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Hello, I am Sami, the Girl behind Guilty Pleasures. I have been writing tutorials since May 22, 2009. My first tutorial was called Twilight Obsession. How I got my name is simple. I found tagging to be my Guilty Pleasure. I thought it fit perfectly. I am a designer as well. You can find links to my blogs on my top menu. If you have questions please feel free to ask. Other wise you can read more about me on my ABOUT ME PAGE!

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  • Complete more tutorials than 2012
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Thursday, October 8, 2009

BCA ( Be Aware)

Since October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
I decided to do a tutorial..

 Scrap Kit BCA 2009  by Blue Dream Designs
Artwork of Ismael Rac. You can purchase his tubes and a license
to use his work @ Artistic Minds
Mask  363 by Vix

Create new raster layer 600x600
open frame 5 copy and paste as new layer
resize by 80%

Open tube copy and paste as new layer
I am using the close up first
Move below your frame layer
highlighting your tube layer
grab your eraser and erase the part of the
tube that is showing from under the frame

Open a up paper 10
copy and paste as new layer

Go to layers Load and save mask
Merge mask group
add a drop shadow to your mask group

Grab the full size layer
copy and paste as new layer
Mirror the image and place about your frame layer

Erase the parts of the tube that is below the frame
Duplicate frame layer and move about your full size tube layer
Erase the parts of the frame that over your tube

Add elements of choice and words of choice

Add your copyright, name and Save.

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Keith Garvey - KG1044
Roman Zaric - RZ161
Elias Art Shop - EAS10361
Bonnies Creations - BC-Samantha08
Indie Zone - iZ-5150
ART - ART134
Michi Art - MA0156
Gary Rudisill - GR0134
The Hunter - APSS0109
Arthur Crowe Factory - AC019
The PSP Project - TPP00427
Lorenzo Di Mauro- LO1240DM
PSP Asylum PA0149
Dreamscape Imaging - DSI1135
CDO - CDO-2216
PTE - PTE-0058
Barbara Jensen - BJ1635
Scraps and the City - SATC46
MPT - MPT4535(closed)
CILM - CI2428LM(closed)
AMI - AMI4903 (closed)
Ismael Rac - IRS111F
Zindy - ZZT1401
Suzanne Woolcott - SW1232
PFD - PFD_SweetSami or PFD_SK289012
Upyourart - Upyourart3303
Tosh - Toosh1682
Sweet Pinups - SPU-20SamFL27f477
MyTubedArt - MTA-0577
Artistically Inclined - AIL0172
Lady Mishka - LM_018713

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