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Saturday, December 8, 2012

PTU - Santa's Little North Pole Helper


This tutorial was written by me on December 8th, 2012. Please do not claim as your own. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental.
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Mask Of Choice

Scrap Kit - PTU Scrap Kit by Tiffany and Sweet Addictionz Scraps
You may purchase the kit here

You can visit Tiffanys blog here

Font Of Choice

Tube Of Choice - I used the artwork of Ismael Rac. Please make sure you have the proper license to use his work. You can find this tube and many others here.

Program - Gimp 2.6..but any program will do.

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Open New Canvas
I did 800x800.you can resize it at the end

Open Mask
Right click on your layers
Go down to alpha by selection
Edit > fill w/ BG color - Make sure color is #FFFFFF

Open Paper 7
Right click on your layers
Click add layer mask
Then a window will pop up
then click black (full transparency)
Then click add
Edit > Copy
Edit > Paste
On Layers > click on floating selection
Then right click on layers
scroll down to anchor layer
Delete first layer!!!

You should have a mask..then a black square next to it on your layers.
Image > Merge Visible Layers
Box should pop up..click clipped to image > Merge

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Ready...
Set...
Go...

Open Frame2
Now open Paper2
Use your ellipse tool and make a circle on paper2
Copy
Paste as new layer.

Open These Elements and use the same dropshadow as above.

Element25
Element21
Element5 ( you can find this element here )
Element40
Element22
Element43
Element38
Element9
Element13 ( you can find this element here )
Element6

Open up your tube and place it in the middle.

Now dropshadow your elements with these settings.

Filters, Light And Shadows...DropShadow
Offset X - 9
Offset Y - 9
Blur Radius - 15
Opacity - 80
Color - #000000
Allow Resizing

Now resize your tag to 600x600

When you are happy with your tag..
Add Copyright!!
Add Name!!
Merge All Layers!
Save!
Enjoy!!

Hope you enjoyed my tutorial. If you have done any of my tutorials, I would love to see your results.
You may send them to brysonsmommy2009@gmail.com


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1 comment:

  1. Thanks for another awesome tutorial! Love it !

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