Monday, October 28, 2013

Thankful PTU Tutorial

This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.


I am using the artwork of Caron Vinson. You need a license to use this tube. I bought this tube at CDO

I am using the PTU kit Thankfully by Sweet Cravings Scraps. You can buy the kit at TKO Scraps, Exquisite Scraps, and Scraps & Tubes



Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 3

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

With your magic wand click inside the frame

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

Edit, copy Paper 12

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Selections, Invert

Edit, clear

Edit, copy Fence

Move toward the bottom of the frame. See my tag for placement

Image, resize 80%

Edit, clear

Edit, copy Grass

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to place at the bottom of the fence. See my tag for placement

Edit, Clear

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : -3
Horizontal: 3
Opacity: 50
Blur: 10
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy Splatter

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Image, resize 70%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Flip

Edit, Copy Flower 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to the right side of the frame

Image, resize 70%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Pumpkin 2

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to the right and place to the right of the flower. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Pumpkin 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right and place behind to the top and to the left of the other pumpkin

Image, resize 30%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy ScareCrow

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right and place behind the pumpkins

Image, Mirror

Image, resize 50%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy CornStalk

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the left and place on the left side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, resize 70%

Move down and line up with the first one

Edit, Copy Turkey

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move to the left and place in front of the corn stalks

Image, resize 30%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Crow

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Move to the left and place on the cornstalk

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Sun

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move down to Raster 2

Move to the left and place behind the cornstalks

Image, resize 40%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Place as you wish on your tag or see how I have it placed on mine

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Doodle 2

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, Mirror

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Image, resize 70%

Effects, 3D Effects,Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

Add your name to the tag

Save as PNG

Music From The Heart PTU Tutorial

This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.


I am using the artwork of Keith Garvey. You need a license to use his tubes. You can purchase his tubes at his store HERE

I am using the PTU kit Autumn Serenade by Gimptastic Scraps . This kit is exclusive to The PSP Project



Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 5

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%

With your magic wand click inside the frame

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

Edit, copy Paper 8

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Selections, Invert

Edit, clear

Edit, copy Heart Cloud

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Edit, Clear

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : -3
Horizontal: 3
Opacity: 50
Blur: 10
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy String of Bling

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move to the top of the frame

Image, rotate, free rotate, left, 15

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Piano

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right

Image, resize 60%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Candleabra

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move to the right and than down to place it behind the piano

Image, resize 80%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Music Note Scatter

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the top of the frame

Image, resize 80%

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Music Stand

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to the left and place on the left of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Sheet Music

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to place on the Music Stand

Image, rotate, free rotate, left 15

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Violin

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move to the left and place to the left of the music stand

Image, resize 70%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Trombone

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the right and place to the right of the piano

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Music Notes

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move down to Raster 2

Pull up to the top of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to place as you wish on the tag

Image, Resize 85%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

Add your name to the tag

Save as PNG

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Find The Cure FTU Tutorial


This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.


I am using the artwork of Keith Garvey. You need a license to use this tube. I got this tube through the Taking Back PSP event last March.

I am using the FTU kit BCA 2013 by Tasha's Playground. You can find where to get the kit HERE

tweed Font found HERE



Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 85%

With your magic wand click inside the frame

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

Edit, copy Paper 8

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Selections, Invert

Edit, clear

Edit, copy Sparkles

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Edit, Clear

Edit, Copy Stars

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Edit, Clear

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : -3
Horizontal: 3
Opacity: 50
Blur: 10
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy Tree

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move to the left of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize to fit your tag

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Frame 3

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Doodle

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move over to the right of the frame some. See my tag for placement

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

image, Mirror

Edit, copy Bird

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to the left and place on the tree limb. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Bubbles

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, Copy Sticker 1

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move to the right top corner of the frame

Image, resize 70%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Pink Ribbon 1

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the right and place on the right side of frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Flower 2

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left and place at the bottom of the tree

Image, resize 70%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Charm

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right and place in the middle of the ribbon

Image, Resize 40%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Butterfly 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the left and place at the top of the tree. see my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Deco

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move down and to the left

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, Copy Label

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

I used the cut off tube so I moved it down behind the label

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

Add your name to the tag

Save as PNG

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Hip Chick PTU Tutorial

This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.


