Sunday, June 20, 2010

Make Me A Star

Supplies Needed
PSP X2 ( any version will work)
Tube of choice or the one I am using the artwork of Jose Cano
and can be purchased at MPT
Scrap Starlite Romace by Foxy's Designz
this can be purchased at The Creativity Box.
Font of choice or the one I used: A&S Signwriter
Drop Shadow of choice.
Mask by WSL_84 Here

Remember to Save Often!!!

Let's begin
Open new image 600 x 600.
Open Frame5_FD copy paste resize then using Magic wand
 click inside frame copy and paste Pater12_FD
Selections Invert, Delete Add a close up of your tube if you wish.
Deselect.Merge these layers.
Open Spray_FD copy paste resize and place below frame layer.
Open Star2_FD copy paste resize the duplicate 3 times give these
 a light drop shadow.
Move them around till you are happy with placement then close out all other layers,
 merge stars. Duplicate 3 times rename F1,F2,F3.
Open Star1_FD copy paste duplicate 2 times place around top of frame.
Now close out other layers and merge group,
Open Splatte_FD copy paste above background layer resize,
 move around till you are happy with placement.
Open Flower_FD 1, 3.5, 6, & 8 copy paste see tag for placement.
Open leafs_FD copy paste resize then duplicate twice, place around flowers,
Open Ribbon1_FD copy paste resize then duplicate place either side of flowers,
Open String1_FD copy paste reszie place on left side of layer, see tag.
Open Butterfly1_FD copy paste resize duplicate the resize 2nd duplicated layer and
place on left side near flowers.
New raster layer above background layer selections select all.
open Paper2_FD copy and paste into selection apply mask merge group.
New layer above background layer Selections select all
copy paste Paper01_FD into selection, deselect, Apply mask then Image resize by 115.
This will give a nice glow effect around the edges.
Select your tube copy paste resize if needed then paste on right side of layer.
Add a Drop shadow to your layers.
This is only a guide and feel free to use any other element you wish.
Most of all have fun creating.
Add your Artist © and your name then crop and save.
If you wish to Animate please continue.


Close out layers F2 & F3 Edit Copy Special, copy merged
 click into AS paste as new animation.
Back in PSP close out layer F1 open layer F2 and repeat,
 do the dame again with layer F3.
Save as a gif.

This tutorial was written by Maree (aka Falcon) on 20 June 2010
Any similarities to this tutorial are purely coincidental

© Maree