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Saturday, August 31, 2013

September Sale At BerryApplicious

I was chosen to be designer of the month over at Berryapplicious. To celebrate, all my kits are 65% off for the whole month of september. You can visit my part of the store here


Wednesday, August 28, 2013

PTU - Santa Muerte

This tutorial was written by me on August 28th, 2013. 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 called Santa Muerte By Devilish Dezines
You can purchase the kit here

Font Of Choice 

Tube Of Choice - Artwork by Jasmine Becket-Griffith. You must have the proper license from CDO to use this tube.

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

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Open New Canvas
I did 650x650.you 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 6
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
Open Paper3 and use your rectangle tool and make a circle on paper3
Copy/Paste
Place in Frame2

Open These Elements and use the same dropshadow as above and resize to your liking!!!

Element1 (duplicate and flip)
Element27
Element41
Element55
Element68
Element76
Element77
Element89

Add your tube. 

Now dropshadow your elements with these settings.

Filters, Light And Shadows...DropShadow
Offset X - 9
Offset Y - 9
Blur Radius - 15
Opacity - 75
Color - #000000
Allow Resizing

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

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

Hope you enjoyed my tutorial. 

PTU - Sweet Lavender Dreams


 This tutorial was written by me on August 28th, 2013. 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 called Sweet Lavender Dreams By Black Widow Creationz
You can purchase the kit here

Font Of Choice 

Tube Of Choice - Artwork by Keith Garvey. You must have the proper license to use this tube.

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

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Open New Canvas
I did 650x650.you 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 9
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 Ele15
Open Paper10 and use your ellipse tool and make a circle on paper10
Copy/Paste
Place in Ele15

Open These Elements and use the same dropshadow as above and resize to your liking!!!

El12
El29 (duplicate 1x)
El3
El30
El33
El37
El40 (duplicate 1x)
El8 (place behind your frame and duplicate until you make a circle around your main frame)
El9

Now dropshadow your elements with these settings.

Filters, Light And Shadows...DropShadow
Offset X - 9
Offset Y - 9
Blur Radius - 15
Opacity - 77
Color - #000000
Allow Resizing

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

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

Hope you enjoyed my tutorial. 

Monday, August 26, 2013

PTU - Dirait On

This tutorial was written by me on August 26th, 2013. 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 called Dirait- On by Abstract Creations
You can purchase the kit here

Font Of Choice 

Tube Of Choice - Artwork by Pin Up Toons. You must obtain a license from CDO to use this tube.

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

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Open New Canvas
I did 650x650.you 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 4
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
Open Paper2 and use your ellipse tool and make a circle on paper2
Copy/Paste
Place in Frame2

Open These Elements and use the same dropshadow as above and resize to your liking!!!

E12
E19
E2
E20
E22
E25
E26
E3
E8

Now open up your tube.

Now dropshadow your elements with these settings.

Filters, Light And Shadows...DropShadow
Offset X - 9
Offset Y - 9
Blur Radius - 15
Opacity - 77
Color - #000000
Allow Resizing

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

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

Hope you enjoyed my tutorial. 

Thursday, August 22, 2013

FTU - Amazing Autumn


This tutorial was written by me on August 22nd, 2013. 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 - FTU scrap kit called Amazing Autumn By Gimptastic Scraps
You can download the tagger size here

Font Of Choice 

Tube Of Choice - Artwork by Alex Prihodko. You must obtain a license from PFD to use this tube.

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

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Open New Canvas
I did 650x650.you 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 1
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 Frame1
Open Paper5 and use your ractangle tool and make a square on paper5
Copy/Paste
Place in Frame1

Open These Elements and use the same dropshadow as above and resize to your liking!!!

Basket
Books
Flower3
Flower5
Gnome
Ladder
Lantern
Nut
Squrriel 
Suitcase
Tree

Add your tube. 

Now dropshadow your elements with these settings.

Filters, Light And Shadows...DropShadow
Offset X - 9
Offset Y - 9
Blur Radius - 15
Opacity - 77
Color - #000000
Allow Resizing

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

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

Hope you enjoyed my tutorial. 

FTU - Fall Galore

This tutorial was written by me on August 22nd, 2013. 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 - FTU scrap kit called Fall Galore By A Space Between
You can download the tagger size here

Font Of Choice 

Tube Of Choice - Artwork by Alex Prihodko. You must obtain a license from PFD to use this tube.