I am using the artwork of Elias Chatzoudis You need a license to use his tubes. I bought this tube while he was at PTE. You can buy this tube at his store HERE

I am using the PTU kit Hipster by Gimptastic Scraps . This kit is exclusive to Thrifty Scraps



Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 5

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%

With your magic wand click inside the frame

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

Edit, copy Paper 6

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Selections, Invert

Edit, clear

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : -3
Horizontal: 3
Opacity: 50
Blur: 10
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy Knot

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%

Image, resize 70%

Move to the top left of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Nailhead

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the top left and place on the knot part of the ribbon

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Coffee Stain

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 85%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 3

Selections, Select All, Float, Defloat

Edit, copy Tube Close Up

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left and place so you can see her face

Selections, invert

Edit, Clear

Selections, Select None

Change the opacity of this layer to Soft Light

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy WA2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%

Move to the bottom to cover up the cut off legs of the tube

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Camera

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move to the right and place on the E and R of the WA

Image, resize 70%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Books

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the left and place on the H and I on hipster

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Coffee

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left of the frame and place to the right of the books

Image, resize 60%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Boombox

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left and place on top of the books

Image, Resize 60%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Tapes

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the top left and place in front of the boombox

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Bracket

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, rotate, free rotate, 30, right

Layers, arrange, send to bottom...Move up above the coffee stains though

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Image, Flip

Edit, Copy Bingo Card

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to the right and down to raster 2 behind the camera

Image, rotate, free rotate, right,20

Image, resize 70%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Horse Shoe

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move the top right of the frame

Image, resize 60%

Image, rotate, free rotate, 20, left

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Beer

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move over to the left and place behind the coffee

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop shadow, Same settings

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

Add your name to the tag

Save as PNG

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Cute Spook PTU Tutorial

This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.


I am using the artwork of Elias Chatzoudis. You need a license to use his tubes. I bought this tube when it was at PTE..You can now buy his tubes at his store HERE

I am using the PTU kit Too Cute To Spook by Manipulated by Magik. You can buy this kit exclusively at Thrifty Scraps



Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 4

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%

With your magic wand click inside the frame

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

Edit, copy Paper 3

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Selections, Invert

Edit, clear

Edit, copy Sparkles 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Edit, Clear

Edit, copy Sparkles

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Edit, Clear

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : -3
Horizontal: 3
Opacity: 50
Blur: 10
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy Tube

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Image, resize 90%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Frame 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 85%

Use your eraser tool to erase the extra frame. I am doing this since the tube is cute off and I don't like to show the cut off part of the tubes in my tags

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Tree

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move to the right and behind the tube. See my tag for placement

Image, resize 70%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Bat

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the right and place on the tree and behind the tube some

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Headstone

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right and place in front of the tree

Image, resize 60%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Jack O Lantern

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the right and place in front of the tombstone

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Ghost

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move to the left and place up near top of frame

Image, resize 40%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Cat

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the left of the frame. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Witch Hat

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left of the frame. Move down behind the cat and to the left some

Image, resize 60%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Spider

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right and place on the headstone

Image, Resize 20%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Moon

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the top left of the frame and behind the tube's head

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

Add your name to the tag

Save as PNG

Monday, October 21, 2013

Itsy Bitsy Spider PTU Tutorial

This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.


I am using the artwork of PinupToons. You need a license to use this tube. I bought this tube at CDO

I am using the PTU kit Itsy Bitsy Spider by Sweet Cravings Scraps. You can buy the kit at TKO Scraps, Exquisite Scraps, and Scraps & Tubes



Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

With your magic wand click inside the frame

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

Edit, copy Paper 8

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Selections, Invert

Edit, clear

Edit, copy Cloud

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move up to the top of the frame til some is outside of the frame

Edit, Clear

Edit, copy Fence

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move down to the bottom of the frame. See my tag for placement

Edit, Clear

Edit, copy Grass

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move down to place in front of the fence. See my tag for placement

Edit, Clear

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : -3
Horizontal: 3
Opacity: 50
Blur: 10
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy  Tree

