Written by Gwenda on April 12th 2013
Any similarity to any other tutorial is purely coincidental.
You will need:
Font of choice – I used Seven Monkeys Fury, found
Scrapkit is called Dragon Tattoo by Bibi’s Collection. This is definitely my favorite Bibi kit – I love it! It can be purchased from SATC, on sale for just $1 at the moment
Tube of choice. I used a FTU tube from Adelenta, called Dragon Watcher.
You can download it
In my other example I used a tube I love, from Unholy Vault Designs. You can no longer buy these tubes unfortunately, but it fits in with this scrapkit as if it was made for it lol
Mask of choice – I used WSL84 from Wee Scots Lass.
Open a new raster 700 x 700 and fill white.
Layers – new raster layer.
Selections – select all. Paste Paper 9 into selection.
Apply mask WSL84
In layers palette, merge group.
Stretch mask to edges.
Element 97 (frame) – Paste above the mask layer.
Click inside frame with magic wand.
Selections – modify – expand 4.
Layers – new raster layer. Paste Paper 2 into selection.
Element 19 (pink & blue scatter)) – Paste above mask layer. Slide to the bottom left corner. Duplicate twice..
On one copy. Mirror – flip.
On the other copy, resize 85% and slide to top left corner.
Duplicate – mirror – flip.
Element 101 (palm tree) – Resize 60%. Paste above element 19 layer and slide to the left.
Element 7 (beaded web) – Paste above frame layer and slide to the left.
Duplicate and merge together. Duplicate again - mirror
Element 77 (pink fern) – Paste above element 7 layer.
Slide up to the right and down.
Duplicate – flip. Free rotate left 90. Sharpen. Slide to the left.
Element 94 (silver fern) –Resize 30%. Paste above element 77 layers.
Free rotate right 90. Sharpen twice. Slide to the right.
Duplicate – mirror. Slide down a little.
Element 100 (grass) – Paste above element 94 layers and slide to the left.
Duplicate – mirror and slide this one to the bottom right corner.
Tube – If using the Adelenta one, resize 75%.
Paste between the two element 100 grass layers and slide into position.
Sharpen. Dropshadow. You can erase the bottom later if you need to.
Element 23 (flower) – Paste above tube layer.
Duplicate. Resize 80%. Sharpen. Slide to the left slightly.
Element 102 (pelican) – Mirror Resize 70%. Paste above element 23 layers. Sharpen. Slide to the bottom right corner.
Element 81 (dragon) – Resize 75%. Paste above element 102 layer.
Slide to bottom left corner.
Element 39 (bird) – Resize 80%. Paste above element 81 layer.
Sharpen. Slide to bottom right.
Add any other embellishments of choice.
Crop & resize if desired.
Add copyrights and name.