Wednesday, September 27, 2017

The White Owl

White Owl by Verymany found here
 Gypsy Afternoon 
 Pink Paradox productions kit found here

Mask Miz 144
Font- Plumage

Canvas 700 by 700
 Tube 35%
Frames 1&2 by 65%
Paper 2- frame background
 Paper 10- used with the mask
Cluster elements:
88-50% flipped
86-50% duplicated and flipped
87-20% center of the bow
102-50% under the bow
100-50% on the right side of the tag
 Add your name, artist URL, CR and your license number

Thursday, September 21, 2017


 Bride 2 by Verymany 
One day sale found here

Kit Pink Paradox Productions
Unique Fall Bride found here

Font Wedding Bliss
 Mask MIZ mask 133

 Canvas 700 by 700
 Tube 35%
30%-78, 42, 10
 Add paper 27 and apply your mask

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Majestic Deer

Deer by Verymany found here
Naturally Quiet by Pink Paradox Productions found here
Font Spiralax
Mask by Rachel found here

Canvas 700 by 700
 Tube 35%
Make an oval using the pre- set tool
Copy and paste the paper of choice into selections
 Duplicate it on the bottom image select all, modify, selection borders 4 then apply Eye Candy Impact 5 glass with the outside selection checked. Adjust the width so it wont be at the edge of the canvas.
On the top image duplicate it twice. On the top apply  3d effects -cutout: settings -1,-6,70,11.59
 the next image 1,6 70, 11.59 merge them and duplicate to darken.
Make your clusters,:
Butterfly reduced by 15%
Bird and dragonflies by 20%
 flowers and leaves 25%
 branch by 45%
leaf frame by 65%
Add paper of choice and apply your mask.
All items were treated with  Photo effects vivid twice
 Add your name, artist URL, CR and your license number

Friday, September 15, 2017


 Cardinal by Kajenna found here
FTU supplies:
Template- Elegant Inspirations template 209 found here
Mask- Rachel Aug 2017 mask 2 found here
Scrapkit- Autumn's embrace by Mizteeque found here
Font- Slopes found here

 Open the template ,crop and reduce it to 700 pixels on it's longest side
Reduce the tube by 35% 
Close the CR layer on the template.
 We are going to copy and paste papers into the layers, replace some with elements and color the rest.
Color Pick the brown from your tube and using your color changing tool flood fill all the brown layers with the new brown color.
Add noise to the arrow layers when done.
 Add el 41 and reduce to fit the circumference of cream circle 2. i think i reduced it about 45 - 50%
Delete brown dotted 5 and cream circle 2
Copy paper 8 and paste into selections of all of the blue layers of the template
 Flood fill white dotted 12 in a red from the tube
Copy paper 11 and place in all the green layers of the template
 Flood fill white dotted 10 in the yellow from the tube( mine came of a little green, not sure why but it works for me )
 Add paper 7 to all the cream colored layers
 Over cream circle 1 place the tube and change the blend to hard light. lower the opacity to 50
Reduce el 39 to fit over brown squares 2 layer. I reduced it about 30%
 Time to add some elements to the tag.
Reduce el52 by 30%
 26 by 50%
 32 by 40%
 31 and 12 by 25%
29 by 15
36 by 65% then apply Mura Meister copies -encircle move to the last layer
Add el2 and reduce by 65%, Add noise and move to the last layer
 Add paper 10 and reduce by 65% apply your mask.
 Drop shadow elements and tube, all dotted layers and the last layer of the different shapes of the template.
 To make the forum tag below I hit Shift D to copy the entire 
On one copy i reduced the main tube by 65% and moved him over the center rectangle..
Closed off all the circle layers, arrows and corresponding dotted layers. Merged the square layers,selected one of then promoted the layer and deleted on the original. then i  moved it down.
 All elements I reduced by 80 and adjusted.  Reduce the merged mask by 65% and place it to the left, duplicate mirror and flip.
Then cropped my tag
To make the Avatar tag below I hit Shift D to copy the  forum entire 
 Closed all layers except the center rectangle ones and the tube of course.
 Merge All Tags and  apply Photo effects vivid.
 Add your name, artist URL, CR and your license number