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the left side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Field

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move down to the bottom of the frame and place on raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Swirl

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Image, resize 90%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Splatter

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Birdhouse

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 60%

Move to the right and than move down some. see my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Bucket of Apples

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to the left and place in front of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Flower 5

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move to the right and place to the left of the birdhouse

Image, resize 40%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Flower 4

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the right of the birdhouse

Image, Mirror

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Spider 1

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right and up to the right curl in the birdhouse

Image, resize 40%

Image, rotate, free rotate, left, 20

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Bird 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right and place on the birdhouse

Image, Resize 20%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Butterfly 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Move to the right and place on the birdhouse

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Apple 1

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Move to the right of the basket of apples

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Apple 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Move to the left of Apple 1

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Tube

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, mirror

Resize to fit your tag

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Stool

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move behind the tube and below it to look like she is sitting on it

Image, resize 30%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

Add your name to the tag

Save as PNG

Sunday, October 20, 2013

Beauty In Autumn PTU Tutorial



This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.


I am using the artwork of Arthur Crowe. You need a license to use this tube. You can buy his tubes at his store found HERE

I am using the PTU kit Autumn Bounty by Freek's Creations. You can buy the kit at Mystical Scraps



Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 3

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

With your magic wand click inside the frame

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

Edit, copy Paper 6

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

I resized it to fit in the frame the way I wanted it to

Selections, Invert

Edit, clear

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : -3
Horizontal: 3
Opacity: 50
Blur: 10
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy  Tree

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the left side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy  Pumpkin

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 10%

Move to place to the left in front of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Move to the left and move down behind. See my tag for placement

Edit, Copy Wheat

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move over to the left and place behind both pumpkins

Image, resize 15%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Dangle

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 25%

Move down to Raster 2 and place at the top of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize to fit the tag you are making

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Fence

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move down til it is above Raster 2

Image, resize 30%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Grapevine

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 20%

Image, Flip

Move to bottom and place at the bottom of the tubes cut off legs. I do not like to have them showing so I always try to cover them up some how

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Basket

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 15%

Move to the right and in front of the fence

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Branch

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right and behind the basket

Image, resize 20%

Image, rotate, free rotate, left, 20

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Fruit

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right and place to the right of the basket some

Image, Resize 10%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Butterfly

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 10%

Move to the right and place at the top of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

Add your name to the tag

Save as PNG

Saturday, October 19, 2013

Basketball Babe PTU Tutorial


This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.


I am using the artwork of Anna Liwanag. You need a license to use her tubes. You can purchase her tubes at CDO

I am using the PTU kit Basketball Babe by Gimptastic Scraps . This kit is exclusive to The PSP Project

Tag Template 1 by Perry Desizngz found HERE




Open template

Duplicate and close original

Delete Copyright and Background

Image, resize to 600 width as the height will adjust

Image, canvas size 625 x  625

Select  Raster 7

Selections, Select All, Float, Defloat

Edit, copy Paper 9

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Selections, Invert

Edit, clear

Selections, Select None

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, settings of:
Vertical: -3
Horizontal: 3
Opacity: 50
Blur: 10
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Delete  Raster 7

Select  Raster 6

Selections, Select All, Float, Defloat

Edit, copy Paper 6

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Selections, Invert

Edit, Clear

Selections, Select None

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Delete Raster 6

Select Raster 5

Selections, Select All, Float, Defloat

Edit, copy Paper 6

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Selections, Invert

Edit, Clear

Selections, Select None

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Delete Raster 5

Select  Raster 4

Selections, Select All, Float, Defloat

Edit, copy Paper 5

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Selections, Invert

Edit, Clear

Selections, Select None

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Delete Raster 4

Select Raster 3

Selections, Select All, Float, Defloat

Edit, copy Paper 5

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Selections, Invert

Edit, Clear

Selections, Select None

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Delete Raster 3

Select  Raster 2

Selections, Select All, Float, Defloat

Edit, copy Paper 4

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Selections, Invert

Edit, Clear

Selections, Select None

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Delete Raster 2

Select Raster 1

Selections, Select All, Float, Defloat

Edit, copy Paper 7

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Selections, Invert

Edit, Clear

Selections, Select None

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Delete Raster 1

Select Raster 8

Selections, Select All, Float, Defloat

Edit, copy Paper 3

Selections, Invert

Edit, Clear

Selections, Select None

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Delete Raster 8

Edit, copy Halftone

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Edit, copy Swirl

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right some

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Image, Flip

Image, Mirror than move so that it will look like the one on the right

Edit, Copy Scoreboard

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, Arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 50%

