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 Geisha Garden and is available at S&CO HERE.
The Geisha lady 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
Open paper 14, resize to 600 x 600, copy and close
Paste as new layer
Load your mask with source luminance, fit to canvas and hide all mask checked
Merge group
Open the screen, resize to 280 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move to the left
Open the cherry tree branch, resize to 280 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move so the cherry branch covers most of the screen, but not the frame on the right
With your selection tool, select the spaces between the frame sections
Edit, cut
Deselect
Lower the opacity of this layer to 70%
Open entrance, resize to 270 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move to the left over top of the two screen sections on the left
With your selection tool, remove any parts of the screen that extend beyond the entrance
Click your group layer to activate it
Open flower 5, copy, close, paste as new layer and move to the top right
Open the purple flowers, resize to 220 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move up and to the right overlapping the first flower
Open flower 2, resize to 250 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move to the right overlapping the purple flowers
Open flower 4, resize to 140 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move to the right and down a bit
Open greenery, resize to 270 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move to the right and below the last flower, overlapping it a bit
Open fan 4, copy, close and paste as new layer
Rotate it right and probably resize a bit, then move to the bottom right
Open your Keith Garvey tube, copy, close and paste as new layer
Position her so she's partially behind the entrance, and i had to resize a bit also
Click your top layer to activate it
Open the basket, resize to 170 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move to the bottom left
Open the bonsai, resize to 170 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Position on top of the basket
Open ink, resize to 150 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move to the bottom left in front of the basket
Open teaservice, resize to 160 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move to the bottom left beside the writing materials
I also added a small butterfly in front of the bonsai, and a garden deco hanging from the entrance frame on the left
Both resized quite small!
Go through your layers and add drop shadows to your elements
I used 0, 3, 30, 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, 8, 25, 100, draw box checked
Reduce the opacity of this layer to 60%
For my text I used Dragonfly, #2e0040
I gave it the same gradient glow, but reduced overall opacity to 75
Merge visible and save as a png file
Thanks for trying my tut!

tagcatz