Amerigo Retired

Leny, heel erg bedankt voor je toestemming om je lessen te mogen vertalen.

Thank you Leny, for your permission to translate your beautiful tutorials.

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For this tutorial you need Animation Shop (AS)

and the following plugins:

Filter Factory Gallery M - Explosive Blur

Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow

Lokas Software - Drop

You can download the plugins

Place or install the plugins into your Plugin folder.

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 1 color label - 1 tube - 1 mask - 2 images - 1 animation - 1 font.

Open FXplorer: click on Tools - Load fonts (by folder).

Go to the folder where your fonts are.

Click on the letter of the font you need.

When it's done, the fonts are in the fonts in PSP.

The tube and the animation are by Leny.

Thank you so much for your beautiful tube and animation.

The other tubes are unknown to me.

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

 

Step 1

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

Set your foreground color to #e69e9f.

Set your background color to #940c10.

Open a transparent image of 720 x 520 pixels.

Flood fill your image with color #c0c0c0.

Effects - Plugins - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - with these settings:

Step 2

Copy image 'amerigo01'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place the picture on the right side, 3 boxes from the edge.

Effects - Plugins - Filter Factory Gallery M - Explosive Blur - default settings.

Step 3

Layers - Duplicate - Image - Mirror.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 10 - Opacity 50 - Blur 10 - color black.

Step 4

Copy image 'amerigo01' again.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Effects - Distortion effects - Wind - Right - 50.

Repeat with Left - 50.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Adjust - Blur - Radial blur - with these settings:

Step 5

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

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Activate Raster 1.

Adjust - Hue and saturation - Colorize: 255 - 201.

Step 6

Activate your top layer.

Open image 'amerigo01'.

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 3 pixels - foreground color.

Edit - Copy.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place the picture on the left side a little from the pink edge - see main image.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 10 - Opacity 50 - Blur 10 - color black.

Repeat with Vert and Hor to minus 10.

Step 7

Open image 'amerigo02'.

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 3 pixels - foreground color.

Edit - Copy.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place this picture right below - see main image.

Layers - Arrange - Move down.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow - same settings as the last time (also the minus).

Step 8

Make sure your top layer is active.

Copy tube 'Leny-amerigo'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 75% - All layers not checked.

Place him upper right against the small pink border - see main image.

Step 9

Activate your Text tool - font A&S Christmas - Size 50.

Type Amerigo Retired.

Place it upper left - see main image.

Layers - Convert to raster layer.

Effects - Plugins - Lokas Software - Drop - click on the word Color and enter #940c10 - with these settings:

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor to 1 - Opacity to 75 - Blur 1 - color black.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Selections - Select all.

Effects - 3D effects - Cutout:

Vert and Hor to 0 - Opacity to 80 - Blur 10 - color black.

Selections - Select none.

Step 10

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 3 pixels - foreground color.

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

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Step 11

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your foreground color.

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

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Effects - 3D effects - Cutout - same settings as before.

Selections - Select none.

Step 12

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 3 pixels - foreground color.

Save your crea as a psp file or as an animation shop file.

Step 13

Open your just saved crea in AS.

Edit - Duplicate selection.

You now have 2 frames.

Click in frame 1 - Edit - Select all.

Step 14

Open animation 'Leny-sintani01' in AS.

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

Step 15

Back to your main animation.

Edit - Paste - Into selected frame.

Place Sint left below - see main image.

Step 16

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 lesson :-)

Hugs Leny

 

This lesson was written by Leny.

This lesson is and remains the property of Leny.

You are not allowed to copy or distribute her lessons without her written permission.

All her lessons are self designed, so any agreement is purely coincidental.

 

Translated by Zial on September 25, 2018

 

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