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You will need:

Font of your choice - I used one called BritComics

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:

Mura's Meister/Copies

AAA Frames/Foto Frame

Eye Candy 6: Textures/Ripple

 

 

Ok let's begin

Change your Foreground to the Metallic Silver Gradient ... with the following settings

 

 

Open a New Image 600x250 ... Flood Fill with your Gradient

Layers> New Raster Layer ... Flood Fill with a medium color from your Tube

Effects> Texture Effects> Weave ... with the following settings

 

 

Change this layers Blend Mode to Multiply ... Rename this layer Ripples

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

 

 

Make a Custom Selection ... with the following settings

 

 

Activate the Bottom layer ... Selections> Promote Selection to Layer

Layers> Arrange> Bring To Top

Selections> Select None ... Paste your Tube as a New Layer

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

Edit> Repeat Copies

 

 

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

Image> Crop to Selection

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

 

 

Effects> Edge Effects> Enhance More

Make a Custom Selection ... with the same settings as earlier

Selections> Invert ... Hit DELETE on your keyboard ... Selections> Select None

Change this layers Blend Mode to Hard Light or one suitable

 

 

Paste your Tube as New Layer

Move to a suitable position and apply a suitable Drop Shadow

Layers> New Raster ... Flood Fill with Black ... Selections> Select All

Selections> Modify> Contract by 1

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

 

 

Add Copyrights and your Name

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

Activate the Ripples layer again

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

 

Activate the Copy of Ripples layer ... Effects> Eye Candy 6: Textures> Ripples

Hit the Random Seed button once

Activate the Copy (2) of Ripples layer ... Effects> Eye Candy 6: Textures> Ripples

Hit the Random Seed button once

Activate the Copy (3) of Ripples layer ... Effects> Eye Candy 6: Textures> Ripples

Hit the Random Seed button once

Selections> Select None ... Hide the 3 Top Ripples layers for now

 

 

 

ANIMATING


Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged

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

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

Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged

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

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

Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged

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

Return to PSP hide the Copy of (2) Ripples layer and unhide the Copy (3) of Ripples 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 7th June 2013

©David Hanslip