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You will need:

Font of your choice

Tube of your choice - I will be using the artwork of JM Leotti

This artist is not currently selling their art in Tube Format

 

Filters:

Mura's Meister/Copies

DSB Flux/Bright Noise

 

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Open a New Image 600x250 ... Flood Fill with Black

Layers> New Raster Layer

Make a Custom Selection ... with the following settings

Left 0 - Top 0 - Right 55 - Bottom 250 ... Flood Fill the Selection with Light Grey

Selections> Select None

 

 

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

Layers> Duplicate ... Effects> Image Effects> Offset ... with the same settings as before

Layers> Merge> Merge Down ... Layers> Merge> Merge Down

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

Rename this layer Flux

 

 

Layers> New Raster Layer

Make a Custom Selection ... with the following settings

Left 10 - Top 0 - Right 45 - Bottom 250 ... Flood Fill the Selection with Medium Grey

Selections> Select None ... repeat steps above in red ... Rename this layer Medium Lines

 

 

Activate the Bottom layer

Paste your Tube as a New Layer ... Effects> Mura's Meister> Copies ... *Line ... default settings

Change this layers Blend Mode to Luminance or Luminance(L)

Effects> Texture Effects> Mosaic - Antique ... with the following settings

 

 

Activate the Flux layer ... Duplicate this layer twice times (for a total of 3)

Activate the Flux layer again ... Effects> DSB Flux> Bright Noise

 

 

Activate the Copy of Flux layer

Effects> DSB Flux> Bright Noise ... click on the Mix button once then on ok

Activate the Copy (2) of Flux layer

Effects> DSB Flux> Bright Noise ... click on the Mix button once then on ok

Change the Opacity of all the Flux layers to 65% and Hide the top 2 Flux layers

 

 

Activate the Medium Lines layer

Paste your Tube as a New Layer ... Effects> Mura's Meister> Copies ... *Wall Paper(rotate)... default settings

Repeat if necessary to cover your canvas

Selections> Select All ... Selections> Clip to Canvas ... Image> Crop to Selection

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

 

 

Effects> Edge Effects> Enhance More

Effects> Texture Effects> Mosaic - Antique ... with the following settings

 

 

Change this layers Blend Mode to Luminance or Luminance(L)

Activate the Medium Lines layer again

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

Selections> Invert ... Activate the top layer ... Edit> Clear ... Selections> Select None

Effects> 3D Effects> Drop Shadow ... with the following settings

 

 

Edit> Repeat Drop Shadow

Paste your Tube as a New Layer ... move to the left side of your canvas and apply a suitable Drop Shadow

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

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

Selections> Select All ... Selections> Modify> Contract ... by 2

Edit> Clear ... Selections> Select None

 

 

Effects> DSB Flux> Bright Noise ... same settings as earlier

Add Copyrights and your Name

 

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Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged ... Now open Animation Shop

Edit> Paste> As New Animation

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

Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged

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

Return to PSP hide the Copy of Flux layer and unhide the Copy (2) of flux 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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Here is another example, this time using the artwork of LadyMishka

This time I used a color from the Tube on the Medium Lines layer

 

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Tutorial written on 18/05/2018 ©David Hanslip