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

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Open New Canvas
I did 650x650.you 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 3
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 Element54
Open Paper4 and use your ractangle tool and make a square on paper4
Copy/Paste
Place in Element54

Open These Elements and use the same dropshadow as above and resize to your liking!!!

Element57
Element51
Element47
Element42
Element35 (duplicate 1x)
Element20
Element18
Element8
Element

Add your tube. 

Now dropshadow your elements with these settings.

Filters, Light And Shadows...DropShadow
Offset X - 9
Offset Y - 9
Blur Radius - 15
Opacity - 70
Color - #000000
Allow Resizing

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

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

Hope you enjoyed my tutorial. 

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

FTU - School Days

This tutorial was written by me on August 21st, 2013. 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 - FTU scrap kit called Lil Boy First Day By Black Widow Creationz
You can download the kit here

Font Of Choice 

Tube Of Choice - Artwork by Alex Prihodko. You must have the proper license from PFD to use this tube.

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

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Open New Canvas
I did 650x650.you 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 up..click clipped to image > Merge

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

Open These Elements and use the same dropshadow as above and resize to your liking!!!

El12
EL1
EL16
EL18
EL20
EL21
EL22
EL3
EL4
EL8

Now dropshadow your elements with these settings.

Filters, Light And Shadows...DropShadow
Offset X - 9
Offset Y - 9
Blur Radius - 15
Opacity - 77
Color - #000000
Allow Resizing

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

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

Hope you enjoyed my tutorial. 

Monday, August 19, 2013

PTU - Blue Lace

This tutorial was written by me on August 19th, 2013. 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 called Blue Lace by Devilish Dezines
You can purchase the kit here

Font Of Choice 

Tube Of Choice - Artwork by Verymany. You must obtain a license from PFD to use this tube.

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

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Open New Canvas
I did 650x650.you 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 up..click clipped to image > Merge

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

Open Frame3
Open Paper3 and use your ellipse tool and make a circle on paper3
Copy/Paste
Place in Frame3

Open These Elements and use the same dropshadow as above and resize to your liking!!!

Element1
Element33
Element41
Element46
Element107
Element117
Element79
Element87
Element88
Element90
Element97
Element98

Now dropshadow your elements with these settings.

Filters, Light And Shadows...DropShadow
Offset X - 9
Offset Y - 9
Blur Radius - 15
Opacity - 77
Color - #000000
Allow Resizing

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

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

Hope you enjoyed my tutorial. 

Sunday, August 18, 2013

PTU - A Day Of Harvest


This tutorial was written by me on August 18th, 2013. 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 called A Day Of Harvest By Jackie's Jewels
You can purchase the kit here

Font Of Choice 

Tube Of Choice - Artwork by Alex Prihodko. You must have a license from PFD to use this tube.

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

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Open New Canvas
I did 650x650.you 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 12
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 Frame3
Open Paper5 and use your ractangle tool and make a square on paper5
Copy/Paste
Place in Frame3

Open These Elements and use the same dropshadow as above and resize to your liking!!!

Apples
Basket Of Shrooms
Bird
Branch2 (duplicate 1x and flip, place to the right of your frame)
Cart1
ChickenWire
Corn Stalk Bunch 
FallScatter
GrassPatch
Hay
PumpkinBin
ScatteredLeaves
Sign
Sunflower (Duplicate 4x and place behind frame3)
Tree3

Now add your tube inside frame3
Change mode to value
Go to filters > Blur > Motion Blur > Use Default.

Now open full body tube and place on GrassPatch

Now dropshadow your elements with these settings.

Filters, Light And Shadows...DropShadow
Offset X - 9
Offset Y - 9
Blur Radius - 15
Opacity - 77
Color - #000000
Allow Resizing

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

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

Hope you enjoyed my tutorial. 

PTU - Gardenia

This tutorial was written by me on August 18th, 2013. 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 called Gardenia By Irish Princess Designs
You can purchase the kit here

Font Of Choice 

Tube Of Choice - Artwork by Verymany. You must obtain a license from PFD to use this tube.

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

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Open New Canvas
I did 650x650.you 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 3
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 Frame1
Open Paper10 and use your ractangle tool and make a square on paper10
Copy/Paste
Place in Frame1

Open These Elements and use the same dropshadow as above and resize to your liking!!!

