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You will need:
Font of your choice - I used one called Kunstware
Tube of your choice - I will be using the artwork of Ismael Rac - License and Tubes available at his store HERE
My selection which you can get HERE ... unzip into your Selections folder

Filters:
Kang 3/Mercedes Jellybean
Mura's Meister/Copies
dsb flux/Bright Noise
AAA Frames/Foto Frame


Ok let's begin

Open a New Image 600x250 Flood Fill with a color from your Tube

Effects> Kang 3> Mercedes Jellybean ... with the following settings



Select your Magic Wand Tool ... with these settings



Click on a Black part of your image like so



Selections> Modify> Select Color Range ... with the following settings



Hit DELETE on your keyboard

Selections> Select None

Load the selection I provided at the start of the Tutorial
(Spawns-Jellybean)

Hit DELETE on your keyboard

Selections> Select None

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



Rename this layer "Jellybean"

Now go to your Tube image
Edit> Copy

Go back to your Tag
Edit> Paste as new layer

In your layer palette move this layer to the bottom and rename it "Background"

Effects> Mura’s Meister> Copies .... Wallpaper rotate (default settings)

Crop image to 600x250

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



Effects> Edge Effects> Enhance

Layers> New Raster Layer ... drag to the top of your layer palette

Load my selection again and Flood Fill with a color from your Tube then lower the layers opacity to about 40%

Rename layer "Low Opacity"

Keep selection

Layers> New Raster Layer

Selections> Invert ... Flood Fill areas White

Selections> Modify> Contract ... by 5

Hit DELETE on your keyboard

Selections> Select None

Effects> 3D Effects> Inner Bevel ... with the following settings



Merge this layer with the "Low Opacity" layer

Selections> Select All

Selections> Modify> Select Selection Borders ... with the following settings



Hit DELETE on your keyboard

Activate the "Jellybean" layer and hit DELETE on your keyboard again

Selections> Select None

Select the "Background" layer

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



Activate the "Jellybean" layer

Duplicate twice (for a total of 3)

Activate the "Jellybean" layer again

Effects> dsb flux> Bright Noise ... with the following settings



Activate the "Copy of Jellybean" layer
Effects> dsb flux> Bright Noise ... click on the Mix button once then on ok

Activate the "Copy (2) of Jellybean" layer
Effects> dsb flux> Bright Noise ... click on the Mix button once then on ok

Now go to your Tube image
Edit> Copy

Go back to your Tag
Edit> Paste as new layer

In your layer palette move this layer to the top (if not already there)

Select your Mover Tool and move your Tube into a position you are happy with then add a suitable Drop Shadow

Crop image to 600x250

Selections> Select All

Selections> Modify> Select Selections Border ... with the following settings



Hit DELETE on your keyboard

Selections> Select None

Add Copyrights and your Name

Now it’s time to save your Tag ready to be animated
File> Save As ... under "File Type" choose PSP Animation Shop (*psp.)

<<< HOW TO ANIMATE >>>

 

 

Here is another example by my friend Sezy

 

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Tutorial written on the 13th January 2011
©David Hanslip