Tutorial written By Marie Ott (Maries Designs) on Feb 8, 2019.
Any resemblance or similarity to any other tutorial is coincidental. ® All rights to tutorial are mine.
You results are yours to do with as you will. Please do not copy my tutorial and claim it as your own.
This tutorial assumes that you have a working knowledge of PSP.
I used PSP X7 to write this tutorial but it should work with other version(s) of PSP as well.
Legend: C/P = Copy/Paste E = Element R = Resize S/F/D= Select All, Float, Defloat
D/S = Drop Shadow Settings: 3 -5 48 7.92 Unless otherwise stated.
After each layer of the template has been changed, close off the original shape.
This makes it easier to go back and correct any changes you want to make
- Scrap Kit Olde Lucky by Mizteeques Digital Designs Available Here
- Template by me: St pat temp 1 (Lucky Charm) Download Here
- Mask by me: MD-stpatmask2-2019 Available here or mask of choice
- Tube: Lucky Day ©Alex Prihodko Available Here
- Font of Choice: I used Gudlack which is a PTU Font
Outside Filters used:
- Xero: Porcelain and Clarity
- Carolaine and sensibility: CS-LDots
- Eye Candy 6 Gradient Glow
- Most filters are available Here
What we are making:
Open St PaT Template 1 (Lucky Charm)
Control + D (Duplicate)
Close original delete copyright info
On template – Image – Canvas Size 700 X 700 Center
New raster layer above white bg layer
Copy Paper 1 – Select All paste into selection
Apply mask MD-stpatmask2-2019 or a mask of choice
Working from bottom of template up:
Activate bottom square – S/F/D c/p paper 15 invert delete deactivate
activate next layer (Lt green square) S/F/D C/p Paper 16 as new layer – invert – delete deactivate
activate green oval top (If you need to change the colors of the borders under this shape please do so now) C/P paper 8 R 68% invert – delete
Activate orange square layer: S/F/D C/P Paper 3 as new layer: R 75% Free Rotate 45 degrees right invert delete
make green oval 2 layer active S/F/D c/p paper 17 as new layer R 75% place so you can see Olde Lucky at the top invert delete
Activate lge green circle – S/F/D c/p paper 16 R 50% place so you can see some of the green sparkle at the top of the paper invert delete deactivate
activate sm green circle layer S/F/D C/p Paper 15 as new layer R 75%- invert – delete deactivate
C/P frame 3 R 75% place in center of top oval shape with magic wand tool (set feather to 2) select inside the clover expand by 2
C/P tube I resized the one I used by 50% (Yours may be different depending on the tube that you are using) place face beneath the frame layer invert delete set blend layer to screen
Duplicate – adjust blur guassian blur 4 on duplicated image blend mode to overlay
C/P tube R 50% place on the layer above the top oval shape – duplicate tube
on duplicated tube layer apply guassian blur with a setting of 4 change blend mode to soft-light or whichever looks best on your tube
On the original tube layer – Apply Xero – porcelain default setting except change blue to 0
Apply Xero clarity – default settings merge down apply d/s
Activate square 2 C/P tube place face of tube within square – promote selection to layer deselect.
decrease opacity to 70% merge down – apply GG
I used Eye Candy 6 with these settings:
Or you can download and install the setting.
Download EC6 GG setting here
Open zip file and click on setting. it will automatically install to EC 6
Activate the large circle repeat above – only mirror your tube and invert and delete this time
apply luminance (l) duplicate
change blend mode on duplicate to screen opacity to 50
merge the bottom tube first – then the duplicated tube. Add GG as above
(I added the gradient glow to the square and circle layers)
C/P E 13 R 60% place at bottom of center to the right – duplicate mirror move up a bit
C/P E 57 R 50% move to right side below the LUCKY wordart duplicate R 50% mirror
place above the end of the rainbow
C/P E 19 R 50% move behind the y of LUCKY and to the right a bit.
C/P E 16 R 50% place a little offset to the left of E 19
C/P E 8 R 50% place between two circles on the left side
Duplicate place below tube layer – behind and a little above word art
C/P E 39 R 25% move to right side behind the tube so some of the flower is visible
Duplicate Mirror move layer up and place behind the rainbow
C/P E 42 R 25% place in above the LUCKY Word art but below the Charm Layer
C/P E 50 R 20% move to lower left at end of the rainbow
place the horseshoe that is part of the template behind this horseshoe (E 50)
If you are using the wordart that came with the template this is what I did:
On the top lucky layer Apply Carolaine and Sensibilty CS-LDots default setting
Inner Bevel: Settings:
I added the same GG as above to the [lucky] glitter layer
close white background and mask layer – Layers Merge Visible
Resize 95% open mask layer and you are done
Resize the tag now if you want it smaller
Add your copyright info
Add your name and save as png
Thank you for trying my tutorial, Marie
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