Saturday, February 10, 2018

No Scraps Forum "Lonely Friends"


Lonely Friends

 
 

This tutorial was written by me on February 03, 2018 using my own ideas.

Any resemblance to others is coincidental and accidental.

This tutorial assumes you have a working knowledge of psp and is written in PSPX6.

 

Supplies:

"Cat and Mouse" tube by Nik159 - this is a FTU artist - Please do not use this art without the proper permission from artist

Word Art/Saying of choice

 

 

Filters:

Xero_Fritillary

Xenofex 2_Constalation

 

Fonts:

edcom

 

Abbreviations:

DS_Drop Shadow

ANL_Add New Layer

EC_Eye Candy

GG_Gradient Glow

AS_Animation Shop

C/P_Copy and Paste

FF_Flood Fill

 

 

Open blank 600x250 canvas

C/P tube placing at bottom

Adjust_Blur_Motion Blur_345_100

Repeat blur until image just touches top of canvas

Duplicate

Adjust_Blur_Motion Blur_80_100

Repeat blur just until any blanks are mostly covered

Xero_Fritillary_5_30_10_10

Selection Tool_Rectangle

Draw a narrow selection across tag close to the bottom

ANL to top

FF #b14d23

Select none

Blend Mode_Overlay

Duplicate

Click on top strip on tag

Using arrow keys, click up about 12 times

Duplicate this layer 4 times

Xenofex 2_ Constellation _2_2_1_1_50_75_45_Keep Original Image_Random Seed 2991

Repeat Constellation on each strip layer, hitting random seed each time

Close bottom 3 strip layers for now

C/P tube placing at bottom of tag

DS_0_-15_35_45_Black

Add any word art/saying you choose

ANL to top

FF #b14d23

Select All

Contract 2

FF Black

Contract 1

FF #b14d23

Contract 2

Delete

Select none

Adjust_Add Noise_Gaussian 25

DS_0_0_100_10_Black

Add all correct copyright/license information

Name_edcom_20_Black

 

Animating:

 

Copy Merged

AS

Paste As New Animation

Back to PSP

Close top strip layer

Open 2nd strip layer

Copy Merged

AS

Paste After Current Frame

Repeat for the remaining strip layers

View Animation

If happy, save!!

 

 

Sunday, February 4, 2018

No Scraps "Dotted Love"


Dotted Love

 
 

This tutorial was written by me on January 23, 2018 using my own ideas.

Any resemblance to others is coincidental and accidental.

This tutorial assumes you have a working knowledge of psp and is written in PSPX6.

 

Supplies:

"Chocolate Box" tube by Sherri Baldy


Heart Pre-Set Shape

 

Filters:

Eye Candy 5_Impact_Glass

 

Fonts:

Echinos Park Script

 

Abbreviations:

DS_Drop Shadow

ANL_Add New Layer

EC_Eye Candy

GG_Gradient Glow

AS_Animation Shop

C/P_Copy and Paste

FF_Flood Fill

 

 

When working with templates, always Shift+D to duplicate, close original,

then on each layer, select with magic wand (or Select All, Float, De-float), ANL,

close/delete the original, do steps required in tutorial, select none

 

SD Circle 1_ #f2f2c5

Add Noise_Uniform 15

SD Rectangle_ #8e000a

SD Dots_ #f6d66a

Add Noise_Uniform_50

SD Circel 2_ #de9186

Add Noise_Uniform 20

SD Circel 3_ #b40817

SD Rectangle 2_Add Noise_Uniform 30

Adjust_Add Noise_Automatic Small Scratch Removal_0_50_Normal_Remove Light Scratches

SD Rectangle Frame_ #b30716

SD Dare WA_Close/Delete

SD Plate_#de9186

Opacity_48

Pre-Set Shape Tool_Heart_Fill #ff0000

Draw a heart on one end of SD Plate

Convert to raster

EC5_Impact_Glass_Clear, No Drop Shadow

Duplicate

Mirror

Duplicate one of the hearts

Resize 85%

Move down and place as shown

Duplicate small heart

Mirror

DS each layer_0_0_75_10_Black

C/P tube placing as shown

DS_3_15_50_20_Black

Add all correct copyright/license information

Name_Echinos Park Script_100_Black

DS_2_3_100_5_#ff0000

Save!!

