Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Tag Show Off...Carla Morrow

 
This tag was made following the wonderful tutorial, "Striped", by the talented tut writer Miz Teeque using the gorgeous tube, "Lady Of The Forest" by Carla Morrow and is currently available at ADI.

No Scraps Forum "The Mask"

The Mask

 

This tutorial was written by me on January 11, 2017 using my own ideas.

Any resemblance to others is coincidental and accidental.

This tutorial assumes you have a working knowledge of psp and is written in PSPX6.

 

Supplies:

"Haunted Masquerade" tube by Jacqueline Collen-Tarrolly - tube/license currently available at ADI


Wording of choice

 

Filters:

Mura's Meister_Copies_Feedback (linear):

Xero_Porcelain

 

Fonts:

Runic MT Condensed

 

Abbreviations:

DS_Drop Shadow

ANL_Add New Layer

EC_Eye Candy

GG_Gradient Glow

AS_Animation Shop

C/P_Copy and Paste

FF_Flood Fill

 

 

When working with templates, always Shift+D to duplicate, close original,

then on each layer, select with magic wand (or Select All, Float, De-float), ANL,

close/delete the original, do steps required in tutorial, select none

 

 

Let's tag!!

 

Main Background_Duplicate

On bottom layer_#5f2d2c

Effects_Texture Effects_Fine Leather_ #dcdcdc_235_4_255_94_3

On duplicate_ #c5aea6

Repeat Fine Leather

Blend Mode_Soft Light

Rectangle_Black

Angled Lines 2_ #800000

Square_ #800000

Angled Lines_Opacity 20

C/P tube

Mura's Meister_Copies_Feedback (linear):

 

Blend Mode_Overlay

Place so it looks nice within the Square Frame

Magic Wand_Select inside square frame_expand by 2_invert_highlight tube_delete_select none

Square Frame_Black

Duplicate

Re-size 85%

Center in square

Duplicate

Re-size 85%

Center in square

Merge frames together

Duplicate

Highlight bottom frames

Adjust_Blur_Gaussian 5

C/P tube

Xero_Porcelain_Default

DS_0_0_75_45_Black

C/P word art of choice

Duplicate

On original_DS_0_0_100_3_ #d5beb5

Opacity65

Border_Black

DS_0_0_100_10_Black

Add all correct copyright/license information

Name_ Runic MT Condensed_22_ #d3bbb2

Save!

 

No Scraps "Body & Soul"

Body & Soul

 

This tutorial was written by me on January 11, 2017 using my own ideas.

Any resemblance to others is coincidental and accidental.

This tutorial assumes you have a working knowledge of psp and is written in PSPX6.

 

Supplies:

"Lady In Red" tube by Andy Lloyd - tube/license currently available at ADI


Wording of choice

 

Filters:

Toadies_Weaver and What Are You

 

Fonts:

Raven Script DEMO

 

Abbreviations:

DS_Drop Shadow

ANL_Add New Layer

EC_Eye Candy

GG_Gradient Glow

AS_Animation Shop

C/P_Copy and Paste

FF_Flood Fill

 

 

When working with templates, always Shift+D to duplicate, close original,

then on each layer, select with magic wand (or Select All, Float, De-float), ANL,

close/delete the original, do steps required in tutorial, select none

 

 

Let's tag!!

 

Lg Circle_ #ad2612

Circle Dotted Line_#b09760

DS_0_0_75_5_Black

Add Noise_Gaussian 40

Dark Circle_Black

Dots_Sharpen More

Circle Frame_Black

DS_0_0_75_5_Black

Rectangle_#373752

Effects_Texture Effects_Blinds_10_10_Black

Horizontal Un-checked_Light fromt op/left checked

Rectangle Frame_Black

DS_0_0_75_5_Black

Straight Dotted Lines_#ad2612

DS_0_0_75_5_Black

Add Noise_Gaussian 40

Squares_#ad2612

Add Noise_Random 10

C/P tube placing so parts you like are showing in selection-Invert_Delete_Select none

Blend mode of tube_Soft Light

Square Frames_#a78c6c

DS_0_0_75_5_Black

Credits_Delete

Copy Merged

Paste As New Layer

Place so the edges match

Move this layer to the bottom

Toadies_Weaver_59_32_222

Toadies_What Are you_15_20

Effects_Edge Effects_Enhance

C/P tube

Sharpen

DS_14_-20_50_10_Black

Ellipse Tool_stroke 3 any color

Draw a circle the size of the Circle Frame

Do not Convert

Move this vector layer down a couple spaces

Highlight top layer

Text tool_font and color of choice_hover mouse over vector edge until the half circle and A shows

Click and type your wording

Once positioned as you like, convert to raster

DS_0_0_100_5_ color to match your tag

Delete the vector circle layer

Add all correct copyright/license information

Name_ Raven Script DEMO_175_ #bc8e40

DS_2_-5_50_5_Black

Save!!

