This tutorial is © tagcatz designs 2015. It may not be copied or reproduced in whole or in part without my written permission.

This tutorial assumes a basic working knowledge of PSP.

Scrap kit is by Chili Designz called Beach Bliss and is available at Hania's Design store HERE.
The woman is copyright to Keith Garvey and is available at his store HERE
The mask is FTU from Moonbeams & Spiderwebs and you can get it HERE It's mask 65
You'll need the plugin Eye Candy 4000 - Gradient Glow and you can get that HERE


Install your plugin before beginning
Put the mask in your masks folder
Open a new transparent image, 600 x 600 and flood fill with white
Open paper 8, resize to 600 x 600, copy and close
Load your mask with source luminance, fit to canvas and hide all mask checked
Merge group
Open frame 2, copy, close and paste as new layer
Open your Keith Garvey tube, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move her to the right, and then erase those parts of her that overlap the frame
Click your group layer to activate it
Open the glitter, resize to 450 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move to the top right
Duplicate this layer and move to the left near the top - I resized mine a bit smaller
Open sand 2, resize to 550 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move to the bottom
Open the palm, resize to 375 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move to the top left
Erase any of the tree inside the frame
Open the splash, resize to 450 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move down inside the frame
Click the frame layer to activate it
Open the net, resize to 310 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move to the left side of the frame and up a bit
Open the shell, resize to 150 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move to the bottom left of the frame
Open the seahorse, resize to 80 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move to the bottom left, overlapping the shell
Open flower 3, resize to 350 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move to the top left of the frame
Open flower 6, resize to 310 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move to near the bottom right of the frame
Click your Garv tube layer to activate it
Open the beach ball, resize to 140 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move to the bottom near the left
Open the flipflops, resize to 100 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move down and to the left, overlapping the beachball and the sea horse
Open the drink, resize to 75 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move down in front of the girl
Open the plant, resize to 280 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move down and to the right side of the girl near the bottom of the frame
Open the coconut, resize to 130 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move to the bottom right
Open shell 3, resize to 110 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move to the bottom, left of the coconut
Open the flower, resize to 230 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move up a bit and on to the left side of the frame
Go through your layers and add drop shadows to your elements
I used 0, 3, 35, 5, black
If you want to resize, do that now before adding any text
Add the copyright info and license number for the Keith Garvey tube
Convert to raster
Effects, plugins, Eye Candy 4000, Gradient Glow
On the color tab choose white
On the basic tab, 7, 25, 100, draw box checked
Lower the opacity of this layer to 60%
For my text, I used MTF Whimsy, #bc2000
Convert to raster and give it the same gradient glow, except change opacity to 75
Merge visible and save as a png file
Thanks for trying my tut!

tagcatz