 

No Scraps "Love Hearts"

Love Hearts



 

This tutorial was written by me on January 23, 2018 using my own ideas.

Any resemblance to others is coincidental and accidental.

This tutorial assumes you have a working knowledge of psp and is written in PSPX6.

 

Supplies:

"Herzilein Angelina" hearts tube by Pitti's Grafikwolke - Pitti is a FTU artist who offers tubes on site


 

Filters:

No filters used

 

Fonts:

CamelliaD

 

Abbreviations:

DS_Drop Shadow

ANL_Add New Layer

EC_Eye Candy

GG_Gradient Glow

AS_Animation Shop

C/P_Copy and Paste

FF_Flood Fill

 

 

When working with templates, always Shift+D to duplicate, close original,

then on each layer, select with magic wand (or Select All, Float, De-float), ANL,

close/delete the original, do steps required in tutorial, select none

 

 

Diamond Circle_Leave as is

Heart 1_FF #7c0000

Add Noise_Uniform 65

Heart 2_FF #ff3b3b

Add Noise_Uniform 25

C/P tube placing as shown

DS_0_0_65_15_Black

Stars_FF#ff3b3b

Add Noise_Uniform 40

Love_FF #ff3b3b

Add Noise_Uniform 45

Heart_FF #ff3b3b

Add Noise_Uniform 45

Close tube and diamond circle layers

Copy Merged

Paste As New Layer

Adjust_Blur_Radial Blur_Zoom_Elliptical_5_100_100_0

Add Noise_Uniform 25

Open closed layers

DS Diamond Circle, Heart 1, Heart 2, Stars, Love, Heart layers_2_2_100_2_Black

Add all correct copyright/license information

Name_CamelliaD_30_Black

Save!
 
This tag features the art of Andrea Young. Ms. young's site is currently down, but Google will give you several sites with her art.
 
 
 
 

No Scraps "Beautiful Soul"

 

Beautiful Soul 3 Piece Set

 

 

 

 

This tutorial was written by me on January 23, 2018 using my own ideas.

Any resemblance to others is coincidental and accidental.

This tutorial assumes you have a working knowledge of psp and is written in PSPX6.

 

Supplies:

"Pray For My Soul" 119059 Exclusive by OrkusArt for PicsForDesign - This was a pre-paid project tube

"Beautiful" Template by Brunette of Creative Misfits

 

Filters:

Filters Unlimited 2_Paper Textures

 

Fonts:

Champagne

CAC Lasko Condensed

 

Abbreviations:

DS_Drop Shadow

ANL_Add New Layer

EC_Eye Candy

GG_Gradient Glow

AS_Animation Shop

C/P_Copy and Paste

FF_Flood Fill

 

 

When working with templates, always Shift+D to duplicate, close original,

then on each layer, select with magic wand (or Select All, Float, De-float), ANL,

close/delete the original, do steps required in tutorial, select none

 

 

 

 

Open Template

Shift+D

Close original

 

Delete credits, Top Pixel Word Art, and Bottom Pixel Word Art layers.