Sunday, January 8, 2017

No Scraps "BFF's"

BFF's

 
 

This tutorial was written by me on January 08, 2017 using my own ideas.

Any resemblance to others is coincidental and accidental.

This tutorial assumes you have a working knowledge of psp and is written in PSPX6.

 

Supplies:

"Alex-040" tube by Alex - tube/license currently available at ADI

"Best Friends" word art by Daira for Creative Misfits Creations

 

Filters:

Toadies_What Are You

Fonts:

GE Offshore Caps

 

Abbreviations:

DS_Drop Shadow

ANL_Add New Layer

EC_Eye Candy

GG_Gradient Glow

AS_Animation Shop

C/P_Copy and Paste

FF_Flood Fill

 

 

When working with templates, always Shift+D to duplicate, close original,

then on each layer, select with magic wand (or Select All, Float, De-float), ANL,

close/delete the original, do steps required in tutorial, select none

 

Starting at bottom of template:

 

Copy of Raster 3_FF #96b972

Raster 6_FF #73a3bc

Effects_Texture Effects_Blinds_4_10_Black_Horizantal box unchecked

Copy of Raster 6_Repeat above steps

Raster 4_FF #d2e8bf

Adjust_Add Noise_Random_10

Copy of Raster 4_FF #995e7d

Effects_Texture Effects_Weave_2_12_1_Both Boxes #d4b7c5_Fill Gaps Checked

Raster 3_Repeat steps for Copy of Raster 3

Raster 1_Select the top and bottom side rectangles and the middle square

FF#62071b

Now select the top and bottom strips, plus the middle side rectangles

Adjust_Add Noise_Uniform_50

Raster 2_Select the Gray inside area

FF #c2b9a3

Effects_Texture Effects_Fine Leather_#dcdcdc_235_4_255_94_3

Raster 2_Select the White ring

FF #7da758

Raster 5_FF #e5e0d2

Copy of Raster 5_FF #e5e0d2

Merged_Delete

Vector_Delete

Copy Merged

Paste As New Layer

Line it up with the original layers

Move to bottom of tag

Effects_Toadies_What Are You_20_20

Repeat What Are You

Effects_Texture Effects_Blinds_Same settings as before but check the Horizontal box

Repeat Blinds again

DS each template layer_0_0_75_15_Black

C/P tube

DS_0_0_75_35_Black

C/P Word Art

EC 4000_GG_3_25_100_#d2e8bf

DS_0_0_75_15_Black

Add all correct copyright/license information

Name_GE Offshore Caps_48_Black

Save!!!


 

FTU "Hearts & Hummers"


 Hearts & Hummers


 


This tutorial was written by me on January 08, 2017 using my own ideas.

Any resemblance to others is coincidental and accidental.

This tutorial assumes you have a working knowledge of psp and is written in PSPX6.

 

Supplies:

"Cotton" tube by Ben Krefta - free tube/license currently available at ADI

 

Filters:

None

 

Fonts:

GE Marquee Caps

 

Abbreviations:

DS_Drop Shadow

ANL_Add New Layer

EC_Eye Candy

GG_Gradient Glow

AS_Animation Shop

C/P_Copy and Paste

FF_Flood Fill

 

 

Open blank 600x600 canvas

C/P el28

Pen tool_1_Foreground any color_Background Null

Draw a line from left top flower to the right top flower making sure both ends overlap the flowers

Move below el28

Merge el28 and the line together

This will make the outline complete so the next step will work.

