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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A nice, short and easy tutorial with the use of one mask.

Download the supplies here.

Place the mask (maskCris27.jpg) in the Masks folder.
Open the tubes in PSP.

New Image : 700 x 500 transparent and
Floodfill with the Gradient : Duotone Light blue
with the following settings :

Layers - New Raster Layer - Reverse the Gradient
by ticking "Invert" and Floodfill the layer.

Layers - Load/Save Mask - Load Mask from Disk -
look for maskCris27 and apply with the following settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge Group.

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow : 2-2-60-10 Black.

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance.

Copy the tube (by_stirner_lady.pspimage) and Paste as a New Layer.

Move to the left.

Layers - Arrange - Move Down.

Activate the top layer.

Copy the corner (a-doodad_lizztish.psp) and Paste as a New Layer.
Move to the bottom in the left corner.

Copy the stitch (Stitch1.pspimage) and Paste as a New Layer.
Move to the right - see example :.

Choose one of the accents (Sharon_Accents_011908-2.psp),
Copy and Paste as a New Layer.

Adjust - Hue and Saturation - Colorize : 

Move the accent to the right top of the stitches.
Apply the same Drop Shadow.
Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow : 2-2-60-10 Black.

Layers - Merge - Merge All (Flatten).

Place your watermark and name.  The font used is called "Amelie".

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Alternative Version by Sonel

Mother and Child Tube © Hanne

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