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Monday, April 30, 2012
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This Tutorial was written on April 30th, 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
But, if you know your tools you can use any program of choice

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

Scrapkit of Choice
I am using a PTU kit called “Maybe Forever” by Farrah's Designer Scraps
You can find this kit HERE

Mask of Choice
I am using Mask84 by Weescotslass Creations
Which you can find HERE

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

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

Open Frame2
Add it to your canvas
Resize to 80%

Open Paper4
Resize to 600px by 600px
Add it to your canvas, below the frame
Use your magic wand to select inside your frame, make sure you get all the little pieces it doesn't get around the leaves
Select → Modify → Expand, by 8
Invert the selection and on the paper, press delete

Open Paper6
Resize to 600px by 600px
Add to your canvas below the other paper
Apply the mask to this layer

Open your tube and add it to your canvas
Resize and position to your liking
I flipped mine horizontally as well.
Duplicate this layer
Have one above the frame and one below
On the one below add a drop shadow
On the one above, erase and of the tube that is over the frame at the bottom
Duplicate this layer
Filter → Blur → Gaussin blur, 3.0 px
Change the blend mode to Soft light

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

Sparkle (no drop shadow, change the blend mode to overlay)

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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