Wednesday, January 20, 2010



This tutorial was written
by Sarah Fiack on
Jan. 18, 2010
Any resemblance to another
tutorial is purely coincidental.
For this tutorial, I’m using
The art of Keith Garvey.
It can be purchased at

Tube of choice & close up
Scrapkit of choice
I’m using one called
Darker side of love
By Creations by Jo
Xero porcelain

1) Open a 600x600 new image.
Open frame of choice &
Resize as needed.
I resized 75%
Copy & paste as new layer

2) Use your magic wand to select inside the frame.
If selecting more then one area, hold shift down
To keep areas selected while selecting.
Selections modify expand by 6

3) Copy & paste paper of choice as new layer.
Selections invert & press delete.
Move paper under frame layer.
Paste your tube close up as new layer between
Paper & frame.
Position as wanted. Press delete.
Select none.
Add drop shadow to both frame & tube layer
2,2,50,5 black.

4) Apply xero porcelain to the tube close up

5) Open a wordart type element.
Paste as new layer & position as wanted.
Add a drop shadow.
I positioned mine at bottom of the frame.

6)Open a glitter doodle from kit.
Paste as new layer.
Position below the frame layer.
You want some visible on both sides of frame.
Add a drop shadow.

6) Paste main tube as new layer.
Position on one of the sides of the frame.
Add drop shadow.

7) Open a key element.
Resize 50% or as needed.
Paste as new layer & position.
Add a drop shadow to it.

8) Open a heart element of choice.
I did a spring type heart.
Resize as needed.
I resized 80%.
Paste as new layer & position as wanted.
I arranged below frame but partly visible.
Duplicate once & mirror.
Add a drop shadow.

9) X out top tube layer & background layer.
Merge visible. Duplicate once.
On the top merged layer,
Resize by 60%.
Move down & to left some.
Duplicate that layer
& resize by 60%.
Move down & to right a bit.

10)Un’x out tube & background layer.
Resize all layers 88%.
Add copyright info & name.
Save as jpeg or png.
Thanks for trying my tutorial.

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