Monday, July 30, 2012

Beach Bum




Beach Bum
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 7/31/2012. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the licensed artwork of VeryMany. This tube is available for purchase at PicsForDesign (PFD).

Supplies Needed:
1 tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using FTU Summer Lovin by Created by Jill)
*This kit is no longer available so please use kit of choice if you don't already have it.*
Font of choice (I'm using James Fajardo)
WSL Mask222 by Weescotslass


Open a new canvas 600 x 600 flood fill white.

New raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste paper03 into selection, select none, apply mask.

Image, canvas size, 800 x 800 and flood fill any empty space with white.

Add beads above mask layer, resize to your liking, duplicate and flip, see my tag for placing.

Add frame 1, resize 85%.

Add paper of choice as a new layer, place below frame, using magic wand select inside frame, selections, modify, expand by 4, selections, invert, delete on paper layer, do not deselect, add waves, delete, select none, duplicate, move up just a bit, keep both under frame.

Select frame.

Add seagrass to the right of the frame, resize to your liking.

Add flowers, resize to your liking and place around the seagrass area.

Add lantern, resize to your liking and place next to flowers. Lantern should be the top layer.

Add popsiclestick, resize to your liking, free rotate just a bit, see my tag for placement.

Add ribbon, resize to your liking, place toward the bottom.

Add umbrella to the left side of the frame, free rotate approx 15 degrees to the left, add drop shadow, resize to your liking.

Add tube, resize if needed, add drop shadow, place to your liking.

Now it's time to crop down your tag, resize if needed.

Add copyright/licensing info and text and you're ready to save.
Be sure to save a blank for future use.

If you'd like to save as a transparent PNG layer be sure to hide the white background layer first.

I hope you've enjoyed my new tutorial. Please show your appreciation by leaving some love in my C-Box and/or voting for me at 1Award (link to the right). I'd love to see your results.


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Heat Wave

Heat Wave
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 7/31/2012. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the licensed artwork of VeryMany. This tube is available for purchase at PicsForDesign (PFD).

Supplies Needed:
1 tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using FTU Tropical by Cinnamon Scraps)
Word art by Melissa HERE
gemsmask-72 HERE
Font of choice (I'm using James Fajardo)

Open a new canvas 600 x 600 and flood fill white.
New raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste paper4 into selection, select none, apply mask.

Add frame10, resize 90%.

Add paper of choice, place below frame, resize if needed, use selection tool to go around frame, selections, invert, delete on paper layer, select none.

Repeat same step with tube of choice, duplicate, adjust, blur, gaussian blur 3, right click, blend mode overlay, drop opacity to 65.

Add coconuts to the bottom of the frame, resize if needed.

Add button to top left corner of the frame, resize to your liking.

Add flower1 to top right corner, resize if needed.

Add butterfly,resize to your liking, place next to the coconuts.

Add wordart to top of frame,resize to your liking.

Add leaves1, flip, resize to your liking, place above mask layer, top left corner, see my tag.

Add flower2, resize to your liking, place above leaves, top lefter corner.

Now it's time to crop down your tag, resize if needed.

Add copyright/licensing info and text and you're ready to save.
Be sure to save a blank for future use.

If you'd like to save as a transparent PNG layer be sure to hide the white background layer first.

I hope you've enjoyed my new tutorial. Please show your appreciation by leaving some love in my C-Box and/or voting for me at 1Award (link to the right). I'd love to see your results.


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Splish Splash

Splish Splash

This tutorial was written by Jenny on 7/31/2012. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the licensed artwork of Zlata_M. This tube is available for purchase at PicsForDesign (PFD).

Supplies Needed:
1 tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using supplies from a Splish Splash Splosh Blog Train)
*This kit is no longer available. Please use a summer scrapkit of choice*
Font of choice (I'm using Wishful Waves)
Mask of choice



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

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


Add frame of choice.

Add paper of choice, place below frame, use selection tool to select around frame, selections, invert, delete on paper layer, select none.

Add seaweed and mesh, place above paper layer, resize and place to your liking.

Add tube below mesh layer, resize if needed, use selection tool to select around top portion of tube, right click, promote selection to layer, move to top, select none, use eraser tool to remove any excess tube from the bottom of your canvas.

Add flowers of choice, placing one above mask layer and upward to the right sticking out from frame, the other place lower left corner sticking out from frame.

Now select frame.

Add starfish, duplicate, resize and place to your liking.

Add sunshine, resize to your liking and place upward and to the left.

Add any wordart that you wish.

Now it's time to crop down your tag, resize if needed.

