arrange, move to top, select none, add drop shadow to the original tube layer.

Add drop shadow to the frame.

Merge heart1 and heart2 together, select with magic wand, copy & paste paper of choice as a new layer, selections,invert,delete,select none, hide original.

Now you are ready to add any flowers, hearts, bows, ect. that you would like to adorn your tag with. Place them to your liking, resize if needed, add drop shadow to each.

Now you can resize or crop your tag if you would like. Add copyright info and any text and you are now ready to save your tag.


I appreciate you stopping by to try my tuts. Remember a little love can last a life time. Drop off some in my CBox!