Hibiki

M_Hibiki_Heidi

This tutorial was written by me on May 19th, 2015 and is my own creation. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional.

PSP Version used: PSP X5

This tutorial assumes you have a good working knowledge of PSP.

Supplies:

Tube of choice. I am using the art of Maribel, a ftu artist. You can check out her art here.

PTU kit from Scottish Butterfly called Hibiki. You can purchase it here.

Template 677 by Millie’s PSP Madness. You can find it here.

Oriental mask by me. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Konfuciuz.

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Open your template. Delete the following layers: Raster 1, 9, 8, & 5. Merge together layers 1 & 2. Set your canvas size to 800 x 676. Resize all layers by 75%.

Open your mask & Paper9. Resize your paper by 75%. Paste your paper above the background layer of the template. Apply your mask, merge group.

Replace each template layer with the following:

1 – Paper8
3 – Paper12
4 – Paper4
6 – Paper13
7 – Paper7

Now lets add our elements:

PaperLanternString – resize by 60%. Paste above the striped paper layer. Place along the top of the black ornamental layer.
Screen – resize by 50%. Place to the upper left.
Panda – resize by 40%. Place to the lower left.
Umbrella3 – resize by 40%. Paste above the top layer, then place over the upper right corner of the top sqaure.
Lamp – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom, slightly to the left.
Grass – resize by 80%. Place to the bottom left. Duplicate & place to the bottom right.
CherryBlossom3 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom left. Duplicate, flip horizontal, then place to the bottom right.
CherryBlossom2 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom, to the right side of the flower in the lower left. Duplicate, flip horizontal, & place to the left side of the flower in the lower right.
Beads3 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom left. Duplicate, place to the bottom right.
Containers – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom left.
Bowl2 – resize by 40%. Place to the lower right.
Shoes – resize by 35%, flip horizontal. Place to the lower right.
WishBox – resize by 40%. Place to the left of the shoes.
Candle2 – resize by 60%. Place to the right of the containers.
Sparkle2 – resize by 74%. Paste as a new layer.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the umbrella layer. Place over the top dark grey square.

Add your name, copyright, & license info if using a PTU tube. Apply a drop shadow of choice to your layers. Merge visible & save as a PNG.

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Fiesta

IR_Fiesta_Freek

This tutorial was written by me on May 14th, 2015 and is my own creation. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional.

PSP Version used: PSP X5

This tutorial assumes you have a good working knowledge of PSP.

Supplies:

Tube of choice. I am using the art of Ismael Rac. You can purchase his tubes here.

PTU kit from Freeks Creations called Fiesta. You can purchase it here.

Template 755 by Millie’s PSP Madness. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Carpenter ICG.

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Open your template. Delete the following layers: credits, 13, 12, 11.

Set the canvas size to 650 x 539. Resize all layers by 92%. Back to setting the canvas size. Set the canvas size to 600 x 500.

Merge together any duplicate layers with their corresponding layer.

Now lets replace our layers with the following:

1 – Paper8
3 – Paper5
4 – Paper6
6 – Paper2
7 – Paper7
9 – set your foreground to #5f9699 & your background to #d1dfc6. Create a linear gradient, angle 45, repeats 3. Add a new raster layer & floodfill the layer with your gradient. (be sure to select all, float, defloat layer 9 before you add your new layer).

Now lets add our elements:

Splatter – resize by 76%. Place to the left side. Duplicate & move to the right, flip vertical. Merge these two layers together. Move this layer to the bottom.
Maracas – resize by 40%. Place above the left small sqaure. Move this layer below the circle paper layer. Rotate slightly to the right.
Blanket – resize by 50%. Place to the right side above the small sqaures layer.
Cactus – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom, between each small square.
Peppers – resize by 50%. Place along the right edge if the blanket.
Chihuahua – resize by 50%, flip horizontal. Place to the lower right.
Sombrero – resize by 40%. Place to the upper left corner of the blanket. Rotate slightly to the right.
Ribbon3 – resize by 92%. Place to the bottom.
Flower – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right.
Salt – resize by 30%. Place to the left side of the flower.
Margarita – resize by 40%. Place to the right of the salt.
Guitar – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom left with the bottom of the guitar just below the top of the ribbon.
Pinata – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom left of the guitar.
Sparkles – place to your liking.

Word Art – resize by 60%. Select all, float, defloat. Add a new raster layer & floodfill with #ffffe9. Deselect.