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

When adding the text I also added noise to the outlined portion and placed a paper of choice below the font, selected inside the font, expanded by 1 selections, invert, delete on paper.
Added drop shadow to font.

Be sure to save a blank for future use.

If you'd like to save as a transparent PNG layer be sure to hide the white background layer first.

I hope you've enjoyed my new tutorial. Please show your appreciation by leaving some love in my C-Box and/or voting for me at 1Award (link to the right). I'd love to see your results.


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Summer Waves

Summer Waves
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 7/31/2012. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the licensed artwork of Zlata_M. This tube is a Bonus tube available at PicsForDesign (PFD).

Supplies Needed:
1 tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using FTU by AngelsDesignz SummerWaves)
Font of choice (I'm using Christopher Hand)
WSL_Mask260 by Weescotslass


Open a new canvas 600 x 600 and flood fill white.

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

Image, canvas size 800 x 800 and flood fill any empty space with white.

Add frame2

Add paper of choice, move below frame, use selection tool to remove any excess paper.

Add bubbles on top of paper layer.

Add sand, resize if needed, place toward bottom of frame on paper layer.

Same with grass placing it below sand but above paper layer.

Repeat with kelp placing it upward and to the right inside of frame.

Add water place below kelp layer, resize if needed.

Now select frame layer.

Add fruit, mirror and place to the left bottom of frame.

Add sponge place with fruit.

Add string to top of frame, resize if needed.

Same with starfish, mirror.

Add butterfly to the left side of the frame.

Add tube, resize if needed, add drop shadow and place to your liking.

Add cattails and flowers of choice and place above mask layer, see my tag for placement.

Now it's time to crop down your tag, resize if needed.

Add copyright/licensing info and text and you're ready to save.
Be sure to save a blank for future use.

If you'd like to save as a transparent PNG layer be sure to hide the white background layer first.

I hope you've enjoyed my new tutorial. Please show your appreciation by leaving some love in my C-Box and/or voting for me at 1Award (link to the right). I'd love to see your results.




TOD

Summer at the Shore


Summer at the Shore
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 7/31/2012. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the licensed artwork of Zlata_M. This tube is a Bonus tube available at PicsForDesign (PFD).

Supplies Needed:
1 tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using FTU Summer At The Shore by A Taggers Scrap)
Font of choice (I'm using P22 Corinthia)
DBV Mask113 by Designs by Vaybs


Open a new canvas 60o x 600 and flood fill white.

New raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste paper10 into selection, select none, apply mask.

Add beach sand, resize if needed, place toward bottom left, duplicate, mirror.

Add frame5, resize 80%

Add paper of choice, place below frame, use magic wand to select inside frame, selections, modify, expand by 4, selections, invert, delete on paper layer, keep selected.

Add tube, resize if needed, place below frame, hit delete, select none, duplicate, adjust, blur, gaussian blur 3, right click and play around with the blend modes till you find something you like, merge frame, tubes and paper visible.

Add lifepreserver2 and place to the right of the frame, resize to your liking, add drop shadow of choice.

Add net and place toward the bottom of the frame, resize if needed.

Add grass, resize to your liking, place to the left of the frame, duplicate, move below lifepreserver2 layer, resize a bit again if needed.

Add bow2, resize if needed, place on the left side of the frame, add flower of choice, resize and place on top of the bow, see my tag.

Add seashell, resize if needed, place toward the bottom of the first layer of grass.

Add starfish and place to your liking off to the right of the canvas, resize if needed.

Add waterdrops and place to your liking.

Add summer wordart and place toward the bottom of the canvas, resize if needed, add drop shadow of choice.

Add sunglasses, resize to your liking, place in front of the wordart, see my tag.

Now it's time to crop down your tag, resize if needed.

Add copyright/licensing info and text and you're ready to save.
Be sure to save a blank for future use.

If you'd like to save as a transparent PNG layer be sure to hide the white background layer first.

I hope you've enjoyed my new tutorial. Please show your appreciation by leaving some love in my C-Box and/or voting for me at 1Award (link to the right). I'd love to see your results.

TOD

Summer Fun

Summer Fun
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 7/31/2012. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the licensed artwork of Aivelin. This tube is a bonus tube from PicsForDesign (PFD).

Supplies Needed:
1 tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using FTU Summer Fun by Grunge and Glitter Scraps)
Font of choice (I'm using Inspiration)
DBV Mask 111 by Designs by Vaybs

Open a new canvas 650 x 600 and flood fill white.

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

Copy & Paste frame 02 as a new layer, resize 65%.

