Scrap kit used for this tutorial is from
Dee's Sign Depot 'Young at Heart'
ŠPinup toons at CDO # CDO-2339
I wrote this tutorial March 7, 2016 using PSP
Supplies ( mask and animation mng
#1. Open Paper _ 9.jpg Shift + D to
duplicate the image... close the original
the copy is now your working mage.
Go to image/ Adjust/ brightness and contrast/
Curves. Use the settings below.
to darken the paper.
#2. Right click on the paper's layer on the
layer palette... Promote background layer.
Apply the mask to the background paper.
#3. Duplicate the mask layer now... to darken
#4. Open frame_ 7.png resize 75%
Colorize it using the above settings. C & P it
to your working image
Open element _spray 4.png resize 80%
duplicate and flip. Have it's layer below the mask layer.
Be sure it's not too close to the sides of the
image and goes over.
#5. Open the tube your going to use and resize
Open paper 1.jpg C & P it over your your
working image... to below the frame.
#6. Use your magic wand and select the inside
of the frame.. go to Selections/ modify / Expand 5 pixels.
Invert then cut /or delete on the paper 1
layer on the layer palette.. this should get right of the extra paper on the
outside of the frame..
Below has the 3D drop shadow settings for the
frame... Don't forget the 3D drop shadow on the tube also.
#7. I changed the shadow setting for the
girl so it would be a lil softer...
#8. Open element _25a.png (blue Rose)
Open element _20.png (blue paper rose) resize
50% duplicate once put both layers below the blue rose layer.
Open element_14.png (pearl dangle) resize 70%
#9. Open element_99,png (blue leaf) resize 40%
Open element Spray_1.png (blue glitter dots)
resize 80% duplicate . Put one on left side of frame one on right side of
position layers to right above the step #4 the
spray 4.png layers.
#10. Open element_19.png ( blue brush plant)
resize 40% duplicate and flip. Use your deformation tool to position
#11. Open element_98a.png (young at heart tag)
Open element_18.png (white flower) duplicate 2
times . Scatter around the right side.
#12. Open element_83.png (blue flower) resize
30% duplicate twice...scatter around the right side.
Open element_74.png (Blue blutterfly) resize
#13. Don't forget to put the copyright info on
it's own layer for the tube you use... bring down the opacity for that layer.
Open element_67.png (dot bow) resize 60%
Merge all visible layers resize all
layers 83% sharpen once.
Open element Wordart_2.png (keep it on
it's own layer)
#15. Hide the word art at the bottom.. and
right click on top of image and COPY MERGED..
Open your animation shop and right click on
it's desktop and paste as a new animation.
#16. Open the blue dots mng animation that was
in the supplies zip.
Ctrl + A to select all it's frames... notice it
has 25 frames.
#17. One your new animation you pasted from PSP
duplicate the one frame till you have 25 frames also... select all the frames.
Click, hold and drag F: 1 of the dot
animation over to your new working animation. let go of mouse when you've placed
it where you want.. I used the blue dots
twice.. once on left side bottom and once on right side bottom.
Back to PSP and hide all the merged layers and
UNhide the Artword at bottom... RIGHT click on the top of image
and COPY MERGE...
PASTE as a new animation over on animation
What I am wanting is the word art above the
blue dots animations. Duplicate the one frame of the word art till you have
25 frames... select all frames . Click , hold
and drag F: 1 of the word art over to F: 1 of your working animation. Let
go of mouse
when you have placed it where you want it.
Check your animation, if all looks well... Save
as a GIF.
Done! Toodles till next time