Wednesday, 11 November 2009

Feelin' Lucky

Tube of choice - I am using the artwork of Jose Cano which may be purchased from MPT
Scrapkit - a beautiful ptu kit from KatNKDA called 'Black Cat' which is available to purchase from NK Art Shop
Mask of choice - I am using Becky Mask 038 here
Font I am using is BeautySchool Dropout
OK - Open a new image in PSP 650x550 floodfill white
Copy & paste the frames 08, resize to fit
Click inside each frame with magic wand, selections, modify, expand by 5
copy paper8, resize and paste as a new layer
selections, invert, delete and drag below frames, select none
add a drop shadow to frame layer 0 0 70 5
Copy playing card 42, resize & paste as a new layer, position and turn slightly using your raster deform tool, sharpen & apply same drop shadow, duplicate
on the bottom layer use your deform tool to turn it slightly in the opposite direction
Add your tube, position in the middle of frames and drop shadow 5 5 70 9
copy the glass 2, resize and sharpen, position
copy & paste one of the hats,I used 07, resize and place to the side of the glass
turn slightly with the deform tool, sharpen & drop shadow
resize the dice 40 and place at bottom of playing cards, sharpen twice and drop shadow
Add the black cat 25, resize and position on corner of frames, sharpen
resize the roses 46 and 47 , sharpen more, drop shadow & position at bottom of frame
I also added the heart 36 and positioned behind the playing cards
Hide white background layer and merge visible all other layers
resize by 85% and crop
unhide background and add a new raster layer above it, select all
Copy Paper 6 and paste into selection, select none
apply mask, delete and merge group, duplicate and mirror, flip
merge these 2 mask layers together, add noise at uniform 40
Copy element 45, resize by 50% and position above mask layer, sharpen & duplicate
image mirror, image flip and move into position
Add your name & copyright info
delete background layer & save as a Png!