Dreaming of You

Elvira, thank you very much for your permission that I may translate your tutorials.

 

Unfortunately her site is no longer online.

 

For this lesson you need Animation Shop (AS).

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 5 tubes - 1 template.

 

The tubes are by Amarillo, Birry P, Crazy Choco and LaBellaDiabla.

Thank you so much for your beautiful tubes.

 

Tube 'oxalis' is unknown to me.

If it's yours, please let me know so I can give you the proper credit.

 

Step 1

Open the tube in PSP - minimize them for now.

Open a transparent image of 685 x 500 pixels.

Set your foreground color to #c43c75.

Set your background color to #201526.

Set your foreground to gradient 'Linear' - Angle 50 - Repeats 4 - Invert not checked.

Flood fill your image with this gradient.

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian blur - 25.

Step 2

Layers - New raster layer.

Selections - Select all.

Open tube '__template2561'.

Adjust - Hue and saturation - Colorize: 236 - 135.

Edit - Copy - Paste into the selection.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 24.

Selections - Select none.

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen - repeat 1x.

Step 3

Open tube '_LaBellaDiabla_Butterflies12'.

Image - Mirror.

Adjust - Hue and saturation - Colorize: 236 - 135.

Image - Resize - 85% - All layers checked - repeat 1x.

Edit - Copy.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it upper right - see main image.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 25.

Step 4

Copy tube 'vr7'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Mirror.

Place her on the left side - see main image.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert 2 - Hor -2 (minus 2) - Opacity 50 - Blur 5 - foreground color.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 70.

Step 5

Copy tube 'Koppel 2 Tubed by BIRRY'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place them right below - see main image.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 82.

Step 6

Copy tube 'oxalis'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 65% - All layers not checked - repeat 1x with 75%.

Image - Rotate - Free rotate - Right - 35 - nothing checked.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 50.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Image - Resize - 85% - All layers checked.

Step 7

Image - Add borders - 2 pixels - background color.

Image - Add borders - 15 pixels - foreground color.

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Flood fill the selection with your gradient.

Selections - Select none.

Step 8

Image - Add borders - 2 pixels - background color.

Image - Add borders - 2 pixels - foreground color.

Image - Add borders - 2 pixels - background color.

Add your watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Edit - Copy.

 

Animation

 

Step 9

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

Click Ctrl+C - click now 23x Ctrl+L.

You now have 24 frames.

Click in frame 1 - Edit - Select all.

Step 10

Open tube 'chayo_brillo_amarillo' in AS.

Click in frame 1 - press Delete.

Click in frame 1 - Edit - Select all (Ctrl+A) - Edit - Copy (Ctrl+C).

Step 11

Back to your main animation.

Edit - Paste - In selected frame.

Animation - Resize animation - 85%.

View - Animation.

You now can see how your animation looks.

If you are satisfied:

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

 

I hope you enjoyed making this tutorial :-)

 

This lesson can not arrive at groups without my permission.

I certainly don't like copying.

If you want to link my lesson, please mail me.

Love Elvira

 

Translated by Zial on October 30, 2012

 

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