Sunday, January 17, 2021

Hearts Old School FTU Tutorial

 


This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.

 

 

 

I am using the artwork of SybileArt. You need a license to use this tube. You can purchase this tube at CDO

RD_Mask939 by Rachel Designs found HERE

Trinkets JL(Border Element) H

Wmvalentine1 font used for the hearts found at Dafont

 

 

 

 

Open new image 600x350

 

Pick a dark color to place in the foreground

 

Pick a light color to place in the background

 

Floodfill your image with your light background color

 

Effects, Texture Effects, Blinds settings of



 

Effects, Reflection Effects, Pattern settings of



Change background to white

 

Layers, new raster layer on your image

 

Floodfill with white

 

Layers, Load/save mask, load mask from disk, settings:

 

RD_Mask939

Source Luminance

Fit To Canvas

Invert Transparency NOT Checked

Hide All Mask

 

Layers, Merge, merge Group

 

Change blend mode to Luminance(Legacy)


Change opacity to 54

 

Change the background color back to your light color

 

Select your Preset shape tool

 

Pick Trinkets JL (Border Element) H



Move to the middle of the image and pull over and down. Make sure that you can't see the line of the preset shape at the top and bottom. I pulled up at top and pulled down at the bottom


Objects, Align, Center in Canvas

 

Layers, convert to Raster Layer

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:



Make sure you select the flood fill tool

 

Layers, new raster layer

 

Selections, Select All, Selections, Modify, Contract 5, Selections, Invert

 

Floodfill with your dark foreground color

 

Selections, Select None

 

Adjust, Add/Remove Noise with the settings:




Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Edit, copy Tube

 

Move below the border you just added so that it is above the Preset shape

 

Image, resize to fit your tag. My tube is big so I had to resize 45% to get it to fit in the tag

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow Same settings

 

Layers, Duplicate

 

Change the blend mode to Soft Light

 

Layers, Merge, Merge Down

 

Select Your Font tool. Select the wmvalentine1 font. I chose the letter j for this tag.  I have the size set at 125. But use the font size you want with the font you use

 

This font works only with small letters. So I used the small j not J

 

Place on the right side of the tag

 

Move how you want on the side

 

Layers, convert to raster layer

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Layers, Duplicate

 

Image, Mirror

 

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

 

Add your name to the tag

 

Save as PNG


A couple other examples of the tags I made while playing around with this..





Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Time For Love PTU Tutorial

 

This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.

 

 

 

I am using the artwork of Jennifer Janesko. You need a license to use this tube. You can purchase this tube at CDO

 

I am using the PTU Kit IB Jennifer Janesko 134-3 by Wicked Princess Scraps.  This kit is sold at CDO 


 

 

 

 

Open new image 700 x 700

 

Edit, copy Frame 2

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer


Image, Flip

 

With your magic wand click inside of the frame

 

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

 

Edit, copy Paper 1

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

 

Selections, Invert

 

Edit, clear

 

Selections, Select None

 

Select Raster 2

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:

Vertical : 2

Horizontal: 2

Opacity: 65

Blur: 5

Color: Black

Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

 

Edit, copy Flower 2

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 70%

 

Move to the bottom of the frame

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Select Raster 2

 

Edit, copy Border

 

Edit, paste, paste as  new layer

 

Move down the frame. I moved mine down til you could not see the bottom and side edges. I lined the bottom of it up with the top lip of the bottom of the frame. It is hidden behind the flowers

 

Image, resize 50%

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Tube

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Layers, arrange bring to top

 

Image, resize 80%

 

Move to the left side. I moved mine around til the tubes hand is resting on the bottom of the frame

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Select Raster 2

 

Edit, copy Clock

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 40%

 

Move down so that part of the clock is behind the border. But you want to see most of the clock

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Wordart

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

 

Move to the left. Move so you can see some of the words on the left of the frame

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Layers, Duplicate

 

Move the Duplicate to the right and move so you can see some of the words on that side of the frame

 

Edit, copy Cup

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Layers, arrange, bring to top

 

Image, resize 40%

 

Move to the right side and move down to the bottom right some. It will cover some of one of the flowers

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Edit, copy Glass

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 30%


Layers, arrange, bring to top

 

Move to place in front of the tubes hand

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Bottle 2

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 30%


Move to the right side of the glass and move behind the glass on the right side

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Select Raster 2

 

Edit, copy Flower 4

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 60%

 

Move to the bottom left of the frame placing so the flower is under the tubes hand

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings


Select Raster 2

 

Edit, copy Note

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 60%

 

Move to the bottom right of the frame. Move over so you can see the card and the cookies

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings


Select Raster 2

 

Edit, copy Flower 2

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, Flip

 

Image, Mirror

 

Image, resize 60%

 

Move to the top left of the frame

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Layers, Duplicate

 

Image, Mirror

 

Move these around til you have them the way you want

 

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

 

Add your name to the tag

 

Save as PNG

Friday, January 8, 2021

Morning Coffee PTU Tutorial

 

This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.

