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You will need:

Fonts of your choice - I used Crostini for the background Text and Immortal for the Name

Tubes of your choice - I will be using the artwork of Deanna Bach-Talsma - License and Tubes available at PSP Tube Stop

(I used a two part Tube one part being the Lady the other the Fox)

 

Filters:

Mura's Meister/Copies

Eye Candy 6:Textures/Swirl

 

 

Ok let's begin

Change your Foreground to a Medium color from your Tube

Change your Background color a Light color from your Tube

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

 

 

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

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

 

 

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

 

 

Change your Foreground to Color ... Layers> New Raster Layer

Make a Custom Selection ... with the following settings

 

 

Flood Fill this Selection with your Foreground color

Selections> Modify> Contract by 3 ... Hit DELETE on your keyboard

Selections> Select None ... Effects> Image Effects> Offset ... with the following settings

 

 

Image> Free Rotate ... with the following settings

 

 

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

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

 

 

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

 

 

Click once inside each of the rotated squares

Selections> Modify> Expand by 2 ... Layers> New Raster Layer

Flood Fill the Selections with your Background color ... Selections> Select None

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

 

 

Active the Bottom layer ... with your Text Tool type out some wording

I used "FoxyLady" ... These are the settings I used

Font - Crostini ... Size - 20 ... Bold ... Sharp ... Color Black

 

 

Objects> Align> Center in Canvas ... Layers> Convert to Raster Layer

Effects> Mura's Meister> Copies ... Tiling ... Change the Tile Gap to 3

Change this layers Blend Mode to Soft Light and Opacity to 50%

 

 

Activate the Swirl layer and Duplicate it twice (for a total of 3)

Activate the Swirl layer again ... Effects> Eye Candy 6: Textures> Swirl ... with the following settings

 

 

Activate the Copy of Swirl layer

Effects> Eye Candy 6: Textures> Swirl ... click on the Random Seed button once then on ok

Activate the Copy (2) of Swirl layer

Effects> Eye Candy 6: Textures> Swirl ... click on the Random Seed button once then on ok

 

 

Hide the 2 Top Swirl layers for now ... Activate the Top Layer

Paste your Tube as a New Layer, position on the Left side of your Tag and apply a suitable Drop Shadow

Paste your second Tube as a New Layer, position on the Right side of your Tag and apply a suitable Drop Shadow

 

 

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

Selections> Select All ... Selections> Modify> Contract by 3 ... Hit DELETE on your keyboard

Selections> Select None ... Adjust> Add/Remove Noise> Add Noise ... with the following settings

 

 

Layers> New Raster Layer ... 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

 

 

 

ANIMATING

Edit> Copy Special> Copy Merged

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

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

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

Return to PSP unhide the Copy of (2) Swirl 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 28th August 2012

©David Hanslip