Written by Gwenda on December 31st 2012
Any similarity to any other tutorial is purely coincidental
You will need:
Font of choice – I used Bellbottom Laser, found
Scrapkit is the latest kit by Nicky at Inzpired Creationz. It is a PTU kit called Sweet and Tender, and it can be purchased through SATC. So refreshing to see a Valentine Day kit that isn’t pink or red lol. Thanks Nicky! You can purchase this kit
Tube of choice. I used Sweet by Keith Garvey. You can purchase these great tubes from Keith’s store
Mask of choice – I used OMask046 LT.
I’m not sure where I got this mask, so I have supplied it. Please let me know if this is yours, and I will either remove, or supply credits.
My supplies (frame and mask)
New canvas 700 x 700
Layers – new raster layer.
Selections – select all. Paste Paper 11 into selection.
Apply mask OMask0461 LT
In layers palette, merge group.
Copy my Heart 1 frame from supplies and paste as new layer.
(If you want to make your own, you will need to use MuraMeister Copies as follows:
Heart1 – Resize 25% and paste in centre of canvas.
Apply Murameister copies on encircle changing the top three settings to 18 70 70. )
Duplicate frame. On bottom copy – adjust – blur – radial blur strength 15.
On top copy, resize 110%, all layers unchecked.
Sharpen top frame and drop opacity to 80.
Click inside top frame with magic wand. Selections – modify – expand 6.
Layers – new raster layer. Paste Paper 12 into selection DO NOT DESELECT
Layers – new raster layer. Paste Paper 6 into selection.
On Paper 12 adjust
and Saturation – colorize 9 34. Hue
On Paper 6, drop opacity to about 65
Dropshadow top frame only.
Charm 2 – Resize 60%.
Tube – Dropshadow.
Gifts – Resize 75%
Cupid 2 – Mirror. Resize 75% then 85%.
Bow 2 – Position at bottom centre – you can move later if you need to
Champs –Position on right.
Card 2 – Mirror. Resize 60%. Free rotate left 15.
Candy 3 – Resize 50% Sharpen. Dropshadow.
Champs flute – Position to the right.
Sharpen. Duplicate and slide right and down.
Candy 4– Resize 50% then 75%. Position to the right between the two Champs flute layers.
Candy 1 – Resize 50% then 70%. Sharpen.
Duplicate and resize this one 80%. Move to the left a bit.
Butterfly 1 – Resize 30%. Sharpen.
Duplicate – mirror and resize 80%.
Duplicate smaller butterfly – mirror and resize 85%.
Dropshadow all three.
Add any other embellishments of choice.
Resize if desired.
Add copyright and name