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You will need:

Font of your choice

Tube of your choice - I will be using the artwork of Stan Dudin

License and Tubes available at PicsForDesign

 

My Stars Image

 

Filters:

Eye Candy 6/Gradient Glow

Eye Candy 6/Perspective Shadow

Mura's Meister/Copies

DSB Flux/Bright Noise

Xero/Porcelain

AAA Frames/Foto Frame

Xenofex 2/Constellation

 

 

Ok let's begin

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

Position in the middle of your canvas ... Resize if needed ... Layers> Duplicate

Activate the Bottom Tube layer

 

 

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

Effects> DSB Flux> Bright Noise ... with the following settings

 

 

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

Layers> Merge> Merge Visible

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

Change the Number to a suitable amount I chose 6

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

 

 

Layers> New Raster Layer ... Layers> Arrange> Send to Bottom

Set your Foreground to White

Set your Background color to a color from your Tube

Click on your Foreground again and set it to Gradient ... with the following settings

 

 

Flood Fill the Bottom Layer with your Gradient

Activate the Top Layer

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

Layers> Merge> Merge Visible

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

 

 

Paste your Tube as a New Layer ... Position to left of your canvas ... Resize if needed

Layers> Duplicate ... Activate the Bottom Tube layer ... Take previous steps above in red

Activate the Top Tube layer ... Effects> Xero> Porcelain ... all channels set to 0

Layers> Merge> Merge Down ... Selections> Select All ... Selections> Clip to Canvas

Image> Crop to Selection

 

 

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

Selections> Select All ... Selections> Modify> Contract ... 12 pixels

Edit> Clear ... Selections> Modify> Expand ... 6 pixels

Selections> Invert ... Edit> Clear

Activate the Tube Layer ... Edit> Clear ... Selections> Select None

Activate the Top Layer ... Rename this layer Bling Frame

Change this layers Transparency to 50% ... Duplicate this layer twice (for a total of 3)

 

 

Activate the Bling Frame layer

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

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

Hit the Random Seed button once

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

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

 

 

Activate the Tube Layer

Effects> AAA Frames> Foto Frame ... with the same settings as earlier

Open my Stars Image copy it and Paste As New Layer

Adjust> Brightness and Contrast> Brightness/Contrast

Set Brightness to 255 and Contrast to 0

 

 

In the Layers Palette move this layer below the Tube Layer

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

Activate the Star Bling layer

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

 

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

Hit the Random Seed button once

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

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

 

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 Star Frame and Star Bling layer

And unhide the Copy of Star Frame and Copy of Star Bling layers

Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged

 

 

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

Return to PSP hide the Copy of Star Frame and Copy of Star Bling layer

And unhide the Copy (2) of Star Frame and Copy (2) of Star 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

 

Here is another example by me

 

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Tutorial written 7/12/16 ©David Hanslip