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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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Download all the Supplies here.

The lovely mask is from MsKris.

Place the mask in the Masks Folder and open the tubes in PSP.

Open a new canvas 700 x 500 white.

Put the foreground colour on #667987 or choose a colour from your tube.

Layers - New Raster Layer - Floodfill with your foreground colour.

Layers - Load/Save Mask - Load Mask from Disk - look for the mask 418-kris
and Load with the following settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge Group.

Activate the bottom layer (white) Background layer.

Copy the misted tube (winter_misted_2.pspimage) and Paste as a New Layer.
Move it to the side and down, so that it fits nicely into the double frame - see example:

Activate the top layer.

Copy the tube of santashelpers (aed_santashelpers_2002.psp) and Paste as a New Layer.
Move to the left.

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow : 1-1-75-15 Black

Copy (christmasGlass.pspimage) and Paste as a New Layer.
Move to the right and to the top.

Add the same Drop Shadow.

Copy the text (tekst.pspimage) and Paste as a New Layer.
Move to the top - see my example.

Layers - Merge - Merge All (Flatten).

Image - Add Borders - 3 pixels Foreground Colour.

Place your name and watermark.
The font that I used is called : Funk - size 36.

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