Thursday, 28 February 2013

Happy St Patty - FTU

I am using the art of Spazz which you can find HERE
I am using the FTU Scrapkit Irish by Lizquis Scraps - this is a Facebook Fan Page Freebie - you need to like her page HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Filters Used:
Xero - Fritillary - Default

Open a new image 600x600
Open Frame 2 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 90 - Sharpen
Image - Mirror and position in the centre
Click inside the frame with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 5
Open Paper 4 and paste as a new layer
Position - Open your tube as a new layer and position in the frame
When happy - Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None
Move both the paper and tube layer under the frame
Change the blend mode of the tube to Luminance L
Apply Fritillary to the paper layer at the settings above
Open Balloons and paste as a new layer
Position on the top left of the frame
Open Bow 2 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 40 - Sharpen - Position on the top part of the frame
Duplicate twice more and position under each other - Merge together when happy
Open Swirlie and paste as a new layer - Position on the left of the frame and position under the balloon layer
Open Rainbow and paste as a new layer
Position at the top and move to the bottom - Erase some of the clouds that is overhanging
Open Shoe 2 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 70 - Sharpen - Image - Mirror - Position on the left over the swirlie layer
Open Ribbon 1 and paste as a new layer - Image - Flip - Position at the top of the frame - Move under the balloon layer
Open Clover and resize by 70 - Sharpen - Position on the top right of the frame
Open giant beer and paste as a new layer - Resize by 60 - Position on the bottom right of the frame
Open Leprechaun and paste as a new layer - Resize by 40 - Sharpen and position over the beer layer
Open Barrel and paste as a new layer - Resize by 60 - Sharpen - Position under the previous layer
Open Hat and resize by 70 - Sharpen and position next to the previous layer
Open Light 1 and paste as a new layer - Position to the right of the tag
Open Harp - Resize by 80 - Sharpen - Position next to the hat
Click on the close up tube layer - Open Sparkle 1 and paste
Position toward the bottom - Duplicate and position above the original - Merge Down

Open Paper 1 and paste as a new layer
Send to the bottom and apply a mask of choice - Merge Group
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Wednesday, 27 February 2013

Steampunk Clusters n Extra's - FTU

Above is a preview of a cluster i have made using Tyger's Steampunk PTU Scrapkit which you can find HERE

You can find the Cluster and some extra's on Tyger's blog HERE

Hope ya like!!

Fairy Dust - PTU

I am using the art of Alex Prihodko which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Fairy Dust by AmyMarie which you can find HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Open a new image 600x600
Open Element 4 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 80 - Position in the centre
Open your tube as a new layer - Resizing if necessary - Position in front of the frame
Open Element 84 and paste as a new layer - Position at the bottom of the tag
Duplicate and position one behind the tube
Usin your eraser tool - Erase some of the grass layer
See my tag for placement
Open Element 44 - Resize by 80 - Paste on your canvas
Position at the top and using your deform tool - Angle it to the left a little
Open Element 49 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 90 and position above the frame layer
On the same layer - Open Element 81 - Paste as a new layer
Resize by 80 - Sharpen - Position on the left - Duplicate - Image - Mirror and Merge Down
Open Element 66 and paste as a new layer
Send to the bottom and position
Click on the frame layer - Open Element 9 - Resize by 80 - Paste on your canvas
Position on top of the frame layer
Open Element 2 - Paste as a new layer - Resize by 80 - Sharpen
Position on the top left of the frame - Duplicate - Image - Mirror
Open Element 7 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 40 - Sharpen - Position below the tube on the right side of the grass
Click inside the frame layer with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 5 - Open Paper 10 and paste as a new layer
Selections - Invert - Delete and send to below the frame layer
Open Element 29 and paste as a new layer - Position towards the top
Open Element 25 and paste as a new layer
Position on the main tube layer
Open Element 30 and send to above the paper layer in the frame

Open Paper 2 and paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom and apply a mask of choice - Merge Group
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Tuesday, 26 February 2013

Phoenix Nights - PTU

I am using the art of Kurama Phoenix which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU IB Kurama Phoenix 3-1 by ChiChi Designz which you can find HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Filters Used:
Xero Radiance - 82, 100, 103, 124
Eye Candy - Gradient Glow - Default - Using a darker colour from your tube

Open a new image 600x600
Open Double Frame and paste as a new layer
Resize by 70 - Sharpen
Position to the right - Duplicate - Image - Mirror
Position and when happy - Merge together
Click inside all 4 frames with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 10
Open Paper 3 and paste as a new layer
Open a full size tube and position in the left frame - Duplicate and position in the right frame
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None on both the paper and tube layers
Move under the frame and change the blend mode of the tube to Hard Light
Open a close up of your tube - Position in the centre of the frames
Open Bow and paste as a new layer
Resize by 50 - Sharpen - Position on the top left of the frame
Duplicate - Image - Mirror and merge down when happy
Open Wordart 1 and paste as a new layer
Send to the bottom and resize by 80 - Sharpen
Open Curled Paper and paste as a new layer
Resize by 50 - Sharpen - Position underneath the tube
Open Plant and paste as a new layer - Resize by 50 - Sharpen
Position under the curled ribbon and tube layer and place to the left - Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down
Open Moon - Resize by 50 - Sharpen - Position to under the frame layer to the left
Open Butterfly Sparkle and paste as a new layer - Resize by 90 - Sharpen
Send to above the wordart layer
Open Tribal Phoenix and paste as a new layer - Resize by 50 - Sharpen
Position in the middle right of the frame - Duplicate - Image - Mirror and merge down
On the Word Art layer - Apply Gradient Glow at the settings above
Apply Radiance on your tube layer at the settings above

Open Paper 7 and send to the bottom - Add a mask of choice and merge group
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Love Barbara - PTU

I am using the gorgeous tube Barbara by VeryMany which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Oh So Sexy, Oh So Hot by Kizzed by Kelz made to match the tube and you can find that HERE or HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Filters Used:
Xero Radiance - 82, 131, 197, 103
Eye Candy - Gradient Glow - Fat - Pink, Black n White

Open a new image 600x600
Open Piano and paste as a new layer
Position to the right of the canvas
Open your tube and paste as a new layer
Resize and position to the left
Open Hat and paste as a new layer
Resize by 30 - Sharpen - Position under the tube to the left
Open Fan - Image - Rotate - Free Rotate - 90 - Left
Duplicate and position next to the original - Merge together
Position below the hat, tube and piano layer
Open heart n roses and paste as a new layer
Resize by 20 - Sharpen and position on the piano
Click on the bottom layer - Copy and paste glow swirl
Position at the bottom - Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Flip
Position at the top and merge these layers together
Open Kiss and resize by 50 - Sharpen - Position on the piano
Open Music Notes and paste as a new layer
Position under the piano layer at the bottom
Keeping on the same layer as the musical notes
Open scattered notes and paste - Position to the left
Duplicate - Position next to the original - Merge Down
Open love wa and paste as a new layer
Resize by 50 - Sharpen - Position on the top right of the tag
Open Bling and paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom
Open Black Swirl - Image - Flip - Position under the piano layer and place at the top
Open heart ribbon and paste as a new layer - Resize by 80 - Sharpen
Position under the fan layer towards the top - Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down when happy
Apply Radiance on the main tube layer at the settings above

