Saturday, 2 January 2010

Happy New Year *


Happy New Year
Tutorial written by and © to Bits N Bobs 2nd January 2010.
Results are for personal use only.
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These tutorials are written from my own ideas and any similarities to any other tutorial is purely coincidental.
All tutorials are for those with a working knowledge of paintshop pro.
I reserve the right to amend these terms at any time.

Supplies needed.
Font of choice for your name.
I am using Kingthings wrote
Tube of  choice.
I am using sweet xmas 01 from Racs Pack 29
This tube is not to be used without an AMI license
Scrap kit by Bits N Bobs - A new beginning
This kit was free at the time of writing this tutorial.
Items used from this kit are.
Paper 4, Frame 6, Element 65, Element 19, Element 2,
Alien skin xenofex2 (free demo available).

Note
This tutorial was written in PSP 9
Open all the supplies in paintshop except the font.
Double click on your font and minimize.
Open a new image 500 x 500 at 72 dpi

1. Re-size frame 6 to 450 pixels wide, copy, paste onto your new image as a new layer.
Select the center of the frame, selections/ modify/ expand by 1.
2. Re-size paper 4 to 500 pixels wide, copy, paste as a new layer.
Selections/ invert, delete on your keyboard.
Layers/ arrange/ send to bottom, selections/ selection none.
Activate frame layer and add a drop shadow.
Settings will remain the same through out.
I am using V3, H3, O100, B9.00, C #000000
3. Re-size element 65 to 400 pixels high, copy, paste as a new layer.
Position to your liking.
Layers/ duplicate, image/ mirrror.
Layers/ merge/ merge down.
Layers/ arrange/ send to bottom and add a dropshadow.
4. Copy element 19 and paste as a new layer.
Activate frame layer.
Re-size element 2 to 250 pixels high.
Copy and paste over the bow on the frame.
5. Copy and paste your tube,
Activate the paper layer.
Selections/ select all, selections/ float, selections/ defloat, selections/ invert.
Activate your tube layer and erase the bottom and side parts of your tube.
You want it to look like she is poppong out the top of the frame.
Add your copyright info
6. Activate the paper layer.
Press shift and D twice. You will now have 3 files.
On the first one effects/  plugins/  alien skin xenofex 2 , use settings as in screen shot.
Repeat this for your next 2 files but hitting the random seed button on each one.


7. On your first image activate your tube layer and using your magic wand
set at 0 tolerance, antialias on,select any spots you want to sparkle on your tube.
Holding your shift key whilst doing this will allow you to select seperate areas.
Effects/  plugins/  alien skin xenofex 2 , use settings as in screen shot.
Layers/ merge/ merge visible.
File/ save as, save as image 1.


8. On your second image activate your tube layer and using your magic wand
set at 0 tolerance, antialias on,select any spots you want to sparkle on your tube.
Holding your shift key whilst doing this will allow you to select seperate areas.
Effects/  plugins/  alien skin xenofex 2 , use the same settings but hit the random seed button .
Layers/ merge/ merge visible.
File/ save as, save as image 2.
9. On your second image activate your tube layer and using your magic wand
set at 0 tolerance, antialias on,select any spots you want to sparkle on your tube.
Holding your shift key whilst doing this will allow you to select seperate areas.
Effects/  plugins/  alien skin xenofex 2 , use the same settings but hit the random seed button .
Layers/ merge/ merge visible.
File/ save as, save as image 3.
10. Open animation shop.
File/ animation wizard then follow the screen shots clicking next after each one.
On the add image part browse to where you saved your files and add them all, click next then finish.
View/ animation then file/save as.

 
 
 

11. Create your name in paintshop as normal, copy the file and paste as a new animation into animation shop.
Copy the name in animation shop, activate your animation, edit/ select all, edit/ paste into selected frame and then file/save as.

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