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 Sweet Candy from Hania's Design and is available for purchase HERE
The lady is by Celinart Pinup and is also available at Hania's Design Store - the Sweet Candy kit is a match for this tube HERE
You'll need the plugin Eye Candy 4000, Gradient Glow and you can get that HERE
The mask is FTU from Rachel Designs, available HERE It's mask 4 in set 42
Font of choice. I used Miss Lankfort


Install your plugin before beginning
Put the mask in your PSP masks folder
Open a new transparent image 600 x 600
You can resize later if you wish
Open paper 9, resize to 600 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Load your mask with source luminance, fit to canvas and hide all mask checked
Merge group
Open element 80, resize to 450 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
With your magic wand, click the black part of the front frame
Edit, cut
Open paper 6
With your crop tool, crop just the top city portion of the paper
Edit, copy and then close
Selection, modify, expand 3
Paste into selection
Deselect and then move this below the frame layer
With your magic wand click inside the bit of black showing from the frame behind the front one
Edit, paste into selection
Deselect
Merge these picture layers into one and the copy the merged layer
Paste as new layer and move below the first merged picture
Make this layer smaller and move to the left just above the first pictures
Activate your group layer
Open element 53, resize to 300 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move to the top right so it shows a bit above the pictures
Open element 15, resize to 380 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move to the top right
Add some music notes in the background - resized - element 38
Open element 26, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move down
Click your top layer to activate it
Open element 5, resize to 90 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move to the left side of the front picture
Open element 104, resize to 460 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move to the top left of the front picture frame
Open your Celinart Pinup tube, select the layers you want and resize to 500 height, copy and then close
Paste as new layer and move her slightly left - we'll be removing part of the legs later
Activate your spotlight layer
Open element 14, resize to 170 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move down and to the right
Open element 81, resize to 100 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move down and to the left a bit, partially in front of the phone
Open element 45, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move to the right side of the pictures
Open element 19, resize to 210 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move down and to the right side of the frames
Open element 102, resize to 115 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move down and to the right
Click your tube layer to activate it
In front of the girl, I added the shoes, suitcase, hat, guitar and sunglasses - all resized
Once you've added the elements you want, use your selection tool to remove any of the girl's legs that might still show
Go through your layers and add drop shadows to your elements
I used 0, 4, 30, 5, black
If you want to resize, do that now before adding any text
Add the copyright info and license number for the Celinart Pinup 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 #9d3455 and gave it the same gradient glow as the CR
Merge visible and save as a png file
Thanks for trying my tut!

tagcatz