Scrapkit used for this
tutorial by Crazy
Carita's 'Charming Dots'
artwork also used
(save in your mask folder)
This tutorial was written with PSP X 7.. basic knowledge of PSP
Eyecandy /textures/ noise plugin u
Xenofex 2 / constellation used
#1. Open 4.png (frame) Shift +
D to duplicate Close original.
Image/Canvas size 900 x
900 Center justify. This is your new working image.
#2. Open pp5.jpg (paper) Copy
and Paste it to your working image.
Layers/ Load/Save Mask/
Load Mask from Disk
#3. Use your deformation
tool/ scale mode and pull out the corner nodes of the mask... you
want to have it where you can see the mask on all sides.
#4. Open your tube. copy and paste it to your working
image. position it like below..
#5. Use your magic wand tool and click on the inside of the round
dotted frame, selecting it.. go to Selections/Modify/ expand 10
#6. Use your erase tool and erase the bottom of the tube where it
over hangs on the round frame.
# 7. Apply a 3D drop shadow on your tube.
#8. Open elements
28.png resize 40%
12.png resize 50%
16.png resize 45% duplicate
14.png resize 40% duplicate
21.png resized 25% duplicated twice
#9. 19.png 40% duplicated
9.png resized 40% duplicated and mirrored
12a.png resize 50% duplicated
1.png resize 50%
#10. This is how my layer palette looks
Duplicate the mask layer.. 2 times. this is the layer you
apply Eyecandy Textured noise to.
#11/ below is the Eye Candy 5/textures/ texture noise settings.
This is for the top mask layer on the next mask layer same
settings but just hit the RANDOM SEED button
same thing on 3rd mask layer hitting the RANDOM SEED button
Use your magic wand tool tolerance 20 0 feather.. select
some of the hair strands on the tube.. duplicate the tube layer 2
#12. You palette should look like this one below.
#13. Use the settings below for the hair strands... on the top
tube layer, on each of t
he other layers apply the same setting just hit the RANDOM SEED
button each time..
Like you did with the Eye candy 5 textured noise.
#14. ok open your animation shop... hide the bottom 2 tube
layer and bottom 2 mask layers...
like below.. right click on the top of your working image and
#15. Back to animation shop and right click on the desktop and
paste as a new animation.
#16. to PSP again and hide the first layer of the tube and UN
hide the 2nd. Same with the mask layers
Right click on top of image and COPY MERGED
#17. over to animation shop and right click on the new animation
and paste after current frame.
#18. Back over to PSP. hide the 2nd of the tube layer and the
mask layer. UNhide the last of of each
Check your animation now..
If all looks well.. save as a GIF..
there you've made it through another animation tut!!!
Toodles till next time