Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Rustic Winter 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 this tube at his store HERE

I am using the PTU Kit Rustic Winter by Gimptastic Scraps . This kit was exclusive to Pimpin’ PSPers Warehouse at the time I used it..But you can now find the kit at CDO exclusively





Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 3

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

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

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : 2
Horizontal: 2
Opacity: 50
Blur: 6
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy Ele30

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the bottom right of the frame

Layers, Duplicate x 3

Layers, merge, merge down two times

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, Copy Ele45

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right side of the frame

Image, resize 70%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele34

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the right and place in front of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele53

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the left side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Edit, Copy Ele5

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

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

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele35

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to place on the snow in the middle of the frame at the bottom

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele29

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to the tree and place on the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 3

Edit, Copy Ele44

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the left. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Flip

Edit, Copy Ele33

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move down to lay on top of the snow at the bottom 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

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Edit, copy Ele11

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move up and over to the tree and place to look like it is on one of the branches

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Setting

Edit, copy Ele21

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the far left and place in front of the bush on the left side

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Ele3

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the top right of the frame. Move over so you can see them hanging down

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Ele55

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to the bottom left and place in front of the wheel at the bottom of it

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Ele17

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the bottom left in front of the wheel

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele24

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move down til it is above the snow on the left side of the frame. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele28

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 50%

Move to place on the tree to look like it is hanging from the branches

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, December 28, 2015

Winter Sparkle 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 Jennifer Janesko.  You need a license to use this tube. You can buy this tube at CDO

I am using the PTU Kit IB Winter Sparkle-mini by Gimptastic Scraps . This kit is exclusive to CDO




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 of 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

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : 2
Horizontal: 2
Opacity: 50
Blur: 6
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy Ele32

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%

Move to the bottom of the frame

Layers, Duplicate times 3

Edit, copy Ele31

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the left side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele24

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to Raster 2 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 your tag

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select the snow at the bottom of the frame and do layers, arrange, bring to top so that it will cover the cut off legs of the tube

Edit, copy Ele1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Image, Mirror

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to the bottom right of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Ele26

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 85%

Move to the right side of the frame

Layers, arrange bring to bottom

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, mirror

Layers, Merge, Merge down

Edit, Copy Ele12

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, Mirror

Image, resize 40%

Move to the bottom left of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Edit, copy Ele5

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Move toward the top of the frame some

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele27

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the right side of the frame placing above the layer with the lights

Image, resize 70%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 3

Edit, copy Ele22

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Ele 3

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

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

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele 14

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the right and place in front of the previous element

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele7

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move down below Raster 2 and move to the left

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Ele13

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move up and place on top of the snow in front of the tubes cut of legs

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele11

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to the right placing on the leaf and in front of the legs of the cut off tube

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, December 21, 2015

2016 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 Jennifer Janesko.  You need a license to use this tube. You can buy this tube at CDO

I am using the PTU Kit IB Jennifer Janesko 42-3 by Gimptastic Scraps . This kit is exclusive to CDO




Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

With your magic wand click inside of 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

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : 2
Horizontal: 2
Opacity: 50
Blur: 6
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy Ele22

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the top of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele4

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the right side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele12

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Move to the left some

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize to fit your tag

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele10

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the top right of the frame placing behind the tube

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, Copy Ele5

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the left side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, mirror

Edit, Copy Ele18

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 40%

Move to the bottom left of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Select Raster 3

Edit, copy Ele21

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the left side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Ele7

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the top left of the frame making sure it stays behind the tube

Image, resize 40%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele8

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move sit on the tubes leg in front of the hand to make it look like the tube is holding it

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, December 20, 2015

Pretty Lil Pout 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 Dean Yeagle.  You need a license to use this tube. You can buy this tube at CDO

I am using the PTU kit IB Dean Yeagle 25-1 by Ladyhawwk Designs. You can find this kit at CDO





Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

With your magic wand click inside of 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

