Alternative Versions by Sonel & Snakelady

Snakelady's Dutch Tutorials
translated into English by Sonel
with permission from the creator, Snakelady

 Snakelady's Original Tutorial here in Dutch

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Drag and Drop Script: © Dynamic Drive (

What you need for this tutorial:

A tube of your own choice.

The tube Snakelady used is from Ismael Alvarez, you can find his website here.
The tube Sonel used is from Lelanie, and you can find her website here.
Lelanie also shares her lovely tubes at Tubes Bellisimo.

Download the rest of the supplies here.

Place the gradient (snakeverloop3.PspGradient) in the Gradients folder in PSP
and open the rest of the supplies in PSP.

Let's Start!

New Image : 700 x 550 White.

Layers - New Raster Layer.

Floodfill the layer with the gradient : snakeverloop3
or make your own gradient with 4 different colours.

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image:
Search in the Source Window for Nik-ArtistCanvasG.jpg

Make sure that "Invert mask data" is NOT ticked.

Please Note :  We are not going to merge the layers.  It will be done later!

Copy the flowers tube (PinkOrchids_TubedByGini_09-19-05.pspimage)
and Paste as a New Selection.

Add the flowers in your image and move it down.
See example :

Leave the selection as it is.

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow :  -3 , 0 , 65 , 12 Black.
Selections - Select None.

Now :

Layers Merge - Merge Group.

Copy the flower frame (Light Pink 60s Flower Frame ~H2AK!.psp) and Paste as a New Layer.

Leave as it is.

Copy your tube and Paste as a New Layer.  Resize if needed.

Move down a bit and apply the same Drop Shadow.
Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow :  -3 , 0 , 65 , 12 Black.

Copy the WordArt (tekstblossom.pspimage) and Paste as a New Layer.

Move to the left.  See example :

You can also add your own text or WordArt.
I used the font "Rickles" for this WordArt.

Layers - Merge - Merge All (Flatten).

Do not forget to add the © link of the artist.

Add your name and watermark.

Alternative Versions by Snakelady

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Alternative Version by Sonel

Ladybug Tube © LJH (Kaylin)

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I hope you had much pleasure in doing this tutorial.
Please leave the names and watermarks on the tubes intact.
Do no use anything without Snakelady's permission and NO hot-linking please.
If you want to use her tutorial for other purposes, please ask permission first.
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