Joy of Reading



Supplies Needed:

PTU Scrap Kit, "Colors of Joy" from Butterfly Kisses Scraps, HERE

Tubes of choice. I'm using the artwork of Tooshtoosh.

You need to purchase a license to use her art, HERE

Vix_Mask433, HERE

Font of choice. I'm using LadyBug.

Drop Shadow:



Let's begin, don't forget to save often.

Open new layer, 650x650. We will resize later.

Copy paste frames. Resize 85% all layers unchecked. Add drop shadow.

Copy paste circles02, bring to bottom layer.

Adjust-Add/Remove Noise-Add Noise 50%.

Uniform and Monochrome checked. Add drop shadow.

Magic wand inside frames. Selection-modify-expand-10-OK.

Copy paste paper of choice. I chose paper13. Selection-invert-delete.

Copy paste tubes. Resize to your liking. Place inside frame, below frame layer.

Add drop shadows.

Copy paste your close up tube, place above frame layer. Resize to your liking.

Position to your liking, add drop shadow.

Copy paste following elements, adding drop shadow to each:

HeartBalloon2, resize 75% all layers unchecked.

Heartballoon1, resize 65% all layers unchecked. Image-Mirror.

FlowerVine2, resize 75% all layers unchecked. Duplicate, Image-Mirror.

Butterfly2, resize 40% all layers unchecked. Image-Free Rotate-Right45-OK

Butterfly1, resize 40% all layers unchecked.

Copy paste paper of choice. I'm using paper5. Apply mask.

Layers-New Mask Layer-From Image-Vix_Mask433-Source Luminance-OK.

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

Add your copyright, license# and 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 17, 2011.