Pasen ~ Easter

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

 

For this lesson you need Animation Shop

and the following plugin:

AAA Frames - Foto Frame

You can download the plugin

Place or install the plugin in your Plugin folder.

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

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 11 tubes - 2 masks - 1 animation - 1 scrapkit by Rooske.

 

The tubes are by ByHebe, FanetteDesign and Lily.

The other tubes are unknown to me.

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

 

Thank you so much for the beautiful tubes, scrapkit, masks and animation.

Please don't remove the watermark.

The Copyright belongs to the original artist.

Let the credit to the maker.

 

Step 1

Open the tubes, the masks and the scrapkit in PSP - minimize them for now.

Set your foreground color to #e8d390 (or at your choice).

Set your background color to #77842f (or at your choice).

Open the scrapkit easter - activate Raster 22.

Edit - Copy - Edit - Paste as a new image (this is your working image).

Layers - New mask layer - From image - find mask '111_mascara_by_sharev' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 2

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your background color.

Layers - New mask layer - From image - find mask 'sdtMask282' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Step 3

Open the scrapkit easter - Copy Raster 14 (the 2 chickens on a layer of straw).

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 2x with 80% and 1x with 90% - All layers not checked.

Place them on the left side in the frame - see main image.

Activate your Freehand selection - Point to point - Feather and Fluence 0 - Anti alias checked.

Select the part that is outside the frame - see image below:

Press Delete.

Selections - Select none.

Move this layer below layer group layer 2.

Step 4

Open the scrapkit easter - Copy Raster 7 (the bag with eggs).

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Move this layer under layer 1, behind the layer with the chickens.

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

Step 5

Activate your top layer.

Copy tube 'eieren'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Put them on a nice place.

layers - Duplicate - Image - Mirror.

If you want to use more eggs, you can find them in the easter scrapkit.

Step 6

Open the scrapkit easter - Copy Raster 13 (2 chickens).

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place them on the eggs.

Image - Resize - 4x with 80% - All layers not checked.

If necessary you can replace your tubes now.

Step 7

Close your bottom layer.

Activate the layer above.

Layers - Merge - Merge visible.

Adjust - Sharpness - Unsharp mask: 1 - 40 - 3.

Activate and open layer 1.

Step 8

Layers - Duplicate.

Activate your merged layer.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Image - Resize - 90% - All layers not checked.

Activate your Magic wand - Outside checked - with these settings:

Activate the border.

Selections - Invert.

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

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 3 - Opacity 50 - Blur 3 - color black.

Repeat with Vert and Hor to minus 3.

Step 9

Selections - Invert.

Activate your bottom layer.

Open the scrapkit easter - Copy Raster 19 (with a translucent text).

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Selections - Select none.

Activate your top layer.

Copy tube 'petites lucioles-genedes-pont1'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

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

Step 10

Open the scrapkit easter - Copy Raster 3 (with the shell).

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

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

Place it in the lower right corner.

Copy tube 'FanetteDesign_Elem03'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it left below.

Step 11

Copy tube 'FanetteDesign_Elem56'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place them left below.

Copy tube 'element 1'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it on the left side.

Move this layer below the ducklings.

Step 12

Copy tube 'Avital_SpringBlessingsEL76'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Put them on a nice place.

Copy tube 'happyeaster'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Put it on a nice place.

Step 13

Copy tube 'Lily_birthday_el72sh'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it on the right side.

Open tube 'woman229-ByHebe'.

Image - Resize - Height 550 pixels.

Edit - Copy.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place her on the right side.

Step 14

Copy tube 'Lily_birthday_el67sh_22'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 2x with 70% - All layers not checked.

Place them right below.

Decorate your crea with scrapkit stuff.

Step 15

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 16

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

Edit - Copy.

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

Click 1x Ctrl+C - Click now 14x Ctrl+L.

You now have 15 frames.

Click in frame 1 - Edit - Select all.

Step 17

Open animation 'two-butterflies-yellow' in AS.

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

Step 18

Back to your main animation.

Edit - Paste - In selected frame.

Put them on a nice place.

If you want more butterflies, just repeat:

Edit - Paste - In selected frame.

Step 19

Animation - Resize animation - Width 800 pixels.

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!

If you got a screen, click 3x Next - click 1x Finish.

 

I hope you enjoyed making this tutorial :-)

 

This lesson was written by Gerrie on January 11, 2013.

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 8, 2014

 

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