Wednesday, 27 February 2013

Alex Prihodko - Paddy Patricia


Paddy Patricia
Tutorial written by and © to Bits N Bobs 27th February 2013.
Results are for personal use only.
No monetry gain allowed and that includes placing them behind a paid or donation based membership area.
You are not allowed to share/forward or translate any of my tutorials or place them on any blog, website, DVD or anywhere else without my permission.
These tutorials are written from my own ideas and any similarities to any other tutorial is purely coincidental.
All tutorials are for those with a working knowledge of paintshop pro.
I reserve the right to amend these terms at any time.

Supplies needed.
Font of choice for your name.
I am using Mountains Of Christmas
Tube of  choice.
I am using Patricia by Alex Prihodko 
Tube is not to be used without the correct licence.
Scrap kit Go Paddy by Bits N Bobs 
Items I have used are....
Paper 12, GP9, GP26, GP62, GP68, 


Note
This tutorial was written in PSP 9.
Double click on your font and minimize.
Open all other supplies in paintshop.
Open a new image 600 wide X 250 high at 72 dpi

1. Open your paper,
Copy, paste as a new layer.
Layers/ merge/ merge visible.

2. Copy GP9, paste as a new layer.
Do not move it.
Layers duplictate,
image/ mirror.
Use your selection tool set to freehand


Select the left corner of the paper behind the rainbow.
Hold down the shift key and select the other corner.

Activate your paper layer.
Adjust/ hue saturation/ colourize
choose a green colour.
Selections/ select none.

3. Activate your top rainbow.
Layers/ merge/ merge down.
Add a drop shadow.
I am using...
V 3 - H 3 - O 80 - B 7 - Colour #000000
and
V -3 - H -3 - O 80 - B 7 - Colour #000000

4. Copy GP62, paste as a new layer.
Position at the bottom center.
Only the top half to show.
Layers/ arrange/ move down
to behind the rainbows.
Add a drop shadow.
I am using...
V 3 - H 3 - O 80 - B 7 - Colour #000000

5. Copy GP26, paste as a new layer.
Re-size to 400 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Adjust/ sharpness, sharpen with default settings.
Position on the left hand side.
Layers duplictate,
image/ mirror.
Layers/ merge/ merge down.
Add a drop shadow.

6. Copy GP68, paste as a new layer.
Re-size to 200 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Position on the right bottom corner.
Layers duplictate,
image/ mirror.
Layers/ merge/ merge down.
Add a drop shadow.

7. Copy GP46, paste as a new layer.
Re-size to 300 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Position in the top center.
Add a drop shadow.
Layers/ arrange/ move down to under the rainbows.

8. Activate your top layer.
Copy your tube, paste as a new layer.
Re-size to 200 pixels wide,
position bottom center.
Add a drop shadow.

9. Layers/ new raster layer.
Add your copyright info and name
export and save.

10. For your avatar open a new image,
180 x 180 at 72 dpi.
Copy your tag, paste as a new layer.
Position to your liking.
Layers/ merge/ merge visible.
Add your copyright info, initial and then save.

Sunday, 24 February 2013

Go Paddy


Go Paddy
Tutorial written by and © to Bits N Bobs 24th February 2013.
Results are for personal use only.
No monetry gain allowed and that includes placing them behind a paid or donation based membership area.
You are not allowed to share/forward or translate any of my tutorials or place them on any blog, website, DVD or anywhere else without my permission.
These tutorials are written from my own ideas and any similarities to any other tutorial is purely coincidental.
All tutorials are for those with a working knowledge of paintshop pro.
I reserve the right to amend these terms at any time.

Supplies needed.
Font of choice for your name.
I am using Hawn Wedding
Tube of  choice.
I am using Heidi by Bits N Bobs 
Tube is not to be used without the correct licence.
Scrap kit Go Paddy by Bits N Bobs 
Items I have used are....
Paper 12, GP9, GP15, GP17, GP27, GP36, GP43, GP66, GP68, GP74,
Mask of choice.
I am using CMPattysMask1ByElla available here


Note
This tutorial was written in PSP 9.
Double click on your font and minimize.
Open all other supplies in paintshop.
Open a new image 600 wide X 600 high at 72 dpi

1. Open your paper,
Image/ re-size to 600 x 600.
Copy, paste as a new layer.
Layers/ new mask layer/ from image
Scroll and find your mask.
Source luminance tabbed,
all others un-tabbed.
Layers/ merge/ merge group


2. Copy GP74, paste as a new layer.
Re-size to 500 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Position in the center.

3. Copy GP9, paste as a new layer.
Re-size to 300 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Position to the right of the frame.
Layers/ duplicate, image/ mirror.
Layers/ merge/ merge down.
Layers/ arrange/ move down.
Lower the layer opacity to 50%
Activate your top layer.

