Wednesday, January 16, 2013


This tutorial was written by MagsTags on January 14, 2013. Resemblance to any other tutorial is totally coincidental. Please do not copy or claim as your own or paste this tutorial anywhere on the Internet without written permission. Anything you create from this tutorial should be for personal use only. No profit is to be made from your results. It is strictly forbidden to Script or Translate my tutorials.

Materials Needed
A tube of choice. I used the Awesome artwork of
©Kurama Phoenix which can be purchased
@ Creative Outlet Designs (Here)
You will need a license to use her art.
A Scrap Kit of Choice. I used the beautiful Scrap Kit by
Foxys Designz "IB-Kurama Phoenix 4-2"
that may be purchased @ (Here)
C/P = Copy/Paste
DS= Drop Shadow
R= Resize

Let's Begin!

Transparent Image 600 x 250, Select All
Paper1_FD C/P into Selection
Open tube of choice, duplicate (Shift-D)
Close Original
Click Layer Raster 1, C/P into selection
Adjust-Blur-Gaussian Blur-Radius 10
Effects-Balls & Bubbles
Use my settings:
 Nothing on Maps
Selections-Modify-Contrast by 6
Click delete on your keyboard
Select None
Add Raster Layer
Layer Arrange - Move Down
Select All
Paper1_FD, C/P into Seleciton
Select None
Select Layer Raster 1
Add DS 2,2,55,5
Repeat DS -2,-2,55,5
On your tube of choice C/P on your 
working canvas as you like, you can see
mine for an example.
Resize if necessary, add tube and paste again
Sharpen (optional)
Add DS of choice
I used the following elements.
you are free to use the one's you like
or follow what I did.
Frame3_FD R- 50%
Element8_FD R- 65%
Element4_FD R- 75%
Layer Duplicate, Image-Flip
Element6_FD R- 35%
Image-Rotate-Free Rotate-Right
 Element5_FD R- 20%
Add DS 3,3,55,5
Element 7_FD R- 40%
Element7_FD R- 50%
Element3_FD R- 40%
Layer Duplicate-Image Mirror
Element2_FD R-  40%

Add WordArt (optional)
I used Font: Spear - Size 28
Add ©Copyright information
Transparent Image 150 x 150
Select All
On your Original Tag X out
©info, Word Art if you added it
Layers-Merge Flatten
Choose Selection Tool and choose an
area of your tag for the avatar.
Then C/P into selection - Select None
Add Border Size 1  
Add ©information

Back to your original tag
Edit-Undo Selection, Undo Merge All, Undo X's
Add Name
Save as JPEG.

Your Done!!
 I would love to see your results so I may post them on my Blog.
Sent to:
with the Tutorial Name
 "PTU IB-Kurama Phoenix 4-2 Tut"
on the Subject Line.
Hugs, MagsTags 01/15/2013 

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