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
Wednesday, January 8, 2014

PTU Tut- A Bit Vintage

This tutorial is of my own creation and any resemblance any other tut 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 Vintage Girl from A Taggers Scrap 
Tube of choice. I am using the art of verymany. You must have a license to use these tubes. Purchase the one I used at Pics For Design
Template EI#198 from Elegant Inspirations  
Font- Xiomara

  -Open template. Delete credits & all the dotted layers. Image>Scale Image 650x650 px. Image>Canvas Size 700x700 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:
3 Brown Circles- paper 1
3 Cream Circles- paper 4
3 Green Circles- paper 3
3 Blue Circles- paper 11
Cream Circle 1 & 2- paper 9
Blue Circle 1 & 2- paper 8
Green Circle 1 & 2- paper 6
Brown Circle 1 & 2- paper 14
Green Circle 3- paper 5
Cream Circle 3- paper 13
Brown Circle 3- paper 15
Cream Circle 4- paper 10
Blue Circle 3- paper 12
Green Circle 4- paper 16
4 Brown Circles- paper 19
4 Blue Circles- paper 18
4 Green Circles- paper 17
4 Cream Circles- paper 24

-Open tube. Make the top layer. Layer>Scale Layer 50%. Place to left side of tag. Repeat drop shadow. Layer>Duplicate Layer. Filters>Blur>Gaussian Blur on default. Change mode to soft light and lower opacity to 65.

-Open frame 8. Make the bottom layer. Select the rotate tool and click canvas. in the angle box put 5. Place center of tag. Repeat drop shadow.

-Open frame 4. Move below tube layer. Scale 27 %. Place on the left small white circle. Select the fuzzy select tool and click inside frame. Select>Grow 4. Open tube. Move below frame. Place in selection. Invert & delete. Select none. Change the mode to value. Add drop shadow of 1, 1, 2, black, 35 to frame. Repeat this 2 more times for the 2 remaining small white circles. Feel free to change the modes of each tube.


bottle (rotate -10)
deco 2
deco 3
flower pot 1
clock 2
flower 2, 4, 7, 13 (flip), 
butterfly 2 

-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