Tuesday, February 7, 2012

My Heart is Yours


1 tube of choice – I used the amazing artwork of Katerina Koukiotis which can be purchased from PSP Tube Stop.  You must have a license to use.

Font of choice - I used Nadine Script here

Monti Circular Mask here

“The Breath of an Angel” is a tagger size scrap kit created by Conchi of DnScraps and can be purchased from Lollipops n Gumdrops.  You can visit her blog here.
Thank you Conchi for a truly beautiful kit.

This tutorial was written assuming you have a working knowledge of PSP.

~~ Lets get started ~~

Open up a 700 x 700 blank canvas.
Flood fill white.

Copy and paste Jewels Heart 2 as a new layer.
Resize 70%
Click inside of it with your Magic Wand.  Be sure to click in all the gaps, too.
Selections/Modify/Expand by 2.
New Raster layer below the frame.
Copy and paste Paper 1 Into Selection.
Copy and paste your tube as a new layer just below the frame.
Tap the delete key.
Change the Properties to Overlay.
Copy and paste Lights as a new layer just below the frame.
Resize 40%
Move both lights into position – see my tag for reference.
Highlight each light layer and tap the delete key.

Copy and paste your tube as a new layer.
Position in front of the heart frame – see my tag for reference.

Add your elements.  I used:
angel charm:  Resize 80%
ribbon bow:  Resize 70%
Dragonfly:  Resize 15%/Duplicate/Resize 70%
Pigeon:  Resize 25%

Highlight your white canvas.
New Raster layer.
Select All.
Copy and paste Paper 5 Into Selection.
Apply the mask.
Merge Group.

Add your credits.

Add your name.

Resize all layers 80%

I’d love to see your results.
Email me!


  1. Dear Beverly,
    this is so beautiful and touching thank you so much for creating an incredible tag and tutorial with my art xoxo ~Katerina~

  2. You're very welcome Katerina. The tube is absolutely beautiful!