Artsy Raven

Artsy Raven

Supplies Needed:

FTU scrap kit called, "Purple Power" from Mystic Ravens Scrap, HERE.

Tube of choice. I'm using an exclusive MoshiLove tube made for Mystic Ravens Forum.

You may go HERE to join, and read how you can get this cutie!

Dezigns By Ali, Template 82 HERE.

Vix_Mask26, HERE.

Texture of choice. I usually find mine at DEVIANT ART.

PlugIns Needed:


Eye Candy 4000-Gradient Glow

Drop Shadow:


Let's begin, remember to save often.

Open template, duplicate and delete orignal. Delete DBA layer.

Image-Canvas Size-650x650. We will resize later.

Rectangle 1 layer-Magic wand inside, new layer, flood fill #e5cafd. Delete original.

Effects-Plugins-Eye Candy4000-Gradient Glow


Add drop shadow.

Rectangle 2 layer-Magic wand inside, new layer, flood fill #9853bd. Delete original.

Repeat Gradient Glow

Selections-select all-float-defloat-modify-contract-1-OK.



Select none.

White Circle layer-Magic Wand inside, copy paste texture of choice, keep selected.

Copy paste paper3, set blend mode to soft light. Delete original.

Copy paste tube of choice, resizing if needed. Selections-invert.

Delete any part of your tube that's sticking out. Select none

Duplicate tube. Adjust-blur-gaussian blur-radius 3-OK. Set blend mode to Screen.

Original tube layer, set blend mode to Luminance Legacy. Add drop shadow.

Circle frame layer-selections-select all-float-defloat-invert.

Copy paste paper2, delete. Select none. Delete original.

Repeat Gradient Glow. Add drop shadow

Copy paste paper1, bring to the bottom layer. Apply mask.

Layers-New Mask Layer-From Image-Source Luminance-OK. Merge group.

Copy paste your full tube, resizing to your liking.

Copy paste the following elements, adding drop shadow to each:

Heartswirl 1-copy paste twice. Resize 50%, all layers unchecked.

Resize second 35% all layers unchecked. Image-mirror.

Flower2 resize 15% all layers unchecked.

Flower5 resize 25% all layers unchecked

Mushroom resize 25% all layers unchecked

Butterfly3 resize 25% all layers unchecked.

Resize your tag to 600x600, all layers are checked.

Add copyright, license # and your name.

We are done.

I hope you enjoyed this tutorial.

Comments are always welcome.

Feel free to EMAIL me your finished tag.

Thank you very much.


This tutorial was written by K'Lani on April 15, 2011.