Tuesday, December 15, 2015

WHITE CHRISTMAS

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Date Written: Dec 15, 2015

PROGRAMS YOU NEED
You are responsible for finding things you need to do this tutorial.
You will need a good working knowledge of the programs I use.
Programs I use to do my Tutorials
Corel X2 or Corel 7 (any program can be used)
Jasc Animation Shop Only if Tutorial has animation.

ITEMS YOU NEED
 Thank all of you whose items I used to make this tag.
I do appreciate the use of them.

TUBE: Your Choice: My Tube is by Keith Garvey
You must purchase this tube HERE

KIT: White Christmas by Scraping Designs HERE
MASK: Allison's Addictions Mask #6 HERE
FONT: Of your choice

READ BELOW BEFORE STARTINGSettings may differ slightly depending on program you use I used Corel X2
Close original after you copy it unless I state otherwise.
 Re-size only one layer
Sharpen after Each Re-size.
Left click and right click refers to mouse buttons.
Refer to my image for placement of items.

Now Lets Start

1. Select your Tube and Mask minimize them for now.

2. Open a new 700x700 transparent image
Selections/select all
Select Paper 4 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste into selection on your image
Selections/select none

3. Layers/new mask layer/from Image
Select Your Mask in the window
Source Luminance Checked
Invert mask data Not checked
Click Ok
Layers palette/right click mask/merge/merge group

4. Layers Palette Right click your mask Layer
duplicate Make the duplicate layer is selected
right click merge down.
Do not add a drop shadow

5. Select frame 1 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 75%
Apply drop shadow
Use the settings below through out the tutorial

6.Using Magic Wand (settings Below)
Click inside your frame Window
Selections Modify/Expand 10
Keep selected

7. In layers palette right click on mask layer
Add New raster Layer
Select paper 1 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste/ into selection in your image
Selections Select none

8. Select element 37 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 45%
Apply same drop shadow
Move to top left side of frame
Duplicate/mirror

9. Select element 58 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 80%
Apply same drop shadow
Move to Top of the frame centered

10. Select element 33 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Do not re-size
Apply same drop shadow
Move to top of frame centered

11. Select element 81 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 35%

12.Select your Lasso Free hand Tool
(settings on image below)
Start from left bottom of snow angling as you move towards
top Making the selection around the corner 
Once selected hit delete on your keyboard.
Move snow down to left bottom corner of frame 


13.Layers palette right click snow duplicate it
Image/mirror
You may have to adjust it some but you want
the snow to meet in the middle
Layers palette right click/merge down

14. Layers right click duplicate
Re-size snow 80%
move the snow to left you want it to go a
little past your mask.

15. Image/mirror
Layers palette right click merge/merge down
Do not add drop shadow
Now click on original snow to select it

16. Select element 75 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 85%
Apply same drop shadow
Move to

17. Select element 62 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 65%
Apply same drop shadow
Move to the left side of your frame

18. Select element 94 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 30%
Apply same drop shadow
Move to the bottom left side of your image

19 .Select your tube edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size as needed I rdid not re-size
Apply same drop shadow
Move to the right side of your frame slightly.
I also mirrored mine

20. Select element 14 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 45%
Apply same drop shadow
Move to bottom right side of image

21. Re-size your image to desired size
Make sure to select all layers
I re-sized mine to 600x600

Now do all the following
Add any text you wish to
Add copyrights and your watermark if you wish to

Save your image in png format (do no use optimizer it will
Put a background into the image
Thanks Marsha and Ruth for testing my tutorials.
I appreciate it very much.

When using my tutorials for Stationary
Please add a credit in your footer.
With a link back to where my tutorial is located.

©SassynSimple Tutorials

Thursday, October 17, 2013

WITCH'S BREW


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WITCH’S BREW

Date Written: Oct, 17. 2013

PROGRAMS YOU NEED
You are responsible for finding things you need to do this tutorial.
You will need a good working knowledge of the programs I use.
Paintshop or Corel Program 
If image is animated you will need Jasc Animation shop or similar program

ITEMS YOU NEED
 Thank all of you whose items I used to make this tag.
I do appreciate the use of them.

TUBE: Your Choice: My Tube is a tube I purchased by OrigaSH  at Pics forDesigns
You must purchase this tube.
KIT: FTU HalloweenAholic by LK Designs
MASK: Mask 9 by Savage HERE
FONT: Of your choice, I used Wolfsrain from DA Fonts

READ BELOW BEFORE STARTING
Settings may differ slightly depending on program you use I use x2
Close original after you copy it unless I state otherwise.
RE-SIZE only one layer and sharpen once if needed
Left click and right click refers to mouse buttons.
Refer to my image for placement of items.

