Sunday, October 30, 2011

Fangtastic FTU Tut

Supplies needed:
I am using PSP 9 but you should be able to do this tut
in any version of PSP
I used a tube by Keith Garvey, you must have a license to use this artist.
Tubes can be bought at PSP Tubes Emporium
It's Halloween FTU Scrap kit by Lacarolita
Missy Tag Template 274
Open template duplicate and close original
Delete the by missy and background layer
Image, canvas size 650 x 650, middle placement checked
Select Rectangle1 layer
Selections, Select all, Float,Defloat
Edit, copy, paper 1
Edit, paste as new layer
Selections, Invert
Than press the delete key on your keyboard
Selections, Select None
Effects, 3D Effects Drop Shadow,settings of:
Vertical: 2
Horizontal: -2
Opacity:40
Blur: 4
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT checked
Delete the rectangle1 layer
Select the circle layer
Selections, Select all, Float, Defloat
Edit, copy, paper3
Edit, paste as new layer
Selections, Invert
Than press the delete key on your keyboard
Selections, Select None
Effects, 3D Effects Drop Shadow, settings of:
Vertical: 2
Horizontal:-2
Opacity: 40
Blur: 4
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT checked
Delete the circle layer
Select Rectangle2 layer
Selections, Select all, Float, Defloat
Edit, copy, paper6
Edit, paste as new layer
Selections, Invert
Than press the delete key on your keyboard
Selections, Select None
Effects,3D Effects Drop Shadow, settings of:
Vertical: 2
Horizontal:-2
Opacity: 40
Blur: 4
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT checked
Delete the rectangle2 layer
Select the Frame background
Selections, Select all, Float, Defloat
Edit, copy, paper 4
Edit, paste as new layer
Selections, Invert
Than press the delete key on your keyboard
Selections, Select None
Delete frame background
Select fang-tastic

Selections, select all, Float, Defloat
Layers, new raster layer
Flood fill with e04414 or color of your choice
Selections, select none
Effects, 3D Effects, Inner Bevel with the settings of:
Bevel: 3
Smoothness: 0
Depth: 1
Ambience: 0
Shininess: 0
Color: White
Angle: 315
Intensity: 50
Elevation: 30
Effects, 3D Effects Drop Shadow, settings of:
Vertical: 2
Horizontal: -2
Opacity: 40
Blur: 4
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT checked
Select Raster 4
Selections, Select All, Float, Defloat
Select your close up of your tube, if there is a close up
Edit, paste as new layer and move to your left frame
Image, resize tube by 80% two times and place the tube as you wish
Selections, Invert
Press the delete key on your keyboard
Selections, Select none
Layers, Duplicate
Image,Mirror
In the scrap kit pick It's Halloween Ribbon1
Edit, copy
Paste as new layer
Move to the bottom of the rectangle placing so it is behind fang-tastic wording
Resize by 55% place as I have it on my example
Edit, copy your full length tube
Edit, paste as new layer.
Paste as you wish or the way I have it in my example tag
Effects, 3D Effects Drop Shadow, settings of:
Vertical:2
Horizontal: -2
Opacity: 40
Blur: 4
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT checked
Select It's Halloween Moon from the kit
Image, resize 60%
Edit, copy, paste as new layer
Move up and move to the right and place it a little above your
circle
Layers, arrange send down to bottom
Effects, 3D Effects Drop Shadow, settings of:
Vertical: 2
Horizontal:-2
Opacity: 40
Blur: 4
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT checked
Select It's Halloween Bat1
Image, resize 25%
Edit, copy, paste as new layer
Layers, arrange, bring to top
Move on top of the moon
Image, rotate, free rotate, right,20.00
Effects, 3D Effects Drop Shadow, settings of:
Vertical:2
Horizontal: -2
Opacity: 40
Blur: 4
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT checked
Select It's Halloween Cat
Resize to 200 in width
Edit, Copy, Paste as new layer
Place the cat were you wish to or as I have placed it on my tag example
Effects, 3D Effects Drop Shadow, settings of:
Vertical: 2
Horizontal: -2
Opacity: 40
Blur: 4
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT checked
You are free to add any other elements you wish.My tag is just a foundation for you to go by
Add your copyright to your tag. Make sure it is promiment and easy to
read
Add your name using your font of choice

