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This tutorial was made in PSP X2, but can also be made in the other versions.

 

For this tutorial you need Animation Shop (AS)

and the following plugins:

AAA Frames - Foto Frame

Adjust - Variations

Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Glass

Alf's Power Grads - Blinds II (import into Filters Unlimited 2.0)

Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Tile & Mirror and

&<Bkg Kaleidoscope> - BlueBerry Pie

Greg's Factory Output Vol. II - Pool Shadow

MuRa's Meister - Copies

Richard Rosenman - Solid border

You can download the plugins

Place or install the plugins in your Plugin folder.

If you have to install plugin, you have to restart your PSP, so they work immediately.

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 6 tubes - 1 color label - 1 selection - 4 animations.

Place the selection in your Selection folder.

 

Permission to use the tubes

 

The tubes are by Angele Design, Grace, LF, Linda and Sonia.

The beautiful animation is by Simone.

The other tubes are unknown to me.

If they are yours, please let me know so I can give you the proper credit.

 

Thank you so much for the beautiful tubes and animations.

Please don't remove the watermark.

The Copyright belongs to the original artist.

Let the credit to the maker.

 

Step 1

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

Set your foreground color to #b88744 (or at your choice).

Set your background color to #788152 (or at your choice).

Open a transparent image of 900 x 600 pixels.

Step 2

Copy tube 'LF-WomanEaster-15032014'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image - repeat this 1x.

Place them next to each other.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Copies - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge visible.

Adjust - Blur - Radial blur - with these settings:

Step 3

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Tile & Mirror - Radial Mirror: 144 - 187 - see image below:

Effects - Plugins - Richard Rosenman - Solid border - color #3d334a - with these settings:

If you find the background to light, use the plugin Adjust.

Effects - Plugins - Adjust - Variations - Darker (or at your choice):

Step 4

Layers - Duplicate.

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

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

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - &<Bkg Kaleidoscope> - @BlueBerry Pie - with these settings:

Repeat this plugin 1x.

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Alf's Power Grads - Blinds II: 30 - 150 - see image below:

 

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Perspective Shadow - Drop Shadow, Lowest - see image below:

Step 5

Layers - New raster layer.

Click on your Selection tool - Rectangle.

Custom selection - with these settings:

Step 6

Copy tube 'Pascua_0014'.

Back to your working image - Paste into the selection.

Selections - Select none.

Lower the Opacity between 30 and 40.

Step 7

Copy tube 'Fertility- LB tubes'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 2x with 80% - All layers not checked.

Place it left below.

Image - Rotate - Free rotate - Right - 20 - nothing checked.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow - at your own choice.

Step 8

Copy túbe 'Eggs 1'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

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

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow - at your own choice.

Step 9

Copy tube 'LF-WomanEaster-15032014'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

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

Place her on the right side.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow - at your own choice.

Layers - Merge - Merge visible.

Edit - Copy.

Step 10

Layers - New raster layer.

Selections - Load/save selection - load selection from disk - load selection 'Gerrie 7' - with these settings:

Edit - Paste into the selection.

Selections - Select none.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Glass - click tab Settings - choose Clear - see image below:

Step 11

Copy tube 'Grace's_TLC_Bunny-Jr'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 2x with 50% - All layers not checked.

Place him upper left - see main image.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Glass - click tab Settings - choose Clear.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow - at your own choice.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Effects - Plugins - Richard Rosenman - Solid border - color #3d334a - same settings as before.

Step 12

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

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

Switch your colors.

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

Flood fill the selection with this gradient.

Effects - Plugins - Greg's Factory Output Vol. II - Pool Shadow - default settings - see image below:

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

Selections - Select none.

Step 13

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Edit - Copy.

Step 14

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

Press 1x Ctrl+C - press now 14x Ctrl+L.

You now have 15 frames.

Click in frame 1 - Edit - Select all.

Step 15

Open animation 'ColorsofBeams-Lovey'12' in AS

Click in the last frame - press Delete.

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

Step 16

Back to your main animation.

Edit - Paste - Into selected frame.

Place it as you like - or see main image.

Step 17

Open animation 'FallingEggs-bylovey'12'.

Click in the last frame - press Delete.

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

Step 18

Back to your main animation.

Edit - Paste - Into selected frame.

Place it as you like - or see main image.

Step 19

Animation - Frame Properties: 20.

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 March 18, 2014.

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 February 19, 2014

 

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