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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 X2,
tho' any version should work.
Scrapkit: I'm using Starlicious from Purple's Kreationz.
Tube: I'm using the adorable artwork of Zlata_M.
You can find more of her beautiful artwork at PFD.
Do not use this artwork unless you have a license to do so
& have purchased the tube.
& another star mask of choice.
You can get the BigMaks here.
Supplies: My Triple Gradient Glow settings, here.
Filters: Alien Skin Exposure- Color Film
Eye Candy Imapct 5- Gradient Glow
Drop shadow: 0 0 60 5, black
Save your progress often.;)
Let's do this! =)
Open the zipfile with my Gradient Glow settings.
Double click on it to install.
Open a new canvas 650 X 650 px.
Copy & paste P11. Apply Vix_BigMask019.
Then, copy & paste P9.
Apply your other mask of choice & merge group.
Next, add E36, resizing about 70%.
Add a drop shadow to the cityscape.
Add your main tube. Resize 50%.
Apply Exposure- Color Film, set at Modify- Fade all,
leaving weak reds at these settings:
Then add a drop shadow to your tube.
Now we'll add some elements.
For each one I added, I sharpened & added a drop shadow to,
unless specified otherwise.
E34- 80%. No drop shadow.
Place at the bottom center of the tag.
E10- 60% Move to the left of the tag.
E29- 40% Move in front of the cupcake on the left.
E21- 70%. Rotate 13 left. Place behind the cupcake.
E8- 70% Place behind the cupcake.
E6- 70%. Rotate 13 right. Place behind the cupcake.
Move this one down a bit.
E4- 60% Place at the top, near the top of the buildings.
E3- 55%. Place in the top right.
E27- 45%. Place by the cupcake.
E5- Duplicate so you have 3.
Resize the first one 40% & place on one of the buildings on the left.
Resize the second one 25% & place on the right.
Finally, resize the 3rd one 37% & place this one on the bigger glitter star.
E9- 35%. Rotate 23 right.
Place by the black star ring.
E15- 55%. Place this one by the cluster on the left.
Duplicate. Rotate this one 30 right.
Move to the right of tag.
E16- Duplicate. Resize one 37%. Rotate 17 left.
Place with the other candy on the right.
Resize the other 30%. Rotate 13 left.
Position this with the cluster on the left.
Move below the other candy in layers palette.
E35- Rotate 90 left. No drop shadow.
Add any other elements if you prefer.
Crop & resize to your own liking.
Now add your proper copyrights & watermarks.
Now add your name.
Add a gradient glow with my triple glow settings:
(You can change the colours to your own liking.)
Then add a bevel:
Then add your drop shadow.
Finally, merge visible & save as a PNG & enjoy.=)