Gabry

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This tutorial was made in PSP X4, but can also be made in the other versions.

 

For this tutorial you need Animation Shop (AS)

and the following plugins:

AAA Frame - Foto Frame

Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Glass

Filters Unlimited 2.0 - &<Bkg Designer sf10I>

Toadies - What Are You?

Tramages - Tow The Line and Wood Grain

You can download the plugins

Place or install the plugins in your Plugin folder.

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 3 tubes - 1 color label - 1 mask.

 

Permission to use the tubes

 

The tubes are by Gabry

The mask is by Francesca.

Thank you so much for the beautiful tubes and mask.

 

Please don't remove the watermark.

The Copyright belongs to the original artist.

Let the credit to the maker.

 

Step 1

Open the tubes in PSP - minimize them for now.

Set your foreground color to #f0e9e3 (or at your choice).

Set your background color to #7e0e0d (or at your choice).

Step 2

Open tube 'Alfa's-Gabry' - Copy with Shift+D.

Close the original.

Activate the copy - this is your working image.

Flood fill you image with your background color.

Selections - Select all.

Step 3

Copy tube 'Gabry-woman 505'.

Back to your working image - Paste into the selection.

Selections - Select none.

Effects - Image effects - Seamless tiling - with these settings:

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian blur - 25.

Step 4

Layers - Duplicate.

Image - Rotate - Free rotate - Left - 90 - nothing checked.

Effects - Geometric effects - Circle - with these settings:

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 -

Toadies - What Are You? (I had to import this plugin into Filters Unlimited 2.0)- with these settings:

Effects - Plugins - Tramages - Wood Grain (I had to import this plugin into Filters Unlimited 2.0) - default settings:

Step 5

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your background color.

Layers - New mask layer - From image - find mask 'Francesca maszk 1' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Multiply or at your choice.

Step 6

Copy tube 'Gabry-woman 505'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 80% - All layers not checked.

Place her a little to the left - see main image.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 3 - Opacity 35 - Blur15 - color black.

Step 7

Layers - New raster layer.

Selections - Load/save selection - Load selection from Alpha channel - load selection 'Selectie 1' - with these settings:

Flood fill the selection with your background color.

Adjust - Add/remove noise - Add noise - with these settings:

Selections - Select none.

Step 8

Activate the woman's layer.

Selections - Load/save selection - Load selection from Alpha channel - load selection 'Selectie 2' - same settings as before.

Selections - Promote selection to layer.

Selections - Edit selection - see image below:

Activate your Distortion tool.

Now you can move the selection until you have the head of the woman in the selection.

When you're done, click Selections - Edit - Selection - click on your move tool and the selection is back.

Step 9

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your background color.

Layers - Arrange - Move down.

Activate the layer above this layer.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Selections - Modify - Select selection borders - with these settings:

Step 10

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with black.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Selections - Select none.

Step 11

Image - Resize - 80% - All layers not checked.

Place it in the middle.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Glass - with these settings:

Edit - Copy.

Edit - Paste as a new image - minimize for now.

Close the head of the woman (Raster 4).

Step 12

Activate your bottom layer.

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Tramages (I had to import this plugin into Filters Unlimited 2.0) - Tow The Line - default settings - see image below:

Step 13

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 2 pixels - color black.

Edit - Copy.

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 40 pixels - background color.

Select this last border with your Magic wand - with these settings:

Edit - Paste into the selection.

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - &<Bkg Designer sf10 I> - Blur 'em! - with these settings:

Step 14

Selections - Invert.

Effects - Plugins - AAA Frames - Foto Frame - with these settings:

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 2 - Opacity 100 - Blur 40 - color black.

Selections - Select none.

Step 15

Copy tube 'Element Gabry'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it on the left side - see main image.

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

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow - same settings as before.

Step 16

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 17

Copy your round face you minimized in step 11.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 80% - All layers not checked - repeat 1x with 90%.

Place it on top of the lines - see image below:

Edit - Copy special - Copy merged.

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

Step 18

Back to PSP.

Move the round face a little down.

Edit - Copy special - Copy merged.

To AS: Edit - Paste - After current frame.

Step 19

Back to PSP.

Move the round face a little down.

Edit - Copy special - Copy merged.

To AS: Edit - Paste - After current frame.

Step 20

Back to PSP.

Move the round face a little down.

Edit - Copy special - Copy merged.

To AS: Edit - Paste - After current frame.

Step 21

Back to PSP.

Move the round face a little down.

Edit - Copy special - Copy merged.

To AS: Edit - Paste - After current frame.

Step 22

Back to PSP.

Move the round face a little down.

Edit - Copy special - Copy merged.

To AS: Edit - Paste - After current frame.

Step 23

Back to PSP.

Move the round face a little down.

Edit - Copy special - Copy merged.

To AS: Edit - Paste - After current frame.

You now have 7 frames.

Step 24

Click in frame 1 - Edit - Select all.

Animation - Frame properties - 150.

Click in frame 2, hold the Shift key and click in frame 6.

Animation - Frame properties - 80.

Click in frame 7.

Animation - Frame properties - 150.

If you have done that, your frames look like this:

Step 25

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 :-)

 

If you want your crea in my Gallery:

Image - Resize - Width 800 pixels.

Save your crea as a jpg file and please send me an email with your crea.

 

This lesson was written by Gerrie on February 19, 2015.

This lesson is and remains the property of Gerrie.

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 August 9, 2015

 

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