Tuesday, 11 November 2014

Someone Special...another oldie from '07

Someone Special


Someone Special
Supplies needed
Tube and image of choice by the same artist
Font of choice (I used Al Simplicity here )
Xenofex 2 - Burnt edges
Scraps by the fabulous Anita at Nana's Attic (Supplied) Thanks Anita for your wonderful Kits xx
Mask by Julie of Artistic Passion, please place this in your masks folder in your PSP files. Thanks Julie xx
Supplies - here

I used the beautiful art of Suzanne Woolcott. You must purchase a licence to use her art which can be done here

Lets begin!

1. Open a new canvas 600x600 and fill white.

2. Resize Anita's papers by 30% and copy and paste one of them as a new layer. Layers, Load/Save mask, load mask from disk, look for AP-mask023, invert transparency checked, load. Resize this layer by 90%

3. Resize Anita's flower doodle by 30% and copy and paste as a new layer. Image flip, move to the left and up, duplicate, image mirror, image flip.

4. With your preset shape tool set to circle, outer white, line width - 10, inner set to pattern, change the pattern to one of Anita's papers. Draw out a circle small enough to fit inside the masked layer, objects, align, center in canvas. Convert to raster. Effects, Xenofex 2 - Burnt Edges with the following settings

contract/expand selection - 0
burn width - 3
burn colour - colour of choice (I used a lilac)
make selection transparent checked
overall opacity - 75

5. Add a drop shadow to your circle layer. Copy and paste the frame as a new layer and resize by 70%

6. Copy and paste your image of choice and move it under the frame layer, tilt to the left slightly with your raster deform tool and resize if necessary. Delete any from outside the frame with your freehand selection tool.

7. Resize the torn paper by 20% and copy and paste as a new layer. Bring it to the top, rotate to the right slightly with the raster deform tool, and add a drop shadow.

8. Resize the flower bow by 20% and copy and paste as a new layer, add a drop shadow. Duplicate a few times and place them wherever you like.

9. Copy and paste your tube of choice and add a drop shadow. Copy and paste my text as a new layer, place into position. Add your copyright information, watermark and name, save as a jpeg, and your all done.

Thanks for trying my tutorial

This tutorial was written by me, weescotslass on 22nd OCtober 2007, any resemblance to any other tutorial is completely coincidental.
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Forbidden Love .... oldie from '07

Forbidden Love


Forbidden Love
Supplies needed
2 Tubes of choice
Font of choice (I used Waverly)
Xero - Radiance
Doodle by Melissa at Scrappy Expressions, thank you Melissa
Ribbon by Lemonaid Lucy here Thx Lucy
Supplies - here
Some supplies used in this tutorial were shared with me. If these are yours, please email me so I can either give you credit or remove them. Thank you

I used the beautiful art of Suzanne Woolcott. You must purchase a licence to use her art which can be done here

Lets begin!

1. Open a new canvas 600x600 and fill white.

2. Copy and paste the black frame as a new layer and add a drop shadow. Copy and paste Lucy's ribbon as a new layer, resize by 25%, colorise to suit, and add a drop shadow. Layers, merge down.

3. Copy and paste your tube of choice and place it under the frame layer. Keep duplicating and mirroring it until inside the frame is full of your tube. Hide the white layer and frame layer, layers, merge visible and colorise. Using your selection tool set to rectangle, select a rectangular area inside the frame, selections, invert, hit delete on your keyboard. Selections, select none. Effects, Xero - Radiance with the default settings.

4. Make the frame layer active, duplicate and move above the white layer, image, rotate, free rotate, left by 7 degrees.

5. Make the white layer active, add a new raster layer and fill with a colour of choice. Layers, new mask layer, from image, look for my mask and hit ok. Delete the mask in the layers palette and answer yes to the question asked. Ungroup layers. Image, resize by 80%

6. Copy and paste Melissa's doodle as a new layer. Make the top layer active and copy and paste the small burgundy flower as a new layer. Duplicate a few times to make a little cluster, hide all other layers and merge these visible. Unhide the other layers. Place at one corner of the frame, duplicate the cluster and image, mirror.

7. Copy and paste the forbidden love word art as a new layer and place into position. Copy and paste the larger flower as a new layer, colorise and add a drop shadow. Copy and paste your main tube as a new layer, add a drop shaodw and place into position.

8. Add your copyright information, watermark, and name, ( I added a gradient glow width - 3, colour - white to my name, as well as a drop shadow) save as a .jpeg and your all done.