Now Lets Start

1.  Select your Tube and mask minimize them for now

2. Open a new 700x700 transparent image
Selections/select all
Select Paper 4  from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste into selection on your image
Selections/select none

3.  Layers/new mask layer/from Image
Select Mask in the window
(see other settings below)
Click Ok
Layers palette/right click mask/merge/merge group


4. I don’t apply drop shadows to my mask but you can if you wish to

5.  Select frame 3 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Do not Re-size
Apply same drop shadow
Move it up slightly to the top

6.  4. Effect/3D/Drop Shadow
(see settings below)


7.  Using magic wand (settings below)
click inside the fame you must click the web spaces also
Selections/modify/expand 11



8.  Right click on mask layer add new raster layer
Select paper 9 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste into selections on your image
Selections/select none

9.  Select web from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image above the frame
Do not Re-size
Apply same drop shadow
Move to the top left side of your image

10. Select spooky tree  from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Do not Re-size
Apply same drop shadow
Move to the right side of your frame

11.  Select scarecrow from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 85%
Apply same drop shadow
Move to the left side of the frame bottom touching frame

12. Select your tube edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size as needed I re-sized mine 45%
Apply same drop shadow
Leave centered in the image

13. Select skull 1 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 70%
Image free rotate 15.00 to right
Apply same drop shadow
Move to bottom right side of image

14.  Select witch hat from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 70%
Image free rotate 15.00 to right
Apply same drop shadow
Place it on top of the skull

15. Select eyeball 1 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 70%
Apply same drop shadow
Move to the bottom next to the skull

17. Select cauldron from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 75%
Apply same drop shadow
Move to the bottom right slightly

18. Select potion from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 50%
Apply same drop shadow
Move to the right side of the cauldron

19. Select books from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 80%
Apply same drop shadow
Move to the left side just below scarecrows arm

20. Select eyeball 2 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 70%
Apply same drop shadow
Move below the books on the right side

21. Select  cupcake 2 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 60%
Apply same drop shadow
Move to the bottom next to the cauldron
22. Select bat from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 60%
Apply same drop shadow
Move to top right side of the image

23. Select spider 1 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 60%
Image/mirror
Apply same drop shadow
Move to the top left side of the image

 NOW LETS FINISH UP
Do all the following to finish your tag

1. Add Your Text
2. Layers/right click/merge/merge/visible
3. Re-size your image  500x500, all layers Smart Size.
4. Adjust sharpen
5. Add a New Layer apply copyrights and watermark
6. Save your image in png format

Thanks for trying my Tutorial I hope you enjoyed it as much as I enjoyed creating it.
Thanks Marsha and Ruth for testing my tutorials.
I appreciate it very much.

When using my tutorials for Stationary
Please add a credit in your footer.
With a link back to where my tutorial is located.

 
©SassynSimple Tutorials

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

AUTUMN BEAUTY


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Autumn Beauty

Date Written: Aug 20, 2013

PROGRAMS YOU NEED
You are responsible for finding things you need to do this tutorial.
You will need a good working knowledge of the programs I use.
Paintshop or Corel Program 
If image is animated you will need Jasc Animation shop or similar program

ITEMS YOU NEED
 Thank all of you whose items I used to make this tag.
I do appreciate the use of them.

TUBE: Your Choice: My Tube is a tube I purchased by Very Many
You must purchase this tube HERE.
KIT: FTU Harvest Memories by Digi Cats Designs HERE
MASK: Witchy’s Heart Mask 2 HERE 
FONT: Of your choice I used Better Heather from DaFonts HERE

READ BELOW BEFORE STARTING
Settings may differ slightly depending on program you use I use x2
Close original after you copy it unless I state otherwise.
RE-SIZE only one layer and sharpen once if needed
Left click and right click refers to mouse buttons.
Refer to my image for placement of items.

Now Lets Start

1.  Select your Tube and mask minimize them for now

2. Open a new 700x700 transparent image
Selections/select all
Select Paper 11 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste into selection on your image
Selections/select none

3.  Layers/new mask layer/from Image
Select Mask in the window
(see other settings below)
Click Ok

4. Layers palette/right click mask/merge/merge group
I do not add drop shadow to my mask but you can if you wish
 
5.  Select Metal Mesh from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
 Do not Re-size
Leave Centered in Mask

6.  Effect/3D/Drop Shadow
(see settings below)
Click OK
  
7.  Select frame 04 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 85%
Apply same drop shadow
Move right so that the flowers touches edge of mesh

8.  Using Magic Wand (settings below)
click inside the frames window
selections/modify/expand 20
keep selected

9. Layers palette right Click mesh layer/add new raster layer
 Select paper 12 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste into selection on your image
Selections/select none

10. Select staples from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 35%
Apply same drop shadow
Move to  top right side of frame so that the balls are off the frame

11.  Layers palette/right click staples
Duplicate 1 time
arrange them so the balls are just off the left side of the frame

12. Select Autumn broom from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 75%
Apply same drop shadow
Move to top of your frame

13. Select Watch from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 40%
Apply same drop shadow
Move to the left center side of your frame
(Optional)

14.  Select your tube edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size as needed I re-sized mine 55%
Apply same drop shadow
Move to the center of your frame

15. Select camera from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 55%
Apply same drop shadow
Move to right center side of your frame

17. Select steam swirl from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 50%
Apply same drop shadow
Move to bottom left side of your frame

18. Select gourd basket from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Re-size 60%
Apply same drop shadow
Move to bottom right side of your image

19. Select Bow 03 from the kit edit/copy
Edit/paste as new layer into your image
Do not Re-size
Apply same drop shadow
Move to Left side of your frame

20.  Re-size your image 500x500, all layers Smart Size.
Then finish up by using the below steps

****Do all of the following to finish up****

1. Add your text that you wish to
2. Layers/right click/merge/merge/visible
3. Adjust sharpen
4. Add a New Layer apply copyrights and watermark
5. Save your image in png format

Thanks Marsha and Ruth for testing my tutorials.
I appreciate it very much.

When using my tutorials for Stationary
Please add a credit in your footer.
With a link back to where my tutorial is located.

 
©SassynSimple Tutorials