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : 2
Horizontal: 2
Opacity: 50
Blur: 6
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy Ele24

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the right side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Ele21

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the bottom left of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize to fit your tag

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy El22

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the left side of the frame placing in front of the flowers

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Ele4

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the right side of the frame in front of the flowers

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele10

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the right side of the frame placing in front of the luggage

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele15

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Image, Mirror

Move to the right and place on the luggage. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele14

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the bottom left and place behind the tube and in front of the flowers

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele20

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move the right side of the frame and place in front of the luggage and behind the bunny

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Ele2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the far left side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Ele11

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the left and place in front of the book

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, December 19, 2015

Skating Girl 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. You can buy the tube at CDO

I am using the PTU kit IB Pinuptoons 206-2 by Monti’s Scraps.  You can find this kit at CDO






Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, copy Frame

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

With your magic wand click inside each of the frames

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

Edit, copy Paper 1

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 : 2
Horizontal: 2
Opacity: 50
Blur: 6
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy Element5

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the bottom left of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Edit, copy Element17

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%

Move to the left side 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

Move to the bottom of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Element 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move in front of the tree on the left. Making sure it is behind the tube

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Edit, copy Element 3

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the far right placing in front of the fence and behind the tube

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Element 16

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, mirror

Move to the far right of the frame behind

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Element 6

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the far left placing in front of the tree

Image, rotate, free rotate, right, 30

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Element 8

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the right and place on the sign.see my tag for placement

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, December 18, 2015

Winter Frost 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 must have a license to use this tube. You can buy the tube at his store HERE

I am using the kit A Light Frost by Manipulated by Magik. You can buy this kit at her HIM Addicts forum found HERE




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 of 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 Icicles

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the top of the frame

Edit, Clear

Edit, Copy Snow Scatter

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move down and to the right some

Edit, Clear

Edit, copy Snowflakes

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Edit, Clear

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : 2
Horizontal: 2
Opacity: 50
Blur: 6
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, copy Snowdrift

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the bottom of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Edit, copy Tree

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 80%

Move to the right side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Candycane Post

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the left side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Bench

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Edit, copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize to fit your tag

Move to the bottom of the tag

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, Copy Bush

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, Mirror

Move to the bottom left behind the lamp post

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Bird On Branch

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the top of the frame. Move the branch so it is somewhat behind the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Deer

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move up and place in front of the bench and over to the right so it looks to be standing in the snow in front of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Snowman

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the left placing in front of the bench and to the left some

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Lights

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Image, Flip

Image, Mirror

Move to the left and place in front of the lamp post

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same settings

Edit, copy Bow 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the top of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Candy Canes

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the right placing in front of the bench

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, December 15, 2015

Springtime Fun 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 Dean Yeagle.  You need a license to use this tube. You can buy this tube at CDO

I am using the PTU kit IB Dean Yeagle 37-1 by Ladyhawwk Designs. You can find this kit at CDO





Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 3

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

With your magic wand click inside of 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 : 2
Horizontal: 2
Opacity: 50
Blur: 6
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy Ele25

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the bottom of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Ele22

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the bottom left of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Ele21

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 50%

Move to the left side of the fence

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize to fit your tag

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the right side of the frame in front of the flowers

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele10

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the left side of the frame putting in front of the flowers

Move down below the tube

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele17

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the bottom right placing in front of the wooden water fountain

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele4

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to the right placing in front of the basket

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Ele16

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the left side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Select The Fence

Edit, copy Ele5

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the left side placing behind the chick box

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele9

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to the left and place on top of the flower pot

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele26

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the top of the frame on top of the Ivy

Image, rotate, free rotate, right 10

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele6

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to in front of the fence on the right side but behind the basket

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Edit, copy Ele2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Image, Mirror

Move to the right and place on the top of the flower pot

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele24

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to left and place on the flowers

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Move to the top right of the frame and place on top of the vine

