Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Wanna Lick? Tutorial

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

Supplies

Scrap kit of choice: I am using a kit by Kaci called Misfit Valentine. You can download the kit from the Creative Misfit's blog here.
Template of choice: I am using one from Ladybug. You can download it from the Creative Misfit's blog Here.
Mask of choice: I can not recall which tag I used, but if you know please let me know so I can give proper credit.
Font of choice: I used Cinnamon Cake
Tube of choice: I am using the artwork of Elias Chatzoudis. You must have a license to use his artwork. 


Elements Needed
Paper 2
Paper 5
Paper 6
Paper 9
Paper 10
Winged Heart


Let's Get Started

Open your template.
Resize your canvas. I use 800x800 for the larger workspace. You can resize later.
Flood fill white.
On template, delete the credits layer, pixel layers, and the hearts layer.
Starting with the rectangle.
Open paper 5 copy and paste
Select rectangle with magic wand. 
Selections>Float>Defloat
Paste as new layer
Selections>Invert
Delete. 
Select none.
Delete template layer.
Repeat the same steps with Box 1 Box 2 and Box 3 with paper 5.
Add drop shadow of choice.
Open paper 6. Copy and paste.
Select the glitter bars with magic wand.
Selections>Float>Defloat
Paste as new layer
Selections>Invert
Delete.
Select none.
Delete template layer.
Add drop shadow of choice.
Open paper 10. Copy and paste.
Select circle with magic wand.
New raster layer.
Paste into selections.
Select none.
Highlight glitter circle.
Adjust>Hue & Saturation>Hue/Saturation/Lightness
Change the glitter circle to white.
Add drop shadow.
Repeat same step for the frames.
Open paper 9. Copy and paste.
Select boxes with  magic wand.
New raster layer.
Paste into selection.
Select none.
Add drop shadow of choice.
Open your tube. Copy and paste.
Mirror.
Place into position. See tag as example.
Select circle layer with magic wand.
Highlight tube layer.
Selections>Invert
Delete.
Select none.
Set layer properties to luminance.
Copy and paste tube.
Position behind frames. See tag as example.
Add drop shadow of choice.
Copy and paste your tube again.
Position into place in the box layers. See tag.
Select box layer with magic wand.
Highlight tube layer. 
Selections>Invert
Delete.
Select none.
Set layer properties to luminance.
Repeat steps for remaining boxes.
Open winged hearts.
Copy and paste.
Down size. 
Place into position.
Duplicate.
Mirror.
Place into position.
Add drop shadow of choice.
Resize tag. I did 500x500 for this one.
Add your name.
Add copyright info.




Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Tag Show Off

Here is a tag Alexis created from my first scrapkit. Thank you Alexis for using my kit!! And the tag!!

Sunday, February 5, 2012

Be Mine Tagger Sized Scrap Kit

Here is my very first scrapbook kit!! It's called Be Mine. Just in time for Valentine's Day. Please read the Terms Of Use. Leave some love if you download. And if you create anything from my kit, I would love to see it. Email me. momto2babes@gmail.com

Go here to download


New Name

I've decided to change the name of my blog. Redheadedladybug Scraps. I'm venturing off into template design and scrap kit design, so wanted something to reflect that a little more.

Saturday, February 4, 2012

Template #1

I haven't a new tutorial just yet, but I did manage to put together my very first template.

Click on template to download. Please leave a comment if you download. And if you create a tag, I would love to see it. Email me @ momto2babes@gmail.com