This tutorial was written by me, Zuzzanna on Feb. 20 - 2011
any resemblance to any other tutorial is completely coincidental.


I'm using  tubes from Barbara Jensen  you can buy a license to use her tubes here
do not use the same tubes without a license

Filters: Mura's Meister
AAA Frames

My supplies here
put the shape in your shape folder


Open a new raster layer 550 X 550
copyNpaste your tube as new layer
effect Muras copies



Adjust gaussian Blur - radius 12
effect Art media effect - brush strokes



merge layer down
select all - image crop to selection

effect AAA Foto Frame


preset shape- find the luv n kisses_q this setting



draw out a shape on your canvas - convert to raster

select all - float - defloat
modify contract by 1
copyNpaste your tube as new layer
place it inside the selection - selection invert - hit delete - select non
layer merge down give it a bit drop shadow
I used 1-1-50-5

now add the cracked brushes between the two layers

now all that is left is to add properę and your name
I used Twilight New Moon
done ☺