Open Paper 4 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 80 - Sharpen
Send to the bottom - Open a close up of your tube - Position to the left
Duplicate - Image - Mirror -Position to the right - Merge the paper and tube layers together
Apply a mask of choice - Merge Group
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Steam Lover - PTU

I am using the art of SkyScraps which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Steampunk Kato also by SkyScraps which you can find HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Open a new image 600x600
Open Element 26 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 80 - Sharpen - Position in the centre
Click inside both the frames with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 4
Open Paper 2 and paste as a new layer - Open a close up tube and paste as a new layer
Position in the left frame - Duplicate and place in the right frame
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None
Move both the paper and tube layers under the frame
Merge the tube layers together and change the blend mode to Soft Light
Open Element 43 and paste
Resize by 60 - Sharpen - Position on the top left frame - Duplicate - Image - Mirror
Position on the right - Merge Down
Duplicate - Image - Flip - Position on the bottom and merge these layers together
Open Element 4 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 35 - Sharpen and position in the middle of the frame on the left
Duplicate - Image - Mirror and merge down these layers
Open Element 41 - Paste as a new layer
Resize by 70 - Sharpen - Position on the left frame - Duplicate - Image - Mirror and Merge Down
Open Element 21 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 60 - Sharpen More
Position towards the bottom of the frame to the left
Open your main tube as a new layer
Position in the centre of the frame
Open Element 29 and paste as a new layer - Resize this by 60 - Sharpen
Move underneath the tube and place at the top so it looks as if she has wings
Open Element 50 - Resize by 90 and send to the bottom
Open Element 63 - Paste as a new layer - Resize by 80 - Position at the bottom

Open Paper 4 and paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom and apply a mask of choice - Merge Group
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Monday, 25 February 2013

Irish Maiden - PTU

I am using the art of Lindsay Cheesewright which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU Scrapkit A Kiss for Luck by Gemini Creationz and you can find that HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Filters Used:
Xero - Radiance - 128, 70, 200, 146
Eye Candy - Gradient Glow - 11.28 - Green

Open a new image 600x600
Open Element 44 and paste as a new layer
Position in the centre - Click inside with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 4
Open your tube and paste as a new layer
Resize if necessary and position
When happy - Duplicate and hide for now
Open Paper 6 and paste as a new layer
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None on both the paper and tube layer
Move them both under the frame layer making sure the paper layer is below the tube
Unhide your duplicated tube and erase the overhanging parts
Click on the paper layer - Open Element 23 and paste - Position to the left
Open Element 6 - Resize by 60 - Sharpen
Position on the bottom left of the frame
Click on the frame layer - Open Element 61 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 60 - Sharpen and position on the top left corner of the frame
Open Element 21 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 60 - Position on the bottom right of the frame
Apply Gradient Glow at the settings above
Open Element 59 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 30 - Sharpen
Position on the top left of the frame
Open Element 34 - Paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom and position to the left
Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down when happy
Click on the door layer - Open Element 22 and paste as a new layer
Open Element 1 - Resize by 60 - Sharpen
Position on the bottom left of the frame
Add Radiance to your tube layers at the settings above

Open Paper 4 and paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom and apply a mask of choice - Merge Group
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Save as a png
Add your name - Save again - Done

Saturday, 23 February 2013

Sweet Mia - PTU

I am using the art of Misticheskaya which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Solo Mia by Bibi made to match the tube and you can find that HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Open a new image 600x600
Open Element 9 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 60 - Sharpen and position to the top right
Selections - Circle - Make a circle that fits inside the frame
When happy - Get your close up tube and paste in the circle
Open Paper 6 and paste as a new layer - Selections - Invert - Delete on both the paper and tube layer
Move the paper under the tube layer and make sure both layers are under the frame
Open your main tube and paste as a new layer - Position on the left of the frame
Open Element 81 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 70 twice and Sharpen
Position under the tube on the left hand side
Open Element 93 and paste as a new layer
Send to the bottom of the tag
Open Element 77 and paste as a new layer - Image - Mirror - Image - Resize by 50 - Sharpen
 Position under the tube on the right hand side
Click on the frame layer - Open Element 78 - Paste as a new layer
Position on the top of the frame
Open Element 5 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 80 - Position under the tube and make it lok as if she is kneeling on one of them - See my tag for an idea
Open Element 2 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 50 - Sharpen - Position below the umbrella and cushion layer
Open Element 3 and paste as a new layer
Place on the frame layer and position as you wish
Open Element 68 and paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom

Open Paper 3 and paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom and apply a mask of choice - Merge Group
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Purple Comptesse - PTU

I am using the art of SkyScraps which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Sunny's Dream by AmyMarie which you can find HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Open a new image 600x600
Open Frame 4 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 70 and position in the centre
Open your tube as a new layer - Position over the middle frame
Click inside all 3 frames with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 3
Open Paper 10 and paste as a new layer
Open a close up of your tube and position in the 1st frame - Duplicate twice more and repeat for the other 2 frames
When happy - Merge these together - Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None
Move under the frame layer and change the blend mode of the tubes to Hard Light
Open Bite Me and paste as a new layer
Resize by 50 - Sharpen More and position on the top of the 3rd frame
Open Devil Bird and paste as a new layer - Resize by 50 - Sharpen
Position under the previous layer
Open Heart 1 - Resize by 50 - Sharpen - Paste as a new layer - Position on the bottom of the 1st frame
Open Skullfly and paste as a new layer - Resize by 40 - Sharpen
Position on the top of the 1st frame
Open Skll Girly - Resize by 50 - Sharpen - Position on the bottom right of the 3rd frame
Open Sad Teddy - Image - Mirror - Resize by 60 - Sharpen
Position on the bottom of the 1st frame
Open Wire 12 and paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom - Resize by 80
Open Glass Brad 1 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 20 - Sharpen
Position in the middle of the 1st n 2nd frame
Duplicate - Move down and resize by 90 - Repeat twice more - Merge these 4 together
Duplicate - Image - Mirror and make sure they are on the frame layer

Open Paper 4 and paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom and add a mask of choice - Merge Group
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Friday, 22 February 2013

