Monday, March 31, 2014

PTU-Endless Meadows

This tutorial was written of my own design. Any similarities to any other tutorial are purely coincidental.

SUPPLIES

Kit of choice: I am using Endless Meadows by Pink Paradox Productions. You can purchase this kit here.
Tube of choice: I am using the artwork of Caron Vinson. You must have a license to use this artwork.
Template of choice: I am using Template 26 by Dee. You can download here.
Mask is an unknown mask I have.
Font of choice: I am using Make Lettering Tall

ELEMENTS FROM KIT

4
7
11
48
56
69
74
78
79
83
91
128

PAPERS FROM KIT

2
9
17
20
21
22
24

RESIZE ELEMENTS TO YOUR OWN LIKING
ADD DROP SHADOWS AS YOU GO

Let's Get Started

Open template
Delete credit layers
We are starting from the bottom up.

Highlight Creme Half Circle
Selections Float Defloat
Open paper 17
C/P to workspace 
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None

Highlight Bottom Blue Circle
Selection Float Defloat
Open paper 2
C/P to workspace
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None

Highlight Top Blue Circle
Selections Float Defloat
Open paper 2
C/P to workspace
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections none

Highlight Rust Strip
Selections Float Defloat
Open paper 24
C/P to workspace
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections none

Highlight Blue Strip
Selections Float Defloat
Open paper 22
C/P to workspace
Selections Invert
Hit delete 
Selections None

Highlight White Oval
Selections Float Defloat
Open paper 9
C/P to workspace
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None

Highlight Brown Oval
Selections Float Defloat
Open paper 22
C/P to workspace
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None

Highlight Top Arrow Blue
Selections Float Defloat 
New raster layer
Flood fill with color of choice
Selections None
Apply noise of choosing

Highlight Bottom Creme Circle
Selections Float Defloat
Open paper 20 
C/P to workspace
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None

Highlight Top Creme Circle
Selections Float Defloat
Open paper 20
C/P to workspace
Selections Invert
Hit delete 
Selections None

Highlight White Center Shape
Selections Float Defloat
Open paper 21 
C/P to workspace
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None

Highlight Blue Center Shape
Selections Float Defloat
New raster layer
Flood fill with color of choice
Selections None

Highlight Right Creme Rectangle
Using your manual color correction tool
Change to color of your choosing

Repeat above for Left Creme Rectangle

Highlight Left Rust Circle
Selections Float Defloat
New raster layer
Flood fill with color of choice
Selections None

Repeat above for Right Rust Circle

Highlight Small Dotted Circles
Use your manual color correction tool
Change to color of choice

Highlight Center Creme Rectangle
Using your manual color correction tool
Change to color of your choosing

Highlight Bottom Arrow Blue
Selections Float Defloat
New raster layer
Flood fill with color you used from top arrow
Selections None
Add noise of choosing

Use your manual color correction to change the colors of the word art

Open your tube
C/P to workspace
Position above your flood filled rectangles
Highlight rectangles
Selections Float Defloat
Highlight tube
Selections invert
Hit delete 
Selections None
 
Repeat for the other 2 rectangles
 
Paste your tube again
Position into desired location
 
Open your elements
C/P to workspace
Position into desired locations
 
Open paper of choice for mask
C/P to workspace
Drag below all layers
Apply mask
 
Crop/Resize your tag
Add your name 
Add your copyright
And your done
 
Happy Creating

PTU-Pirate Cove

This tutorial was written of my own design. Any similarities to any other tutorial are purely coincidental.

SUPPLIES

Kit of choice: I am using Pirate Cove by Pink Paradox Productions. You can purchase this kit here.
Tube of choice: I am using the artwork of Jenna Lee. You must have a license to use this artwork.
Font of choice: I am using Pirates Bonney.
Mask of choice: I am using mask 17 by Millie. You can download here.
Plug Ins: Xero- Bad Dream on default settings
Penta Dots

ELEMENTS FROM KIT

14
18
20
23
26
33
36
40
43
64
109

PAPERS FROM KIT

4

FRAMES FROM KIT

7

RESIZE ELEMENTS TO YOUR OWN LIKING
ADD DROP SHADOWS AS YOU GO

Let's Get Started

Open new canvas 800x800
Flood fill white
Open frame
Resize 400x400
C/P to workspace
Drag to far left of workspace
Duplicate Frame
Mirror frame
Merge the 2 together

Using your magic wand 
Select inside the frames
Selections Modify Expand 10
New raster layer
Drag below frame layers
Flood fill with color of choice
Selections None
Apply Texture if you wish

Open tube
C/P to workspace
Drag below frames layers
Position into desired location within the frames
Duplicate tube
Mirror tube
Merge tubes together
Highlight flood filled layer
Selections Float Defloat
Highlight merged tube layer
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None
 Apply Xero Bad Dream to tube
Change blend mode to Luminance Legacy
Apply Penta Dots 
Change value to 50 only
 
Open elements 
C/P to workspace
Position into desired location
Add your drop shadows as you go
 
Using your Preset Shape Tool
Eclipse
Line Style Solid
Width of 2
Draw out a circle the size of one circle frame
DO NOT CONVERT
New Vector Layer
Pick font of choice and color
Position your cursor on the circle you drew
Eventually the cursor will show a curve
This is what you want to get the circle text
Type out your phrase
Convert to raster once happy
Delete the drawn out circle
Apply Gradient Glow Fat to phrase
Selections Float Defloat 
New raster 
Flood fill with color of choice
Selections None
Drag below phrase
Merge the 2.
Duplicate phrase and position over second circle frame
See my tag for reference

Open paper 4
C/P to workspace
Drag below all layers
Apply mask

Crop/Resize tag
Add your name
Add your copyright
and your done

Happy Creating!!!

