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This tutorial was writen by me and any resemblance to it is by chance. Do not repost this tutorial to any site. A working knowledge of PSP is assumed I am using PSP Version Paint Shop x5 and should work with any other version.

If you are a group and would like to use this tutorial for a challenge or just to post the link please post the link only to send them here.

If you wish to share with groups send them here to do the tutorial. If as a group you would like to share your results with me please E-mail me with the subject group shares tutorial Eternal love.

I also want to thank all my testers in advance for all the work to help get this to a level everyone can understand and work with.



Here are the supplies I used though you may use any kit or tube you wish.

Kit by Bits and Bobs called Eternal Love you can find at Pics for Design Kit Eternal Love

Tube by Bits and Bobs Called Emore you can also find at Pics for Design Kit Eternal Love

Template by Forever by LithiumFlower Creations which you can get here

Mask hrtmask disks by me can befound on my blog DKK Blog Right click on the one you would like and save to your drive then Place the mask in your mask folder DKK Blog

Font I used is Liorah

<h2>Plugins needed </h2>
Eyecandy 4000 Bevel boss
Eyecandy 4000 Glass
Eyecandy 4000 Gradient Glow

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Let's get started


Step one
Open papers 8, 10, 12, 1, 2
open elements 5, 6, 27, 28, 35 (the poser)
Open the template duplicate it and close the orginal
Open a new window 400x400 or size you would like.
Open mask ( from supplies)

Max your template turn off all layers then go to bottom layer and add add paper 10 to the bottom layer

Add new layer then Select all, copy and paste your disc set on to a new layer

Now open your layer 3 of the template This should be the shadow of the heart in the center. We do nothing to this layer.

Open Layer 4 which is the red of the same heart. (We do nothing to this layer).

Turn on red layer from template then set transparance to 50.

Float this layer by holding down the (control + F Key) then to defloat

Hold down the (Control key, the shift key and the F Key)

Fill this with the paper 12 from the kit

select none either by going to the select menu and down to select none or holding down the (control key and the D)

Add bevel by going to effects menu down to plugins then to Eyecandy 4000 (Bevel boss)


Paste element 4 to the right side of the picture

add drop shadow

paste element 4 to the right side of the picture

add drop shadow

open shadow on small heart bottom right side.

Open next layer (shadow of x-small heart on right side)

Go up to the next layer and open the heart on the right side

Select all (Control+ A), Float ( control + F), Defloat (control + shift + F)

Modify this by going to the select menu then down to modify contact and set this to 2

Keep Selected then paste paper (7) in to the heart.

Keep selected then go to effects and to Eyecandy 4000 and to Glass and use these settings

Turn on your next layer which should be the shadow to the word down the left side. Select all (Control + A) (Control +F) then to defloat ( Control, Shift + F)

Fill with white ( #ffffff) then deselect (control + D)

Open next layer up and Select all (Control + A) (Control +F) then to defloat ( Control, Shift + F) Fill with Paper 14 from the kit then deselect (control + D)

Open next layer up and Select all (Control + A) (Control +F) then to defloat ( Control, Shift + F) .
Leaving the color of black add noise (default) then add bevel with same settings as above then deselect (control + D)

Open 3 layers up This will be for the words "Our Love Is.... (shadow), (Background) and (black layer)

Open 3 layers up This will be for the words "And Then Some(shadow), (Background) and (black layer)

You should have something like this now

Size down and add your tube as new layer

Add drop shadow with same settings

Add the copyright information and dropshadow if needed

Add boarders as follows.

Go to the image menu and down to add boarders with the setting of 2 pixels and the color #480001 (this is a dark red from the pattern in the center heart.

For the second border make this one 25 with the color of blue (#0000ff) then fill with a color from the tag.
Once you fill with a color from the tag we are going to use rotating mirror with the following settings

Add word art to your tag in the upper right side. Add drop shadow with same settings.

Next step is to add the name you want. First type out the name in the size you want and in #ffffff(white). Next add Gradient Glow with the following settings.

Your done. hope you enjoyed this tutorial. If you would like to send me a finished tag you can send by clicking on the e-mail link below and using the subject Eternal tutorial.