kit used for this tutorial is by
Crazy Carita..'A Love That Lasts'
ęBarbara Jensen my
license # to use is BJ-3511
Supplies (mask ,Word text & heart animation)
#1. Open Frame el15.png Shift
+ D to duplicate the window, close original
resize 75% go to Image/
canvas size 900 x 900 center justify
Copy and paste pp1.jpg paper over
to your working image..
#2. Layers/ load/save mask/
load from disk.. find the WSL_Mask253 on the preview window.
Use the setttings below.. Merge/
#3. Using the deform tool pull out
the edges of the mask to make a lil bit bigger.. don't go over the
of the image though.
#4. Add a new layer and drag to the
bottom of the layer palette.. and fill with white
#5. Open pp3.jpg Copy and paste it
over to your working image. .drag its layer below the frame layer.
Use the deformation tool to bring
in the edges of the paper to just larger than the frame hole.
#6. Use your magic wand tool and
click on the inside of the frame...Selections/ modify/ expand 10
INVERT and cut on the pp3.jpg's
#7. INVERT and cut on the pp3.jpg's
layer. Your image should look like the one below
#8. Open up the tube your going to
use.. resize 90% if you use the same one as myself.
Copy and paste it over to
your working image. Apply a 3D drop shadow to her.. make sure the
on its own layer... so you can
erase part of the shadow that the arrows is pointing to.
#9. Open el6.png resize 83%
duplicate and mirror . Position like it shows below
#10. BTW.. use the same 3D
shadow setting for all elements V & H 3 62% opacity 9 blur,
#11. Merge down on the oval
frame and its green bkg paper. That way you can move it around if
you need too
without too much hassle.
Open el8.png resize 50% duplicate
Open el16.png resize 65% use
deformation tool to turn it slightly to the left. Sharpen. Its layer
will be above the frame layer.
Open el1.png resize 65% Have its
layer below the frame layer.. turn it to the left also.. Shapen
#12. Open el13.png resize 45%
duplicate and mirror
Open el7.png copy and paste it over
to your working image. Use the deformation tool to turn it to the
Position it where you can see the
Valentine Greeting words and I love you on the envelope.
#13. Open el2.png resize 60%
el5.png resize 60%
Open el11 resize 75%
el18.png resize 37% duplicate
and resize the duplicated one 75%
Duplicate each of the bubbles again
and see below for the placement..
You might have to move your mask
layer a lil to the right and up... be careful not to get
it too close to the edges where it
is cut off..
#14. Tweak your positions on
everything till you like your image.
Open the 'A Love that Lasts' text
file.. resize it to what ever size you want.. I think I resized mine
15%.. You can judge.
Hide the mask and white bkg layer
on the bottom.. Merge all the top layers.. don't forget your
copyright info for your tube.
#15. Duplicate the mask layer 2
times so that you have 3 layers of it.
Your layer palette should look like
On each of the mask layers apply
#16. Using these settings 20%
on the top mask layer 24% on the next one down
then 29% on the bottom one
#17. Now hide the middle and bottom
of the mask layers.. have all the other layers showing like it shows
Right click on the top of the image
and COPY MERGE...
Open your animation shop and paste
as a new animation on its desktop
#18. Now hide the top mask layer
and UN hide the middle mask layer.. have the top merged layers
and the white bkg
layer showing too. Do the same
thing COPY MERGE.. over to animation shop and paste
behind current frame..
#19. Back to PSP and hide the top
and middle mask layers and just have the bottom mask layer showing
along with the merged top layers
and white bkg layer.. COPY MERGE
#20. OVER to animation shop
and right click on the 2nd frame and paste behind current frame
Ctrl + A to select all 3 of your
frames.. Open the MNG file that was in the supplies zip
Notice the heart animation has 15
frames to it.. and your new animation is 3 frames? duplicate
the 3 frames till you have 15 frames.. ok?
This you have done million times :)
on the heart animation... drag F: 1 over to F: 1 of your new
animation.. click hold and drag
not letting go of the mouse till
you place the animation where you want it..
Check your new animation.. if all
looks well.. you can resize it... which I do.. by going up to
86% is what size I make mine...
Save As a GIF
Toodles till next time