Monday, April 23, 2018

PTU Retro Babe


This tut was written April 23rd, 2018, for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome tube by artist Lys Isange
Tube is called "Pinup 3"
Beautiful tube she comes in seven colors
 You need a license to use this art, please do not use without a license.
You can find this tube exclusive at her store HERE

I used PSPX...but any of them should work.
PTU matching kit Pinup 3 by LMB HERE
RD Mask 674  HERE
Check out the rest of the blog HERE
Filter
xero-Soft Vignette

Font of choice,  I used Lucy Script

Drop shadow is usually V-2 H-2 Black, 50, 5, use what you prefer.
Let's get started
*Remember to add your drop shadow as you go along*

Open a new image 800 x 800
Paste paper 13, apply your mask, delete, merge group.
Duplicate the mask, take your Pick tool, hold the shift key, drag the top square
down on one side until it is as low as you want, then the other side, move to 
the bottom.

Resize element 11 to 85%, paste to the left on the mask, duplicate, mirror,
adjust on the right, merge down.
Click inside both frames, expand by 5, paste paper 6, adjust to your liking, invert, delete,
keep selected.
Take your close up tube, free rotate to the right at 90%, paste in the right frame,
adjust. 

Mirror your close up and paste in the other frame, delete, select none, merge down.
Duplicate the close up, go to Adjust, Blur, Gaussian blur, number on 4,
change the blend mode to Soft light, apply the xero filter, SoftVignette with 
these settings 
Elliptical, foreground color on white
Diagonal Mesh
2, 2, 0, 255
merge down.

Resize your tube to 28%, paste at the bottom on the flatten mask.

Resize element 10 to 35%, paste on the left below the tube layer at the bottom.
Resize element 14 to 25%, take your Pick tool and hold the shift key, drag one side of
the top squares down and then the other until the record is flat, paste
below the tube on the left, duplicate, move over a bit.
Resize element 17 to 15%, paste in front of the tube at the bottom.
Resize element 41 to 25%, paste by the cup.

Resize element 22 to 50%, paste on the frame on one side, duplicate, mirror.
Resize element 20 to 15%, paste at the top on one side, duplicate, mirror,
duplicate again, resize to 75%, move down a little, duplicate, mirror.
Resize element 102 to 35%, paste on the right below the tube.

Resize element 59 to 35%, paste behind the tube about center, duplicate, move to
the right by the books, duplicate, mirror adjust behind the radio.
Resize element 21 to 20%, free rotate to the right at 90 degrees, paste on top 
of the books.

Paste element 73 on the mask layer on the left, duplicate, mirror.
Resize element 20 to 40%, paste on the left below the flowers.
Paste element 56 on the frame layer in the center.
Resize element 49 to 20%, paste by the cup at the bottom.

Add any other elements that you would like, make it your own.

Once happy with your tag, close off any background, crop your tag to make
sure there are no stray edges, merge visible, resize first.
Add your copyrights and name.

That's it
Hope you enjoyed doing my tut.



Sunday, April 22, 2018

PTU Happy Memories


This tut was written April 22, 2018 for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome artwork of  Yuki
The tube is called "Rosie"
You need a license to use this tube, do not use without a license.
You can find this tube at PFD store  HERE

I used PSPX...but any of them should work.
PTU Nostalgia by Irish Princess Designs  HERE, HERE or HERE
RD Mask 674 HERE
Check out the rest of the blog HERE

Font of choice,  I used Acryle Script

Drop shadow is usually V-2 H-2 Black, 50, 5, use what you prefer.
Let's get started
*Remember to add your drop shadow as you go along*

Open a new image 800 x 800
Select all, add a new layer, paste paper 10 into selection, apply your mask,
delete, merge group.
Duplicate the mask, take your Pick tool, hold the shift key and drag one of 
the top squares down as low as you like, then the other side, until as 
flat as you like.

Resize element 74 to 50%, paste at the bottom on the flatten mask.

Resize your tube to 40%, paste on the chair.

Resize element 6 to 50%, paste below the chair layer on the right.
Resize element 11 to 30%, paste on the right below the tube.
Resize element 5 to 15%, paste at the bottom in front of the tube.
Resize element 49 to 25%, paste at the bottom to the right.

