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 Monshine Ballerina from Hania's Design and is available for purchase from her store HERE
The tube is by Souldesigner and is available at PFD 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
Font of choice


Install your plugin before beginning
Put the mask in your PSP masks folder
Open a new transparent image 600 x 600
Open paper 9, resize to 600 x 600, copy, close and paste as new layer
Load your mask with source luminance, fit to canvas and hide all mask checked
Merge group
Adjust blur, gaussian blur, 5
Open your Souldesigner tube, resize her to 500 height, copy, and close without saving
Paste as new layer and move her slightly to the right and up just a bit
Click your group layer to activate it
Open element 50, resize to 540 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer
Click your group layer again
Open element 1, resize to 550 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move down so it's quite close to the bottom
Open element 49, resize to 560 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move to the top right
Open element 46, flip horizontal, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move to the top left
Click your top layer to activate it
Open element 20, resize to 90 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move to near the left side
Open element 38, resize to 235 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move to the left side and down just a bit
Open element 10, resize to 80 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move up on top of the orange box
Open element 98, resie to 330 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer, flip horizontal
With your magic wand, click inside the frame
Selections, modify, expand 5
New raster layer
Open one of the papers you like and paste into selection
Deselect and then move this layer below the frame layer
Click your tube layer to activate it
Open element 47, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move to near the bottom of the woman
Open element 33, resize to 180 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move to the bottom left, overlapping the woman a bit
Open element 83, resize to 165 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move to the bottom right
Open element 81, resize to 155 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move to the bottom left
Open element 5, resize to 100 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move to the bottom, in front of the girl
Open element 93, resize to 170 width, copy and close
Paste as new layer and move down beside the candle
Go through your layers and add drop shadows to your elements
I used 0, 3, 30, 5, black
If you wish to resize, do that now before adding any text
Add the copyright info and license number for the Souldesigner 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
Reduce the opacity of this layer to 60%
For my text I used #289886 and gave it the same gradient glow
Merge visible and save as a png file
Thanks for trying my tut!

tagcatz