True Love

True Love


PTU Scrap Kit - Sparkling Valentine by Bubble's Dream

You may purchase this kit at Butterfly Blush.

Tube of choice. I'm using the artwork of Keith Garvey.

You may purchase his tubes at PSP Tubes Emporium.

MC_Template69 from Melissaz Creationz

WSL_Mask17 from Weescotslass Creations



Xero - Porcelain


 Drop Shadow:



Let's begin. Remember to save often.

Open template. Duplicate and close original. Delete the info layer.

Resize canvas to 650x650.

Copy paste papers of choice to each layer except the frames.

Close off original layers.

For the frame layers - Selections-Select All-Float-Defloat

Open new layer, flood fill with color of choice to match paper.

Close off original layers. Adjust-Add/Remove noise - Add Noise

To frames, Add this drop shadow: 0-0-65-8-Black.


Let's start adding the elements. Adding drop shadow to each.

*Refer to tag for placement.

Element35 -  Send to bottom layer

Element14 - Resize 65%, sharpen, place lower right corner, duplicate.

Place top left corner.

Element04 - Resize 75%, Free Rotate-Right-20-OK. Sharpen.

Place below layer 6, top right corner.

Element13 - Resize 65%

Element15 - Resize 50%, Free Rotate-Left-45-OK, Sharpen.


Time to add your tube.

Copy paste your tube, resize if needed.

Free Rotate- Left- 10-OK.

Magic wand inside center frame, modify-expand-2-OK.




Duplicate tube, set blend mode to Hard Light

Original tube set blend mode to Screen.

Copy paste tube again. Center the eyes of your tube within the 2 small rectangles.

Selections-Select all-Float-Defloat-Invert-delete.

Set the blend mode to Soft Light for both eyes.

Copy paste paper of choice. Send to bottom layer. Apply mask-merge group.

Mask layer active. Crop tool active-merged opaque-click on the green check mark.

Add your 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 January 27, 2012.