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You will need:

Font of your choice

Tube of your choice - I will be using the artwork of Martin Abel

License and Tubes available at Creative Design Outlet

 

Filters:

AAA Frames/Foto Frame

Eye Candy 6/Perspective Shadow

Eye Candy 6/Gradient Glow

Mura's Meister/Copies

Xenofex 2/Constellation

Xero/Porcelain (optional)

 

 

 

Ok let's begin

Open a New Image 600x250 ... Paste your Tube as a New Layer

(make sure it reaches top and bottom of canvas)

Effects> Mura's Meister> Copies ... *Line ... default settings

Effects> Distortion Effects> Pixelate ... Block Height & Width both set to 6

Effects> Texture Effects> Mosaic-Antique ... with the following settings

 

 

Selections> Select All ... Selections> Clip to Canvas ... Image> Crop to Selection

Effects> AAA Frames> Foto Frame ... with the following settings

 

 

Layers> New Raster Layer

Make a Custom Selection ... with the following settings

 

 

Change your Foreground and Background colors to 2 from your Tube

Flood Fill the Selection with your Foreground color (this will be layer Bar1)

Layers> New Raster Layer

Make a Custom Selection ... with the following settings

 

 

Flood Fill the Selection with your Background color (this will be layer Bar2)

Selections> Select None ... Adjust> Add/Remove Noise ... with the following settings

 

 

Activate the Bar1 layer ... Edit> Repeat Add Noise

Effects> Eye Candy 6> Gradient Glow ... with the following settings

 

 

Activate the Bar2 layer

Effects> Eye Candy 6> Gradient Glow ... same settings but change color to Foreground color

Effects> Eye Candy 6> Gradient Glow ... change the Glow Radius to 3 and color to White

Activate the Bar1 layer ... Edit> Repeat Gradient Glow ... Activate the Bar2 layer

Layers> Merge> Merge Down

 

 

Selections> Select All ... Selections> Modify> Contract ... 18 pixels

Selections> Invert ... Edit> Clear ... Selections> Select None

Layers> New Raster Layer ... Make a Custom Selection ... with the following settings

 

 

Flood Fill with White

Effects> Mura's Meister> Copies ... Tiling ... default settings but change Tile Gap to 3

Make a Custom Selection ... with the following settings

 

 

Selections> Invert ... Edit> Clear ... Selections> Select None

Rename this layer Bling ... Duplicate this layer twice (for a total of 3)

 

 

Activate the Bling layer

Effects> Xenofex 2> Constellation ... with the following settings

Activate the Copy of Bling layer ... Edit> Repeat Constellation.

Hit the Random Seed button once

Activate the Copy (2) Bling layer ... Edit> Repeat Constellation

Hit the Random Seed button once ... Hide the top 2 Bling layers

You might need to change the Brightness on these layers depending on background created by Tube

 

 

Paste your Tube as a New Layer ... Position on either side of your canvas

Effects> Eye Candy 6> Gradient Glow ... Settings ... Simple (thin) ... White

Effects> Eye Candy 6> Perspective Shadow ... Settings ... Drop ... Blurry

Effects> Xero> Porcelain ... all Color Channels set to 0

 

 

Layers> New Raster Layer ... Flood Fill with your Foreground color

Selections> Select All ... Selections> Modify> Contract ... 6 pixels ... Edit> Clear

Selections> Modify> Expand ... 2 pixels ... Selections> Invert

Flood Fill Selection with your Background color

Selections> Invert ... Selections> Modify> Expand ... 2 pixels ... Selections> Invert

Flood Fill Selection with Black

Selections> Select None ... Adjust> Add/Remove Noise ... with the same settings as earlier

 

Add Copyrights and your Name

 

 

ANIMATING


Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged

Now open Animation Shop ... Edit> Paste> As New Animation

Return to PSP hide the Bling layer and unhide the Copy of Bling layer

Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged

 

Go back to Animation Shop ... Edit> Paste> After Current Frame

Return to PSP hide the Copy of Bling layer and unhide the Copy (2) of Bling layer

Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged

Go back to Animation Shop ...Edit> Paste> After Current Frame

And that's it. All that's left is to save your Tag ... If you wish to Preview it first View> Animation

 

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Tutorial written on 12/12/16 ©David Hanslip