4. Copy GP66, paste as a new layer.
Re-size to 400 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Image/ mirror.
Position to the left of the frame,
cover the bottom of the rainbow
with the cupcake but leave
a small side space for the drop shadow.
Add a drop shadow of choice.
I have used...
V 3 - H 3 - O 80 - B 7 - Colour #000000

5. Copy GP68, paste as a new layer.
Re-size to 400 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Position to the right of the frame,
cover the bottom of the rainbow
with the brim of the hat but leave
a small side space for the drop shadow.
Add a drop shadow of choice.

6. Copy GP27, activate your mask layer,
paste as a new layer.
Re-size to 500 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Add a drop shadow of choice.

7. Activate your frame layer.
Use your magic wand to select the center of the frames.
Selections / modify/ expand by 5.
Activate you rainbow layer and hit delete.
Activate the bead layer and hit delete.
Layers/ new raster layer, flood fill with #6f9b0c.
Layers/ properties/ blend mode to Burn.

8. Activate your frame layer.
Add a drop shadow of choice.
Choose the green layers for your tube.
Adjust/ colour balance/ manual colour correction
I have then manually adjusted the colours
of each green layer including the hair.
I am using source #20bb99 and target #149214

Edit/ Copy merged, paste as a new layer.
Lower the layer opacity slightly so you can
see your frame through her.
Using your freehand selection tool
cut away the part below the bottom of the frame.

9. Copy GP15, paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size to 200,
add a drop shadow.
Layers/ move/ move down.
Position over the bottom of your tube.

10. Copy GP43, paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size to 500 pixels high.
Add a drop shadow.
Layers/ move/ move down.
Position over the bottom right of your tube.
Layers/ dupicate layer.
Image/ mirror.
Position in the middle of the right frame.
Layers/ arrange/ move down.
Repeat until it is below the frame layer.
Use your freehand selection tool to
cut away any part below the bottom of the frame.
Layers/ dupicate layer.
Image/ mirror.
Layers/ merge/ merge down.
Add a drop shadow.
Move your tube to the center.

11. Copy GP36, paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size to 400.
Using your raster deform tool rotate slightly.
Position between the two hats but closer
to the left hat than the right.
Add a drop shadow.

12. Copy GP17, paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size to 200.
Position between the bow and right hat.
Add a drop shadow.

13. Layers/ new raster layer.
Add your copy right info and name.
Layers/ merge / merge visible.
File export as a png file with
a transparent background.

Thursday, 7 February 2013

Full Of Love




Full Of Love

Tutorial written by copyrighted to Bits N Bobs February 7th 2013
Results are for personal use only.
No monetry gain allowed and that includes placing them behind a paid or donation based membership area.
You are not allowed to share/forward or translate any of my tutorials or place them on any blog, website, DVD or anywhere else without my permission.
These tutorials are written from my own ideas and any similarities to any other tutorial is purely coincidental.
All tutorials are for those with a working knowledge of paintshop pro.
I reserve the right to amend these terms at any time.

Supplies needed.
Font of choice for your name.
I am using Dragonwick
Tube of  choice.
I am using Katherine By Bits N Bobs 
Tube is not to be used without the correct licence
Scraps of choice I am using Full Of Love by Bits N Bobs 
Scraps I am using are .....
Paper1, FOL12, FOL20, FOL22, FOL39, FOL42, FOL51, FOL55, FOL70
1st Mask image available here

Note

This tutorial was written in PSP 9
Open all supplies in paintshop except the font.
Double click on your font and minimize.
Open a new image, 600 w x 600 h at 72 dpi.

1. Copy your paper and paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size 60% all layers un-tabbed.
Layers/ new mask layer/ from image.
Select your mask image,
source luminance tabbed,
invert mask data un-tabbed.
Layers/ merge/ merge group,
layers/ merge/ merge visible.

2. Copy FOL50, paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size 80% all layers un-tabbed.
Image/ rotate/ free rotate left 90,
all layers un-tabbed.
Copy FOL55, paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size 70% all layers un-tabbed.


3. Copy your half close uptube, paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size 80% all layers un-tabbed.
Adjust/ image/ sharpen.
Move up slightly, add drop shadow of choice.
I am using V3 - H5 - O70 - B9.00 - C #000000


4. Now to add your elements.
For exact placement please see
my tag at the start of the post.
I have added mine,
each one copied and pasted on
a new layer as follows....

FOL20 image/ re-size 40%,
add a drop shadow, position bottom right.

FOL70 image/ re-size 50%,
add a drop shadow, position just to
the left of the cupcake.

FOL42 image/ re-size 40%,
add a drop shadow, position bottom right.

FOL39 image/ re-size 40%,
add a drop shadow, position bottom center.

FOL12 image/ mirror/ image/ re-size 40%,
add a drop shadow, position bottom left.

FOL22 image/ mirror/ image/ re-size 40%,
add a drop shadow, position top center.

