Autumn Beauties

Autumn Beauties

Supplies Needed:

Autumn Wishes scrap kit from Butterfly Kisses Scraps, HERE.

Tube of choice. I'm using Keith Garvey which is available at PTE, HERE.

License is needed in order to use his art.

Mask 93 from Butterfly Flutterby Creations, HERE.

Font of choice, i'm using 1 Archer DNA.

Plug In Needed:

Xero-Fritillary and Bad Dream

Drop Shadow:


Let's Begin. Be sure to save as you go.

Open mask and minimize.

Open a new transparent canvas 700x700.

Copy paste paper9, resize 90% all layers unchecked.

Apply mask; Layers-New Mask Layer-From Image

Find the mask in the drop down menu. Source luminance checked. OK. Merge group.

Copy paste paper16, resize 90% all layers unchecked.

Bring below mask layer. Effects-Plug Ins-Xero-Fritillary. Use the following settings:


Freehand tool active. Use the following settings:


Use your freehand tool to trace around the frames of the mask only.

Selections-Invert. Paper16 active, hit delete. Select none.

Mask layer active. Freehand tool active. Let's add our tubes.

Using the freehand tool, trace around one frame. Copy paste tube, resize if needed.

Selection-Invert. Tube layer active hit delete.

Repeat this step 2 more times with the other frames.

Once you've added your tubes, merge your tube layers to one layer.

Effects-Plug Ins-Xero-Bad Dream. Use the default settings. OK. Add drop shadow.

Time to add our elements...

Copy paste Wind. Resize 65% and again 85% all layers unchecked.

Place bottom left of masked layer. Duplicate.

Image-Mirror-Flip. Bring together, merge layers. Add drop shadow and center it.

Copy paste Ribbon2, resize 65% all layers unchecked. Place bottom right of tag.

Duplicate. Image-Mirror-Flip. Merge layers, add drop shadow & bring to bottom.

Copy paste Flower05, resize 50% and again 60% all layers unchecked.

Place bottom center of tag. Add drop shadow.

Duplicate. Resize 75% all layers unchecked.

Place below, to the left of the center flower. Duplicate. Image-Mirror-Flip.

Copy paste Butterflies, resize 65% all layers unchecked. Add drop shadow.

Place above flowers layer. Duplicate, Image-Mirror, place below flowers layer.

Copy paste Leaves, resize 65% all layers unchecked.

Image-Free rotate-Left-15-OK. Adjust-Sharpness-Sharpen.

Place below butterflies layer on right side. Duplicate, Image-Mirror.

Place below butterflies layer on left side.

Copy paste GlitterHeart02, resize 35% all layers unchecked.

Image-Free Rotate-Left-25-OK. Adjust-sharpness-sharpen.

Image-Mirror. Place bottom left corner above masked layer. Add drop shadow.

Copy paste FlowerString01, resize 70% all layers unchecked.

Place below the larger center flower. Add drop shadow.

Resize tag to your desired size, I resized to 650x650, all layers are checked.

Add copyright, License # and name. Save as PNG.

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 August 13, 2011.