Copy & Paste paper of choice as a new layer, place below frame, use magic wand to select inside frame, selections, modify, expand by 4, selections, invert, delete on paper layer, keep selected, add grass and place toward the bottom, hit delete, paste tube as a new layer, place to your liking, duplicate and place toward the right, click delete on both, select none, drop opacity to 50%, merge these layers visible, duplicate twice moving one to the upper right and one to the lower left, apply a blur of choice on each.

Add frame 1 and resize to your liking then place in between the original merged layer and the duplicate left layer.

Now select your very top layer.

Add pool, resize if needed, place lower left.

Add flamingo, resize to your liking, place to the right, duplicate, resize, arrange to your liking.

Add flower and stringbow of choice and apply to original merged frame layer, resize to your liking, see my tag for details.

Add tube, resize if needed, place next to pool, add drop shadow.

Now it's time to crop down your tag, resize if needed.

Add copyright/licensing info and text and you're ready to save.
Be sure to save a blank for future use.

If you'd like to save as a transparent PNG layer be sure to hide the white background layer first.

I hope you've enjoyed my new tutorial. Please show your appreciation by leaving some love in my C-Box and/or voting for me at 1Award (link to the right). I'd love to see your results.

TOD

Breezy Beachy Fun

Breezy Beachy Fun

This tutorial was written by Jenny on 7/31/2012. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the licensed artwork of Ellie_Milk. This tube is available for purchase at PicsForDesign (PFD).

Supplies Needed:
1 tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using FTU Just Beachy by My Nerdy Notebook)
Font of choice (I'm using PT Script)
Mask of choice


Open a new canvas 600 x 600 flood fill white.

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


Open frame 4, free rotate 90 degrees right, copy & paste onto your new canvas, resize 75%.

Add paper of choice as a new layer, move below frame, resize to your liking, use selection tool to select around frame, selections, invert, delete on paper layer, select none.

Add pebbles, resize if needed, place below frame layer and toward the bottom so that a few are showing out from under the frame.

Add tube, resize to your liking, place below frame but above pebbles, select top portion, right click, promote selection to layer, move to top, select none, use selection tool to select around frame again, selections, invert, delete on original tube layer, select none, add drop shadow of choice.

Select mask layer.

Add postcard, resize to your liking, place so that it is sticking out from the right side of the frame.

Add fern, resize if needed, place below postcard layer and to the right, duplicate, flip, mirror.

Add bubbles and repeat the above step placing the below the fern layer.

Select frame layer.

Add button to top right corner of frame, resize if needed, duplicate, mirror, flip.

Add any other elements/accessories that you wish.

I added the following:
beachball (resized by 75%)
starfish (resized 65%)
sunglasses (resized 65%)
surfboard (placed to the left)


Now it's time to crop down your tag, resize if needed.

Add copyright/licensing info and text and you're ready to save.
Be sure to save a blank for future use.

If you'd like to save as a transparent PNG layer be sure to hide the white background layer first.

I hope you've enjoyed my new tutorial. Please show your appreciation by leaving some love in my C-Box and/or voting for me at 1Award (link to the right). I'd love to see your results.


TOD

Tequila Breeze

Tequila Breeze

This tutorial was written by Jenny on 7/31/2012. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the licensed artwork of VeryMany. This tube is available for purchase at PicsForDesign (PFD).

Supplies Needed:
1 tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using FTU Tequila by Kittz Kreationz)
WSL_Mask219 by Weescotslass (Download links to the right on her blog)
Font of choice (I'm using Jellyka Wonderland)


Open a new canvas 600 x 600 flood fill white.
New raster layer, select with magic wand,copy & paste paper5 into selection, select none, apply mask.

Image, canvas size 800 x 800 and flood fill the empty spaces with white.

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Add frame (T-11), resize 75%.

Add tube, place below frame layer, resize if needed, we'll come back to this.

Add notebook paper (T-33), resize 75%, place upward and to the left, below frame.

Add flower frame (T-20), resize to your liking, place on top of frame, you'll need to erase the bottom portion of this frame.

Add flower (T-8), place to the left bottom of the frame, duplicate, mirror.

Add Palm Tree (T-5), place to the right, see my tag.

Add flower (T-28), place at the bottom of the frame with the other flower, duplicate, mirror.

Add lemon (T-46), resize to your liking, place with flowers, duplicate,mirror, move up just a bit.

Add strawberries (T-42), resize 65%, see my tag for placement, duplicate, image,mirror.

Now go back to your tube layer, select the top portion of the tube with selection tool, right click, promote selection to layer, move to the very top, select none.

