Welcome Spring

Welcome Spring


Supplies Needed:

PTU Scrap Kit, "Spring Temptation" from Alikas Scraps.

Tube of choice. I'm using the wonderful artwork of Suzanne Woolcott.

You need a license to use her work which you can purchase HERE.

Font of choice. I'm using "Fontdinerdotcom Luvable"


PlugIns Needed:

Texture Effects-Blinds (Comes with PSP)


Drop Shadow: 1-1-50-5-Black.


Let's begin. Remember to save often.

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

Copy paste as21. Resize 65% all layers unchecked. Add drop shadow.

Copy paste as46. Adjust-Hue Saturation-Colorize, use following settings:

HUE: 230


Magic wand inside frame. Selection-modify-expand-10-OK. Selection-inverse.

Copy paste paper13-delete. Keep selected.

Copy paste as09, place center of frame, delete Bring above paper layer. Selection-inverse.

Paper layer active, Effects-Texture Effects-Blinds, use following settings:



COLOR: #f082a9

Boxes left unchecked. OK.

Go to the blinds effects again, same settings but check the horizontal box, click OK.

Select none.

Copy paste as02. Place to the left of frame. Duplicate-Image-mirror.

Place duplicate layer on top original. Merge down. Add drop shadow.

Copy paste as07. Resize 75% all layers unchecked. 

Bring to top layer, place to the left of frame. Add drop shadow.

Add your tube, resize is if needed, place inside of frame.

Add drop shadow.

Copy paste as23. Resize 75% all layers unchecked.

Image-free rotate-right45-OK. Place top right of frame. Add drop shadow.

Resize tag to 600x600.

Add copyright, license# and name. Save as PNG or JPG.

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 March 27, 2011.