You will need my template
here.My template does not include shadows or grad glow effects.
I originally had thoughts of making this another photoimpact tutorial. But have
decided to write this up in PsP. The template is made in PhotoImpact.
PsP X & Animation Shop.
Image,tube and font of choice. I am using an image and a tube from one of my
Barbara Jensen packages. Please visit Barbara's
site to obtain your own legal license to work
with her great art.
Open up the image and tubes you will be using,
Open up my template in PsP. Windows, duplicate and close the original for future
You will notice my template has a floating "place image layer here" .
Click on your image. Edit copy, back to our template, edit paste into selection.
Selections, select none.
*OptionalYou can image mirror this layer to have the areas of the image showing
that'd you like.*
Click on the tube you are using, edit copy, back to our template, edit paste as
Layers arrange bring to top.
Add a drop shadow of choice.
Add your text, your text effects.
Add your watermark. Your artists credits.
Using your mover tool,position the accent flower layers and the top and bottom
decal layers to your liking.If you'd like,add a drop shadow or eyecandy's glow
to these accents.
I added eye candy's gradient glow to my decal layers.
We are ready to animate.Open up animation shop. Back to PsP.
Hide Inside Frame 2 and 3 Layers.
Edit, copy merged. Back to animation shop. Edit paste as new animation.Back to
Hide Inside Frame and 3 Layers.
Edit copy merged. Back to animation shop. Edit paste after current frame.Back to
Click on your text layer.
Image, Add/Remove Noise, Add noise with these settings.
Hide Inside Frame and Inside Frame 3 Layers.
Edit , copy merged. Back to animation shop. Edit paste after current frame.Crop
off the excess white background not needed.
File, image optimizer save and you're done.
I hope you have enjoyed this tutorial.
07/02/2006 09:54:20 AM