Add bow (T-36) to Palm Tree (resize if needed)

Add T-29 and place with bow.

Add cupcake (T-1), place bottom middle of canvas, resize 65%.

Now it's time to crop down your tag, resize if needed.

Add copyright/licensing info and text and you're ready to save.
Be sure to save a blank for future use.
I used an inner bevel on my name. This is totally up to you.

If you'd like to save as a transparent PNG layer be sure to hide the white background layer first.

I hope you've enjoyed my new tutorial. Please show your appreciation by leaving some love in my C-Box and/or voting for me at 1Award (link to the right). I'd love to see your results.


TOD

Tropic Breeze

Tropic Breeze
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 7/31/2012. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the licensed artwork of Zlata_M. This is a bonus tube available at PicsForDesign (PFD).

Supplies Needed:
1 tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using FTU Tequila by Kittz Kreationz)
WSL_Mask223 by Weescotslass (Download links to the right on her blog)
Font of choice (I'm using Jellyka Wonderland)

Open a new canvas 600 x 600 flood fill white.
New raster layer, select with magic wand,copy & paste paper1 into selection, select none, apply mask.

Image, canvas size 800 x 800 and flood fill the empty spaces with white.

Add frame (T-32) and resize 75%

Copy & Paste paper of choice as a new layer, move below frame,using selection tool select around frame, selections, invert, delete on paper layer, select none.

Add tube, place under frame, resize if needed, position to your liking, use the selection tool to select the top portion of the tube, right click, promote selection to layer, select none, move to top. Use eraser tool on original tube layer to remove any of the bottom portion of the tube not needed.

Add flower (T-8) and resize to your liking, place upward and to the left, below all the framed layers, see my tag if needed.

Add lights (T-34), resize to your liking, place these below the above flower layer.

Add umbrella now, resize if needed, place to your liking.

Add flower frame (T-20), resize to your liking,bring down a bit so you can see it peeping out from below your main frame.

Select your main frame layer, add another layer of lights (T-34) resize and place in the left bottom corner of the frame.

Add T-29 to left to corner of frame, resize to your liking.

Add butterfly to bottom right corner of frame, resize to your liking.

Add star to top right corner of frame, resize to your liking.

The top portion of your tube (the one you selected and moved to the top) should be the very top layer of your creation.

Now it's time to crop down your tag, resize if needed.

Add copyright/licensing info and text and you're ready to save.
Be sure to save a blank for future use.

If you'd like to save as a transparent PNG layer be sure to hide the white background layer first.

I hope you've enjoyed my new tutorial. Please show your appreciation by leaving some love in my C-Box and/or voting for me at 1Award (link to the right). I'd love to see your results.


TOD

Summer Heat

Summer Heat
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 7/30/2012. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the licensed artwork of Ellie_Milk. You can purchase her tubes at PicsForDesign (PFD).

Supplies Needed:
1 Tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using Summer Heat FTU by Pink Pleasures HERE)
*It appears the download link for this kit is no longer available so please use another kit of choice*
DBV Mask111 by Designs by Vaybs
Font of choice (I'm using Callie Hand)


Open a new canvas 600 x 600 and flood fill white.

New raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste paper2 into selection, select none, apply mask.

Add bubbles.

Add net and place upward to the left.

Add frame2, select inside middle frame with magic wand, selections, modify, expand by 2, copy & paste paper of choice as a new layer, selections, invert, delete on paper layer, select none, make sure paper layer is below frame.

Add umbrella (resize if needed), place to the right above the frame layer, add drop shadow.

Add tube above frame and umbrella layer, resize if needed, once you add all of your elements then come back and erase any excess parts of the tube not needed.

Add elements of choice and place to your liking.

I added the following:
ele14 (beach towel, added to bottom of frame)
ele3 (bucket,right side of frame)
ele6 (flower, mirrored added to the left side of frame)
flower (bunched at left on top of ele6 layer)
flower2
flower4
ele2 (beachball- right side with bucket)
googles

Resize each to your liking and arrange accordingly.

Crop or resize your canvas to your liking.

Now it's time to add copyright/licensing info along with your text.
Don't forget to save a blank for later use.

If you'd like to save as a transparent PNG then be sure to hide the white background layer.

I hope you've enjoyed my new tutorial. Please show your appreciation by leaving some love in my C-Box and/or voting for me at 1Award (link to the right). I'd love to see your results.


TOD

Lavished In Lavender

Lavished In Lavender
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 7/30/2012. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the licensed artwork of VeryMany. You can purchase this tube at PicsforDesign (PFD).

