Saturday, 12 December 2009

Let it Snow

Tube of choice - I am using the artwork of Ismael Rac which may be purchased from AMI
Scrapkit - another fab freebie from Vaybs called 'Snowflake Xmas' here
Mask - I am using Vaybs Xmasmask 14 which you can download here
Thanks Vaybs for the great freebies
Font - I am using Flakes
Xero porcelain
Ok - Open a new imge 700x600 floodfill white
Copy & paste frame2 from the kit as a new layer, resize by 85% & sharpen
click inside the 3 frames with magic wand & expand by 7
Copy & paste Paper9 as a new layer, resize by 65%
selections, invert, delete & drag below frames, select none
drop shadow frames 0 0 55 5
copy & paste tree7 as a new layer, sharpen & drop shadow
position to side of frames
copy let it snow tag 12 and position at bottom of frames
paste present 20 as a new layer
copy snowman 53, resize and position
copy & paste element 24, resize, mirror and position
add one of the baubles and use your eraser tool to erase the top of the hook
sharpen & drop shadow all elements as above
Add your tube and position, resize if necessary
drop shadow tube 5 5 70 9
hide background layer & merge visible all other layers
resize by 85% and crop
apply xero porcelain at default settings
unhide background & add a new raster layer above it, select all
copy & paste Paper 5 into selection, select none
apply mask, delete & merge group
add noise to mask layer uniform 45
add your name & copyright info
delete background layer & save as a Png