Sweet Perfume


Sweet Perfume


I do claim Copyright to all the tutorials I wrote myself. *** The words that I use and the way I explain things *** This is my own creation and any resemblance to any other tutorial like this is purely coincidental. Please feel free to bookmark this tutorial, and/or print it out for your own personal use, but do not copy it in any way to put it online, link to it, distribute, or re-write without my written permission.
Tish February 21, 2007


For this tutorial you will need:
Tubes, colours and font of your choice.
I have included the materials I used in the zip file
Download here

Materials Palette: Foreground colour #ffd4a5 - Background colour #edc19d
Change the Background to Gradient - Foreground, Background Gradient Angle 45, Repeats 3, Linear

materials palette

Open a New Transparent Image 280 x 310, this will be the basic tile

Selections - Select All - Selections Modify - Contract by 2
Flood Selection with Gradient
Add Noise - 5%, Gaussian and Monochrome checked
Selections None

New Layer
Selection Tool - Custom Selection
Top = 2, Left = 10, Right = 13, Bottom = 308
Flood Selection with #edc19d
Selections None
Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow
Vertical and Horizontal = 1, Opacity = 25, Blur = 2, Colour Black

Duplicate Raster 2
Effects - Image Effects - Offset
Horizontal Offset = 225, Vertical = 0, Transparent checked
Merge Visible

Offset details

Copy and Paste Delicate by Gini as a New Layer
Layer Opacity = 20, Layer Mode Luminance (L)
Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance
Merge Visible

Warp Brush. Mode = Noise, Size = 20, Hardness = 50, Strength = 100, Step = 5, Noise = 15, Edge Mode = Fixed

warp brush settings

Hold Down Shift - Click top left corner, then right top corner - Release Shift - Apply

green arrow is apply
The green arrow is Apply

Hold Down Shift - Click top right corner, then bottom right corner - Release Shift - Apply
Hold Down Shift - Click bottom right corner, then bottom left corner - Release Shift - Apply
Hold Down Shift - Click bottom left corner, then top left corner - Release Shift - Apply

Copy and Paste as a New Image twice, for a total of three
Minimize two of them

Open Kara T2396 (elephant)
Resize 70% - Copy and Paste as a New Layer onto the tile
Close original without saving changes. Change Layer Mode to Luminance (L)
Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow
Vertical = 1, Horizontal = 8, Opacity = 25, Blur = 10, Colour Black. (this drop shadow will be used throughout)
Merge Down
Put this on one side and Maximize another tile

Adjust - Hue and Saturation - Colourize - Hue = 10, Saturation = 40
Open LD face 010
Resize 65% - Copy and Paste as a New Layer
Close original without saving changes
Change Layer Mode to Burn
Merge Down
Put this tile on one side and Maximize the last tile

Adjust - Hue and Saturation - Colourize - Hue = 70, Saturation = 40
Copy and Paste 11-3-06 Floral - sw2 as a New Layer
Change Layer Mode to Luminance (L)
Copy and Paste p54-dozi tube as a New Layer
Change Layer Mode to Luminance
Effects - Drop Shadow to perfume bottle only
Move to the top of the tile
Merge Layers Visible

tube 1  tube 2  tube 3


Open a New Transparent Image 650 x 450
Flood with Foreground Background Gradient
Add Noise 5%, Gaussian and Monochrome checked

Copy and Paste each tile as a New Layer
Add a Drop Shadow to each tile layer
Arrange tiles to suit
Rotate one Left 15 degrees
Rotate one Right 15 degrees
See tag for a suggestion

Highlight top layer in Layer Palette

Copy and Paste rose torn edge dark as a New Layer
Move to the left edge
Change Layer Opacity to 20, Layer Mode Luminance (L)
Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Copy and Paste the Pyna Ribbon as a New Layer
Position on left side of image
Layer Mode Luminance (L)

Duplicate the Ribbon
Effects - Image Effects - Offset - Horizontal Offset = 350, Transparent checked

Higlight Raster 5 - Copy and Paste Vorlage as a New Layer
Image Flip
Apply Drop Shadow

Open SE43Gerda - Resize 75%
Position to the right

Highlight Raster 6 - Copy and Paste mr-226 lace as a New Layer
See tag
Change Layer Mode to Luminance (L)

Copy and Paste gold stud as New Layer
Place in a suitable position
Change Layer Opacity to 50, Layer Mode Luminance (L)

Highlight top layer

New Layer
Selection Tool - Custom Selection
Top = 0, Left = 0, Right = 650, Bottom = 50
Flood with Foreground Background Gradient
Change Layer Opacity to 60, Layer Mode Burn
Selections None

Duplicate and Flip
Add text of choice

Check to make sure all your layers are placed where you want them

Merge All Layers visible

New Layer
Selections - Selection All - Flood with gradient or gold beads pattern
Contract by 2 - Delete
Contract by 2 - Flood with gradient or beads
Contract by 2 - Delete

Merge All Layers

Add watermark and any necessary Copyright information
Resize using Bicubic Resampling


Be creative, a tutorial is a guideline only so have fun









Page design by Carol

Some of the graphics used are from groups I belong to which share tubes and/or images.
They are used here for the purposes of this tutorial only.

Copyright infringement not intended