Mask By Rachel Mask set 102 mask4 download it here
(These are optional, other filters and functions can make these effects)
Open a new canvas 650 by 650
We are gonna start building the tag from the top right down to the bottom left .. of some sort LOL
Reduce element 35 by 35% and place to the top right corner of the canvas
using your ruler and guide in PSP the top of the element should be at level 99 and to the right should measure 550. Guides and rulers is just for the first element placement only the rest will fall into place.
How to see your rulers and guides go to your menu and click views and check off rulers and guides. when the placement is done ,uncheck them both to continue
Place el49 right over it and apply Photo Effects-film and filters vivid
Mirror your tube, reduce by 50% and place over the element as shown on my tag, activate the element , invert selections and hit delete. Change the blend of the tube to Luminance(L) and opacity to 26
Reduce el 143 by50% , sharpen and place behind the two elements to the top right
Reduce el 55 by 25% and free rotate 25 to the right, duplicate,change the top blend to multiply,merge down then sharpen and place to the left of the elements
Add el 93 to the left behind them all and apply some sparkles. I used Xenofex2-constellations
Now to start building our cluster over the tube layer
Reduce el 91 by 50% and free rotate to 25 to the right then apply the film and filters vivid as before.
Reduce el 132 by 50% and place on top of the balloon at the mid range of the balloon's ribbons
Reduce the following flowers and foliage:
101,109 and 111 reduced by 25%
100 by 30%
112by 15% then duplicate and reduce by 80%
Reduce el 88 by 50% and place to the right under the ribbon layer
Repeat with frame 9 and free rotate it 10 to the left
Reduce paper 26 by 50% place under the frame , click inside the frame , expand the selections by 2, invert and hit delete. Place the tube over the paper layer then hit delete.
Apply Xero Greyscale to the tube layer then apply Film and filters vivid
Reduce el 115 by 50% and place to the left under the frame layer, duplicate,mirror and flip
Reduce el 139 by 50% and place under the fern layer to the bottom left, duplicate and move to the top right
Reduce el64 by 50% and place in the center
and reduce el 148 by 50% and place to the bottom right
Add paper 18 and move it up so mostly the black design is seen and apply your mask
I used two gradients for the name, metal steel and for the outline brass
Add noise to the steel layer Gaussian , monchrome 37 and sharpen twice. Add an 2 pixel outline , flood fill in the brass then enhance the edges,merge down and drop shadow twice.
add your artist URL, CR and your license number
another version or variation adding the tube in front
Place paper22 and apply your mask, merge the group , duplicate and move one mask to the bottom right and the other to the bottom left
Place el 80 and 81 to the top center of the canvas
then reduce e; 61 by 50% ans place at the top right and bottom left of the canvas
Reduce frame 9 to 35% and place at the top right and bottom left of the canvas. Apply some sparkles. i used xenofex2 constellations ,duplicate your tube and go to selections- select all on your tub- go to load save selections use drop menu to find save selection to alpha channel then click ok, you can rename it if you like
The de select the tube and apply Xero pastellise at default
Go back to Selections-Load selections - load selection from alpha channel. you will see the matching ants around your tube, Go to modify, invert your selections then hit delete.. move the cropped tube under the frame nine areas to your liking, click inside the frames and expand your selection by 3 inverts elections and hit delete.
Reduce all ornaments ranging from 15%-25%
Reduce el 36 and 38 by 35%
Reduce 82 by 50%
Reduce el52 by45% then free rotate it 15 to the left and enhance
Place el89 over the top erase any sparkle or flake in the tube's face edges
Add your name in black and apply eye candy chrome black latex, duplicate multiply then merge down and enhance edges apply a white gradient glow and a dark blur drop shadow
Add the artist URL, CR your license number and your tag line'
Mask by Rachel mask set 101 mask 4 download it here
Font- Bu Glenda
Mura Miester Copies
Eye Candy Gradient glow
Open a new canvas 650 by 650
Reduce your tube by 55%
We are gonna build the elements around the tube then add the big stiff later.
