Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Simply Elegant 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 buy this tube at CDO

I am using the PTU Kit IB Jennifer Janesko 53-3 by Schnegge’s Scraps. This kit is sold at CDO




Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, copy Frame 01

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 03

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Selections, Invert

Edit, Clear

Edit, copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Place how you wish inside the frame

Selections, Select None

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : 2
Horizontal: 2
Opacity: 65
Blur: 5
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Element 08

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 85%

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Flip

Edit, Copy Element 05

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to the bottom right side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Element 18

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the bottom right of the frame placing behind the jars

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Element 11

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to place on the left side of the jars. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Element 15

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the top right of the frame

Image, resize 40%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Element 09

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the left side of the frame

Layers, arrange, send to bottom but move above the two elements you have at the bottom

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Element 21

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to the far right and place in front of the jars

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Element 04

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the top middle of the frame

3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Effects, 3D effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Element 06

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the bottom right and move over til you can see it

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 19, 2017

Dark 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 Cuddly Rigor Mortis.  You need a license to use this tube. You can buy this tube at CDO

I am using the PTU Kit Darker Xmas by Schnegge’s Scraps. This kit is sold at CDO




Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, copy Frame 03

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 04

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 Element 26

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Element 08

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to the left side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Edit, copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the bottom of the frame and over toward the tree some

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Element 21

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the bottom left and place in front of the tree on the left behind the tube

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Element 17

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move around til you place it the way you like

Image, resize 80%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Element 19

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the right side of the hill and place near the top. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Element 22

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the left and place in front of the tree and to the left. Placing behind the lump of coal

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Element 31

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the right and place in front of the hill but behind the snowman. Move over to the right some

3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Effects, 3D effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Element 18

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to the right and place at the bottom of the sign

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Element 07

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to the left and place on the left side of the coal

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

Monday, December 18, 2017

Christmas Nap 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 Sheena Pike. You need a license to use this tube.  You can purchase this tube at CDO

I am using the PTU kit IB Sheena Pike December 2017 by Ladyhawwk Designs. You can find this kit at CDO





Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, copy Frame 3

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 6

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: 50
Blur: 6
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Place on the front of the frame. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele 15

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the bottom of the tube

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Ele 17

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move behind the tube and to the left

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers. Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Ele 4

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left side of the frame

Image, resize 60%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele 21

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

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

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele 26

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, Mirror

Move to the left side of the frame

layers, arrange, send to bottom

Move down til it is behind the snow

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Ele 7

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 60%

Move to the right side and place on the snow

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele 5

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, rotate, free rotate, left 90

Image, resize 60%

Move to place in front of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the right and place behind the snowman and place on the snow

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele 10

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left side of the frame beside the tree

Image, resize 70%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Ele 30

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the top of the fence

Image, resize 40%

Move to the left side of the fence

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Ele 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 40%

Move to the left and place on the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Wordart

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the top of the tag in front of the garland on top of the fence

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

Sunday, December 17, 2017

Frosty Winter 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 Anna Liwanag. You need a license to use this tube. You can buy this tube at CDO

I am using the PTU kit Winter Frost by Tasha's Playground. You can find this kit at CDO




Open new image 600 x 600

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 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Selections, Invert

Edit, Clear

Edit, copy Icicles

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move up toward the top so they are under the frame

Edit, Clear

Edit, copy snowflakes

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 Tree 2

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 Tree

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to left and place on the right side of the tree..Put it in front if it some. See my tag for placement

Image, resize 60%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Fence

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move down to the bottom of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same settings

Edit, copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize to fit your tag

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to the bottom of the tag

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Edit, Copy Snowballs

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

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

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Snowman

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, Mirror

Image, resize 50%

Move to the left in front of the trees

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same settings

Edit, copy Wheel

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move behind the tube and over to the left in front of the trees

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow Same Settings

Edit, copy Sled

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right and place against the snowballs

Image, resize 60%

Image, rotate, free rotate, left 20

Effects,3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Glitter Cone

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Branch 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, rotate, free rotate, right 90

Move to the right side of the frame behind the glitter cone

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Lantern

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to place on the sled on the right to see like it is hanging from there

