Tube of choice - I am using the artwork of Anthony Guerra which can be purchased from CILM
Scrapkit - 'Romantic' part 1 & 2 by Jaelop which can be downloaded from her site here
Thank you for your fabulous freebies!!!
Mask - SLnewEon sabremask1 which can be downloaded from his site here
Thank you Sabre!!
Font of choice
Drop shadow 2 2 50 5
OK - open a new image 600x600 floodfill white
Open frame 28 from the kit, paste as a new layer, resize
click inside frame ensuring to click in all the little bits and selections, modify, expand by 7
Open paper6 from the Romance2 kit, resize by 25% and paste as a new layer, selections, invert, delete and drag below the frame - paste your tube as a new layer, resize and sharpen, duplicate
have one tube layer below the frame and one above - on the tube below the frame hit delete, now click on the top tube layer and use your eraser tool to erase any bits at bottom of frame
Open 19 and paste as a new layer below the tube, resize and sharpen, drop shadow
open 3 and resize, paste as a new layer, use your deform tool to tilt slightly, sharpen & drop shadow
Open 21 - paste as a new layer below the frame, resize & position, duplicate, mirror, flip - merge these 2 layers together, sharpen & drop shadow
Open the heart 8 and resize, paste as a new layer at bottom of frame then open the 2 roses - 15 & 16, resize and position - one below the heart and one above it
Open 31 and resize and position above the frame but below your tube - see my tag for reference
Open Paper 3 from the Romance 2 kit, resize by 25% and paste as a new layer above the white background, apply mask, delete and merge group, duplicate, merge down
Open a wordart of choice from kit2 and paste as a new layer, resize
Add your name and copyright information
You can now save as a jpeg or delete the white background and save as a Png
This tutorial was written by me on 8th February 2009. Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental. Do not copy, rewrite or alter in any way.