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

Add your name to the tag

Save as PNG


Monday, December 14, 2015

Pink Christmas 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 this tube. You can buy this tube at CDO

I am using the PTU Kit IB Anna Liwanag 29-2 by Gimptastic Scraps . This kit is exclusive to CDO




Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, rotate, free rotate, right, 90

Image, resize 60%

With your magic wand click inside of 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 : 2
Horizontal: 2
Opacity: 50
Blur: 6
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize to fit your tag

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Ele4

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the right side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele17

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to place on the top of the smallest tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Move to place on top of the other tree

Edit, copy Ele13

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to place at the bottom of the cut off legs

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele5

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the right and place behind the train, to the right in front of the trees

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Ele15

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the right behind the package and on the left. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, Copy Ele12

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, Mirror

Image, resize 50%

Move to the bottom left of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Edit, copy Ele19

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the far right and place in front of the tree but behind the packages

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele18

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Move up toward the top some

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele20

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to place in between both pink packages

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, Resize 40%

Move to the right and place under the star on the small tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele8

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the bottom right placing in front of the packages

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, December 8, 2015

Kitty Stocking 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 Melissa Dawn.  You need a license to use this tube. You can buy this tube at CDO

I am using the PTU Kit IB Melissa Dawn 19-1 by Gimptastic Scraps . This kit is exclusive to CDO




Open new image 600 x 600

Edit, Copy Frame 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, rotate, free rotate, right, 90

Image, resize 60%

With your magic wand click inside of 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 : 2
Horizontal: 2
Opacity: 50
Blur: 6
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy ele11

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Move to the top of the frame

Image, resize 80%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele20

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 60%

Move to the right side of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele7

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

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

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Edit, copy Ele15

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to bottom right placing in front of the other package

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele16

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move down and to the right placing on the left side of the packages

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, Copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize to fit your tag

Move to make it look like it is hanging from the top of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Ele2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Move to Raster 2 and move to bottom left of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Edit, copy Ele1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the far right placing in front of the tree and behind the packages. See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele19

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the right placing in front of the packages but behind the cat.. Position on the right side of the cat

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Ele3

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the top left of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Select the Tree

Edit, copy Ele5

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, Resize 50%

Move to the right and place in front of the tree and on the left side of the stocking

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele17

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the bottom left placing in front of the candle

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele4

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to the bottom right placing it on top of the green box but behind the stocking cap

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Wordart

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the top left of the frame

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Image, rotate, free rotate, left, 20

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, December 7, 2015

Candy Cane 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 Cuddly Rigor Mortis.  You need a license to use this tube. You can buy this tube at CDO

I am using the PTU kit IB Cuddly Rigor Mortis 67-1 by Ladyhawwk Designs. You can find this kit at CDO





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 1

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 : 2
Horizontal: 2
Opacity: 50
Blur: 6
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy Ele6

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 Ele29

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

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

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele17

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the top right corner of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select Raster 3

Edit, copy Wordart

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select the tree

Edit, copy Ele10

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

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

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Move to the middle and down some

Layers, Duplicate

Move to the right side of the tree

You can always put these where you wish. This is just how I am doing the decorations on the tree

Select The Tree

Edit, copy Ele9

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Move to place on the left side of the tree below the previous element

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Move to the right to place in the middle of the tree

Layers, Duplicate

Move toward the right side of the tree

Edit, copy Ele28

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Move to the bottom left of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Move to the middle of the tree

Layers, Duplicate

Move to the right side of the tree

Edit, copy Ele11

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to the bottom left placing in front of the tree at the bottom

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Select the Tree

Edit, copy Ele4

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to place under the ornament on the right

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Move to the left placing under the ornament there

Edit, copy Ele16

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to the bottom of the tree on the left behind the ornaments

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Move to place on the right side of the tree

Edit, copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize to fit your tag

Layers, Arrange, bring to top

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele30

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the bottom left and place in front of the tree and behind the decorations at the bottom of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Move to the right

