Scrapkit used for this tutorial is by Amalie Designs 'Lilac Spring'

Artwork of ©Vedis used also

Supplies (mask, animation , scene, & text art )

This tutorial was written using PSP X6

on May 12, 2016

Plugin used:  Textures/Vitrail    HERE


#1.  Open paper 4.jpg  Shift + D to duplicate the image.. close the original.

the copy is now your working image.

Right click on its layer on the layer palette and promote background layer.

Apply the Textures/ Vitrail to the paper using these settings below.

#2. Apply the mask that was in your supplies zip to the paper using the settings below.

#3. Merge/ merge group.. duplicate the mask layer and flip it.

use your selection tool and cut half of the mask off.. the lighter side of the duplicated mask...

so that you can see both dark sides of the mask

Merge the two mask layers together..  then duplicate again.. to darken the mask.

#4. Your mask layer should look like below now.

#5. Go to image/ canvas size/ 900 x 900 center justify

Open element 96.png (round lace frame) copy and paste it over to your working image

Use your deformation tool to pull out the corners of the mask layer.. don't enlarge it where it goes over the edges.

#6. The frame already has a 3D drop shadow on it.. BUT its not on the lace part.. so apply a shadow on the

frame.. V= 2 H=2  46Opacity  blur 9 black, have it checked 'shadow on new layer'

Erase on the shadow layer just on the inside where the dots are.. so it wont be so dark.

#7. Open the prettyscene.png that was in the supplies zip.. copy and paste it below the frame layer.

position it like you want.. erase the extra that's sticking out from under the frame.

#8. Open element 106.png (lilac cluster)  resize 60%

duplicate the layer and mirror the duplicated one.

Open element 102.png (bow) Mirror it.. copy and paste over to working image.

don't forget your 3dDrop shadows on all your elements

#9. Open element 63.png (lilac cluster) resize 65%  erase the stem on it.

Your image should look like below.

#10. Open the tube your going to use.. if you use the one I do.. resize 85% mirror.

Resize ALL layers 88% go to image/ canvas size 900 x 900 center justify.

Add a new layer on bottom of layer palette and fill with white.

Open the text file image that was in supplies zip.. resize 60%

Open element 119.png (bird) resize 30%

Your image should look like the one below.

#11. Don't forget your copy right info for your tube.

Merge all layers now and right click on top of window and COPY

Open your animation shop.. and right click on its desktop and paste as a new animation.

Open the purpleheartsglitter.mng that was in the supplies zip.. Notice it has 14 frames..

Ctrl + A to select all the frames... duplicate the one framed animation from PSP till it has 14 frames also..

Click, hold and drag F:1 of the purple hearts over to F: 1 of the new animation. Let go of mouse when you place it in correct place..

Note: do not place too far to the right.. or it will cut off the animation and not look right

check your animation now if all looks well Save as a GIF..

You should be done!!

Toodles till next time friends..