Image, resize 50%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Branch 3

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Image, Mirror

Move to the bottom in front of the sled and snowballs on the right

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Leaves 3

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the right in front of the fence and behind the sled

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

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Home For The Holidays 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 Anna Liwanag. You need a license to use this tube.  The tube can be purchased at CDO

I am using the PTU Kit Home For the Holidays  by Gimptastic Scraps . This kit is sold at CDO





Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, copy Frame 1

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 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Selections, Invert

Edit, Clear

Edit, copy Ele 49

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 Ele 50

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the right side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same setting

Edit, Copy Ele 30

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right in front of the tree

Image, resize 60%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Edit, copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize to fit your tag

Move to the right and sit on the sleigh

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele 52

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the right and place behind the tube and in front of the sleigh. Move it to the right so you can see the bag

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele 22

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Image, rotate, free rotate, left 90

Move to the left side of the frame

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Ele 37

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to place in front of the sleigh in the front but behind the tube some. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele 25

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the far right behind the sack and to the right some. Move up a little

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Ele 39

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Image, Flip

Move to the top of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele 6

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the top of the frame placing on the limb

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele 26

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the top of the frame and place on the limb beside the other bird

Image, Resize 40%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Ele 9

Edit, paste paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the bottom left of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Ele 5

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Image, rotate, free rotate, left 90

Move to the left side of the frame behind the snowmen

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele 20

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, Resize 70%

Move to the left and place behind the snowmen

Effects, 3D effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele 29

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, Mirror

Move behind the deer and to the right of it some. See my tag for placement

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 12, 2017

Merry & Bright 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 buy this tube at CDO

I am using the PTU Kit IB Jennifer Janesko 53-1 by Schnegge’s Scraps. This kit is sold at CDO




Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, copy Frame 01

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 03

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 Element 06

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%

Move to the left side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 75%

Move beside the tree and up some

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Edit, copy Element 20

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the bottom of the frame in front of the cut off legs of the tube

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Element 01

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Image, Mirror

Move to the bottom right of the frame. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Element 08

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left behind and over past the Christmas tree

Image, resize 80%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Element 07

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%

Move to the right side of the frame

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Element 16

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, Mirror

Image, resize 50%

Move to the top right of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Element 05

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to the right and place in front of the candles

3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Effects, 3D effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Element 03

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the right and place behind the pine cones and in front of the candle on the right

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Element 15

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move behind the left candle

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Element 04

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move down to place at the bottom of the tree in front of the packages

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

Monday, December 11, 2017

Deck The Hall 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. This tube is sold at CDO

I am using the kit Deck The Halls by Manipulated by Magik. You can buy this kit only at her store found HERE




Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, copy Frame 5

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 5

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

I move this paper down some so you could see the trees and snow

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Selections, Invert

Edit, Clear

Edit, copy Snowflakes and Sparkles

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 Tree

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%

Move to the left side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Snow

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the bottom of the frame and to the left some

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy String Lights

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the bottom of tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Move up some on the tree

Layers, Duplicate

Image, resize 70%

Move up more on the tree

Layers, Duplicate

Image, resize 70%

Move up toward the top of the tree

Edit, copy Bells On String

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Place on top of the lights at the bottom of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Move up to the next strand of lights

Layers, Duplicate

Move up to the next strand

Edit, copy Lamp Post

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the right side of the frame and place on the snow

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Sleigh

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Image, Mirror

Move to the right and place in front of the lamp Post

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same settings

Edit, copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize to fit your tag

Layers, arrange,bring to top

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Beaded Snowflake

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to place at the top of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Gift 1

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Place in front of the tree on the right side under the tubes foot

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Present

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Place to the left of the red package than move behind the red one some. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Gift 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the bottom left of the tree in front of the previous gift

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Snowman on Ice

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to the right side of the tag and place in front of the sleigh and over some to the right

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Hanging Baubles

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to near the top of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Move to the other side of the tree

Edit, copy Ornament 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Move down the tree and place on the right

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Move to the opposite side

Edit, copy Jewelled Bauble

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 10%

Move to the top right and place on the edge of a branch

Effects, 3D effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Move to the opposite side

Keep doing that til you have as many as you want on there

Edit, copy Sack

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the right and place in front of the sleigh placing it in the middle behind the snowman and ice

