Saturday, June 29, 2013

Facebook Timeline Template 2

Just thought I would try my hand at making another timeline cover template
This is just something simple I made while playing around with a dingbat font



Download HERE

Monday, June 24, 2013

Facebook Timeline Cover Template 1

So I thought I would try my hand at making a template for a timeline cover for FB
I hope someone finds some use for this ♥

Download HERE

Sunday, June 23, 2013

In Loving Memory

This tutorial assumes you have a working knowledge of PSP
This tutorial was written using PSP 8 but can be done in other versions

Supplies:
Tube of Choice
*I am using the always stunning work of Carrie Hall.  You must have a license to use the same tube.  You can purchase a license at Up Your Art*

In Memory Scrap Kit
*This is a gorgeous kit by the super talented WDDesignz.  You can find all her kits at Whisprd Designz*

Mask Of Choice
*I am using one of the beautiful masks by Moonbeams and Spiderwebs*

Font Of Choice
Lets Get Started:
1).  Open all your supplies in PSP
Resize as you feel necessary

2).  Open a blank canvas 600*250
Select All
Copy and Paste your paper of choice as a new layer
DO NOT deselect
Selections
Modify
Select Selections Borders
Both Sides
Anti-Alias Checked
Border width set at 10
Add a new Raster Layer
Copy and Paste your paper of choice again
DO NOT deselect
Selections
Modify
Select Selections Border
Outside
Anti-Alias Checked
Border width set to 10
Add a new raster layer
Copy and paste your paper of choice
Deselect
Move this layer below you original border layer

3).  Using your crop tool
Crop both of your layers back to your 600*250 original canvas size

4).  Add a drop shadow
*I used 1, -1, 50, 5.00 and then did it again with -1, 1, 50, 5.00*

5).  Then go to Image
Canvas Size
Change the size of your canvas to 650*550 to give you room to work

6).  Add a new raster layer
Send to Bottom
Select All
Copy and paste your paper of choice into selection or flood fill with a color of choice from your tube
Deselect

7).  On your bottom layer go to
Layers
New Mask Layer
Select your mask of choice from the drop down menu
Source Luminance checked
Invert Mask Data unchecked

8).  Now is the time to make the tag your own
Add whatever elements, word art, etc that you want

9).  Copy and paste your tube as a new layer
Position
Duplicate your tube
On your duplicate tube
Adjust
Blur
Gaussian Blur
5.00
Change the blend mode and lower the opacity to something that works for your personal preferences and your particular tube
Add a drop shadow to your original tube layer
*I used 1, -1, 50, 5.00 then -1,1,50,5.00*

10).  Resize your tag if necessary

11).  Add all copyright information and any license numbers needed

12).  Add your name

All Done!



This tutorial was written by Carrie's Concoctions on June 23, 2013
Any resemblance to any other tutorial is unintentional

Friday, June 21, 2013

PTU Kit *~* Forever Love *~*

I made this kit in honor of my nephew Riley
He was born premature at 27 weeks and sadly he passed away on June 17th.
Any proceeds from this kit will go fully to his parents

This kit is $3.00
Includes:
34 Elements
8 Flowers
10 Frames
20 Papers

Thank you for looking



Please email me at
CarriesConcoctions@gmail.com with your receipt after completing your PayPal transaction and I will send you the link to the kit
Please allow 24 hours for kit delivery
(although it should only be a couple of hours)


Friday, June 14, 2013

Azure


This tutorial assumes you have a working knowledge of PSP
It was written using PSP 8 but can be done in other versions

Supplies:
Image of Choice
*I am using the gorgeous work of Ching Chou Kuik.  You can find her tubes at UpYourArt*

Scrap Kit Of Choice
*I am using a scrap kit named "Azure" by A Tagger's Scrap*

Mask of Choice
*I am using a mask by Moonbeams and Spiderwebs*

Lets Get Started:
1).  Open all supplies in PSP
Resize as you feel necessary

2).  Open a 600*525 blank image
Copy and paste your paper of choice as a new layer
Layers
New Mask Layer
Choose your mask from the drop down menu
Ok
Right Click
Delete Mask
Yes
Ungroup layers

3). Duplicate the mask layer
Mirror
Flip

4).  Open your image of choice
Select All
Copy and Paste your paper of choice into selection
Selections
Modify Select Sections Borders
Both
10
Anti-Alias checked
Add a New Raster Layer
Copy and paste your paper of choice into selection
Add a new Raster Layer
Selections
Modify Select Sections Borders
Outside 
8
Copy and paste another paper of choice into selection
Select None
*I chose to give my frame a drop shadow*
Merge Visible
5).  Add any elements you would like to make the tag your own

6).  Copy Merged and paste onto your original image with the masks

7).  Resize as you feel necessary

8).  Add all copyright information and any license information you need to your tag

9). Add your name

10).   Save in your desired format
All Done

This tutorial was written by Carrie's Concoctions on June 14, 2013

Any resemblance to any other tutorial is completely unintentional