Snow White - One Bite

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This tutorial assumes a basic knowledge of Paint Shop Pro.  Knowledge of PSP tools is required.

Just be sure to read every step carefully and always pay special attention to what layer you are working on.

 
Tools Needed:
  • PSP ( Paint Shop Pro ) - I used 9 but you should be able to use other versions
  • A Tube - I'm Using this fabulous tube created by " Irina Istratova " ...don't use unless you have a License to do so.
  • PTU Scrap Kit by Me ( ZiggyFan Scrap Designs ) called " Simple Fairytale " you can purchase it Here
  • WSL_Mask84....This fabulous mask was created by WeeScotLass you can find it Here
  • A Font of your choice....to add your name to your tag. 
  • No Plug-ins needed, Yeah!

Please Note All settings stay the same unless otherwise noted...Thank You

Let's Begin....
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1.    Open your Tube, Mask in PSP ....duplicate once (shift D) and close originals.
 
2.    Open a New Image 650 X 650 with a white background
 
3.    Open a paper of your choice from the scrap kit.  I used paper 10  ....Image/Resize at 80%
 
4.    Layers/New Mask Layer/From Image  ...Select the WSL_Mask84 in the source menu....Create mask from - Source Luminance....Invert mask data - Unchecked
Layers/Merge/Merge Group  ...Image/Mirror
 
5.    Using your mover tool ...move to the upper right corner.  See my tag for reference...
 
6.    Open the "Bracket" from the kit  ....Edit/Copy  ...Edit/Paste as a new layer on top of the mask layer.   Image/Resize at 90%  ...Image/Rotate/Free Rotate at 6 degrees to the left.
 
7.    Using your Magic Wand tool (Default settings) ...Select the inside of the bracket.  Selections/Modify/Expand by 20  ...Selections/Invert
 
8.    Open a paper of your choice from the scrap kit.  I used paper 9  ....Image/Resize at 80%  ...Edit/Cut   ...Layers/Arrange/Move Down
 
9.    Activate your tube, Edit/Copy  ...Edit/Paste as a new layer  ...Using your mover tool, place it how you like inside the bracket   ...Edit/Cut   ...Selections/Select None
 
10.   In your layers pallet, change the blend mode to "Luminance Legacy" and move the opacity to 50 ( or whatever works best for your tube).  Layers/Merge/Merge Down
 
11.   In your layers pallet, make the top layer active ( Bracket )  ...Effects/3D Effects Drop Shadow with these settings: Vertical & Horizontal 0, Opacity 40, Blur 10, Color Black, Shadow on new layer - Unchecked.
 
12.   Layers/Merge/Merge Down  ...Using your mover tool ...move it slightly to the upper left corner.  See my tag for reference...
 
13.   Open the "Crown 3" from the kit  ....Edit/Copy  ...Edit/Paste as a new layer on top of the bracket.  ...Image/Resize at 20%  ...Image/Rotate/Free Rotate at 6 degrees to the left.
 
14.   Adjust/Sharpness/Sharpen...  Apply the same drop shadow as before, and Move it to top of the bracket  ...see my tag for position.
 
15.   Open the "Frame 1" from the kit  ....Edit/Copy  ...Edit/Paste as a new layer  ...Image/Rotate/Free Rotate at 90 degrees to the right.
 
16.   Using your mover tool ...move to the bottom right corner.  See my tag for reference...  Using your Magic Wand too ...Select the inside of the Frame.
 
17.   Selections/Modify/Expand by 15  ...Selections/Invert  ...Open a paper of your choice ( I used paper 2 ) and paste it as a layer  ....Selections/Invert  ....Edit/Cut  ....Selections/Select None
 
18.   Layers/Arrange/Move Down  ...In your layers pallet, make the top layer active ( Frame )  ...Effects/3D Effects Drop Shadow - same settings as before.
 
19.   Make you Tube Active...  Edit/Copy  ...Edit/Paste as a new layer on top of the frame we just added.  Resize as needed and apply the same drop shadow as before.
 
20.   In your layers pallet, make the "Mask" layer active...  Open the "Floor" from the kit....Edit/Copy  ...Edit/Paste as a new layer  ...Image/Resize at 68% and apply the same drop shadow as before.
 
21.   Now you may add any other elements from the scrap kit you like (I added:  Button 1, The Book, and Wired Heart 1).
 
22.   Finally ad your proper Copyright info, watermark, and add your name to your tag...
 
You are done! 
 

Hope you enjoyed doing this tut as much as I did writing it.  Any similarities to other tutorials are Entirely coincidental.

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