Kit used for this tutorial is a FTU kit from Dees Sign Depot  ' Red Hot Lover'

artwork of ŠPinup Toons used too.. license to use #  CDO-2339

Supplies ( heart animation, WSL_Mask236, red hot frame)


#1. Open Paper_1.jpg  Ctrl + D to duplicate the image.. close the original

Copy is not your working image.

#2. Right click on the paper layer on layer palette.. and promote to background layer.

#3. Go to Layers/ Load/save mask/ load mask from disk.. and find the mask that was in the supplies zip on the

drop down view window. Use the settings below. Merge/ merge group

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

#5. Open element Frame_3.png  Copy and paste to your working image.

Use the deformation tool to pull out the edges of the mask layer.. where it will show behind the frame.

#6. Add a new layer  move the new layer to the bottom of the layer palette.. fill with white.

#7.  Copy and paste Paper_5.jpg over to your working image.. below the frame layer Use the magic wand and click

on the inside of the frame.. go to Modify / expand  10 pixels INVERT the selection and CUT on the paper layer.

#8. Copy and paste Spray_2.png over to your working image.. (top layer)

Open the red hot candies.png that was in the supplies zip.. use the deformation tool to enlarge them some where

they go around the frame.

#9. Open the tube your going to use.. I used a pinup toons tube.. the close up one..

Don't forget to put the copyright info on the tube.

I had to resize her 85%... erase the bottom of the tube..

where it looks like the bottom of her is behind the frame.

I also erased some of the red hot candies  so that it would look like her head was on top of them.

#10. Open element_5.png resize 85%  copy and paste it over to your working image

Open element_23.png resize 60% Use deformation tool to turn it in correct position

Open element_17.png resize 60%

Open element_18.png  resize 60%

Open element_2.png resize 60%

Open element_20.png resize 40%

Open element 15.png resize 70%

Open element_19. resize 55%

Open word art 2b_.png resize 55%

Open word art 3B.png resize 60%

Don't forget to put your drop shadows on the elements!

Merge all layers flattened.. resize the image 88%

Right click on the top of the image window and COPY

#11. Open your animation shop and paste as a new animation.

Duplicate your new animation frame from PSP till you have 40 frames. That's a lot I know..

but it's how many frames the animated rose frame has..

Open the rose animation that was in the supplies zip.

Ctrl + A to select all frames in each of the animations..

Click hold mouse down and drag F: 1 of the rose animation over to F:1 of the new animation.. don't let go of mouse until

you position the rose where you want it.. make sure you don't put the rose where it will go off the edge of your image..

Check your new animation. .and see if it looks ok.. if so

Save as a GIF.. Done!

Toodles till next time