Wednesday, August 3, 2016

"Color" PTU Tutorial


Color

 

This tutorial was written by me on august 03, 2016, 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:

"Ersia" tube by Wassim Jelassi - tube/license currently available at ADI

"Colorful Love" PTU scrap kit by FWTags Creations currently available at ADI


Rainbow Gradient of choice

 

Filters:

Eye Candy 5_Impact_Glass

 

Fonts:

Scriptina

Pump Demi Bold LET

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

C/P element 24 to bottom of palette

 

First Brown Strip_FF #58d912

Effects_Texture Effects_Blinds_6_100_#008000_Light From Left Top checked

DS_0_0_75_10_Black

Last Brown Strip_ FF #58d912

Effects_Texture Effects_Blinds_6_100_#008000_Light From Left Top checked

DS_0_0_75_10_Black

Center Brown Strip_ FF #58d912

Effects_Texture Effects_Blinds_6_100_#008000_Light From Left Top checked

DS_0_0_75_10_Black

Scattered Hearts_Close/Delete

White Oval_FF #7f1900

DS_0_0_100_10_Black

Yellow Oval_paper 2

4th Brown Strip_ FF #f64392

Adjust_Add Noise_Gaussian 35

DS_0_0_75_10_Black

Gold Circle_ FF #7b51e4

DS_0_0_100_10_Black

C/P element 45

Adjust_Add Noise_Gaussian 25

Dotted Circle_ DS_0_0_100_10_Black

2nd Brown Strip_ FF #f64392

Adjust_Add Noise_Gaussian 35

DS_0_0_75_10_Black

Left White Heart_ FF #7f1900

DS_0_0_100_10_Black

Dark Pink Heart_paper 4

Right White Heart_ FF #7f1900

DS_0_0_100_10_Black

Light Pink Heart_paper 5

Is A Wonderful_FF #46fcf1

Love Thing d/s_ Close/Delete

Love Thing White_Using selection tool, select the "Love" portion

Hit delete, select none

FF white "thing" layer #00ff00

Love Black_Close/Delete

Thing Black_FF #f514ed

Small Hearts_FF #7b51e4

Effects_EC 5_Impact_Glass_Clear No Drop Shadow_Default

DS_0_0_100_10_Black

 

Text Tool_Scriptina_72_stroke 4_Both boxes set to #0e15f1

Type "Color"

Duplicate

Convert original text to raster

Text Tool_Click on vector copy of text

Stroke 0_Change fill color to #ffff00

Convert to raster

Merge the 2 "Color" layers together

Merge the 2 "thing" layers together

DS each wording layer_0_0_50_10_Black

Repeat DS on "is a wonderful" layer

Merge all wording layers together

Duplicate_Merge down

Duplicate_Merge Down once more (this will make the wording stand out more)

 

C/P tube placing as shown

Sharpen

DS_0_0_100_35_Black

 

C/P the following elements, re-sizing, duplicating, mirroring, sharpening, placing as shown:

 

4

18

26

27_ DS_0_0_100_35_Black

28

30

38

41

43_Do Not DS

52

DS remaining elements_0_0_65_35_Black

 

Add all correct copyright/license information

 

Name_ CAC Champagne_2_stroke2 Rainbow Gradient_fill Black

Sharpen More

DS_2_5_50_5_Black

 

Save!!!
 

 

 

Sunday, July 17, 2016

No Scraps Animated Forum - "All About Me"


All About Me


 

 

This tutorial was written by me on July 12, 2016, 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:

"Pop Music" tube by Papernest Dolls - tube/license currently available at ADI

Word Art/Saying of choice

 

Filers:

Toadies_Bitches Crystal

Xero_Fritillary

 

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

 

FF Black

Effects_Texture Effects_Blinds_10_50_#ae3070_Both boxes checked


C/P tube_Do Not Move

Toadies_Bitches Crystal_37_39

Move down so face part of tube shows

Magic Wand_Click in the black area around tube

Selections_Modify_Feather_25

Hit delete a few times to soften the edges

Select none

Blend mode_Soft Light

Position to the left

 

