Sunday, May 31, 2009

Two by Two

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Font of Choice - I’m using Arctic 2 here
Weescotlass Mask 62 here
Dezigns by Ali Template 71 here
Filters Unlimited 2 - Optional
“Noah‘s Ark” a scrap kit created by Gina of Aussie’s Scraps and can be purchased here. You can visit her blog here.
Thank you, Gina for such a cute scrap kit!

~♥~ Let’s get started ~♥~

Open up the template.
Shift + D. Close out the original.
Delete the copyright layer.
New Raster layer.
Flood fill white.
Send to bottom.
Image/Canvas Size
700 x 700

Highlight Shape 1 layer.
Select All/Float/Defloat
New Raster Layer
Flood fill with #8d906a
Delete the template layer.

Give it a texture.
I used Filters Unlimited/Paper Texture/Japanese Paper/Default settings

Give it a slight inner bevel:
Bevel: 2
Width: 20
Smoothness: 17
Depth: 3
Ambience: 0
Shininess: 14
Color: white
Angle: 248
Intensity: 28
Elevation: 63

Highlight Back Frames layer.
Select All/Float/Default
New Raster layer
Flood fill with #e4b96b
Delete the template layer.

Highlight Frames layer.
Repeat the above step accept flood fill with #7c4c1e

Use your Magic Wand and click inside the left frame only.
Selections/Modify/Expand by 2.
Copy and paste the turtle as a new layer beneath the frame.
Resize 25% and 80%. Center it in the square.
Duplicate. Resize 80%.
On the original, lower the opacity to 67%.

Repeat the above step for the middle square, pasting the lion as a new layer.

For the last square, using the elephant, you want to repeat the above step accept resize 25% and 50%. Duplicate/Resize 80%.

Copy and paste the Giraffe behind the frames.
Resize 25%.
Duplicate and move one slightly to the side.

Copy and paste Bamboo 2.

Add your copyrights.

Add your name.
I resized the monkeys and made them look like they were hanging from it.

Resize all layers 85%.

I hope you enjoyed this tutorial.
I’d love to see your results.
Email me!

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