Sunday, 29 March 2009


Tube of choice - I am using the artwork of Greg Horn which you can purchase from CILM
Scrapkit -'Lovely Chocolate' by Bel Vidotti which you can download from her site here
Thanks again for another lovely kit!
Mask here
Font I am using is LainieDay
OK - Open a new image 600x600 floodfill white
Open Frame5, copy & paste as a new layer, resize by 85%
Click inside with magic wand and expand by 6
Copy Paper9 and paste as a new layer, selections, invert, delete and drag below frame
Duplicate the paper layer and on the bottom layer adjust blur, gaussian blur 20
Add your tube and erase any overhang outside the frame
Add a drop shadow to the frame of 0 0 70 5
Copy Bow3, resize and position on top side of frame, sharpen and drop shadow
Copy leaves1, resize by 80% and paste as a new layer, rotate 90 left and position on side
Copy leaves3, paste as a new layer, resize & position then paste a flower of choice on top
Paste chocolate tag2, resize by 50% and sharpen position on the frame
Copy & paste chocolate tag3 as a new layer, resize & position at bottom of frame
Add a few chocolates, resize & sharpen, drop shadow all the elements
Add your name on the tag using a light colour from the flower
Copy doodle 2 resize by 75% paste below the papers and position on left side
At this stage hide the white background layer and merge visible
Resize if necessary and crop
Unhide white background and add a new raster layer above it, select all
Copy Paper3 and paste into selection, select none
Apply the mask to the paper layer and merge group
Resize masked layer by 85% twice and lower the opacity slightly
You can now save as a jpeg or delete the white background & save as a Png