Supplies Needed:
1 tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using FTU Just for Fun by Bea Creations)
*I can't seem to get her site to come up. Feel free to use any other kit of choice.*
WSL_Mask260 by Weescotslass
Font of choice (I'm using Inspiration)


Open a new canvas 600 x 600 and flood fill white.

New raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste paper17 into selection,select none,apply mask.

Image,canvas size change to 800 x 800 and flood fill any empty spaces of the background with white. We'll resize later.

Add frame07.

Copy & Paste paper of choice as a new layer, move below frame, use selection tool to select around frame, selections, invert, delete on paper layer, select none.

Add tube, place below frame, resize if needed, duplicate, move duplicate above frame and hide.

Use the selection tool to select around frame, selections, invert, delete on tube layer, select none.

Unhide duplicate tube layer.

Go back and select the mask layer and lets work from there.

Add bling doodle, place upward and to the right.

Add wire, placing upward and to the left.

Duplicate doodle, mirror,flip, place this layer above the wire.

Add paint splatter.

Duplicate wire layer, mirror,bring down just a bit, place above paint splatter.

Add leaves.

Now back to the top duplicate tube layer and lets finish up.

Add grass layer, duplicate, image, mirror, arrange both to your liking.

Same with flowers.

Add a couple of single flowers to the top left corner of the frame.

Add pool and resize to your liking,place at the bottom left of the frame.

Repeat using chair and place to the right.

Erase any of the excess of the duplicate tube that you don't want showing.

Now it's time to resize and/or crop your image.

Add copyright/licensing info and text and you're ready to save.
Don't forget to save a blank for later use.

I placed my name in the pool area, added some noise to the name, selections, select all, float, defloat, modify, expand by 2, new layer, flood fill with dark color from kit, move below, select none, add drop shadow.

If you'd like to save as a transparent PNG then don't forget to hide the white background layer before saving.

I hope you have enjoyed this tutorial. Please don't forget to show your appreciation by leaving some love in my C-Box and/or voting for my site at 1Award (link to the right). I'd love to see your results.


TOD

Friday, July 27, 2012

Catch A Wave

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Catch A Wave
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 7-27-2012. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the licensed artwork of Lielman. This is an exclusive tube available for purchase through PicsForDesign (PFD).

Supplies Needed:
1 tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using FTU Catch A Wave by Designs by Sarah)
*I can't seem to find this kit her on blog anymore. You can check here for similar kits from that blog train or use another kit of choice*
WSL Mask302 by Weescotslass
Font of choice (I'm using Mawns Handwriting)

Open new canvas 600 x 600 and flood fill white.

New raster layer,select with magic wand,copy & paste paper of choice (I used paper7) into selection, select none, apply mask.

Add frame of choice (I used frame 1 and resized 75%)

Copy & Paste paper of choice (paper3) as a new layer, resize and place below frame, use magic wand to select inside the frame(s), selections, modify, expand by 2, selections, invert, delete, select none.

Now go back to your mask layer and we'll add from there.

I added waves2 and resized approx 75% (doodles will do if you don't have this kit), place upward and to the left, see my tag if needed.

Add net, flip, add drop shadow, place toward the bottom sticking out from frame, duplicate, flip.

Add branch, resize if needed, place so that some of it sticks out from the frame.

Add flower and do the same with it,resizing if needed.

Now back inside of the frame(s), above the paper layer, add seaweed, resize if needed, see my tag for placement.

On top of the frame layer, add ribbon or bow.

Add starfish, seahorse, fish, ect, resizing to your liking.

Add tube,resize if needed, add drop shadow to tube and to frame layer.

Resize or crop your tag if needed.

Add copyright/licensing info along with your text and now you're ready to save.
Don't forget to save a blank for later use.

If you want the transparent background then close the white background before saving as a PNG file.

I hope you've enjoyed this tut and will take the time to show your appreciation by leaving some love in the C-Box and/or voting for me at 1Award(link to the right). I'd love to see your results.

TOD

Tropical Breeze

Tropical Breeze
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 7/27/2012. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the licensed artwork of Ellie_Milk. This is an exclusive tube from PicsForDesign (PFD).

Supplies Needed:
1 tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using FTU Tropical Breeze by PolkaDot Scraps)LinkWSL Mask 223 by Weescotslass (Download links to the right on her blog)
Font (I'm using Callie Hand)


Open new canvas 600 x 600 flood fill white, new raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste paper10 into selection, select none, apply mask.

Image, canvas size 800 x 800 and fill in the empty background space with white.
We'll resize later.