Wotevah - PTU

I am using the art of PinUpToons which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU IB PUT 162-1 by TK Dezigns which you can find HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

This will be a quick tut :)

Open a new image 600x600
Open Frame 3 Cluster and paste on your canvas - Resize by 60 - Sharpen
Position in the centre of your tag
Open your full size tube and paste - Position in the centre of the cluster
Click inside all the right and left frames with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 5 - Open Paper 6 and paste
Position - Open a close up of your tube and position in the left frame
Duplicate and position in the right - Merge these layers together
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None on both the tube and paper layers
Move under the frame and change the blend mode of the tubes to Hard Light
Click inside the centre frame - Selections - Modify - Expand by 5
Open Paper 3 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 80 - Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None and move under the frame layer
Open Element 3 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 90 and send to the bottom
Open Element 7b - Paste as a new layer - Resize by 50 - Sharpen
Image - Rotate - Free Rotate - 45 - Right
Position on the left top corner of the frame
Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down
Open Element 15 - Paste as a new layer - Resize by 90
Position under the tube at the top of the frame
Open Wordart 3a and paste as a new layer - Resize by 80 - Sharpen
Position under the frame on the right
Open Paper 4c and paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom and add a mask of choice - Merge Group

Posh Chick - PTU

I am using the art of Zlata_M which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Yolanthe made to match the tube by SkyScraps which you can find HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Open a new image 600x600
Open Element 86 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 60 - Sharpen
Position in the centre
Open your tube as a new layer and resize if needed
Position on the left of the frame
Click inside all the frames with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 3
Open Paper 4 and position - Open your tube and position - Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None
Move the paper and tube layer underneath your frame
Change the blend mode of the tube to Luminance L
Open Element 20 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 70 - Sharpen
Position on the right and place under the paper layer
Open Element 1 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 60 - Sharpen
Position in the middle frame - Use your deform tool to angle it to the right
Open Element 55 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 70 - Sharpen - Image - Mirror - Duplicate - Image - Flip - Merge Down
Position under the tube layer on the left
Open Element 77 and paste - Image - Mirror - Resize by 60
Position on the right side of the tube
Open Element 80 - Paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom
Open Element 8 - Resize by 70 - Sharpen
Position on the bottom right of the tag
Open Element 87 - Resize by 70 - Sharpen
Position above the bottom black layer
Open Element 90 and Sharpen - Resize by 60 - Sharpen - Position at the top
Open Element 23 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 70 - Sharpen - Position above the frame layer
Open Element 92 - Resize by 90 - Sharpen - Position at the bottom of the tag
Duplicate - Position above the original
Merge Down - Send to below the tube layer

Open Paper 6 - Paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom and add a mask of choice - Merge Group
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Thursday, 21 February 2013

Lady is a Vamp - FTU No Scraps Tut

I am using the art of Tim Lowery which you can find HERE
I am using the FTU Template 187 by Millie and you can find that HERE
I am using Vix's Assorted Textures 1 and you can find them HERE
Font of Choice

Filters Used:
Penta.com - Dot and Cross
Alien Skin Xenofex - Cracks - Default
Eye Candy - Gradient Glow
Xero - Radiance - 128, 50, 128, 158

Open your template - Shift - D to Duplicate and delete the original
Delete Layers 8, 9, cr and background
Click on 7 - Selections - Select All - Float - Defloat - Layers - New Raster Layer
Open Texture 3 - Set Hue and Sat to 0 and colorise to suit your tube
Position over the rectangle
Open your tube and position - Duplicate and hide for now
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None - Delete layer 7
Unhide the duplicate and erase the bottom
Click on 6 - Selections - Select All - Float - Defloat - Layers - New Raster Layer
Floodfill this black - Select None and delete 6
Apply Dot and Cross - 72, 10, 2
Click on 3 - Select All - Float - Defloat - Layers - New Raster Layer
Open Texture 6 and position - When happy - Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None
Delete layer 6
Make a Gradient using 2 colours from your tube
Angle 45 - Repeats 4 - Invert checked - Linear
Merge Down layer 5 onto 4
Selections - Select All - Float - Defloat - New Raster Layer - Floodfill with your Gradient
Open a close up of your tube and position in the top circle
Repeat with the bottom circle - Selections - Invert - Delete on both the tube and paper layers
Delete Layer 4 - Change the blend mode of the tubes to Soft Light
Click on 2 - Repeat as before adding a new raster layer
Open Texture 10 and colorise - Paste as a new layer
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None
Erase layer 2 - Apply Xenofex Cracks at the settings above - Repeat with Layer 1 using Texture 1

Open a large chunky font and type Vamp - Using a scripty font type in 'the lady is a' and place above the Vamp Wordart
See my tag for placements - Apply Gradient Glow to these layers using colours from your tube - I used White - 3
Apply Radiance to the tube layers at the settings above

Add light drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Son of a Gun - PTU

I am using the art of Christine Marie Kotlark which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Son of a Gun by Tragic Scraps made to match the tube and you can find that HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Filters Used:
Eye Candy - Gradient Glow - White 3

Open a new image 600x600
Open Frame 6 and paste as a new layer
Position in the centre of your canvas
Open your main tube on your canvas and resize by 70 - Sharpen
Position on the right of the frame
Click inside the frame with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 4
Open Paper 7 and paste as a new layer
Open a Close up of your tube and position over the paper
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None
Move both the tube and paper layer under the frame
Change the blend mode of the close up to Exclusion
Open Scatter and send to the bottom - Arrange to the top - Duplicate - Image - Flip - Merge Down when happy
Open Cemetery and paste as a new layer
Resize by 70 - Sharpen and position at the bottom
Open Dead Grass and paste as a new layer - Resize by 70 and then again by 70 - Sharpen
Position on the left of the gravestones - Duplicate twice more and place next to each other
Merge these together when happy
Open Tagback and resize by 70 - Sharpen
Send to the bottom of the tag
Open WordArt and paste as a new layer - Resize by 70 - Sharpen
Using your deform tool - Angle it to the left - Look at my tag for placement
Open Cross 3 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 60 - Sharpen
Position on the frame on the top left
Open Anarchy and paste as a new layer - Position to the top right of the frame
Apply Gradient Glow to the cross and the wordart layer at the settings above

Open Paper 11 and paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom and add a mask of Choice - Merge Group
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Wednesday, 20 February 2013

Cherry Glamour - PTU

I am using the art of Amy Matthews which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU IB Matthews 16-2 by Schnegge and you can find that HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Filters Used:
Xero - Porcelain - Default (Set blue to 0)
Eye Candy - Gradient Glow - Fat - White

