Little Bitty Pretty



Little Bitty Pretty

Supplies needed

Tubes of choice
Font of choice
Scrap Kit 'All That Glitters' by the fabulous Laura of Cinnamon Dreamz
You can purchase this kit here or here
My mask - here Mask 182
Eye Candy 4000 - Gradient Glow - Optional

The name for this tutorial was chosen by my son Shay, thank you Shay for a fabulous name =D

I used the beautiful art of Elias Chatzoudis. You must purchase a licence to use his art which can be done here

Lets begin!

1. Open a new canvas 600x600 and fill white. Copyand paste paper 16 as a new layer. Layers, new mask layer, from image. Look for my mask and hit OK. Delete the mask in the layers palette and answer yes to the question asked. Ungroup layers.

2. Copy and paste paper 29 as a new layer. Layers, new mask layer, from image. Look for my mask and hit OK. delete the mask in the layers palette and answer yes to the question asked, ungroup layers. Image, resize by 90%. Image, rotate, free rotate left 90 degrees.

3. Copy and paste glitter splotch 1 as a new layer. Image, rotate, free rotate, right 90 degrees. Move down and to the right slightly. Duplicate, image mirror, image flip.

4. Copy and paste glitrter splotch 2 as a new layer and move up and to the right slightly, duplicate, image mirror, image flip. Copy and paste frame 11 as a new layer and resize by 80%. Click inside each rectangle with your magic wand, selections, modify, expand by 5, Copy and paste paper 16 as a new layer, selections, invert,. hit delete on your keyboard. selections, select none. Move this layer down under the frame layer.

5. Copy and paste doodle 4 as a new layer and place under the frame layer and paper layer. Move down slightly. Duplicate, image mirror, image flip.

6. Make the frame layer active, click inside the first rectangle with your magic wand, selections, modify, expand by 5, copy and paste a tube of choice as a new layer, and move it under the frame layer. Once happy with the position, selections, invert, hit delete on your keyboard, selections, select none. Change the properties of this layer to hard light, or one of choice. Repeat this step for the other 2 rectangles.

7. Make the top layer active now. Copy and paste flower 6 as a new layer and resize by 50%. Duplicate a few times and placearound the frame. Copy and paste bow 9 as a new layer and place at the left side of the frame. Copy and paste butterfly 1 as a new layer and resize by 50%. Place beside one of the flowers.

8. Copy and paste your tube of choice as a new layer. Add a drop shadow of choice. Add your copyright information, watermark, and name, I added a gradient glow to my name, but this is optional, save as a jpeg, and you're all done.

Thanks for trying my tutorial


This tutorial was written by me, weescotslass on 29th May 2008, any resemblance to any other tutorial is completely coincidental.

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