Because the fill isn’t solid, we are going to do some adjusting. Add a new raster layer just below the word art layer. Floodfill with a darker gray.

On the light floodfill layer, use your brush tool, +Round 10 brush selected from the drop down layer. Make sure the hardness is set to 100. Now paint over the same color as you did the light floodfill. Make sure not to go outside of the edges of this layer.

Delete the dark gray layers. Merge together the wordart & the light floodfill layer. Place to the bottom of your template.

Open your tube & resize as necessary. Paste as a new layer just above the sombrero layer. Erase any part of the tube that extends below the ribbon.

Duplicate your tube & move the duplicate layer so it is just above the gradient layer. Arrange your tube over the left small square. On the gradient layer, select all, float, defloat. On the tube layer, selections, invert & press delete. Deselect.

Effects, artistic effects, halftone using the settings of your choice.

Add your name, copyrights, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice, then merge visible. Save as a PNG.

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Super Skullie

MC_SuperSkullie_Kristin

This tutorial was written by me on May 10th, 2015 and is my own creation. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional.

PSP Version used: PSP X5

This tutorial assumes you have a good working knowledge of PSP.

Supplies:

Tube of choice. I am using the art of Maryline Cazenave. You can purchase her tubes here.

PTU kit from Toxic Desirez called Super Skullie. You can purchase it here.

Font of choice. I am using Big Winks.

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Open Frame 1. Resize by 75%, all layers unchecked. Now resize all layers by 94%.

Create a new linear gradient with the following colors: #fe85d6, #faf6ed, & #322b2d.

On your frame, use the magic wand tool & click inside your frame. Selections, modify, expand by 5. Add a new raster layer & floodfill with your gradient. Deselect. Move this layer below your frame layer.

Effects, Artistic Effects, Halftone using the following settings:

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Open the Splatter. Place slightly above the top of the frame. Duplicate, place slightly below the bottom of the frame. Merge the two splatter layers together, then move this layer to the bottom.

Lets add the remaining elements, which will all be place above the frame layer:

Kitty – resize by 30%. Place along the right side of the frame.
Bow 1 – resize by 50%. Place to the upper right, along the frame.
Ribbon – resize by 70%. Place to the bottom.
Talk Bubble – resize by 30%, flip horizontal. Place to the upper left.
Cuppy – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom left.
String – resize by 70%. Place to the bottom.
Skull Cone – resize by 30%. Place to the right side of the cuppy.
Barrel – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right.
Cherry Skulls – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom right of the barrel.
Bomb – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom of the barrel.
Lips – resize by 25%. Place to the bottom of the cuppy & cone.
Sparkles – resize by 74%.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer just above the bow layer. Duplicate, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to Screen, 50.

Add your name, copyrights, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice to your layers. Merge visible & save as a PNG.

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Fantasy Tea Party

AP_FantasyTeaParty_Heidi

This tutorial was written by me on May 5th, 2015 and is my own creation. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional.

PSP Version used: PSP X5

This tutorial assumes you have a good working knowledge of PSP.

Supplies:

Tube of choice. I am using the art of Alex Prihodko. You can purchase his tubes here.

PTU kit by Scottish Butterfly Creations called Fantasy Tea Party. You can purchase it here.

Sexy Imagination template from Dee. You can find it here.

Mask 71 from Millie’s PSP Madness. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Janda Cheerful Script.

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Open your template. Delete the following layers: font info, info, bottom stars, top stars, dirty mind, sexy imagination!, Just a, I don’t have a, pixel words, white strip, & bg. Set the canvas size to 800 x 800 px. Now resize all layers by 75%.

Open Paper10 & your mask. Paste your paper as a new layer onto your template canvas. Move this layer to the bottom. Apply your mask, merge group.

Now to replace the template layers with the following:

Grey oval – Paper5
Black strip – Paper11
Large orange circle – Paper12
Creme strip – Paper13
Pink circle – Paper15 (move the paper to the right so the sparkles & stars are visible in this layer)
Grey strip – Paper14
Small orange circle – Paper6
Creme rectangle – Paper13
Pink rectangle – Paper7

Now to add your elements (all elements should be placed above the top template layer):

Ivy – resize by 60%, flip horizontal. Place to the left.
Vine2 – resize by 60%, flip horizontal. Place over the ivy.
Birdfeeder – resize by 80%. Place to the right side.
Ribbon – rotate left, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom right.
Bird2 – resize by 40%. Place over the top of the birdfeeder.
Fairy – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom.
Kitten – resize by 50%. Place to the left side of the fairy.
Beads – place to the bottom.
Table – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom left.
Cup – resize by 30%. Place on top of the table.
Chipmunk – resize by 60%, flip horizontal. Place to the bottom right.
Mushroom – resize by 40%. Place in front of the chipmunk.
Rose – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom right of the kitten.
Canisters – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom of the table.
LButterflyCluster – resize by 30%. Place between the rose & mushroom. Rotate slightly to the right.
Sparkles – resize by 75%. Paste as a new layer.

