This tutorial was written by me on February 2nd 2012, and is
entirely my own work.
Any resemblance to other tutorials/designs on the net is
Please do not rip this tutorial apart or claim it as your own work.
This tutorial is done in PSP 9 but maybe done in other versions as
well. A basic understanding of the program and it's tools is needed.
Tube of choice .. I am using the sweet tube by Elias Chatzoudis called
Strawberry Tease (Limited Edition Tube) at PSP Tubes Emporium.You can
find it here http://psptubesemporium.com/
(This tutorial works well with a tube that is sitting or kneeling)
The kit is a PTU Kit by A Space Between called SUMMER BERRIES. You can
find the kit here
r-berries.html - Mirella is now selling at Berry Sweet Scraps
Thank you Mirella for your brilliant kits.
PlugIns : Eye Candy HSB Noise and Gradient Glow
Fonts : Saginaw
Let's Get Started :)
Open a new 650 x 650 image - you can always resize later
Element 50 - Copy and paste as a new layer. Using your magic wand,
click inside the frame, then go to Selections, Modify, Expand by 5. Add
a new layer, and fill this section with a color of choice. Now add the
Eye Candy HSB Noise effect with these settings : Default Settings but
change the Lump Width and Height to 100.
Copy and paste a close up of your tube to this new layer, cropping to
fit this layer without any parts hanging outside. Lower the opacity to
Add a drop shadow to the frame with these settings : 2,2,40,100
Element 43 (leaves frame) copy and paste as new layer.Add a drop shadow
with these settings : 2,2,40,100
Element 36 (strawberry stack) Copy and paste as new layer. Move this so
it is sitting to the left, on top of the leaf frame.
Element 27 - Copy and paste as anew layer. Resize by 44%, and move down
behind the strawberry stack so it is still showing.
Element 8 - Copy and paste as new layer. Resize by 44%, and mirror this
element - move to the right slightly.
Element 10 - Copy and paste as new layer. Resize by 22% and move this
so it sits in front of the bucket and to the right.
Element 45 - copy and paste as new layer. Resize by 77% and place where
Element 22 (berry basket) Copy and paste as new layer, and move this so
it is sitting in front of the strawberry stack.
Element 1 - Copy and paste as a new layer, and move to the centre top
of the leaf frame.
Now add your tube, and place her so she is sitting on the strawberry
stack. Add a drop shadow of 3,3,40,100.
Add your Copright Information and your name, and save as a PNG File.