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You will need:

Font of your choice - I used one called Olicana Smooth

Tube of your choice - I will be using the artwork of Leonida Preda - License and Tubes available at Creative Design Outlet

 

Filters:

Mura's Meister/Copies

Xero/Porcelain

Xenofex 2/Constellation

 

 

Ok let's begin

Open a New Image 600x250

Change your Foreground to White and your Background to a Light color from your Tube

Flood Fill canvas with your Background Color

 

 

Paste your Tube as a New Layer

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

Edit> Repeat Copies ... same settings as above

 

 

Selections> Select All ... Selections> Clip to Canvas

Image> Crop to Selection

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

 

 

Effects> Edge Effects> Enhance More ... Change this layers Blend Mode to Luminance(L) or Luminance

Layers> Merge> Merge Down ... Layers> New Raster Layer

Make a Custom Selection ... with the following settings

 

 

Flood Fill this Selection with your Foreground color ... Selections> Select None

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

Rename this layer Con

 

 

Paste your Tube as a New Layer

Position on the Left side of your Tag so that all the White is covered like so

(I lowered opacity for screenshot purposes only so you see what I mean)

 

 

Once happy with your position ... Layers> Duplicate ... Image> Mirror ... Layers> Merge> Merge Down

Rename this layer Tubes ... Layers> Arrange> Move Down

Activate the Con layer ... Select your Magic Wand Tool ... with the following settings

 

 

Left Click once between the two white rectangles ... Activate the Tubes layer

Hit DELETE on your Keyboard ... Selections> Select None

Layers> New Raster Layer ... Layers> Arrange> Bring to Top

 

 

Change your Foreground to Black

Make a Custom Selection ... with the following settings

 

 

Flood Fill this Selection with your Foreground color ... Selections> Select None

Effects> Mura's Meister> Copies ... V-Tile(random h-line) ... change the Number to 12 & Tile Gap to 4

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

 

 

Make a Custom Selection ... with the following settings

 

 

Hit DELETE on your Keyboard ... Selections> Select None

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

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

 

 

Activate the Tubes layer ... Hit DELETE on your keyboard

Activate the Con layer ... Hit DELETE on your keyboard

Selections> Select None ... DELETE the layer with Black squares on

 

 

Paste your Tube as a New Layer

Effects> Xero> Porcelain ... change Blue Channel to 0

Move into a suitable position in the Middle of your Tag and apply a suitable Drop Shadow

 

 

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

Selections> Select All ... Selections> Modify> Contract by 2 ... Hit DELETE on your keyboard

Selections> Select None

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

 

 

Add Copyrights and your Name

 

 

Activate the Tubes layer ... Change the Blend Mode to Luminance(L) and the opacity to 50%

Effects> 3D Effects> Drop Shadow ... 0, 2, 100, 4, Black

Effects> 3D Effects> Drop Shadow ... 0, -2, 100, 4, Black

Active the Con layer ... Lower the Opacity to 30% ... Duplicate this layer three times (for a total of 4)

 

 

Activate the Con layer again

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

 

Activate the Copy of Con layer ... Edit> Repeat Constellation ... Hit the Random Seed button once

Activate the Copy (2) of Con layer ... Edit> Repeat Constellation ... Hit the Random Seed button once

Activate the Copy (3) of Con layer ... Edit> Repeat Constellation ... Hit the Random Seed button once

Selections> Select None ... Hide the top 3 Con layers

 

 

 

ANIMATING


Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged

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

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

Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged

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

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

Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged

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

Return to PSP hide the Copy of (2) Con layer and unhide the Copy (3) of Con 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 the 30th June 2013

©David Hanslip