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You will need:

Font of your choice - I used one called North Condensed Light

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

 

Filters:

Mura's Meister/Copies

Eye Candy 6: Textures/Swirl

Xenofex 2/Constellation

 

 

Ok let's begin

Open a New Image 600x250 ... Flood Fill with a Light color from your Tube (not white)

Layers> New Raster Layer

Make a Custom Selection ... with the following settings

 

 

Flood Fill this Selection with the color grey ... #808080

Selections> Select None ... Effects> Edge Effects> Enhance ... Change this layers Blend Mode to Screen and the Opacity to 70%

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

 

 

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

Activate the Bottom layer

Effects> Eye Candy 6: Textures> Swirl

Click on the "Settings" tab and then on the "Settings Tour (seamless tile)" folder then click on "Painterly: Random Twists" so it is highlighted blue

Click on the "Basic" tab and click the "Random Seed" button once

 

 

Selections> Invert

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

 

 

Selections> Promote Selection to Layer ... Selections> Select None

Activate the Top Layer ... Layers> Merge> Merge Down ... Rename this layer xen

Duplicate this layer three times (for a total of 4 layers)

Rename the Top xen layer Lines

 

 

Activate the xen layer

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

 

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

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

Selections> Select None ... Hide the top 2 xen layers

 

 

Activate the Lines layer

Paste your Tube as a New Layer, move to a suitable position and apply a suitable Drop Shadow

 

 

Layers> New Raster Layer ... Flood Fill with the Tube color you used earlier

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

 

 

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

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 xen layer and unhide the Copy of xen layer

Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged

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

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

Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged

 

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

Edit> Select All ... Animation> Frame Properties ... change to 15

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 10th of October 2013

©David Hanslip