Thursday, October 31, 2013

Eternal Flame
By: Kimmy
 
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This tutorial is my own creation any resemblance to any other tutorial is purely coincidental, my tutorials are for personal use only, you must have a working knowledge of psp, please refer to my tag for placement of elements
 
Supplies needed
Scrap kit is a ptu kit called Shot through the heart
by Sleek n Sassy Designz
you can purchase this kit Here
Masks are by Weescotlass creations
we are using mask 185, 246, and 16
you can download from her site Here
Wordart of choice, not sure where I downloaded the one I have
if it does belong to you, please email me so that I may credit it you
Tube of choice
I used the beautiful work of Jamie Kidd
you may purchase her work from Creative Design Outlet Here
please do not use without a license to do so
Font of choice, I used Ambiance a ptu font
 
Let's begin
open a 800x600 blank canvas
 
add a new raster layer, go to selections-select all
open paper 6 from the kit
copy and paste into selection and select none
open wsl mask 185
go to layers-new mask layer-from image
find the mask in the drop down box and click ok
go to layers-merge-merge group
add a new raster layer, select all
open paper 8 from the kit
open wsl mask 246
apply mask as we did above
merge group and move below your first mask layer
 
open your tube of choice, resize if needed
copy and paste as new layer, place and drop shadow
10,6, 24, 7.00
 
open winged heart from the kit
resize 70 percent and sharpen
copy and paste as new layer
add same drop shadow
 
open steampunk from the kit
resize 70 percent and sharpen
copy and paste as new layer below your winged heart layer
move to left side of tag and drop shadow
duplicate and mirror
 
open heart 2 from the kit
resize 80 percent and sharpen
copy and paste as new layer
place under your tube layer
 
open the doodle from the kit
go to adjust-add/remove noise-add noise
uniform and monochrome checked and noise set on 75
resize 85 percent and sharpen
copy and paste as new layer, place on left side of tag
go back to the original doodle undo twice
go to selections-select all-float-defloat
floodfill with a color of choice and add noise again
select none
resize 85 percent and sharpen and mirror
copy and paste as new layer and place on right side of tag
 
open the flower from the kit
copy and paste as new layer
place behind your tube layer and center
add drop shadow
 
open candle from the kit
resize 40 percent and sharpen
copy and paste as new layer and place on right side of tag
duplicate candle and resize the duplicate 70 percent
place side by side and drop shadow both candles
on top candle layer merge down
rename this layer candle
 
open the flower from the kit
resize 30 percent and sharpen
copy and paste as new layer at base of the candle
duplicate the flower
resize duplicate 80 percent
place them side by side and drop shadow both
 
Make your background layer active
add a new raster layer and select all
open paper 7 from the kit
copy and paste into selection and select none
open wsl mask 16
apply your mask as we did before and merge group
move up and over to left of tag
duplicate and mirror
 
open your wordart of choice
and add to your tag
and drop shadow
 
add your name and  copyright
you can choose to save your tag now or go on to animate
 
make your candle layer active
zoom in on your tag
grab your freehand selection tool and draw a selection around both flames
remember to hold down shift key to select second flame
duplicate candle layer twice for a total of 3 layers
rename them from top, candle 1, candle 2 and candle 3
make candle one layer active
go to adjust-brightness and contrast
set brightness to -30 and contrast to 20
close off candle 1 layer
leave candle 2 layer as is, no need to add anything to it
make candle 3 layer active
add the brightness and contrast again
and select none
now make sure all layers are showing
close off candle 2 and candle 3 layers
unhide candle 1 layer, make it active
go to edit-copy merged
open animation shop and paste as new animation
back in psp
close off candle 1 layer
unhide candle 2 layer, with this layer active
edit-copy merged
in animation shop paste after current frame
back in psp
close off candle 2 layer
unhide candle 3 layer and make this layer active
edit-copy merged
in animation shop paste after current frame
view your animation
save as a gif


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