Move to the top of the template. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same settings

Edit, copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move up some. See my tag for placement

Image, resize 75% or to fit your tag you are making

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Shoe

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move down to place at the bottom of the cutoff tubes legs. Move to the right

Image, resize 60%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Line up the shoes toe to toe

Edit, Copy 3 Pointer

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the right of the template. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy 2 Points

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move over to the left of the tag. Try to make it even with the 3 point sign on the right

Image, resize 50%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 9

Selections, Select All, Float, Defloat

Edit, Copy Doodle

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%

Move to the right

Selections, Invert

Edit, Clear

Selections, Select None

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Ball 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left of the tube

Image, resize 60%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, Copy Deco

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right so that you can see it

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Pom Pom

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 50%

Move to the left of the scoreboard

That move down til you can see it out the side of the scoreboard

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, Copy Hoops

Edit, Paste, Paste As New layer

Move to the right and place on top of the 3 Pointer banner

Image, resize 50%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Flair 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the left and move up to place on the top part of the 2 Point Banner

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Thumbs Up

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move to the top and place on the scoreboard over the Home Score

Image, resize 50%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Thumbs Down

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move up and to the right to place above the Away Score

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

My Tag is just a guide

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

Add your name to the tag

Save as PNG

Friday, October 18, 2013

Vamp Heart PTU Tutorial

This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.


I am using the artwork of Arthur Crowe. You need a license to use his work. You can buy his work at his store HERE

I am using the PTU kit Vampire Heart by Manipulated by Magik . Visit her blog HERE to find where she sales her kits and more.



Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 3

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 85%

With your magic wand click inside the frame

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

Edit, copy Paper 16

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

I resized it to fit in the frame the way I wanted it to

Selections, Invert

Edit, clear

Edit, copy Fire

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move down to bottom of frame

Image, resize 80%

Edit, Clear

Edit, Copy Sparkles

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Edit, clear

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : -3
Horizontal: 3
Opacity: 50
Blur: 10
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy  Glitter Spatter

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Moon

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange,bring to top

Image, resize 50%

Move to the top left of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Skulls

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move down to the bottom of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Chain

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to top . Move down to Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, Arrange, bring to top

Image, resize to fit the tag you are making

Move to the right some

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Candlebra

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move the right of the frame. Move down til it is behind the skulls

Edit, Copy Crow

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 60%

Move to the left and place on the top of the moon some. See my tag for preference

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Heartagram

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to the right and place on the candlebra

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Elixir

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move down to Raster 2 and move to the left behind the skulls to the left some

Image, resize 50%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy  Vial

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, Mirror

Move to the left and place in front of the elixir

Image, Resize 60%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Spiderweb

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move down to raster 2

Image, resize 70%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

Add your name to the tag

Save as PNG

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Autumn Mist PTU Tutorial



This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.


I am using the artwork of Arthur Crowe. You need a license to use this tube. You can buy the art at his store found HERE

I am using the PTU kit Autumn Mist by Tasha's Playground. You can find where to purchase the kit HERE

Copasetic Font found HERE




Open new image 600 x 600

Select Frame 1

Image, rotate, rotate clockwise 90

Edit, Copy Frame 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 85%

With your magic wand click inside the frame

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

Edit, copy Paper 4

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Selections, Invert

Edit, clear

Edit, Copy Mist 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Edit, clear

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : -3
Horizontal: 3
Opacity: 50
Blur: 10
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy  Tree

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%

Move to the right of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Leaves 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the bottom of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, Copy Leaves 3

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move down to the bottom of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Bench

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the right and place in front of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Twig 2

