Written by Gwenda on February 11th 2013
Any similarity to any other tutorial is purely coincidental
You will need:
Font of choice – I used
I believe this comes with your computer. Brushscript MT.
Scrapkit is yet another beautiful scrapkit from Nika of Devilish Designz.
This PTU kit is called Michelle, and is dedicated to Nika’s niece.
Thank you Nika for letting me play with your gorgeous kits! Love the colours in this one.
You can purchase this kit
Close up tube of choice. I used Dressed by Keith Garvey. I bought this tube at PTE, but Keith now has a new store, and you can find his tubes
Mask of choice – I used WSL4
New canvas 700 x 700
Layers – new raster layer.
Selections – select all. Paste Paper 2 into selection.
Apply mask WSL4
In layers palette, merge group.
Stretch mask to all edges.
Frame 6 - Resize 80%. Sharpen.
Paste above mask layer.
Element 28 (Glitter scatter) – Adjust Hue & Saturation – Colorize 152 26.
Paste below frame slightly off-centre to right. Sharpen.
Duplicate – mirror. Dropshadow both.
Tube – Paste above frame. Dropshadow.
Element 2 (Twigs) – Paste above tube layer and slide right.
Dropshadow. (erase bottom of stalk if you need to, once all other elements are in place)
Element 23 (grey scatter) – Resize 80%.
Paste above twigs layer and slide to the ottom centre.
Element 24 (pearls) – Flip – Mirror. Resize 50%.
Paste above grey scatter layer and slide to bottom right.
Element 10 (leaves on branch) – Flip – mirror.
Resize 60%. Paste above pearls layer and slide to bottom left.
Element 48 (pink blossoms) - Resize 60%. Sharpen.
Paste above the element 10 layer and slide to the right.
Duplicate. Free rotate left 60 and slide to bottom left.
Element 20 (Blue flower) - Resize 50% then 60%.
Paste between the two pink blossom layers, and slide to the left.
Element 19 (blue hyacinth) – Resize 50%.
Paste above blue flower layer and slide to the right.
Element 16 (bird) – Mirror. Resize 50%. Sharpen.
Paste above element 19 layer.
Element 50 (sparkles) – Resize 60% Paste above bird layer.
Slide to bottom right.
Merge both glitter layers together
I added some words from the Beatles song, just because I like it J
Add any other embellishments of choice.
Crop & resize if desired.
Add copyrights and name.