Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Magic Show PTU

This tutorial was written for those who have a working knowledge of PSP. Any similarity to another tutorial is purely coincidental.

:Supplies Needed: 
PSP X3 but any version will work
Animation Shop
PTU Kit Private Dancer bu Sweet Cravings Scraps by Kara found here
Thanks Kara!
Blue Blast animation found here 
Tube of choice I am using Elias Chatzoudis and you need a license to use his work found here
Font of choice I am using Moulin Rouge
Mask of choice I am using WSL-84 found here
Add Drop Shadow as you go with your settings at 2, 2, 65, 15 

Let's Begin!




Open up a new image. I like to use a tagger size of 460 x 460
Flood fill white
Add paper element 6 and right click copy, right click paste and add as new layer. Place this layer above the white layer. Add your mask (you may need to invert)
Now open up element frame 8 and right click copy, right click paste as new layer. Rotate the frame so that it looks mine above. Duplicate and tilt to the left (see example above)

Open up paper 3 and right click copy, right click paste as new layer. Place this layer below the frames. Using your magic wand click inside frame and then go to Selections-Modify-Expand by 8 then click on the paper layer and then go to Selections-Invert-hit delete on your keyboard and then deselect. Follow these same steps on the other frame.

Open up your tube of choice and right click copy, right click paste and add as new layer. Position her where you would like in the frame. Duplicate your tube and place one tube below the frame and one above the frame. Using your magic wand click inside the frame again and then go to Selections-Modify-Expand by 8 and then click on the the layer that is below the frame and then go to Selections-click invert -then hit delete on your keyboard. Now click on the tube that is above the frame and using your eraser, erase parts of the tube that are sticking out of the bottom of the frame. 

Now you can add any other elements you want making sure you copy and paste each one as a new layer

Add your name and copyright and if you would like to animate your tag follow down to the rest of the tut!


:Animation Shop:
  Open up the blue blast animation and you will see there are 12 frames. Delete the copyright frame. Then Select All frames then go to Animation -Resize Animation and resize to 150 x 150 in Pixel Size, Select All frames and minimize for now
Now go back to PSP and right click copy merged and right click paste as new animation. Then right click copy the first frame and paste after animation. Repeat this for a total of 11 frames. Select All frames , then bring over the blue blast and right click paste into seletion and place it on her hand, then right click paste into selection again and palce it on her other hand.
View animation!

Monday, August 29, 2011

Autumn Leaves FTU

This tutorial was written for those who have a working knowledge of PSP. Any similarity to another tutorial is purely coincidental.

:Supplies Needed: 
PSP X3 but any version will work
FTU Rainy Fall Scrap kit by Melissaz Creationz found here
Thank you Melissa!
Template Autumn Leaves by Mythical found Here 
Image of Autumn Trees found here 
Font of choice I am using Aquarelle and Miss le Gatees
Add Drop Shadow as you go with your settings at 2, 2, 65, 15 

Let's Begin!


Open up your Template and duplicate by holding the shift key and the letter D, close out the original template and then delete the copy right layer and the leaves in front, and then resize to your liking, I used a good tagger size of 460 x 460
Click on the large circle then go to Select All-Float-then Defloat then open up paper of choice right click copy, right click paste as new layer and place it above the circle layer, then go to Selections-Invert hit delete on your keyboard. 
On the left side rectangle do the same thing using a different paper of choice.
Now open up the image of the Autumn trees and right click copy and right click paste as new layer and place it below the white rectangle frame in the middle. You might need to stretch out the pic a bit to fit under the frame
Now we are going to colorize the little square diamond. First click on the layer and then go to Select All -Float -Defloat and colorize using this color #bd942d
Now open up the tree element and place it in the frame then just delete the bottom part of the trunk, do the same thing for the other tree on the left.
Add any other elements you want from the kit just making sure you copy and paste each one as a new layer
Type out your words . . .Autumn . . .Leaves
Add your name and copyright and you are done!

Monday, August 1, 2011

Sunset Summer PTU

This tutorial was written for those who have a working knowledge of PSP. Any similarity to another tutorial is purely coincidental.

:Supplies Needed: 
PSP X3 but any version will work
Plug-in Xero-Porcelain found here
PTU Sunset Summer by Sinfully Creative Scraps by Crys found here
Thank you Crys!
Tube of choice I am using Nicole Brune and you need a license for her work found here
Mask of choice I am using Mask WSL-345 found here
Font of choice I am using AL Sandra
Add Drop Shadow as you go with your settings at 2, 2, 65, 15 

Let's Begin!


Open up a new image I like to use a tagger size of 460 x 460 
 
Then open up Paper 9 and right click copy, right click paste as new layer, then add your mask, invert your mask

Then open frame 1 and right click, copy, right click paste as new layer, re size to your liking
 
Then open the moon2 element and right click copy, right click paste as new layer. Then go to Effects-Plug ins- Porcelain and have your settings set at this:
131
134
176
103
30
82
Click ok
 
Open up twinkles2 and right click copy, right click paste as new layer  on top of the moon layer

Then open up palm tree silhouette, right click copy, right click paste as new layer

Then open up Surf board and right click copy, right click paste as new layer

then open up the Lamp Post and right click copy, right click paste as new layer

Open up your tube of choice and right click copy, then right click paste as new layer, then go to Effects-Plug ins-Porcelain and have your settings set like this:
131
134
137
103
30
82
Click ok

Now open up the Boat element and right click copy, then right click paste as new layer

Add your name and copyright info
and your are done!