I am using Paint Sop Pro Version 9, I am reasonable sure it can be done it other versions as well. Except version, you can download the selections for v 7 below.

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I am using Selections, get them Here.

Selections for Version 7 here

You will also need the eyes, ears, hair. get them Here.

Open all the images in PSP.

 1. Open a new transparent image size; 330X440 pixels.
2. Add a new layer and name it, body, load from disk the, 01-body, flood fill with color; #efbea4. Selections, float, add a cutout with the settings below.

Vertical and Horizontal; 0

Opacity; 100

Blur; 22.00

Color; #764a0c

Deselect.

3. Add new layer, name it, head. load from disk the; 02-head selection, flood fill with the same color as the body. Float selection and add the same cutout. Deselect.
4. Add new layer, name it, eyes, load from disk the, 03-eyes, open the eyes image, right click on the very top of the window and click, copy. Go back to your main image and right click, paste into selection, Deselect.
5.Add new layer, name it, nose, load from disk the, 04-nose selection, flood fill with, #d08156. Deselect, go to adjust, blur, average, use a setting of 3.
6. Add new layer, name it, upper lip, load from disk the, 05-upperlip, flood fill with; #ffa2a2. Invert selection and add a drop shadow with the following settings.

Vertical and Horizontal; 0

Opacity; 70

Blur; 3.00

Color; #e00c0c

Deselect.

7. Add new layer, name it, lower lip, flood fill with the same as the upper lip and invert and add the same drop shadow. Deselect.
8. Add new layer, name it, eye brows, load the, 07-eyebrows selection and flood fill with; #d87c04. Deselect.
9.Add new layer, name it, face shading, load the, 08-faceshading, flood fill with; #b1500f and deselect.
10. Add new layer, name it, nose shading, load the; 09-noseshading, flood fill with; #f6daca, deselect.
11. Add new layer, name it, nose shading 2. load from disk the; 10-noseshading2, flood fill with the same color as in the last step and deselect.
12. Add new layer, name it, fore head shading, load the; 11-foreheadshading, flood fill with the same color; #f6daca and deselect.
13,Add new layer, name it, face shading 2, load the, 12-faceshading2, flood fill with the same color as the last step and deselect.

The body looks a bit odd but not to worry it will be covered.

14. Add new layer, name it, hair, load the; 13-hair selection, open the baby hair image, fight click on the top of the image, copy, back to the main image right click on the very top and choose, past into selection. Deselect.
15. Add new layer, name it, ears, load the; 14-ears selection, open the baby ears image and copy, back to the main image to paste into selection. Deselect.
16. Add new layer, name it, left leg, load the; 15-leftleg, flood fill with; #efbea4. Invert selection and add a drop shadow using the settings below.

Vertical and Horizontal; 0

Opacity; 100

Blur; 25.00

Color; #a96a0f

Deselect.

17. Add new layer, name it, left leg shading, load the; 16-leftlegshading, flood fill with; #b86800, deselect. Go to adjust, blur, average, use a setting of; 7.
18. Add new layer, name it, left foot, load the; 17-leftfoot, flood fill with; #efbea4. Invert selection and add the following drop shadow.

Vertical and Horizontal; 0

Opacity; 100

Blur; 18.00

Color; #a96a0f

Deselect.

19. Add new layer, name it, diaper 1, load the; 18-diaper1, flood fill with white. Invert selection and add a drop shadow using the settings below.

Vertical and Horizontal; 0

Opacity; 100

Blur; 18.00

Color; #808080

Deselect.

20. Add new layer, name it, right leg, load the; 19-rightleg, flood fill with; #efbea4. Invert and add the same drop shadow as in step 16 and deselect.
21. Add new layer, name it, right leg shading, load the; 20-rightlegshading, flood fill with; #b86800. Deselect, go to adjust, blur, average, use a setting of; 7.
22.New layer, name it, left arm, load from disk the; 21-leftarm, flood fill with; #efbea4. Invert ,add a drop shadow  with the following settings.

Vertical and Horizontal; 0

Opacity; 100

Blur; 20.00

Color; #a96a0f

Deselect.

23.New layer, name it, left hand shading, load from disk the; 22-lefthandshading, flood fill with; #d87c04. Deselect and go to adjust, blur, average, with a seeing of;5.
23. Hi-light the body layer, load the body selection again, flood fill with; #efbea4 and deselect. On this same layer, load the; 23-rightharm selection, food fill with the same color. Now deselect, next, select all, float, defloat, invert and add the following drop shadow.

Vertical and Horizontal; 0

Opacity; 80

Blur; 20.00

Color; #a96a0f

Deselect.

24. Hi-light the right leg layer, load the; 19-rightleg, once again flood fill with; #efbea4, deselect and load from disk the; 24-rightfoot, flood fill using the same color. Now, deselect, select all, float, defloat, invert and add a drop shadow with the settings below.

Vertical and Horizontal; 0

Opacity; 80

Blur; 20.00

Color; #a96a0f

Deselect

25.  Staying on the same layer, add a new layer, name it, right foot shading, load the; 25-rightfootshading, flood fill with; #e59b59, deselect.
26. HI-light layer 17-leftfoot, add a new layer, name it, left foot shading, load the; 26-leftfootshaing, flood fill with; #e59b59, deselect.
27. Hi-light the top layer and add a new layer, name it, right toe 1, load from disk the; 27-righttoe1, flood fill with; #efbea4.  Float selection and add a cutout with the following settings.

Vertical and Horizontal; 0

Opacity; 60

Blur; 7.00

Color; #a26002

Deselect.

28. Add a new layer, name it, right toe 2, load the; 28-righttoe2, flood fill with; #efbea4. Float and add the same cutout as in the last step. Deselect.

We are going to do two more right toes the same way. Below are below are the selections, numbered and named in order.

29-righttoe3

30-righttoe4

Complete each one before going to the next selection, floating and adding the cutout.

29. the next four layers are the left toes, do the same for all four as we did for all four of the right toes.

31-lefttoe1
32-lefttoe2
33-lefttoe3
34-lefttoe4

30, Add new layer, name it, banner back 1, load the; 35-bannerback1, flood fill with white. Invert selection and add a drop shadow with the settings below.

Vertical and Horizontal; 0

Opacity; 100

Blur; 8.00

Color; #808080

Deselect.

31. Add new layer, name it, banner back 2, load the; 36-bannerback2, flood fill with white and invert, add the same drop shadow as the last step. Deselect and go to adjust, brightness and contrast, with the following settings, brightness; minus 33, contrast; 0.
32. Add new layer, name it, left banner back, load from disk the; 37-leftbannerback, flood fill with white. Invert selection and add the same drop shadow as in the last step, except, change the blur to; 6.00. Deselect.
33. Add new layer. name it, left banner back 2, load the; 38-leftbannerback2, flood fill with white. Invert and add the same drop shadow as in the last step. Deselect, go to adjust, bright and contrast and use these settings, brightness; minus 33, contrast; 0. In the layer palette, move this layer under the left banner back.
34. Hi-light the top layer, add new layer, name it, diaper 2, load the; 39-diaper2 selection, flood fill with white. Invert and add the following drop shadow.

Vertical and Horizontal; 0

Opacity; 100

Blur; 6.00

Color; #808080

Deselect.

35. Add new layer, name it, main banner, load the; 40-mainbanner, flood fill with white. Invert and add a drop shadow using the settings above, changing the blur to; 16.00. Deselect.
36. Add one more layer, name it text, load from disk, 41-text, flood fill with a color of your choice. Deselect. New Year Baby is complete.

A Huge Thank you to Cellar for testing this tut. Magnificent work, Cellar.

  

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