Monday, May 15, 2017

FTU - Vintage Garden

This tutorial was written by me on May 6th, 2017. Please do not claim as your own. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental.
Mask Of Choice
Cluster Frame - Vintage Garden By Crispified (10th one down)
You can download it HERE
Font Of Choice
Tube Of Choice - Artwork By misticheskaya
You can find this tube HERE
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
Click On Your Color Picker Tool
Pick A Color From The Cluster
Now go to file
Creat A New Layer
Adanced Options
Fill With - Forground Color
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 Cluster Frame
Open #bb4a80. Use your rectangle tool and make a square with the color #bb4a80
Copy/Paste as new layer in Cluster Frame
Erase any unneccessary spots
Now on your background inside the frame...make a checkeredboard effect. With gimp...its in filters - Render - Pattern - Checkeredboard
Open your tube and place outside of cluster frame
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!