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You will need:

Font of your choice - I used one called Milwich

Tube of your choice - I will be using the artwork of Gaetano Di Falco

Unfortunately he no longer sells his art in tube format

 

Filters:

Eye Candy 6: Textures/Swirl

Eye Candy 6/Gradient Glow

Mura's Meister/Copies

DSB Flux/Bubbles

 

 

 

Ok let's begin

Open a New Image 600x250

Make a Custom Selection ... with the following settings

 

 

Flood Fill this Selection with Black

Effects> Eye Candy 6: Textures> Swirl ... with the following settings

 

 

Selections> Select None

Eye Candy 6/Gradient Glow ... with the following settings

 

 

Layers> New Raster Layer

Make a Custom Selection ... with the following settings

 

 

Flood Fill this Selection with Black ... Selections> Select None

Layers> Arrange> Send to Bottom ... Image> Flip

Layers> Duplicate ... Effects> Image Effects> Offset ... with the following settings

 

 

Layers> Duplicate ... Effects> Image Effects> Offset ... same settings as before

Hide the Top Layer ... Layers> Merge> Merge Visible ... with 3 line layer active

Layers> Duplicate ... Image> Flip ... Layers> Merge> Merge Down

Effects> Eye Candy 6: Textures> Swirl ... Hit the Random Seed button once

Eye Candy 6/Gradient Glow ... change the Glow Radius to 2

unhide the Top layer

 

 

Layers> New Raster Layer ... Flood Fill with Black

Paste your Tube as a New Layer

Effects> Mura's Meister> Copies ... *Wall paper(rotate) ... default settings

Repeat if necessary to cover your canvas

 

 

Adjust> Blur> Motion Blur ... with the following settings

Effects> Edge Effects> Enhance

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

 

 

Effects> DSB Flux> Bubbles ... with the following settings

 

 

Change this layers Blend Mode to Luminance or Luminance(L)

Layers> Marge> Merge Down ... Layers> Arrange> Send to Bottom ... Activate the Lines layer

Paste your Tube as a New Layer ... position on the left side of your canvas

Apply a suitable Drop Shadow

 

 

Layers> Duplicate ... Image> Mirror ... Layers> Merge> Merge Down

Activate the Top layer ... Layers> New Raster Layer ... Flood Fill with a color from your Tube

Selections> Select All ... Selections> Modify> Contract ... by 1

Selections> Select None

Edit> Clear ... Adjust> Add/Remove Noise> Add Noise ... with the following settings

 

 

Add copyrights and your Name ... Activate the Bottom layer ... Edit> Copy

 

 

 

ANIMATING


Open Animation Shop

Edit> Paste> As New Animation ... Effects> Insert Image Effects

 

 

Click on the Customize button

 

 

Change the first 4 waves to the following

Wave 1: X -10 ... Y 17

Wave 2: X -28 ... Y -33

Wave 3: X 17 ... Y 17

Wave 4: X 0 ... Y 33

 

Set all other waves to X 0 ... Y 0

Click on OK then on OK again ... DELETE the last Frame

This is your Animation



Return to PSP hide the Bottom layer

Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged ... Go back to Animation Shop

Edit> Paste> As New Animation ... Edit> Copy

Hold down CTRL and keep pressing L until you have 20 frames

Edit> Select All ... Edit> Copy

 

 

Activate your Animation ... Edit> Select All

Edit> Paste> Into Selected Frames ... move into position and click once

Animation> Frame Properties ... set to 6

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

 

 

Here is another example created by me using the artwork of Eugene rzhevskii

 

 

Tutorial written on 28/12/17 ©David Hanslip