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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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Monday, January 9, 2012

Smoken Angel - PTU

This Tutorial was written on 9 January 2011 by Sami using my own creativity and imagination.
Any similarities to this is completely coincidental.

Tube is by Jessica Dougherty you can purchase at CDO
Scrapkit is a PTU kit by Angel's  Designz
You can purchase this at The Creativity Box
Font used is Monika  it is a free font from Dafont

New raster layer 700x700

tube is by Jessica Doughtery -CDO
Scrap Kit Racs Angel by Angel Designs

open frame 1 copy and paste as new layer  resize down by 80%

Open tube scale up and  copy and paste behind frame layer
Erase what is on the outside of the tube  Duplicate and hide the duplicated layer
highlighting the origional tube layer  
add Xero - Porcelin, Black and white film and Gaussian blur by 20

Unhide the duplicated tube layer
and add  Xero - Porcelin  and an over layer

open paper of choice I am using paper 6
Copy and paste as new layer
Move below all other layers
grab your magic wand and highlight the frame layer and click inside the frame, 
Go to selections, Modify and expand by 6
highlight your paper layer - Go to selections and invert and hit delete.

Open your tube again copy and paste as new layer
Resize up by 110%   Duplicate frame layer 

Place the tube to where it is inbetween both frames
Move up just slightly
Grab your eraser and erase the bottom parts of the tube
Now Highlight your duplited frame layer and erase parts of the
frame that is covering up the tube layer

open the Wire copy and paste as new layer
move below all others

Open Splat 1 copy and paste as new layer move above the wire layer

open the butterfly copy and paste as new layer
move above all others
Resize down by 80% x 2 and move to the bottom left

open key and Lock copy and paste as new layer
resize down by 80% to desired size, Place to the right. I have
mine on the wire slightly..

open white splat copy resize up by 110%  copy and paste as new layer
Move below all other layers

Add your name and copyright  Save and complete.. 

I decided to keep this one simple but elegant..


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