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You will need:
Font of your choice - I used one called Bender
Tube of your choice - I will be using the artwork of Jose Cano - License and Tubes available at PTE

Filters:
Mehdi/Melt 1.1
Mehdi/Fur 2
Eye Candy 6/Gradient Glow
AAA Frames/Foto Frame



Ok let's begin

Open a New Image 600x250

Select your Flood Fill Tool and change your
Foreground to a color from your Tube
and your Background color to White

Click on the Foreground Color again and change it to
a Foreground-Background Gradient ... with these settings



Flood Fill layer with Gradient
Layers> Duplicate

Activate the Bottom layer

Effects> Mehdi> Melt 1.1 ... click Random button once then OK
Activate the Top layer

Selections> Select All
Selections> Modify> Select Selection Borders ... with the following settings



Hit DELETE on your keyboard

Selections> Select None

Effects> Mehdi> Fur 2 ... click Random button once then OK

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

Click on the "Settings" tab and select the following

Simple (thin) - Black

Click on the "Basic" tab

change the Glow Radius to 3 and the color from Black
to your Foreground color

and click on ok

Edit> Repeat Gradient Glow ... this time change the Overall Opacity to 10 and color to Black

Now go to your Tube image
Edit> Copy

Go back to your Tag
Edit> Paste as new layer

Move this layer to the Top in your layer palette (if not already there)
Position to your liking then add a suitable Drop Shadow (resize if needed)

Crop image 600x250

Selections> Select All
Selections> Modify> Select Selection Borders ... with the following settings



Hit DELETE on your keyboard

Selections> Select None
Activate the Bottom layer

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



Activate the Top layer
Add Copyrights and your Name

Layers> Merge> Merge Visible

Now all that's left is to save your image as a PNG



Tutorial written on 26th April 2011
©David Hanslip