Wednesday, 28 April 2010


Tutorial written by and © to Bits N Bobs 28th April 2010.
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Supplies needed
Font of choice.
I am using Phank
Tube of choice.
I have used Royal hangover by Camilla Drakenborg
Tube not to be used without an AMI license
Scrap kit 'Angels and faeries' by Bits N Bobs
Items used...
frame 2, paper 2, fairydust 3, wing 2

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, 500 x 500 at 72 dpi.

1.Re-size frame 2 to 375 pixels high,
copy, paste as a new layer on your working image.
Select the center of your frame with your magic wand.
Selections/ modify/ expand by 5 pixels.

2.Re-size paper 2 to 375 pixels wide,
copy/ paste as a new layer.
Selections/ invert, hit delete on your keyboard.
Selections/ select none.
Layers/ arrange/ move down.

3.Activate your top layer.
Re-size your tube to 380 pixels high.
Copy/ paste as a new layer,
position so her head and crown pops out the top of the frame.

4.Activate your frame layer.
Selections/ select all, selections/ float, selections/ defloat.
Activate your tube layer and use your eraser to rub out the
bottom part of your princess.
Selections/ select none.
Rub out the remaining part of your tube hanging out the bottom.

5.Re-size fairydust 3 to 350 pixels wide.
Copy, paste as a new layer.
Position towards the bottom left corner.
Layers/ duplicate, image/ mirror,
Layers/ merge/ merge down.
Layers/ arrange/ send to bottom.
Layers/ duplicate/ image/ flip.
Layers/ merge/ merge down.
Layers/ duplicate, image/ rotate/ free rotate,
90 left( all layers and single canvas untabbed ).
Layers/merge/ merge down.

6.Re-size wing 2 to 200 pixels wide,
copy/ paste as a new layer.
Position to your liking.
Layers/ duplicate, image/ mirror.
Layers/ merge/ merge down.
Layers/ arrange/ send to bottom.
Layers/ arrange/ move up (wings should be above your sparkles layer).

7.Add a drop shadow of choice to any layersyou require to have one.
I am using the following settings on all layers.
V3, H3, O 50, B5.00, Colour: #000000

8.Layers/ merge/ merge visible.
Add a new raster layer.
Add your copyright info and name.
File export as a transparent png or jpg if you prefer a white background and save.

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