10 May, 2012

PTU- Twin Pain

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This tutorial is borne from my own manipulated lil' mind. 
Any similarity to any other tutorial(s) is purely coincidental.
This tutorial was written for those who have a working knowledge of PSP
and was written using PSP XI, tho' any version should work.

Supplies Needed: 
Scrapkit: Death of a Rose by my super-talented Sis, 
Tragedy (aka Tragic Scraps) which can be found at 

Tube: is from the talented Joahannah von Frankenstein, 
named Twin Sisters which you can also find at ART.
You can colour this tube or leave as is.;)
Do NOT use this artwork unless you have a license to do so 
& have purchased the tube.

Mask: of choice

Filters: Xero- Radiance
Xero- Porcelain
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow 

Font: Gothic Flames

Drop shadow used in this tutorial is -2 2 50 4, black.

Let's do this! =)

Open a new canvas 650 X 650 px.
Copy & paste paper 11.
Apply mask of choice & merge group.

Next, copy & paste the frame 9.
Resize 85% & rotate 25 left. Sharpen.
With your magic wand, click inside the frame.
Modify- expand by 2 & invert.
Copy & paste paper16 & resize 80%.
Hit delete & select none.
Drag your paper below your frame in the layers palette.
Add a drop shadow to your frame.

Now copy & paste Moon 1. Resize 40% & sharpen.
Position in the top left corner & drag below your frame & paper in the layers palette.
Do not add a drop shadow.

Copy & paste your tube. Resize 65%.  Position on the left.
Apply Xero- Radiance at these settings:
Next, go over it with Xero- Porcelain:
Add a drop shadow.

Copy & paste the bats. Resize 80%.
Position to the right of the tag.
Apply Xero- Radiance at these settings to darken them a bit:
Add a drop shadow.

Now we're going to make a cluster on the bottom right 
with the following elements, resizing each & adding a drop shadow:
Cross1- 35%. Rotate 17 left.
Feather 1- resized 37%. 
Feather 3- resize 37%. 
Flower 2- 35%.
Candle cluster 1- 37%.
Goblet1- 30%. Duplicate & move one off to the right & down slightly.
Rose 17- mirrored & resized 35%.
human heart 2- 23%. NO drop shadow.
Syringe Cluster- mirrored & resized 35%.
Skull pile- mirrored & resized 27%.

Next, copy & paste bloody prints1. Resize 65%.
Drag this layer down to just above your paper in the layers palette.
Add a drop shadow.

Now add word art 2. Resize 50%.
Add a gradient glow at these settings:
Then add your drop shadow.

Now's the time to crop/ resize your tag to your own preferences.
Then, add your proper copyrights & watermarks.

Now, add your name. Give it a gradient glow at these settings:
Then add a drop shadow.

Finally, merge visible & save as a PNG  & you're done.

I made one for Joahannah too:

If you tried this tutorial, let me know what you think.
I'd love to see any of your results. =)


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