For this tutorial you will need:
A tube of choice, I am using the art of Ismael Rac,
to use this tube you will need to purchase it
from xeracx here
FTU Scrap kit called As the wind Blows by HorsePlay's Pasture here
Place the mask in your mask folder
Open a transparent canvas 600 x 600 pixels.
Open P5 copy and paste as anew layer onto your canvas, go to layers, load/save mask, load mask from disk, select TBT_ChristmasStarMask from the drop down menu, apply with the following settings, Source luminance checked, fit to canvas checked, Hide all mask checked then go back to layers, merge, merge group.
Open El75, copy and paste as a new layer, go to image, resize, resize by 75%, with these settings, resample using bicubic, resize all layers unchecked.
Open El13, copy and paste as a new layer, go to image, resize and resize by 80%, select the magic wand, tolerance and feather set to 0, click anywhere on the canvas outside of the frames, go to selections, modify, expand by 5 pixels, go to image, mirror.
open P1, copy and paste onto the canvas, go to image, resize and resize by 60% hit delete on your keyboard, drag this layer below the frames layer. add a drop shadow to the frame, H&V 2, opacity 66, blur 5, color black.
Open El12, copy and paste as a new layer, go to image, resize and resize by 55% arrange at the lower right hand side of the frames. add a drop shadow (use the same settings throughout).
Open El74, copy and paste as a new layer, go to image, resize and resize by 85%.
Open El17, copy and paste as a new layer, go to image, resize and resize by 70% arrange at the left hand side of the frames, add a drop shadow.
Open El26, copy and paste as a new layer, go to image, resize and resize by 65% arrange at the base of the tree, add a drop shadow.
Copy and paste your tube of choice as a new layer, resize and arrange as desired, go to layers, duplicate, on the original layer go to adjust, blur, Gaussian blur set to 2, on the duplicate tube layer change the blend mode to screen or soft light, add a drop shadow to this layer.
Add your name and copyright info. resize if needed. Your done!