Sunday, March 30, 2014

PTU-London After Midnight

This tutorial was written of my own design. Any similarities to any other tutorial are purely coincidental.

SUPPLIES
 
Kit of choice: I am using London After Midnight by Pink Paradox Productions. You can get this kit and all her kits here. She has a flash sale going on now. Get in there and get her awesome kits for an awesome price. 
Tube of choice: I am using the artwork of Jamie Kidd. You must have a license to use this artwork    
Font of choice: I am using Take A Pebble
Mask of choice: I am using Mask 23 by Millie. You can download here.
Plug Ins: Xero-Bad Dream on default

ELEMENTS FROM KIT
3
11
36
42
46
49
57
58
60
85
96
104
134
135
188-change color to black using manual color correction tool
191-Mirror

PAPERS FROM KIT

2-MASK
17

FRAMES FROM KIT

4

RESIZE ELEMENTS TO YOUR OWN LIKING
ADD DROP SHADOWS AS YOU GO

Let's Get Started

Open new canvas 800x800
Flood fill white
Open frame 4
Resize to 400x400
C/P to workspace
Position to far left of workspace
Duplicate Frame
Merge down
Objects Align
Center in canvas
Using magic wand
Select inside of frames
Selections Modify Expand 6
Open paper 17
C/P to workspace
Drag below frame layer
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None
 
Open close up of tube
C/P to workspace
Drag below frame layer
Position into desired location 
Duplicate tube 
Mirror tube
Merge the 2 tubes together
Highlight paper layer
Selections Float Defloat
Highlight tube layer
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None
Apply Xero-Bad Dream on default settings
Change blend mode to Luminance Legacy
 
Open full length tube
C/P to workspace
Drag above all layers
Position into desired location
Use my tag as reference
Apply Xero-Bad Dream to tube
Add drop shadow
 
Open your elements
Using my tag for reference
Resize and position into desired location
 
Open paper 2
C/P to workspace
Drag below all layers
Apply mask
*i duplicated my mask a few times*
 
Crop/Resize tag
Add your name
Add your copyright
And your done!!!
 
Happy Creating!!!
 
 
 

Spring Easter kit in store now!!

New kit in store at Pink Paradox Productions here.
60 elements, 10 papers and 5 frames
Both Easter and Spring elements for your tags.
Happy Creating!!

Saturday, March 29, 2014

PTU-Cassatta Coffee Sweet And WIld



 



This tutorial was written of my own design. Any similarities to any other tutorial is purely coincidental.

SUPPLIES

Kit of choice: I am using Cassata Coffee Sweet And Wild by Soxsational Scraps. Check out her blog to find out where she sells her kits, here.
Template of choice: I am using Template 8 by Yvette. You can download here.
Tube of choice: I am using the artwork of Alicia Mujica. You must have a license to use her artwork. 
Font of choice: I am using Grand Hotel.
Mask of choice
Xero:Radiance and Bad Dreams on default settings.


ELEMENTS FROM KIT

Bling 2
Chair 1
Cherry
Chocolate Cookie
Cookie 2 
Cookie 5 Chocolate Hearts Splatter 2
Chocolate Swirl 1
Cup 2
Ribbon 3-Duplicated and Mirrored

PAPERS FROM KIT

2
3
6
8
10

RESIZE ELEMENTS TO YOUR LIKING
ADD DROP SHADOWS AS YOU GO
DELETE TEMPLATE LAYERS AS YOU GO.

Let's Get Started

Open template
Delete credit layers
We are going to start from the bottom up

Highlight White Circles
Selections Float Defloat
Open paper 2
C/P to workspace
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None

Highlight Circles 2
Selections Float Defloat
Open paper 6 
C/P to workspace
Selections Invert 
Hit delete
Selections None

Highlight Dotted Circles
Use your manual color correction
Change to color of choice

Highlight Circles 1
Selections Float Defloat
Open paper 10
C/P to workspace
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None

