This tutorial was written by me on June 12, 2012, 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 PSPX.
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As always, tutorials are only a guideline. If you don't have the exact supplies, use ones you have or ones you choose.
Tube of choice – I chose “Mischief” by Matt Hughes - I purchased this tube when Mr. Hughes was still at CILM
“Fantasy” cluster frame by me
Font of choice – Mine is “Before the Rain”
Mask of choice – I used Becky_Mask023
Eye Candy 4000 – Gradient Glow
To save time, I use the following abbreviations:
C/P = copy/paste
DS = drop shadow
FF = Flood Fill
Open frame in psp
Using selection tool set at rectangle, draw a selection about in the middle of the wooden frame
Add new layer below frame
C/P paper 18 into selection
Add a new layer at very bottom
Selections – Select All
C/P paper 13 into selection
Open mask in psp
Layers – New Mask Layer – From Image – Select your mask from drop down list
Merge – Merge Group
C/P tube as new layer and bring to top
Erase any parts you want behind the frame elements
Add all correct copyright/license info
Add name_Before the Rain_72_Black
Eye Candy 4000 – Gradient Glwo_3_25_100_#a4a84b
Save and enjoy!!!