Open a new image 600x600
Open Frame 1 and paste as a new layer - Position in the centre
Click inside the frame with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 5
Open Paper 3 and paste as a new layer
Position - Open your tube and position in the frame
When happy - Duplicate and hide for now
Selections - Invert - Delete on both the paper and tube layer
Move under the frame and un hide the duplicated tube
Erase the over hanging parts of the tube
Open Wordart 1 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 60 - Sharpen and position at the bottom of the frame
Apply Gradent Glow at the settings above
Open Gems and paste as a new layer
Position towards the top - Duplicate - Image - Flip - Merge Down
Send to the bottom
Open Cherries - Resize by 50 - Sharpen - Position under the wordart on the left hand side
Open Heart 1 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 70 - Sharpen and position on the right of the frame
Open Flower 1 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 30 - Sharpen
Position on the top of the previous layer

Open Paper 4 and paste as a new layer
Send to the bottom and apply a mask of choice - Merge Group
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Gaga Irish - PTU

I am using the art of Alex Prohidko which you can find HERE
This is an exclusive tube
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Gaga Irish by SkyScraps which you can find HERE
Font of Choice

Open a new image 600x600
Open Element 36 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 60 - Sharpen - Image - Rotate - Free Rotate - Right - 35
Position in the centre-ish of your canvas
Click inside the centre of both the frames
Selections - Modify - Expand by 4
Open Paper 5 and paste as a new layer
Open a close up of your tube - Image - Rotate - 25 - Right
Position the tube in the frame
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None on both the paper and tube layers
Move under the frame and change the blend mode of the tube to Luminance L
Open Element 62 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 40 - Sharpen
Position on the top left frame - Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Flip and merge down when happy
Open Element 14 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 30 - Sharpen - Position in the centre part of the frame
Open Element 21 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 60 - Sharpen - Use your deform tool to angle it to the right
Position under the frame - See my tag for placement
Open Element 10 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 60 - Sharpen - Use your deform tool to angle to the right
Open Element 19 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 55 - Sharpen and position to the left - Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down
Open Element 59 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 60 - Sharpen and Position on the left
Open Element 27 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 40 - Sharpen and position on the right
Open Element 2 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 35 - Sharpen and position next to the gnome
Open Element 73 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 80 - Send to the bottom
Open Element 26 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 70 - Send to above the previous layer
Duplicate and merge down
Open Element 53 and paste as a new layer - Image - Flip - Position to the top right
Move to below the previous layer
Open Element 75 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 85 - Sharpen More - Angle to the right - See my tag for placements
Open your main tube as a new layer
Position on the bottom

Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Monday, 18 February 2013

Orange Butterfly - PTU

I am using the art of Enamorte which you can find HERE
I am using the IB Enamorte 1-3 by Foxy's Designz which you can find HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Open a new image 600x600
Open Frame 2 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 70 - Sharpen -Position just below centre
Click in the middle of your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 4
Open Paper 5 and paste as a new layer
Open a close up of your tube and position in the centre
Duplicate and hide for now
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None on both the paper and tube layer
Move under the frame - Unhide the duplicated tube
Erase the bottom overhanging part of the tube
Click on the paper layer
Open Element 16 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 50 - Sharpen - Position
Open Element 3 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 70 - Sharpen - Position on the bottom of the frame
Duplicate - Image - Flip - Position and merge down when happy
Move under the tube layer
Open Element 2 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 40 - Sharpen and position on the right of the frame
Duplicate - Resize by 80 - Sharpen and position below the original - Merge Down
Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge down and move under the tube
Open Element 10 - Paste as a new layer
Resize by 40 - Sharpen - Position on the top right of the frame
Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge down - move below the tube layer

Open Paper 1 and paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom and add a mask of choice - Merge Group
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Perfect Spring - PTU

I am using the art of PinUpToons which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Lovely Spring Day by Tasha and you can find that HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Open a new image 600x600
Open Frame 3 and paste as a new layer
Position in the centre
Click inside the frame with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 4
Open Paper 4 - Resize by 80 and position
Open a close up of your tube and position to the left
Mirror the tube and position on the right - Merge the tube layers together
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None on the paper and tube layers
Move under the frame and change the blend mode of the tubes to Luminance L
Open Sparkle and paste as a new layer
Position over the tubes
Open Flowers 2 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 80 - Sharpen - Using your deform tool - Position on the bottom left of the frame
When happy - Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down
Duplicate - Image - Flip - Position and merge the flower layers together
Open Ribbon and paste as a new layer
Resize by 80 - Sharpen and position towards the top of the frame
 Open your main tube and paste as a new layer
Position in the centre and using your selection tool - Erase the bottom bit of the tube thats overhanging
Open HeartWire and paste as a new layer - Resize by 80 - Sharpen
I colorised mine to match the tube - Position on the bottom of the tube
Open Flower Scatter and paste as a new layer
Send to the bottom and position on the left hand side
Open Flower Scatter 2 and paste as a new layer
Image - Mirror - Image - Resize by 90 - Send to the bottom
Open Paper 1 and paste as a new layer
Send to the bottom and apply a mask of choice - Merge Group
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Goth Alice - PTU

I am using the art of Scarlet Gothica which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Sanguine Alice by Skyscraps which you can find HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Filters Used:
Xero - Radiance - 128, 50, 128, 124

Open a new image 600x600
Open Paper 5 and paste as a new layer
Add a mask of choice and merge group
I repasted the paper and added another mask on top and merged these layers together
Open Element 11 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 80 - Sharpen
Position in the centre of the masks
Open Element 65 and paste as a new layer - I colorised mine to match the tube
Resize by 80 - Sharpen and position below the frame layer
Open Element 34 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 70 - Sharpen
Position below the frame and place to the left
Open Element 8 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 40 - Sharpen - Position on the bottom left of the frame
Open Element 72 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 65 - Sharpen and position to the right of the frame
Open Element 86 - Image - Flip - Image - Resize by 80 - Sharpen
Position at the top of the frame
Open Element 5 and paste as a new layer
Resize this by 50 - Sharpen - Position on the bottom left of the frame
Open your tube and paste as a new layer
Resize if necessary and place on the right of the tag
Add Radiance at the settings above
Open Element 53 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 75 - Sharpen and position in the middle of the tag
See my tag for placement
Open Element 16 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 80 - Sharpen and position over the bottom half of the tag

Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Sunday, 17 February 2013

FTU Cluster Frame and Extra's

I have a new Cluster Frame and some extra's over at Tyger's blog HERE
It's in png and psd formats

Come and check it out!

