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You'll find some versions of that tag in my gallery HERE

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To realize that tag, you'll need  the plugins :

- Filters Unlimited 2.0

- AP 01 / Lines silver lining

- Mura'smeister / clouds

and the material zip down below :

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*It is forbidden to suppress watermarks on the material provided , to alter, mist or rename the tubes in order to respect the work of the tubers

- The tubes of the women are by Karine

You'll be able to get her tubes by joining in her sharing group here

 - The brush I have used is by Ales1984

The other elements have been found on the net

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Preparation

- Duplicate your tubes and mask. Close the originals and minimize the copies for now.

- Export your brush into your psp as a custom brush

If your Psp doesn't accept it, just use my layer included in my zip

- Put the selections in the selection folder of your Psp

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Click here to print the tutorial

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You can use my arrow to follow your work

 

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1- Open a White raster layer of 800 by 650 pixels as below

If you wish , later on, to swap your white background for a colored background which matches your colours better, all you' ll have to do is to add a new layer above the white one and flood fill it with your colour ( Don't forget then to repeat step 2 on that new background! )

2- Effects / plugins / Filters Unlimited 2.0 / Paper textures / Stripe paper, fine / 74. 87

3- Set your colour palette with two colours matching your main tube

My choice : Foreground : colour cococo for me

Background : white

Set your foreground with the sunburst gradient " Acier métallique" as below :

 

4- Add a new raster layer

Flood fill your transparent layer with your foreground gradient  

At this stage, you can colorize that layer to match the colours you have chosen

5- Selections / load a selection / from disk / fairymist_lotty0.PspSelection / check Source Luminance and replace the selection

6- Selections / modify / Feather / 120

7- Activate your flood fill tool, set as below

Flood fill the selection with your background colour; I only did one right click !

Select none

8- Layers / new mask layer / choose "Lotty_Mask07.PspMask" / Only check Source Luminance 

Merge group

9- Effects / 3d effects / drop shadow / 1, 1, 100, 2, black

10-Add a new raster layer and select all

11- Activate the tube "konfetti01 1.pspimage", copy it and paste it into the selection

12- Selections / Float

13- Selections / modify / Feather / 5

14-Add a new raster layer

Flood fill the selection with your flood fill tool set as below 

I have used my background colour to fill the selection

One click is enough to paint all the dots ( the applied colour will be translucent )

Select none

15- Delete the previous layer with the coloured dots

16-Add a new raster layer

Set your colour palette as shown below ( no more gradient !)

17- Activate your brush tool set as below and apply the brush "Floral Aless 17" or a brush of your choice, with your foreground colour, as shown below 

I have set the mode of that layer to Multiply, it is up to you to see which mode looks better for you !

**** If your Psp doesn't accept that big brush, you'll find, in my zip material, the layer with my brush on, you can colorize it if necessary

Place it at the right place, against the left hand side of your tag *******

18- Add a new raster layer

Selections / load a selection / from disk / fairymist_lotty1.PspSelection / check Source Luminance and replace the selection

19-  Set your flood fill tool as shown below :

Flood fill your selection with your background colour 

Select none

Lower the opacity of that layer to 50

20- Effects / plugins / AP 01 / Lines silver lining as below

21- Add a new raster layer

Selections / load a selection / from disk / fairymist_lotty2.PspSelection / check Source Luminance and replace the selection

22- Flood fill your selection with your background colour 

Select none

Lower the opacity of that layer to 50

23- Effects / plugins / AP 01 / Lines silver lining as on step 20

24- Activate the tube " k@rine_ dreams _Woman _In_Grey_1017_AVRIL 2010.pspimage" or a tube of your choice, copy it and paste it as a new layer

Place against the right hand side of your tag, like me

Lower the opacity of that layer to 15 or to your liking

25- Activate now the layer with the white dots on 

With your eraser tool , size 50 , rub off the dots which are on the lady's face 

26- Go back to your top layer

Activate the tube " k@rine_ dreams _Woman _In_Grey_1019_AVRIL 2010.pspimage" or a tube of your choice, copy it and paste it as a new layer

- I have resized that tube at 75%

- I did Image / mirror

Place the tube as on my tag or to your liking 

27- Effects / 3d effects / drop shadow of your choice / 4, 4, 40, 20, black for me

28- Activate the tube "titre_lotty_fairymist.pspimage" or a decorative tube of your choice, copy it and paste it as a new layer

You may colorize my title to your liking

Place it to your liking

29- Add a new raster layer   and apply your signature

30- Make sure everything is in the right place !

Image / add some symmetricals borders of 1 pixel with your foreground colour

31- Image / add some symmetricals borders of 50 pixels with your background colour ( white for me )

32- Image / add some symmetricals borders of 2 pixels with your foreground colour

33- With your magic wand, set as below , select your 50 pixels width border

34- Effects / plugins / Mura'smeister / clouds default

Keep the selection

35- Effects / 3d effects/  drop shadow / 4, 4, 50, 5, black

Repeat that step with - 4 horiz and vert

Select none

36- Activate the tube "deco_lotty_fairymist.pspimage"or a decorative tube of your choice, copy it and paste it as a new layer

Place it in the top right hand side corner of your tag

37- Calques / Duplicate

Image / Flip

Image / mirror

38- Merge all

39- Save your work as a jpeg file and resize it if necessary

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That's it !! You've done it !!

If you 've enjoyed doing my tutorial, it would be nice to write a few words in my guest book ! If you 've had the slightest problem, please, send me a mail here so I can see to the problem !

Tutorial translated on the  16th of october 2010

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