 

 

 

I am using the artwork of Verymany. You need a license to use this tube. You can purchase this tube at their store HERE

 

I am using the PTU Kit Cup O' Comfort by Wicked Princess Scraps.  This kit is sold at her store HERE 


 

 

 

 

Open new image 700 x 700

 

Edit, copy Frame 8

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 80%

 

With your magic wand click inside of the frame

 

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

 

Edit, copy Paper 2

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

 

Selections, Invert

 

Edit, clear

 

Selections, Select None

 

Select Raster 2

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:

Vertical : 2

Horizontal: 2

Opacity: 65

Blur: 5

Color: Black

Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

 

Edit, copy Frame 10

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

 

Image, resize 80%

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Frame 11

 

Edit, paste, paste as  new layer

 

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

 

Image, resize 95%

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Select Raster 2

 

Edit, copy Rug

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 85%

 

Move to the bottom of the frame

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Edit, copy Chair

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 60%

 

Move to sit on the rug. I did not move it all the way down the rug but placed it in the middle

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Tube

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Move to sit on the chair

 

Image, resize to fit your tag

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Box 3

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 40%

 

Move to the left side of the tag placing behind the chair and over so you can see it

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Edit, copy Note

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 30%

 

Move to place on the top of the box on the left

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Lamp 3

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 60%


Move behind the chair placing on the rug

 

Move to the left and it will be behind the box some

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Cat

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 45%

 

Move to the left side of the tag. Behind the chair and in front of the box and note

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Edit, copy Flower 24

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, Mirror

 

Image, resize 40%

 

Move to the right side of the frame behind the chair but on the rug

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Cup 4

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 40%

 

Move to the right side of the tag placing so it is close to the vase on the right side

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Select Raster 2


Edit, copy Clock 2

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 40%

 

Move to the top right of the frame

 

Image, rotate, free rotate, left 20

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Select Raster 2

 

Edit, copy Cluster

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, rotate, free rotate, left 90

 

Image, resize 50%

 

Move to the left placing on the frame. Move around til you have it placed the way you want

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Cup 2

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 30%

 

Move to place in front of the chair leg on the right of the chair

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Treat

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 30%

 

Move to the right and place in front of the cup of coffee. I moved it to place some what on the right of the cup

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Edit, copy Dog

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Layers, arrange, bring to top

 

Image, resize 30%

 

Move to the left side of the chair placing in front of the chair leg

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Edit, copy Book

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 40%

 

Move to place on the rug in front of the chair and behind the cup of coffee

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

 

Add your name to the tag

 

Save as PNG

Tuesday, December 22, 2020

Christmas Time PTU Tutorial

 

This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.

 

 

 

I am using the artwork of Pinuptoons. You need a license to use this tube. You can purchase this tube at CDO

 

I am using the PTU Kit IB Pinuptoons 270-3 by Wicked Princess Scraps.  This kit is sold at CDO 


 

 

 

 

Open new image 700 x 700

 

Edit, copy Frame 1

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 80%

 

Image, rotate, free rotate, left 90

 

With your magic wand click inside of the frame

 

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

 

Edit, copy Paper 6

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

 

Selections, Invert

 

Edit, clear

 

Edit, copy Snowflake

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Edit, clear

 

Selections, Select None

 

Select Raster 2

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:

Vertical : 2

Horizontal: 2

Opacity: 65

Blur: 5

Color: Black

Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

 

Edit, copy Tree

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Move to the left side of the frame

 

Image, resize 70%

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Tube

 

Edit, paste, paste as  new layer

 

Image, mirror

 

Image, resize 65%

 

Move to the side of the tree so it looks to be like the tube is hanging the ornament in its hand on the tree

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Select Raster 2

 

Edit, copy Rug

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Move to the bottom of frame. Keep moving so that you can see it in front of tree and tube

 

Image, resize 75%

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Gift 2

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 30%

 

Move to the left side of the tree

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Edit, copy Gift

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 30%

 

Move to the right side of the previous gift and move behind it and over some

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Stocking

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 30%

 

Place to the left placing behind the gifts but in front of the tree

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Edit, copy Bag

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 40%

 

Move io place in front of the tree and behind the gifts. This will be on the right side of the tree

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Fireplace

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 50%


Move down so it is sitting on the rug

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Lantern

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 30%

 

Move to place on the right side of the fireplace

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Edit, copy Ornament

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 30%

 

Place in front of the fireplace and behind the lantern

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Cat

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Layers, arrange, bring to top

 

Image, resize 30%

 

Place to the side of the tube so it looks to be rubbing on the tubes leg

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings


Edit, copy Nutcracker

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 30%

 

Move to the left placing in front of the gifts

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Select raster 2

 

Edit, copy Candy

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 30%

 

Move to the top right of the frame

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

 

Add your name to the tag

 

Save as PNG

Saturday, December 19, 2020

Shopping For The Big Day PTU Tutorial

 

This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.

