Scrap kit used for this tutorial is from
Dee's Sign Depot 'Cliodhna'
İVeryMany also used My
license # VMT_Artsyatheart
I am using PSP X 6 to write this tutorial on
Feb 21, 2017
Plugin used is Screen Works can be found
(Mask and Animation file)
Mask is by
#1. Open paper_2.jpg in the kit
Shift + D to duplicate it.. close the original.
The copy is now your working image. Right click
on the paper's background layer on the layer palette
and promote background layer.
#2. Merge/ merge group
#3. Open Frame_7.png resize 65% C &
P it over to your working image.
#4. Open Paper_18.jpg C & P it over to
working image (it should be below the frame layer)
Use your magic wand tool and select the center
of the frame...
#5. Go to Selections/ modify/ expand / 5 pixels
INVERT and delete (or cut) ( be on the papers layer)
#6. Open the tube that you are going to
use and resize it 55%. C & P it over to your working image.
Apply a 3D drop shadow on both the frame and
V=0 H=5 Opacity 70% Blur 12.00 and Black
for the color. Use this same shadow setting for all your
I am using a cute tube of İVery Many called
#7. Open Spray_9.png resize 80% C &
P it over on the left of the frame.
Open element_37.png (plate) Place under the
dog... so that it looks like he's laying on it.
Open the dog tube again (full sized) without
the hat Place below the frame Mirror. Select the center of the frame
with the magic wand. (it wont select all the
way to the edges of the frame cause of the applied
shadow... so go to selections/ modify/ expand
15 pixels INVERT and cut on the full sized dog layer.
#8. Set the dog layer's blend Mode to Lighten.
Merge down the doggy layer and the green paper behind it.
Apply the plugin Screen works/ point array.
Your image should look like the one below.
#9. Open Element _34.png (bow) resize 80%
Open element_20.png (flower) resize 60%
Open wordart_2b.png resize 80%
Place at the bottom of your image.
#10. Open element_18.png resize 80%
Open element_41.png (sunflower) resize
Open element_40.png (butterfly) resize 60%
Open element_29.png (crown charm) resize 80%
#11. When you get all the elements on your
image like you want.. resize all layers 85%.
Don't forget the copy right info for your
Right click on the top of your image now and
#12. Open your animation shop. and right click
on it's desktop and paste as a new animation.
Open the animation file that was in the
supplies zip. It has 19 frames.
duplicate the one frame of your new animation
till you have 19 frames also.
select all the frames on both animations.
Click hold and drag F:1 of the shamrock
animation over to F:1 of your new animation. I placed mine
at the bottom left... Don't let go of the mouse
button till you have placed the animation where
you want it.
Check your new animation now.. if all looks
good.. Save as a GIF.