Scrapkit used for this tutorial is by Tiny Turtle Designs ' The Folly'

Artwork of ęBarbara Jensen also used   License #  BJ 3511

Mask WSL_mask220

Supplies (Animation and mask)


#1. Open paper 53.jpg  Shift + D to duplicate the image.. Close the original

The duplicate image is now your working image. Right click on the papers background layer Promote to background layer.

Apply the mask  WSL_Mask220.jpg to the paper. Merge/ merge group

#2. Go to Image/ canvas size  900 x 900  center justify.

Open element 85.png  resize 80%  duplicate.. put one at the top right and one at the bottom right.

Put these two layers below the mask layer..

#3. Open frame 150.png  I colorized it using the settings below

then Sharpened once

#4. I used my deformation tool (set on scale ) and pulled out the mask corners to enlarge it some.

#5. Open paper 52.jpg  copy and paste it over to your working image.

Position it under the frame... where the flowers are showing in the frame

Use your magic wand tool  click on the inside of the frame (be on frame layer)

the inside of the frame should be selected... go to selections/ modify/ expand 10 pixels

#6. INVERT the selection and CUT on the paper layer.

#7. Apply a 3D drop shadow on the frame.

#8. Open the tube you are going to use.. copy and paste her to the right on the image.

Add a new layer and move it to the bottom of the layer palette.. fill with white.

Open element178.png colorize it to the same pink as you colored the frame.

#9. copy and paste it to your working image.. its layer above the frame layer.. position it to the left of the frame.

Open element 13.png  mirror it... resize 60%  duplicate the layer and resize the duplicated one 75%

use your deformation tool to turn them and reposition them.

#10. Open element 2.png resize 30%  duplicate and resize the duplicated one 80%

Open element 48.png  resize 30%  duplicate

Open leaves.png resize 30%  duplicate and mirror one..

Open element 3.png resize 50%  duplicate and mirror one

#11. Open element 82.png resize 50% and colorize it to the pink color.

Placement of all elements below.. don't forget your copyright info for your tube and

3D drop shadows!!!!

#12.  I resize all layers 88%  sharpened the tube layer once

#13. You can merge all layers visible if you'd like.. Right click on the top of the image and COPY

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

Open the mng file animation that was in your supplies zip.. it has 16 frames... so duplicate your new animation from PSP till it has

16 frames also ctrl + A to select all the frames on both animations.. Click hold and drag F: 1 on the

sparkle animation over to F: 1 of your new animation your building from PSP  Let go of the mouse when you get it positioned where you want..

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

You're done!

Toodles till next time :)