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Thursday, May 19, 2011

New PTU Tut: Betrayed

For this tutorial I am using the amazing kit Betrayed, it is part of the Unfaithful Series collection. The other kit in teh series is called Shot through the Heart.  You can purchase just the kits by themselves or you can pick up both of them in a bundle for one low price! 
Swing by her blog HERE to pick up the great Matching Word Art!
Here is the sample to follow:

For this tutorial you will need the following:

Scrap kit: PTU kit Betrayed by Sleek-N-Sassy Designz HERE
Tube: The Fabulous Art work by Anna Marine HERE
You must have a license to use her work
I purchased her art work from CILM, but you can now find her at CDO
Template Sick of Crying by Creative Scraps by Crys HERE
Mask: Mask of your choice
Eye candy 4000 (optional) : Gradient glow
Font Used: Justice by Dirt2

♥ Let's Get started! ♥

Open template, delete the copyright
For the drop shadow on evertying I am using the following settings:
Verticle: 2, Horizontal: 2, Opacity: 70, Blur: 6, color black. (you use what ever you want)
Remember to save as you go.

(*Resize everything before you start copy and pasting)
Paper 6 (resize 60%)
Paper 13 (resize 60%)
Paper 14 (resize 75%)
Bow (resize 40%)
Broken Dish (resize 40%)
Caught (resize 40%)
Embellishment (resize 50%)
Frame 2 (resize 60%)
Key (resize 40%)
Marriage Certificate (resize 60%)
Rose (resize 24%)
Splatter (resize 60%)

You can always refer to the sample for placement of anything!
Open the template and delete the copyright info
copy and paste paper 14 and drag to bottom layer and add your mask, merge group.
Select the larger circle on the bottom, Selections, float, defloat, invert, copy and paste
paper 6 hit delete on the keyboard. Delete the grey circle. Select the smaller circle, selection, float, defloat,
invert, paste paper 6 again and hit delete on keyboard. Keep circle selected and copy and
paste the tube, Erase anything outside the circle on the bottom. Selections, Select none.
Delete the grey circle. Add Gradient glow with these settings to both circles
Glow Width: 3
Soft Corners: 25
Opacity: 100
Adjust the sliders on the bar to your liking, and use black for the color.
Now hide the tube and click on the larger black rectangle. Selections, float, defloat, invert
and copy and paste paper 13, hit delete on the keyboard, keep it selected and add your tube
again, hit delete on the keyboard, selection, select none. Delete the bottom rectangle.
select the other rectangle, selections, float, defloat, invert, and copy and paste paper 6
hit delete on your keyboard, Selections None, and delete the bottom rectangle. Add the same
gradient glow as above to this rectangle. Don't forget to add your drop shadow to evertyhing
as you go.
copy and paste the splatter and drag above the mask later, adjust at the bottom, duplicate
and move up to the top right side.
Copy and paste frame2 and adjust over the larger rectangle with the tube, and using your
pick tool adjust the frame to fit the rectangle. Add drop shadow and unhide the other tube.
now just copy and paste the remaining elements and rearange to your liking. See the sample
placement. If anything is to large, you can always use the pick tool and make it smaller to
fit. Now select the word art and using the pick tool, shrink to your liking, I placed mine
on top. Selections, float, defloat, modify by 2. Add a new raster layer and using the paint
brush, paint in white. drag below the word art layer and add drop shadow.
You are almost done, now you need to Crop and check DPI is at 72. Resize to what you want, I resized to 500 pixels.
add the copyright and any license numbers if need be. Add your name, I used the same settings as above for the
gradient glow (which is optional) Merge visible and save! you are done! Simple and easy.
I would love to see what you made!
Thank you for following my tutorial! If you have any questions please email me at



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