Wednesday, January 18, 2012

S.W.A.L.K

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

Supplies Needed
Scrapkit of choice: I used S.W.A.L.K by Candys Treats. Her blog can be found here.
Mask of Choice: I used a mask from weescotslasscreations. It is mask #84. Her blog can be found here.
Font of choice: I used Amazone BT
Tube of choice: I used the artwork of Pinuptoons. You must have a license to use this artwork. You can purchase it here.
I used a template from Rose's Place. Her blog is here. Tag Template 110.

Elements Used
Paper 6
Block 6
Block 9
Glossy Button 2
Flower Cluster
Sequins
With Love word art 
Paper of choice for mask

Let's Get Started

Open your template.
Change canvas size to 800x800. I like a larger work space. You can resize later.
Create a new raster level. Move to bottom of template. Flood fill white.
Remove the credits and all layers, but the 2 back rectangles and frames, the middle rectangle and frame and the center square and frame.
Starting with the 2 back rectangles and frames. 
With magic wand, select the back rectangle frames. 
New raster layer.
Flood fill with color of choice. Select none. 
Erase template layer. 
Add texture effect if desired.
Open block 6. Copy.
With magic wand, select backs of rectangles.
New raster layer. Rt click, paste into selection. Select none.
Erase template layer.
Add drop shadow of choice to frames.
With magic wand, select middle rectangle frame.
New raster layer.
Flood fill with color of choice. Select none.
Erase template layer.
Add texture effect if desired. 
Open paper 6. Copy
With magic wand, select back of rectangle. 
New raster layer, rt. click, paste into selection. Select none.
Erase template layer.
Add drop shadow of choice to frame.
With magic wand, select square frame.
New raster layer.
Flood fill with color of choice. Select none.
Erase template layer.
Add texture effect if desired.
Open block 9. Copy.
With magic wand, select back of square.
New raster layer, Rt click, paste into selection. Select none.
Add blinds effect if desired.
Erase template layer.
Add drop shadow of choice to square frame.
Paste tube of choice. Mirror. 
Drag below square frame.
Position into desired postion.
Select paper layer in side bar.
With magic wand, select middle paper.
Select your tube layer in side bar.
Selections>invert>delete. Select none.
Add drop shadow of choice to tube.
Set layer property to Luminance Legacy and the opacity to 60.
Open flower cluster. 
Drag to top of square frame.
Downsize to size you desire. 
Add drop shadow of choice. 
Open glossy button 2.
Downsize and position in desired spot. 
See my example. 
Duplicate>Mirror.
Merge down.
Add drop shadow.
Open tube. 
Copy and paste to workspace. 
Downsize and postion to desired spot.
See my example.
Add drop shadow of choice.
Open sequins.
Copy and paste to workspace.
Drag to bottom layer. Position in desired spot. Erase any excess.
See my example.
Add drop shadow of choice.
Open your wordart.
Copy and paste to workspace.
Downsize and position into desired spot. 
See my example.
Add mask of choice.
Resize.
I resize to 440x440 pixels for the forums that I use them on.
Add name.
Add your copyright.




3 comments:

  1. Awesome tut! I'm gonna try it out soon! BTW, that mask looks like WSL_Mask 84, but I can't remember whose it is. lol

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  2. Ha, nevermind. I found it. It's from http://weescotslasscreations.blogspot.com/

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