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You will need:

Font of your choice - I used one called VoodooHouse

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

 

Filters:

Mura's Meister/Copies

Eye Candy 6/Gradient Glow

Greg's Factory Output vol. II/Hilite

 

 

Ok let's begin

Open a New Image 600x250 ... 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> Motion Blur ... with the following settings

 

 

Effects> Edge Effects> Enhance

Layers> Duplicate ... Activate the Original

Adjust> Hue and Saturation> Colorize ... with the following settings

 

 

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

 

 

Change your Foreground to the Metallic Silver Gradient

Angle - 45 ... Repeats - 5

Layers> New Raster Layer ... Flood Fill this layer with your Gradient

Change this layers Blend Mode to Difference

Layers> Merge> Merge Down ... Rename this Background

 

 

Activate the Top layer and rename it Radial

Layers> New Raster Layer ... Change your Foreground to a color from your Tube and your Background to Black

Make a Custom Selection ... with the following settings

 

 

Flood Fill the Selection with your Background color

Make a Custom Selection ... with the following settings

 

 

Flood Fill the Selection with your Foreground color

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

 

 

Selections> Select None

Effects> Distortion Effects> Wave ... with the following settings

 

 

Rename this layer Wave Lines

Layers> Duplicate .... Image> Flip ... Layers> Merge> Merge Down

(original and duplicate Wave Lines layers should now be merged together)

 

 

Effects> Eye Candy 6> Gradient Glow ... with the following settings

 

 

Select your Magic Wand Tool ... with the following settings

 

 

Click once between the two sets of lines and you should have the following

 

 

Selections> Modify> Expand by 7

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

Paste your Tube as New Layer, move to the left side of your tag & position so that what you want to keep is inside the Selection like so

 

 

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

Change this layers Blend Mode to Luminance(L) ... Effects> Edge Effects> Enhance ... Change this layers Opacity to around 40%

Activate the Wave Lines layer ... Paste your Tube as New Layer, move to a suitable position and apply a suitable Drop Shadow

 

 

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

Selections> Select All ... Selections> Modify> Contract by 4 ... Hit DELETE on your keyboard

 

 

Selections> Select All ... Selections> Modify> Contract by 3 ... Selections> Invert ... Flood Fill the Selection with your Foreground color

Adjust> Add/Remove Noise> Add Noise ... same settings as earlier

Selections> Select All ... Selections> Modify> Contract by 1 ... Selections> Invert ... Layers> New Raster Layer

Flood Fill the Selection with your Background color ... Selections> Select None .. Layers> Merge> Merge Down

 

 

Add Copyrights and your Name ... Activate the Radial layer

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

Activate the Radial layer

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

 

 

Effects> Greg's Factory Output vol. II> Hilite ... with the following settings

 

 

Activate the Copy of Radial layer ... Effects> Greg's Factory Output Vol. II> Pool Shadow ... change the Frequency to 24

Activate the Copy (2) of Radial layer ... Effects> Greg's Factory Output Vol. II> Pool Shadow ... change the Frequency to 36

Activate the Copy (3) of Radial layer ... Effects> Greg's Factory Output Vol. II> Pool Shadow ... change the Frequency to 48

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

 

 

 

ANIMATING


Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged

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



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

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



Return to PSP and unhide the Copy (2) of Radial layer ... Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged

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

 

Return to PSP and unhide the Copy (3) of Radial layer ... Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged

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

 

Edit> Select All ... Animation> Frame Properties ... change to 20

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 also using the artwork of Dave Nestler

 

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Tutorial written on the 9th May 2013

©David Hanslip