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.




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

Word Art/Saying of choice



Toadies_Bitches Crystal




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


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)


FF #821731

Select none


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


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



ANL to top

FF Black

Select All_Contract 3_Delete_Select none

EC 4000_GG_3_25_100_ #e191ae

Add Noise_Gaussian 50



Add all correct copyright/license information




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




Edit_Select All

Animation_Frame Properties_25

View_View Animation

If happy, save!!