Scrapkit used for this tutorial is by Tiny Turtle Designs 'Yesterday'

Artwork of ŠNocturne also used...License to use PDF_Swt60

(Supplies= 1 animation, mask  & text art) Put the mask in your mask folder

This tutorial is written using PSP X 6... Any version will work .....July16, 2016


#1. Open Paper (1).jpg   Shift + D  to duplicate the image... Close original

The copy is now your working image. Right click on the paper layer on palette and promote background layer.

#2. Apply the mask to the paper (1).jpg  using the settings below.

Merge/ merge group.  Duplicate the mask layer. Merge down on the two mask layers.

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

#4. Open element 25.png (frame) resize 88% Sharpen once,  copy and paste over to your working image.

Open paper (7)jpg  copy and paste it over to your working image below the frame layer

Using your deformation tool set on scale.. pull in the corners to fit below the frame layer.

Apply a 3D drop shadow on the frame V+H =3 ,67% opacity 11 blur, black

#5. Open element 75.png (flower cluster)  resize 85%

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

Use your deformation tool set on scale.. to pull out the corners of the mask to enlarge it.

Be careful not to pull out too much.. so that the mask gets too close to the image's edges.

#7. Open element (30).png (paper rose)  resize 28%   Copy and paste it on top of the flower cluster (it's largest flower)

See below.

#8. Open element 71.png (stamp)  duplicate... position one at 11 o'clock and the other 5 o'clock

Open element 96.png (scroll) put a 3D drop shadow on it.. V + H= 2 Opacity 39. blur 4 , black

#9. Open element 93.png (lock)  resize 32%

Open element 59.png (key) resize 40%

Open element 42.png (dotted bow) resize 42%

Open the text art that was in the supplies zip.

Don't forget your copyright info for the tube you used.

#10.  Merge all visible layers.. Right click on top of image window and COPY

Open your animation shop and right click on it's desktop paste as a new animation..

Open the pink Hearts MNG that is in the supplies zip... Ctrl + A to select all frames.. it has 14 frames

Duplicate the one frame of your new animation from PSP till you have 14 frames also.

Click, hold mouse button down on F: 1 of the pink heart MNG , Drag the F: 1 over to F: 1 of your  new working animation.

Don't let go of mouse till you place the pink hearts where you want them to be.. let go of mouse when you have them placed

where you want them.

Check your animation.. to see if it looks ok.. if so.. Save as a GIF


Toodles till next time