Monthly Archives: August 2007

Lest We Forget

Isak participating in the Remembrance Day Ceremony with his Cub Troop.

Credits:
Papers – Designer Digitals
Buttons – Rhonna Penner & Ztampf
Font – Color Purple

Powered by ScribeFire.

Advertisements

Two Swans

Materials

Paint Shop Pro
VM Instant Art – Round & Round
Super Blade Pro
Preset
Page 40 – Blade Pro Presets – Opera
**password and username are at the top of the page**
Corners
*Unzip and open in PSP*

1. Open your image, duplicate, and close the original
Set the background to white
Choose a color from your graphic and set as
the foreground

2. Add 2px border – white
Select with the magic wand
Effects – Plugins – Flaming Pear – Super Blade Pear
Choose the nkopera preset
Selections – Invert

3. Effects – 3d Effects – Cutout
Select none

4. Add 1px border – foreground color

5. Add 2px border – white
Select with the magic wand
Effects – Plugins – Flaming Pear – Super Blade Pro
Choose the nkopera preset
Select none

6. Add 5px border – foreground color

7. Add 10px border – white
Select with the magic wand
Effects – Plugins – Flaming Pear – Super Blade Pro
Choose the nkopera preset

Effects – 3d Effects – Inner Bevel
Select none

8. Add 1px border – foreground color

9. Add 2px border – white
Select with the magic wand
Effects – Plugins – Flaming Pear – Super Blade Pro
Choose the nkopera preset
Select none

10. Add 20px border – white
Select with the magic wand
Effects – Plugins – VM Instant Art –
Round and Round

Effects – 3d Effects – Inner Bevel
Select none

11. Add 2px border – white
Select with the magic wand
Effects – Plugins – Flaming Pear – Super Blade Pro
Choose the nkopera preset
Select none

12. Add 1px border – foreground color

13. Add 2px border – white
Select with the magic wand
Effects – Plugins – Flaming Pear – Super Blade Pro
Choose the nkopera preset
Select none

14. Add 5px border – foreground color

15. Add 10px border – white
Select with the magic wand
Effects – Plugins – Flaming Pear – Super Blade Pro
Choose the nkopera preset

Effects – 3d Effects – Inner Bevel
Apply the same settings as in Step 7
Select none

Add the supplied corners or some of your own
I hope you have enjoyed this tutorial

If you have any questions, feel free to email me


Kaleidoscope

Artwork by Rusty Rust

Materials
Paint Shop Pro
Super Blade Pro
Filter Factory A
Graphic of Choice


1. Open your graphic, duplicate twice.
Close the original graphic and minimize one of the copies.
Set your foreground styles palette to pattern and choose the minimized graphic
Set your background to white.

2. Add 2px border – select with magic wand.

3. Effects – Plugins – Super Blade Pro – your choice of preset.
I used a silver preset.
Keep selected

4. Selections – Invert. Effects – 3D Effects – Cutout.

5. Add 10px border – select with magic wand.

6. Flood fill border with pattern.
Keep selected.

7. Effects – Blur – Gaussian Blur. Radius 20.00

8.. Repeat Steps 2 – 4.

9. Choose a colour from your graphic and set as your background colour.
I used #678585.

10. Add 20px border.

11. Set background back to white.

12. Repeat Steps 2 – 4.

13. Add 27px border – select with magic wand.

14. Your foreground should still be set to pattern – flood fill your border and keep selected.

15. Effects – Plugins – Filter Factory A – Kaleidoscope II.
Use the default settings.
Keep selected.

You may have to play with these settings to obtain the correct
pattern for your picture.

16. Apply the Kaleidoscope II twice more.

17. Repeat Steps 2 – 4.

I hope you have enjoyed this tutorial.
I had something else in mind for this but it just didn’t seem to work out.
So this is what I ended up with.


Tutorial Copyright Marlie© 2002


Marlie, Isak & Rowyn

One of the many photos I have of the tulips in LaConner, WA.
Credits:

Misty Cato – Summer’s End at Scrapbook Elements

Katie Pertiet – Doodled & Curled at Designer Digitals

Font: CK True Type

Powered by ScribeFire.


Swim with the Fishes

Some shots from the Point Defiance Aquarium. August 2007

Credits:

Dea Spina – Multi Layered Photos 2

Scrapbooks Etc – Digital Kit

Font: CK True Type

Powered by ScribeFire.


On the Beach

I took time to follow this seagull down the beach at Ambleside in West Vancouver. May 2007

Credits:

Jennilyn Designs – Cheaters Challenge Template

Cafe Digi – Life’s Journey, Blog Kit

Powered by ScribeFire.


Wizard

Isak dressed for a birthday party – June 07

Credits:
Ksharonk Designs – Amble Kit & Fancy Free Frame
Font – Mosh2

Powered by ScribeFire.


Treasure

Isak my treasured boy.

Credits:
Doris Castle – It’s A Guy Thing Kit

Powered by ScribeFire.


The Flag

Isak carrying the flag of his Cub Troop – 6th St Agnes – at the Torchlight Parade for Hunger – February 07

Credits:
Jen Reed – Moments in Time
Font – Courier

Powered by ScribeFire.


Isak Grade 3

Isak getting ready to head off to Grade 3 – September 2006

Credits:
Misty Cato – Old School Kit at Scrapbook Elements
Font – Kids

Powered by ScribeFire.