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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
  • Complete my entire list
  • Do 10 Tutorials a Month
  • Do a complete blog makeover
  • Do More FTU Tutorials
  • Join a Tube Store Creative Team
Monday, February 21, 2011

Luck of the Irish

This Tutorial was written February 18, 2011 by Sami AKA Guilty Pleasures
All Similarities is completely coincidental.

PTU Kit Luck o The Irish by Randys Sin
Mask is the Edge Mask that came as a preset

Open new raster layer 700x700
Open word art 2 copy and paste as
new layer Resize twice by 80%

open cookie 4 copy and paste as new layer
resize down by 90% twice
Move to the center

Open paper6 copy and paste as new layer
Move below all other layers

With your paper layer highlighted
Go to layer, load/save mask , from disk.
Find the mask of choice and make sure source
luminance is checked and hit okay.
Merge group

Highlight your word art layer
and add a drop shadow of choice

open gold 2 copy and paste as new layer
Move above all other layers
Resize down by 50% and then again by 80
Move below the tube layer and place to the left

Open Glitterz4
copy and paste as new layer
resize down by 80
Take the transparency down by 45%
Move below wordart layer

open rainbow 3
copy and paste as new layer
resize down by 80%
Move below your wordart layer
See mine for placement idea.

Add your name and copyright and save

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

New Blinkies

Thank you Kelly @ Angel's Designz for the
new blinkies. I love them. They are absolutely perfect
Please feel free to snag them....

Saturday, February 12, 2011

Sweet Dreams

Tutorial Written on 12 February 2011, By Sami aka Guilty Pleasures
Any similarities to this is completely coincidental..

Scrap Kit Sweet Dreams by Honored Scraps.
Tube by Ismael Rac. You must have a license to use his work.
Mask 23 by Becky . I am sorry I do not remember where i downloaded
this from. If it is your or you know the link please let me know.
I will gladly link it for you.

NEw raster layer 600x600
Open frame 4
copy and paste as new layer
resize down by 50%

Open tube copy and paste as new layer (Close up layer)
Move below frame
earase the top that sticks above frame

open paper 7 copy and paste as new layer
Move below all other layers

GO to layer
new mask layer from image
find the image in the drop down
Make sure your paper layer is highlighted
Click okay. When finished Merge group
Resize up by 113%

open heartribbon with charm and copy and paste as new layer
Resize by 70%
Move to the top right

Add a drop shadow to the frame..

Open Full tube
copy and paste as new layer

Open butterfly 4
copy and paste as new layer
Resize down by 50 and then again by 70%
Place on the top of the ribbon

Open Flower 6 and Flower 4
Copy and paste 6
resize down by 50
Move to the bottom left
And below your tube layer

Do the same to Flower 4
Arrange them to where it looks like she
is sitting on the flowers

open fairydust 2
copy and paste as new layer
move above the merged group layer

open glittertrail 2 copy and paste as new layer
Move above your frame layer
Placing accordingly

Grab your text tool and find a color from the kit
I used #86195e Type out Sweet Dreams
Font of Choice I used Juilet.
I do not remember where I found this at..
Do the same for the name. I used the same color and font
add a gradient glow to both

Add copyright and name,
save and your done.

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Tutorials by Year☆

License Numbers☆

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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