Freehand Selection Tool_Point To Point

Draw peaks on the left side of canvas by the edge (See my tag for reference)

ANL

FF #821731

Select none

Duplicate_Mirror

Position copy on right edge of canvas

Merge the peak layers together

Duplicate twice

 

On bottom peak layer_Xero_Fritillary_5_30_10_20

Middle peak layer_ Xero_Fritillary_5_30_10_25

Top peak layer_ Xero_Fritillary_5_30_10_30

 

Magic Wand_Select the center empty area of bottom peak layer

Selections_Modify_Feather_25

Hit Delete 4 or 5 times

 

Highlight each of the other two peak layers and repeat hitting delete 4 or 5 times

We just want to soften the edges

Select none

DS each layer_0_0_100_1)_Black

Hide middle and bottom layers for new

 

C/P Word Art

Re-color to match your tag

Position as shown, moving down so it's below the end peak layers

 

C/P tube placing to the right

DS_0_0_100_35_Black

 

ANL to top

FF Black

Select All_Contract 3_Delete_Select none

EC 4000_GG_3_25_100_ #e191ae

Add Noise_Gaussian 50

DS_0_0_100_10_Black

 

Add all correct copyright/license information

 

Animating:

 

Copy merged

AS_Paste As New Animation

 

PSP_Close top peak layer and open middle peak layer

Copy Merged

AS_Paste After Current Frame

 

PSP_Repeat middle peak layer steps

 

AS:

 

Edit_Select All

Animation_Frame Properties_25

View_View Animation

If happy, save!!

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

No Scraps Forum "These Eyes"


These Eyes

 
 

This tutorial was written by me on June 22, 2016, 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:

"pdc_Dissolve" tube by Poupee de Chair - tube/license currently available at ADI

Word Art/Saying of choice

 

Filters:

VM Extravaganza_White Lines

Transparency_Eliminate White

 

Fonts:

BankGothic Lt BT

Pneumatics BRK

 

 

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 the shirt area so it fills the canvas

Crop to 600x250

 

Duplicate

Adjust_Blur_Motion Blur_110_100

VM Extravaganza_White Lines_255_229_255

Transparency_Eliminate White

Blend Mode_Multiply

Opacity_50

 

Selection Tool_Rectangle_Make a selection across the middle of tag

Highlight original tube layer

Promote Selection To Layer

Blend Mode_Multiply

Selections_Modify_Select Selection Borders_Inside_4

ANL_FF #844732

Add Noise_Gaussian 25

DS_0_0_100_10_Black

 

C/P tube placing to the left

Duplicate three times (4 tube layers)

 

Original tube _Mirro

Place to the top right as shown

Blend Mode_Soft Light

Opacity_30

Move directly below the lines layer

 

Bottom Tube Copy_Adjust_Blur_Gaussian Blur 5

Effects_Texture Effects_Weave_1_7_1_Both boxes Black

Move to the right slightly as shown

 

Middle Tube Copy_Effects_Art Media Effects_ Brush Strokes:

Softness: 12

Brush Bristles: 33

Width: 7

Opacity: 28

Length: 6

Density: 36

Angle:0

Color: #404040

 

Top Tube Copy_Blend Mode_Multiply

DS_0_0_55_45_Black

 

Text Tool_BankGothic Lt BT_22_White

Type "These eyes have seen the world" or saying of choice

Blend Mode_Soft Light

Position inside the strip

 

ANL to top

FF Black
Select All_Contract 3_Delete_Select none

DS_0_0_100_10_Black

 

Add all correct copyright/license information

 

Name_ Pneumatics BRK_36_Black

 

Save!

