*Click for bigger/ animated version
This tutorial is borne from my own manipulated lil' mind.
Any similarity to any other tutorial(s) is purely coincidental.
This tutorial was written for those who have a working
knowledge of PSP and was written using PSP XI,
tho' any version should work.
Tube: I'm using the artwork of Joahannah von Frankenstein
which can only be found at ART.
Do NOT use this artwork unless you have a license to do so
& have purchased the tube.
Scrapkit: I'm using a kit called Devilish from AmyMarie.
You can find this kit in the ART store.
Filters: Xero- Fritillary
Tramages- Tow The Line
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow
Font: More Than Human
Drop shadow used: 2 4 65 3, black.
Save your progress often.;)
Let's do this! =)
Open a new canvas 600 X 250 px.
Copy & paste paper 2. Crop to canvas. Duplicate this layer.
Close out the bottom layer for now.
On the other layer, change the opacity to 50%.
Now copy & paste your tube or closeup.
Change the opacity to 75%.
Now merge these 2 layers visible.
Duplicate twice so you have three.
Name them Fritillary 1, Fritillary 2 & Fritillary 3
On fritillary 1 layer, apply Xero- Fritillary at these settings:
On fritillary 2- apply fritillary again, but change the variation to 35.
On fritillary 3- apply fritillary again, changing the variation to 40.
Hide the fritillary 2 & 3 layers for now.
Next, unhide your bottom layer.
Duplicate & bring this layer to top.
Apply Tramages- Tow The Line at the default settings.
Drop the opacity down to 45%.
Next, copy & paste your main tube.
Resize 65%. Apply Xero- Radiance at these settings:
Add your drop shadow.
Now, copy & paste paper 3. Crop to canvas.
Selections- Select All. Modify- Contract by 4.
Hit delete & select none.
Copy & paste paper 3 again.
Using your selection tool, set to rectangle,
draw a selection inside your tag like shown:
Invert & hit delete. Select none.
Now, on this rectangle layer- Select all- float- defloat.
Modify- Contract by 2. Hit delete & select none.
Move this layer below your main tube layer.
Copy & paste the devilbird. Mirror. Resize 20%.
Sharpen. Place in the top left corner.
Add a drop shadow: 7 4 55 3, black.
Copy & paste flowers8. Rotate 90 left. Resize 60%.
Sharpen & add a drop shadow.
Next add your proper copyrights & watermarks.
Now add your name. Add your gradient glow:
Then add a bevel at these settings:
Now add your drop shadow.
Copy merged & paste into Animation Shop.
Go back to PSP, hide fritillary 1 & unhide fritillary 2.
Copy merged & paste after current frame in A.S.
Go back to PSP, hide fritillary 2 & unhide fritillary 3.
Copy merged & paste after current in A.S.
Play your animation.
If happy with the animation, save as a gif & you're done. =)
I hope you enjoyed trying this tutorial.
I'd love to see any of your results.