Magic Wand_Select outside the el28

Expand by 2

Invert

ANL below el28

C/P paper 17 into selection

Add Noise_Random 10

Contract by 30

ANL
C/P paper 11 into selection

Modify_Feather 25

Invert

Hit delete a few times to soften the edges

Select none

Blend Mode_Soft Light

Duplicate el28

Re-size 80 (it should fit nicely around the edge of the paper11 layer)

Blend Mode_Multiply

Opacity_50

Highlight original el28 layer

Sharpen More

DS_0_0_100_10_Black

Duplicate paper17

Highlight bottom paper17 layer

Adjust_Blur_Gaussian 20

Add Noise_Gaussian 20

C/P el52 making it the top layer

DS_0_0_50_5_Black

C/P tube so it covers the line you made between the flowers

DS_0_0_75_25_Black

Highlight top el28 layer

Sharpen More

DS_0_0_100_10_Black

Add all correct copyright/license information

Name_ GE Marquee Caps_100_Black

DS_0_0_100_5_ #fee9fd

Save!!

 

 

 

 

 

No Scraps Animated Forum "Noisy Lines"


Noisy Lines

 
 

This tutorial was written by me on January 08, 2017 using my own ideas.

Any resemblance to others is coincidental and accidental.

This tutorial assumes you have a working knowledge of psp and is written in PSPX6.

 

Supplies:

"Sweet Dreams" tube by Tania Santos - tube/license currently available at ADI

 

Filters:

Filters Unlimited 2

VM Extravaganza_Transmission

 

Fonts:

Lazy Spring Day Demo

 

Abbreviations:

DS_Drop Shadow

ANL_Add New Layer

EC_Eye Candy

GG_Gradient Glow

AS_Animation Shop

C/P_Copy and Paste

FF_Flood Fill

 

 

Open blank 600x250 canvas

ANL

FF #f5d2d4

Filters Unlimited 2_Paper Textures_Fibrous Paper, Coarse_Default

ANL

FF #b92944

VM Extravaganza_Transmission_15_0_40

Duplicate twice

Magic Wand_Select the dark lines

Top Lines Layer_Add Noise_Uniform_75

Middle Lines Layer_Add Noise_Uniform 85

Bottom Lines Layer_Add Noise_Uniform 95

Select None

On each lines layer_Blend Mode_Soft Light

Close middle and bottom layers for now

ANL

Apply brush of choice using #b92944

C/P tube

DS_0_0_50_35_Black

ANL to top

FF #b92944

Select All

Contract 2

Delete

FF #f5d2d4

Contract 1

Delete

Select none

DS_0_0_100_10_Black

Add all correct copyright/license information

Name_ Lazy Spring Day Demo_72_Black

EC 4000_GG_5_25_100_ #e07f9c

Sharpen More

DS_2_5_50_5_Black

 

 

ANIMATING

 

Copy Merged

AS
Paste As New Animation

PSP

Close top lines layer

Open middle lines layer

Copy Merged

AS

Paste After Current Frame

PSP

Close middle lines layer

Open bottom lines layer

Copy Merged

AS
Paste After Current Frame

View Animation

If happy, save!!

Friday, January 6, 2017

PTU "Musical Fashion"


Musical Fashion


 

This tutorial was written by me on January 06, 2017 using my own ideas.

Any resemblance to others is coincidental and accidental.

This tutorial assumes you have a working knowledge of psp and is written in PSPX6.

 

Supplies:

"Fashion Illustration" tube by Todd Borenstein - tube/license currently available at ADI

"Heart Song" PTU scrap kit by Whisprddreams Designz


 

Filters:

None

 

Fonts:

MeaCulpa

 

Abbreviations:

DS_Drop Shadow

ANL_Add New Layer

EC_Eye Candy

GG_Gradient Glow

AS_Animation Shop

C/P_Copy and Paste

FF_Flood Fill

 

Open blank 600x600 canvas

ANL

Select All

C/P paper 13 into selection

Keep selected

ANL

C.P paper 8 into selection

Select none

Apply mask 2_1 to paper13 layer

Apply mask 3_2 to paper 8 layer

Enlarge paper 8 mask layer 110%

C/P element 70

Magic Wand_Select inside frame

Expand by 3

ANL below frame

C/P paper 1 into selection

Mirror tube

C/P tube and position so parts you want to see are showing in selected area

Invert_Delete_Select none

Blend Mode of tube_Luminance (L)

Opacity_20

C/P element 67

Free rotate Left 90

Place on right side of frame

C/P tube placing on the right side of frame

C/P the following elements, duplicating, mirroring, rotating, sharpening, placing as shown:

1

10

11

12

14

23

31

38

39

40

46

47

51

63

65

66

74

DS all elements and frame_0_0_50_10_Black

DS tube_0_0_50_35_Black

Add all correct copyright/license information

Name_ MeaCulpa_125_Black

DS_2_2_100_10_ #e9cde1

Repeat DS

Save!!
 
