Translated by Dennis

 

Materials you can find here http://www.marinettedesings.be/tutorials17/zippie.gif

Plugins / Alien Skin. Eye Candy 5 Impact / Alien Skin Xenofex 2 / xero / Unlimited 2.0

 

HERE

http://www.marinettedesings.be/2016_merry_christmas_bestanden/image001.gif

Thanks to the creators of the tubes

Leave names and watermarks intact from their creators

 

We are going to start

 

Open the materials in PSP and minimize them

 

1. In your Materials Palette set your Foreground color to # 6d95b9 http://www.marinettedesings.be/2016_merry_christmas_bestanden/image002.gif and Background color to #ffffff (white)

2. Open a Transparent Image of 700 x 700 pixels and fill with your Foreground color # 6d95b9 http://www.marinettedesings.be/2016_merry_christmas_bestanden/image002.gif

 

3. Effects / Plugins / Unlimited 2.0 / Edges Square / Square Edges 15

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow / 1/1/30/0 / # 000000

 

4. Selections / Select All 

Layers / New Raster Layer

 Activate / Background Merry Christmas 2016

Edit / Copy / Paste into Selection

Selections / Select None

 

5. Layers / Load/Save Mask / Load Mask from Disk / LF Mask 6

Fit to canvas checked

Source Luminance checked

Invert transparency checked

Hide all mask checked

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Layers / Merge / Merge Group

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow / 1 / 1 / 100 / 0 / # 000000

 

6. Activate your Magic Wand and select inside the center square

Activate the bottom Layer in your Layer Palette and press the delete key on your keyboard

 

7. Activate the top Layer in the Layers Palette

Layers / New Raster Layer

The Image / Background Merry Christmas 2016 is still in memory

Paste into Selection

Selections / Select None

Image / Mirror / Mirror Horizontal

Put the Opacity of this Layer in the Layer Palette to 70

Effects / Texture Effects / Tiles (with these settings)

Tiles.png

 

8. Layers / Merge / Merge All

 

9. Effects / Plugins / Xero / Porcelain (default settings)

 

10. Activate / y_corner43

Edit / Copy / Paste as New Layer on your Image and place on the corner of the square extreme Top Left (see my example)

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow 3 / 3 / 50 / 10 / # 000000

 

11. Activate / mod_article768586_10 (Bear)

Edit / Copy / Paste as new Layer on your Image and place in the central square

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow (same settings as before)

 

12. Activate / Wordart_Merry Christmas_2016

Edit / Copy / Paste as New Layer on your Image

place bottom

 

13. Put in your Materials Palette Foreground color locked and use your Background color #ffffff

Activate the / Basic Shape Tool / and use Star 2 (with these settings)

Basic Shape _Star 2.png

Make a dozen or so stars on your Image / Vary the size (see my example)

Layers / Convert to Raster Layer

Effects / Plugins / Alien Skin. Eye Candy 5 Impact. Glass (with these settings)

http://www.marinettedesings.be/2016_merry_christmas_bestanden/image005.gif

14. Layers / Merge / Merge All

 

15. Layers / Promote Background Layer

 

16. Selections / Select All

Image / Canvas size (with these settings)

Canvas Size.png

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow 3 / 3 / 50 / 10 / # 000000

Repeat this Drop Shadow but now with -3 / -3 / 50 / 10 / # 000000

Selections / Select None

 

18. Selections / Select All

Selections / Modify / Contract 30

Selections / Modify / Select Selection Borders (with these settings)

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19. Layers / New Raster Layer

Activate / Background Merry Christmas 2016

Edit / Copy / Paste into Selection

Selections / Select None

Effects / 3D Effects / Inner Bevel (with these settings)

http://www.marinettedesings.be/2016_merry_christmas_bestanden/image007.jpg

 

20. Effects / Distortion Effects / wave

Wave.png

 

21. Layers / Duplicate

Image / Mirror / Mirror Horizontal

Layers / Merge / Merge Down

 

22. Layers / Duplicate

Image / Free Rotate (with these settings)

Free Rotate.png

 

23. Layers / New Raster Layer and add your watermark

 

24. Layers / Merge / Merge Visible

 

25. Selections / Select All

Selections / Modify / Select Selection Borders (with these settings)

Selection Borders_02.png

Duplicate this Layer 2 times in your Layer Palette

Top Layer is active

 

26. Effects / Plugins / Alien Skin Xenofex 2 / Constellation (with these settings)

http://www.marinettedesings.be/2016_merry_christmas_bestanden/image011.jpg

27. Activate the second Layer in the Layer Palette

Effects / Plugins / Alien Skin Xenofex 2 / Constellation

Settings are right / 1x on Random Seed and click on OK

 

28. Activate the third Layer in your Layers Palette

Effects / Plugins / Alien Skin Xenofex 2 / Constellation

Settings are right / 1x on Random Seed and click on OK

 

29. Selections / Select None

 

30. Activate the top Layer in your Layers Palette

Edit / Copy

 

1. Open Animation Shop

Edit / Paste as New Animation

 

2. Back to PSP

Activate the second Layer in your Layers Palette

Edit / Copy

 

3. Back to Animation Shop

Edit / Paste / After Current Frame

 

4. Back to PSP

Activate the third Layer in your Layers Palette

Edit / Copy

 

5. Back to Animation Shop

Edit / Paste / After Current Frame

Now you have this

http://www.marinettedesings.be/2016_merry_christmas_bestanden/image012.jpg

Picture / Animation

File / save as a gif file

 

This Lesson is Finished

 

This lesson was created  and written by MarinetteDesigns on December 19, 2016

 

 

 

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