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You will need:

Font of your choice - I used one called birchctt

Tube of your choice - I will be using the artwork of Danny Drake

Unfortunately he no longer sells his art in tube format

One of my Templates SpawnsFSTemplate050

 

Filters:

DSB Flux/Bright Noise

Eye Candy 6/Gradient Glow

Eye Candy 6/Perspective Shadow (optional)

Penta.com/Dot and Cross

Xero/Porcelain (optional)

 

 

 

Ok let's begin

Open my Template ... Window> Duplicate ... Close Original ... Delete the Credits and

Background 3 layers ... Activate the Background 2 layer

Paste your Tube as a New Layer

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

Repeat if necessary to cover canvas

 

 

Adjust> Blur> Motion Blur

Effects> Edge Effects> Enhance

Activate the Background 2 layer ... Selections>Select All ... Selections> Float

Selections> Defloat ... Selections> Invert ... Activate the copies tube layer ... Edit> Clear

Selections> Select None

 

 

Paste your Tube as a New Layer ... Move to the right of your canvas

Move this layer below the Background 2 layer and move to a suitable position

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

Effects> Penta.com> Dot and Cross

 

 

Paste your Tube as a New Layer

Move this layer above the Background 2 layer and activate the Background 2 layer

Selections>Select All ... Selections> Float ... Selections> Defloat

 

 

Using the Move Tool position the Tube layer so what you want

to keep is inside the selection ... with the Tube layer active ... Selections> Invert

Edit> Clear ... Selections> Select None ... Change this layer Blend Mode to

Luminance or Luminance(L) ... Effects> Penta.com> Dot and Cross ... same settings as earlier

 

 

Activate the Single Stripe layer ... Layers> Merge> Merge Down

Selections>Select All ... Selections> Float ... Selections> Defloat

Layers> New Raster Layer

Change your Foreground color to a light color from your Tube

Flood Fill the middle selection with this light color

Change your Foreground an Background colors to two medium ones from your Tube

 

 

Flood Fill the Left Selection with your Foreground color and the

Right Selection with your Background color

Selections> Select None ... Rename this layer Flux ... Delete the Double Stripes layer

Activate the Flux Layer ... Duplicate this layer three times (for a total of 4)

 

 

Activate the Flux layer again ... Effects> DSB Flux> Bright Noise

Activate the Copy of Flux layer

Effects> DSB Flux> Bright Noise ... click on the Mix button once then on ok

Activate the Copy (2) of Flux layer

Effects> DSB Flux> Bright Noise ... click on the Mix button once then on ok

 

 

Activate the Copy (3) of Flux layer

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

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

Click on the Basic tab and change the Glow Radius to 1

 

 

Move this layer below the Flux Layer ... Hide the 2 top Flux layers for now

Activate the Left Circle layer ... Selections>Select All ... Selections> Float ... Selections> Defloat

Layers> New Raster Layer ... Flood Fill the Selection with your Background color

Paste your Tube as a New Layer

Move into position so what you want to keep is inside the selection

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

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

Layers> Merge> Merge Down

 

 

Activate the Right Circle layer

Repeat the above in red but this time use your Foreground color for Flood Fill

Delete the Left Circle and Right Circle layers

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

 

 

Activate the left tube circle layer

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

Click on the Basic tab and change the Glow Radius to 2 and color to Foreground

Edit> Repeat Gradient Glow .. same settings

 

 

Activate the right tube circle layer

Effects> Eye Candy 6> Gradient Glow

Same settings as before but change the color to Background

Edit> Repeat Gradient Glow .. same settings

 

 

Paste your Tube as a New Layer ... Layers> Arrange> Bring to Top

Resize if needed and position where you like

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 a color from your Tube

Selections> Select All ... Selections> Modify> Contract ... by 2

Edit> Clear ... Selections> Select None

Effects> DSB Flux> Bright Noise ... same settings as before

Add Copyrights and your Name

 

 

 

ANIMATING


Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged ... Now open Animation Shop

Edit> Paste> As New Animation

Return to PSP ... unhide the Copy of Flux layer ... Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged

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

Return to PSP ... unhide the Copy (2) of flux 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 09/01/17 ©David Hanslip