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Purple Fairy

By © Purplechick Creations
Any resemblance to another tutorial is purely coincidental
and unintentional.
This tut uses PSPX2 but can be used with other versions.

Please do not share this outside this group!!


* Scrapkit April showers by Scraps with Attitude. It's a payed kit and you can buy it at Aussie Scraps
* Tube of your choice, I used a tube from Molly Harrison bought at CILM, please don't use this without a license!
* Mask UF mask 19 made by urban fairy tales, you can find them here
* Font of choice
* Optional, Eye candy 4000/Gradient glow
* My supplies here
Remember to save often :-)
Have fun!!

1 Open one of the papers from the kit in psp, I used paper 15
2 Window/Duplicate (shift d) to copy the paper. You can now close the original.
3 Layers/Promote background layer
4 Layers/Load/Save mask/Load mask from disk and find your UF mask 19 with these settings:

Source Luminance checked
Fit to canvas checked
Invert transparency checked
Hide all mask checked.

5 Layers/Merge/Merge group
6 Image/Resize with 80%, all layers UNchecked.
7 Layers/New raster layer.
8 Layers/Arrange send to bottom
9 Floodfill this layer with white.
10 Open your tube in psp, I used a sitting tube but it's up to you what you use of course, I thought it would be neat if she sat on one of the balls :-)
11 Edit/Copy, Edit/Paste as a new layer.
12 Give a dropshadow of choice or use mine:

Horizontal: 2
Vertical: 2
Opacity: 55
Blur: 5
color: black
shadow on new layer UNchecked.

13 Open the butterfly and one of the flowers in psp, I used the purple ones.
14 Edit/Copy, Edit/Paste as a new layer
15 Image/Resize to your liking.
16 I kept on duplicate them (Layers/Duplicate) and resize them with 80%.
17 Move them around on your tag to your liking or see mine for reference.
18 Open the suntube in psp.
19 Adjust/Hue and Saturation/Colorize to a color of your liking, I used 212 and 16 to make it purple.
20 Edit/Copy, Edit/Paste as a new layer
21 Image/Resize with 40%, all layers UNchecked and move it on top of the masklayer in one of the bulbs, see my tag for reference.
22 Give them all the same dropshadow.
23 Open the watering can in psp.
24 Edit/Copy, Edit/Paste as a new layer
25 Image/Resize with 25%, all layers Unchecked.
26 Image/Mirror and move to the bottom of the tag.
27 Open the ribbontag in psp.
28 Edit/Copy, Edit/Paste as a new layer
29 Image/Resize with 80%, all layers Unchecked.
30 Move this under the sunlayer, see mine for reference.
31 Give them all the same dropshadow.
32 Take your texttool and write your name on the tag. I used purple as a background- and transparent on my foreground color.
33 Image/Rotate/Free rotate 90 degrees.
34 Layer/Convert to a raster layer.
35 Give it a dropshadow or use Eye Candy 4000/Gradient glow with the default settings and the color a color from your tag. I used a lilac color.
36 Add your watermark and the copyright info
37 Save as a jpeg.

That's it!!! I hope you had fun making this tutorial.
Huggers Paola