For this tutorial you will need:
A tube of choice, I am using the art of Verymany to use this tube
you will need to purchase it from VeryMany Tubes here.
The sunning kit called Inner Beauty by the very talented LHD Scraps here
Masks 75 & 80 By Millies PSP Madness here
My Mask MD_14_18 here
Put the masks into your mask folder.
Open a blank canvas 600 x 600,flood fill with black (this lyer will be deleted at the end, its just for visual guidance)
*Open Paper9 go to edit, copy, paste as a new layer onto the canvas, go to layers, load/save mask load mask from disk, scroll down and find MD_14_18 apply with the following settings, source luminance checked, fit to canvas checked, hide all mask checked, then go to layers, merge, merge group.
Add a new raster layer.
Open Ele35. got to edit, copy and paste onto the canvas, copy and paste onto the canvas, go to image, resize and resize by 80% with the following settings, resample using smart size, resize all layers unchecked.. move to the left hand side making sure none of the element is touching the sides of the canvas, then go to layers, duplicate,then go to image, mirror back to image and flip then go to layers, merge, merge down.
Repeat the* step above for the next mask layer using Paper1 and MPM mask 80.
Open Frame2, copy and paste onto the canvas, go to image, resize and resize by 60% same settings as before, o to effects, 3D effects, drop shadow, add the following drop shadow H10, V-10, Opacity 45, Blur 5, color black. (these settings are used throughout)
Select the magic wand,tolerance 20, feather 0, mode add or replace, click in the center of the frame thn goto selections, modify, expand by 5 pixels, open paper9 again copy and paste onto the canvas, then go to selections invert, then hit delete on your keyboard, copy and paste your tube, position to your liking in the frame then when happy hit delete again on your keyboard, go to selections, select none.
on the tube layer change the blend mode of this layer to Luminance with the tube layer still active go to layers, duplicate,change the blend layer to screen, make the frame layer active go to layers, arrange, move to top.
Open Ele41, copy and paste onto the canvas, go image, resize and resize by 70%,arrange on the left of the frame, add a drop shadow
Open Ele8, copy and paste as a new layer onto the canvas, go to image, resize and resize by 50%, arrange at the top left of the frame, add a drop shadow.
Copy and paste your tube of choice onto the canvas, resize and arrange to your liking, then go to image, duplicate, on the duplicate layer change the blend mode to screen or soft light whichever you prefer, on the original tube layer add a drop shadow.
add your name and copyright info, delete the black background layer and resize if needed. your done.