This tutorial was written by me on May 26th 2012
and is purely my own creation.
Any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental.
Do not rip apart or claim as your own.
I am using the awesome artwork of Christine Kotlark called Bad Boy Charloe which you can find here at PTE
The kit I used is brand new by Wicked Princess Scraps called New Age Outlaws and you can pick it up here at The PSP Project
PLUGINS - AAA Frames (Foto Frame) and Eye Candy HSB Noise
Floodfill your first layer with a color from your tube
Apply Eye Candy HSB Noise - adjusting the Lump Width and Height to your
liking - I always have them set to approx 100
Apply a close up of your tube and change the blend mode to Luminance
Legacy or Overlay - whichever you prefer
Now onto your elements - use my tag as a guide
Element Cityscape 2 Resize by 77%
Element CYCLE 6 Resize by 77%
Element Stck Money Resize by 33%
Element Tape resize by 77%
Element Crates resize by 44%
Element Gun 7 resize
Element Bullet Holes - resize by 22%
Duplicate and place as desired around tag
Element Clock - Copy/paste as new layer. Move to the top left hand
corner of the tag.
Copy and paste your tube. Resize to your liking and then merge all
Apply AAA Frames - Foto Frame, default settings, adjusting width to 10.
Duplicate, Adjust Blur to 10, Change Blend mode to Overlay and lower
Opacity to 56.
Add your Copyright Information and your name and you are done. A simple
And here is the same tag - made full size on a 650 x 650 canvas, without the AAA Frames Plugin