This tutorial was wrote by me on the 12th of Jan 2012. If it resembles any other tutorial it is purely coincidental
Dont forget to save your work often.
Free to use scrap kit Sweet as honey
Scrap kit by Kristin Cronin-Barrow @ Sweet Shoppe Designs . com Here
Tube of Choice I am using a tube from ©Pitti http://www.pittisgrafikwolke.eu/
Font of Choice I am using Brush 455 BT
Mask is Vix Mask Valentine 1 you can find that here
Paint shop pro - I am using psp 13 this tut can be done in other versions.
Open paint shop pro. File New 700x700 ( we can change this size later one )
In Materials make your for ground color black and background Null
Go to pre set shape and pick the heart shape - create as vector and Anti alias ticked- line style Solid - Width 30 draw a heart in the middle of the layer - then go to objects align and center in canvas - Layers convert to raster layer. Open Sweet as Honey PP3 Image re size by 15 percent. Copy and past it as a new layer
on you heart layer Go to selections Select all - Selections Float - Selections defloat - Selections Invert. Go back to the Paper layer then Press delete on your key board. You can now go back and delete the black heart you was using as a template.
We are going to add a bevel to the heart frame we have just made. Go to effects - 3d effects - inner bevel - Width 15 - Smoothness 23 - Depth 10 - Ambiance 5 - Shininess 50 - Color white - Angle 315 - Intensity 35 - Elevation 40
With your Magic wand click in the middle of the heart frame then we need to go to selections modify - expand by 2 - go to selections again invert -Now you need to open sweet as honey PP1 copy and past as a new layer press delete on your key board - selection select none.
Select you heart layer go to layers arrange move up. You can add your tube in between the frame layer and the paper layer and arrange as your like.
Now open Sweet as Honey Sun Flower resize by 15 Percent copy and past add to top left of the heart duplicate 6 time arrange three for the top left side and the other 3 place on the bottom right side you can see me tag for example. Cross out all the layers so that you just have to sunflowers showing - Layers Merge - open the rest of the layers merge - Merge visible. Resize by 80 Percent.
Layers new raster layer - pick a color from your tube flood fill this layer go to layers load save mask vix mask valentines 1 - right click on the mask raster layer 1 and delete merge the mask in the layer below. Layers merge merge group - Layers arrange send to bottom - layers merge merge visible. Now you can add your copyright and name.