Paint Shop Pro
1text brush (Supplied)
Font of your
into your Plug-in folder
into your Psp Brush folder
Selections into your Psp Selections folder
This is quite a lengthy tutorial so make sure you have
plenty of snacks and your partner and kids are in bed lol and as always,
remember to save often!!!!
Open a blank canvas 600
x 600 Transparent; don't worry about the size for now.
Flood fill with a dark
colour from your tube, i chose: #b22709
©rystaltubed_731.psp tube and paste it as a new layer, leave it where it
is in the centre if your canvas
this tube as we will be using it later in the tutorial
Go to Effects, Image
Effects and seamless Tiling with these settings:
Selection and look for my BlazingDesire Selection, hit delete, leave as
Choose a light colour
from your tube, I used #fdd09a
a-dozi's-oldtext-06-Brush 001.PspBrush and add a few times to fill the
selection, then deselect, this is what we should have now:
Lower the opacity of
this layer to about 70
Put this canvas aside,
we will be working with this again soon.
©rystaltubed_731.psp tube, the one we minimised earlier in the tutorial.
Copy and paste onto your workspace, you can minimise this tube again.
Add a new layer,
arrange, send to bottom
Choose two colours from
your tube, a dark one for the foreground and a light colour for your
Click on gradient and
use these settings:
Adjust, Blur, Gaussian
Blur with these settings:
Color Dots with these settings:
Go back to your tube
Effects, Xero and
Porcelain with these settings:
Merge, merge visible.
We need two copies of
this, so copy and paste your copy onto your workspace and minimise for
With the canvas we have
just been working on, Image, Add Borders and add a symmetrical border of
With your magic wand at
- Click inside your border to select it, flood fill
this with your gradient.
Add the same Penta.com
Color Dots settings as before
Effects, 3D Effects,
Drop Shadow with these settings:
Edit, copy this image
Open the 600 x 600
image we were working with earlier and paste as a new layer.
Place your new image to
the left of your background image like so:
Ok, you still
with me? LOL
Add your signature in a
contrasting colour and any copyright information you need on your tag
now, including your own watermark:
These are the
settings I used for my text.
Font size 100
Remember the smaller
tag we did in step 19? We need to maximise this now
Add a new layer
Selections, select all
MarieL2006fev_colored02t.pspimage copy and paste into selection
Selections, select none
Image, Resize with
..:: Now for
With your resized
graphic, hide layer 2 like so:
Open Animation shop and
paste as New Animation
Back to Psp
Hide layer 2 and and
open Layer 3
Copy Merged, back to
Click on the image your
pasted a minute ago, and right click, paste AFTER current frame.
Click on your first
Edit, Select all
Effects, Insert Image
Transition Zoom, using these settings:
We now have 31 frames,
but don’t worry about this just yet
Go back to Psp and copy
the large background image we were working with earlier.
Back to Animation Shop
and Paste as new animation
We need to have 31
copies of this, so hit Shift, Ctrl and L 30 times, WOW lol
To make things a little
easier to work with and because the background is so large, zoom out
until you are comfortable with what you are working with
Ok, down to
With both sets of
images, you need to click on your first frame and select all. I like to
make sure my smaller graphic is on top so I can see what I am doing
Drag the first frame of
your smaller graphic onto the right hand side of your larger graphic.
Place this in between
the Image of the tube and the edge of your canvas and about half way
down, or wherever you want your animation to be:
This may take
a little while to load.
Click on your little
Movie Icon at the top
check your animation to make sure you are happy with your results.
Now we are going to
resize the animation
Edit, select all
Add number 5
Back to Cull animation,
but this time put 3
We have now reduced our
frames from 31 to 17, good eh?!
Resize your image now
to one of your liking, these are the settings I used:
File, save to a folder
of your choice.
I hope you enjoyed my tutorial,
email me if you have any questions
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