Saturday, September 25, 2010



This tutorial was written
by Sarah Fiack on
September 25, 2010.
Any resemblance to another
tutorial is purely coincidental.
For this tutorial, I’m using
The art of Kat NKDA
You need a license to use
The art can be purchased at
Her site here

Scrap of choice
I’m using one by KatNKDA called
Pumpkin Time
It is a PTU kit Here
I’m only using the scrapkit on this tutorial.
Everything is contained within the scrapkit

Open a 600x600 new image.
Open up the scrapkit supplies.

Choose a font of choice.
Foreground black
Fill null
I went with a spooky type one.
Enlarge as wanted.
Convert to raster.

Open scarecrow tube.
Resize 50% & 55% once each.
Paste between paper & frame

Using your magic wand,
select inside each letter.
Hold shift down to keep them
all selected.

Open a paper of choice,
Resize 50%.
Paste as new layer.
Select none.
Paste a drop shadow to the letter outline.

Open a scarecrow tube.
Resize 50% & 55% once each.
Paste under the letter layers.
Add a drop shadow.

Open a tree tube.
Resize 20%.
paste behind & to side of scarecrow.
Duplicate once & mirror.
Drop shadow both trees.

Open jack o lanterns.
Resize 15%
Paste in front of the wording.
Add a drop shadow.

Repeat the above with a crow
except resize 10%.
Paste on top of a letter.
Add a drop shadow.

Merge layers visible.
Duplicate the layer once.
On the bottom layer,
adjust blur gauassian 18

Resize all layers 88%
Add copyright info & name.
Save as jpeg or png.
Thanks for trying my tutorial.

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