Image, rotate, rotate counter clockwise 90

Edit, copy Twig 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move down to Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 3

Selections, Select All, Float, Defloat

Edit, copy Rainfall

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, Arrange,move up once

Selections, Invert

Edit, Clear

Edit, Copy Mushroom 2

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move over to the left than move down below the leaves

Image, resize 60%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Mushroom

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the left and place beside the other mushroom

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Spiderweb

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move to place on the tree

Image, resize 60%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy  Owl

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left and place on the twig

Image, Resize 40%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Snail

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to the left and place in front of the leaves

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy  Fence

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 75%

Move to Raster 2 and move down

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Bird

Edit, Paste, Paste As new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move over to the right and place on the bench

Image, resize 60%

Edit, copy Wheel

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the left and place behind the mushrooms and in front of the fence

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Pot

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Layers, arrange, move up

Move over to the right and place n front of the bench

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize to fit your tag

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

Add your name to the tag

Save as PNG

Autumn Mist FTU Cluster Frame

Autumn Mist FTU Cluster Frame using the PTU Kit Autumn Mist by Tasha's Playground. You can go HERE to see where Tasha sells her kits!

Monday, October 14, 2013

Gothic Ballet PTU Tutorial

This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.


I am using the artwork of Angela Newman. You need a license to use her tubes. You can purchase her tubes at The PSP Project

I am using the PTU kit Waiting by Gimptastic Scraps . This kit is exclusive to The PSP Project



Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 75%

With your magic wand click inside the frame

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

Edit, copy Paper 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Selections, Invert

Edit, clear

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : -3
Horizontal: 3
Opacity: 50
Blur: 10
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy  Staircase

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move down to bottom of the frame. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Sign

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the right and behind the staircase. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, Copy Swirl

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Candlebra

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%

Move to the left and place to line up with the bottom stair. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Deco 3

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move up to the right so that you will be able to see it

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Cat

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, Arrange,bring to top

Image, resize 80

Move to place at the foot of the candlebra

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Hanging Ballet SLippers

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Place on the right hand side of the sign

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Vine

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the left and move down til its behind the candlebra

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Move back to the left and place together. see my tag for placement

Select Charm 2

Image, rotate, rotate clockwise 90

Edit, Copy Charm 2

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move to place on Raster 2 at the top of the frame

Image, resize 80%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy  Crystal Ball

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move up to it is in front of the staircase. Move to the right of the staircase. See my tag for placement

Image, Resize 60%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to place on the steps

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Candle

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 90%

Move to the left and place in front of the stairs

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Crow

Edit, Paste, Paste As new layer

Move over to place on the top of the sign

Image, resize 50%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

Add your name to the tag

Save as PNG

Sunday, October 13, 2013

Everyday Is Halloween PTU Tutorial

This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.


I am using the artwork of Lix. You need a license to use this tube. I bought this tube when she was at PTE..You can now buy her work at her store HERE

I am using the PTU kit Everyday is Halloween by Sweet Cravings Scraps. You can buy the kit at TKO Scraps, Exquisite Scraps, and Scraps & Tubes



Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

With your magic wand click inside of the frame

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

Edit, copy Paper 10

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Selections, Invert

Edit, clear

Edit, Copy Web 1

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move til  the  center of the web is in the frame

Edit, Clear

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : -3
Horizontal: 3
Opacity: 50
Blur: 10
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy  Tree

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the left of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Gate

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the right to line up with the frame

Move below the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, Copy Crow

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 30%

Move to the top and place on the tree limb

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Haybail

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left and place in front of the tree

Image, resize 40%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Pumpkin 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to the left and place to the left side of the haybail

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Pumpkin 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20

Place next to the other pumpkin

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Tube

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Image, Mirror

Place at the bottom of the frame. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Spider

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 10%

Place to the left and place on the haybail

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Kitty

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left and place in front of the pumpkins

Image, resize 20%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Clouds

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to raster 2

Image, Resize 60%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Broom

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the right and place behind the tube

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Flower 5

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Image, resize 60%

Move to the left and place in front of the tree but to the left of it

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Bring back over and place in front of the other flower. See my tag for placement

Edit, Copy Balloons

Edit, Paste, Paste As new layer

Move over to the right and keep moving down til you have them behind the broom. Move to the left some once you have the balloons behind the broom layer

Image, resize 60%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

Add your name to the tag

Save as PNG

Saturday, October 12, 2013

A Mystical Time PTU Tutorial

This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.