On the small circle layer, select all, float, defloat.

Now lets add our tube. Open your tube, paste as a new layer above the small circle layer. Place to your liking. Then selections, invert & press delete. Deselect. Duplicate the tube, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to screen. On the original tube layer, set the blend mode to luminance (L), 50.

Repeat for the small rectangle layer.

Paste your tube above the bird2 layer, resizing as necessary.

Add your name, copyrights, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice to your layers, then merge visible.

Save as a PNG.

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Dollar

SA_Dollar_Tracy

This tutorial was written by me on April 29th, 2015 and is my own creation. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional.

PSP Version used: PSP X5

This tutorial assumes you have a good working knowledge of PSP.

Supplies:

Tube of choice. I am using the art of Spazzd Art. You can purchase her tubes here.

PTU kit by Scraps N Pleasure called Dollar. You can purchase this kit here.

Template 738 by Millie’s PSP Madness. You can find it here.

Mask 187 by Insatiable Dreams. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using Broken 15

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Open your template. Delete the cr, 10, 9, & 3 layers. Set the canvas size to 800 x 594. Resize all layers by 75%.

Merge together the following layers:

1 & 2
5 & 6
7 & 8

Replace each layer with the following:

1 – Paper 5
4 – select all, float, defloat. Add a new raster layer. Open Paper 6. Copy the paper and paste into selection.
5 – Paper 1
7 – select all, float, defloat. Add a new raster layer & floodfill with #ecddb2. Do not deselect yet.

Selections, modify, select selection borders, both sides, 2, anti-alias checked. Add a new layer then with a gradient of your choice (I used a linear gradient, angle 45, repeats 3 with #d2b980 & #f3efe9), floodfill this layer. Add noise, uniform, 25, monochrome checked. Now you can deselect.

Now lets add our elements:

Element30 – resize by 50%. Paste as a new layer above the black & gold paper layer. Place to the top of the frames.
Element06 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom. Move this layer above the frame layer.
Element54 – paste as a new layer & place to the bottom.
Element03 – resize by 60%. Place to the bottom left.
Element20 – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom left, along the left side of the frames.
Element49 – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom left, between the bottle & mascara.
Element18 – resize by 60%. Place the the botom of the mascara.
Element28 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom right.
Element51 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom left of the shoe.
Element44 – resize by 50%. Place over the shoe, rotate slightly to the right.
Element50 – resize by 40%. Place to the right of the cash.
Element02 – resize by 20%. Place over the cash & poker chips.
Element15 – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above the frame back layer. Place your tube over the left set of frame backs. Duplicate, place over the right side of frame backs. Place to your liking, then merge the two tube layers together. On the frame back layer, select all, float, defloat. On the tubes layer, selections, invert, & press delete. Deselect. Duplicate the tubes layer, gaussian blur, 3.00. Set the blend mode for this layer to screen, 100.

On the original merged layer, effects, artistic effects halftone using the following settings:

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Now set the blend mode for this layer to luminance (L), 70.

Paste your tube again, then move this layer above the cityscape layer, resizing as necessary.

Add your name, copyright, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice to your layers, then merge visible. Objects, alight, center in canvas.

Open your mask & Paper03. Paste your paper as a new layer above the background layer. Apply your mask, merge group.

Save as a PNG.

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Gothic Beauty

EC_GothicBeauty_Kandii

This tutorial was written by me on April 24th, 2015 and is my own creation. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional.

PSP Version used: PSP X5

This tutorial assumes you have a good working knowledge of PSP.

Supplies:

Tube of choice. I am using the art of Elias Chatzoudis. I purchased this tube when he was with PSP Tubes Emporium, which is now closed. You may now purchase his tubes here.

PTU kit from Kandii Popz Dezignz called Gothic Beauty. You can purchase this kit here.

Template 201 by Toxic Desirez. You can find it here.

