Saturday, April 13, 2013


Kit-Peony By Crazy Carita 
Tube By Jamie Kidd Found here for purchase
Script font of choice
Toadies-where are you
Xero XL-Bad Dream
Eye Candy5 Impact-Chrome
Eye Candy4 -Gradient Glow
Mura Meister Copies Encircle

Open a new canvas sized 650 by 650
Add El3 and duplicate it. On the  bottom frame,selections-modify-expand by 4,add a new raster layer and flood fill in white. Duplicate and apply Eye Candy 5 Impact Chrome at default.
On the white layer erase the outer outline. you should have the gold lining on the outside of the frame. Effects-Edge effect and enhance. On the white layer add a thick white gradient glow. then drop shadow all frame layers.
Add El18 behind all the frame layers to the left,duplicate,mirror and merge then down . do not drop shadow this layer.
Add El20 and apply Mura Miester copies -encircle at default then duplicate the layer. To the bottom layer add Gaussian Blur of 5 then apply Toadies where are you at default. Then apply Xenofex2 constellation small stars setting.
 Resize El 5 and 17 at 25% and sharpen
 Place your closeup tube and apply Xero XL  Bad Dream at these setting:
Resize El14 and place to the bottom left and place to the right but move up slightly. Duplicate mirror and move back to the middle right bottom of the tag.
 Place El1SH to the right
 Resize EL 19 75%
Place El21SH to the left and Resize El9 by 50%and place behind the wordart
Add your name a thick gradient glow to it, Artist URL, CR , License Number  and tag line.
Thanks for  looking

Friday, April 12, 2013

Golden Charm

Tube used is a layered tube called Hot tomato found in image pack 40 by Barbara Jensen( used the closeup) 
Purchase it here
Scrapkit used by CrazyCarita called Touch Of Vintage found exclusively at Barbara Jensen tubes store here for purchase.
Mask of choice
Font of Choice
Eye Candy4-Glass,HSB Noise

Open a 650 by 650 workspace floodfill it in white
Add El11,click inside , expand by 2, add paper2,invert selections and delete the excess paper.
Add El12 to the left behind the paper layer, duplicate,mirror and merge together the wreaths then apply Eye Candy HSB noise at these settings:
( if you would like to animate the tag duplicate the wreaths layer three times and apply Eye Candy-HSB noise  and change the random number to 1, then the next layer to 9314 and the last to 7192)
Place El2 behind the frame on the top right hand corner, duplicate mirror and flip.
Free rotate El18 90 to the left then apply Xero-Nostagia to the flowers until you get the color you like.
Place your closeup tube
Resize El 4,11 and 15
 Add your name,CR, artists URL and tag line.
 Drop shadow used in the tag is 3,3,43,6black

Thursday, April 11, 2013

Bleeding Heart

Tube used is called Hot Tomato by Barbara Jensen Found here in pack 40 pictured below for purchase
Kit used Finding Emo by Crazy Carita Pictured above found here for purchase
Mask of choice
Font Black Lightning found  here for download
Eye Candy 4 -Gradient Glow
Tramages-Accelerating Daisies
SandFlower-Color Boost
Mura Meister-Copies-encircle
Drop Shadow used 3,3,61,6 black

First Let's dress our tube up. Here are the awesome layers i used for the tube above.
Dots-red(duplicated and change the blend mode to the top to multiply)
Dress-black( repeat the same blend on the dress to make it darker)
violet eyeshadow
Ok merge visible and paste to your new canvas sized 650 by 650 flood fill in white
Place el17 behind the tube, click inside the frame using your wand-goto selections-modify-expand by 2.
Go to image-add raster layer-open paper1 and paste into selection. Move this new layer under the frame.
 Open el24 and resize by 35%. Apply Mura Meister copies -encircle at default and place over the paper layer. change the blend mode to multiply. Click inside the circle banner and activate the paper layer. Right click and promote the layer. Apply Tramages-accelerating daisies. (if you want to animate this tag duplictae the promoted layer three times then add the tramages filter to each layer changing the rotation to 124 on one layer then 171 on the next and the last 234)
Resize el18 by 50% and place to the the top left, duplicate m,mirror and merge them together. Free rotate 5 degrees to the right. Click inside , expand by 2, add a new raster layer then paste paper 7 into selection. Apply Sandflower-Color Boosterz at default twice to the paper layer.
Add paper8 as the last layer and apply your mask.
Next we add the elements to the tag.
El 29 resized at 50%
El29b resized at 50% then 80
El6 placed as is behind the tube then duplicated it resized at 50% and applied Adjust-Brightness/contrast-brightness-92 and contrast set to 100.
El5 resized at 65% and free rotate it 5 to the left
El9 and El 14 resized at 50%
El4 and El7 at 65%
El2 at 25%
El11 by 80% mirrored and flipped
El9b resized at35% and placed behind the skull element
 Add your name and a thick gradient glow.
Place the artist URL, your license number and tag line.
Thanks for looking
BELOW is the animated version