Tuesday, May 18, 2010

A Mermaid's Love


A Mermaid's Love
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 5-18-2010. 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
Friendship Collection: Aqua FTU Scrapkit by Scrapity Scrap & More
WSL_Mask260 by Weescotslass
Font of choice (I'm using Highland Perk and Feuerfeste Normal)

Open a new canvas 650 x 550 and flood fill white.

New raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste Paper7 into selection, select none, apply mask, duplicate, merge both these layers together.

Copy & Paste Element24 as a new layer.

Copy & Paste sand as a new layer, resize to around 75%, place toward the bottom.

Copy & Paste Element81 (window) as a new layer, resize 85%, add drop shadow.

Copy & Paste element19 (water) as a new layer, move below frame, resize to around 50%, add drop shadow.

Copy & Paste Element88(Palm Tree) as a new layer, resize to around 50%, add drop shadow, place below frame and water and over to the left a bit, duplicate, mirror.

Copy & Paste Element61 as a new layer, resize to your liking, mirror, see my tag for placement.

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

Copy & Paste element69 as a new layer, place on frame, resize to your liking, add drop shadow.

Repeat using Element57.

Arrange seashells of choice at the bottom of those 2 layers.

Copy & Paste Element79 and blend in with the vines.

Copy & Paste clouds as a new layer, resize to your liking, place upward of the canvas.

Copy & Paste element70 (net) as a new layer, resize to your liking (mine was around 50%) place on frame to the left, add drop shadow.

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

Copy & Paste tube of choice as a new layer, resize to your liking, add a subtle drop shadow and place it upon the boat.

Close merged mask layer and background layer, merge visible, unhide other layers, move the main merged image upward just a bit.

Resize your canvas if you'd like.

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

Thank you for trying my tutorial. Please leave some love in my C-Box.




A Very Bad Day


A Very Bad Day
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 5-18-2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Lisa Victoria. I am licensed through Artistic Minds Inc. You can now purchase her tubes through UpYourArt.

Supplies Needed:
1 Tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice
(Or the one I'm using Geisha by Juicy Bits. You can purchase it at Artistic Minds Inc.)
Template121 by Rachel
Font of choice (I'm using Portfolio-Regular)
Mask of choice

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

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

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

Repeat on Grey Rectangle layer using a third paper of choice.

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

Repeat on Brush layer.

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

Copy & Paste Hummingbird as a new layer, resize to your liking, place in the upper left corner, add drop shadow.

Copy & Paste ribbon of choice as a new layer, resize to your liking, add drop shadow and place to your desire.

Copy & Paste flower06 as a new layer, resize to your liking, add drop shadow, see my tag for placement, duplicate, mirror, flip.

Copy & Paste flourish05 as a new layer, resize 50%, move below all layers and upward left corner.

Unhide the background layer, new raster layer, move below, flood fill with a gradient created from 2 colors of your tube, apply mask.

Add copyright info and text and you're now done.

Thank you for trying my tutorial.


Traveling Clown


Traveling Clown
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 5-18-2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Vicki Yeager. You need a license to use her artwork. I am licensed through Artistic Minds Inc. You can now purchase her artwork through UpYourArt

Supplies Needed:
1 Tube of choice
Traveler Scrapkit PTU by Juicy Bits
(available for purchase at Artistic Minds Inc.)
WSL_Mask302 by Weescotslass
Font of choice (I'm using Cartoonist Kooky and Christoperhand)

Open a new canvas 650 x 550, flood fill white, new raster layer.

Select new layer with magic wand, copy & paste paper of choice into seletion, select none, apply mask.

Copy & Paste Frame10 as a new layer, resize 75%, free rotate right 90 degrees, flip, mirror, add drop shadow.

Copy & Paste another paper of choice as a new layer, resize to your liking, move below frame, using the selection tool draw around the frame, selections, invert, delete, select none.

Copy & Paste tube as a new layer, place to your liking below the frame, use the selection tool to draw out around the part of the tube that you want sticking out from the frame, right click, promote selection to layer, move to the top, select none, use the eraser tool to remove any excess pieces of the image from the bottom of the frame.

Select mask layer.

Copy & Paste Metal Pin as a new layer, resize 85%, add drop shadow, place bottom right corner.

Copy & Paste Metal Swirl as a new layer, place top left corner below the frame.

Copy & Paste Hot Air Balloon of choice as a new layer, resize if needed, free rotate 20 degrees right, add drop shadow, see my tag for placement.

Copy & Paste bow of choice as a new layer, place top left corner of frame, resize if needed, add drop shadow, mirror if needed, may need to bring it below the promoted layer.

Copy & Paste MetalPin04 as a new layer, adorn the frame with it, resize if needed, add drop shadow.

Copy & Paste Horse of choice as a new layer, resize to your liking, see my tag for placement, add drop shadow.

Resize canvas if you'd like.

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

Thank you for trying my tutorial. I would greatly appreciate it if you would leave some love in my C-Box.

My Only Friend


My Only Friend
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 5-18-2010. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the artwork of Stephanie Fizer. You need a license to use her artwork. I am licensed through Artistic Minds Inc Check her site to stay up to date on future licensing.

Supplies Needed:
1 tube of choice
Kylie & Kristin Collab Temp 4 download HERE
Friendship Collection: Missy FTU Scrapkit by Scrapity Scrap & More
Font of choice (I'm using Cutie Pop)

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

Create a gradient using 2 colors from your tube or scrapkit.

Recolor Mask, Splats,Twin Rectangles,Gradient Circle Frame,Rectangle,L-Square, R-Square and Brushes.

Select Black Rectangle,selections,select all, float, defloat, copy & paste Paper6 as a new layer, selections, invert,delete, select none, hide original.

Select circle, repeat above step using Paper31 and resize 85%.

Select Glitter Rectangle Frame.

Copy & Paste Element51 (pink glitter) as a new layer.

Copy & Paste element43 (purple flower) as a new layer, resize 50%, add drop shadow, move upward and to the left, see my tag, duplicate, mirror.

Copy & Paste element85 as a new layer, resize 65%, place downward of element43, see my tag, duplicate, mirror.

Select R-Square Frame.

Copy & Paste element71 (checkered arrow) as a new layer, add drop shadow.

Copy & Paste tube of choice, resize to your liking, add drop shadow, see my tag for placement.

Copy & Paste element81 (purple heart) as a new layer, place toward the bottom of the tube on the right.

Copy & Paste element29 (pink flower) as a new layer, resize if needed, add drop shadow, place toward the left of the purple heart.

Copy & Paste element23 (purple fuzz) as a new layer, resize 50%, place next to the pink flower.

Copy & Paste element32 (the other pink flower) as a new layer, place on top of the purple fuzz, resize if needed, add drop shadow.

Copy & Paste element66 (white flower) as a new layer, resize to your liking, place to the left and under the purple fuzz a bit.

Copy & Paste element73 (skull) as a new layer, place on L-Square frame top, resize if needed, add drop shadow, duplicate, mirror.

Copy & Paste ribbon of choice as a new layer, place on flowers toward the bottom, resize if needed.

Resize canvas if you'd like.

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

I hope you enjoyed my tutorial. Please leave some love in my C-Box.