This tutorial uses a free kit by
Sheila Reid. ' Rustic Charm' 2015 Blog train.
Direct download in case Sheila takes the kit
off her blog
ęBarbara Jensen. #
License BJ 3511
I wrote this tutorial using PSP X 6. but
you could use any version of PSP
WSL_Mask84.jpg and animation file)
#1. Open the element paper vintageframe.png
Shift + D to duplicate the frame. Close the original. Resize the
On the duplicated frame image, go to image
/rotate right. then
image/ canvas size 800 x 800 Center
#2. Open paper swirls.jpg. Use the
deformation tool to scale down the paper so that it fits inside
the frame area.
#3. Duplicate the frame layer and duplicate the
paper layer so you have two frames and two papers
#4. Open the tube your going to use... Use the
deformation tool set on scale to resize the tube as needed.
Put the tube below one of the frames like
below. Then duplicate the tube layer and mirror
put it in the other frame . Cut off any
of the tube that's showing outside of the frame.
One mine below I need to cut off the bottoms of
the tubes. Don't forget to put a 3D drop shadow on the tubes and frames
V= 0 H=5 opacity 70% blur 12.0
#5. Next merge the frames with their
paper and tubes Have the frames separated individually
#6. Image/ free rotate/ have the rotate single
layer checked. right 35%
#7. Image/ free rotate left 15% on the left
#8. Now open paper wordwithtulle.jpg
C & P it over to your working image to the bottom layer.
Apply the mask to the paper.
#9. After you've applied the mask and merged
group... use the deformation tool set on scale
and pull out the mask so that it goes to the
image edges but NOT over the edges.
Add a new layer on the bottom of the layer
palette and fill with white.
#10. Open element stamped cardboard tag. Resize
Open element pink paper rose.png and resize it
C & P it over to working image.
#11.Open element blue paper rose.png resize 30%
C & P to working image.
Open element star scatter.png resize 40%
Open the whitebow.png resize it 25%
#12. Open element burlapbannerpiece.png resize
Open the pinkbannerpiece.png resize 35%
Open the bluebannerpiece.png
Open the colorfulheartstamp.png resize 30%
Open the metal wordart Charming.png resize 24%
#13. After you position all your elements the
way you want.... add a new layer on top of layer palette and put the copyright
info for the tube... lower the opacity of the
#14. Open the element butterfly.png resize 30%
Don't forget your shadows on all the elements.
I merged all layers now.. Resized 85% Sharpened
once...Right clicked on top of image and COPY MERGED.
#15. Open your animation shop and right click
on it's desktop and paste as a new animation.
Open the animation file that was in the
supplies zip. Ctrl + A to select all the frames.. it has 25 frames to the mng
Duplicate the one frame you pasted from PSP
till you have 25 frames also.
Select all the frames.. Click , hold and drag
F: 1 of the blue dot animation over to where you want the dots on your new
Don't let go of the mouse button till you've
placed the dots where you want them... Check your animation.
if all looks well. Save as a GIF.
Toodles till next time.