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Monday, April 19, 2010

Tut: Candy Girl

Candy Girl

This tutorial was written by me on April 19, 2010 using PSP 9.  All my tutorials assume you have some working knowledge of PSP and/or Animation Shop.


2 Tubes of choice - I'm using the gorgeous girls of Keith Garvey.  Do not use without a license.  You can purchase his tubes/license at MyPSPTubes.

Scrap Kit:  I'm using Wacky Winnie Designz portion of the "Candy Shoppe" store collab from Enchanted Designs Boutique.  You can purchase this great kit here.

Template - I'm using a collab template from Yvette and Tamie.  You can download this template from Tamie's blog under the January archives.  

Mask - WSL Mask 81 which you can download here

Font - Candy Store BV which you can download here.

Filters: Xero Porcelain

Open tube and template in PSP and minimize your tube

1.  On your template - Shift D to duplicate - close original - image - canvas size - 750 x 650 white

2.  On Rectangles layer - click with magic wand - copy/paste Paper 3 - selections - invert - delete - dropshadow - delete original layer

3.  On Rectangles 2 - click with magic wand - copy/paste Paper 5 - selections - invert - delete - dropshadow - delete original layer

4.  On Black Circles - click with magic wand - copy/paste Paper 12 - selections - invert - delete - effects - texture effects - weave with these settings:  1, 9, 1 white weave and gap - selections - select none - dropshadow - delete original

5.  On Pink Rectangle - with magic wand click on the darker pink parts of the rectangle - copy/paste Paper 10 - selections - invert - delete - deselect - apply same weave effect as above - dropshadow

6.  On the next template layer (white) click with magic wand - copy/paste Paper 9 - selections - invert - delete - dropshadow - de;ete original layer

7.  On Black Rectangle - click with magic wand - copy/paste Paper 4 - selections - invert - copy/paste your first tube as new layer - resize if needed - position - delete - select none - duplicate - image - mirror - effects - Xero Porcelain default settings - dropshadow rectangle and delete original

8.  Delete heart brushes and leave hearts layer as is

9.  Copy/paste Binder Clip 1 - resize - position on tag - dropshadow

10.  Copy/paste HString1 - resize - dropshadow and position

11.  Copy/paste Candy Heart 2 as new layer - resize - position in the center of your 2 tube layers - dropshadow - copy/paste Bow 1 - resize - position in the center of your candy heart -dropshadow

12.  Copy/paste DFlower 2 - position - duplicate - image - mirror - position - duplicate one more time and position - dropshadow each layer

13.  Copy/paste your main tube image - resize if necessary - position in the center towards the bottom of tag - dropshadow

14.  Add any other elements you choose - dropshadowing each layer

15.  On white background layer - new raster layer - selections - select all - copy/paste Paper 1 into selection - select none - layers - new mask layer - from image - find your mask - okay - merge group

16.  Close out background layer - crop/resize tag - add copyright/license and name - save as .png.

That's it!!  Thank you for trying my tutorial!!!


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Hello! I'm a SAHM of 2 beautiful children Wyatt & Caitlyn and have been married to my wonderful husband Everett for 9 years. I live in a small town in NW Florida and am owned by several miniature dachshunds. I've been PSPing for 7 years now and just now decided to put my tags into tutorial form. When I'm not busy taking care of my various animals which not only is dachshunds, but includes various types of fowl and poultry I am playing with my kids or at my computer.
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