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Tuesday, July 27, 2010

PostHeaderIcon Template 69


My Template making mojo went south, but had an idea
for this one and went with it lol Hope you like xx
♥ Please leave me some love if you download ♥

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Download Here


Hugs xx Punky Butts xx
Monday, July 26, 2010

PostHeaderIcon American Dreams FTU


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American Dreams was written by me Punky Butts

Any other similarity is purely coincidental
and was done in psp 9 Any other versions should work
This tutorial was written for those
that have working knowledge of psp

Tools and Supplies Needed

Eyecandy I used EC 4000 chrome

Xenofex 2 Constellation

Font of choice I used Riesling

GG_Template 159 by Gina ♥
You can download HERE


Mask of Choice
or you can use the star mask I used WSL Mask92 ♥
You can download HERE

Tube of choice
I used the Beautiful art by Michael Landefeld
You will need a license to use his art
Michael Landefeld's art can be purchased at CILM
you must not use the same image in the tutorial
unless you have the appropriate
artist license to do so
Michael Landefeld art can be purchased at C.I.L.M ♥
You can find that HERE

Michael Landefeld is now with CDO
HERE
C.I.L.M has closed!

♥ Ready Let's Start ♥

(1) Open Template in psp
Windows > Duplicate > Close the original
Delete the credit layer
we are going to work on the template canvas

(2) On the Stars 2 Top Layer go to effects > eyecandy 4000 Chrome
Click on the Basic tab and use the following settings


(3) Then Click on the Lighting Tab and use the following settings
with the exception using color of choice for the highlight color and tint color


(4) Then Click on the Bevel Profile tab and select Button

(5) Highlight the stars 2 Fill Layer using the same chrome settings
changing only the tint color to white

(6) Highlight the stars 1 layer
add the same chrome you added to the stars 2 Fill Layer

(7) Highlight the stars 1 fill layer
go to effects > 3D Effects > Cutout
using these settings - color of choice for the
shadow color and fill interior color
click on those to change the color


(8) On the same layer go to adjust > Add / Remove noise > Add Noise
using the following settings


(9) Highlight the shape layer use same chrome settings in Step (5)

(10) Highlight shape fill layer use same settings in Step (7)

(11) I did not use the circles layer ~ this is up to you
Highlight the stripes layer
use same chrome setting as in steps 2, 3 and 4

(12) if using the sparkles layer you can add same
chrome setting as step (5) and add a slight drop shadow


(13) Add a new layer above the Raster 1 layer
flood fill with color or pattern of choice
go to layers > new mask layer > from image
find the star mask or mask of choice from the drop down
Source Luminance checked
on the mask layer on your layer palette merge group

(14) Duplicate the mask layer
on the bottom mask layer go to Adjust > Blur > Gaussian Blur
Set Radius to 30


(15) Open tube of choice - copy and paste tube as a new layer
position tube and resize if needed
Add drop shadow of choice to tube

(16) Crop and resize tag of choice

(17) Highlight the Original mask layer
not the copy of it
go to effects > Plugins >Xenofex 2 > Constellation
using these settings
Star Size 2.00
Star Variation 19
Edge Star Density 27
Overall Star Density 0
Overdrive 100
Twinkle Amount 50
Twinkle Rotation 45
Keep Original Image Checked

(18) Add your name and credits
and your done :)
If you want a transparent tag
delete the white background layer
and save as PNG

Thank you for doing my tutorial
I would love to see your results
Hugs xx Punky Butts xx
Wednesday, July 21, 2010

PostHeaderIcon Too Hot FTU


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Too Hot was written by me Punky Butts
Any other similarity is purely coincidental
and was done in psp 9 Any other versions should work
This tutorial was written for those
that have working knowledge of psp


Tools and Supplies Needed

PSP
Xero - Radiance - optional
eyecandy gradient glow for name - optional

Font of choice I used Futurist Fixed-width

Scrap Kit of choice I used Neon Punk Collab by ♥ Tamie and Kristin ♥
HERE

Template #5 Too Hot By Lori ♥ Fancy Designz
Her blog is now closed ~ You can now download
her templates at her store
HERE

Tube of choice
I used the art by Ismael Rac
you will need to purchase a license to use this art
you must not use the same image in the tutorial
unless you have the appropriate
artist license to do so
Ismael Rac can be purchased now at XeracX Store
You can find that HERE