Copy & Paste element105 (blue splatter) as a new layer, flip, resize if you'd like, place toward the bottom right, duplicate, mirror.

Add element9, place toward the right, duplicate, image, mirror.

Add element102 (orange splatter), place upward of the mask.

Add frame of choice, resize if needed.

Add paper, wire and tube of choice each as a new layer, place below frame, duplicate tube, move above frame and hide, use selection tool to draw out around the frame, selections, invert, delete on paper layer, delete on wire layer, delete on original tube layer, select none.

Add element29 and place on the right side of the frame, under the duplicate tube layer, see my tag.

Use eraser tool to remove any of the duplicate tube that is not needed.

Add element54, place at the bottom of the frame.

Add button, marbles and flowers of choice, bunch together and place to your liking.

Crop the tag down to your liking.

Hide the white background if you'd like to save as a transparent PNG.

Add copyright/licensing info.

Don't forget to save a blank for later use.

Add your text and you're ready to save.

I added noise to the top layer of my text and a black background to it.

I hope you've enjoyed my new tutorial. I would appreciate it if you could take the time to leave some love in my C-Box and/or vote for me at 1Award (link to the right). I'd love to see your results!

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Summer Vacation

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Summer Vacation
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 7/27/2012. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the licensed artwork of Ellie_Milk. This is an exclusive tube from PicsForDesign (PFD).

Supplies Needed:
1 tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using Sunset Nights FTU by My Nerdy Notebook)
WSL Mask209 by Weescotslass
*Links for downloads to the right of her blog*
Font of choice (I'm using Luna Bar)


Open a new canvas 650 x 600 and flood fill white.

New raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste paper5 into selection, select none, apply mask.

Add frame4 resize by 85%.

Add fern and place over toward the right a bit, see my tag.

Add sand, resize to your liking, place toward the bottom of the canvas keeping it inside the frame.

Add oilpaint and resize 75% place upward keeping it inside the frame.

Add lifebuoy and resize 50% twice and place to the right, see my tag.

Add compass and resize 65%, place to the side of the lifebuoy, see my tag.

Add flower4, resize 50% then 65%, place upward to the left, see my tag.

Add frame5, resize to your liking, copy & paste paper and tube as a new layer, place both below frame, resize to your liking, select inside frame with magic wand, modify, expand by 4, selections, invert, delete on tube layer, delete on paper layer, select none, add drop shadow to frame and tube,merge these 3 layers together only, free rotate 15 degrees to the left, see my tag.

Now add the icetea and seashells, resize to your liking and place accordingly.

Now it's time to crop down your tag or resize if you prefer.

Add copyright/licensing info.

If you'd like to save as a transparent PNG be sure to hide the background layer.
Don't forget to save a blank for later use.

Add your text and you're ready to save.

I hope you've enjoyed this tutorial. Please show your appreciation by leaving love in my C-Box and/or voting for me at 1Award (link to the right). I'd love to see your results!

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Yummy Summer Breeze

Yummy Summer Breeze
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 7/27/2012. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the licensed artwork of Alex Prihodko. This is an exclusive tube available for purchase at PicsForDesign (PFD).

Supplies Needed:
1 tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using FTU Fruit Punch by Pimp'd Designz)
WSL Mask302 by Weescotslass
Font of choice (I'm using heyboy!heygirl! and also Impact)

Open new canvas 600 x 600 and flood fill white.

New raster layer.

Select with magic wand, copy & paste paper5 into selection,select none, apply mask.

Image, canvas size 800 x 800 flood fill the empty space of background with white. We'll resize this later.

Copy & Paste ice cubes as a new layer, resize 65%, place upward and to the left, duplicate, mirror, flip, see my tag.

Add fruit02 as a new layer, resize 70%, place upward and to the right, see my tag.

Add print01, resize if needed.

Add frame-01, resize 85%.

Copy & paste paper of choice as a new layer, place below frame, select frame, using magic wand select inside the frame, modify, expand by 4, selections, invert, delete on paper layer, select none.

Add flower-03, resize to your liking and place in the left top corner of the frame.

Now add your tube, position under the frame, duplicate, move duplicate layer above frame and hide it. Back to the original layer, use your magic wand to select inside the frame, modify, expand by 4, selections, invert, delete on original tube layer, select none, unhide duplicate layer, use the eraser tool to remove any of the tube you don't need once you've add the rest of your accessories.

