Witches Porridge

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

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

Click on the banner for the original lesson

For this tutorial you need Animation Shop (AS)

and the following plugins:

Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Nature - Water Drops

Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Buttons & Frames

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 picture - 1 mask - 1 pattern.

Place the pattern in your Pattern folder.

Place the mask in your Mask folder.

 

The tube is by Leny.

Thank you so much for your beautiful tube.

 

Step 1

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

Set your foreground color to #d19d38.

Set your background color to #70381f.

Set your foreground to gradient 'Radial' - Angle 45 - Repeats 3 - Invert checked.

Set your background to pattern '1108RR' - Angle 0 - Scale 100.

Step 2

Open picture 'heksenpap'.

Shift+D to duplicate it - this is your working image.

Close the original image.

Adjust - Brightness and contrast - Brightness/ contrast: 25 - 15 - see image below:

Step 3

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

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

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 4 pixels - background color.

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

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

Step 4

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 25 pixels - foreground color.

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Flood fill the selection with your pattern.

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Buttons & Frames - Glass Frame 1 - with these settings:

Selections - Select none.

Step 5

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

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

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 4 pixels - background color.

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

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

Step 6

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 35 pixels - foreground color.

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Flood fill the selection with your gradient.

Effects - Texture effects - Weave - colors: foreground and background color - with these settings:

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Buttons & Frames - Glass Frame 2 - default settings.

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen more.

Selections - Select none.

Step 7

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

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

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 4 pixels - background color.

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

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

Step 8

Selections - Select all.

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 45 pixels - background color.

Selections - Invert.

Layers - New raster layer.

Activate your gradient - Invert not checked.

Flood fill the selection with this gradient.

Layers - Load/save mask - Load mask from disk - load mask '1a laceyside' - default settings.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Effects - 3D effects - Inner bevel - Leny1 or with these settings:

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen more.

Selections - Select none.

Step 9

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

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

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 4 pixels - background color.

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

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

Change your gradient to 'Linear' - Angle 45 - Repeats 5 - Invert not checked.

Select the 4 pixels border, with your Magic wand - Add (Shift).

Flood fill the border with this gradient, make sure the Match mode of Flood fill tool is 'None'.

Step 10

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 11

Copy tube 'Leny-hallo37'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place him in the upper left corner.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor minus 6 - Opacity 60 - Blur 10 - color black.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 12

Activate your Freehand selection - Point to point.

Circle the inner edge of the boiler - see image below:

Layers - Duplicate - repeat 1x.

You now have 3 layers.

Step 13

Close the 2 top layer.

Activate the bottom layer.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Nature - Water drops - Settings to Small Dew - with these settings:

Close the bottom layer.

Step 14

Open and activate the middle layer.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Nature - Water drops - same settings - press 1x Random Seed.

Close this layer.

Step 15

Open and activate the top layer.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Nature - Water drops - same settings - press 1x Random Seed.

Close this layer.

Selections - Select none.

Step 16

Open your background layer.

Layers - New raster layer.

Activate your Freehand selection - same settings as before.

Circle the smoke coming from the boiler, you don't have to do it very precise.

Layers - Duplicate.

Move this layer above the copy of background layer.

Step 17

Layers - Duplicate.

Layers - Arrange - Bring to top.

Your layer palette looks like this:

Selections - Select none.

Step 18

Close all layers.

Activate the second layer (Raster 1).

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Nature - Smoke - settings to Small, Expanding Breeze - with these settings:

Close this layer.

Step 19

Open and activate the fourth layer from the bottom.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Nature - Smoke - settings to Small, Expanding Breeze - press 1x Random seed.

Close this layer.

Step 20

Open and activate the top layer.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Nature - Smoke - settings to Small, Expanding Breeze - press 1x Random seed.

Step 21

Open the second layer.

Open and activate the bottom layer.

Edit - Copy merged.

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

Step 22

Back to PSP.

Close the 2 bottom layers.

Open the 2 middle layers.

Activate the 3rd layer.

Edit - Copy merged.

To AS: Edit - Paste - After current frame.

Step 23

Back to PSP.

Close these to layers.

Open the 2 top layers.

Activate the 5th layer.

Edit - Copy merged.

To AS: Edit - Paste - After current frame.

Step 24

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 August 30, 2019

 

Back