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Bells

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to the right and place on the lamp post. See my tag for placement

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

Sunday, December 10, 2017

Snowflakes 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. This tube is sold at their tube store HERE

I am using the kit Snowflake by Manipulated by Magik. You can buy this kit only at her store found HERE




Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, copy Frame 6

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, rotate, free rotate, right 90

Image, resize 70%

With your magic wand click inside of the frame

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

Edit, copy Paper 16

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

I move this paper down some so you could see the trees and snow

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Selections, Invert

Edit, Clear

Edit, copy Falling Snow

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 Tree

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the left side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Star

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to the top of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Snow

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the bottom of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize to fit your tag

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move down to sit on the snow and move toward the tree some

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Gift

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to place on the right side of the tree behind the tubes leg

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Packages

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the left and place behind the package and to the left some

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same settings

Edit, copy Package

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move behind the pink package and to the right some

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Light Post

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the right side of the frame and place on the snow

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Deer

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move the left behind the tube and in between the gifts on the left

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Snowman 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the right placing it in front of the lamp post

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Baubles

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the left and place in front of the packages but behind the tubes leg

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Berry Branch

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Jazmyne

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to the right and place in front of the tube. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Snow Cake

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the left and place behind the packages and in front of the tree…Move up just a little

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Steamy Drink

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to place in front of the knee of the tube. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Sweets Stocking

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 50%

Move to place on one of the berries of the tree to look like it is hanging from a berry

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Candy Cane 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the left and place behind the packages and to 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

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Cold As Ice 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 Vinegar. You need a license to use this tube.  The tube can be purchased at CDO

I am using the PTU Kit IB Vinegar 12-1  by Gimptastic Scraps . This kit is sold at CDO





Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, copy Element 20

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 3

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 Ele 18

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the left side of the frame and move up some

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same setting

Edit, Copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Edit, copy Ele 21

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the bottom left

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele 5

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Image, Mirror

Place behind the snowballs and in front of the tube

Move down so it will cover up the cut off of the tube. Move over to the right some

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers. Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Layers, Duplicate

Image, resize 70%

Image, Flip

Move down and place in between the two duplicates so it covers the cut off more

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Ele 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Place at the top of the window and move over to the right some

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Ele 4

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, Mirror

Image, resize 50%

Move to the top right of the frame beneath the snowy leaves

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 40%

Move to the and lay a little bit on the snowballs and move to the right a bit

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Move over the duplicate

Edit, copy Ele 3

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the right and place behind the pine cone but above the snow layers

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Ele 13

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right side in front of the window but behind everything

Image, resize 50%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Move up til it is above the tree but behind the tube

Edit, copy Ele 17

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the right behind the leaves on top but in front of the light blue berries

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Wordart

Edit, paste paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Layers, arrange,bring to top

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

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Christmas Time Is Here 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 buy this tube at CDO

I am using the PTU kit Christmas Time is Here by Sweet Cravings Scraps. You can buy the kit at Scraps and  TubesMystical Scraps and TKO Scraps





Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, copy Frame 5

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

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

Edit, copy Snow

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Edit, Clear

Edit, copy Snowfield

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move it down some

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 Tree

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the left side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Edit, Copy Gifts

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the left side of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Move duplicate to the opposite side

Edit, copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the left some placing tube to be sitting in front of the two sets of packages

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Mittens

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Move down to look like the tube is holding them in it’s hand

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Edit, Copy Santa

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the left side and place him on the bottom package to make him look to be standing on them

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Snowman

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Move down til it is sitting on the top of the snowfield

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Lights

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the top of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Reindeer

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, Mirror

Image, resize 40%

Move to the right side of the frame and move down some. Make it look like he is trying to get something out of the snowmans hand

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Polar Bear 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Move to stand on raster 2 in front of the snow to the right of the tree and presents

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Gingerbreadman

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Move to the left and place in front of the boxes behind the tube

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ornament 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Place on the tree where you want it to be

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ornament 3

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Place on the tree where you wish

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Stocking 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Move to the right side of the frame and make it look like it is hanging from the lights

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Candy Cane

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to place behind the tube and in front of the boxes on the right

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