Friday, February 22, 2013

PTU - Once Upon A Princess

This tutorial was written by me on February 22nd, 2013 Please do not claim as your own. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental.

Mask Of Choice

Scrap Kit - PTU  scrap kit called "Once Upon A Time" By Anna's Attic
You can purchase the kit here

Font Of Choice

Tube Of Choice - Artwork Of VeryMany You must have the proper license to use this tube. You can visit PFD for this tube

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


Open New Canvas
I did can resize it at the end if you would like.

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 2
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 clipped to image > Merge



Open Frame1
Use your ellipse tool and make a circle on paper 5
Paste as new layer on frame1

Open These Elements and use the same dropshadow as above.

Jeweled Heart
Princess WordArt2
Sparkles 3

Open up your tube and place it in the middle
Now open your tube again and paste into frame1
Change mode to grain merge
Copy and paste

No dropshadow for this tag!!!

Now resize your tag to 600x600 if you would like.

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

Hope you enjoyed my tutorial. If you have done any of my tutorials, I would love to see your results.
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