tube of choice
the tube I used is Jasmine Becket-Griffith Holly Angel
you must have a license to use it.
You can find the tube and get a license at Creative Design Outlet store here
tag back is Bah Humbug - FTU by Kirstys Scraps here
mask 11 - (1 - 20 ) from HorsePlays Pasture here
font of choice
I used AllureScript
open new image 600 x 600 pixels white bg
Add new layer
c/p tag back to center of canvas
Add new layer
c/p your tube and position on tag back a little to the left, resize if needed
dup your tag back layer and move one of the layers above your tube
decrease opacity so you can see if you like your tube placement .
If it all looks good then use rectangle select tool to make a rectangle around inside of frame .
I put the bottom of my rectangle at the top of my tubes shoulders. Then click delete. select none
with opacity still low use eraser to remove anything below you want to remove.
when you are happy with it return opacity to 100
ds default 8/8/15/80 the tube
ds 3/4/8/38 the bottom layer tagback
merge and autocrop layer
scale layer to 550 width
Add new layer above bg layer
fill with black or color of your choice. On this layer , right click, add layer mask
c/p mask 11 , resize to 550 , anchor
merge visible layers , autocrop layer
resize to 550 if needed
add copyright and license #
delete bg layer and autocrop image
resize as needed
I would love to see anything you make with this tutorial. You can email me at firstname.lastname@example.org