July 10, 2014

Calming Beauty - CT PTU Tutorial - Mellie Beans

Calming Beauty

Any any other version will work 
A Beautiful new kit by Mellie Beans named "The Art of Calm"
Keith Garvey

FTU Zebra
Zero Radiance
Penta Color Dot
Moonbeams & Spiderwebs
Here We Go!
Open New Image 700 x 700
Resize your tube to 70 , copy  & paste onto your canvas
Take Frame 1, resize to your liking
copy & paste behind your tube
Take your magic wand, click in inside your frame
Selections-Modify-Expand by 5
I took my closeup of the tube, copy & paste behind the frame
Selections-Invert-Delete-Selections None
Still on your close-up, go to layers palette, right click duplicate
On your COPY tube layer 
Adjust-Blue-Gaussian Blur 6.0
Blend Mode: Hard light
on your original tube layer
Luminance - Opacity down to 46
Now take your color picker and choose 2 colors from your tube or kit to make a gradient.
Take your Magic Wand  and click inside your frame.
Selections-Modify-Expand by 5
Make a new raster layer and flood fill with your gradient
**Make sure your gradient layer is behind your frame**
Go to Effects - Penta Color Dot with these Settings
Now lets start filling your tag!
Take Element 1, resize to your liking and place on bottom left of frame
Layers Palette-Duplicate-Flip Horizontal
place on other side of frame, behind tube
Take Element 11 resize to your liking and place underneath tube so it looks like she is sitting on it
Take Element 22 resize to your liking , Copy & paste and place in front of Element 1 left.
Take Element 24, resize Copy & paste and place behind to to the right in front of rocks
Take Element 21 Copy & paste and place behind tube and do the same for Element 4
Take Element 8, resize Copy & paste and place right in front of towels
Take Element 2 resize copy & paste and place right behind tube bottom
Take Element 2 resize copy & paste in different parts of your tag
Take Element 3 resize copy & paste in the background in the right like in my tag.
Take Element 4 resize copy & paste and place it anywhere on your tag that you would like!
Take Element 32 resize copy & paste and place to the left, in front of your frame or anywhere you would like!
Now lets make that tube POP!
Take your MAIN tube
Layers Palette- Right Click- Duplicate
Still on your COPY tube layer
Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blue 3.0
Go back to Layers Palette
Effects - Radiance with these settings:
**REMEMBER you can always play around with the settings until you find what works for you! **
Layers Palette - Properties - Overlay
Opacity 55
Slight drop shadow!
Now once your happy with your creation Merge Visible.
Now lets  blast your tag with a filter..I chose Radiance with these setting but as always you can play around with it!
So go to Effects - Radiance 
Re-size to your liking
Add your Name, Copywrite and License info and save your tag as PNG!
Thank you for trying my tut! I would love to see anything you do. My email is

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