Mother And Child
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 6-7-2012. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the licensed artwork of Helena Reis. You need a license to use her artwork. I am licensed to this tube through Dreamscape Imaging (DSI). Please don't use the same tube unless you have a license to do so.
1 tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using DBV-Emo Glamorous FTU)
*Thank You*Mask of choice (I'm using DBVMask87 HERE)
Font of choice (I'm using Channel)
Open a new canvas 600 x 600 and flood fill white.
New raster layer, flood fill with a gradient made using one light and one dark shade from the tube you're using, apply mask, add noise if you'd like.
Add element56 (heart frame) and resize to your liking, use freehand tool to select around heart frame, copy & paste paper of choice as a new layer, resize to your liking, selections, invert, delete, select none, move below frame.
Add element21 (diamonds), resize to your liking, place above frame,recolor to match your tube.
Add paint splats of choice, place above mask layer, resize if needed, place upper left corner, duplicate, mirror flip.
Add flowers and ribbon, place to your liking on frame (see my tag), resize them if needed.
Now it's time to add your tube, resize if needed, duplicate, adjust, blur, gaussian blur 3, right click on properties, change blend mode to overlay, play around with the opacity level until you reach the right mix, go back and add drop shadow to original tube.
Crop tag or resize to your liking.
Add copyright/licensing info and text and now you're ready to save.
If you want to save as a transpaernt PNG then be sure to close off your white background layer before saving.
I hope you've enjoyed this tutorial. Please be sure to vote for me at 1Award (you can find the link over to the right and scroll down a bit). Feel free to leave some love in my C-Box. I'd love to see your results.