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Wednesday, January 30, 2013
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 Dotty For You from Tasha's Playground
Tube of choice. I am using the art of Elias Chatzoudis. You must have a license to use these tubes. Purchase them at Elias Art Shop
Template 176 from Millie's PSP Madness
Mask 78 from weescotslass
Font- I love what you do!!

-Open template. 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, 2, black, 50. Delete the original template layer. Here are the template layers and which papers I used:
9 & 11- paper 1
8 & 10- paper 6
6- paper 3
2 & 5- paper 7
3 & 4- paper 9
1- paper 5
-Make layer 7 active. Alpha to selection. Open paper 10. Place in selection. Add alpha channel. Invert & delete. Open tube. Place in the selection. (I duplicated [Layer>Duplicate Layer] my tube and stacked them near each other then merged all my tube layers together [Layer>Merge Down], but you can just use 1 tube layer if you'd like). Delete. Select none. Change the mode of the tube to soft light. Make the paper layer active and repeat drop shadow.
-Make layer 12 active. Alpha to selection. Open paper 2. Add alpha channel. Invert & delete. Invert. FIlters>Decor>Add Bevel. Uncheck 'work on copy' and leave the rest of the settings. Select>Grow 2. Change your foreground color to e5505b. Layer>New Layer. Move new layer below test layer in layer box. Select the bucket fill tool and fill selection. Select none. Filters>Noise>RGB Noise. Change all the sliders (except alpha) to 0.35. Repeat drop shadow.
-Open tube. Make the top layer. Place in the center of the tag. Duplicate. Move duplicate tube below the wordart layers. Repeat drop shadow. Make the top tube active. Erase her left leg (where the wordart is).
-Open frame 4. Make the bottom layer. Scale 85%. Select the rotate tool and click canvas. In the angle box put 10. Place in the center of the tag. Select the magic wand and clikc inside the frame. Grow 2. Open paper 2 and move paper layer below frame layer. Add alpha channel. Invert & delete. Select none. Repeat drop shadow on frame.
cupcake (rotate -10)
flower 2
flower 3
flower swirl
-Open paper 4. 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!


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