I am using the artwork of Misticheskaya. You need a license to use this tube. This tube was an exclusive at PFD

I am using the PTU kit Mystical by Freek's Creations. You can buy the kit at Mystical Scraps



Open new image 600 x 600

Select Frame 2

Image, rotate, free rotate, right, 8

Edit, Copy Frame 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 35%

With your magic wand click inside each of the frames

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

Edit, copy Paper 3

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Image, resize 50% a couple times

Selections, Invert

Edit, clear

Edit, Copy Sparkles

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move til you have it in your frame the way you wish

Edit, Clear

Edit, Copy Swirl

Edit, Paste, Paste as new  layer

Image, resize 50%

Edit, Clear

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : -3
Horizontal: 3
Opacity: 50
Blur: 10
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy  Splatter

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the top of the frame

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Flip

Edit, Copy Beads

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Rocks

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 45%

Move to the bottom of the frame. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Tree

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right of the frame

Image, resize 40%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Plant

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to the left and place to the right side of the frame. Move below rocks

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Move over and line up with each other

Edit, copy Dandelion

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Move to the left and place in front of the plant

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Move over and down some

Edit, Copy House 2

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 40%

Move to place to the left. Move the rocks more to the right

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Mushrooms

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right and place in front of the tree

Image, resize 20%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, Copy Rainbow

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Image, Mirror

Place at the top of the frame. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Butterfly 2

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left and place on the top of the plant

Image, resize 10%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, Resize to fit your tag. Since the tube is so big I resized 40% with the tube I used

Move down to the bottom of the tag. See my tag for placement

Image, Mirror

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

Add your name to the tag

Save as PNG

Friday, October 11, 2013

Laundry Day PTU Tutorial


This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.


I am using the artwork of Elias Chatzoudis You need a license to use his tubes. You can buy this tube at his store HERE

I am using the PTU kit Laundry Day by Gimptastic Scraps . This kit is exclusive to Thrifty Scraps



Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 4

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%

With your magic wand click inside the frame

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

Edit, copy Paper 6

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Selections, Invert

Edit, clear

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : -3
Horizontal: 3
Opacity: 50
Blur: 10
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy  Laundry Day WA

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Washer

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the left of the frame and down some. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Dryer

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move over to the right of the frame and down some so that it and the washer look even

Image, resize 70%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Soap

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left and set on the washer

Image, resize 70%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Basket

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the right and set in front of the dryer

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Splatter

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move down to Raster 3

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Tube

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize to fit your tag

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Socks

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left and place in front and to the right of the basket

Image, resize 40%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Clothespin

Image, rotate, rotate clockwise 90

Image, resize 60%

Edit, Copy Clothespin

Edit, Paste, Paste as new  layer

Move to the right and place on the dryer

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Bra

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move down to the right and place in front of the basket and socks

Image, resize 60%

Image, rotate, free rotate, right, 20

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Undies 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move down to the basket and move down and to the left at the bottom of the basket

Image, rotate, free rotate, right, 20

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Tank Top

Move down to place in front of the basket. Move down til it is behind the socks

Image, resize 60%

Image, rotate, free rotate, 20, right

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Blankie

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move down and place at the top of the basket to make it look like it is spilling out of it some

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Bubbles

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to place in front of the washer

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Clock

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left top of the frame. See my tag for placement

Image, resize 70%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy String 1

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Layers, Arrange, bring to top

Move over to the left and place to the left of the washer

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy water

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move til it is under the washer

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same settings

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

Add your name to the tag

Save as PNG


Thursday, October 10, 2013

Spooky Pumpkin Carver PTU Tutorial

This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.


I am using the artwork of Keith Garvey. You need a license to use his work. You can buy his work at his store HERE

I am using the PTU kit Pumpkin Karver by Manipulated by Magik . Visit her blog HERE to find where she sales her kits and more.

