July

 

           

 

You can do pretty much what you like with your result : signatures, websets, paper

 Give Credits to Tchalange http://tchalangepixels.com PSP 4 ALL http://psp4all.com

 

 

I have added this guiding hand. You can click on it and move it to use as a marker.



 

 I work with PSP 12


 

Supplies

 

You can use a  tube of your choice, free or not, but credit for it must be added to your tag.

 

I used a tube ©Elias Chatzoudis, you can buy a licence here  PTE

 

Scrapkit :©Monti ; Patriotic Blog Train : here

 

Mask : Vix mask n° 112      http://vixpsp.blogspot.fr/here

 

Filter : Eye Candy 4 : gradiant glow

 

Font :  USA_flag , Pixelette for credits

 

 

For members of PSP 4 ALL

Please join your tag  as attachment (with the same backgroud for my results page), thanks !

 

 

 

 

 

Step 1

 

Open an image  750 x 750 and fill it with white, it is the color I will use on  the Results page of the group.

 

 

 Step 2 : The mask

 

Add a layer. Fill it with this color :#1d4078 or a color of your tube.

Open Vix-Mask112.  New Masks layer  >>>> from image. Merge group.

Duplicate, mirror. Color in red some stars. Place it as I did.

 

 

Step 3 : The frames

 

Open Monti-Patriotic-Frame-White, free rotation 25° right.. Copy and paste as a new layer.

Open Monti-Patriotic-Frame-red, free rotation 25° left.. Copy and paste as a new layer.

Open Monti-Patriotic-Frame-blue. Copy and paste as a new layer.

Apply drop shadow :

 

V=4    O=40

           H=4    F= 6    black

 

Place as I did :

 

 

 

Step 4 : Inside the frames

 

Take your magic wrand and click inside the frame. Selection >>>>Modify >>>> expand by 5. Keep the selection.

Open Monti-Patriotic-Paper-Stripes-red, copy and paste as a new layer. Invert and supprim. Keep the selection. Place under the blue frame.

 

Open Monti-Patriotic-Paper-Stripes-blue, copy and paste as a new layer. Invert and supprim. Keep the selection. Place under the white frame.

 

Open Monti-Patriotic-Paper-Stars-Blue, copy and paste as a new layer. Invert and supprim. Keep the selection. Place under the red frame.

Select none.

 

Open your tube, copy and paste as a new layer. Apply the same drop shadow.

 

 

Step 5 : Scrap kit Elements and tube

 

You can sharpen all the elements after resizing in adjust.

 

Apply a drop shadow :

 

V=4    O=40

           H=4    F= 6     black

 

Apply a lightest drop shadow on the smallest elements.

 

 

Open Monti-Patriotic-FireworkGlitter-blue. Copy and place the raster above the white background.

 

Open Monti-Patriotic-Doodle-GlitterBlue. Copy and place in the left corner.

 

Open Monti-Patriotic-Doodle-GlitterRed. Copy and place in the left corner, reverse.

 

Open Monti-Patriotic-Star-Flag,resized to 30%. Place it in the lower left corner of the blue frame. See on my tag.

 

Open Monti-Patriotic-StarAndBow-19, resized to 50%.

Open Monti-Patriotic-StarAndBow-20, resized to 60%,  free rotation 25° right.

Open Monti-Patriotic-StarAndBow-21, resized to 60%, free rotation 25° left.

 

Place it as I did, in the lower right side of the blue frame.

 

Open , resized to 20%, reverse, place in the lower right corner, under the frame.

 

Add other elements if you want.

 

Place your tube with the same drop shadow.

 

Apply a drop shadow.

 

Step 6 : Text

 

With USA_Flag font , write my text: "July or yours", 100, anti-aliasing net, with colors or papers of your choice.

Apply a 3D effect >>> inner bevel with these settings :

Apply Eye Candy Gradiant Glow with your settings and drop shadow.

 

 

Add your credits on your tag with a small font such as pixelette in size 6 or 8, anti-aliasing disabled.

Save your tag in jpg or PNG, don't forget to use the optimizer.