Glamorous - PTU

I am using the art of VeryMany which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Janette by Bibi made to match the tube which you can find HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Open a new image 600x600
Open Element 72 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 80 - Position in the centre
Open Element 28 - Resize by 60 - Sharpen - Send to the bottom
Open Element 56 - Paste as a new layer - Resize by 60 - Sharpen
Send to the bottom - Click inside with your magic wand
Modify by 4 - Open your tube as a new layer
Position - Duplicate when happy - Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None
Move below the frame layer - Unhide the duplicated tube
Erase the bottom of the tube
Click on the frame layer - Open Element 4 and paste as a new layer
Position - Move under the frame and duplicate tube layer - Erase the cityscape that sticks out either side of the frame
Open Element 3 - Image - Mirror - Image - Resize by 60 - Sharpen
Position on the right of the tag
Open Element 43 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 70 - Sharpen
Use your deform tool to angle it on the frame
Open Element 70 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 80 - Sharpen
Use your deform tool to angle it so its on the rim of the umbrella
Open Element 9 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 90 - Sharpen - Send to the bottom
Open Paper 10 and paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom and add a mask of choice - Merge Group

Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Saturday, 16 February 2013

Mia's Garden - PTU

I am using the art of Misticheskaya which you can find HERE
I am using the matching PTU scrapkit Roses for Mia by AmyMarie and you can find that HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Open a new image 600x600
Open Element 76 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 85 - Sharpen
Position towards the top
Open your main tube and paste as a new layer
Position on the left of the tag
Open Element 25 and paste as a new layer
Image - Mirror - Image - Resize by 80 - Sharpen
Position on the bottom of the tube - Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down
Open Element 75 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 40 - Image - Mirror
Position below the tube on the right hand side
Open Element 37 and paste as a new layer
Send to the bottom and position on the right
Open Element 35 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 40 - Sharpen - Position below the grass layer to the right of the tag
Click inside all the frames with your magic wand
Open Paper 3 and paste as a new layer
Open a close up of your tube and position different parts in the frame
When happy - Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None on both the paper and tube layers
Move all underneath the frame - Merge together all the tube layers and change the blend mode to Luminance L
Open Paper 6 and send to the bottom - Add a mask of choice and merge group
Click on the mask layer - Open Element 80 and paste as a new layer
Keep on the same layer and Open Element 29 - Position
Staying on the mask layer - Open Element 32 and position
Open Element 31 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 40 - Sharpen - Position to the top left near the tree
Open Element 15 - Resize by 60 - Sharpen - Paste as a new layer and position in the centre of the frames
Duplicate - Resize by 80 - Move Down - Duplicate - Resize by 90 - Move down and merge these layers together
Open Element 83 - Resize by 30 - Sharpen - Paste as a new layer
Image - Mirror - Position on the top right frame

Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Believe in Me - PTU

I am using the art of PUT which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU IB PUT 162-2 by LHD and you can find that HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Filters Used:
Xero Radiance - 128, 50, 128, 124

Open a new image 600x600
Open Frame 3 and paste as a new layer
Position in the centre - Click inside with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 4 - Open Paper 2 and paste
Open a close up of your tube and paste - Position on the left frame - Mirror the close up tube
Paste on your canvas and position on the right
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None - Move the paper and tube layers under the frame
Change the blend mode of the tubes to Dissolve
Open Element 3 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 60 - Sharpen - Position on the bottom frame on the top right - Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge down when happy with positioning
Open Element 11 and paste - Resize by 40 - Sharpen
Place on the top right of your tag
Open your tube as a new layer - Position in the centre of the frame
Open Element 15 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 70 - Sharpen
Position on the bottom of the tube
Open Element 14 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 60 - Sharpen
Position over the previous layer
Open Wordart and paste on your tag - Resize by 55 - Sharpen and position over the previous layer
Add radiance to your tube at the settings above

Open Paper 4 and paste as a new layer
Send to the bottom and apply a mask of choice - Merge group
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Romantic Mia - PTU

I am using the gorgeous Mia tube by Misticheskaya which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Romantic Mia by Skyscraps which you can find HERE
You can buy the tube and kit bundle HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Open a new image 600x600
Open Element 12 - Resize by 70 - Sharpen
Paste as a new layer and position in the centre
Open Element 68 and paste as a new layer
Send to the bottom of the frames
Open your main tube and resize by 70 - Sharpen and position in the centre
Open Element 57 and paste - Resize by 90 and send to the bottom
Click inside all the frames with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 4
Open Paper 6 and paste as a new layer
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None and move the paper layer under the frame
Click inside the 1st and 3rd frame with your magic wand
Modify by 4 and open a close up of your tube - Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None
Move under the frame layer - Change the blend mode of the tubes to Luminance
Open Element 69 and paste as a new layer
Send to the bottom left - Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down
Open Element 67 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 40 - Sharpen
Position under the tubes face on the right side
Open Element 44 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 40 - Sharpen
Position on the bottom right rose - See my tag for placement
Open Paper 3 and paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom and apply a mask of choice - Merge Down
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Friday, 15 February 2013

Cutie Pie - PTU

I am using the art of PinUpToons which you can find HERE
I am using the IB PUT 162-3 by TK Dezigns and you can find that HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Open a new image 600x600
Open Frame 1 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 80 - Sharpen
Click inside with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 4
Open Paper 1 and paste as a new layer
Open your close up tube and position
Selections - Invert - Delete on both paper and tube layers
Move both under the frame
Change the blend mode of the tube to Luminance L
Open WordArt 1 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 60 - Sharpen - Image - Rotate - Free Rotate - 90 - Left
Position on the left of the frame
Open your full tube as a new layer
Position on the right of the frame
Open Element 2 - Click on the frame layer and position toward the top
Resize by 60 - Duplicate - Image - Flip - Merge Down when happy
Open Element 4a and paste as a new layer
Resize by 60 - Sharpen - Position on the left side of the frame
Move under the wordart layer
Open Paper 6 and paste as a new layer
Send to the bottom and apply a mask of choice - Merge group

Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Happy Mardi Gras - PTU

I am using the gorgeous art of Spazz which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Mardi Gras Fun by DCCreations and you can find that HERE 
Font of Choice

Open a new image 600x600
Open Frame 1 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 85 - Sharpen More - Position in the centre
Open Fun Ribbon and paste as a new layer
Resize this by 60 and position on the bottom of the frame
Click inside the frame with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 5
Make a gradient from your tube using 2 colours from your tube
Linear - Angle 50 - Repeats 7 - Invert - Unchecked
Layers - New Raster Layer - Floodfill with the gradient - Select None - Move under the frame layer
Adjust - Add/Remove Noise - Gaussian - 20 - Mono checked - OK
Open the close up tube layer and position below the bottom Ribbon layer and erase any thats overhanging
Open Fun Sequins - Resize by 50 - Sharpen - Image - Rotate - Free Rotate - 90 Left
Position on the left middle of the frame - Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge down when happy
Open Fun Beads 3 and paste as a new layer
Position on the top left of the frame - Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down - Send to the bottom
Duplicate - Image - Flip and Merge Down when happy
See my tag for placement
Click on the paper layer - Open Fun Coins and paste as a new layer - Resize by 70 - Sharpen and move towards the bottom - Erase any that overhang
Open WordArt 1 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 50 - Sharpen
Position over the Sequin layer on the left - Duplicate and position on the right - Merge Down and move below the tube layer
Click on the paper layer - Open Fun Ribbon 2 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 70 - Sharpen and position to the top left of the paper layer

Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Thursday, 14 February 2013

Teal Love - PTU

I am using the art of Jamie Kidd which you can find HERE
I Purchased this tube when she was at CILM
I am using the PTU Scrapkit A Lit-Teal bit of Love Mini by Crazy Carita and you can find that HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Filters Used:
Xero - Radiance - 128, 50, 128, 140

Open a new image 600x600
Open Frame 2 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 85 - Sharpen and position in the centre but towards the bottom a little
Click inside the frame with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 4
Open Paper 2 and paste as a new layer
Open your tube and position
When happy - Duplicate and hide for now
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None on both the paper and tube layer
Move under the frame and unhide the duplicate
Using your eraser tool - Erase the bottom overhanging part of the tube
Click on the paper layer - Effects - Texture Effects - Weave - 1, 3, 1 - Colour Teal in both boxes
Click on the frame layer
Open Element 9 and position on the top left side of the frame
Layers - Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down
Click on the frame layer - Open Element 26 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 40 - Sharpen
Position on the bottom left of the frame - Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down
Open wa2 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 95 - Send to the bottom
Add Radiance to your tube layers at the settings above

Open Paper 9 and paste as a new layer -Send to the bottom and add a mask of choice - Merge Group
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Rose Love - PTU

I am using the art of Anna Marine which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU IB Anna Marine 34-1 by Foxy's Designz and you can find that HERE
Font of Choice

Filters Used:
Xero - Radiance - 128, 50, 128, 140
Eye Candy - Gradient Glow - Fat White and Grey - Repeat with red

Open a new image 600x600
Open Frame 2 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 80 - Sharpen - Click inside all parts of the frame with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 5 - Open Paper 6 and paste as a new layer
Open your tube and position on the left of the frame
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None on both the tube and paper layer
Move underneath the frame
Click on the tube layer - Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down
Erase any overhanging parts of the tubes
Change the blend mode to Luminance
Open Frame 3 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 60 - Sharpen and position over the frame
Click inside with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 3
Open your close up tube and position
When happy - Duplicate and hide for now
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None
Move under the frame - Unhide the duplicated tube - Erase the overhanging parts
Add Radiance at the settings above to both your tube layers
Open WordArt and paste as a new layer
Resize by 70 - Sharpen and position at the bottom of your tag
Add Gradient Glow at the settings above
Open Element 8 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 40 - Sharpen - Image - Rotate - Free Rotate - 90 Left
Position in the middle left of the frame
Duplicate - Image - Merge Down when happy
Open Element 13 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 40 - Sharpen - Position on the top right of the frame
Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down

Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Wednesday, 13 February 2013

Sweetheart - PTU

I am using the art of Alex Prihodko which you can find HERE
This is an exclusive image
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Sweet Candy by Foxy's Designz which you can find HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Filters Used:
Eye Candy - Gradient Glow - Fat - White and a blue colour of choice

Open a new image 600x600
Open Frame 2 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 60 - Sharpen and position in the centre
Click inside with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 3
Open Paper 11 and paste as a new layer
I changed the colour slightly so it matched the tube
Open your tube on your canvas
Position - Duplicate and hide for now
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None
Move both the tube and paper layer underneath the frame
Unhide your duplicated tube and erase the bottom overhanging parts
Open Element 32 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 60 - Sharpen - Position on the middle right of the frame
Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down
Open Element 30 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 40 - Sharpen
Position on the bottom right of the frame and move under the tube
Open Element 40 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 40 - Sharpen - Duplicate twice more - Merge these layers together
Add Gradient Glow at the settings above
Click on the paper layer - Open Element 13 - Resize by 50 - Sharpen and position on the paper layer
Open Element 31 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 40 - Image - Rotate - 40 - Right
Position on the right bottom of the frame - Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down
Duplicate - Image - Flip - Merge Down
Position over the frame layer
Staying on the frame layer - Open Element 33 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 30 - Sharpen - Position in the middle right - Duplicate - Image - Mirror and merge down
Open Paper 10 and paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom and apply a mask of choice - Merge Down

Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

SteamFunk - PTU

I am using the art of Scarlet Gothica which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Steampunk Kato by SkyScraps which you can find HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Filters Used:
Xero Radiance - 128, 50, 128, 103

Open a new image 600x600
Open Element 11 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 80 - Sharpen
Position at the bottom of the canvas
Open Element 36 and paste as a new layer - Position in the centre
Move underneath the grass layer
Open your tube of choice and paste on your canvas
Position to the right
Open Element 49 - Resize by 90 - Position at the bottom
Open Element 27 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 30 - Sharpen - Image - Mirror - Position on the left above the grass layer
Open Element 25 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 80 - Sharpen
Position on the top right of the tag and position under the tube
Open Element 4 and paste - Resize by 60 - Sharpen
Position in the top left side of the tag
Open Element 41 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 90 - Position below the tube layer
Open Element 16 - Resize by 60 - Sharpen
Position below the grass layer on the left hand side
Open Element 37 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 80 - Sharpen
Position to the left and move under the grass layer
Apply Radiance to your tube at the settings above

Open Paper 2 as a new layer - Send to the bottom and apply a mask of choice - Merge Group
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done


Tuesday, 12 February 2013

Goff Romance - PTU

I am using the art of Screaming Demons which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Dark Romance by Hungry Hill and you can find that HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Open a new image 600x600
Open Frame 2 and paste as a new layer
Image - Rotate - Free Rotate - 90 Left
Image - Resize by 65 - Sharpen and position in the centre
Click inside with your magic wand - Selections - Modify - Expand by 4
Open Paper 3 and paste as a new layer
Open your tube - Position - Duplicate and hide for now
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None
Move both the tube and paper layer under the frame
Unhide the duplicate and erase the bottom part of the tube
Open Doodle Mist 2 - Resize by 90 - Send to the bottom
Duplicate - Merge Down
Open Doodle 2 and paste above the Mist layer
Open Berries and resize by 90 - Sharpen - Image - Flip
Position above the previous layer
Click on the frame layer
Grab your magic wand - Modify by 4
Open Sparkles and position - Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None
Open Ribbon 1 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 60 - Sharpen
Position top right and angle slightly so it fits the frame
Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down
Open Wordart 1 and resize by 50 - Sharpen and place at the bottom
Open Paper 5 and paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom and apply a mask of choice - Merge Group
Open Paper 12 and send to above the previous layer - Add another mask of choice - Merge Group - Resize by 90
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Monday, 11 February 2013