Font of choice. I am using CF Revolution.

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Open your template. Set the canvas size to 850 x 737. Resize all layers by 71%. Delete the credits layer.

Merge together the following layers respectively:

Raster 8/Copy of Raster 8
Raster 7/Copy of Raster 7
Raster 6/Copy of Raster 6
Raster 5/ Copy of Raster 5

Replace each layer with the following:

Raster 8 – Paper 11
Raster 7 – Paper 2
Raster 6 – Paper 12
Raster 5 – Paper 8
Raster 4 – Paper 15
Copy of Raster 1 – new raster layer, floodfill with a linear gradient using the colors #cccccc & #262626. Effects, Artistic Effects, Halftone, Line – 8, Screen Angles – 108, Use as overlay checked, Blend mode – Soft Light 100, Greyscale, Ink #000000, Transparent checked.
Copy of Raster 3 – new raster layer, floodfill with #cccccc.
Raster 3 – new raster layer, floodfill with a linear gradient using two colors of your choice.

Now lets add our elements:

Mask – resize by 85%. Move this layer above the background layer.
WireFencing – resize by 70%. Paste above the mask layer.
Lights – resize by 62%. Place towards the top of your template. Move this layer above the black circle layer.
Lightspots – resize by 83%. Move this layer above the top layer.
String2 – resize by 69%. Place to the bottom.
Ribbon2 – resize by 79%. Place to the bottom.
SpiderCake – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom left.
Ted – resize by 50%. Place to the bottom right.
Bat – resize by 50%. Place to the upper right of the circle layer.
Candle – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom right.
Pill – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom of the cupcake.
Cocktail – resize by 40%. Place to the right of the cupcake.
Bomb – resize by 40%. Place to the bottom left of the cocktail.
TwistedSafetyPin – resize by 40%. Place to the left of the candle.

Open your tube, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer. Duplicate, gaussian blur 3.00. Set the blend mode to overlay.

Add your name, copyrights, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice, if desired. Merge visible, then save as a PNG.

Thanks for checking out my tutorials.

Angel

CP_Angel_Heidi1 CP_Angel_Heidi2

This tutorial was written by me on April 19th, 2015 and is my own creation. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental and unintentional.

PSP Version used: PSP X5

This tutorial assumes you have a good working knowledge of PSP.

Supplies:

Tube of choice. I am using the art of Chris Pastel. I purchased this tube from Inzpired Creationz Store, which is now closed. You can now purchase his tubes here.

PTU kit by Scottish Butterfly Creations called Angel. You can purchase this kit here.

Font of choice. I am using Rundkursiv.

Filters:

VM Extravaganza – Transmission

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Open a new blank canvas, 600 x 200.

Open Paper 10. Paste as a new layer onto the blank canvas.

Add your elements:

Fan – resize by 60%. Place to the far left, slightly down from the center. Duplicate, & place to the far right.
Cloud – resize by 60%. Paste as a new layer.
Rose – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom. Duplicate 3 times. Place each rose along the bottom, spaced out evenly.
Flower – resize by 30%. Place to the bottom. Duplicate 4 times & arrange between the roses. See my tag for placement.
Sparkles – paste as a new layer.

Open your tube & paste as a new layer above the paper layer. Duplicate 3 times and place to your liking. Once satisfied, merge the tube layers together. Duplicate the merged layer, gaussian blur, 3.00. Set the blend mode to screen, 55.

On the original merged layer, VM Extravaganza – Transmission, 6, 0, 40. Set the blend mode for this layer to soft light, 55.

Open your tube again, resizing as necessary. Paste as a new layer above your flower layers and place between the fans.

In your materials palette, set the foreground to #cabbcc & your background to #341a37. Create a linear gradient using these colors, repeats 3, angle 45.

Add a new raster layer and floofill with the gradient. Select all, selections, modify, contract by 2. Press delete. Deselect. Add noise, uniform, 75, monochrome checked.

Add another raster layer. Floodfill with #ffffff. Select all, selections, modify, contract by 3. Press delete, then deselect. Move this layer below the noise frame layer. Merge the two frame layers together.

Add your name, copyrights, & license info. Apply a drop shadow of choice, then merge visible. Save as a PNG.

For the avatar, remove the name, copyrights, & frame layers. Crop your image to a size between 150 & 200 or to your preference. Repeat the steps to make the frame layer, then add your name or initial, copyrights, & license info.

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