Thursday, February 22, 2018

Vintage Grapes

Susannah by Verymany found here
Vintage Journey by Pink Paradox Productions found here

 Mask 729 by Rachel designs found here

Canvas 700 by 700
Tube 60%
Apply Hue/ Saturation/ Lightness with these settings:

Frame  5 50%
el 13,15- 30%
el 83,103,104,112-50%
 Use paper 22 as the frame background and add again to apply your mask
 Add your name, artist URL,CR and your license number

Monday, February 19, 2018

Horse's Garden

 Horse by Verymany found here
Blooming  Grace by Pink Paradox Productions found here
Mask WSL 304

 Canvas 700 by 700
Tube -45%
Create a garden with the elements from the kit
I reduced the following elements:
el 72-10%
el 1- 45%
el 14,28-20%
el 33-35%
el 103,115-45%
el 53,60,105,114,139(rotated 90 degrees to the right),127- 50%
el 66-65%
 Add paper 10 and apply your mask
 Add the artist URL, CR and your license number

Saturday, February 17, 2018

You Tuber

 Kitty 3 by Verymany found here
 Female Resistance by Pink Paradox Productions found here
Mask WSL 302
Canvas 700 by 700
 Tube 50%
Frame 50%
Paper 50% tiled to fill the background of the frame
Place tube again over the star and change the blend to luminance
Freehand select the inside of the star using the free hand selection tool  feather setting to 15
 invert selections then hit delete
Decorate your tag with your choice of elements. I used the following and reduced them to fit the tag.
add paper of choice and apply your mask
 Add the artist CR,URL and your license number along with your name on the tag

Monday, February 12, 2018

Spring Fairy

Spring Fairy By Verymany found here
Whimsical Wishes By Pink Paradox Productions found here

 Canvas 700 by 700
 Tube 45%
Frame 12 by 45%
Behind the frame reduce element 65 by 50% place the left duplicate and mirror
 Above the right waterfall place el 51 reduced by 50%
On tyhe left under the waterfall layer reduce el48 by 50% and rotate 10 to the left.
Reduce el46 and place in the center
Reduce el 49 by 52% then free hand select the water and promote the layer.
I added a filters called Pool Shadow by Greg's factory Output with the following settings:
This filer can be found in Filters Unlimited or a stand alone filter,if you do not have it you can add some sparkles or noise to the water.
Once done change the blend to overlay.
Rotate el 130 90 to the right and reduce by 45%. erase a bit of it so it looks like it is coming from the water.
Reduce el 68 by 45% then place el 64
 Reduce the unicorn, rainbow and flower by45%
 I added some sparkles to the rainbow by using Xenofex 2 Constellations
 Add el 145 and reduce by 40%
 Add your name artist URL, CR and your license number

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Stop the Tick Tock

Verymany Agnes found here
 Keys, Clocks & Madness - Pink Paradox Productions Kit found here

 Canvas 700 by 700
 Tube- 50%
Frame13- 45%
Click the inside of your frame and expand the selections by 3, Add a new raster layer and copy/paste paper 19 into selections( do not deselect)
Add your tube over this layer then invert selections, hit delete and greyscale your tube.
I used Xero- Greyscaler but you can use whatever you like.
Activate the frame layer again then click the outside. this is to select the area outside of the frame.
Then invert selections, Contract by 4, add a new raster layer and copy/ paste paper 70 into selections. 
 Duplicate this layer and apply 3d effects cutout

On the Original red paper layer lower opacity to 95%
Create your clusters using these elements reduced as follows:
el 102, 217,260 by 25%
 el 185 ,289,293by 50%
el 214, frame 17 flipped by 60%
 add paper 34 and apply your mask
 Add your name artist URL, CR and your license number