Wednesday, November 15, 2017

FTU Tis The Season

This tut was written Nov 15th, 2017 for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Jennifer Janesko.
Tube is called "Tickled  it is 147-3"
You need a license to use this art work. Please do not use without a license.
 You can find this art at CDO store  HERE  

I used PSPX...but any of them should work.
Scrap Wintermint by Melissaz Creationz  HERE
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Mask Set_101_2  HERE
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Font of choice,  I used Christmas Day

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
Paste paper 2, apply your mask, delete, merge group.

Resize element 14 to 90%, paste to the left and up, duplicate, free rotate
to the right at 13 degrees, move to the right and down just a little,
erase the bottom frame that is showing in the top one.
Being on the top frame, merge down, click inside with your magic wand,
expand by 5, paste paper 4, invert, delete.

Paste your tube below the frames, duplicate, move above and erase
the parts outside the frame you don't want, duplicate again and move below
the left frame, erase any outside the frame.
Apply xero Radiance to the one on the left.

Paste element 18 at the bottom on the frame, being on the top layer,
duplicate, mirror.
Resize element 1 to 60%, paste on the frame on the left, duplicate, mirror.
Paste element 30, flip, paste at the top on the right on the string part of the
ornament, duplicate, mirror.

Resize element 26 to 75%, free rotate to the left at 20 degrees, paste at the
right below the left branch.
Paste element 8 on the branch on the left, erase the top part,
duplicate, mirror.

Resize element 13 to 60%, paste on top of the branches.
Resize element 22 to 60%, paste below the packages and up a bit, duplicate,
move above the packages and to the right.
Resize element 12 to 50%, paste at the bottom in front of the packages,
duplicate a couple of times, move where you like.

Paste element 2 on the mask layer, how you like, erase the ones you don't want,
duplicate a few times and move around, erasing the ones you don't want.
Flip element 11, paste under the branches on the bottom right, duplicate, mirror,
Resize element 21 to 75%, paste on the sign with the wordart.
Paste element 6 on the mask layer at the lower left, duplicate, mirror, flip.

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.


  1. Thanks for another great tut dear Shaz
    Keep coming back to your tuts
    Hope you like your tag, here :
    Hugs, Betsy E. from Norway, xx

  2. Beautiful tag Betsy, thank you very much, love your tube choice also, have this saved

    1. You're so welcome Shaz, so glad you liked it, thanks again for the