Summers Simple Pleasures


Supplies Needed

PSP- I used X but will work in any version
3 Tubes of Choice, I used the Artwork of Elias Chatzoudis.
You will need to purchase a license to use his work and can be
purchased here from MPT.
Font of choice I used Boum Boum
Scrap kit used is by Farrah called " Taste of Summer" which can be
purchased at Designer Scraps
Mask No 09, is by Vix please visit her site
(Thanks Vix!)

Okay let's get started

Open a new image 600x600 (we can resize later)
Open your tubes, from the scrapkit open the CuffBracelet, Fastner,
Flamingo, a flower of choice.
Layers, new raster layer floodfill with white.
Edit copy, edit paste the cuff bracelet as a new layer, place towards
the top part of the tag, resize by 90%. Add a drop shadow.
Add the fastner resize by 45%, add a drop shadow, position at the top
of the tag so the green part sits just under the diamond section of the bracelet.
Duplicate,Image, mirror and place it the same place at the other end of the braclet.
Add a flower of choice, resize and add a drop shadow, and sit so it
covers the diamond area and looks like the fastner is under it.
Duplicate your Cuff Bracelet, image flip and position down the botom of the tag.
Add a new Raster layer, now using your pen tool foreground colour #dd6070
Line style solid, width 10.00. Draw out a line between the two
bracelets, so it joins them together.
Convert to Raster and add a drop shadow.
Duplicate, image miror and position on the other side to make a frame.
Edit copy, edit paste each tube as a new layer and position were suitable.
Add a drop shadow to each tube.
Add the flamingo, position where suitable, add a drop shadow.
Add paper 3 as a new layer, resize by 90%.
Layers, new mask layer, find Vix_Mask09
Source luminance checked, Invert mask data, unchecked, OK
Layers, Merge, Merge Group.
Resize by 70%.
Move this layer to the bottom
Position so it is directly behind the frame
Duplicate, on the top layer, set this to multiply.
Now is the time to add any extra embellishments to finish your tag.
Add all appropriate copywrite information, and your name.
Once happy with your creation resize all layers to your likingand your done.
Save your tag.

Hope you enjoyed my tutorial

Layout and Tutorial ©Janelle written on April 22nd, 2008.
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