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This tutorial

was written by me, Gems, January 30th 2009

Any similarity to any other tutorial is purely coincidental.

My tutorials are registered with Twinc

I am using the wonderful art of Suzanne Woolcott

You need a licence to use Suzannes work, which you can purchase through

Gorjuss Art

this was written in PSPX and assumes you have a good understanding of both

Scrapkit "Old Sage" by Me from my Blog- HERE

mask by me-in supplies HERE
Font i used Bradley Hand- any handwriting font will work

ok off we go!!

Open a new canvas 650 x 650 and flood fill with white

Get paper6 from the kit and paste as a new layer

Open my mask from supplies and minimise

Go to Layers-new mask layer-image and find my mask

invert mask is UN-checked

apply mask

layers > merge > merge group
Now get my doodle and paste it as a new layer,
resize the wire doodle to 60% of original 
use your pick/deform tool to posistion.

Copy and paste my wire diamond frame as a new layer
re-size to 70% of original
go to layer palette and duplicate the frame.
Use your pick/deform tool to place  - one to the left and slightly up,
one to the right and down.
Get the satin heart and resize to 75%
paste as a new layer
image > free rotate > rotate left > 11
Layer palette duplicate the satin heart resize the duplicate by 75%
stay on the duplicate image > free rotate > rotate right 22
use the pick tool to move into posistion
add a small light drop shadow
Get the text frame from the kit past as a new layer
image > free rotate > rotate left > 25
Get a paper from the kit I used paper1 and paste it as a new layer
drop the paper below the text frame on the layer palette.

get your freehand selection tool (the lassoo one)
and trace out the center of the frame

images for setting use not actual images from current tut
ebnh-screeney1.png picture by debowen1968

ebnh-screeney2.png picture by debowen1968

Make sure the paper layer is active
selections > invert > delete.
select none

Get a flower of choice from the kit re-size (i resized by 50%)
and a deeper darker drop shadow
either duplicate this 2 more times or add 2 different flowers
following the same process and place then in the frame.
Now get the ivy1 from the supplies and
place that to the left and drop it below the text frame
see my tag for refrence,
next get ivy 2 and paste that as a new layer
and place it to the left and by the hearts,
Use your pick/deform tool to resize it smaller and to angle how you want it.
add a drop shadow.
Now get ivy3 and paste that as a new layer
but place this one Above the text frame along the top.
again add a light drop shadow.
Open up 4 flowers of choice
resize to 50% or original and place to the left above and through ivy2
add the same drop shadow to each flower.
Add the curly ribbon under the flowers re size it to 70% of original

Add your main tube image
give it a small light drop shadow

Add your Name, and your © and licence info

Merge all your layers
use your crop tool to trim off any excess save as jpg or PNG
there you go another  lil' ragdoll ready to be loved.

Hope you enjoyed this tut any problems feel free to email me.

Hugs Gemsxx

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