Edit, copy Ele12

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Move to the left some

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, Mirror

Edit, copy Ele22

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the bottom right placing on Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele8

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to Raster 2 and move over til some is behind the tree but you can still see it

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, December 4, 2015

Santa Is Coming 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. You can buy this tube at CDO

I am using the PTU kit Here Comes Santa Claus by Sweet Cravings Scraps. You can buy the kit at TKO Scraps, Scraps and  Tubes and Heartbeatz Creationz

WSL_Mask194  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 Fireplace

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move down the image some

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : 2
Horizontal: 2
Opacity: 50
Blur: 6
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 fire place

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Gift 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

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

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Edit, Copy Gift 4

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move bottom left moving behind and somewhat to the right behind gift 1

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Gift 2

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Move to the left placing behind gift 4 and to the right

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Gift 3

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to the far left placing behind all gifts and moving to the far left ..See my tag for placement

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Edit, Copy Stocking 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to the right side of the fireplace

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Lights

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to tree and place near the top

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Image, resize 80%

Move down and to the left

Layers, Duplicate

Move to the right side of the tree

Edit, copy Star 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Move to place at the top of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Select the fireplace

Edit, copy Tag

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, Resize 50%

Image, rotate, free rotate, right, 10

Place at the top of the fireplace

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, Copy Cookies

Edit, Paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to the top of the fireplace next to the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Bottle of Milk

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Move to the top of the fireplace and place behind the cookies

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Cup

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 20%

Place in front of the cookies. See my tag for placement

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

Move to the place in front of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Cat

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Place at the bottom right of the fireplace

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Paper 13

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Layers, Load/save mask, load mask from disk, settings:

WSL_Mask194
Source Luminance
Fit To Canvas
Invert Transparency NOT Checked
Hide All Mask

Layers, Merge, merge Group

Edit, copy Polar Bear

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 20%

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to the far right placing it on the gifts in front of the tree

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, December 3, 2015

Skiing Snowman 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 Cuddly Rigor Mortis.  You need a license to use this tube. This is an exclusive tube to CDO

I am using the PTU kit IB Cuddly Rigor Mortis 81-3 by Ladyhawwk Designs. You can find this kit at CDO





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 of the frame

Selections, Modify, Expand by 8

Edit, copy Paper 1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, send to bottom

Selections, Invert

Edit, Clear

Edit, copy Ele13

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Edit, Clear

Selections, Select None

Select Raster 2

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Settings of:
Vertical : 2
Horizontal: 2
Opacity: 50
Blur: 6
Color: Black
Shadow on new layer NOT Checked

Edit, Copy Ele20

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, rotate, free rotate, right, 10

Image, resize 60%

Move to the bottom of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele16

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 Ele19

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, resize 30%

Move to the top of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Tube

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Image, Mirror

Image, resize to fit your tag

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Edit, copy Ele10

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to the top left of the tree and place

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, same Settings

Layers, duplicate

Move down to the right side

Layers, duplicate

Move further down on the left side of the tree

Edit, copy Ele24

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to near the top of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same Settings

Layers, Duplicate

Move down and place toward the left

Layers, Duplicate

Move toward the bottom of the tree

Select The Tree

Edit, copy Ele23

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 30%

Move to place in the middle of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Layers, Duplicate and move down so it looks to be behind the ornaments

Go back to the middle ribbon

Layers, Duplicate

Move toward the top of the tree

Edit, copy Ele1

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Move to Raster 2 and move up so you can see it behind the snow

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele9

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, Mirror

Image, resize 70%

Move to the far right of the frame placing on the snow layer

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele5

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 50%

Layers, arrange, bring to top

Move to the bottom left placing them in front of the tree

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Select Raster 2

Edit, copy Ele18

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 70%

Move to the top of the frame

Effects, 3D Effects, Drop Shadow, Same settings

Edit, copy Ele8

Edit, paste, paste as new layer

Image, resize 40%

Move to the top of the frame and place on top of the greenery

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