Scrapkit used in this tutorial is
Dee's Sign Depot 'Land that I love'
artwork is by
Supplies (animation and mask)
This tutorial was written using PSP
June 27, 2016
#1. Open Paper_14.jpg
Shift + D to duplicate the image.. close the original
The copy is your working image now.
Right click on the paper's layer on
the layer palette and promote to background layers
Apply the mask that you saved
from the supplies zip using these settings below.
#2. Merge/ merge group.
go to image/ canvas size/ 900 x 900 center justify.
#3. Open element Frame_8a.png
(round red frame) resize 80%.. copy and paste it over to your
#4. Open the CircleFrame.png ( red
and blue scalloped frame ) copy and paste it below the round
#5. Open Paper_3.jpg (stripes)
copy and paste it over to your working image..
Use your deformation tool to pull
in the corners of the papers.. to make it a lil larger than the
inside of the round red frame.
#6. Use your magic wand tool and
click on the inside of the red round frame. Tool settings
Go to selections/ modify/ expand
10 pixels INVERT and delete on the paper's layer.
#7. Settings below for 3D drop
shadow on Red frame. Select none when shadow applied.
#8. Below I centered all the
layers... duplicated and mirrored the mask layer
where everything showed around the
round frame.. make it all evenly distributed around the frame.
#9. Hide the red round frame.
Use your magic wand and select all the scallops of the frame
#10. Go to Effects/ Texture
effects/ Blinds, use the settings below.
11. Unhide the round red frame.
Open element spray_14.png (stars)
apply a 3D drop shadow on the stars using the dk blue #305289 for
#12. Open the tube you're
going to use.. resize her (if you use same one as myself..43%mm
duplicate the tube.. put one of the
tubes below the red frame and the other one on top of frame.. erase
the bottom of the tube that is on top of the frame. Also erase the
biggest flower at top left on BOTH layers of the tubes.
So that it looks like she is below
the frame on bottom and her head is on top of the frame.
Add a new layer to the bottom of
the layer palette and fill with with white.
#13. Open element 133a. png (
red center daisy) resize 50% Open element 133b.png (blue
center daisy) resize50%
Open element 150a.png (blue leaves)
Open element 150 b.png (red leaves)
Open element 24a.png (blue
Open element 24 b.png (red
fireworks spray) Copy and paste both to your working image.
#14. Open element _103.png (song
book) resize 80% copy and paste it over to image
below the top tube layer.. using
the deformation tool to turn it some
to the right. SHARPEN once might
have to twice.. you want to be able to see the words of the song..
#15. Open element Spray_16.png
duplicate move the elements in different positions.
Open element USA.png resize
Don't forget your copyright info
for your tube.. :)
#16. This above is how it all looks
now that I tweaked some of the layers.. which you can do too
Below is my layers how I merged
them at the end... All the top layers I merged visible.
the mask layer is on a layer all to
White background layer on bottom.
Duplicate the mask layer 2 times so
you will end up with 3 of the mask layers.
#17. Apply the Eyecandy
Textures/Texture Noise to each of the mask layers... clicking RANDOM
SEED the 2nd and 3rd times.
#18. Then on EACH of the 3 mask
layers apply CURVES on them to darken them
#19. Now open your animation
shop.. and the mng animation that was in your supplies zip.( Notice
it has 21 frames )
in PSP have the 2nd and 3rd
mask layers hidden... have all other layers showing.
Right click on top of image
and COPY MERGED
over in animation shop you
right click on the desk top and paste as a new animation.
Back to PSP hide the top mask layer
and UN hide the middle Mask layer.
Right click on top of image and
OVER TO animation shop you paste
behind current frame
Back to PSP you hide the middle
mask layer (and top one) and UN hide the the bottom mask
layer... have all the other layers showing
OVER in animation shop you paste
behind current frame . You should have 3 frames to
your new animation.. check it to see if it looks ok.... if it is
Ctrl + A to select all the frames..
Duplicate the 3 frames new
animation by clicking the duplicate frames button till you have 21
frames to your new animation..
Ctrl + A to select all the
frames... Both animations there will be selected..
Click , hold and drag F: 1 of the
mng animation to F: 1 of your new working animation.. let go of
mouse when you have it exactly the way you want it.
Check your animation... if all
looks good Save as a GIF...
toodles till next time friends