Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Hocus Pocus

Hocus Pocus

This tutorial was written
by Sarah Fiack on
August 31, 2011.
Any resemblance to another
tutorial is purely coincidental.
For this tutorial, I’m using
a tube by Keith Garvey.
This tube is available at

Tube of choice
Scrap of choice.
I’m using one by Grunge & Glitter
called Hocus Pocus.
It is available at Pimp My Tags
with Scraps

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

Open a frame element of choice.
Copy & paste as a new layer onto
your new image.

Using your magic wand tool,
click inside the frame.
Selections modify expand by 8.

Paste a paper of choice as a
new layer.
Selections invert & press delete.
Move the paper under the frame layer.

Paste your main tube between
the frame & paper layers.
Move to either side of the tag.
Duplicate once & move the tube
copy layer to the top in your layer

Back on the original tube, press
delete. Select none.
On the tube copy layer, erase
the bottom part of the frame. You want
it to appear to be coming out of the frame.
Select none.

Add a drop shadow to the original
tube layer.
2,2,50,5 Black

Open a cloud lightning element.
Resize 70%
Paste between the two layers
on one side at the top.
Duplicate once & mirror.

Add a drop shadow to the
two cloud layers.
2,2,50,5 Black

Open an alter element.
Resize 70%
Paste between paper &
cloud layers in the frame.

Open a candelabra element.
Resize 40%
Paste on top of the alter.

Oepn a bottle.
Resize 20%
Paste on the alter by the candelabra.
Repeat with a skull element.
Resize 15% & do the same as
the bottle.

Open a spiderweb element.
Resize 30%
Paste in a top corner of the frame.
Add the earlier drop shadow.

Merge layers visible.
Resize 88%
Add copyright info & name.
Save as png.
Thanks for trying my tutorial.

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