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Hello and welcome to my blog! I am Vivienne, living in the UK and married with a son who now lives in Perth, Australia and a daughter who has given me two gorgeous grandsons! Paint Shop has been my hobby for more years than I can remember and I love making tags. I have always loved doing tutorials written by others and a couple of years ago started writing them myself. As well as tag tutorials, I also have a Tips and Tricks page where you will find tutorials on basic Paint Shop techniques. I hope you enjoy my blog and have fun with my tutorials. Please be sure also to check out the Tag Gallery and see some of the awesome results to the tutorials!

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My Licenses

Alicia Mujica - LDS1095

LDS_584

AMI - AMI5350

Arthur Crowe - AC495

Artistic Dreams Imaging - ADI-01632

Barbara Jensen - BJ0784

BJVIP18

Celinart - C1841P

Creative Design Outlet - CDO-1951

CILM - CI-1360LM

Digital Chaos - DC-113

Dreaming with Bella - DWB1607

Dreamscape Imaging - DSI582

Elias Chatzoudis - EAS10253

Garv - KG2307

KATNKDA - NK1759

My Tubed Art - MTA_F133

MTA-1337

My PSP Tubes - MPT1875

Myka Jelina - MK1328

Scraps and the City - SATC1209

Scraps & Co. - S&CO209

Suzanne Woolcott - SW169

Pics For Design - PFD_Dragonfly

PSP Project - TPP01390

Psp Tubes Emporium - PTE1351

Stickerchick – SC1875

TooshToosh - Toosh2548

Up Your Art - UYA0859

Verymany - VMT_Dragonfly

Zindy - ZZT439

Zlata_M - zlatam_dragonfly

Dees’Sign Depot – DD_CTVG

TinyTurtle Designs - TTD02490


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In this tutorial I used the tube “Wonderland” from pack 105 by
You can purchase the tube at

The kit is “Celestial Warrior” by
and is also available to buy at

You will need my  mask

Font of choice.





I used a drop shadow of vertical 0, horizontal 5, opacity 85, blur 10.


Open a new transparent canvas 700 by 650 pixels and fill with white.

Make a new layer, select all, paste paper 4 into the selection, deselect and apply the mask.

Lengthen your canvas to 700 x 800 positioning you tag centre top.

Paste element 159 and resize 70%.

Paste element  100, resize 40%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  63, resize 60%, erase the right hand wing, position below element 100 and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  99, resize 40%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  23, resize 25%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  109, resize 45%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  179, resize 60%, mirror and move into place.

Paste element  111 on the top, resize 35%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  110, resize 50%, recolour to #64a9a2 (see my Tips & Tricks page for help on recolouring), place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  16, resize 35%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste the tube, resize 65%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  157, resize 45% position just above the mask and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  66, resize 15%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  15, resize 30%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  68 behind the tube, resize 40% and rotate 20 degrees to the right, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element 34, resize 15%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  80, resize 20%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  13, resize 12%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  28, resize 12%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  32, resize 15%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  30, resize 15%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  46 on the top, resize 10% and rotate 20 degrees to the right, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  53, resize 10%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  51, resie 10%, place in position and apply the drop shado.

Paste element  70, resize 15%, duplicate, place in position and apply the drop shadow to each.

Paste element  165, resize 20% and mirror, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  43, resize 10%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  59, resize 45%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  76, resize 17%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Paste element  20, resize 17%, place in position and apply the drop shadow.

Check your layers and make any adjustments, then crop your tag, add your copyright information and text and export on a transparent background as a png.





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