Thanks for trying my tutorial

This tutorial was written by me, weescotslass on 2nd September 2007, any resemblance to any other tutorial is completely coincidental.
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Candy Man .... exclusive tutorial written in '08


Candy man


Candy Man

Supplies needed
Tube of choice
Font Of Choice (I used Battlelines)
Tramages - Tow The Line
Eye candy 4000 - Gradient Glow
Flower and Bee's by Rainbow Coffi at PSP Playground Supplied
Supplies - here

I used the beautiful art of Keith Garvey. You must purchase a licence to use his art which can be done here

Lets begin!

1. Open a new canvas 600x600 and fill white.

2. Add a new raster layer and fill with a colour of choice. Layers, new mask layer, from image, look for my mask in the drop down menu, and hit OK. Delete the mask in the layers palette, and answer yes to the question asked.

3. Duplicate the masked layer, working on the original, adjust, blur, guassian blur - 10. Effects, tramages, Tow The Line with the default settings.

4. Make the top layer active, copyand paste my circle as a new layer. Click inside the circle with your magic wand, copy and paste your tube of choice as a new layer. Place into position, and once happy, selections, invert, hit delete on your keyboard. Lower the opacity to around 25

5. Make the black circle active and duplicate it. On the original, adjust, blur, guassian blur - 10. Effects, DSB Flux - Linear Transmission with the following settings.

Slice Size - 3
Offset - 3
Blend - 50
Horizontal checked.
Lower the opacity to around 20

6. Copy and paste the stitched circle as a new layer. Make the top layer active, copy and paste the light coloured stiched circles as a new layer. Duplicate and on the original, adjust, blur, guassian blur - 10. Effects, DSB Flux - Linear Transmission, use the same settings as before, but this time check the vertical box.

7. Make the top layer active again. Copy and paste the flowers as a new layer, I resized by 80%. Using your freehand selection tool, select the flowers only and colorise to suit.

8. Copy and paste your tube of choice as a new layer, I resized this layer by 80% also. Add a drop shadow of choice.

9. Copy and paste some bee's as new layers and place on the flowers. Add your copyright information and watermark.

10. Write out your name using a font of choice, I used a green from the leaves for my name. Add a gradient glow, width - 3, colour - white. Place it to the right of your main tube. Change the properties to soft light.

You're all done. Save as a jpeg.

This tutorial was written by me, weescotslass on 7th January 2008, any resemblance to any other tutorial is completely coincidental.
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Old Exclusive Tutorial, thought i would share some tutorials here since theres no sign of getting my website opened again anytime soon :(


If The Halo Fits


If The Halo Fits

Supplies needed
Tube of choice
Font of choice (I used Angelina) here
Toadies - What Are You
VM Extravaganza - Transmission
Animation Shop
Supplies - here

I used the beautiful art of Suzanne Woolcott. You must purchase a licence to use her art which can be done here

Lets begin!

1. Open a new canvas 600x600 and fill white. Add a new raster layer and fill with a light colour from your tube. Layers, Load/Save mask, Load mask from disk...look for the mask, invert transparency checked and hit load. Delete the mask in the layers palette, answer yes to the question asked, ungroup layers. Resize by 80%. Duplicate this layer, Image, rotate, free rotate, left by 90 degrees.

2. Copy and paste my textured circle as a new layer and duplicate, on the original, effects, Toadies - What Are You, with the default settings. Duplicate this layer and on the original of this layer, adjust, blur, guassian blur - 20.Effects, VM Extravaganza - Transmission wiuth the following settings

Line Width - 4
Offset - 0
Contrast - 40
3. Make the top layer active and copy and paste the halo cluster as a new layer. Make the white layer and apply some brushes in 2 colours from your tube. I have supplied the star brushes I used.

4. Copy and paste your tube of choice as a new layer and add any drop shadows you like. Selections, select all, selections float, selections, defloat, selections invert, keep selected. Copy and paste the texture provided, hit delete on your keyboard. Colourise the texture to match your tube and change the properties to burn. Lower the opacity to what suits. I lowered mine to 70%.

5. Copy and paste my word art as a new layer and place into positition, or make your own. Add your copyright information, watermark and name, copy merged and paste into animation shop as a new animation. Hold down shift and ctrl on your keyboard and hit L until you have 14 frames. Open up my halo animation in animation shop, edit, select all, copy. Back on your tag, edit, select all, hold down ctrl and hit E on your keyboard to paste your halo onto your tag. Make the first frame active, change the frame properties to around 200, make the last frame active and change the frame properties to around 250 or so. Save a gif and your all done.

Thanks for trying my tutorial


This tutorial was written by me, weescotslass on 17th October 2007 2007, any resemblance to any other tutorial is completely coincidental.
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Saturday, 3 May 2014

CU Dotty Textured Overlays - CU_OK Freebie

New CU Freebie for you. A pack of 5 dotty textured overlays.
Enjoy =o)



These are full size papers!

Download here