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You will need:
Font of your choice - I used one called Abrazo
Tube of your choice - I will be using the artwork of Ismael Rac - License and Tubes available at his store HERE

Filters:
L en K/Trouble (also known as L&K Filters)
Mura's Meister/Copies
DSB Flux/Bright Noise



Ok let's begin

Open a New Image 600x150

Flood Fill image with a Light color from your Tube

Layers> Duplicate ... and with the duplicate active

Effects> L en K> Trouble ... with the following settings

Control 2 - 255
Set all other to 0

Change the Layers Blend Mode to Multiply

Layers> Merge> Merge Down

Image> Canvas Size ... with the following settings



Image> Free Rotate ... with the following settings



Crop image 600x250

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

Vertical - 0
Horizontal - 0
Opacity - 100
Blur - 10
Color - Black

Edit> Repeat Drop Shadow

Layers> Duplicate

Rename the top layer "L&K"

Activate the bottom layer and rename it "flux"

Effects> Mura's Meister> Copies ... V-Tile(rotate) ... change "Number" from 3 to 20 and click ok

Duplicate this layer twice (for a total of 3)

Activate the "flux" layer

Make a Custom Selection ... with the following settings

Top - 45
Right - 65
Bottom - 53
Left - 59

Selections> Modify> Select Color Range

Tolerance - 15
Softness - 12
Add Color Range - checked
Reference color - hover your mouse over your Tag and left-click inside the selection
(the reference color box should change to the color you clicked on)

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

Intensity - 30
Direction - Mix

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

Selections> Select None

Hide the 2 top flux layers for now

Activate the L&K layer

Now go to your Tube image
Edit> Copy

Go back to your Tag
Edit> Paste as new layer

Position to your liking then add a suitable Drop Shadow

Crop image 600x250

Layers> New Raster Layer
Selections> Select All
Selections> Modify> Select Selection Borders ... with the following settings

Inside
Anti Alias - checked
Border Width - 2

Flood Fill your Border Selection with a suitable color

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 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

 

 

Here is another example by my friend Sezy

 

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Tutorial written on the 1st April 2011
©David Hanslip