5. Layers/ new raster layers.
Add your copyright info,
name and then export as
a transparent png and save.

A darker love



A darker love

Tutorial written by copyrighted to Bits N Bobs February 7th 2013
Results are for personal use only.
No monetry gain allowed and that includes placing them behind a paid or donation based membership area.
You are not allowed to share/forward or translate any of my tutorials or place them on any blog, website, DVD or anywhere else without my permission.
These tutorials are written from my own ideas and any similarities to any other tutorial is purely coincidental.
All tutorials are for those with a working knowledge of paintshop pro.
I reserve the right to amend these terms at any time.

Supplies needed.
Font of choice for your name.
I am using Alice in wonderland
Tube of  choice.
I am using Temptress By Bits N Bobs
Tube is not to be used without the correct licence
Scraps of choice I am using Gothic Fantasy by Bits N Bobs
Scraps I am using are .....

Paper3, GF35, GF64, GF70

Plugins
Alienskin xenofex2 - Shatter

Note

This tutorial was written in PSP 9
Open all supplies in paintshop except the font.
Double click on your font and minimize.
Open a new image, 600 w x 250 h at 72 dpi.

1. Copy your paper and paste as a new layer.
Layers/ merge/ merge visible.
Copy your main tube.
Paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size 70%
Position on the far right.
Change the layer blend mode to Luminance Legacy.

2. Copy GF64, paste as a new layer.
Re-size 60% all layers un-tabbed.
Place on the far right hand side.
Add a drop shadow of choice.
I am using V3 - H5 - O70 - B9.00 - C #000000

3. Copy GF70, paste as a new layer.
Re-size 70% all layers un-tabbed.
Place in the bottom right corner.
Add a drop shadow of choice.

4. Copy GF35, paste as a new layer.
Image/ rotate/ free rotate 90 left all layers un-tabbed.
Re-size 50% all layers un-tabbed.
Position towards the right hand side.

5. Copy your main tube.
Paste as a new layer.
Position so it's only her bottom half in view.
Place in the center on the left.
Effects/ plugins/ Alienskin xenofex2/ Shattered
See screenshot below for settings.
Layers/ arrange/ move down



6. Copy your main tube.
Paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size 60%
Position on the left to your liking.
Add a drop shadow of choice.
Add a new raster layer.
Add your copyright info and name.
File export and save.

7. For your avatar open a new image,
180 x 180 at 72 dpi.
Copy your tag, paste as a new layer.
Position to your liking.
Layers/ new raster layers.
Add your copyright info, initial and then save.

Butterfly lover


Butterfly Lover

Tutorial written by copyrighted to Bits N Bobs February 7th 2013 Results are for personal use only. No monetry gain allowed and that includes placing them behind a paid or donation based membership area. You are not allowed to share/forward or translate any of my tutorials or place them on any blog, website, DVD or anywhere else without my permission.
These tutorials are written from my own ideas and any similarities to any other tutorial is purely coincidental.
All tutorials are for those with a working knowledge of paintshop pro.
I reserve the right to amend these terms at any time.

Supplies needed.
Font of choice for your name.
I am using Alex Brush
Tube of  choice.
I am using Individual Tube 9-2 By Enamorte
Tube is not to be used without the correct licence

Note
This tutorial was written in PSP 9
Open all supplies in paintshop except the font.
Double click on your font and minimize.
Open a new image, 600 w x 250 h at 72 dpi.

1. Select a colour from your tube.
I am using #ed8db8, flood fill your working image.
Copy the complete image of your tube (the one with the background),
paste as a new layer.
Image/ rotate/ free rotate 90 right all layers un-tabbed.
Layers/ merge/ merge visible.
Effects/ image effects/ seamless tiling.

Activate your crop tool and snap crop
rectangle to Layer opaque. ok.
Layers/ duplicate.
Effects/ reflection effects/ kaleidoscope
Settings in screen shot below.
Lower layer opacity to 60%



2. Copy your close up tube, paste as a new layer.
Position on the right hand side and so that her
hand is more or less in the middle of the image.
Change the layer blend mode to Luminance Legacy.
Copy your tube without the wings, paste as a new layer.
Layers/ move/ move down.
Position in the middle so the butterfly on her skirt
looks like it is on the hand of the close up.
Change the layer blend mode to Luminance Legacy.

3. Copy your tube with the wings, paste as a new layer.
Image/ mirror, position on the left hand side with
her hand pointing towards the lady with the butterfly.
Add a drop shadow of choice.
I am using V3 - H5 - O70 - B9.00 - C #000000
Layers/ merge/ merge visible.
Add your copyright info, name and then save.

4. For your avatar open a new image,
180 x 180 at 72 dpi.
Copy your tag, paste as a new layer.
Position to your liking.
Layers/ merge/ merge visible.
Add your copyright info, initial and then save.