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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: 1 tube - 1 scrapkit - 1 animation - 1 font.

Open the font and minimize it.

 

The scrapkit is by Scrappy Expressions.

Thank you so much for the beautiful kit.

 

The tube 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 and the scrapkit in PSP - minimize them for now. 

The scrapkit consists of more layers so watch it.

Set your foreground color to #c4bcd3.

Set your background color to #917eba.

Open a transparent image of 700 x 485 pixels.

Selections - Select all.

Activate the scrapkit.

Copy SE_PlumPassion_Paper_1 (the bottom layer).

Paste into the selection.

Selections - Select none.

Step 2

Activate the scrapkit.

Copy S SE_PlumPassion_FrameAccent.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 48.

Step 3

Copy tube Ltbluefloral1.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it in the frame - see main image.

Step 4

Activate the scrapkit.

Copy SE_PlumPassion_FrameAccent.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it on the frame - see main image.

Step 5

Activate the scrapkit.

Copy SE_PlumPassion_LaceRibbon.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

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

Place it in the upper right corner - see main image.

Step 6

Activate the scrapkit.

Copy - SE_PlumPassion_Button_2.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Layers - Duplicate.

Move it a bit down - see main image.

Step 7

Activate the scrapkit.

Copy SE_PlumPassion_Tag.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Mirror.

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

Image - Resize - 65% - All layers not checked.

Place it in the upper left corner - see main image.

Step 8

Activate the scrapkit.

Copy - SE_PlumPassion_Button_1.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Layers - Duplicate - repeat 1x.

Place one downwards - see main image.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Image - Resize - 85% - All layers checked.

Step 9

Image - Add borders - 2 pixels - background color.

Image - Add borders - 20 pixels - foreground color.

Image - Add borders - 2 pixels - background color.

Image - Add borders - 2 pixels - foreground color.

Image - Add borders - 2 pixels - background color.

Image - Add borders - 20 pixels - foreground color.

Image - Add borders - 2 pixels - background color.

Step 10

Add your watermark.

Type your name with font Balmoral - Size 36 - Floating.

Make a Layer from the selection.

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 1 - Opacity 75 - Blur 0 - color black.

Selections - Select none.

Image - Rotate - Free rotate - Right - 45 - nothing checked.

Place the text in the label - see main image.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Image - Resize - 85% - All layers checked.

 

If you want to animate - Open Animation Shop (AS).

 

Step 11

Back to PSP.

Edit - Copy merged.

To AS - Paste - As a new animation.

Click 1x Ctrl+C - click now 2x Ctrl+L.

You now have 3 frames.

Click in frame 1 - Edit - Select all.

Step 12

Open animation 'BJ_flame2' in AS.

Click in frame 1 - Edit - Select all - Edit - Copy.

Step 13

Back to your crea.

Edit - Paste - Into selected frame.

Place the flame on top of the candle.

View - Animation.

If you are satisfied:

Save your crea as a gif file and you're done :-)

 

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 May 17, 2011

 

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