Monday, 28 December 2009

Auld Lang Syne

Tube of choice - I am using another xmas free tube from CILM from Jamie Kidd - hope you all got your xmas freebies!!!
Scrapkit - a gorgeous ptu kit from KarlaScrapz called 'Happy New Year' which is available in red or purple and has so many fabulous elements to choose from!!!
Mask of choice -I am using wsl 84 here
Fonts of choice - I am using Al Sandra and Lounge Bait
Plugins - xero porcelain (optional)
Eye Candy - Gradiet Glow (optional)
OK - Open a new image 700x600 floodfill white
Copy & paste the New Year element 73, resize and sharpen
Copy the music lines 23, resize and place along the bottom
Resize the champers bottle, sharpen & drop shadow 0 0 55 5
position to the side
Copy & paste the glasses 28, resize and sharpen more
resize the bubbles, position in the glass, duplicate & mirror
bring back into position in the other glass, merge down and sharpen more
Copy Balloon 70 and paste to side of tag, resize and sharpen more
Paste your tube as a new layer, resize to suit, add drop shadow
5 5 60 9
apply xero porcelain at default settings
hide background layer & merge visible all other layers
resize by 85% and crop
unhide background and add a new raster layer above it, select all
Copy & paste the bonus Paper into selection, select noneApply mask, delete and merge group
Use your raster deform tool to pull out at sides, top & bottom
Open the patterns in the kit and use them as background colours to add your words of choice and name - I used the purple background to type the 'Auld Lang Syne' and the gold one for my name - Apply a fat white gradient glow and drop shadow
Add your copyright info
delete background layer & save as a PNG