This tutorial was written by me, Zuzzanna on September 5 - 2010
any resemblance to any other tutorial is completely coincidental.
I used a tube from 
Anna Marine you can get a license to use her tubes here
do not use the same tube without a license


My supplies here
I included the original background picture to me
if you're using a different tube you can colorize it
I used Hue Saturation Lightnes to get the color I wanted ☺

Start by opening a new rasterlayer 600 x 600
selection tool rectangle
draw out a long rectangle aprox 30 pixel wide and about 500 high
floodfill with the silver pattern
selection - modify - contract 4 floodfill black
selection non

now dublicate this multible times and line them up something like this



layers merge visible

copyNpaste your tube as new layer

new layer
draw out a selection around your tube
floodfill with silver pattern - selection - modify contract 4
floodfill black
modify again by 4
copyNpaste my background into selection
effect blur - Radial Blur



move your tube on top in the layer palet
selection invert - hit delete - select non
add drop shadow to the tube and merge layer down

now click inside all the long rectangles you made with magicwand
selection modify by 4
copyNpaste my background as new layer
selection invert - hit delete - select non

new layer - drag it to bottom - floodfill white
new layer - add the brush I supplied or one of your own
drop shadow the brush

decorate your tag with the star accent

type your name I used 101 Star Lit Nght
size 72 Stroke 1 color from my background


delete the white background layer
crop merge Opaque
 save as PNG
or merge flat and save as JPG