The Tube I am using is by Barbara Jensen and can be found Here
My Examples Here
Filters = MuRa's Meister - Copies
Drop Shadow = DS = 2,2,50,5 black
650 X 250
1.) Tube - Copy and Paste = C&P as New Raster Layer = NRL - Duplicate = Dup.-- rename dup1 & dup2- close #1, on #2- dup - on dup. - adjust-blur-Gaussian 6 - Blend Mode = hard light - opacity - 80% merge down = MD - DS - dup. - mirror and space evenly apart - Tag reference = TR - MD - crop opaque -close
2.) Open #1 tube layer- bring tube up to show the teddy bear- MM Copies - Wave ( vertical ) V wave wraparound - behind - 15 - 20 - 100 - 0- -10 - 0 - 100 - 0 -0 -0 - 30- 0 - EX.1 -- dup. 2X - move to right side and 1 to the left side - TR -close bottom and then MV. the 3 layers -- opacity 70%
open #2- move this to top layer-
3.) Working on top layer-- EL.11 - Resize = R =70% X2 and 80% Unsharp mask = USM -~C&P as NRL ~ Place on right side - Free rotate left 30% - DS and Tag reference = TR
4.) EL. 16 - R = 70% X2 USM -~C&P as NRL ~Place between tubes - DS - TR - Dup.- R = 70% - place on left top - TR
5.) EL. 15-R= 60% & 80% X 3 USM ~C&P as NRL ~ Place on bottom Left--DS
6.) EL. 13 - R = 60% & 80% - USM --~C&P as NRL ~ Mirror - place lower right side- DS & TR
7.) Get a color from your tube I used (D13557 246/160/131 ) With magic wand - click on the inside of Lipstick=Selection- modify - expand X5- add NRL and then Flood fill with color. Select None = SN. - With Freehand Selection tool - go around the top of Lipstick - (EX 2-1, 2-2, 2-3 ) go to Inner bevel -2,8,0,20,0,0 (color from tube) 315, 50,30 - ok - SN - Merge Visible = MV - -~C&P as NRL ~R= 60% & 80% X 3 - USM - place next to purse - DS
8.) EL.24 - -~C&P as NRL ~ place layer above merged layer - DS
9.) EL. 37 - R = 80% - sharpen - -~C&P as NRL ~ place on top center- DS & TR
10.) EL. 36 - R = 50% & 80% X2 - USM -~C&P as NRL ~ place on bottom left - DS & TR
11.) EL. 38 - R = 50% X2 & 80 USM-~C&P as NRL ~
place on flower stem
12.) close the lady bug - and then MV all layers - open ladybug.
13.a.) If you don't want to animate, just MV all layers including the Ladybug..
Add all Copy right info, including your name and then save it as a PNG
13.b.) to animate - On a NRL - add all Copy Right info as well as name... let's Animate
Open Animation shop ~~ copy merged and then paste into animation shop as New animation
Dup. Ladybug ~rename Ladybug 1 and Ladybug 2~~Ladybug 2 ~~ Move it up a little, ( or as high as you wish) Close Ladybug 1 - copy merged - and paste after current frame, continue doing this till you have them all . when happy click on the 1st frame : selection - frame properties;
then save it as Gif.
Cut out a section of tag 150 X 150 - you can either use your Crop tool or freehand selection tool.
**** Remember if you use a tube -- ADD your Credit to the Artist ****
Also if you use a Scrap Kit it is nice to credit who made that kit.
Unless the kit maker asks you to credit them