WSL_Mask220 Found HERE there is a download on the side of the blog for all her masks. You will find the link there for this mask



Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%

With your magic wand click inside each of the frames

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

Edit, copy Paper 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Selections, Invert

Edit, clear

Edit, copy Pumpkin Blood

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the top of the frame

Edit, clear

Edit, Copy Fog

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move to place how you wish

Edit, Clear

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : -3
Horizontal: 3
Opacity: 50
Blur: 10
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy  Dead Tree

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move to the right of the frame

Image, resize 75%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Batty Moon

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the right and than behind the tops of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Headstone

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move over to the right and place in front of the tree

Image, resize 60%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Black Cat

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right and place in front of the headstone

Image, resize 60%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Web

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Casket

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left of the frame

Image, resize 80%

Image, rotate, free rotate, 20 left

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Spider

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to the right and place on top of the headstone

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Scythe

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left and place to the left of the casket

Image, rotate, free rotate, 20, left

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Pumpkin

Edit, Paste, Paste as new  layer

Move to the left and place to the left side of the casket some

Use the carve your own pumpkin tools to make the pumpkin the way you wish

Image, resize 50%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Tube

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Resize to fit your tag

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Now move the cat up and place the cat in front of the tubes leg. See my tag for placement

Edit, Copy Handprint

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Move to the left and place on the cross of the casket

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Blood

Pull toward the bottom

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Move to the left

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Crow

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 40%

Move to the right and place on the tree branches

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Wordart 2

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move til it is behind the tube but in front of the tree and moon

Image, rotate, free rotate, left 10

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Background

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Layers, Load/save mask, load mask from disk, settings:
WSL_Mask220
Source Luminance
Fit To Canvas
Invert Transparency NOT checked
Hide All Mask

Layers, merge, merge group

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

Add your name to the tag

Save as PNG

Give Me Your Skull FTU Tutorial


This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.


I am using the artwork of Gabi Spree. You need a license to use her tubes. You can buy her work at The PSP Project( Store is now CLOSED

I am using the FTU kit I Want Your Skull by Gimptastic Scraps . You can find the kit HERE


Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 3

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

With your magic wand click inside the frame

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

Edit, copy Paper 6

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Selections, Invert

Edit, clear

Edit, copy Smoke

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move down to the bottom of the frame

Edit, clear

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : -3
Horizontal: 3
Opacity: 50
Blur: 10
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy Moon

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move to the top left of the frame

Image, resize 70%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, Copy Legbone

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move down to bottom of frame and move over to the right some. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Arm bone

Image, rotate, rotate clockwise 90

Edit, Copy Arm Bone

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right and move down til it is behind the leg bone

Image, rotate, free rotate, 20, right

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Crow

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 70%

Move to the top right of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Branch

Image, rotate, rotate counter  clockwise 90

Edit, copy Branch

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left and down so it is resting on the left side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, resize 70%

Move down to line up

Edit, Copy Cat

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Bring to top and move down and to the right to place to look like the cat is between the tubes hand

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Spider

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right and place on the foot of the leg bone

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, Copy Web

Edit, Paste, Paste as new  layer

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, Copy Tombstone

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left and place behind the tube

Image, resize 80%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Image, rotate, free rotate, left 20

Edit, Copy Eye

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

I placed mine on the center of the skull part of the tubes brain

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

Add your name to the tag

Save as PNG

Monday, October 7, 2013

Witchy Woman PTU Tutorial


This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.


I am using the artwork of Alehandra Vanhek. You need a license to use this tube. You can buy this tube at PFD

I am using the PTU kit Witchy Woman by Freek's Creations. You can buy the kit at Mystical Scraps



Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%.

