Roses

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: 3 tubes - 1 pattern.

Place the pattern in your Pattern folder.

 

The tubes are by Elvira, Lizztish and Marcio.

Thank you so much for the beautiful tubes.

 

Step 1

Open the tubes in PSP - minimize them for now.

Open a transparent image of 650 x 400 pixels.

Set your foreground color to #000000 (black).

Flood fill your image with black.

Copy tube 'mc2063'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 85% - All layers not checked - repeat 1x.

Place it upper right - see my example.

Step 2

Copy tube 'woman'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 85% - All layers not checked - repeat 1x.

Place her on the left side - see my example.

Activate layer 2.

Activate your Eraser - clean the arm of the woman.

Activate your top layer.

Step 3

Copy tube 'two-roses-two-glasses_lizztish'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

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

Place it right below - see my example.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 78.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 4

Set your background color to black.

Set your foreground to gold pattern 'Gold Foil'.

Image - Add borders - 2 pixels - white.

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Flood fill the selection with your gold pattern.

Selections - Select none.

Step 5

Image - Add borders - 2 pixels - white.

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Flood fill the selection with your gold pattern.

Selections - Select none.

Add your watermark.

Step 6

Image - Add borders - 6 pixels - black.

Image - Add borders - 2 pixels - white.

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Flood fill the selection with your gold pattern.

Selections - Select none.

Edit - Copy.

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

Step 7

Back to PSP.

Selections - Select all.

Selections - Modify - Contract - 13 pixels.

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with black.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 10.

Selections - Select none.

Edit - Copy merged.

To AS: Edit - Paste - After current frame.

Step 8

Back to PSP.

Edit - Undo - repeat this until you have the selection back.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 20.

Selections - Select none.

Edit - Copy merged.

To AS: Edit - Paste - After current frame.

Step 9

Back to PSP: Edit - Undo - repeat this until you have the selection back.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 30.

Selections - Select none.

Edit - Copy merged.

To AS: Edit - Paste - After current frame.

Step 10

Back to PSP: Edit - Undo - repeat this until you have the selection back.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 40.

Selections - Select none.

Edit - Copy merged.

To AS: Edit - Paste - After current frame.

Step 11

Back to PSP: Edit - Undo - repeat this until you have the selection back.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 50.

Selections - Select none.

Edit - Copy merged.

To AS: Edit - Paste - After current frame.

You now stay in AS.

Step 12

Edit - Select all (Ctrl+A).

Animation - Frame properties - 50 - click OK.

Animation - Resize - 85%.

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 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 January 21, 2013

 

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