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This tutorial

was written by me, Gems, Dec 14th 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.

Scrapkit by Malina- Christmas is All Around

Mask by me- Gemsmask133

Font i used - splendid Ornamenty

ok off we go!!

Open up the Mask and minimise to your system tray
Open a new transparent canvas 650x450

flood fill with white.
Get paper6 and resize to 21% of original
Back to your main canvas add a new layer
layers-selections-select all
paste into selection
select none.

go to
layers-new mask layer-from image
click on your drop down and find my mask Gemsmask-133
Source luminance checked only
apply the mask,
go to layers-merge-merge group.
Open elements 30 and 31
Resize element 30 by 20% or original
then resize again by 55% of original
paste as a new layer
duplicate and place the duplicate to the left side
Resize element 31 by 21% of original
paste as a new layer.
place where you wish.

Open up element3 the trio of circled frames
resize to 35% of original
paste as a new layer and duplicate.
place one above the other and stagger them slightly, use my tag for reference.
add a small drop shadow i used 1-1-50-5

Activate your top layer and add a new layer.
go to your rectangle selection tool and draw out a rectangle selection half way in and down from the top frame to the opposite half the other said at the bottom.
nev-screen-1.jpg picture by GemsGorjussTags

You can either flood fill with a colour from your tubes
or choose a paper from the kit.
I used paper3
selections invert
leave selected

get your 3 tubes that you wish to use.
i only used 2 and i went to image mirror for the 3
Paste the 3 images as new layers and use your mover tool to place them
when you are happy with the posistioning
activate the first tube layer-hit delete.
activate the 2nd tube layer-hit delete.
activate the 3rd tube layer and hit delete.
selections-select none
hide everything apart from the 3 tubes and the rectangle
layers-merge-merge visible

Stay on the merged tube layer
duplicate and activate the original (bottom of the 2)á
go to effects-textured effects-fine leather
apply these settings
nev-screen-2.jpg picture by GemsGorjussTags
On the top copy go to effects
textured effects
weave and apply these settings.
nev-screen-3.jpg picture by GemsGorjussTags
Staying on the top copy lower the opacity to 47.
add a small drop shadow to the bottom rectangle.

Open element18
resize to 35% of original
paste it to the bottom right of your canvas.
I then got element 26 and resized to 15% of original
i duplicated the flower twice and used my pick tool to resize it slightly.

Add your name and all your ę & Licence info

save as a png or jpg and
your Done!

I hope you enjoyed this tutorial and i hope you found it easy to follow?

any problems at all please feel free to shout!!

Hugs Gemsxx

ArtworkęSuzanne Woolcott SW521 Gems09