Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Urban Hunk

This tutorial is written of my own design. Any similarities to any other tutorial is purely coincidental.
 
SUPPLIES
 
Kit of choice: I am using the awesome work of Pink Paradox Productions "Urban Hunk". You can purchase this and all her awesome kits at her store here.
Tube of choice: I am using an exlusive tube from Pics For Design. You must have a license to use this artwork.
Font of choice: I am using Street Soul
Mask of choice: I am using Mask # 31 by Horse Play Pastures. You can download here.


ELEMENTS FROM KIT

2
4
12
13
40
55

FRAMES

4

PAPERS FROM KIT

4
21

ADD DROP SHADOWS AS YOU GO
RESIZE ELEMENTS TO YOUR LIKING

Let's Get Started

Open new canvas 800x800
Flood fill white
Open frame
Resize 65%
C/P to workspace
Using magic wand
Select inside of frame
Selections Modify Expand 7
Open paper 4
C/P to workspace
Drag below frame layer
Selections Invert
Hit delete 
Selections None

Open elements
C/P to workspace
Cluster elements to your liking

Open tube
C/P to workspace
Drag below clustered elements
Position into place

Open paper 21 
C/p to workspace
Drag below all layers
Apply mask

Crop/Resize tag
Add your name
Add your copyright
And your done.
Happy Creating!!!

Monday, December 23, 2013

PTU-New Year Glitz

http://pinkparadoxproductions.com/store/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=1_64&products_id=174
New Year Glitz is 40 Elements, 12 Papers and 5 Frames.
Different shades of purple make for a gorgeous start for the New Year.
Available now at Pink Paradox Productions now.
Click on preview to head over to the store now!!
Happy Creating!!

PTU-Berry Christmas

I'm obviously a little slow on getting a Christmas Kit made, 2 days till Christmas, but I made one none the less.
http://pinkparadoxproductions.com/store/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=1_64&products_id=173
Available at Pink Paradox Productions store now!! 
Click on preview to head over to the store!!
Happy Creating!!

Friday, December 20, 2013

PTU-Pink Cocoa Christmas

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

SUPPLIES

Kit of choice: I am using Pink Cocoa Christmas by Pink Paradox Productions. You can purchase all her awesome kits here.
Tube of choice: I am using the artwork of Keith Garvey. You must have a license to use this artwork.
Mask of choice: I am using mask 102 by Designs By Vaybs. You can download here.
Font of choice

ELEMENTS FROM KIT

45
51
60
70
90 - DUPLICATE - MIRROR
93
100 DUPLICATE MIRROR
104
122
126
139
147

PAPERS FROM KIT

14
25

RESIZE ELEMENTS TO YOUR LIKING
ADD DROP SHADOWS AS YOU GO
 
Let's Get Started
 
Open new canvas 800x800
Flood fill white
Open element 51
Resize 70%
C/P to workspace
Using magic wand
Select inside each of the window panes
Selections-Modify-Expand-5
Open paper 14
C/P to workspace
Drag below window layer
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None
 
Open your elements
C/P to workspace
Cluster elements to your liking
 
Open your tube
C/P to workspace
Drag tube below clustered elements
Position into place
 
Open paper 25
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, December 8, 2013

PTU-Glistening Snow

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

SUPPLIES

Kit of choice: I am using Glistening Snow by Pink Paradox Productions. You can purchase all her kits here.
Tube of choice: I am using the artwork of Pinuptoons. You must have a license to use this artwork.
Font of choice: I am using Frosty
Mask of choice: I am using Mask 10 from Dangerously Delicious Designz. You can download here.


ELEMENTS FROM KIT

35
44
46
62-DUPLICATE AND MIRROR
72
90
100
122
129

FRAMES FROM KIT

8

PAPERS FROM KIT

6
15

DOWNSIZE ELEMENTS TO YOUR LIKING
ADD DROP SHADOWS AS YOU GO

Let's Get Started

Open new canvas 800x800
Flood fill white
Open frame
Resize 70%
C/P to workspace
Using magic wand
Select inside of frame
Selections Modify Expand 9
Open paper 15
C/P to workspace
Selections Invert
Hit delete 
Selections None
Drag paper layer below frame layer

Open elements
C/P to workspace
Cluster elements to your liking

Open tube
C/P to workspace
Drag below clustered elements
Position into place

Open paper 6
C/P to workspace
Drag below all layers
Apply mask
 
Crop/Resize tag
Add your name
Add your elements
And your done.
Happy Creating!!

