Sunday, November 5, 2017

FTU Giving Thanks

This tut was written Nov 5th, 2017 for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Satina Grinn.
Tube is called "Hamster's assistant Santa"
I decided to use it for Thanksgiving
You need a license to use this art work. Please do not use without a license.
 You can find this art at PFD store  HERE  

I used PSPX...but any of them should work.
FTU Scrap Autumn Leaves by Crazy Cat Creations  HERE
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RD Mask 681  HERE
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Font of choice,  I used Hamster

Drop shadow is usually V-2 H-2 Black, 50, 5, use what you prefer.
Let's get started
*Remember to add your drop shadow as you go along*

Open a new image 800 x 800
Resize paper 3 to 85%, paste, apply your mask, delete, merge group.
Duplicate the mask, take your Pick tool, hold the shift key down and drag
one of the top squares down about 3/4 of the way, then the other side
until as flat as you want, move to the bottom.

Resize element 21 to 75%, click inside with your magic wand,
expand by 5, resize paper 9 to 65%, paste, invert, delete, select none.

Resize tube to 30%, paste on the right.

Resize element 23 to 20%, paste at the bottom.
Resize element 12 to 70%, paste at the top on the frame, give it a
medium gradient glow with this color #fcd790 or a color of choice.

Resize element 14 to 40%, paste to the left of the jam jar and below.
Resize element 31 to 25%, paste in front of the cider and jam bottles.
Resize element 16 to 25%, paste at the bottom being on the top layer.
Resize element 30 to 13%, paste at the upper right above the wordart, duplicate,
Resize element 13 to 8%, free rotate to the left at 90 degrees, paste at
the bottom in front of the pumpkin, duplicate, move over a bit.
Resize element 36 to 25%, paste on the left above the pumpkin layer.
Resize element 29 to 255, paste at the lower right in front of the
Resize element 33 to 25%, paste below the jam jar behind the other
Take your magic wand, click on the brown of the apply cider,
the orange band on the hat, the frame and the pie crust, add noise at 25%.
Resize element 37 to 25%, paste under the bow at the upper left,
duplicate, mirror.
Resize element 20 to 15%, paste below the squirrel on the left, duplicate,
mirror, move out behind the hamster.
Resize element 19 to 15%, paste at the bottom above the hat and pie layer.

Add any other elements that you would like, make it your own.

Once happy with your tag,  close off any background if used, crop your tag to make
sure there are no stray edges, resize first, then
add your copyrights and name.

That's it
Hope you enjoyed doing my tut.