Barely there


Supplies Needed:

PSP- I used X but will work in any version
1 Tube of Choice
Font of choice
Scrap kit here by Lisa at Sophisticated Scraps
Mask is by Chelle at Weescotslass I used mask 129
(Thanks Chelle!)
Supplies here
I used the Artwork of Steve Baier.
You will need to purchase a license to use his work and can be
purchased here

Okay let's get started

Open a new image 600x600 (we can resize later)
Open the Scrapkit in PSP and choose a frame of choice, and 1paper.
Open your tube, and the mask.
Open any extra embellishments and ribbons of choice if you would like
to use them.
Layers, new raster layer floodfill with white.
Edit copy, edit paste your paper as new layer.
Resize by 75%
Layers, new mask layer from image
And find WSL_Mask129
Source luminance checked, Invert mask data, unchecked, OK
Layers, Merge, Merge Group.
Edit copy, edit paste your frame as new layer.
Resize by 80%.
Duplicate and rotate the top frame left by 10%, Image, Free Rotate, Left, 10.00.
Edit copy, Edit paste your tube as a new layer.
Resize to suit. And position were suitable inbetween the 2 frames.
With your top frame selected you can now, delete any parts of it if you
want your tube to sit over the frame.
Add a drop shadow of choice to your tube.
Now is the time to add any flowers, embellishments, ribbons, brushes etc
Resize to your liking and your nearly done.
Add all appropriate copywrite information, and your name.
Once happy with your creation
Resize all layers to your liking and your done.
You may choose to keep your tag like this or you may read on for animation.
Now for Animation
Open up animation, now back in PSP
Edit, Copy Merged your finished Tag, edit paste in AS
Open silver sparkles, you will notice it has 8 frames.
Back on your tag in AS, right click, duplicate selected, until you have
8 frames,Edit select all.
Then on your sparkles, edit select all
Back to your tag, make sure you are at the begginning of the 8 frames,
now click on the sparkles first frame and holding down your mouse drag
the sparkles into position on your tag.
Now back on your sparkles you will notice all the layers are gone,
just go to Edit, undo Drag, and then repeat it all untill you have
enough sparkles to your liking
Save your finished tag and your done.

Hope you enjoyed my tutorial

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