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#1 jamiec

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Posted 13 January 2010 - 10:58 AM

Good Morning,

I am new to this wonderful site!! I am hoping to find an answer to my question that I have been trying to figure out for days. I am creating a birthday invitation for my daughter and I want to make a circle frame and insert her picture into the frame. I have Elements 5.0 and CS3.
I am drawing a blank on how to do this!! It's driving me crazy because I cannot figure this out!!

Thank you so much!!
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Posted 13 January 2010 - 12:23 PM

Hi Jamie and :welcome2:

I love Dinny's ScrapSimple Embellishment Templates: All Stitched-Circles, Straight Biggie. I can always find the right size circle to clip my photo to and the next size up creates a perfect border. I don't always use the stitched just the circle base. They can be used in either of the programs you currently have.
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Posted 13 January 2010 - 01:07 PM

Welcome to Scrap Girls, Jamie!
We're glad you found us!
You can use the shape tool to cut a circle out of paper and to crop your photo - just be sure you are working off a copy.
There are always lots of ways to accomplish something in PSE and PS, so you will probably get other suggestions. But Dee's would be the easiest.
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Posted 13 January 2010 - 02:18 PM

Thank you guys so much!! I really appreciate your help!

Off to try these ideas out :daisy:

Blessings,
Jamie C

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Posted 13 January 2010 - 09:06 PM

The first thing that came to mind for me was this: Fantastic Frames There's a circular frame that would look awesome on an invitation! The whole set is very festive. :) Have fun!




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