With your magic wand click inside the frame

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

Edit, copy Paper 6

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Selections, Invert

Edit, clear

Edit, copy Sparkles

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Edit, clear

Edit, copy Flames 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Bring to the bottom of the frame

Edit , Clear

Edit, Copy Flame

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move to the bottom of the frame and move around so you can see the flame behind it

Edit, Clear

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : -3
Horizontal: 3
Opacity: 50
Blur: 10
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy Dead Tree

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move to the left and place on the left of the frame. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Full Moon

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left and place behind the top of the tree

Image, resize 50%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Owl

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move to the left and place near the top of the tree. see my tag for placement

Image, resize 30%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Jack O Lantern

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left and place in front of the tree

Image, resize 50%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Witches Brew

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the bottom right of the frame

Image, resize 50%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Scene

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move down til it is behind the jack o lantern and witches brew

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Tube

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Image,Mirror

Resize to fit your tag. Since this tube was so large I had to resize quite a bit to get it to fit

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Spell books

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the right and place at the bottom right of the tag.. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Black Cat

Edit, Paste, Paste as new  layer

Move to the left and place to the left of the jack o lantern

Image, resize 50%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Potion

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right and place to the right of the spell books

Image, resize 40%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Frog Witch

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to the bottom of the tag and place under the flying witch tube I am using

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Chain Link

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Image, Resize 80%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Image, Flip

Edit, Clear

Edit, Copy Balloons

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Layers, Arrange, move up til you have it above the scene

Image, resize 80%

Image, rotate, free rotate, right 30

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Eye Pop

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move over to the left and place in front of the tree

Image, resize 50%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Bat

Edit, Paste, Paste as New layer

Image, resize 40%

Move over to sit on the eye pop

Effecs, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settngs

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

Add your name to the tag

Save as PNG

Sunday, October 6, 2013

For Becca With Love PTU Tutorial


This tutorial was written by me. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is pure coincidence. Please DO NOT claim this tutorial as your own. It was written in PSP 9 but should be compatible with any version of PSP.


I am using the artwork of Ellie_Milk. You need a license to use her tubes. This tube was an exclusive at PicsforDesign

I am using the PTU kit called For Becca With Love that is part of the Rebecca Sedwick Collab By Manipulated by Magik . You can buy this kit at Scrap-A-Licious

WSL_Mask220 Found HERE there is a download on the side of the blog for all her masks. You will find the link there for this mask




Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 6

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%.

With your magic wand click inside the frame

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

Edit, copy Paper 10

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Selections, Invert

Edit, clear

Edit, copy Sparkles

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Edit, clear

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : -3
Horizontal: 3
Opacity: 50
Blur: 10
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy Doodle

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Move toward the top some. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Flip

Image, Mirror

Edit, Copy Star

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the top right of the frame

Image, resize 40%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Star Charm 1

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move to the right and move below the star

Image, resize 75%

Image, rotate, free rotate, left 20

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Star Charm 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right and place beside the first star charm. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Flower 3

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to top left corner of frame

Image, resize 75%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Butterfly

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, Arrange, Bring to top

Image, resize 40%

Move over to place on the star

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Tube

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Resize to fit your tag. Since this tube was so large I had to resize quite a bit to get it to fit

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Kitten

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the right of the tubes leg

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy candle

Edit, Paste, Paste as new  layer

Move to the bottom left of the frame

Image, resize 50%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Plushie

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move to place to the right of the candle

Image, resize 50%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Bottle

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left and place behind the plushie and candle but move to the right some. See my tag for placement

Image, resize 60%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Rose 3

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left and place behind the left part of the candle. See my tag for placement

Image, Resize 50%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Move to place beside the other rose

Select Raster 3

Selections, Select All, Float Defloat

Edit, Copy Tube

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Move the tube around and place part of it in the background. I chose part of the shirt and the necklaces she has on

Selections, Invert

Edit, Clear

Change the opacity of this layer to Soft Light

Edit, Copy Bubbles

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Layers, Arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 30%

Move to the bottom left and place beside the plushie

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Glitter Heart Doodle

Edit, Paste, Paste as new layer

Move down til it is above the sparkle layer

Image, resize 70%

Move over to the left. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Paper 14


Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Layers, Load/save mask, load mask from disk, settings:
WSL_Mask220
Source Luminance
Fit To Canvas
Invert Transparency NOT checked
Hide All Mask

Layers, merge, merge group

Remember to add your copyright info. Make sure it is plain and legible

Add your name to the tag

Save as PNG