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Font of choice for your name.
I am using Alex Brush
Tube of choice.
I am using one by Camilla Drakenborg
Mine is CA0053 Missy Ramad and available at UpYourArt
Tube is not to be used without the correct licence.
Alienskin xenofex2 - Shatter
AAA frames photoframe
This tutorial was written in PSP 9.
Double click on your font and minimize.
Open a new image, 600 w x 250 h at 72 dpi.
1. Flood fill with white.
Copy the image and paste as a new layer on your working image.
Image/ rotate/ free rotate/ 90 left all layers untabbed.
Move the image to the center.
Effects/ plugins/ Alienskin xenofex2/ Shattered
Lower layer opacity to 50%
2. Copy your tube and paste as a new layer on your working image.
Image/ mirror, position to the right hand side.
Layers/ properties, change blend mode to Overlay.
3. Again copy your tube and paste as a new layer.
Position in the middle, Effects/ distortion effects/ wind
From left to right/ strength 100
Layers/arrange/ move down.
4. Activate top layer.
Again copy your tube and paste as a new layer.
Position on the left hand side.
Add a drop shadow.
I am using H3, V3, O100, B9, colour #000000
5. Layers/ merge/ merge visible.
Effects/ Plugins/ AAA frames/ foto frame
6. Again copy your tube and paste as a new layer.
Position on the left hand side trying to get it in the same position.
Layers/ merge/ merge visible
Add all Copyright info, your name and save.
7. Open a new image 150 x 150 for your avatar.
Copy your merged signature.
Paste as a new layer onto your avatar image.
Image/ re-size, all layers un-tabbed, re-size to 70
Position to your liking,
Layers/ merge/ merge visible.
Add your copyright info, Initial and save.