 

 

 

 

 

FTU "Bubbly Day"

Bubbly Day

 
 

 

This tutorial was written by me on June 21, 2016, 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:

 

"ks_Bubbles" tube by Kent Steine - tube/license currently available at ADI

"Earth Day" Template by Dino




 

Filters:

Xero_Fritillary and Porcelain

 

Fonts:

Point-Dexter

 

 

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

 

 

 

Make a gradient using #d84c03 and #f0ae46

 

 

ANL

Send to bottom

Select All_C/P paper 3 into selection

Select none

Apply mask

 

BG_Close/Delete

Dotted Outline_Leave as is

DS_0_0_75_10_Black

 

Vertical Green Rectangle_FF #d84c03

DS_0_0_75_10_Black

 

Blue Rectangle_C/P paper 2

DS_0_0_75_10_Black

 

Doodles_Add Noise_Gaussian 35

DS_0_0_75_10_Black

 

Green Circle_FF #0832ba

DS_0_0_75_10_Black

 

Earth Circle_FF with Gradient_Sunburst_1 Repeat

C/P Sun_Add Noise_Gaussian 35

Gradient Strip_Xero_Fritillary_5_30_10_10

Change To Target Tool_change color to #0832ba

DS_0_0_75_10_Black

 

Earth Day Logos_C/P paper 5

Add the following elements, re-size and place 1 to each frame:

Drink 1

Lime

Seashell

Star Fish

Hammock

DS Each_0_0_75_10_Black

 

 

Small Frames_Change color to #c10000

Add Noise_Gaussian 35

DS_0_0_75_10_Black

 

C/P tube

DS_0_0_75_35_Black

Sharpen More

Xero_Porcelain_Default

 

Add word art/saying of choice

DS_0_0_100_5_ #ccc13b

Repeat DS

 

Add all correct copyright/license information

 

Name_ Point-Dexter_72_Black

 

ANIMATING:

 

Selection Tool_Circle

Click and hold mouse in center of one of the bubbles on tube and draw outward until the bubble is selected making sure to only select the bubble...this may take a few tries so undo and repeat until you have them all selected

 

Highlight tube layer

Adjust_Add Noise_Gaussian_14

Select none

 

C/M

AS

Paste As New animation

 

Back to PSP

Click undo until the noise is removed and the bubbles are still selected

Add Nosie_Gaussiab_16

Select none

 

C/M

AS

Paste After Current Frame

 

Back to PSP

Undo once more until noise is removed and bubbles are still selected

Add Noise_Gaussian_18

Select none

 

AS

Paste After Current Frame

 

Select All

Copy

Highlight Frame 3

Paste After Current Frame

Highlight Frame 6

Paste After Current Frame

Highlight Frame 9

Paste After Current Frame

You should have 12 frames now (this is the number of frames my chosen animation has...you will need to adjust this number to fit your chosen animation)

Select All

 

Open bubble animation of choice

Animation_Rotate:

Left

Free: 14

Selected Frames Only: Checked

Expand Canvas If Needed: Checked

 

Ctrl+C to copy animation

Highlight main tag

Ctrl+E to paste into frame

Position the animation tip so it is in center of pipe

Click to set

View Animation

 

If happy, save!!


 

Friday, June 17, 2016

FTU "Movies With Pickles"


Movies With Pickles

 

This tutorial was written by me on June 17, 2016, 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:

"hv_eleanor/picklesdinosaur fun" tube by Heather Valentin - tube/license available at ADI

"Movie Night" CU FTU kit by Soxsational Scraps - this kit was part of the 12 Days of Christmas Freebies that Soxie offered on her blog in 2013. The kit can now be found for free at Mystical Scraps HERE

Mask 563 by Insatiable Dreams (inside Mask 14 set)

 

Filters:

Mura's Meister_Cloud

 

Fonts:

BankGothic Lt BT

Odessa LET

 

 

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 600x600 canvas

 

ANL

Set your colors to Foreground #c0c0c0_Background #808080

Mura's Meister_Cloud_Default

Apply mask

 

Pre-set Shape Tool_Rectangle

Stroke: 5 White

Fill: Black

Draw out a rectangle on canvas for movie screen, positioning as shown

Convert to raster

 

Magic Wand_Select the White border

Promote Selection to Layer

Selections_Modify_Select Selection Borders_Inside_2

FF White

Add Noise_Gaussian_100

Select none

DS_0_0_100_10_Black

 