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

PTU-Elegant Holiday

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

SUPPLIES

Kit of choice: I am using Elegant Holiday by Pink Paradox Productions. You can purchase all her kits here.
Tube of choice: I am using the artwork of Alex Prihodko. You must have a license to use this artwork.
Font of choice: I am using Christmas Card.
Mask of choice: I am using an unknown mask. If it's yours or you know who's it is, please let me know.
Plug Ins: VDL Adrenaline-Snowflakes

ELEMENTS FROM KIT
1
17
42
45
47
49-duplicate and mirror
51
102

PAPERS FROM KIT

4
9

DOWNSIZE ELEMENTS TO YOUR LIKING
ADD DROP SHADOWS AS YOU GO

Let's Get Started

Open new canvas 800x800
Flood fill white
Open element 42
Resize 70%
C/P to workspace
Using magic wand
Select inside each pane of the window
Selections-Modify-Expand-7
New raster
Open paper 4
Paste into selection
Selections None
Drag paper layer below window layer

Open elements
C/P to workspace
Cluster elements to your liking

Open your tube
C/P to workspace
Position into place

Open paper 9
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!!


Saturday, November 23, 2013

PTU-Christmas In Wonderland

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

SUPPLIES

Kit of choice: I am using Christmas In Wonderland. You can purchase this kit here.
Tube of choice: I am using the artwork of Ninaste. You must have a license to use this artwork.
Font of choice: Alice In Wonderland
Mask is an unknown mask. 

ELEMENTS FROM KIT

2
12
29
51
67
87
106

PAPERS FROM KIT

19
16

FRAMES FROM KIT

3

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

Let's Get Started

Open new canvas 800x800
Flood fill white
Open frame
Resize to 800x800
Than resize by 65%
C/P to workspace
Using magic wand
Select inside of frame
Selections Modify Expand 7
Open paper
C/P to workspace
Selections Invert
Hit delete 
Selections None
Drag paper below frame

Open your elements
C/P to workspace
Cluster elements to your liking

Open close up of tube
C/P to workspace
Drag below frame layer
If you have any overlapping, erase
Change blend mode to luminance legacy

Open full tube
C/P to workspace
Position into place

Open paper
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-Cozy Christmas

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

SUPPLIES

Kit of choice: I am using the beautiful kit Cozy Christmas by Pink Paradox Productions. You can purchase here.
Font of choice: I am using Inspiration
Brush of choice: I am using this set here. These are PS brushes, but there are PNG images so you can convert them to be used in PSP. You can learn how here.
Template provided here.
Plug Ins-VDL Adrenaline Snowflakes
Animation Shop

ELEMENTS FROM KIT
 
2
48
105 - Duplicate Mirror
 
PAPERS FROM KIT
 
2
19
28
 
Let's Get Started
 
Open template
Delete credit layers
 
Highlight layer 1
Selections Float Defloat
New raster layer
Open paper 2
C/Paste into selections
Selections None
Delete template layer
 
Highlight layer  2
Selections Float Defloat
Open paper 28
C/P to workspace
Selections Invert
Hit delete 
Selections None
Delete template layer
Apply drop shadow of choice
I used 1,1,50,7

Highlight layer 3
Using the Manual Color Correction Tool
Change to color of choice
I used the gold color from the kit
Add drop shadow from above
Repeat but change the 1's to -1's

Highlight layer 4
Selections Float Defloat
Open paper 19
Selections Invert
Hit delete
Selections None
Delete template layer

Apply drop shadow from above
Repeat but change the 1's to -1's
 
Highlight background layer
Selections Float Defloat
New Raster Layer
Flood fill with a gradient of choice
Selections None
Delete template layer
 
Open element 2
Image-Mirror
C/P to workspace
Drag below the red frame layer
Resize the element to your choosing
Apply drop shadow of choice
I use 2, 3, 50, 7
 
Open element 105
Resize 30%
C/P to workspace
Duplicate element
Drag the duplicate next to original. 
See my tag for reference
Merge the 2 elements together
Position into desired location
 Add drop shadow
 
Open element 48
Resize 30%
C/P to workspace
Position above the holly layers
Add drop shadow
 
New raster layer above all layers
Using your brush of choice
Choose a color of choosing
Add your brush to desired location on tag
 
Add your name
 
Hide your name layer
 
Highlight your background paper layer
Selections Float Defloat
New raster layer
Apply Snowflakes Plug In
Apply these settings
Click on image for larger view
 Selections None
Copy Merged
Take over to Animation Shop 
Paste as new animation
 
Back to PSP
Edit Undo Selections None
Edit Undo Snowflakes

Apply Snowflakes again but change Random Seed to 100
Selections None
Copy Merged
Take over to Animation Shop
Right click on previous image
Paste After Current Frame

Back to PSP
Edit Undo Selections None
Edit Undo Snowflakes

Apply Snowflakes again but change Random Seed to 200.
Selections None
Copy Merged
Take over to Animation Shop
Right click on previous image
Paste After Current Frame

In AS Still
Edit Select All
Animation-Frame Properties
Change to 35
View animation
Once to your liking
Save As A MNG so you can add names layer without redoing all your animation

Back to PSP
Unhide your name layer
Edit Copy
Back to AS
Paste as New Animation

Edit Duplicate Selected till you have 3 frames
Edit Select All
Right click on your name
Copy
Go to your tag
Right click on your tag 
Paste Into Selected Frame
View your animation
Save as GIF and your done.

Happy Creating!!