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Seductress In Light FTU Tut



Supplies needed:

I am using PSP 9 but you should be able to do this tut in any version of
PSP

I used a tube by Keith Garvey, you
must have a license to use this artist. Tubes can be bought at PSP Tubes Emporium

The moon and tree element I used are from Designs By Vaybs Halloweeny
Mayhem Kit

Dsb flux Plugin found HERE
Alien Skin Xenofex 2, Lightning Plugin found HERE

Pick black for your background color and a contrasting color for your
foreground. As you can see I picked a red to match the tattoo on the tubes
arm

Open a 650 x 250 new image

Flood fill with black

Selections, Select All, Float, Defloat

Selections, Modify, Contract by 5

Selections, Invert

Layers, new raster layer

Flood fill with your contrasting color

Effects, Plugins, dsb flux, Bright Noise Settings of:

Intensity: 45
Mix Checked

Resize your moon element by 40%

Edit, copy your moon element

Edit, paste as new layer

Move below the border and place as you wish. You can see my tag for
placement. I moved it til just a portion of it was showing

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow settings of:

Vertical: 2
Horizontal: -2
Opacity: 40
Blur: 4
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Image, Resize your tree element by 60%

Edit, Copy

Edit, paste as new layer

Place with part of the tree on the moon like I have mine placed

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow settings of:

Vertical: 2
Horizontal: -2
Opacity: 40
Blur: 4
Color: White
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, copy your tube

Edit, paste as new layer

Place to the far left side. Resize as needed to fit into your tag. I
resized mine by 80%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow settings of:

Vertical: 2
Horizontal: -2
Opacity: 40
Blur: 4
Color: White
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Select your black background layer

Duplicate 3 times

Starting on your bottom layer

Effects, Plugins, Allien Skin Xenofex2, Lightning, default settings

On copy of raster 1, Effects, Plugins, Allien Skin Xenofex2, Lightning
click the random seed button to change the numbers

On copy 2 of raster 1, Effects, Plugins, Allien Skin Xenofex2, Lightning
click the random seed button to change the numbers

On copy 3 of raster 1, Plugins, Allien Skin Xenofex2, Lightning click the
random seed button to change the numbers

Yes you do that for a total of 3 times changing the random seed
number

Add your name and copyright info now to your tag

At this point open up Animation Shop

Back in PSP select raster 1(making sure that layer is chosen), close off
copy of raster 1, copy 2, and copy 3.

Edit, copy merged

Go to animation shop and edit, paste as new animation

Back to PSP x out raster 1 and highlight copy of raster 1. Click the eye so
that the x is gone

Edit, copy merged

Go to animation shop and edit, paste after current frame

Back to PSP x out copy of raster 1 and highlight copy 2 of raster 1. Click
the eye so that the x is gone

Edit, copy merged

Go to animation shop and edit, paste after current frame

Back to PSP x out copy 2 of raster 1 and highlight copy 3 of raster 1.
Click the eye so that the x is gone

Edit, copy merged

Go to animation shop and edit, paste after current frame

View, Animation to check on the animation effect

File, Save As, name your tag, save, next, next, next, finish

If you wish to make a matching AV

Open new image 150 x 150

Flood fill with black

Selections, Select All, Float, Defloat

Selections, Modify, Contract by 3

Selections, Invert

Layers, new raster layer

Flood fill with your contrasting color

Effects, Plugins, dsb flux, Bright Noise Settings of:
Intensity: 45
Mix Checked

Edit, copy your tube and place as you wish

Add your copyright info and the name or Initial you wish to place

Save and you are finished

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Halloween FTU Papers

Three papers made for a challenge on a forum I play on...The challenge was to use a dingbat to make up to 3 papers..so I made three papers with different dingbats..was a fun challenge...You can click on the preview below to take you to the download of these at 4shared.

