Frame Creation One

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MC Inspirations
Very first tutorial - April 22, 2005

 



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PSP9 (other versions can be used) or download a trial version
Supplies: Download here

Filters: Blade Pro - DSB Flux - Xenofex 1.0
Font: Verdena
Level: Advanced

See the settings at the = Image

  Drag me = Pointer

 

Open images of your choice or use the ones in the supply folder copy both and close originals.

Open new image 500 x 500 pixels (main image)- transparent - fill it with white color.

Layer - new layer/raster - Magic wand tool - selection: (1) Hold shift down while you make selection two.

Activate your image (copy of 01Sheila_Hill_ Pueblo_Gossip3.jpg or your own choice)

Go to Image - Grayscale - ok - Image - Increase color - Copy and activate your main image

Paste - paste into selection - select none

Open your Pen Tool with settings as shown on image (2) draw a black line around both selections - select none

Layer - New layer/raster open your paintbrush - find brush - !©Vivarent_subline3 - use these settings (3)

Click once with your paint brush - unselect - rotate your layer (remember to uncheck all layers) 90º and use your move tool

to move it to upper left corner as at image 3. On same layer use your Pen Tool with same settings as last and draw a rectangle (4) fill it with black and while it's selected - Effect - Flaming Pear - Blade Pro - NK-MotherOfPearl (5) - ok - 3D Effect - Drop shadow with settings "2 - 2 - 100 - 0. Now go to layer palette make this layer visible 70º

Layer - New layer - Magic wand - selection as on the image here (6) STILL selected, go to the other supply image, right click on the top and copy then activate your main image again and paste - Paste into selection.

Go to selection - modify - expand 5 - selection invert - 3D effect - Drop shadow with settings 2 - 2 - opacity 100 - blur 0 - ok - repeat with same settings but this time with -2 > -2, select none. Go to layer palette - duplicate - rename layer to layer 5.

Close all the other layers but layer 5 by clicking on the eye at the layer palette. click Deform Tool - hold shift while pulling to the image to left (7) do it till the image laying horizontal when you are satisfied - Effect - EyeCandy 4000 - Shadowlab with settings as at the image (9) - deselect - go to layer palette - make the layer visible 70º

Open layer 4 only and pull layer 5 (the renamed one) underneath layer 4.

Activate layer 4 - Layer Palette - Duplicate - rename to Dissolved. Pull it underneath layer 4. Go to your Move Tool and move the layer a little to left and lift it a little .. up to your like .. (8) Layer Palette - Blend Mode - Dissolved - layer visible 50º

Activate layer 4 - Duplicate - resize 55% - layer visible 70º - Use Move Tool to move the image at the upper right corner of the horizontal image. Layer - Merge - Merge visible

Resize 98% (unchecked all layer)

"FRAME"

Magic wander - feather 2 - check anti alias - click on transparent - Effect - Reflection - Kaleidoscope (see image (10)

Effect - Xenofex 1.0 - Origami (11) settings as at image (12) still selected - 3D Effect - Inner bevel - Settings - Deco bevel (image) (13) Select none.

Image - Add Border (14) Magic wand - 3D Effect - Drop shadow (same setting) repeat with minus or plus 2. Deselect

Image - Add Border - Settings 15 symmetric color white - Magic wand - Effect - Textures Effect - Blinds - colors #595959 Width 6 Opacity 50 - Uncheck Horizontal - Ok, still selected - Effect Xenofex 1.0 - Puzzle - settings at image (15) - 3D Inner bevel settings at image (16) - Effect - EyeCandy 4000 - Shadowlab - settings same at the horizontal image (17)

Deselect.

Image - Add Border - 35 symmetric - Magic wand - 3D Effect - Inner bevel - same settings - 3D Effect - Drop Shadow same settings - Effect - EyeCandy 4000 - Shadowlab - Same settings. Resize to 350 350 pixels.

Ready to add text of your choice ( I used Verdena) with these settings (18) ... Layer - new layer - write text - unselect and check its a promoted layer at your layer palette (19) - Effect - Flaming Pear - Blade Pro - A_Fire_Opal (20) - 3D Effect - Inner bevel - same settings - 3D Effect - Drop Shadow - same settings. Layer - Merge - Merge visible - save as your_name.jpg

If you want to make it animated glitter:

Use your Zoom Tool to the area you want to be animated - Magic wand - Freehand Selection - Hold shift down till you have all you want to be selected - Effect - DSB Flux - Bright Noise - Click once on mix (middle one) without deselect go to layer palette - Duplicate - do the same Effect as above but this time click on mix 3 times - still selected - Duplicate once more and same Effect but this time click on mix 6 times. Deselect - DON'T MERGE - save as: your_name.psp

Open your AS = Animation Shop - Open the Wizard (you find it in AS up left corner) use the default settings and just follow the instruction > Click Finish and click on "view animation" .. viola you have an animated tag. - save as: your_name.gif

 

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