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This tutorial was made in PSP X2, but can also be made in the other versions.


you can download the materials.

It contains: 2 tubes - 1 background - 1 mask - 1 font.

Open the font and minimize it, or load fonts by Tool of font FXplorer and it's in your font in PSP.


The tubes are by CBJ and Guismo.

Thank you so much for the beautiful tubes and mask.

Please don't remove the watermark.

The Copyright belongs to the original artist.

Let the credit to the maker.


Step 1

Open the tubes and the mask in PSP - minimize them for now.

Set your foreground color to #d7b2d3 (or at your choice).

Set your background color to #000000 (or at your choice).

Open image 'achtergrond' - this is your working image.

Step 2

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill your image with your background color.

Layers - New mask layer - From image - find mask 'sg_sweet-valentine' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Step 3

Copy tube 'calguisparfumchanel21610'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place her a little down and to the left.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 4 - Opacity 65 - Blur 10 - color black.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Edit - Copy.

Minimize this image for now.

Step 4

Open a new transparent image of 500 x 350 pixels.

Selections - Select all.

Paste into the selection.

Selections - Select none.

Step 5

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 1 pixel - background color.

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 5 pixels - foreground color.

Select this border with your Magic wand - Outside checked - with these settings:

Effects - Texture effects - Blinds - color black - with these settings:

Selections - Select none.

Image - Resize - 3x with 80% - All layers checked.

Edit - Copy.

Step 6

Back to your minimized image.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Layers - Duplicate.

Image - Rotate - Free rotate - Left - 10 - nothing checked.

Place the upper left corners on each other - see main image.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Image - Rotate - Free rotate - Right - 55 - nothing checked.

Image - Resize - 90% - All layers not checked.

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen.

Step 7

Layers - New raster layer.

Activate your Text tool - font TKDoodle - Size 100 (PSP 9 = 60) - with these settings:

Layers - Convert to raster layer.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 2 - Opacity 65 - Blur 2 - black.

Place the text just above the little image.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Step 8

Copy tube 'S_glitterhearts_cbj'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Put it on a nice place.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow - same settings as before.

Step 9

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Save your crea as a jpg file and you're done!


I hope you enjoyed making this tutorial :-)


If you want your crea in my Gallery:

Image - Resize - Width 800 pixels.

Save your crea as a jpg file and please send me an email with your crea.


This lesson was written by Gerrie on January 14, 2011.

This lesson is and remains the property of Gerrie.

You are not allowed to copy or distribute my lessons without my written permission.

All my lessons are self designed ... so any agreement is purely coincidental.

All my lessons are registered with TWI.

Translated by Zial on January 26, 2014