Thursday, February 17, 2011
This tutorial was written
by Sarah Fiack on
Febryary 17, 2011
Any resemblance to another
tutorial is purely coincidental.
For this tutorial, I’m using
The photography of Jenny Parson
You can purchase her artwork at
My Tag Art Here
Photo of choice.
Scrap of choice.
I’m using one by PolkaDot Scraps
Called Apple Orchard
It is available at Pimp My Tags
Open a 600x600 new image.
Open your photos of choice &
Choose a frame of choice.
I am using the apple frame.
Resize the frame 85%
Paste as a new layer.
Click inside the frame with magic wand.
Selections modify expand by 8
Paste a photo of choice as a new layer
Selections invert & press delete.
Move the paper under frame.
Add a drop shadow to the frame layer
Open a tree element.
Position on the tag to appear behind the frame.
Move to the side slightly.
Duplciate once & mirror.
Open a leaf branch.
Paste behind the frame near the top.
Arrange so the leaves come up from behind the frame.
Duplicate once & mirror.
Merge the two leaf layers together.
Duplicate once more & flip.
You may have to move this layer down some
to appear at the bottom of the frame.
Open an apple tag.
Paste on the top layer near the bottom of the frame.
Add the earlier drop shadow.
Open an apple.
Paste three times around the tag as wanted.
Drop shadow the three apples.
Paste a bow on the stem of the apple frame.
Open a flower element.
Resize the flower 30%
Paste in the center of the bow.
Add a wordart or saying of choice.
make sure you add a drop shadow.
I did my own saying of choice.
Merge layers visible.
Add copyright info & name.
Thanks for trying my tutorial.