Thinking of You

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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 plugins:

FM Tile Tools - Blend Emboss and Blob Carve 1

Deformation - Circulation (I had to import this plugin into Filters Unlimited 2.0)

You can download the plugins

Place or install the plugins in your Plugin folder.

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

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 6 tubes - 2 masks - 1 animation - 1 color label.

 

The tubes are by Ane Ridzi, Candice B., Heidi, Guismo, PSPMagnifique Gerrie and Toni.

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, 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 color label and the masks in PSP - minimize them for now.

Set your foreground color to #f1b9d4 (or at your choice).

Set your background color to #73585f (or at your choice).

Open a transparent image of 1024 x 600 pixels.

Set your foreground to gradient 'Foreground-background' - Linear - Angle 45 - Repeats 3 - Invert not checked.

Flood fill your image with this gradient.

Effects - Plugins - FM Tile Tools - Blob Carve 1 - with these settings:

Click Shift+D and minimize this copy for now.

Step 2

On your working image.

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your foreground color.

Layers - Load/save mask - Load mask from disk - load mask 'WSL_Mask154' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Step 3

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your foreground color.

Layers - Load/save mask - Load mask from disk - load mask 'kopie van tag6dw' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Close layer 1.

Layers - Merge - Merge visible.

Effects - Plugins - FM Tile Tool - Blend Emboss - default settings.

Open layer 1.

Minimize this image for now.

Step 3

Activate your first minimized image.

Effects - Image effects - Seamless tiling - default settings.

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Deformation - Circulation - with these settings:

Edit - Copy.

Back to your second minimized image.

Paste as a new layer.

Step 4

Copy tube 'calguismisteddove180111'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place them in the circle.

Adjust - Hue and saturation - Colorize: 0 - 40.

Layers - Arrange - Move down.

Close the layer of the circle for better placing of the tubes.

Step 5

Copy tube 'womanhsk-2011-49'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place her on the left side - see main image.

Adjust - Hue and saturation - Colorize: 0 - 40.

Open the circle layer.

You can always replace the tubes by closing the circle layer.

Step 6

Copy tube 'Tube Déco noel 7 by Candice'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

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

Adjust - Hue and saturation - Colorize: 0 - 40.

Activate the layer below this one.

Change the Blend mode of this layer to Multiply.

Activate your top layer.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Step 7

Copy tube 'Tocha23186'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place them on the right side - see main image.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

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

Step 8

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your name and/or watermark.

Step 9

Copy tube 'pspmagnifique gerrie'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it on top of your crea.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 3 - Opacity 50 - Blur 3 - foreground color (or at your choice).

Layers - merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Edit - Copy.

Step 10

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

Click 1x Ctrl+C - click now 8x Ctrl+L.

You now have 9 frames.

Click in frame 1 - Edit - Select all.

Step 11

Open animation 'bellen blazers' in AS.

If necessary resize it 3x with 80%.

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

Step 12

Back to your main animation.

Edit - Paste - In selected frame.

Place it in one of the glasses.

Do this as much as you like.

Also in the other glass.

Step 13

Animation - Frame properties - 15

(or higher if you want the animation slower).

Step 14

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 :-)

 

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 January 8, 2011.

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 January 27, 2014

 

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