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You will need:

Font of your choice - I used one called Martini Script Fat

Tube & Close Up of your choice - I will be using the artwork of Danny Lee

License and Tubes available at his store HERE

His store is now closed but I'm sure you can find where he is selling now if you simply do a quick google search

My mask SpawnsFSMask43 ... Save to your Masks folder

 

Filters:

Mura's Meister/Copies

Eye Candy 6/Gradient Glow

DSB Flux/Bright Noise

 

 

 

Ok let's begin

Make you Foreground a Dark color from your Tube and your Background a Darker shade of the same color

Open a New Image 600x250

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

Flood Fill with your Foreground color

 

 

Load my Mask ... with the following settings

 

 

Layers> Merge Visible ... Layers> New Raster Layer

Make a Custom Selection ... with the following settings

 

 

Flood Fill with your Foreground color ... Selections> Select None

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

 

 

Effects> Mura's Meister> Copies ... Afterimage(rotate random) ... default settings

Effects> Mura's Meister> Copies ... Tiling ... default settings

 

 

Paste you Close Up as a New Layer and position covering the Right half of your Tag

Change the Blend Mode of this layer to Luminance(L)

Layers> Arrange> Move Down

 

 

Activate the Top Layer and rename it flux ... Duplicate this layer twice (for a total of 3)

Activate your Magic Wand Tool with the following settings

Mode - Add(Shift) ... Match Mode - RGB Value ... Tolerance 5 ... Feather 0

 

 

Click inside each of the 3 Horizontal lines so you have the following

 

 

Activate the flux layer

Effects> DSB Flux> Bright Noise ... with the following settings

 

Activate the Copy of flux layer ... Edit> Repeat Bright Noise ... click on the Mix button once then OK

Activate the Copy (2) of flux layer ... Edit> Repeat Bright Noise ... click on the Mix button once then OK

Selections> Select None

 

 

Hide the 2 Top flux layers for now

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

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

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 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

 

 

Tutorial written on the 21/05/2012 ©David Hanslip