I added:
ribbon-01 to the bottom of the frame
all of these bunched together at the bottom right of frame:
flower-01 resized
fruit-01 resized
fruit-06 resized
fruit-03 resized
drink (lemonade pitcher) resized by 50% then again by 75% and placed to the bottom left of the frame

Add any text you wish using the font IMPACT, I drop the opacity of mine "Yummy Summer Breeze" to 65% and place toward the bottom of my canvas.

Now is time to crop the tag and/or resize to your liking.

Add copyright/licensing info.

If you want to save as a transparent PNG then hide your background layer.

Be sure to save a blank in case you need it later.

Add your text and you're ready to save.

I hope you've enjoyed my new tutorial. Please show some love by leaving a message in my C-Box and/or voting for me on 1Award (link to the right). I'd love to see your results!

TOD

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Dazzling Summer

Dazzling Summer
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 7/25/2012. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the licensed artwork of Alex Prihodko. It is an exclusive tube. You can purchase this tube at PicsForDesgin (PFD).

Supplies Needed:
1 tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using FTU Sunset Nights by JustSan's World)
DBV Mask111 by Designs by Vaybs
Font of choice (I'm using Callie Hand)

Open a new canvas 600 x 600 and flood fill white.

New raster layer.

Select with magic wand, copy & paste paper01 into selection, select none, apply mask, duplicate.

Image, canvas size, change to 800 x 800 (we'll resize later).

Back to the background layer, flood fill the empty space with white.

Now click on the duplicate or top layer of the mask.

Copy & Paste frame03 as a new layer, select inside with magic wand, selections, modify, expand by 4, selections, invert, copy & paste paper of choice as a new layer, resize if needed, click on delete, select none, move below frame.

Now it's time to add your tube so copy & paste that below the frame, resize if needed, position to your liking, duplicate, move the duplicate layer above the frame and hide it for now.

Select inside the frame with your magic wand, selections, modify, expand by 4, selections, invert, delete on the original tube layer, select none, add a subtle drop shadow if you wish.

Add element14 (leaves) as a new layer, place above the top mask layer and to the right, add subtle drop shadow, duplicate, mirror.

Now unhide your duplicate tube layer.

Add any elements or accessories you'd like, place to the left of the frame.

I used
element01 (flower)
element31 (slice)
element30 (glass)
element37 (glasses)
element03 (peach flower)
element10 (tree)

Resize if you'd prefer and arrange to your liking.

Now back on duplicate tube layer, use the eraser to remove any portion of the tube that's not needed, please refer to my tag if needed.

Once you've finished that you can hide the background layer if you wish to save as a transparent png image.

Crop the finished tag down to your liking, resize if needed.

Add copyright/licensing info. Don't forget to save a blank.

Add your name or text and you're ready to save.

I hope you enjoyed this tutorial. Please take the time to leave some love in my C-Box and/or vote for me at 1Award (link to the right). It's greatly appreciated. Oh and I'd love to see your results.


TOD

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Drama Queen

Drama Queen

This tutorial was written by Jenny on 7-3-2012. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the licensed artwork of Zlata_M. You need a license to use this work. I'm licensed through PicsForDesign(PFD).

Supplies Needed:
1 tube of choice- close up preferred
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using Glamorous Collab by Leah)
tempz21 by Kandi Kissez
WSL_Mask302 by Weescotslass
Font of choice (I'm using Simply Delicious)

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

Unhide the background layer, new raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste paper7 into selection, select none, apply mask, duplicate.

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

Repeat the above step on the large gradient circle using paper4.

Select I'm The Queen wordart layer, repeat using paper11, once you've hid the original layer, go back to new layer, selections, select all, float, defloat, modify, expand by 2, new raster layer, flood fill with black, move below the new wordart layer, select none, apply drop shadow.

Select left square, Repeat the same step you used on the large gradient circle, using paper12, do NOT deselect, copy & paste tube of choice as a new layer, resize if needed, click delete on tube, select none, feel free to add a texture of choice or mirror your image.

Add drop shadow to left glitter frame.

Select gradient circle, we're going to repeat the same step as we did on the left square using paper15, add frame 2, resize to your liking, see my tag for example.

Select right frame, repeat again using paper2, make sure these layers are above all previous layers we've worked on.

Add drop shadow to right glitter frame.

Select pink glitter frame, selections, select all,float, defloat, copy & paste paper2 as a new layer, selections, invert, delete, select none, add noise, hide original.

Repeat on center circle (minus the noise), using paper8.

Now add both the poofs, resize if needed, see my tag for placement.

Add sparkles.

Add stars if you have some. These that I'm using were provided in a challenge at a forum.
If they belong to you please let me know and I'll be glad to credit you in my supply list. If you don't have any stars that's ok. Sorry I can not supply these.

