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Hello! I'm Crystal, aka darkly dreaming. I'm 34 and live in the Midwestern USA. I've been back into PSP since November of 2010. Prior to that I tried PSP for about a year back in 2005 or 2006. I've just recently begun trying my hand at tutorials. If you try one of my tuts and would like to show me what you made, please email me at darklydreaming33@hotmail.com. Happy Tagging!
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Saturday, October 1, 2011

PostHeaderIcon Rac Treat FTU Tutorial

This tutorial was written by me on 10/1/11.
Any resemblance to other tutorials is a coincidence.
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Supplies:
1) Tube of Choice. I'm using one called "Lady Pumpkin 3" by Ismael Rac. This is a PTU tube, which can be purchased here.
2) Scrapkit of Choice. I'm using the papers from FTU kit CM_Trick or Treat by Teresa @ Topcats Tagz, and the elements from Misfits Halloween Party by Kittz which you can get at the Creative Misfits forum, here.
3) Creative By Nature Halloween Temp2, available on the Misfits forum here.
4) Mask of choice. I used Creative Misfits Halloween Mask 1_MC, available on the Creative Misftis forum here.
5) Font of Choice

Plugins:
1. Eye Candy Gradient Glow

Let's get Started....

1) Open Template. Duplicate (shift d) and close original.
2) Delete Copyright and Raster 1 layers.
3) Resize Canvas to 800 x 700.
4) Select Raster 6. Select All, Float, Defloat. Open Paper 1. Copy and paste as new layer. Selections Invert, delete. Select none. Apply Eye Candy Gradient Glow with settings 3, 25, 100. Fat, color white.
5) Delete Original raster 6.
6) Select Raster 4. Select All, Float, Defloat. Open Paper 3. Copy and paste as new layer. Selections Invert, delete. Select none. Apply Eye Candy Gradient Glow with settings from before.
7) Delete Original raster 4.
8) On Raster 5, Add Drop Shadow: 0, 0, 50, 0 black.
9) Repeat drop shadow on Copy of Vector 1 layer.
10) Select Raster 2. . Select All, Float, Defloat. Open Paper 1. Copy and paste as new layer. Selections Invert, delete. Select none.
11) Delete original Raster 2.
12) On the other Copy of Vector 1 Layer (the frame) Apply our Gradient Glow with settings from before.
13) On Raster 3 Apply Drop Shadow: 2,2,50,10 Black.
14) Select Copy of Vector 1 layer (the orange circle). Select All, Float, Defloat. Copy and paste your close up tube as new layer, make sure it's above the words layer. Selections Invert, delete. Change blend mode to Luminance (L). Lower Opacity to 85.
15) Link your two Merged layers together and move them down if needed.
16) On the Purple Word (Merged) layer, Adjust Add Noise: Uniform, 40, monochrome checked.
17) Copy and paste your main tube. Arrange. Add drop shadow: 2,2,50,20 Black.
18) I copied and pasted the pumpkin tubes from the Rac tube separately and arranged to fill in the gaps where I needed. Then Added Drop Shadow: 2,2,50,5 Black.
19) Open Paper 14. Copy and paste as new layer. Arrange at the bottom. Apply our Mask. Merge Mask Group.
20) Open MF-spook it better element. Copy and paste as new layer. Resize 75%. Apply our Gradient Glow from before.
21) Open MF-stars. Copy and paste as new layer. Arrange just above the mask layer. Duplicate, Image Mirror, Image Flip. Right click and merge the two layers together. Image resize by 70%. Pull down tot bottom right. Duplicate. Image Mirror, Image Flip.
22) Open MF-Bottle chain. Copy and paste as new layer just under your main tube layer. Resize by 85%.
23) Open MF-Bow 2. Copy and paste as new layer above your main tube layer. Image Resize by 80%. Apply our Gradient Glow from before.
24) Resize your whole tag if desired. I resized by 90%. Add your copyright info and name.
25) Export as png.

Thanks for trying my tut!

1 comments:

Deb said...

Just got done with it and I will post it in your Oct. Addict of the Month. I had some fun with it. Thanks!!!

xx
Deb/Deb70

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