Arch
Ball Light
Basket
Book
Bottle
Butterflies
Grass
Lanterns
Leaves (duplicate 1x)
Lights
Pillows
Planter
Rocks
Sparkles
SparklesTrail
Tree1 (duplicate 1x and place behind frame)
Water

Now add your tube to the right of the arch. 

Now dropshadow your elements with these settings.

Filters, Light And Shadows...DropShadow
Offset X - 9
Offset Y - 9
Blur Radius - 15
Opacity - 74
Color - #000000
Allow Resizing

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

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

Hope you enjoyed my tutorial. 

Friday, August 16, 2013

PTU - A Family's Thanksgiving

This tutorial was written by me on August 16th, 2013. 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 called A Family's Thanksgiving by Jackie's Jewels
You can purchase the kit here


Font Of Choice 

Tube Of Choice - Artwork by Elias Chatzoudis. You must obtain a license to use this tube. 

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

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Open New Canvas
I did 650x650.you 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 up..click clipped to image > Merge

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

Open Frame3
Open Paper11 and use your ractangle tool and make a square on paper11
Copy/Paste
Place in Frame3

Open up your tube and place in front of frame3

Open These Elements and use the same dropshadow as above and resize to your liking!!!

Apple Pie
Corn Stalk
Cornucopia
Cranberry Sauce
Eggs
Firepit
Football
Gravy Bowl
Ladder
Mashed Potatoes
Pillows
Pumpkin Pie
Pumpkins
Scattered Leaves
Thanksgiving Table
Tomatoes
Tree1
Tub

Now dropshadow your elements with these settings.

Filters, Light And Shadows...DropShadow
Offset X - 9
Offset Y - 9
Blur Radius - 15
Opacity - 74
Color - #000000
Allow Resizing

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

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

Hope you enjoyed my tutorial. 

SALE AT BERRYAPPLICIOUS

I am having a back to school sale at Berryapplcious. All my kits are 75% off now through august 22nd. 


You can find my kits here



O Scrap Blog Train - Beachside Kit

The theme for this month was summer/beach related. This kit contains colors of yellow and blue. Please comment if you snag it.


Download Here
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Thursday, August 15, 2013

CT Showoff - Dark Angel Forum Set

I made a forum set using Black Widow Creationz kit called Dark Angel.
You can purchase the kit here 

Dark Angel

Here is the forum set. 



The Fintastically Free Blog Train - Sweet Tooth

The palette of this blog train is colorful, sweet and sure to inspire some sweet tooth's. 


Download Here

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Tuesday, August 13, 2013

PTU - Gothic Lust

This tutorial was written by me on August 13th, 2013. 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 called Lust Murder by Devilish Dezines
You may purchase the kit here

Font Of Choice 

Tube Of Choice - Artwork by Ismael Rac. You must obtain a license from Rac to use this tube

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

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Open New Canvas
I did 650x650.you 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 up..click clipped to image > Merge

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

Open Frame3
Open Paper1 and use your rectangle tool and make a square on paper1
Copy/Paste
Place in Frame3

Open These Elements and use the same dropshadow as above and resize to your liking!!!

Element1
Element10
Element11
Element12 (duplicate 1x)
Element18
Element19
Element22
Element25
Element34 (duplicate 1x)
Element39
Element6

Now add your full body tube

Now dropshadow your elements with these settings.

Filters, Light And Shadows...DropShadow
Offset X - 9
Offset Y - 9
Blur Radius - 15
Opacity - 77
Color - #000000
Allow Resizing

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

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

Hope you enjoyed my tutorial. 

PTU - Urban Chic

This is a limited time tutorial

This tutorial was written by me on August 13th, 2013. 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 called Urban Chic. This is a limited edition kit until September 1st from Abstract Creations
You can purchase the kit here

Font Of Choice 

Tube Of Choice - Artwork by Alex Prihodko. You must obtain a license from PFD to use this tube.

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

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Open New Canvas
I did 650x650.you 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 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

-----------------------------------------------------------------

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

Open Frame2
Open Paper4 and use your rectangle tool and make a square on paper4
Copy/Paste
Place in Frame2

Open These Elements and use the same dropshadow as above and resize to your liking!!!

E10
E12
E13
E15
E17
E20
E21
E32
E33
E34
E4
E15

Now add your tube.

Now dropshadow your elements with these settings.

Filters, Light And Shadows...DropShadow
Offset X - 9
Offset Y - 9
Blur Radius - 15
Opacity - 77
Color - #000000
Allow Resizing

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

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

Hope you enjoyed my tutorial.