Bleeding Love - PTU

I am using the art of Amy Matthews which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Bleeding Heart by Gemini Creationz which you can find HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Filters Used:
Xero - Radiance - 128, 50, 128, 137

Open a new image 600x600
Open Element 4 and paste as a new layer
Position in the centre
Open Element 45 and paste - Send to the bottom
Click inside the previous layer frame - Selections - Modify - Expand by 5
Open Paper 3 and paste as a new layer
Open your tube and position - Duplicate and hide for now
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None on both the tube and paper layer
Move them both under the frame layers
Unhide your duplicated tube and using your eraser tool - Erase the overhanging parts
Click on Element 59 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 60 - Sharpen and position on the right of the frame
Click on the bottom frame with your magic wand - Modify by 5
Open Element 68 and position - Duplicate and move below the original
Merge Down - Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None - Move under the frame layers
Open Element 12 and paste as a new layer
Send to the bottom and position in the centre
Open Element 65 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 90 - Sharpen - Move under the tube and to the top right of the frame
Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down - Erase the stalks that you can see
Open Element 2 - Resize by 50 - Sharpen - Position on the left
Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down
Open Element 20 - Resize by 55 - Sharpen
Position under the hearts on the left side
Open Element 62 - Paste as a new layer - Resize by 80 - Sharpen
Position on the left of the frame - Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down
Move this layer down to where you think looks best
Erase any overhanging parts
Apply Radiance to both tube layers at the settings above

Add drop Shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Sunday, 10 February 2013

Wannabe Cowgirl - PTU

I am using the art of Christine Marie Kotlark which you can find HERE at SATC
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Cowgirl made to match the tube by Scrapz n Pleasure which you can find HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Open a new image 600x600
Open Element 52 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 60 - Sharpen - Position to the top left of the canvas
Click inside both parts of the frame with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 4
Open Paper 7 and paste - Open the close up tube
Position in the frame - When happy - Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None on both layers
Move the paper and tube layer under the frame
Change the blend mode of the tube to Luminance
Open Element 11 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 55 - Sharpen and position on the right of the canvas
Open your tube and paste as a new layer
Resize and position to the right
Open Element 44 and paste - Resize by 40 and then again by 60 - Sharpen
Position on the bottom left of the tag
Open Element 28 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 35 - Sharpen and position on the sign
Open Element 1 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 70 - Sharpen
Send to the bottom - Position to the top
Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down when happy
Open Element 40 and paste - Resize by 25 - Sharpen
Place at the bottom of the haystacks and erase some so it looks as if its half underneath
See my tag for the example
Open Element 10 - Resize by 30 - Sharpen - Image - Mirror - Position behind the sign on the left

Open Paper 1 and paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom and apply a mask of choice - Merge Group
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Purple Rock - PTU

I am using thte art of Verymany which you can find HERE at SATC
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Janette's Rockin Nights made to match the tube by AmyMarie and you can find it HERE exclusively at SATC
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Filters Used:
Xero - Radiance - 128, 50, 128, 124

Open a new image 600x600
Open Element 55 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 90 - Sharpen - Click inside with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 5 - Open Paper 3 - Paste as a new layer - Position
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None - Move under the frame layer
Open Element 20 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 80 - Sharpen
Position in the centre - Click inside with your magic wand - Modify by 5
Open Paper 3 and position - Open Element 22 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 90 - Sharpen
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None on the paper and keyboard layer
Move both underneath the frame
Click inside the frame with your magic wand again - Modify by 5
Open a close up of your tube and paste towards the bottom left
Open a full size tube and position on the right - Duplicate and hide for now
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None on both the tube layers
Move both the tube layers under the frame layer
Change the blend mode of the close up tube to Hard Light
Unhide the duplicated tube and using your eraser tool - Erase the bottom half of the tube
Open Element 67 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 60 - Sharpen and position at the bottom
Open Element 1 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 60 -Sharpen and position on the left middle of the frame
Open Element 8 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 70 - Sharpen - Using your deform tool - Angle it to fit on the left of the frame
See my tag for placement
Open Element 52 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 60 - Sharpen
Position on the middle right of the frame
Click on the circle frame layer
Open Element 14 and paste - Resize by 80 and position
Open Element 43 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 75 - Sharpen and position at the top left of the frames
Use your eraser tool to erase the chain
Open Element 23 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 80 - Sharpen - Position on the bottom left of the frame
Open Element 66 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 80 - Sharpen - Position on the bottom left of the frame
Open Element 57 and paste as a new layer
Position in the middle of the tag
Add Radiance at the settings above to both main tube layers at the settings above

Open Paper 4 and paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom and apply a mask of choice - Merge Down
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

FTU Clusters and Extra's

Hiya, i've made 2 clusters using Tyger's Bad Romance PTU Scrapkit which you can find HERE

Head over to her blog HERE to grab the Clusters and the extra's aswell

Friday, 8 February 2013

Cotton Candy - FTU

I am using the art of Spazz which you can find HERE
I am using the FTU Scrapkit Valentine Pink Love by Sandys Designs and you can find that HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Open a new image 600x600
Open Frame 7 and paste as a new layer
Position in the centre
Click inside with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 4
Open Paper 11 and paste - Position
Open a close up of your tube and position in the centre of te frame
Position and when happy - Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None
Move the paper and tube layer under the frame
Lower the Opacity on the tube to about 86
Click on the paper layer - Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds
Width 2 - Opacity 20 - Colour Pink - Both boxes checked
Open the full size tube and paste as a new layer
Place on the left of the frame
Open Wire Heart 1 and paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom
Open Choco Heart 1 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 50 - Sharpen and position on the top right of the frame - Duplicate - Resize by 80 - Position below the original
Merge Down - Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Position under the tube - Angle slightly with your deform tool
Open Satin Ribbon 2 and paste - Resize by 90 - Position on the bottom of the frame
Move under the tube
Open Heart Notepad 1 and paste - Resize by 60 - Sharpen
Position on the right of the frame
Open Diamonds 2 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 80 - Sharpen - Position at the bottom - Duplicate - Image - Flip - Merge Down
Open Satin Bow 2 - Resize by 50 - Sharpen and position in the top middle of the frame
Erase part of the frame that shows in the middle of the bow
Open Sparkles 1 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 80 - Sharpen and move below your main tube layer

