Friday, September 10, 2010

Bedtime Stories

Bedtime Stories

This tutorial was written
by Sarah Fiack on
September 10, 2010
Any resemblance to another
tutorial is purely coincidental.
For this tutorial, I’m using
The art of Keith Garvey
You can purchase his artwork at

Tube of choice.
Scrap of choice.
I’m using one by Kirstys Scraps
Called Nanite.
It is a PTU kit.

Open a 600x600 new image.
Open tube & scrap supplies.

Open star shaped frame.
Paste as a new layer.
Add a drop shadow
2,2,50,5 Black

Click inside the star with magic wand.
Selections modify expand by 5
Paste paper of choice as new layer
Selections invert & press delete.
Move under frame layer.

Paste tube closeup as new layer
between paper & frame.
Press delete.
Select none.
Add a drop shadow.

Open clockwork face.
Resize 70%
Paste as new layer.
Move down to bottom layer.
Duplicate once
Mirror & flip.
Drop shadow both clock layers.

Open chainlink.
Paste on the bottom layer.
Move slightly to the side some.
Duplicate once & mirror.
Add a drop shadow.

Paste your main tube on top layer.
Arrange to side of tag.
Add a drop shadow.

On your closeup tube,
apply Xero Porcelain effect

Open a crescent moon.
Resize 70%.
Paste on side of frame.
Add a drop shadow
Duplicate the moon once
Resize the 2nd moon 80%
Arrange as if hanging from the first moon
Repeat above with a 3rd moon.
You want the moons to appear to be hanging
& decreasing in size.

Open a teddy bear.
Resize 50%.
Paste as if sitting on the largest moon.

Open a book tube.
Paste near bottom of tag.
Add a drop shadow.

Merge all layers together.
Duplicate once.
On the bottom layer,
adjust blur gauassian 20

Effects texture weave
colors of choice from tag
Resize all layers 88%.

Add wordart of choice.
Add a drop shadow to it.

Add copyright info & name.
Save as jpeg or png.
Thanks for trying my tutorial.


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