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You will need:

Font of your choice - I used one called Dancing Script

Tube & Close Up of your choice - I will be using the artwork of Jamie Kidd - License and Tubes available at CDO

My Selection & Pattern which you can get HERE ... Unzip & Save the Selection into your Selections folder

and the Pattern somewhere easy to find

 

Filters:

Mura's Meister/Copies

Eye Candy 6/Gradient Glow

Xenofex 2/Television

AAA Frames/Foto Frame

 

 

Ok let's begin

Open my Pattern and minimize it

Change your Foreground to very Dark color from your Tube (I used Black)

Change your Background to a color from your Tube

Open a New image 600x250

 

 

Flood Fill with your Background color

Adjust> Add/Remove Noise> Add Noise ... with the following settings

Rename this layer BG

 

 

Layers> New Raster Layer

Make a Custom Selection ... with the following settings

 

 

Flood Fill with your Foreground color

Selections> Select None

Effects> Mura's Meister> Copies ... Tiling ... change the Tile Gap to 9

 

 

Effects> Xenofex 2> Television ... with the following settings

 

 

Effects> Eye Candy 6> Gradient Glow ... with the following settings

 

 

Edit> Repeat Gradient Glow ... same settings but change color to your Foreground color

Rename this layer BL

 

 

Image> Canvas Size ... with the following settings

 

 

Layers> New Raster Layer

Make a Custom Selection ... with the following settings

 

 

Click on your Foreground and then click on the Pattern tab

Click on the box ... where it says Categories click on the drop down box and select Open Images

Click on my Pattern (Spawns-EleganceDots)

Set Angle to 0 and Scale to 100 and click OK

 

 

Flood Fill the Selection with this Pattern

Selections> Select None ... Image> Free Rotate ... with the following settings

 

 

Effects> Mura's Meister> Copies ... *Line ... change the Number to 5

Image> Canvas Size ... with the following settings

 

 

Crop Image 600x250

Load the Selection I provided at the start of this Tutorial (Spawns-Elegance)

Hit DELETE on your keyboard ... Selections> Select None ... Rename this layer WD

 

 

Paste your Close Up as a New Layer and position on the Right side of your Tag

Selections> Select All ... Selections> Float ... Selections> Defloat

Activate the BL layer ... Hit DELETE on your keyboard

Activate the WD layer ... Hit DELETE on your keyboard ... Selections> Select None

 

 

Activate the Close Up layer

Apply a suitable Drop Shadow ... Change this layers Blend Mode to Luminance or one suitable

Paste your Tube as a New Layer and position on the Left side of your Tag

Apply a Suitable Drop Shadow

 

 

Layers> Merge> Merge Visible

Effects> AAA Frames> Foto Frames ... with the following settings

 

 

Add Copyrights and your Name and that's it all that's left is to save your Tag

 

 

 

Here is another example made by my friend Sezy, she was given this Tube as part of the 2009 CILM Christmas gift

 

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Tutorial written on the 27th March 2012

©David Hanslip