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Monday, 30 November 2015

Home For Christmas





In this tutorial I used a tube by
You can purchase the tube at
The child and dog are on separate layers.

The kit is part of a three way collab kit called “Home for Christmas”by
Dees'Sign Depot, Kissing Kate and A [Space] Between.
 I used Dees part of the collab.
The complete collab is free with a store purchase of  $7.50 during December from
Dees'Sign Depot store.


I used mask 14 from

Font is 




I used a drop shadow of vertical 0, horizontal 5, opacity 65, blur 10.


Open a new transparent canvas  750 b7 700 pixels and fill with white.

Make a new layer, select all, paste paper 1 into the selection, deselect, apply the mask,  resize it 80% and flip it.  Duplicate the mask layer, flip and mirror the duplicate and erase the light part that is covering the original layer.

Paste spray 1b, resize 45% and rotate 20 degrees to the right, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element 50c, resize 65% and place in position.  Click with your magic wand anywhere on your canvas outside of the element to make a selection, invert the selection and contract it by 10, make a new layer below the element and paste paper 4 into it, deselect and apply the drop shadow to the frame.

Paste element 6d, resize 80% and rotate 20 degrees to the right, drag below the window frame and paper, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element 40a on the top, resize 70%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste the tube of the girl, resize 23%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste the tube of the dog, resize 17%, drag below the girl, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element 36, resize 60% and rotate 90 degrees in either direction, drag below the dog, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste item 37, resize 55%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element 35, resize 45%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element 19, resize 25%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element 20, resize 30%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element 14a, resize 15%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element 22 on the top, resize 30%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste elements 12a and 12b, resize 30%, place in position and apply the drop shadow to each.

Paste elements 33 and 34, resize 20%, place in position and apply the drop shadow to each.

Check your layers and make any adjustments.

Paste element 13, resize 35%, drag below the window frame, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element 47, resize 35%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element 17, resize 35%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste wordart 2 above the tree, resize 80%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

When you are done, crop your tag, add your copyright information and text, then export on a transparent background as a png.

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