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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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Thursday, October 20, 2011


  Tube is a PFD Exclusive by Lady Mishka

      Scrap kit is a PTU kit by Amy Marie EmoultionAddiction. 
        You can purchase Scrap-U-Nique.

                                                              Mask8 is by Savage 

This Tutorial was written on Thursday 20 October 2011  by Sami aka Guilty Pleasures
using my own creativity and imagination. Any similarities is completely coincidental.

 1.       Open New Raster layer 800x800
We will re-size this later if needed
2. Open frame 3 copy and paste as new layer
3. Open your tube copy and paste as new layer
Move below the frame layer
Position where you want it and remove the parts of the tube that
Is above the frame layer
4. Repeat the step 3  again  with the bottom portion of the frame
5. Merge both tube sections together and add a luminance legacy
6.  Open paper of choice I am using paper 10 copy and paste as new layer
Move below all others
7. Open your mask, go to later New mask layer from Image
Select from the drop down and hit ok
Merge Mask Group
Add a Drop shadow of choice or you can use my settings 

8. Highlighting your frame layer
Grab the tube and paste as new layer Re-size down by 60%
Move to the left
9. Open your pink skull copy and paste as new layer
Re-size down to desired size and  Place to the right of the frame
10. Open your Corset 2 Element copy and paste as new layer
Re-size down by 40% Move below your tube layer and Position just under the Guitar
11  Open your Spiked heart 3 element copy and paste as new layer
Re-size down by 40%  Mirror and position over the corset as desired
12. Open your sad Teddy element move above all other layer
Mirror and re-size down by 40 % and move to where it is covering part of  the heart and Guitar
13.  Add other elements you wish to add. Other Elements I used are
Barbwire 2, and TriOrc1
14  Crop all the excess you do not need
15. Add your name, and Copyright
Save and your done.. You can Re-size this if you wish to

I would love to see your results, Please feel free to 
send them to simplysami2011@gmail.com




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Keith Garvey - KG1044
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Elias Art Shop - EAS10361
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ART - ART134
Michi Art - MA0156
Gary Rudisill - GR0134
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Sweet Pinups - SPU-20SamFL27f477
MyTubedArt - MTA-0577
Artistically Inclined - AIL0172
Lady Mishka - LM_018713

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