 

 

 

The tube I am using as the main image in this tut is included in the kit. It was to cute not to put to use

 

I am using the PTU Underneath The Tree by Sweet Cravings Scraps.  You can buy the kit at Mystical Scraps & All That Glitterz 


 

 

 

 

 

Open new image 700 x 700

 

Edit, copy Frame 2

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 70%

 

With your magic wand click inside of the frame

 

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

 

Edit, copy Paper 8

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

 

Selections, Invert

 

Edit, clear

 

Select Snowflakes

 

Image, rotate, free rotate, right 90

 

Edit, copy Snowflakes

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 70%

 

Edit, clear

 

Selections, Select None

 

Select Raster 2

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:

Vertical : 2

Horizontal: 2

Opacity: 50

Blur: 6

Color: Black

Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

 

Edit, copy Snowmound

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 65%

 

Move to the bottom of the frame

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Edit, copy Tree

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 65%

 

Move to the left side of the frame

 

Effects, 3D effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Edit, copy Gift 1

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 30%

 

Move to the left and place in front of the tree and to the left some

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Gift 2

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 30%

 

Move to the right side of the Gift 1 and place this element behind it and to the right some

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

 

Edit, copy Gift 3

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 40%

 

Move to place in front of the tree and move to the far left. It will be behind and to the left of the other two gifts

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Setting

 

Edit, copy Girl 1

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Layers, arrange, bring to top

 

Image, resize 60%

 

Move toward the tree and gifts

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Edit, copy Santa

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, Mirror

 

Image, resize 30%

 

Move to the right and place the santa to look to be walking the opposite way of the girl. Yes he is smaller but I thought it was cute the way he is on the tag

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Edit, copy Reindeer

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, Mirror

 

Image, resize 40%

 

Move behind the girl tube and place in front of the tree and behind the gifts

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Gift 4

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 30%

 

Move to the right and place on the snow behind Santa

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Select Raster 2

 

Edit, copy Lights

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, Mirror

 

Move to the top right of the frame

 

Image, resize 30%

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

 

Add your name to the tag

 

Save as PNG

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

Magic of Christmas PTU Tutorial

 

This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.

 

 

 

I am using the artwork of Maryline Cazenave. You need a license to use this tube. You can buy the tube at CDO

 

I am using the PTU kit IB Maryline Cazenave December 2019bt  by Ladyhawwk Designs.  You can find this kit at CDO 


 

 

 

 

Open new image 700 x 700

 

Edit, copy Frame 2

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 75%

 

With your magic wand click inside of the frame

 

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

 

Edit, copy Paper 5

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

 

Selections, Invert

 

Edit, Clear

 

Edit, copy Ele 10

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Edit, clear

 

Selections, Select none

 

Select Raster 2

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:

Vertical : 2

Horizontal: 2

Opacity: 50

Blur: 6

Color: Black

Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

 

Edit, copy Frame 3

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

 

Image, rotate, free rotate, left 80

 

Image, resize 85%

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Tube

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Layers, arrange, bring to top

 

Image, resize 70%

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Select Raster 2

 

Edit, copy Ele 8

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 80%

 

Move to the right side of the frame

 

Effect, 3D effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Ele 4

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, Resize 60%

 

Move behind the tube and in front of the tree.. Part of the bag is going to be behind the tube

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Edit, copy Ele 3

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 60%

 

Move behind the tube and sack and move over toward the left so you can see the gifts behind the dog

 

Effects, 3D effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

 

Select Raster 2

 

Edit, copy Ele 12

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 70%

 

Move to the left placing behind the gifts and ornaments and close to the tube

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Select Raster 2

 

Edit, copy Ele 15

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 50%

 

Image, Mirror

 

Move to the left side of the frame. Move up toward the top but not all the way at the top of the frame

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Ele 28

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 60%

 

Image, Flip

 

Move to top and place between the two frame

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Ele 13

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 60%

 

Image, Mirror

 

Move to the right placing behind the tube and in front of the sack

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Edit, copy Ele 27

 

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

 

Image, resize 30%

 

Move to the left side of the frame, placing behind the ornaments and in front of the basket on the left

 

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

 

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

 

Add your name to the tag

 

Save as PNG