Scrapkit used for this tutorial is from
Carita Designz 'Cute Christmas'
(mask, 2 bkg papers, 2 clusters)
used: Eye Candy 5 Textures/ Textured noise and Xenofex 2/ constellation.
Both can be found
I used PSP X 6 to write this tutorial on Dec 3, 2016
1. Make a new image 900 x 800 (working image)
fill with white. Add a new layer on top. Open the background
paper Bkg PaperA.jpg that is in the supplies zip
Right click on the top of the paper image and copy. On your
working image go to Selections/ select All.
Paste into selection. Now the paper will be on the new layer on
Apply the mask that was in the
supplies zip to the paper layer.
#2. Open el15.png (gold frame) resize it 90% sharpen it twice
C & P over to your working image.
PaperB.jpg resize it 60% C & P it over to your working image below
the gold frame.
Use your magic wand tool
to select the center of the frame.
Selections/ modify/ expand 10 pixels. INVERT CUT or delete on the
#3. I use a drop shadow on all
elements V=0 H=5 Opacity 60% 10 blur.
#4. Open element Spray1.png that was in the supplies zip... C& P
it over to
your working image.. to the right side on
bottom. Duplicate it and mirror it
The duplicated one to the left side .
Open the tube you're going to use.. resize accordingly I resize the one that I
Then sharpened it twice.
#5. Open element
13.png (gold star) C &P over to working image. Use your deformation
tool to turn it some to the right.
Duplicated it and resized the duplicated one 60% Sharpen the duplicated one
#6. Open element 30b.png (word art) and C & P it over to your
working image in the center of the frame.
#7. Position the stars so that they aren't in the way of the
#7. Open Spray1.png C & P it to the right side of your
image below the tub layer.
#8. Use your
deformation tool to turn it a lil to the right. Don't forget to apply the drop
shadow on all your elements.
el12.png (gold heart) resize 50% C & P it to the left side below the green
#10. Resize all layers now.. 88%.
Open el19.png C & P it to the right side above the mask
layer. duplicate and mirror . Have it where it shows behind the sides
of the frame.
#11. Duplicate the MASK layer 2 times so that you have 3 layers
On each of the mask layers apply
Eye Candy 5 Textures/ Textured noise on them
Use these settings on the first (top) Mask layer. on the other
two.. just hit the random seed button.
This time you use Xenofex 2/ constellation plugin on the same Mask layers
Use this setting on the top MASK layer then on the other two hit
the random seed button each time.
Merge all the layers also from the frame on UP.
Hide the 2nd and 3rd layers of the mask layer.. have all other
Right click on the top of the image and COPY MERGED
#13. Open your animation shop. Right click on animation shop's
desktop and paste as a new animation.
Back in PSP hide the top mask layer and have the 2nd one
in animation shop right click on the one frame there and
paste behind current frame... do this again
with the 3rd mask layer Hide the 2nd mask layer and have
the 3rd one showing... COPY MERGE.
over in animation shop right click and paste behind current frame
When done you should have 3 frames to the animation.
Check your new animation and see if it looks ok.. if so save as a
Toodles till next time.