 

Bottom Top Square_*FF White

Filters Unlimited 2_Paper Textures_Papyrus_66_96

C/P tube placing part you want showing in the selected area

Invert_Delete_Select none

Blend Mode of tube_Luminance (L)*

 

Bottom Square_Repeat from * to *

 

Gray Circle_FF #fecf52

Effects_Texture Effects_Blinds_6_9_Black_Light From op

Add Noise_Uniform_15

Select none

 

Top Left Square_*FF White

Filters Unlimited 2_Paper Textures_Jaanese Paper_84_87

C/P tube placing desired areas inside selection

Invert_Delete_Select none

Duplicate tube

Bottom tube_Blend Mode_Burn

Top tube_Blend Mode_Soft Light*

 

Bottom Right_Repeat from * to *

 

Middle Dark Gray Square_FF #fecf52

Filters Unlimited 2_Paper Texture_Recycled Paper_65_87

C/P tube close up placing as shown

Invert_Delete_Select none

Blend Mode of tube_Soft Light

 

Glitter Square Frame_Leave as is

 

Beautiful Word Art_FF  White
Add noise_Uniform_10

 

Beautiful Word Art Gradient Glow_FF #fecf52

Add Noise_Uniform_65

DS_2_2_65_5_Black

 
Add the following Gradient Glow to the White top and bottom squares:

 

Repeat Gradient Glow on the Gray Circle but change color to White

 

Copy Merged

Paste As New Layer

Move to bottom
 
EC4000_Corona:
 
 
 

DS all layers except word art gradient glow layer_0_0_75_15_Black

 

C/P tube placing as shown

Duplicate

On original tube_DS_0_0_65_5_Black

On tube copy_DS_15_15_35_25_Black

 

Text Tool_Champagne_48_White

Type "Pray for my"

DS_2_2_50_2_Black

Text Tool_same settings_type "soul"

Repeat DS

Place wording as shown

 

Add all correct copyright/license information

 

Name_CAC Lasko Condensed_#fecf52_48

DS_1_1_50_2_Black

 

Save!!

 

 

Forum Signature Tag

 

Duplicate main

On duplicate, merge the word art layers together

 

On main tag:

Crop Tool_600x250

Place crop selection over top part of tag

When happy with placement, crop

**ANL to bottom

FF White

Filters Unlimited 2_Paper Texture_Recycled Paper_25_87

ANL to top

FF #fecf52

Select All_Contract 2_Delete_Select none

DS_0_0_100_10_Black**

 

Place merged word art from main tag duplicate as shown

Add copyright/license informtation

Repeat steps for name

 

Save!!

 

Avatar

 

Crop Tool_150x150

Place on area you want in your avatar

Crop
Repeat ** to **

 
Add name and copyright/credits same as before

 
Save!!

 

 
 

 
 

 




No Scraps Forum "Lonely Friends"


Lonely Friends

 
 

This tutorial was written by me on February 03, 2018 using my own ideas.

Any resemblance to others is coincidental and accidental.

This tutorial assumes you have a working knowledge of psp and is written in PSPX6.

 

Supplies:

"Cat and Mouse" tube by Nik159 - this is a FTU artist

Word Art/Saying of choice

 

 

Filters:

Xero_Fritillary

Xenofex 2_Constalation

 

Fonts:

edcom

 

Abbreviations:

DS_Drop Shadow

ANL_Add New Layer

EC_Eye Candy

GG_Gradient Glow

AS_Animation Shop

C/P_Copy and Paste

FF_Flood Fill

 

 

Open blank 600x250 canvas

C/P tube placing at bottom

Adjust_Blur_Motion Blur_345_100

Repeat blur until image just touches top of canvas

Duplicate

Adjust_Blur_Motion Blur_80_100

Repeat blur just until any blanks are mostly covered

Xero_Fritillary_5_30_10_10

Selection Tool_Rectangle

Draw a narrow selection across tag close to the bottom

ANL to top

FF #b14d23

Select none

Blend Mode_Overlay

Duplicate

Click on top strip on tag

Using arrow keys, click up about 12 times

Duplicate this layer 4 times

Xenofex 2_ Constellation _2_2_1_1_50_75_45_Keep Original Image_Random Seed 2991

Repeat Constellation on each strip layer, hitting random seed each time

Close bottom 3 strip layers for now

C/P tube placing at bottom of tag

DS_0_-15_35_45_Black

Add any word art/saying you choose

ANL to top

FF #b14d23

Select All

Contract 2

FF Black

Contract 1

FF #b14d23

Contract 2

Delete

Select none

Adjust_Add Noise_Gaussian 25

DS_0_0_100_10_Black

Add all correct copyright/license information

Name_edcom_20_Black

 

Animating:

 

Copy Merged

AS

Paste As New Animation

Back to PSP

Close top strip layer

Open 2nd strip layer

Copy Merged

AS

Paste After Current Frame

Repeat for the remaining strip layers

View Animation

If happy, save!!