Now add your main tube, resize if needed, place to your liking or see my tag for an example, duplicate the tube, add drop shadow to bottom layered tube.

Add drama queen crown, resize if needed, see my tag for placement.

Add flowers and any other poofs you'd like to add and arrange to your liking.

I also added a butterfly to the crown.

Add the arrow, see my tag for placement, resize if needed, add drop shadow.

Crop tag, resize it if needed, add copyright info and such. Don't forget to save a blank copy in case you need it later. If you want it to be transparent be sure to hide the background layer before saving.

When adding the text I used the pink from the flower and the purple from the poof and added noise to the bottom layer along with a drop shadow.

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.


TOD

Let Freedom Ring

Let Freedom Ring
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 7-3-2012. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the licensed artwork of Terra Bidlespacher. I have a license through MyTagArt. They are no longer in business. You may now find her tubes at MyTubedArt (formerly Mistaken Art).

Supplies Needed:
1 tube of choice
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using FTU Let Freedom Ring by Angela's Tuts N' Tags)
Vix_Mask374 by Vix HERE (click on goodies, scroll down)
Font of choice (I'm using Independence)


Open a new canvas 600 x 600 and flood fill white.

New raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste paper7 into selection, select none, apply mask.

Copy & Paste element14 (scattered stars) as a new layer, resize 50%, place upward and to the left, duplicate, mirror, flip.

Copy & Paste frame of choose, resize to 50% or so, select inside with magic wand, selections, modify, expand by 4 , copy & paste paper of choice as a new layer, resize if needed, selections, invert, delete, select none,move below frame.

Add element17 (single star) as a new layer, resize to your liking, place on the side of the frame.

Add firecracker, resize, place next to star, see my tag.

Add balloon, resize to your liking, rotate a bit to the right, place on the right side of the canvas.

Add element25 (USA star), place toward the bottom right, resize to your liking.

Add cupcake, resize to your liking, place toward the bottom of the previous layer, see my tag.

Add tube, resize if needed, duplicate, adjust, blur, gaussian blur 3 or so, right click, properties, overlay, drop opacity to 65% or so depending on your tube.

Now you will want to crop your tag down or resize.
Be sure the dpi is correct if using a licensed tube.

Add copyright and licensing info.

Add text. Don't forget to save a blank in case you need it later.

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.

TOD

Star Quality

Star Quality
This tutorial was written by Jenny on 7-3-2012. Resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional. I am using the licensed artwork of Ismael Rac. I am licensed through Artistic Minds Inc. (AMI) for these tubes. They are no longer in business so please check out his tubes HERE.

Supplies Needed:
2 tubes of choice
Scrapkit of choice (I'm using FTU 4th of July by Lacarolita's Designz)
Star Quality Template by Tonya HERE
Mask of choice (I'm using mask73 by Aqua HERE)
Font of choice (I'm using American Bush Shame)

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

Image, canvas, change size to 800 x 800

Select background layer, flood fill white.

New raster layer, select with magic wand, copy & paste paper3 into selection, select none, apply mask.

Shape background, you could recolor to match but I did selections, select all, float, defloat, new raster layer, flood fill, select none, add noise, hide original layer.

Repeat on Shape layer.

Again on weirdass shape.

Again on Glitter Oval Background.

Select Oval layer, selections,select all,float, defloat, copy & paste paper2 as a new layer, selections,invert, delete, do not deselect, now paste your close up tube as a new layer, place to your liking,click delete, deselect, duplicate tube a couple of times, see my tag, merge the tube layers together, drop opacity to 50%. You can add a texture above this layer if you so wish. Play around till you get something fun.

Recolor dotted oval layer, add noise.

Add balloons, resize to your liking, rotate if needed, I placed mine to the left.

Star Background1 recolor.

Star1, selections,float, defloat, copy & paste paper1 as a new layer, resize 50%,selections, invert,delete, do not deselect, paste tube as a new layer, invert, delete on tube layer, select none, drop opacity to 50% on tube.

Star Background 2 recolor.

Star2, repeat same steps from Star1.

Add a couple of glitterstars of choice, resize and place to your liking.

Now add fireworks, place toward the right, see my tag if needed.

Add tube,resize if needed, place to the right of the canvas, add drop shadow if you'd like.

Wordart background, recolor.

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

Now you will want to crop your tag down or resize.
Be sure the dpi is correct if using a licensed tube.

Add copyright and licensing info.

Add text. Don't forget to save a blank in case you need it later.

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.


TOD