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This tutorial was made in PSP X, but can also be made in the other versions.

 

For this lesson you need Animation Shop (AS)

and the following plugins:

Alien Skin Xenofex 2 - Constellation

Tramage - Tow The Line

You can download the plugins

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 8 tubes - 1 paper - 1 silver gradient.

Place the gradient in your Gradient folder.

 

The woman tube is by Radyga.

The other tubes are unknown to me.

Thank you so much for the beautiful tubes.

 

Please don't remove the watermark.

The Copyright belongs to the original artist.

Let the credit to the maker.

The copyright of this tutorial belongs to Annarella.

 

Step 1

Open the tubes and the paper in PSP - minimize them for now.

Open a transparent image of 850 x 650 pixels.

Step 2

Set your foreground color to #380003 (or at your choice).

Set your background color to #970032 (or at your choice).

Set your background also to gradient silver pattern 'silverfoil' - same settings as below.

Set your foreground to 'Foreground-background' - Linear - with these settings:

Step 3

Selections - Select all.

Copy tube 'paper'.

Back to your working image - paste into the selection.

Step 4

Selections - Invert.

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill the selection with your gradient.

Step 5

Effects - Plugins - Tramage - Tow The Line - with these settings:

Selections - Select none.

Step 6

Activate your paper layer.

Copy tube 'décor_1'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Step 7

Copy tube 'décor_2'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Step 8

Copy tube 'Radyga-tubes-0134-2805-2013'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 85% - All layers not checked.

Place her in the lower left corner - see main image.

Step 9

Adjust - Sharpness - Unsharp mask: 1 - 64 - 4.

Step 10

Copy tube 'MD_cadre'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Step 11

Copy tube 'welcome'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Move it a little down and to the right - see main image.

Step 12

Copy tube 'new year'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it below the words 'welcome to the'.

Step 13

Close the lock of 'welcome to the' - as you can see below:

Flood fill the text with your silver gradient.

Step 14

Repeat step 13 with text 'New Year'.

Step 15

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Convert to raster layer.

Step 16

Copy tube 'Annarella'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it in one of the corners.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 50.

Step 17

Close all layers, except the firework, the clock and the cadre.

Activate one of these 3 layers.

Layers - Merge - Merge visible.

Open the other layers, but stay on your merged layer.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Xenofex 2 - Constellation - with these settings:

Step 18

Edit - Copy merged.

To AS: Edit - Paste - As a new animation.

Step 19

Back to PSP.

Edit - Undo.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Xenofex 2 - Constellation - press Random Seed 1x.

Step 20

Edit - Copy merged.

To AS: Edit - Paste - After current frame.

Step 21

Back to PSP.

Edit - Undo.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Xenofex 2 - Constellation - press Random Seed 1x.

Step 22

Edit - Copy merged.

To AS: Edit - Paste - After current frame.

Step 23

Click in frame 1 - Edit - Select all.

Step 24

View - Animation.

You now can see how your animation looks.

If you are satisfied:

Save your crea as a gif file and you're done!

 

I hope you enjoyed making this tutorial :-)

 

This lesson was written by Annarella on January 2, 2014.

This lesson is and remains the property of Annarella.

You are not allowed to copy or distribute my lessons without my written permission.

All my lessons are self designed ... so any agreement is purely coincidental.

All my lessons are registered with TWI.

 

Translated by Zial on September 14, 2014

 

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