scrap used is
Dimensions 'Cowgirl Outlaw'
Artwork of ©
Alex Prihodko also used
WSL_Mask202 extract into your mask folder or whereever you keep
I wrote this tutorial using PSP X 6.. it helps to
have a working knowledge of PSP
Filters Unlimited 2.o is also used
#1. Create a new image 900 x 900 Open paper
1.png resize 95% copy and paste it to your new image.
#2. Apply the mask to the paper using these
#3. Use deform tool to enlarge the mask tiny bit
#4. Apply FF2/Convolution filters/Emboss /Light
inverse to the mask layer TWICE.
#5.Duplicate the mask filter and position as its
#6. Open Heart rope.png resize 75% place it
in the center up at the top.. Use magic wand to select inside the
go to selections/Modify/expand 10 pixels INVERT
#7. Open Paper 4.png resize 75% copy and drag it
over to working image.. drag its layer below the
Rope frame. CUT or delete. Your working image
should look like below
#8. Open the wanted poster... draw a rectangle
selection in the center where the picture goes
Drag the tube over to the wanted poster. center in
the rectangle INVERT . Be on her layer and CUT or delete
#9. Highlight the tubes layer and go to Effects/Photoeffects/Sepia
#10 use the below settings
#11. You might darken her layer with levels too.
Merge the tube with the wanted poster.. resize 60%
copy and paste it over to your working image.
#12. Open the element wood.png (fence) resize 50%
copy and paste on to working image
open element Horse.png resize 75% copy and
paste working image
open grass3.png duplicate and make it where it's a
long line of grass behind the girl tube
Open grass.png resize the grass 75%
Open the Cactus.png resize 80%
open the Gun resize 20%
open the noose.. resize 30%
don't forget all your 3D drop shadows
Open wire fencing.. resize 80% drag its
layer below everything but the mask layer
below you can see the placement of all the layers.
oh almost forgot the word art...open it and resize
65%... don't forget your copyright info
#13. Below is how the layers need to be merged.
on the wire fence layer duplicate 2 times this
will give you 3 layers of it..
#14. Use Noise effect on all 3 of the fence
layers.. start at 30% 32% 34%
NOTE: if you want to resize your image now is
time..85% is good (all layers)
#14... Open your animation shop now :)
In psp hide the bottom two of the wire fence
layers.. everything else is showing
Right click on top of your working image COPY
MERGED.. over to animation shop Paste as a new animation.
PSP... hide the top wire fence layer UN hide the
2nd one down Right click on top of the image and
COPY MERGED.. Over to animation shop and right
click on your new animation and paste after current frame
back to PSP hide the middle wire fence layer and
UN hide the bottom wire fence layer.
Right click on top and COPY MERGED... back to
animation shop and right click and paste after current frame.
your animation shop have 3 frames to it... check
the animation by click on this button
if all looks right.. SAVE AS a GIF...
Duplicate the noose layer 2 times and make one go to the left (like
its swinging) pay close attention to where it connects up at the
Line all 3 of
the noose layers in the same placement up at the top.. make one go
to the left.. one swing to the right and the other straight down...
Look at the
sample below... you just hide two of the noose layers and COPY
MERGED and paste as a new animation
shop... you do the same as any animation tutorial.. I have
written... refresh if you need to :)
Toodles till next one :)