Gimptastic Scraps Available Exclusively @

 photo ftPCqk.jpg.gif

Gimptastic Scraps CT

 photo rOkLXX.jpg.gif

 photo OrTUfL.jpg.gif

 photo S2WqyV.jpg.gif

 photo oH54ir.jpg.gif

 photo Crystal_zps6d3b31yk.gif

 photo 1aItvl.jpg.gif

 photo 1Y4XU0.jpg.gif

 photo c5U8yi.jpg.gif

Blog Trains

 photo S84WiV.jpg.gif

CU Licenses

 photo 7da69915f9e3ca53ec4ac839d4553777_1.jpg  photo d5d01ff47864649858eccdd2ccdf5a9d.jpg  photo 23703e11b5ae94f9facc9a6d9cbb59ea.png  photo f5f0547de1c5baf43fd610dbbb045632.jpg  photo 03872ba42ce828983f8f1d6f9fc91627.png  photo 94f475693f2110fefefcb0c00f25a2e3.png  photo 4221faeff08eb37e0609fcfbb610f81d.jpg  photo 18ac999b4927e8f77f0c3320e8826367.jpg  photo 7da69915f9e3ca53ec4ac839d4553777.jpg  photo 6bedb214723b19ae7389f4b153c345a3.jpg
Tuesday, December 11, 2012

PTU Tut- I Touch My Elf

This tutorial is of my own creation and any resemblance to any other tuts is purely coincidental. This tutorial is for personal use only, using it for monetary gain is against our TOU's
Gimp or program of choice
PTU kit Lick My Candy Cane from Toxic Desirez. You can purchase this kit at The PSP Project.
Tube of choice. I am using the art of Leonardo Preda. You must have a license to use these tubes.
Template 165 from me HERE
Mask 208 from weescotslass
Font: LD Jilly Nilly

-Open template. Delete credits.  Image>Scale Image 450x450 px. Image>Canvas Size 600x600 px and click center.
-Let's add papers to the template layers. Make the template layer active (see below). Right click template layer in layer box and choose alpha to selection. Open paper (see below). Right click paper layer in layer box and choose add alpha channel. Select>Invert. Press delete on your keyboard. Select>None. Filters>Light & Shadow>Drop Shadow 2, 2, 5, black, 50. Delete the original template layer. Here are the template layers and which papers I used:
1- paper 16
2- paper 6
3- paper 5
4- paper 10
5- paper 3
6- paper 7
7- paper 10
8- paper 17
9- paper 15
10- paper 12
-Make words 1 active. Filters>Noise>RGB Noise. Change all sliders (except alpha) to 0.40.
-Make words 1 back active. Repeat drop shadow.
-Make words 2 active. Colors>Colorize. Change only the lightness to 100.
-Make words 2 back active. Colorize: Hue: 0, Saturation: 100, Lightness: -60. Repeat noise and drop shadow.
-Open tube. Move tube below all the word art layers in the layer box. Layer>Scale 90%. Place at the bottom of tag. Repeat drop shadow.
frame 1
stars & sparkles swirl
ornament 2
candy cane light posts
snowflake 1
snowflake 2
-Open paper 14. Make the bottom layer. Apply mask. Click HERE to learn how to use masks in gimp.
-Add your name and copyright and you're done!


About Us

My photo
We both love making tags and just being creative. We felt there weren't enough blogs out there for us Gimp users, so we thought we would start one. So here we are, we hope you enjoy our tutorials, tags, freebies & more.

Snag Our Blinkies

 photo 7vDoNX.jpg.gif

 photo 8lTlil.jpg.gif

 photo x8xt3V.jpg.gif

 photo LmQ2kj.jpg.gif

 photo v3NIIF.jpg.gif

Chit Chat

Blog Archive

Don't Be A Pirate

 photo wePKQA.jpg.gif  photo 12871ed46d6acf37f4db67780aebfd36.jpg