Laters Baby


This tutorial was written by Fiona Pomfrett on May 14th 2012.
Any resemblance to any other tutorial is coincidental. Do not copy and paste this tutorial anywhere on the net.
Scripting and translating of this tutorial is strictly forbidden.

Supplies needed:
PSP – I used X4 but any version will do
Tube of Choice
Fonts of Choice – I used LD Remington Portable & Simply Glamorous
Eye Candy 4000 – Gradient Glow
50 Shades Bundle by DesignsBySarah

I used the awesome artwork of Keith Garvey
You will need a license from PTE to use his work.
Please do not use Keith’s work without purchasing a license first

Let’s Start
Open a new canvas 400×400 and flood fill with white
Open Shades Frame 1 from the kit, resize to 350 pixels wide
Copy and paste as a new layer onto your white canvas
Image, Free Rotate, Right by 90 degrees

Open your paper of choice I used Darker paper 2
Copy and paste as a new layer
Move below your frame layer on your layer palette
With your freehand selection tool (settings below)
Selection type: Point to point / Mode: Add (Shift) / Feather & Smoothing: 0 / Anti-Alias: checked
Draw a selection round the edge of your frame
Selections, Invert
Ensure you are on the paper layer, press delete on your keyboard
Selections, None

Open Darker Print 2, resize to 350 pixels high
Copy and paste as a new layer
Move below the paper layer
Position over to the left of you canvas
Erase any parts that show on the right hand side of your frame

Open Darker Print 1 and resize to 375 pixels wide
Copy and paste as a new layer
Image, Free Rotate, Right 90 degrees
Position so its sticking out from teh right side of the frame

Open Shades Branch 3, resize by 60%
Copy and paste as a new layer
Position over the black print on the left hand side
Add a drop shadow of choice I used:
V&H: 2 / Opacity: 70 / Blur: 8.91 / Color: Black
Erase any parts to the right or bottom of the frame

Open Shades Branch 1
Copy and paste as a new layer
Position over the print on the right
Add the same drop shadow
I selected one leaf and promoted to layer
I then moved that layer above the frame
Erase any parts to the left and bottom of your frame

Activate the paper layer
Copy and paste your tube as a new layer
Resize if needed
Erase any parts of the tube that are outside the frame
Duplicate your tube

On the original
Effects, Plugins, Xero – Porcelain use the default settings
Change the blend mode to Luminance (legacy)
On the copy
Change the blend mode to Soft Light and lower the opacity to about 60

Add any additional elements to make your tag YOURS
Add the same drop shadow to each element
Activate the frame and add the drop shadow

Select your text tool and choose a bold font
Set your foreground to null, background to a color of choice
Create as vector and Anti-Alias both checked
Add your name
Add the same drop shadow as used on your elements

Change your font to a scripty one
Set your background to another color of choice, keep your foreground on null
Add your name again
Position over your previous name
Convert to raster
Effects, Plugins, Eye Candy 4000 – Gradient Glow

Add the same drop shadow again

Add your artists copyrights, scrap credits and your own taggers watermark as a new layer
Delete the white background
Crop away any excess canvas
Save as a jpg/png
All Done 🙂

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