 

Monday, January 2, 2017

PTU Animated "Forest Friends"


Forest Friends

 
 
 
This tutorial was written by me on January 02, 2017 using my own ideas.
Any resemblance to others is coincidental and accidental.
This tutorial assumes you have a working knowledge of psp and is written in PSPX6.
 
Supplies:
"Midnight Dreamer" tube by Chasity I James - tube/license currently available at ADI
"Woodland Frolic" PTU scrap kit by FwTags Creations - kit is currently available at ADI
 
Filters:
None
 
Fonts:
Mon Amour Script Pro
 
 
 Abbreviations:
DS_Drop Shadow
ANL_Add New Layer
EC_Eye Candy
GG_Gradient Glow
AS_Animation Shop
C/P_Copy and Paste
FF_Flood Fill
 
Open blank 600x600 canvas
ANL
Select All
C/P paper 4 into selection
Select none
Apply mask
C/P element 61
Mirror
Selection Tool_Point To Point
Select the Left Limb:
 
Promote To Layer
Select None
Move the promoted limb up:
 
C/P tube
Place so ropes of swing are on limb:
 
Select the right ropes
 
Promote to Layer
Keep Selected
Duplicate tube
Click Delete
Select none
Erase any of the Left ropes that show above the limb
**Top tube_Free Rotate Right 10
Duplicate
Free Rotate Right 10
Highlight middle tube
Duplicate
Highlight bottom tube
Free Rotate Left 10
Duplicate
Highlight bottom tube
Free Rotate Left 10**
Line the Left ropes so they all cross in same spot on limb
 
Now repeat from ** to ** with the promoted Left rope layer
Line the Left ropes so they all cross at same spot on limb
Move each promoted rope layer below the corresponding tube layer (tube and rope should both be at same angle)
Merge each rope with each corresponding tube
Selection Tool_Point To Point
Select any ropes that shows above the limb
 
Delete on each layer
Select none
Your canvas should look like this:
 
Close top 2 and bottom 2 tubes for now
C/P element 52, placing behind tree trunk
Duplicate
Re-size and move to the right and down slightly
Duplicate
Mirror
Move to the left and down
(this will fill in the background and give a "forest" look)
C/P element 56, placing at bottom left of tree trunk above all other layers
Duplicate
Mirror
Place to right of and below the tree trunk
C/P element 5 placing as shown
C/P element 36 placing as shown
C/P element 4, placing in the bottom left area of tag
C/P element 63, placing in the bottom right area
C/P element 20 placing on element 63 so it looks like the Squirrel is sitting on the log
C/P elements 65 and 66, placing in the bottom Left area as shown
C/P element 30, placing to the bottom left as shown
C/P element 2, placing as shown
C/P element 64, placing directly below element 63
C/P element 48, placing in the top left area
Duplicate
Mirror
Move to the bottom of all layers
C/P element 59, placing in the bottom right area
C/P element 19
Free Rotate Right 15
Place over right ends of ropes on limb as shown
Sharpen each layer
DS tube layers_0_0_50_15_Black
DS all other layers_0_0_70_15_Black
Add all correct copyright/license information
Name_ Mon Amour Script Pro_55_ #edd18e
DS_2_3_50_5_Black
 
ANIMATING
 
Close all tube layers except top tube layer
Copy Merged
AS
Paste As New Animation
PSP
Close top tube layer and open next tube layer
Copy Merged
AS
Paste After Current Frame
PSP
Close 2nd tube and open 3rd tube
Copy Merged
AS
Paste After Current Frame
PSP
Close 3rd tube and open 4th tube
Copy Merged
AS
Paste After Current Frame
PSP
Close 4th tube and open 5th tube
Copy Merged
AS
Paste After Current Frame
Select All
Copy
Highlight Frame 5
Paste After Currrent Frame
Animation_Reverse Frame
Animation_Frame Properties 17
View animation
If happy, save!!!