Sunshine -N- Sweets


PTU Scrap kit by Alikas Scraps called, Emo Candy Central

Tubes of choice. Full size and close up.

I'm using the artwork of Keith Garvey. Purchase his tubes at PTE.

Vix_Mask26, HERE.



Eye Candy - Gradient Glow

Xero - Bad Dream & Radiance


Drop Shadow:




Let's begin. Remember to save often.

Open new image, 700x700 transparent background.

Copy paste paper of choice. Apply mask, merge group.

Copy paste as38

as21 - Selections-Select All-Float-Defloat-Modify-Contract-20-OK.

Apply Gradient Glow as follows:


Keep selected.

Copy paste your close up tube, resize to your liking. Center your tube.

Selections-Invert-Delete-Deselect. Apply Xero-Bad Dream at default settings. Set blend mode to Luminance.

Copy paste full size tube. Resize. Place to the right and Mirror.

Apply Xero-Radiance as follows:


Add drop shadow.


Copy paste the following elements. Adding drop shadow to each.

*Refer to tag for placement.

as29 - Resize 90%, Sharpen.

as28 - Resize 90%, Mirror, Sharpen.

as08 - Resize 75%, Mirror, Sharpen.

as13 - Sharpen

as14 - Free Rotate-Right-20-OK. Sharpen.

as69 - Resize 50%, Sharpen.

as83 - Resize 45%, Sharpen.

as82 - Resize 45%, Free Rotate-Right-20-OK. Sharpen.


Mask layer active, Crop tool-Merged Opaque-Apply.

Resize. Add copyright, license and name. Save.

We are done. Hope you enjoyed this tutorial.

Feedback is always welcome HERE.

This tutorial was written by K'Lani on February 23, 2012.