Thank you for putting a link to this tutorial, whenever you display your realization of that tag on a website, on a group or in a mail !

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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 Graphic plus, L en K landksiteofwonders, Alien skin eye candy 5 / Impact and the material zip here

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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 tube of the woman is by JHanna

You can join in her sharing group here

- The tube ovalefleurs has been made from the mask Vix_mask291 here

The other elements have been found on the net

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Preparation

Duplicate your tubes and picture, close the originals and minimize the copies for now.  Export your brush in your psp as a custom brush

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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 new transparent image of 850 by 700 pixels

2- Prepare your colour palette with two colours out of your main tube

My choices are :

Foreground : light colour : rose cf98cf

Background : dark colour; deep purple 434561

3- Set your flood fill tool as below :

Flood fill your transparent image with your light colour

Put the opacity of your flood fill tool back to 100 !

4- Effects / plugins / Graphic plus / cross shadow  default

5- Add a new raster layer and flood fill it with your dark colour ( right click )

6- Layers / load mask from the disk / choose the mask dmsk0532

Merge group

7- Effects / image effects / seamless tiling /  default

8- Add a new raster layer

Put the white colour in your foreground

Apply the brush Klstockvector36 in the bottom left hand side corner of your tag

9- Layers / duplicate

Image / mirror and Image / flip

10- Layers / merge down

11- Set the mode of that layer to Overlay and lower the opacity to 80

12- Layers / duplicate

Image / mirror

13- Effects /distortion effects / waves as below :

14- Open the tube ovalefleurs, copy it and paste it as a new layer ( that layer is already set on the mode Dodge )

15- With your magic wand set as below, select the inside of your oval

16- Add a new raster layer

Open the oval picture ( you may choose to make your own oval selection from a picture of your choice ), copy it and paste it as a new layer

Select none

17- Lower the opacity of your picture ( mine is on 65 ) so you can see the effects of your brush underneath

18- Open the tube CJ_Floral Spray, copy it and paste it as a new layer

Place the tube in the top right hand side of your tag

Colorize the tube so it goes well with your colours ( I chose : 214 / 145 )

19- Layers / duplicate

Image / mirror and Image /flip

20- I've chosen to lower the opacity of the the tube which is at the top to 75

21- Open the tube text that I have prepared or make your own text with fonts of your choice, copy it and paste it as a new layer

Place the text in the top left hand side of your tag

22- Open the tube of the woman by Macha, copy it and paste it as a new layer

Place the tube as shown on my tag

23- Effects /3d effects / drop shadow of your choice / I've chosen : 4, 20, 50, 20, black

24- Make sure everything is at the right place

Image / add some symmetrical borders of 1 pixel with your dark colour

Layers / Promote Background layer !!!!

25- Image / resize it at 90% / resize all the layers not checked !!

( Adjust / sharpen if necessary )

26- Add a new raster layer

Layers / arrange / move down

Flood fill that layer with a light colour : for me : e4c7e9

27- Effects / plugins / L en K Landksiteofwonders / L en K's Jouri / 122, 129, 128

28- Activate the top layer (the one where your tag is)

- Effects / 3d effects / drop shadow of your choice / For me : 0, 0, 100, 30, black

29- Image / add some symmetrical borders of 2 pixels with your dark colour

30- Add a new raster layer and apply your signature

31- Merge all and save your work as a jpeg file

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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 28th of march 2009

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