PTU Scrap Kit called, "Love Whispers" from Wicked Princess Scraps.
Thank you to Shani for allowing me the use of this Beautiful kit.
Tube of choice. I'm using the wonderful artwork of Keith Garvey.
You may purchase his tubes and license at PTE.
Mask of choice
Font of Choice. I'm using P22 Corinthia which came with my Windows 7.
I'll be using the following drop shadow throughout this tutorial.
Let's begin. Remember to save often.
Open your mask, and minimize for now.
New Layer 700x700, will resize later.
Heart Ribbon Frame resize 75% all layers unchecked.
Magic wand inside frame. Selections-modify-expand 5-invert-OK.
Paper14 resize 75 % all layers unchecked, hit delete. Select none. Bring below frame.
Add drop shadow to frame.
Effects-Texture effects-Blinds-Width5-Opacity50-Color #efd69e-Horizontal checked.
Repeat same effect with Horizontal unchecked.
Berry Bouquet, resize 65 % all layers unchecked. Image-free rotate-5Left-OK. Bring above frame, centered. Duplicate, Image-mirror. Merge down. Add drop shadow.
Painted Rose, resize 30%, all layers unchecked. Bring above berry bouquet, centered.
Duplicate, Image-mirror. Merge down. Add drop shadow.
Heart Bow, resize 30%, all layers unchecked. Bring below rose layer, centered. Add drop shadow.
Dove, resize 30%, all layers unchecked. Bring above rose layer. Add drop shadow.
Champagne, resize 50%, all layers unchecked. Bring below rose layer. Add drop shadow.
Champagne glass, resize 50%. all layers unchecked. Bring below rose layer. Add drop shadow.
Add your tube. Bring below frame layer. Erase any part that sticks out the bottom.
Tube layer active, selections-select all-float-defloat-modify-contract-1-OK.
Frame layer active, erase the top part of frame covering your tube. Select none.
Duplicate tube. Original tube active. Adjust-blur-gaussian blur-3-OK. Add drop shadow.
Copy tube active, change blend mode to Hard Light.
Paper13, bring to the bottom layer. Add your mask, layers - new mask layer - from image, load mask- source luminance unchecked - merge group.
Resize tag to 650x650, all layers are checked. Add copyright, watermark and name. Save as JPG or 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 myself, K'Lani on January 16, 2011.