Thanks to the creators of the tubes and background

Do not change the file names

 

Materials can be found here

 

Filters - Graphics Plus en Eye Candy 4000 can be found here

 

Put the brush in your PSP brush folder

Put the goldbeads pattern in your PSP patterns folder

Open the tubes, font and background in PSP and minimize them

 

Put your foreground color to #7d2e39 and back ground color to black

 

1/Open a transparent image of 800 x 460 pixels

Selections - select all

Copy -  JHanna-105bground-2 - paste in selection

Selections - select none

 

2/ Activate your selection tool - custom selection - with these settings

 

 

Layers - new raster layer and flood fill with your foreground color #7d2e39

Keep selected

3/  Copy - by stirner_smoke - paste as a new layer on your image and place it in the left corner of the red rectangle

 

4/ Activate the second layer in your layer palette (with selection)

Effects - chisel - size 10 - transparent checked - color white

Selections - select none

Effects - plug in filters - Graphics Plus – Cross Shadow - using default settings

 

5/ Activate the top layer in your layer palette

Effects - 3D effects - drop shadow - vertical -7 and horizontal 0 - opacity 50, blur 10 and  color to black

 Layers merge - merge down

Move a bit to the bottom - look at my example

 

6/Activate the brush tool and find - brush_IK17 - settings are ok

Layers - new raster layer and stamp 1 x with the brush at the right side - start on top  and use your  back ground color black

 

7/ Copy - Black Lace Corner - paste as new layer

Image - mirror and place  it in the  red rectangle and in the right corner

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

 

8/ Activate your tex tool - font Cameo Appearance  NF - size +- 72 - made as vector - type with main letters  and use your foreground and background colors

Type SMOKE and move on top

Layers - convert to raster layer

 

9/ Activate your magic wand - mode: add - tolerance and feather 0 - antialias checked - inside

 Select in the letters

Activate the bottom layer in your layer palette and press the delete key of your keyboard

 

10/Activate the top layer in your layer palette

Put your back ground to goldbeads pattern - angle 0 - scale 100

Layers - new raster layer

Floodfill  the select letters with the goldbeads pattern

Selections - select none

Layers merge - merge down

Effects - 3D effects - drop shadow - same settings as before

 

11/ Image - add borders - symmetrical checked

1 pixel - color black

1 pixels - foreground color #7d2e39

1 pixel - color black

 

 12/ Image - add borders - 5 pixels - color white - select this border with your magic wand and flood fill with the goldgbeads pattern

 Selections - select none

 

13/ Image - add borders and repeat step 11

 

14/ Image - add borders - symmetrical checked

20 pixels - foreground color

Select this border with your magic wand

Effects - plug in filters - Cybia - Screenworks - Aged Mosaic - mode 0

Effects - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - using default settings

Selections - select none

 

15/ Image - add borders - and repeat step 11, step 12 and step 11 again  

 

16/ Add your watermark 

 

17/ Layers merge - merge all

 

18/ Activate your free hand selection tool - selection type: from point to point - mode: add

Select the smoke - see example

 

Duplicate this layer 2 times in your layer palette

 

19/Top layer is active

Effects - plug in filters - Eye Candy 4000 - Smoke - withe these settings

 

 

20/Activate the second layer in your layer palette

Effects - plug in filters -Eye Candy 4000 – Smoke 

Same settings as before but press only on Random Seed

 

21/Activate the third layer in your layer palette

Effects - plug in filters -Eye Candy 4000 – Smoke 

Same settings as before but press only on Random Seed

Selections - select none

Edit - copy

 

 

Open Animation Shop 

1/ Edit - paste as new image

 

2/ Back to PSP

Activate the second layer in your layer palette

Edit - copy

 

3/  Back to Animation Shop

Edit - paste after active frame

 

4/Back to PSP

Activate the top layer in your layer palette

Edit - copy

 

5/  Back to Animation Shop

Edit - paste after active frame

 

 

6/ Edit - select all

 

7/Animation - frame properties - time display - 50

 

 

File - save as Gif 

 

This tut is done

Have fun creating it

Written on may 24 , 2009  

©MarinetteP

 

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