crystal ball

 

Thanks to the creators of the tubes

 Do not change the file names

 

Supplies can be found here

Filters – FM Tile Tools – can be found  here

Filter - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Texture can be found here  

Filter - Color Rave can be found here

Let's start

1/ Put your Foreground color to #a69fbd  and background color to #a6c5e4 and make a gradient - Linear - with these settings - Angle: 45 - Repeats: 0 - invert: checked

 

2/ Open a transparent image of  640 x 500 pixels and fill with your background color  a6c5e4

Effects – plug in fillters  – Color Rave – Atmospherizer 1.1 – using these settings  

 

3/ Selections – select all

Layers - new raster layer

Copy - t16 landschap – paste in selection

Selections  – select none - and move slightly to the left and up

 

4/ Copy - 1220640370_paysages[1] – paste as a new layer and move to the right 

Layers - merge - merg down

Effects – plugin filters – FM Tile Tools – Blend Emboss – using default settings

Put the blend mode to multiply and opacity to 55 

 

5/ Copy - 12283242308_divers[1] – paste as new layer

Image  – mirror - and move a bit to the top 

 

 6/ Layers  – new raster layer and fill with the gradient 

Effects – plugin filters – VM Extravaganza – shoutin’!…using default settings  - put only  transparency to 60

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

Effects– 3D effects – drop shadow – vertical en horizontal 5, opacity 30, blur 5 and color black

Put the blend mode to soft light

Effects– plugin filtlers – FM Tile Tools – Blend Emboss –using default settings and do this twice

 

7/ Copy - Image5Moon Goddess_LR-06-06-09 – paste as new layer

Image  –resize - 55% - Do not check resize all layers and move left - see my example

Effects– 3D effects – drop shadow – vertical 10 , horizontal 5, opacity 30, blur  5 and color black

Effects – 3D effects – drop shadow – vertical –10 , horizontal 0 , opacity 30, blur 5 and color black

 

8/ Copy - Titel_CrystalBall_MP – paste as new layer and move right to the bottom

Add your watermark

Layers - merge - merge all

 

9/ Effects– 3D effects – buttonize - with these settings

Height: 10 , width: 10, opacity: 50 , transparent: checked , color: black

 

10/ Activate your Selection Tool – with these settings - selection type: circle - mode: add - feather: 0

Select the ball

 

 

11/  Edit - copy

 

12/ Layers – new raster layer  – paste in selection

Selections - select none

Duplicate this layer 4 times in your layers palette

Rename the layers - see example

bal 1 is ball 1 etc.

achtergrond is background

 

13/ Activate layer - ball 1

Effects – plug in filters – Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Texture – Texture Noise – using these settings

 

Close the eye of this layer (ball1)

 

14/ Activate layer - ball 2

Effects – plug in filters – Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Texture – Texture Noise – with the same settings as before - but press only 1 time on Random Seed and close the eye of this layer 

 

15/ Activate layer - ball 3

 Effects – plug in filters – Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Texture – Texture Noise – with the same settings as before - but press only 1 time on Random Seed and close the eye of this layer 

 

16/ Activate layer - ball 4

Repeat step 14

 

17/ Activate layer - ball 5

 Effects – plug in filters – Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Texture – Texture Noise – with the same settings as before - but press only 1 time on Random Seed (the eye of this layer remains open)

This layer and the background layer are open

Edit  – copy merge

 

1/ Open Animation shop

Edit – paste as new animation

 

2/ Back to PSP

Close the eye of the layer - ball 5 - and open the eye of the layer - ball 4 - in your layers palette

Edit  – copy merge

 

3/ Back to Animation shop

Edit – paste after active frame

 

4/ Back to PSP

Close the eye of the layer - ball 4 - and open the eye of the layer - ball 3

Edit – copy merge

  

5/ Back to Animation shop

Edit – paste after active frame

 

6/ Back to PSP

Close the eye of the layer - ball 3 - and open the eye of the layer - ball 2

Edit – copy merge

 

7/ Back to Animation shop

Edit – paste after active frame

 

8/ Back to PSP

Close the eye of the layer - ball 2 - and open the eye of the layer - ball 1

Edit – copy merge

 

 

9/ Back to Animation shop

Edit – paste after active frame

 

10/ Animations – properties of frame – 5

 

Save as  Gif

 

This tut is done

Have fun creating it 

 

This is a self-written and designed lesson from MarinetteDesigns

Any similarity to other lessons is purely coincidental

 

This lesson was tested by Helma and Sonja

Thanks Ladies

Written on june 15, 2009

 

©MarinetteP

 

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