Sunday, 17 May 2009

Sweet Esmeralda

Tube of choice - I am using the beautiful artwork of Candice Dillhoff which you can purchase from UpYourArt
Scrapkit - 'Esmeralda' by Lacarolita which you can download HERE
Thanks for another beautiful kit!
Mask - I am using Babes Mask 16 which you will find HERE
Font of choice
Plugins - Xero porcelain and Eye Candy Gradient Glow
(both optional)
OK - Open a new image 600x500 floodfill white
Add a new raster layer, select all and copy Paper10, paste into selection
Select none and apply the mask, merge group, duplicate & merge down
Copy Bow2 and paste as a new layer, resize & position to side
Copy tag element 10, paste as a new layer, resize and mirror
position over the bow and erase part of the pin using your eraser tool
Resize a couple of buttons and a flower and position
Paste your tube as a new layer apply porcelain at default settings
Resize element 1 and position below your tube layer to the side
Copy and paste the little Esmeralda, resize & position so it looks like she is standing on this element -sharpen and apply porcelain again
Copy one of the sequin flowers, resize & position and add one of the butterflies
Sharpen all elements and drop shadow
Hide your mask layer and white background layer and merge visible
unhide all layers
Resize your merged layer by 85% and sharpen
Resize mask layer by 90% and sharpen
Add the green splat above the mask layer, resize, mirror & flip
Add your name to the tag
I typed the words Good Morning & added a gradient glow using a green colour from the tag
Now add your copyright information and save as a jpeg!