Kit used for this tutorial is from Alicia Mujica 'Caro Cuore'

Artwork is also by ©Alicia Mujica

License # LDSB297

Supplies (Mask & animation)


#1. Open paper5a.jpg  Shift + D to duplicate the image

close the original, the duplicated one is now your working image

 Right click on the papers layer and promote to background layer

Apply the mask to your paper layer.. Merge/ Merge group

Add a new layer and drag to the bottom of the layer palette.  Fill with white

 resize the mask layer...80%  Don't have resize all layers checked


#3. Open Frame V.png and resize 40%  copy and paste it over to your working image.

Open paper 5b.jpg  resize 50%  copy and paste it over to your working image.. below the frame layer

Use your magic wand tool and set it to feather 5.. click on the inside of the frame...INVERT the selection on the frame..

#4. CUT on the paper layer.  Add a 3D drop shadow on the frame.

Your image should look like below.

#5. Open the tube , if you are going to use the same as me.. I had to resize 45%

Open the word art I love you.. resize 35%

Open Deco 1.png resize 55%

#6. Open the garden signs.png  Use your selection tool.. set on point to point. and select around the top sign part..

Copy and paste as a new image..  resize 40%

#7. copy and paste it over to your working image.

Type whatever text you want on the arrow... merge the text down with the arrow..

that way you can turn the arrow.. if you'd like and the text will be correct on there.

don't forget all your 3D drop shadows on all the elements!!! and the copyright info for the tube..

I know I am so repetitive on this stuff each time I write these tutorials.. students in one of my

groups...forget this stuff all the time.. so I repeat lol

#8. Your image should like mine below..

When you get everything positioned the way you'd like.. you can either merge all the layers visible.. or NOT lol.. just

right click on the top of the image and COPY MERGE...

#9. Open your animation shop.. right click on it's desktop and paste as a new animation..


#10  Open the lil white heart animation that was in the supplies zip... it has 17 frames... Duplicate your new animation from PSP till you have 17 frames.

Ctrl + A to select all frames in each of the animations... do this like all of my tutorials state.. Click , hold and drag F: 1 of the heart animation.. over to F: 1 of your new animation.

let go of the mouse when you place the heart where you want it... it might take several tries with this till you get it where you want...

Check your animation.. if all looks well.. then Save as a GIF..


Toodles till next time girls...