Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Egg-cited for Easter

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1 tube of choice - I used the artwork of Katherine Barber which can be purchased from Up Your Art You must obtain a license to use.
Font of Choice - I used Mountains of Christmas here
My Mask 1 here
“Egg-cited for Easter” is a scrap kit created by Kesha of KnC Scrapz and can be purchased from her store Lollipops n Gumdrops. You can visit her blog here.
Thank you Kesha for a beautiful Easter kit!

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

~♥~ Let’s get started ~♥~

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

Copy and paste Frame as a new layer.
Click inside both frame with your Magic Wand.
Selections/Modify/Expand by 6.
New Raster layer below the frame.
Copy and paste Paper 8 Into Selection.
Copy and paste Rainbow as a new layer below the frame.
Resize 50% - position inside the Left frame.
Tap the delete key.
Copy and paste Rabbit as a new layer below the frame.
Resize 25% and 70%/Mirror - Position below the right frame.

Copy and paste your tube as a new layer.
Position in front of the frames.

Add your embellishments. I used:
Birdhouse: Resize 30%
Branch: Resize 70%/Mirror
Floating Flowers: Resize 40%
Bow 2: Resize 25% & 50%/Free rotate Left 30 degrees
Grass 1: Resize 60%
Grass: Resize 40%
Bird: Resize 25% and 70%/Mirror/Use your Eraser and erase the bird leg
Ribbon 1: Resize 60%
Flower 1: Resize 40%
Duck 1: Resize 25% and 70%

Highlight your white background.
New Raster layer.
Select All.
Copy and paste Paper 2 Into Selection.
Change the Properties to Multiply.
Merge Down.
Apply the mask.
Resize 110%
Merge Group.
Change the Opacity to about 38

Add your copyrights.

Add your name.
Give it a slight Inner Bevel:

Resize all layers 80%.

I hope you enjoyed this tutorial.
I’d love to see your results and show it off in my gallery.
Email me!