Thursday, April 5, 2018

Beautiful Wind

Wind by Alex Prihodko  found here

Kit- Pink Paradox Productions- Something about Spring found here

Canvas 700 by 700
 Frame 50% rotate 25 degrees then duplicate,mirror and flip.
Click inside the frame and expand the selections by 2.
 Place paper 12 and move to the area where there is more yellow,then invert selection and hit delete.
 Repeat with the other frame.
 Place the tube over the paper  layer invert selections and hit delete . Change the blend to screen.
Reduce el 179 by 50 and place at the bottom edge of the bottom frame
Repeat with el 151 to the top edge of the top frame then el 150 on the top edge of the bottom frame.
Reduce el 157 by 50% and rotate 25 to the left. Place under the frames towards the top, duplicate/mirror and flip. Move the duplicate above the frame layers.
Add el 173 reduced by 30% on the edge of the stem
 Then add the tube reduced by 45% under the flower layer. Duplicate the tube and apply Gaussian blur of 3 on the top tube and change the blend to soft light.
 Add el 128 reduced by 30% above the tube layer under the flower layer. Duplicate the tube rotate it 25 to the left and place it under the first flowers  twice.
Reduce el 57 by 25% and place under the bow then under the tube layer el 118 reduced by 45%
 Add paper 6 and apply your mask
 Add el 177 or 175 to the top and bottom of the canvas
 Then add your name, artist URL, CR and your license number

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Waning Dangerous

 Rosa BY Verymany found here
Deadly Wild Orchid by Pink Paradox productions found here
 Template 88 by Rachel Designs found here
 Weescotlass mask  220
 Xero- Radiance & Bad Dream
 Mura's Miester Copies-Encircle

 Shift D to copy the template and resize it 700 pixels 
Delete the CR
 Add your tube and reduce by 50%, duplicate and apply Bad Dream(XERO) to the top tube and change the blend to LUMINANCE.
On layer 1 and 2,copy/paste paper 20 into selections. Add the tube again over the layers and apply Radiance (XERO). Then change the blend to screen. Erase the excess tube. Then activate the  layer 1 and 2 again expanding the selections by 2. 
Add a new raster layer and copy/paste paper 26 into selections
Add el 142 reduced by 75% over the tube layers
 Then add frames 2 and 6 reduced by 50% under layer 3
Click inside frame 2 and add a new raster layer. Copy/paste el 87 into selections then Enhance edges
Copy/paste paper 18 into selections of layer 3
Add paper 14 over layer 4, invert selections on layer 4 then delete on the paper layer
 Copy/paste paper 25 into layer 5
Copy/paste paper 1 into layer 6
Copy/paste paper 3 into layer 7
Add the tube over layer 6 ,change the blend to hard light and opacity to 67
 Erase excess tube then add el 147 reduced by 30% and change the blend to overlay
Reduce the single flowers by 5%
 the cluster of flowers by 25%
The umbrella by 40%
 the knife by 20%
 Fan and case by 25%
Duplicate one of the single flowers and apply Mura Meister Copies- encircle and add the circle of flowers under the frame and above the masked layer
 Apply film & filters  vivid to brighten the elements to match the tube
Add paper 10 and apply your mask
 Add your name, artist URL, CR and your license number

Friday, March 23, 2018

Gold Eyes

Gold Eyes by Alex Prihodko found here
 Mandarin Dragon Fruit found here by Pink Paradox Productions
Mask by Rachel designs -mask set 66 mask1

Canvas 700 by 700
Tube reduced by 40%
Add a new raster layer then using your freehand selection tool
Settings at :  Mode-add(shift )and feather at 4
 Draw out a small rectangle and flood fill it in black
Then copy/paste paper 25 into selections
Add the tube again but mirror it and reduce by 50%
Apply Film & Filters - Photo effects- sepia tones then apply Xero Radiance at default.
 Change the blend to screen and opacity to 48. Erase any excess
Mak another rectangle a little bigger than the first and off set it to the top right. Copy/paste paper 26 then selection borders of 10 , apply noise at 100 twice.
Add the tube again, reduce 50% and move the tiger to seem peering from behind the second rectangle
Lower the opacity to 40
Arrange elements as you wish.
 I reduced the following:
 Use Paper 21 and apply your mask
 Add your name, artist URL,CR and your license

Monday, March 19, 2018

Coffee and treats

 Coffee Afternoon by Pink Paradox productions found here
 Bouquet of   White Roses by Verymany found here
 Figaro by Verymany Found here
Mask of choice
 Canvas 700 by 700
 Tube reduced by 40%
 Tube (Figaro) reduced by 20%
 Frame 2 reduced by 45 %
 Elements reduced as follows:
el 164 -50%
el 114 - 40%
el  57,92-25%
el 16,27,30-20%
el 46 ,29,31,33,12-15%
el 28 41,14-10%
Paper 6 was used as the frame's background and paper 19 as the masked layer
Add your name, artist URL , CR and your license number

Monday, February 26, 2018

White Rose Letters

 White Rose By Verymany found here
Paperback musings by Pink Paradox Productions found here
Mask 729 by Rachel Designs

Canvas 700 by 700
Tube 45%
Duplicate the tube and apply Gaussian Blur at 9 to the top tube, change the blend to screen and opacity to 61%
el 61  and 48 reduced by 45%
Reduce el91 by 50%. Create a circle in the center of it. You can do this by either using the preset shapes or selection tool setting to circle. Either way to delete the center of the element to make a lace frame is fine.
Place this new frame behind the tube to the left, behind the letter on the right and a top the letter in the middle
Reduce el 103 by 50%( I am more interested in the foliage than the flowers of this element)
Reduce el 101 by 30% and place under the bottom edge of the letter and twice on top of the letters
Add other flowers as fillers. i reduced them at 25%
The key and lock elements i reduced around 25-30%
 Add paper 34 and the close up tube. Change the blend to the tube to your liking. Merge it down with the paper then apply your mask.
 Add your name, artist URL, CR and your license number