Lucky Clover



Lucky Clover

Supplies needed

Tube of choice
Font of choice (I used 2 Peas Scrumptious)
CloverLeaf Scrap Kit by Melissa Sentimental Style - download it at her blog here
Mura's Meister - Copies
My Mask - here mask 128
Irish Poem and waterfall image here Photo courtesy of PDPhoto.org

I used the beautiful art of Keith Garvey. 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.

2. Copy and paste the clover leaf cluster as a new layer. Effects, Muras Meister - copies with the following settings.

Settings

3. Copy and paste paper 4 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.

4. Copy and paste paper 3 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%.

5. Copy and paste the frame as a new layer and move to the right and down slightly to make it a bit more central. Duplicate and on the original, effects, Toadies - what Are You - X and Y dose both set to 9.

6. Make the frame layer active and click inside it with your magic wand. Selections, modify, expand by 10. Copy and paste paper 1 as a new layer. Move it under the frame layer, selections invert, hit delete on your keyboard, selections, select none.

7. Copy and paste the photo supplied as a new layer and lower the opacity to around 50 or so. Make the frame layer active and copy and paste the nameplate as a new layer and place at the top of the frame. resize by 80%.

8. Copy and paste the Irish Poem as a new layer and place into position. Add any text you like too, I added 'Lucky Clover' to the side of my frame.

9. Add your copyright information, watermark and name, save as a jpeg and you're all done.

Thanks for trying my tutorial


This tutorial was written by me, weescotslass on 6th March 2008, any resemblance to any other tutorial is completely coincidental.

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