Highlight Circle 3
Selections Float Defloat
Open paper 3
C/P to workspace
Selections Invert
Hit delete 
Selections None
Highlight Circle 2
Selections Float Defloat
New raster layer
Flood fill with color of choice
Selections None
Use a texture if you wish
Highlight Dotted Circle 1
Use your manual color correction tool
Change to color of choice
Highlight Hearts
Selections Float Defloat
New raster layer
Flood fill with color of choice
Selections None
Use a texture if you wish
Still highlighted on Hearts
Selections Float Defloat
Modify Select Selection Borders
4 Inside
New raster layer
Flood fill color of choice
Selections None
Add noise of choice
Highlight Frame Back
Selections Float Defloat
New raster layer
Flood fill with color of choice
Selections None
Use a texture if you wish
Highlight Frames
Using manual color correction tool
Change to color of choice
Apply noise
Open your tube
C/P to workspace
Drag above heart layer
Position into place
Duplicate Mirror 
Merge your tubes together
Highlight your heart layer
Selections Float Defloat
Highlight tubes
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None
Apply Xero Radiance 
Change blend mode to Luminance Legacy
Paste your tube to your workspace again
Duplicate and position your tube within the Frames
WHen you have them where you like them 
merge them together
Highlight frame back
Selections Float Defloat
Highlight tube layers
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None
Apply Xero Bad Dreams
Open your elements
C/P to workspace
Position into desired location
Open tube one last time
Position into desired location
as the focal point
Open paper of choice for mask
C/P to workspace
Drag below all layers
Apply mask
Crop/Resize your tag
Add your name
Add your copyright 
And your done!!
Happy Creating!!!



Sunday, March 23, 2014

PTU-Easter Fun

This tutorial was written of my own design. Any similarities to any other tutorial is purely coincidental.

SUPPLIES

Kit of choice: I am using Easter Fun by Pink Paradox Productions. You can purchase this kit here.
Font of choice: I am using Montez and a block type font
Mask of choice: I am using mask #84 by Weescottlass. You can download here.
Eye Candy 4000 Fat

ELEMENTS FROM KIT

7
13
14
33
55
59
66
89

PAPERS FROM KIT

3
16

RESIZE ELEMENTS TO YOUR LIKING
ADD DROP SHADOWS AS YOU GO

Let's Get Started

Open new canvas 800x800
Flood fill white.
Type out your phrase using the block type font.
I typed Happy Easter
Convert to raster
Selections Float Defloat
New raster
Open paper 16
C/P into selectons
Selections None
Delete the typed out font
Apply gradient glow to your phrase
Selections Modify Expand 3
New raster layer
Flood fill with color of choice
Selections None
Move the flood filled layer to the bottom of the phrase
Apply noise if you wish.
 
Open elements
C/P to workspace
Position into desired locations
 
Open paper 3
C/P to workspace
Apply mask.
 
Crop/Resize
Add your name
Add your water mark.
And your done.
Happy Creating!!!
 
 

Friday, March 7, 2014

PTU-Sugar Sorbet

This tutorial was written of my own design. Any similarities to any other tutorial is purely coincidental.

SUPPLIES

Kit of choice: I am using "Sugar Shorbet" by Pink Paradox Productions. You can purchase here.
Tube of choice: I am using an exclusive from Pics For Design. You must have license to use this artwork.
Mask of choice: I am using mask 80 by Vaybs. You can download here.
Font of choice: I am using Rhalina.
Template: I am using template 39 by Mirella. You can download here.

4
6
72
91
113
114

PAPERS FROM KIT

9
22
23

RESIZE ELEMENTS TO YOUR LIKING
ADD DROP SHADOWS AS YOU GO
DELETE TEMPLATE LAYERS AS YOU GO

Let's Get Started

Open template
Delete credit layers
Starting from the bottom

Highlight oval layer
Selections Float Defloat
Open paper 9
C/P to workspace
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None

Highlight rectangle layer
Selections Float Defloat
Open paper 23
C/P to workspace
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None

Highlight small rectangles
Selections Float Defloat
New raster layer
Flood fill with color of choice
Selections None
Use a plug in of choice here. I used Penta Jeans

Highlight dotted lines
Using your manual color correction tool
Change to color of choice
Apply gradient glow fat

Highlight Left Circle
Using manual color correction tool
Change to color of choice

Open tube
C/P to workspace
Position into desired location above left circle
Highlight left circle layer
Selections Float Defloat
Highlight tube
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None

Highlight Border Left Circle
Use manual color correction tool
Change to color of choice
Add noise of choice

Highlight raster 1
Use manual color correction tool
Change to color of choice
Open tube
C/P to workspace
Position into desired location above raster 1
Highlight raster 1
Selections Float Defloat
Highlight tube
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None

Highlight raster 2
Use manual color correction tool
Change to color of choice
Add noise of choice

Highlight right circle
Use manual color correction tool
Change to color of choice
Open tube
C/P to workspace
Position into desired location above right circle
Highlight right circle
Selections Float Defloat
Select tube
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None

Highlight Border Right Circle
Use manual color correction tool
Change to color of choice
Add noise of choice

Highlight left bracket
Selections Float Defloat
Open paper 22
C/P to workspace
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None

Repeat for right bracket

Leave Left and Right border as is
Or change to desired color

Open tube
C/P to workspace
Drag above all layers
Position into desired location

Open elements
C/P to workspace
Position into desired locations

Open paper 22
C/P to workspace
Drag below all layers
Apply mask

Crop/Resize your tag
Add your name
Add your copyright
And your done.

Happy Creating!!