This tutorial was written by me on April 26,2014, 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 PSPX.
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“Abigail” tube by Myka Jelina
Template 3 by Elegant Inspirations
EC = Eye Candy
GG = Gradient Glow
DS = Drop Shadow
C/P = Copy and Paste
FF = Flood Fill
ANL = Add New Layer
AS = Animation Shop
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 in psp
Make a gradient using 2 shades of red from tube
ANL to bottom_FF with gradient
Repeat (ctrl+y) twirl until the background looks like the tag
Rectangle_FF #fdb913_Texture Effects_Blinds_4_31_#fb0a10_Horizontal
Circles 1 and 2_FF _#fb0a10_Noise 50
Strips_FF #b98c3d_Texture Effects_Fine Leather_White_210_5_255_18_10
Sqbackground 1 and 4_FF #fdb913_Noise 28_position tube close up to your liking_Promote to layer_Select none
Tube layer_Blend Mode_Luminance (L)_Opacity 46
Sqbackground 2 and 3_Repeat above steps using color #b98c3d
Flourish 1 and 2_Merge together_ANL above flourish_FF Black_Noise 70_Select none
5 Circles_FF #a5212d_Noise 70
C/P tube_DS 0_0_100_35_Black
ANL to top_FF Black_Contract by 2_FF #fc0b0f_Contract 2_FF Black_Delete_Select none
Repeat DS on frame 1-4
Repeat DS twice on each of the other layers EXCEPT the flourish (it has no ds)
Add all correct copyright/license information
Repeat DS twice