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Halloweeny Mayhem FTU Cluster Frames

A new set of FTU Cluster frames for you today..These are using a kit called Halloweeny Mayhem by Designs By Vaybs. Thank you Vaybs for a wonderful kit to play with. The preview has been downsized but the clusters are a regular size. You can click on the preview to take you to 4Shared to download the clusters..if you should use them I would love to see what you do. Have fun and enjoy using these!

Monday, October 17, 2011

Halloween FTU Template

Template I made for a challenge on my forum..You can click the preview to download the template from 4Shared..If you use it I would love to see your results....Have fun and enjoy using the template!



Happy Halloween Tut

Happy Halloween Tut

SUPPLIES
I am using PSP 9 but you should be able to do this tut in any version of PSP
I used a tube by Elias Chatzoudis, you must have a
license to use this artist. Tubes can be bought at PSP Tubes Emporium
Trick or Treat Scrap Kit by Vaybs Found HERE
Template 15 by Denz Designz Found HERE
Open templateResize to 650 x 650
Delete Denz Designz layer
Duplicate and close original
In your layer palette select the rectangle back layer
Selections, Select All, Float, Defloat
Select the paper called DBV_TrickorTreat_Paper
Edit, copy
Edit, paste, paste as new layer
Selections, InvertSelections, Select None
Effects, 3D Effects with the settings of:
Vertical: 2
Horizontal: -2
Opacity: 40Blur: 4
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT checked
Delete the original layer
In your layer palette select the Rectangle Frame Layer
Selections, Select All, Float, Defloat
Select the paper called DBV_TrickorTreat_Paper(10)
Edit, copy
Edit, paste, paste as new layer
Selections, InvertSelections, Select None
Effects, 3D Effects with the settings of:
Vertical: 2
Horizontal: -2
Opacity: 40
Blur: 4
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT checked
Delete the original layer
In your layer palette select the Diamond Circle layer
Selections, Select All, Float, Defloat
Select the paper called DBV_TrickorTreat_Paper(9)
Edit, copy
Edit, paste, paste as new layer
Selections, Invert Selections, Select None
Effects, 3D Effects with the settings of:
Vertical: 2
Horizontal: -2
Opacity: 40
Blur: 4
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT checked
Delete the original layer
In your layer palette select the Halloween Wordart layer
Selections, Select All, Float, Defloat
Select the paper called DBV_TrickorTreat_Paper(10)
Edit, copy
Edit, paste, paste as new layer
Selections, Invert, Selections, Select None
Effects, 3D Effects with the settings of:
Vertical: 2
Horizontal: -2
Opacity: 40
Blur: 4
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT checked
Delete the original layer
In your layer palette select the Small Circle 1 layer
Selections, Select All, Float, Defloat
Select the paper called DBV_TrickorTreat_Paper(2)
Edit, copy
Edit, paste, paste as new layer
Selections, Invert Selections, Select None
Effects, 3D Effects with the settings of:
Vertical: 2
Horizontal: -2
Opacity: 40
Blur: 4
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT checked
Delete the original layer
In your layer palette select the Small Circle 2 layer
Selections, Select All, Float, Defloat
Select the paper called DBV_TrickorTreat_Paper(7)
Edit, copy
Edit, paste, paste as new layer
Selections, Invert Selections, Select None
Effects, 3D Effects with the settings of:
Vertical: 2
Horizontal: -2
Opacity: 40
Blur: 4
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT checked
Delete the original layer
Select DBV_TrickorTreat_element(50)
Edit, copy DBV_TrickorTreat_element(50)
Edit, paste as new layer
Layers, arrange send to bottom
Effects, 3D Effects with the settings of:
Vertical: 2
Horizontal: -2
Opacity: 40
Blur: 4
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT checked
Select DBV_TrickorTreat_element(24)
Edit, copy DBV_TrickorTreat_element(24)
Edit, paste as new layer
Resize by 80% two times and place bottom.
Check my tag for placement
Effects, 3D Effects with the settings of:
Vertical: 2
Horizontal: -2
Opacity: 40
Blur: 4
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT checked
Select DBV_TrickorTreat_element(34)
Edit, copy DBV_TrickorTreat_element(34)
Edit, paste as new layer
Check my tag for placement
Add as many or as little elements as you wish
Do NOT forget to add your copyright info to the tag