My Escape

My Escape


Supplies Needed

PSP- I used X but will work in any version
Plugins Xero Filter
1 Tube and 1 image of choice I used the Artwork of Michael Landefeld.
You will need to purchase a license to use his work
and can be purchased here from CILM
Font of choice
Scrap Kit is called Tropical made by Laura at Cinnamon Scraps.

Okay let's get started
This will be a very quick Tutorial.
Open a new image 600x600 (we can resize later)
Open your tube, image and any extra embellishments you wish to use.
I also used paper24 for the frame.
Layers, new raster layer floodfill with white.
Paste paper24 as a new layer, resize by 70%.
Using your rectangle tool selection tool set to add draw out 3 rectangles to make the
windws of the frame, see example below
Hit Delete on the keyboard, I also then selected a section on the right side to even
the frame up a little. Centre frame.
Add a drop shadow to your frame.
Copy and paste your tube as a new layer move this layer to either side of the frame,
add a drop shadow of choice.
Paste your image as a new layer and place under your frame.
Once happy with its position, add the filter Xero- Bad Dream, settings,
Softness 128
Strength 128
Colouration red 0, green 0, blue 0
Brightness 0
Contrast 0, OK
Now is the time to add any fruits, embellishments, ribbons, flowers 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.
Save your tag.
Hope you enjoyed my tutorial

Here is another version of the same tut.

Layout and Tutorial ©Lou written on May 17th, 2008.
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