Place el 69 behind the tube at the base of her legs
Behind this layer reduce el81 by 75% then add some sparkles reduced by 50% twice using el90
Reduce el6 by 40% and place above the tree layer to the left
Reduce el 12 the same size and free rotate it 20 to the left , place behind the tree layered to the left
Reduce el 13 by 30% and place at the base of the tube's knee
Reduce 27,30,36 and 42 by 25% and place to the right of the tube
Reduce 26 by 50% and 6 by 35%
Place el 15 aS The laste layer
reduce the closeup tube bu 505 then mirror and place over the cookie layer.
Using your freehand selection tool select the inside portion of the cookie under the white icing part
Apply Xero Emphasis and select the green in her eyes, free hand select the eyes and promote the layer, change the blend to the close up to tube to Luminance (L) opacity at 55%
lower the promoted eyes to 33 %
reduce el40 by 25% and place t the top right side if the cookie
Place el 19twice to make a flooring for the tag
Reduce el 70 by 25% and move to the center of the canvas, then apply Mura Mieter copies - encircle at these setting:
Duplicate it move one to the top right and the other to the bottom left
Reduce frame 1 by 65% , duplicate and change the blend to multiply
Add paper4 then apply your mask
add some snowflakes with el91
Add your name , artist URL, CR and your license number..
How to add your name to a curve
I am using PSP X2
have your font set the the size and type you wanna use.
Create elliptical shape the side you want, do not convert to raster, activate your text tool and hover the arrow to the edge of the circle your should see and arc and the letter a, start typing your name. You can move where the name is by using your move tool once happy in your layers palette, close the layer with the circle then convert to raster and apply your gradient glow
Reduce frame 2 by 50% then free rotate it 10 to the right
Reduce frame 5 by 65% and place behind the first frame
Click inside the first frame,expand the selections by 3, add a new raster layer then copy/paste paper18 into the selections
Repeat with the second frame using paper instead
Then duplicate the paper 12 and apply Effects-3D effects -cutout at these settings:
Place the tube again and mirror ir. move it to the bottom edge of the second frame then activate the frame, invert selections and hit delete on the tube layer, duplicate the tube and apply Gaussian blur at 5 on the top tube and change the blend to screen the bottom tube change the blend to Luminance and lower the opacity to 38.
Activate the bottom tube, invert selections and hit delete on the top tube. this is to erase the blur overhang.
Place element 78 behind the tube layer.
The rest of the elements are reduced as follows:
12%- el 3
30%-el 67, 71,82
35% -el 65,68
36&- el 54
40%- el 29,56,80
50% el 57,66,73
Select the clock element and add a new raster layer, modify then selection borders, flood fill in a gold gradient
Add paper 20 and apply your mask
using a linear gradient type your name out using two colors from the kit. I used these two colors
#257b95 and #85d6de
Convert to raster then duplicate and apply Eye candy Icicles at these settings:
setting- medium sheet of shiny ice
then place the sheet of ice name under the gradient name, set the gradient name blend to overlay/
Free hand select the top window of the house and apply Xenofex2- Cracks( Play around with the settings my electric went out and i lost the settings.)
Then apply Eye candy 4- Corona setting to ion cloud and reduce the Glow width to your liking.
Reduce el 8 and 34 by 25%
the rest used by 50%
Free rotate the knife 25 degrees to the right and place over the paw of the cat.
Free hand select the paw ans promote the layer. Erase everything on the promoted part that is not the top paw ans arm.
Place elements 8 and 34 over the pumpkin layer and change the blend to el 8 to burn and apply EFFECTS- 3D EFFECTS- CUTOUT at these settings to el 34
Duplicate the ghost element to make the fog and apply GAUSSIAN BLUR at 11 then apply Mura Meister Copies setting to Glob. Make sure your element is in the middle of your canvas when you apply so you will have no edges cut off. Duplicate flip and place on the left and right of the canvas.
Add your name in a color from the kit, then apply a gradient glow in black