I used a FTU kit on this
tutorial 'Simply Thankful' Sorry I don't know
where I got the
scrapkit or who made it, I do know it was a freebie
if you know.. contact me at
I will give the designer the credit for the kit.
Kit direct download
I gathered some American
Indian pictures from the net you can choose from them to use
what you want in the frame
HERE made by
Mask Put this mask into your mask folder.
I also used the cute
©Caron Vinson you must purchase and have a license # to
Mine is #CDO-2339
#1. Open StackedPaper2.jpg
Shift + D to duplicate the image, close the original.
the duplicate will be your
working image. Resize the paper 50%... right click on its
layer and promote background layer.
go to Image/ Canvas size
900 x 900 Center justify.
#2. open Paper9.jpg resize
80% , drag its layer over to your working image window.
drag its layer below your
stacked paper layer.
#3. go to Layers/Load/save
mask/Load mask from disk.. find your mask on the drop down
preview mask window.
and Apply the mask you want
to use on the diamond paper layer
#4. Merge/ Merge group...
Duplicate the Mask layer 2 times (you will have 3 of the Mask
layers) Merge them all together.
Your image should look like
#5. Open the TeePees by
resize the teepees picture
60% mirrored. Copy and paste the Teepee image over to
your working image window.
have the teepee layer above
the frame layer.. use the deformation tool to make it where it
is right inside the top
and bottom of the frame...
then cut off the extra on the left side. You might have to
lower the opacity of the teepee
layer so you can see where
to make the selection cut.
#6. Open the
great_american_bison picture and
use your selection tool on
rectangle feathered at 20, and draw a selection round the
from the waist up to past
the head, like below.COPY
#6. And paste the
bison over to the teepee picture Set the Bison layers blending
mode to soft light and duplicate the bison layer
twice, On that first
layer of the Bison... make sure
you position it just like
you want it.. cause when you duplicate it twice it will be
hard to line them all up again.
You will have to erase
extra parts of the bison on the top and sides from all 3
layers of the bison layers.
Set the top bison layer on
35% opacity... the other two on 100%.
#7. Below is placement of
the elements I used.
20% just select one leaf off of this element and use
element6.png resize 30%
#8. Open your animation
shop now... Hide all the top layers except the ones showing
Right click on the top of
window and COPY MERGED... over to animation shop.. Open the
it has 15 frames to it...
right click on the animation desktop and paste as a new
animation.. Duplicate the frames to this new animation till
you get 15 frames also..
Shift + A to select all the
frames in EACH of the animations...
Drag F:1 of the
SimoneANI420Yellow.mng over to F: 1 of the new animation from
PSP. Don't let go of the mouse button till you have it placed
exactly where you want it.
Back over to PSP
#9. Hide all the bottom
layers... UN hide the top layers.. like below.. right click on
the top of the image window
And COPY MERGED... back
over to animation shop and right click on animation desktop
and paste as a new animation.
Duplicate the frame on
this new animation till you have 15 frames. do the same as
when you moved the burst animation
on top of the teepee
animation.. Ctrl + A to select all the frames... drag F: 1 of
this top layers animation over to the F: 1 of your new
animation you're building.
Let go of the mouse button
till you get it lined up just right.. Check your animation
now.. and see if all looks right.. if not UN DO so you
can start again.
if it looks right.. then
save as a GIF.