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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:

Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Andrew's Filters 9 and Buttons & Frames

You have to import Andrew's 9 into Filters Unlimited 2.0

Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow

You can download the plugins

Place or install the plugins into your Plugin folder.

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 1 color label - 2 tubes - 1 picture - 1 animation - 1 font.

Place the font in your Font folder.

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 tubes are by CherSwitz and Nadine.

Thank you so much for your beautiful tubes.

 

Step 1

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

Set your foreground color to #f08227.

Set your background color to #591b00.

Open picture '336732'.

Or use your own picture, longest side 400 pixels.

Selections - Select all.

Effects - 3D effects - Cutout:

Vert and Hor 0 - Opacity 100 - Blur 99 - foreground color.

Selections - Select none.

Step 2

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

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

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

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

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

Step 3

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

Select this border with your Magic wand - Tolerance to 50 - Feather to 25 - Contiguous checked.

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your background color.

Selections - Select none.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 4

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

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

Image - Add borders - Symmetric not checked - foreground color - with these settings:

Select this border with your Magic wand - Tolerance and Feather back to 0.

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

Effects - Texture effects - Blinds - with these settings:

Repeat Blinds with the same settings, but nothing checked.

Selections - Select none.

Step 5

Copy tube 'Nadine_Halloween-053'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Activate your Raster distortion tool.

Pull the top and the bottom, so it fits in your crea - see main image.

Pull also a bit to the left - see main image.

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor minus 4 - Opacity 50 - Blur 10 - color black.

If the shadow doesn't work right away, just press the back button and after that the forward button.

Step 6

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

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

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

Step 7

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

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Effects - Plugins - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - same settings as before.

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Andrew's Filters 9 - Colour Cos - default settings.

Selections - Select none.

Step 8

Select with your Magic wand all the black area's.

Activate your Flood fill tool - Mode to None.

Flood fill the selection with your foreground color.

Effects - Plugins - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - same settings as before.

Step 9

Selections - Select all.

Selections - Modify - Contract - 40 pixels.

Selections - Invert.

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

Step 10

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

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

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

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

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

Step 11

Activate your Text tool - font Punkin Patch - Size 40 - Stroke width 0 - Make as Vector.

Switch your colors.

Type 'Pumpkin Time'.

Place it on top of your crea.

Layers convert to raster layer.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 1 - Opacity 80 - Blur 1 - foreground color.

Step 12

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 13

Copy tube 'CherSwitz_AurumnCorneSML[1]'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it in the lower left corner.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Edit - Copy.

Step 14

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

Click 1x Ctrl+C - click now 9x Ctrl+L.

You now have 10 frames.

Click in frame 1 - Edit - Select all.

Step 15

Open animation '55' in AS.

Animation - Resize animation - 120 pixels.

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

Step 16

Back to your main animation.

Edit - Paste - Into selected frame.

Place it just before the mouth of the tree - see main image.

Repeat this 2x, every time a little lower - see main image.

Step 17

Animation - Frame properties: 10.

If you find the animation too fast, enter a higher number.

The higher the number, the slower the animation.

If you want you can resize your crea to Width 500 pixels.

Step 18

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 December 13, 2019

 

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