Magic Wand_Select the Black rectangle

ANL

C/P image of choice into selection

Select none

 

C/P tube placing as shown

Sharpen More

DS_0_15_20_5_Black

 

C/P element 7 matinee sign

Image_Free Rotate_Left 15

Text Tool_BankGothic Lt BT_20_Black

Type out your wording

Convert to raster

Free Rotate_Left 15

Place on matinee sign element

 

C/P elements of choice from kit, placing where you like

DS_0_0_35_25_Black

 

Add all correct copyright/license information

 

Name_Odessa LET_72_Black

DS_2_5_50_5_#800000

 

ANIMATING:

 

Copy your image

AS

Paste As New Animation

Effects_Insert Image Effects_Scratches

Delete Frame 1

 

Back to PSP

Close tube, all elements, white frame, credits, and name (only things visible should be background, mask, rectangle, and image)

Copy Merged

 

AS

Paste As New Animation

Duplicate so you have 10 frames

Select All

 

Highlight the scratches animation

Select all

Copy

 

Click on tag

Paste Into Selected Frame

Line the edges of the image with the image on the tag

Click mouse to place

 

Back to PSP

 

Close background, mask, rectangle, and image

Open all other layers

 

Copy Merged

AS

Paste As New Animation

Copy

Click on main tag

Be sure Propagate Paste (looks like 3 pages in toolbar at top of Animation Shop)

Paste Into Selected Frame

Line up the White frame around the image screen

Click mouse to set

 

View animation

If happy, save!!!
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday, June 16, 2016

No Scraps "Moonbeam Hugs"


Moonbeam Hugs

 
 

This tutorial was written by me on June 16, 2016, 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:

"jct-HowMuchILoveYou-2011" tube by Jacqueline Collen-Tarrolly - tube/license currently available at ADI


Mask of choice

 

Filters:

 Mura's Meister_Cloud

 

Fonts:

Razzia

 

 

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

 

 

 

ANL_FF #643582

Apply mask

 

Right Rectangle_FF #643582

 

Middle Rectangle_FF #c796d0

 

Left Rectangle_FF #643582

 

Right Square_Make a gradient with #643582 and #c796d0_Linear_angle 45_repeats 2

FF Right Square

C/P tube close up positioning as shown

Invert_Delete_Select none

Blend Mode_Soft Light

Opacity_50

 

Left Square_Repeat steps for Right Square

 

Left Small Circle_Make a gradient with #efd4af and #9b7c58_Sunburst_Repeats 3

Effects_Texture Effects_Weave_1_7_1_Both Boxes #24180b

Add Noise_Gaussian 20

Select None

 

Right Small Circle_Repeat steps for left small circle inverting your colors

 

Merge small circles together

Duplicate

Change To Target Brush tool_#643582

Change the circles' color

Blend Mode_Overlay

 

Large Circle Back_change color to #9c68ab

 

Large Circle_Foreground color #643582_Background color #c796d0

Mura's Meister_Cloud_Default

C/P tube close up placing as shown

Invert_Delete_Invert

Duplicate

Working on original tube:

Effects_Art Media Effects_Brush Strokes_12_65_15_65_12_80_0_#404040

Effects_Edge Effects_Enhance

Blend Mode_Soft Light

Opacity_40

Select none

 

Highlight tube copy

Blend Mode_Soft Light

Opacity_20

 

Delete all word layers

 

C/P tube, re-sizing and placing as shown

DS_0_0_50_10_Black

DS_0_-15_20_5_Black

DS each template layer_0_0_75_15_Black

 

Add all correct copyright/license information

 

Pre-set Shape Tool_Ellipse_stroke 4 any color easily seen_fill closed

Draw a circle the size of the large circle back lining the right edges up

DO NOT CONVERT

Move this layer down once

 

Highlight top layer in pallette

 

Text Tool_Razzia_48_Black

Hover mouse over edge of pre-set circle until the arch shows under the A

Click and type your name

Convert to raster

Delete vector circle

 

Ds_0_0_100_10_#f8d1e4

Repeat DS

 

Save!!