Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Scare Me! I dare you! 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, Halloween Time by Sinfully Creative Scraps by Crys found here
Thanks Crys!
Mask of choice I am using WSL mask 84 found here
Font od choice I am using Frankendork and Witched
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
Open up paper 1 and right click copy, right click paste as new layer, then add your mask.
Open element 7 (the tree)and right click copy, right click paste as new layer place on top of mask/paper layer
Open element 1(the fence) and right click copy, right click paste as new layer place it above the tree layer. Resize to your liking using your pick tool
Open up element 16 (the house) and right click copy, and right click paste as new layer. Resize to your liking using your pick tool
 Open up element 15, (the cat tube) and right click copy, right click paste as new layer and resize to your liking using your pick tool. Duplicate your tube, then close off the duplicate tube layer.
Open up the element 17 (the witch hat) and right click copy, right click paste as new layer. Resize to your liking
Now add any other elements you want on your tag.
Add your name and copyright info!

Follow below to the rest of the tut if you choose to animate.

:Animation Shop:
  Go back to PSP and right click copy merged and then go back to AS and right click paste as new animation. Then go back to PSP and close off the original tube layer and open up your duplicate tube layer, then using your free hand selection tool on the setting, point to point, click around the cats eyes. Then go up to Adjust-Brightness and Contrast-Brightness/contrast and have your settings set to this:
40 and 0
then go up to Selections-Select None (deselect)
Now right click copy merged and paste into animation shop after current frame
View animation!

 

Monday, September 12, 2011

R.I.P. 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 This is Halloween Scrap kit by Sinfully Creative Scraps by Crys found here
Thanks Crys!
Mask of choice I am using WSL mask 84 found here
Font of choice I am using Blood of Dracula and Bloody

Let's Begin!

Open up a new image. I like to use a tagger size of 460 x 460
Flood fill white
Open element 67 and right click copy, right click paste as new layer, resize to your liking and position in the middle of your tag. Then with the font Bloody, type out, R.I.P. HERE LIES, then in Blood of Dracula font type out your name
then add any other elements you would like just make sure you copy and paste each one as a new layer
Open up element 1 and place where mine is. see example above
Open up paper 15 and right click copy, right click paste as new layer and place above the white raster layer then add you mask.

Now follow down to the rest of the tut if you want to animate

:Animation Shop:
  Go back to PSP and close off all layers except for the ghost layer, then right click copy merged and then go to Animation Shop and right click paste as New Animation
. Then go up to Effects-Insert Image Effect and choose Underwater then click customize and have your settings like mine
You will have 8 frames, delete the first one so you can have 7 frames, highlight All frames by holding down the control key plus the letter A, minimize for now.
Now go back to PSP and close off the ghost layer and open up all the other layers. Then right click copy merged and  then go back to AS and right click paste as new animation. Then highlight all frames like you did before, then open up your ghost animation and right click copy, then paste into selection onto your tag.
View animation!


And here is another tag you can do with the same kit!

 Any similarity to another tutorial is purely coincidental.

:Supplies Needed: 
PSP X3 but any version will workTube of choice I am using the artwork of Irina Grank and you need a license to use her work and can be found here
and mask of choice I am using Mask WSL-255 found here
Font of choice I am using Burton's Nightmare


Copy and paste each element as a new layer including tube!
Open paper 13 and right click copy, right click paste as new layer on your bottom layer, add your mask, invert your mask
Add your name and copyright info!