Monday, March 21, 2011


Written by Gwenda on March 20th  2011
Any similarity to any other tutorial is purely coincidental

You will need:

Font of choice – I used 1 Snappy DNA

Black & White Misfits scrapkit  by Design By Vaybs FTU found

Tube of choice. I made two examples. One used Death by David Saavedra, and the other is Sisterhood by Unholy Vault Designs. Both artists can be found at

Mask of choice – I used WSL274

Open a new canvas 700 x 700 and fill white.

Layers – new raster layer – selections – select all
Copy & paste Paper 4 into selection. Deselect
Apply WSL Mask 274.
In layers palette, merge group.

Copy & paste Element 11. Dropshadow

Copy & paste Element. (Black frame) Resize 90% Dropshadow

Copy & paste Element2. (White frame) Resize 90% Free rotate right 45.
Dropshadow & merge with black frame

Element 15 Resize 75% and place in bottom left corner above white background.
Duplicate – mirror – flip & merge down. Sharpen. Dropshadow

Paper. Flip. Resize 80%
Draw selection round the outside of the merged frame. Layer – new raster later. Paste paper into selection. Deselect. Move paper below wire circle layer.

Paste tube on top of frame, and move to desired position. Duplicate.
Move duplicate above element 11 (wire circle)

Click on paper layer. Selections – select all – float – defloat – invert.
Click on bottom tube layer and hit delete.
Dropshadow top tube, and erase any parts you don’t want seen.

Element 26 Paste over white/black frame in bottom left corner.
Delete bits sticking up into middle
Duplicate – mirror – flip.
Add white gradient glow. Dropshadow

Element 3 Rotate left 90. Resize 70% then 90%. Paste at bottom of tag, towards the right a bit. Free rotate left 10. Sharpen.
Duplicate – mirror. Merge down & dropshadow.

You can add colour if you wish by using colourize. I did this in the second example on the mask and the wire circle.

Crop & resize if desired.

Add copyrights and name.