 

 

Sunday, January 7, 2018

No Scraps Forum"Happiness Is Homemade"

Happiness Is Homemade
 
 
This tutorial was written by me on January 04, 2018 using my own ideas.
Any resemblance to others is coincidental and accidental.
This tutorial assumes you have a working knowledge of psp and is written in PSPX6.
 
Supplies:
"ts-Sweet Dreams" tube by Tania Santos - tube/license currently available at ADI
Word Art/Wording of choice
 
Font:
SendFlowers
 
Filters:
No outside filters used
 
Abbreviations:
DS_Drop Shadow
ANL_Add New Layer
EC_Eye Candy
GG_Gradient Glow
AS_Animation Shop
C/P_Copy and Paste
FF_Flood Fill
 
 
Open blank White 600x250 canvas
C/P tube
Adjust_Blur_Radial Bur_Zoom_65_Elliptical_100_100_0
Effect_Edge Effect_Enhance
Duplicate
Effects_Distortion Effects_Wave_0_1_8_45_Transparent
Effect_Edge Effect_Enhance
Blend mode_Hard Light
C/P tube placing to your liking
Duplicate
Move copy down and over slightly to resemble the tag above
Blend mode of original tube layer_Soft Light
DS tube copy_-10_15_50_25_Black
Add wording/word art of choice
ANL to top
FF Black
Select all_Contract 2
Delete
Contract 2
FF Black
Contract 2
Delete
Select none
DS_0_0_100_10_Black
Add all correct copyright/license information
Name_ SendFlowers_20_Black
Save!!
 
 

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

PTU "Winter Wonderland" Forum Style


PTU "Winter Wonderland" Forum Style

 


Supplies:

 

"Baby Rudolph" tube by Becca Turner currently available at ADI

"Woodland Winter" PTU scrap kit by A Lil Mz Brainstorm currently available at ADI

Word Art/Saying of choice

VC Snow by me BOX or 4Shared or snow animation of choice

 

Filters:

None

 

Fonts:

Auldroon

 

 

Open a blank 600x250 canvas

ANL

Select All

C/P paper paper 15 into selection

Select none

Add the following elements, duplicating, mirrorng, re-sizing as needed:

8

36

64 - using selection tool_rectangle_select a small porting of the bottom of the tree trunks_Selections_Modify_Feather 15_Hit delete a few times to soften the end of the trunks and make it blend into the snow better

78

107

DS 8, 36, 64: 0_0_25_10_Black

C/P tube placing as shown

Repeat DS

Add Word Art/saying of choice

ANL to top

FF #76a0a2

Select All_Contract 2_Delete_Select none

Add noise_Gaussian 50

DS_0_0_50_10_Black

Add all correct copyright/license information

Name_Auldroon_18_#76a0a2

 

 

ANIMATING

 

AS

Open snow animation of choice

PSP

Close Frame

Copy Merged

AS

Paste As New Animation

Duplicate until you have the same number of frames as your snow animation

Select All

Snow Animation_Select All

Copy

Click on tag background

Paste into selected frame

Back to PSP

Open frame layer and copy it

AS

Paste As New Animation

Copy

At the top of AS in the toolbar, click the "Propagate Paste" button

Click tag background

Paste Into Selected Frame (I roll my mouse to enlarge the tag slightly...this will make the paste automatically be centered)

View Animation

If happy, save!!

 

The following tag was made with the same kit, using elements 18 and 64, no word art. Everything else is the same.