Resize element 75 to 35%, paste on the left on the mask layer.
Resize element 13 to 20%, paste at the bottom by to the left of the tube being 
on the top layer.

Resize element 150 to 30%, paste behind the book at the bottom left.
Resize element 8 to 65%, paste on the right on the mask layer,
duplicate, move to the center more.
Resize element 77 to 25%, paste at the upper left below the tube.

Resize element 103 to 25%, paste on the table behind the tube.
Resize element 7 to 15%, free rotate to the right at 15 degrees, paste it 
partly on the book at the bottom.

Resize element 16 to 75%, paste on the mask layer where you like.
Resize element 110 to 65%, paste on the left below the clock, click inside with
your magic wand, expand by 5, paste paper 29, invert, delete, select none.

Resize element 122 to 25%, paste on the bear.
Resize element 159 to 25%, paste behind the bear on the table.
Resize element 67 to 15%, paste at the upper right.
Resize element 41 to 40%, paste on the left below the telephone.
Resize element 113 to 20%, paste on the lower right below the basket.
Resize element 65 to 30%, paste at the bottom by the feet of the tube, duplicate,
move to the left below the book.

Resize element 71 to 50%, paste behind the clock at the upper left, duplicate,
move to the right and down some, duplicate once more and 
move to the left and down, duplicate this one, mirror, move to the lower right.

Add any other elements that you would like, make it your own.

Once happy, close off any background you had.
 Crop your tag to get rid of any stray edges, merge visible.
Resize, sharpen, add your Copyright and name.

That's it
Hope you enjoyed doing my tut.


Saturday, April 21, 2018

PTU Cinco De Mayo Day


This tut was written April 20th, 2018, for those with a basic knowledge of psp.
I am using the awesome tube by artist Lys Isange
Tube is called "Cinco De Mayo"
 You need a license to use this art, please do not use without a license.
You can find this tube exclusive at S&CO store HERE

I used PSPX...but any of them should work.
PTU matching kit Cinco De Mayo by LMB HERE
RD Mask 731  HERE
Check out the rest of the blog HERE

Font of choice,  I used Mayo

Drop shadow is usually V-2 H-2 Black, 50, 5, use what you prefer.
Let's get started
*Remember to add your drop shadow as you go along*

Open a new image 800 x 800
Paste paper 14, apply your mask, delete, merge group.

Paste element 111 at the bottom, duplicate twice, move one to the left
more and one to the right more.

Resize your tube to 25%, paste on the grass.

Resize element 41 to 60%, paste on the left behind the tube.
Paste element 120 on the right below one of the grass layer.
Resize element 99 to 50%, paste behind the cactus on the right, duplicate,
mirror, adjust behind the donkey.

Resize element 10 to 40%, paste below the top layer of grass on the right, duplicate,
mirror.
Resize element 21 and 22 to 40%, paste on the right of the tube on the grass.
Paste element 20 on the mask layer off center.
Duplicate the cactus that is on the right, mirror, move behind the house.

Resize element 104 to 25%, paste on the right below the pink cactus flower,
duplicate, mirror, adjust behind the donkey.

Resize element 108 to 85%, paste on the mask layer on the left behind 
the building, duplicate, resize to 85%, adjust behind the cactus on the right.

Paste element 8 at the bottom under the donkey layer, duplicate, mirror.
Then go back and duplicate the top grass layer and move it above the rocks
and move the tube above that grass and the lady mouse.

Resize element 87 to 30%, paste on the grass by the tube.
Resize element 97 to 30%, paste by the bottle.
Resize element 105 to 20%, paste at the bottom on the grass where you like,
duplicate, move where you like, duplicate once more and move to the right.

Resize element 60 to 85%, paste on the mask layer behind the house, 
duplicate, move to the right and down some.
Resize element 11 to 25%, free rotate to the left at 90 degrees, paste
at the bottom by the feet of the tube.

Add any other elements that you would like, make it your own.

Once happy with your tag, close off any background, crop your tag to make
sure there are no stray edges, merge visible, resize first.
Add your copyrights and name.

That's it
Hope you enjoyed doing my tut.