Wednesday, September 13, 2017


Panda by Kajenna found here

Filters and plugins:
Mura Meister Copies
 Toadies- Blast em
Eye Candy -Perspective Shadow
VM Distortion- Mosaic Ripple
Filters Unlimited 2- Round edges

 Canvas 700 by 700
Tube reduced by 35%
Draw a circle using your preset shapes tool with a 2 pixel outline and center null.
Flood Fill with a gold gradient and apply an inner bevel.
Duplicate the tube and apply Mura Mesiter Copies Wallpaper Perspective at default
Duplicate this layer and on the top layer apply  VM Distortion- Mosaic Ripple- size 22 amount 176.
Enhance edges  then click the circle, expand your selections by 2, invert selections and hit delete on the layer with the mosaic distortion.
Apply Edges Round #4. Duplicate this layer then apply Toadies blast em
 On your main tube-
 Apply Perspective shadow- I used Eye Candy 5 Impact- settings:
Drop shadow low
Duplicate your gold circle and apply the perspective shadow.
 Add your name, artist URL, CR and your license number

Echoes Of Fall

 Virginia by Verymany  found here
 Oscar by Verymany found here
 Fall beauty's Echo by Pink Paradox Productions found here
 Font - Zentiges
 Mask- Gemsmask 200

 Canvas 700 by 700
Tube 65%
dog tube-30%
Frame 4 - 65%
Add paper16 into selections of the inside of the frame then enhance edges
Reduce the tree by 50% and place behind the frame layer
Make a small cluster on top of the right upper part of the frame:
Reduce the flowers by 25%
the peacock feather by 30%
butterfly by 15%
 and rotate el 57 90 to the right and reduce by 30%
 Reduce the pumpkins by 35%
 the vines by 65%
 Add paper 11 and apply your mask
 Apply Photo effects to both tubes in the setting vivid at default
 Add your name, artist URL, CR an your license  number

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Winded Rose

Windy Weather by Verymany found here
Sweetie by Verymany found here
Delicate Autumn By pink Paradox Productions
 found here

 Font- Zither Script
Mura Meister Copies
CEA Preset shape #24
Blog post is here
scroll all the way down to download the 180 shapes
dll is here

Canvas 700 x 700
Tube 50%
Cat tube by 25%
Using preset shape CEA #24 make a slanted rectangle and convert into raster.
 Duplicate and mirror ,move up to the top edge of the first shape, duplicate the fir shape and move above the mirrored one. Merge them all down and copy/paste paper into selection.
Duplicate this layer three times. On the top duplicate apply 3d effects cutout
1,6,70,11.59 black. The next duplicate add cutout at 1,-6,70,11.59 black
Then the next apply an inner bevel and the last apply your drop shadow
plae el 93 and free rotate it 30 degrees to the right. move to match the angled edges of your shape. erase any part hanging pass the shapes edges. Place this element around the edges of the shape until filled.
Reduce el 74 by 30% and place by the cat, duplicate and rotate 30 degrees to the right and place around the shape to fill in any gaps.
Reduce el 85 and 94 by 15% and place around to decorate. Add el 122 reduced by 25% behind the large rose.
Reduce the tree by 50% and the rock by 25%.
 Add a butterfly and reduce by 20% and apply Mura Meister copies.
Using the setting-preset menu seamless:
Add el 67 mirrored to the right, duplicate flip and mirror back to the left
 Add your name and apply an inner bevel
 Add the artist URL, CR and your license number

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

General Store

Mini Pig by Verymany found here
Pink Paradox Productions Kit  Simple Autumn found here
Fonts Kristen for the  sign
pancake slims for the name

Mask set 155 mask 4 by Rachel found here
 Canvas 700 by 700
25%-35,46(erase bottom half of sign),48
 Add paper 6 and apply your mask
Add the tube above the paper layer, mirror and reduce by 50%.
Change blend to soft light
Using the Kirsten font  type"Store"convert to raster then apply 3d effects cutout
Add the tube again reduced by 30 then 50%
Change the blend to Luminance
Add your name artist URL, CR and your license number