♥ Ready Let's Start ♥


Open Psp
Open Template 5 too hot

Shift+D to duplicate the template
close the original template

Highlight the background layer
right click - promote background layer

Image - Canvas size - change to 700x700 pixels
flood fill the background white

Open tube of choice and elements from kit
to use the colors from
to pick colors from for the template

Highlight the too hot layer
with your magic wand tolerance at 10 feather 0
click inside the gray area of every other letter
then go to selections - modify - remove specks and holes
using these settings
Remove specks and holes ticked
Square area smaller then
100 X 1 ok
Keep selected

Go to adjust - color balance - manual color correction
using the settings in screen shot below


for the source click on that and use the color picker to
pick up the gray color - for Target change that to a color
you wish to use from your tube or the elements ok

Go to adjust - add/Remove noise - add noise with these settings
Uniform and Monochrome ticked - Noise 25% ok
then go to adjust - Brightness and contrast - Levels
using the settings in the screen shot below


Selections - select none

do the same steps for the other letters
using another color of choice

Highlight the top left circle
selections - select all - float - defloat
layers - new raster layer - copy and paste into selection
the discoball - selections select none
delete the original circle layer colorize of choice
repeat for the other circle layer


Highlight the frame mats layer
with your magic wand click inside one of the squares
go to manual color correction change the Target to black
position your tube within the square - resize if needed
selections - invert- hit delete on the tube layer
set blend mode to Luminance - repeat with the other squares

Open Ribbon 2 - Highlight the top layer - copy and paste as a new layer
go to adjust - Brightness and contrast
Levels - using the same settings you did above


Open any other elements of choice - resize as needed
and place around your tag - copy and paste your tube as a new layer
apply xero - radiance -default settings
apply drop shadows to your layers as desired

Crop / resize your tag - add your name and credits
for name I used font Futurist Fixed-width
size 45 color of choice
then added a fat white gradient glow and drop shadow

If you want a transparent tag delete the white background
save as png and your done :)

Thank you for doing my tutorial
I would love to see your results
Hugs xx Punky Butts xx
Thursday, July 15, 2010

PostHeaderIcon Punk Rock Princess FTU


Punk Rock Princess was written by me Punky Butts

Any other similarity is purely coincidental
and was done in psp 9 Any other versions should work
This tutorial was written for those
that have working knowledge of psp

Tools and Supplies Needed

PSP

Filters Unlimited 2

Vm Natural - Sparkle

Eyecandy

Font of choice

Template 36 By Toxic Desires
you can find the download links to the temps
on the right hand side menu
You can download HERE

Tube of choice
I used the art by Ismael Rac
you will need to purchase a license to use this art
you must not use the same image in the tutorial
unless you have the appropriate
artist license to do so
Ismael Rac can be purchased now at XeracX Store
You can find that HERE

♥ Ready Let's Start ♥

(1) Open Psp

(2) Open Template - shift +D To Duplicate close the original
delete the credit layer - Promote background to layer

(3) On your materials palette
change the foreground to a color from your tube
background to black

(4) Highlight the rectangle fill
go to effects - filters unlimited 2 - Gradients
with these settings
Linear Waves - Direction 64 Frequency 77

(5) On the Word Layer - change the opacity to your liking -
I set mine to 60

(6) Copy and paste your tube as a new layer
resize as needed and position

(7) Duplicate the tube
on the copy of the tube go to adjust - Blur - Gaussian blur - Radius 3
Blend Mode Hard Light - Drop Shadow of choice

(8) If using a close up tube
copy and paste as a new layer
resize as needed - I resized mine by 50%
see mine for placement - move the closeup tube
below the skull layer

(9) Duplicate the closeup tube - erase bits coming out at the bottom
on the copy of the tube set blend mode to Luminance L Opacity 62
on the original closeup tube layer
set opacity to 30 Blend mode is Normal

(10) Highlight the Rectangle Frame Layer
Selections - Select all - Float - Defloat
effects - VM Natural - Sparkle with these settings


(11) Keep Selected - Layers new raster layer
effects - eyecandy gradient glow
setting of choice - I used medium
glow width 5.51 Soft Corners 25 overall opacity 100 Select none

