Thanks to the creators of the tubes , do not change the file names

Some of the beautiful tubes belong to MDZ and Anne Stokes

 

Supplies can be found in the zip

Filters – Unlimited 2.0 – Alien Skin Xenofex2 – can be found in the zip

 

Open your tubes and font in PSP and minimize them

Texture plaid is standard in PSP

 

Let's start

1/ Set your foreground color to #a8bac2 and

background to #2c383e and make a gradient,

with these settings:

 

2/ Open a transparent image of 800 x 500 pixel and fill with the gradient

Effects – texture effects – texture – Plaid – with these settings

Effects – edge effects – enhance

 

3/ Layers - new raster layer

Selections - select all

Activate and copy - SPOOKY SCENERY   MDZ MIST – paste in selection

Selections - select none

Set the blending mode of this layer to luminance (legacy) and opacity to 60

 

4/ Layers - merge - merge all

 

5/ Effects – plugins  – Filters Unlimited 2.0 – Edge, Square – Square Edge 04

 

6/ Activate your magic wand with these settings

Select the black edge

Layers - new raster layer and fill with the gradient

Effects – 3D effects – inner bevel – with these settings

Selections - select none

Effects– 3D effects – drop shadow – vertical and horizontal 2, opacity 100, blur 0 and color to  #950721

Repeat this drop shadow but now with vertical and horizontal -2

 

7/ Activate - Port02 – copy  of raster 1 – paste as a new layer on your image and move a bit to the right and up
 

8/ Activate and copy - FE Lord of Time Anne Stokes – paste as a new layer on your image

Image – resize 50% - do not check resize all layers  – place in the portal

Arrange this layer one layer down in your layers palette

Activate the top layer (port02)

 

9/ Activate your eraser tool – with these settings

Remove the section that the hands point out here

 

Then you have this

 

 

 

 

10/ Activate - Port02 – and copy raster 1 – paste as new layer

Take your move tool and place it on the other portal

 Arrange this layer two layers down in your layers palette (under layer FE Lord of Time Anne Stokes ) 

 

11/ Activate the top layer in your layers palette

Activate and copy - mh_skull – paste as new layer and move to the upper left corner

Image – free rotate – with these settings

Reduce the opacity of this layer to 30 and blending mode to luminance (legacy)

 

12/ Activate and copy - FE%20Anne%20Stokes%20Goth%20Rock – paste as new layer

Image – resize - 60% - Do not check resize all layers

Move to the left bottom corner

Effects – 3D effects – drop shadow– vertical and horizontal  –20, opacity 50, blur 10 and color to black

 

13/ Activate and copy  - ccd-0218tombizzydead – paste as new layer 

Image – resize – 90 % - do not check resize all layers move to the right bottom corner

Effects – 3D effects – drop shadow – vertical en horizontal –20, opacity 50, blur 10 and color to black

 

14/ Activate and copy – vleermuis (bat)– paste as new layer on your image

Image – resize – 40 % - do not check resize all layers and place on the tombstone – see my example

Adjust  - sharpness - sharpen

Effects – 3D effects – drop shadow – same settings as in step 13

 

15/ Layers - merge - merge all

 

16/ Change your foreground color to #950721 and background color to black

Activate your text tool and find the font – YouMurderer BB – with these settings

Type the text – creepy and move to the bottom

Effects – 3D effects – inner bevel – with these settings

Effects – 3D effects – drop shadow – vertical and horizontal 10, opacity 50, blur 10 and color to black

 

17/ Add your watermark

 

18/ Layers - merge - merge all

Duplicate this layer two times in your layers palette

 

19/ Keep top layer active in your layers palette

Effects – plugins – Alien Skin Xenofex 2 – lightning – with these settings

Glow

Place the circle on the left eye and hit ok

 Basic

 

Keep top layer active

Effects – plugins – Alien Skin Xenofex 2 – lightning

Place the circle on the right eye – same settings as before press only on Random Seed and ok

 

20/ Activate the second layer in your layer palette

Effects – plugins – Alien Skin Xenofex 2 – lichtning

The circle is still on the right eye – press on Random Seed and ok

Keep second layer active

Effects – plugins – Alien Skin Xenofex 2 – lightning

Place the circle on the left eye – press on  Random Seed and ok

 

21/ Activate the third layer in your layer palette

Effects – plugins – Alien Skin Xenofex 2 – lightning

The circle is still on the left eye – press on Random Seed and ok

Keep this layer active

Effects – plugins – Alien Skin Xenofex 2 – lightning

Place the circle on the right eye – press on Random Seed and ok

 

22/ File – save as - and give it the name Creepy

 Place it somewhere in a folder where you can easily find it again

 

23/ Open Animation Shop

File – open and search your created image Creepy

Now you get to see the three images

Edit - select all

Animation– properties of frame – 25

 

File – save as  GIF

Done

I hope you enjoyed this tutorial

 

This tutorial was written by me in PSP X

Any similarities to other tutorials is just a coincidence.

Written on october 4 , 2009

©MarinetteP

 

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