Thursday, June 20, 2013


***SweetHeart By JackieBeth, written on January 6, 2010***
***save as you go along***
***add drop shadows and resize/recolor when you see fit***

Items Needed

Paint Shop Pro/version PSPX was used to create this tutorial
tube/image of choice
Artist I Used: Elias Chatzoudis     
you MUST purchase a license at CDO HERE to use his work
font & mask of choice/font used in this tutorial: "Orange Gush"
filter DSB Flux/Bright Noise
filter Xero/Radiance


open a blank transparent canvas size 500 by 500

copy and paste tube of choice
duplicate tube
select bottom tube
effects/reflection effects/pattern:
select preset "stripes horizontal"
(make sure mask is large enough to fill the inside of a large heart)
(if not just resize until it will cover the inside)
(you may need to duplicate if its very transparent)

apply mask of choice to canvas
merge group

select your preset shape tool, set at heart
foreground color white, background color null
line width set at 12 draw a rather large heart
free rotate left 3
center in canvas
convert to raster layer
apply filter DSB Flux/Bright Noise: mix, 30

place tube to preference

now draw a smaller heart
free rotate right 25
convert to raster layer
place in upper left corner

duplicate  your tube
place face or a body part that will fill the heart
select small heart layer
click in center with magic wand tool
selections/modify/expand/5 pixels
select tube layer
press delete on keyboard
selections/select none

adjust/hue and saturation/colorize: 0, 0
apply filter Xero/Radiance: default settings
select the small heart layer
apply filter DSB Flux/Bright Noise: 30, mix

apply all proper credits

add names/phrases as you wish

help? comments? suggestions? questions? email me at

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