Open Paper 10 and paste as a new layer - Add a mask of choice and Merge Group
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Pink Gothic - PTU

I am using the art of Vika which you can find HERE
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Angel in Waiting by AmyMarie and you can find that HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Open a new image 600x600
Open Element 50 and paste as a new layer - Position in the centre
Open Element 4 and paste as a new layer and send below the previous layer
Click on the clear frame layer and Open Element 11
Send to the bottom and position in the centre
Open Element 115 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 50 - Sharpen
Position on the top right of the frame
Open your tube as a new layer - Resizing if necessary
Position on the left of the tag
Open Element 1 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 50 - Sharpen - Image - Mirror
Position next to the tube
Open Element 13 and paste as a new layer
Position towards the top left - Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Move down - Merge Down when happy and send to the bottom
Open Element 10 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 60 - Sharpen
Image - Mirror - Position on the right of the frame
Open Element 29 - Resize by 80 - Sharpen
Position on the top left of the frame and move to the bottom
Click on the pink frame layer
Open Element 67 - Resize by 70 - Sharpen
Paste on your frame and position in the top middle of the frame
Click on the frame layer - Open Element 20 and paste as a new layer
Send to the top - Duplicate and move down - Merge together when happy
Click on the paper layer - Open Element 6 and paste as a new layer
Click on the pink frame layer
Open Element 33 - Resize by 80 - Sharpen - Position and move under the frame layer

Open Paper 9 and paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom and apply a mask of choice - Merge Group
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence information - Merge Down - Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Thursday, 7 February 2013

Cold Shoulder - PTU

I am using the art of Jamie Kidd which you can find HERE
I purchased this tube when she was at CILM
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Purple and Mint by Schnegge and you can find that HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Filters Used:
Tramages - Glass - 10, 15, 0

Open a new image 600x600
Open Bracket and paste as a new layer
Position in the centre
Open Frame 2 and resize by 90 - Sharpen and position over the previous layer
Open Glitter 2 and paste as a new layer
Position over the previous layer
Grab your magic wand and click inside Frame 2
Selections - Modify - Expand by 3 - Open Paper 6 and paste as a new layer
Open your tube and paste - Position and when happy - Duplicate and hide for now
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None on both the tube and paper layer
Move below Frame 2
Open your duplicated tube and using your eraser tool, erase the bottom half of the tube
Click on your paper layer and apply Tramages Glass at the settings above
Click on Frame 2 and paste as a new layer
Open Diamond Rain and paste - Resize by 80 - Sharpen
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None
Open Heart 2 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 70 - Sharpen and position at the bottom of the frames
Open Buckle and paste - Resize by 90 - Position on the right under the previous layer
Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down when happy with positioning
Open Flower 4 and paste - Resize by 50 - Sharpen
Position on the top left corner of the frame - Angle it a little using your deform tool
Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down
Duplicate - Resize by 90 - Position below the original
See my tag for placements
Open Pendant 2 and paste - Resize by 90 - Position on the right middle of the frame - Moving under the flowers
Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down and erase the top string parts

Open Paper 1 and paste as a new layer - Add a mask of choice - Merge Group
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence info - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Wednesday, 6 February 2013

I Love You - PTU

I am using the art of Eugene Rzhevskii which you can find HERE
This was a present that he gave away to his customers a while back - I cant find it on the site
I am using the PTU Scrapkit Because you Love Me by Dwana Designs and you can find that HERE or HERE
Font of Choice

Open a new image 600x600
Open Round Frame 1 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 90 - Sharpen - Image - Flip
Click inside with your magic wand - Modify by 4
Open Paper 7 and paste as a new layer
Position - Open a Close Up of your tube and position - Resizing if necessary
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None - Move both layers under the frame
Chang the blend mode of the tube to Luminance
Open SparkleBurst 1 and paste - Position over the tube at the bottom
Duplicate and position towards the top of the tube - Merge Down
Click inside the frame with your magic wand - Modify by 4
Selections - Invert - Delete on the SparkleBurst layer - Select None and move under the frame
Open Scatter Paper Hearts 3 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 55 - Sharpen - Using your deform tool - Angle it so it fits around the frame
Duplicate - Image - Mirror and position around the right of the frame
Merge together when happy with positioning
Open Heart Tree 1 and paste as a new layer - Position to the left - Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Merge Down
Send to the bottom of the tag
Open Banner Ribbon 1 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 60 - Sharpen and position on the bottom of the tag
Open Balloons 1 and paste as a new layer - Image - Mirror - Image - Resize by 50 - Sharpen
Position on the right of the frame
Open Val Heart 1 and paste - Resize by 40 - Sharpen and position at the top of the frame
Open Heart Cluster 1 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 40 - Sharpen
Position on the left of the frame - Duplicate - Resize by 80 - Image - Mirror
Position below the original
Open Heart Keycharm 1 and paste - Resize this by 45 - Sharpen and positon below the previous layer
Open ValDiscoBall 1and paste as a new layer - Send to the bottom
Open your main tube as a new layer and position to the right of the tag

Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence info - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done

Tuesday, 5 February 2013

Black n White - FTU

I am using the art of Spazz which you can find HERE
Check out her blog HERE
I am using the FTU Scrapkit Black n White by Tamie and you can find that HERE
Mask of Choice
Font of Choice

Filters Used:
Eye Candy - Gradient Glow - White - 3
Xero - Fritillary - Default

Quick n Easy Tut!

Open a new image 600x600
Open Frame 4 and paste as a new layer - Resize by 70 - Sharpen
Position in the centre
Click inside both frames with your magic wand
Selections - Modify - Expand by 3
Open Paper 6 and paste as a new layer
Open your close up tube and position in the left frame
Selections - Invert - Delete - Select None
Move under the frame layers
Click on your close up tube - Duplicate - Image - Mirror
Position in the right frame - When happy with positioning merge the the layers together
Change the blend mode to Luminance Legacy
Apply Fritillary to both paper layers at the settings above
Open Charm 2 and paste as a new layer
Resize by 45 - Sharpen - Position on the bottom right of the frame
Duplicate - Image - Mirror and position on the bottom left of the frame - Merge down
Open Glitter 2 and paste - Send to the bottom and arrange near the top
Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Flip - Position - Apply Gradient Glow at the settings above
Open Eyelet Ribbon and paste - Resize by 40 - Sharpen More
Using your deform tool - Angle it on the top right of the frame
See my tag for placement
Duplicate - Image - Mirror and position on the top left - Merge Down when happy

Open Paper 9 and paste as a new layer
Send to the bottom and apply a mask of choice - Merge group
Add drop shadows to your layers - Merge Visible
Add correct copyright and licence info - Merge Down
Save as a png - Add your name - Save again - Done