(12) Make your selection tool active
make the selection in the black see screenshot


press delete making sure your on the new raster layer
you added the gradient glow to select none

(13) Highlight the Skull Fill Layer
colorize of choice
Adjust - Add/Remove Noise - Add Noise
Uniform - Monochrome checked - Noise 25

(14) Highlight the Skull Frame
apply effect - filters unlimited 2 - Gradients
with these settings
Linear Waves - Direction 64 Frequency 77
Effects - eyecandy glass - setting of choice
drop shadow of choice

(15) Highlight the skull eyes layer
colorize & glass of choice - add noise 25
drop shadow of choice
Merge down your skull layers

(16) Highlight the Stars Layer
apply effect filters unlimited 2 - Gradients
with these settings
Linear Waves - Direction 64 Frequency 204
Add Noise same settings as before
apply drop shadow - V & H 2 Opacity 45 Blur 5 Color Black

(17) Highlight the Words 2 Layer
apply effect filters unlimited 2 - Gradients
with these settings
Linear Waves - Direction 64 Frequency 204
Add Noise 25
(18) Apply gradient glow Fat changing the colors
to a light color from your tag colors
I used #ffd9f5 - Apply shadow of choice

(19) Highlight your merged skull layer
Duplicate - resize 20 % smart size resize all layers unchecked
move to the top of the layers
Move up to the top right - see mine
Image - Rotate - Free Rotate - Right - 30
Sharpen

(20) Add your name and credits - Merge all layers visible
and you are done !!!

Thank you for doing my Tutorial
Hugz xx Hugz Punky Butts xx
Wednesday, July 14, 2010

PostHeaderIcon Punk Princess FTU



Punk Princess was written by me Punky Butts

Any other similarity is purely coincidental
and was done in psp 9 Any other versions should work
This tutorial was written for those
that have working knowledge of psp


Tools and Supplies Needed

PSP

Font of choice

Scrap Kit elements of choice

used some elements from Exclusive kits by Bel
which are only for Misfits members HERE

Template 276 Punk Princess By Divine Intentionz Ty Missy ♥
You can download HERE


Tube of choice
I used the art by Ismael Rac
you will need to purchase a license to use this art
you must not use the same image in the tutorial
unless you have the appropriate
artist license to do so
Ismael Rac can be purchased now at XeracX Store
You can find that HERE

♥ Ready Let's Start ♥

(1) Open Psp

(2) Open a Close up tube of choice
Image canvas size change to 700 x 700

(3) Activate your selection tool
click on freehand selection
point to point - replace - Feather 35 smoothing 0 - Anti-alias checked
draw around the tube as shown in the screenshot below
when done it will feather around the tube



selections - Invert - hit delete on the tube layer 2 times

selections - select none

(4) On this same canvas - Layers new raster layer
send to the bottom - flood fill white

(5) Open the template - Shift + D to duplicate
close out the original template
Delete the credit layer

(6) Close all layers except leave the Black Circle visible
with your magic wand click in the black circle
selections - modify - smooth - smoothing amount 10
corner scale 10 Anti-alias checked - Preserve corners checked ok
Layers - New raster layer
copy over the white background on the other canvas
highlight the new raster layer you just made
paste as a new layer on the template canvas
selections - Invert - hit delete on the white background
you pasted - selections - select none
delete the original circle layer

(7) Copy the tube from the other canvas
paste as a new layer on the template canvas
just above the white circle layer
resize as needed and position

(8) On the white circle layer click inside it using your magick wand tool
selections - invert - hit delete on the tube layer
I moved the tube layer above the small circle2 layer

(9) Highlight the small circle2 layer
click inside the small circle using your magic wand tool
selections - Modify- expand by 2 - selections - modify - feather - by 15
copy and paste tube of choice as a new layer
above the small circle layer - selections - invert
hit delete on the tube layer 3 times
selections - select none

(10) Highlight the glitter circle layer
adjust - add/remove noise - add noise
Uniform and Monochrome checked - noise 50%
Add drop shadow of choice

(11) Colorize the other layers of the template of choice add any elements from kit of choice resize as needed and shadow

(12) Crop & resize tag if desired
Add your name & Credits
Merge all layers visible and save as PNG
and you are done !!!

Hope you enjoyed my tutorial
Hugz xx Punky Butts xx

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