Scrapkit used in this tutorial is from Tiny Turtle Designs ' Verdant Winter '

Artwork of İVery Many   my license # VMT_Artsyatheart

Supplies (Snow animation, Park scene, flame animation , Text art, & Mask )

This tutorial is written in PSP X9 Oct 16, 16


#1. Open element (8) (white ornate frame) Shift + D to duplicate the image. Close the original.

The duplicated image is now referred as your working image.

Go to Image/ rotate right.

Image/ Canvas size 900 x 800 Center justify.

#2. Open paper (21) Resize 88%.. Copy and paste below the frame layer.

#3. Colorize the paper using these settings below.

#4. Apply the mask that came in your supplies zip, with these settings

#5. Merge/ merge group.

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

Use your deformation tool to pull out the corners of the mask layer...don't pull too far out :)

#7. Copy and paste the Winter in the Park scene. Use the deformation tool to pull in its corners there it

fits in the frame.

#8. Image should look like below. Now colorize the scene using the same setting as before.

#9. Apply the 3D drop shadow on the frame.

#10.Open element (86).png (icicles) resize 85%  place below the frame layer.

#11. Open element (136).png (butterfly sparkle) resize 55% Position on top of frame layer on the right side.

Open element (143).png (tulip flowers) mirror.  C & P it over to working image.

Open element (26) (pine branch) resize 80% Duplicate 2 times..

Open element (54) (rose) resize 28% duplicate and mirror

Open element (121) (Pointsetta flower) resize 35%  colorize it using same settings.

#12. Open element (16).(Candle) resize 40%

Open element (37) (deer) resize 65%

Open element (135) (star string) resize 75%

#13. Merge the Mask, Park Scene and White background together... Hide it then..

Merge all the visible layers from the frame on up. Hide the merged top layers.

Un hide the bottom merged layers. Right click on the image top and copy merged

#14. Open your animation shop now... right click on its desktop and paste as a new animation.

Open the snow mng that was in the supplies zip. Notice it has 10 frames to the animation.

on your one frame you pasted from PSP , duplicate till you have 10 frames also.

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

Click, Hold down mouse button and drag F: 1 of the snow animation over to F: 1 of y our new working animation.

Let go of mouse button till you have the snow placed within the Park scene in center.

Check your animation.. see if it looks ok...

Back to PSP hide the bottom merged layers and un hide the top merged layers  right click and COPY MERGED.

back over in animatmion shop... right click on desktop and paste as a new animation.   Duplicate the one frame (top layers) till you have 10 frames...

do the same as you did with the snow animation.... select all frames... Click, hold and drag F:1 of the top layers animation over to F: 1 of the bottom layers

and snow animation... be sure to line up the top layers onto the snow..

let go of mouse when placed in ncorrect place.

Open the candle flame MNG it has 10 frames also.... do the same.. Drag over the F: 1 of the flame over to F: 1 of your working animation

Check your animation and see if all looks ok? if so... Save as a GIF.