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Friday, March 9, 2012
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This Tutorial was written on March 9th, 2012 by Ashly
It is of my own creation and any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental.

Please do not copy and do not post elsewhere.
Do not translate or script.
This tutorial is written as if you have a general knowledge on how to use the program.

***What you'll need***
Program of Choice.
I am using Photoshop CS5

Tube of choice.
I am using the artwork of Keith Garvey
Use must purchase a license to use his artwork and can do so HERE

Scrapkit of Choice
I am using the PTU scrapkit, “Fairy Tales” by ChiChi's Designz
Which you can find for purchase HERE

Mask of Choice
I am using Mask_3 by ChiChi's Designz
Which you can find for download to use HERE

Addiontal Filters
Xero - Porcelain

~*~*~ Let's Get Started~*~*~

Start a new canvas
600px by 600px
Flood fill with white.

Open FloralWindow
Resize to 90%
Add a drop shadow

Open paper13
Resize to 600px by 600px
Add to your canvas and then use your magic wand to select inside your frame
Make sure you get the bottom left corner as well
Select → Modify → Expand, by 5
invert your selection and on the paper layer, press delete.

Open paper2
Resize to 600px by 600px
Add to your canvas to just above the white background layer
Apply your mask here

Open your closeup of your tube and have it in between the frame and the paper background we made
resize to your liking and then erase any parts that are outside the frame
Change the blend mode to luminosity and change the opacity to 45%

Open the full body tube and add to your canvas, flip horizontally and resize and reposition.
Filter → Xero → Porcelain
All at default except the blue channel set at 0.

Filter → Sharpen → Unsharp Mask
All at default.

Add a drop shadow to your tube.

Now add which elements you'd like
I used the following from the bottom up with a drop shadow unless stated:

GlitterSplat (no drop shadow)
GlitterSplat (no drop shadow)
Scattered (no drop shadow)
SwirlSparkle (no drop shadow)
Ribbon1 (no drop shadow)
Butterfly (added an outer glow)
Butterfly (added an outer glow)
Sparkles (no drop shadow)
Sparkles (no drop shadow)

Add some wordart if you'd like to

Add your name

Image → Trim
Top left pixel color all boxes checked

Resize if you'd like to

****Most Important****
Add your copy right information

If you're happy with you're result save to your liking and you're done!


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