Materials can be found here

Filters – FM Tile Tools en Penta com can be found here

 

 

Thanks to the creators of the tubes

Do not change the files names

 

Let's start 

 

 There are many colors involved in this image - attention!

Put your foreground color tot #f56e74 (pink) and back ground color to #69a029 (Green)

Make a gradient with these settings

 

1/ Open a transparent image of 600x 400 pixels

 

2/ Activate your selection tool - with these settings - selection type: rectangle - mode: add - feather 0

 

Draw a rectangle beginning at the edge from 100 pixels on the top to 300 pixels on the bottom - see example

You need to start very good on the edge........otherwise you get problems ;o)

Flood fill this selection with your gradient (pink and green)

Selections - select none

Activate your magic wand and select the upper empty rectangle

 

3/ Put your foreground color to #7d69b0 (purple) and back ground color to #fff156 (Yellow)

Make a gradient with these colors and settings

 

Layers - new raster layer and flood fill this selection with the gradient (purple and Yellow)

Selections - select none

 

4/ Activate the bottom layer in your layer palette

Select with your magic wand the empty rectangle on the bottom

5/ Put your foreground color to #459ab8 (blue) and back ground color to #e1873f  (orange)

Make a gradient with these colors and settings

Layers - new raster layer and flood fill this selection with the gradient (blue and orange)

Selections - select none

The top layer must be active

Layers - merge - merge down

Effects - texture effects - texture - Gebarsten verf (cracked paint) - with these settings

  

6/ Activate the bottom layer in your layer palette (green en pink)

Layers - arrange - bring to top

Effects - plug in filters - Penta Com – VTR2 - using default settings

Effects - 3d effects - drop shadow - vertical and horizontal 5, opacity 50, blur 10 and color to black

Repeat this drop shadow but now with vertical and horizontal -5

 

7/ Copy -  jcw_no_evil_frogs - paste as a new layer on you image - it is already at the right place

Effects - distortion effects - wind - with these settings

Wind: 100 - direction: right

Put the blend mode of this layer to Exclusion

 
  8/ Image - picture frame - hoeken tape (corner tape) - canvas list checked - color # 7d69b0 - list outside the image checked

9/ Effects - 3D effects - buttonize - height 15 - width 15 - opacity 50 - transparent checked and color to black

10/ Effects - 3d effects - drop shadow - vertical and horizontal 2, opacity 50, blur 5 and color to black

Repeat this drop shadow but now with vertical and horizontal -2

Layers - merge - merge all

 

11/ Copy GoldStuff - paste as a new layer and place it right

Effects - 3d effects - drop shadow - with the same settings as before

 

 

12/ Copy - jcw_no_evil_frogs - paste as new layer

Image - resize - 80% - DO not check resize all layers 

Image - mirror - move a bit more to the left

Effects – FM Tile Tools – Blend Emboss - using default settings

Effects - 3d effects - drop shadow - vertical and horizontal 3, opacity 50, blur 5 and color to black

Change in your layers palette, the name of this layer in - 3 frogs

 

13/ Put your foreground color locked and your back ground color to gold pattern with these settings - angle 0 - scale 100

Activate your text tool and find the font - Dayton - size +- 48 - make as vector and type - Hear - See - and Silence

Layers - convert to raster layer

Effects - 3d effects - drop shadow - vertical and horizontal 1, opacity 100, blur 0 and color to black

Enter another drop shadow - vertical and horizontal 3, opacity 50, blur 5 and color to black

Put the font slightly smaller and type your name and move it at the bottom of your image and give also the 2 same drop shadows as before

Layers - merge - merge down (two text layers)

Change in your layers palette, the name of this layer in - title

 

 

14/ Close the eyes of the layers - 3 frogs and title

 

15/ Activate the layer with the GoldStuf on

Layers merge - merge visible

Keep the eyes closed of the 3 frogs layer and title layer

 

16/ Activate the top layer 

Copy - jcw_frog63 (hear) - paste as a new layer - move a bit more to the right

Effects– FM Tile Tools – Blend Emboss - using default settings

Effects - 3d effects - drop shadow - vertical and horizontal 5, opacity 50, blur 10 and color to black

Activate your text tool - with the same settings as before but change only the size to 72 and type hear and move left next to the frog

Layers - convert to raster layer

Effects - 3D effects - drop shadow and repeat the 2 drop shadows as in step 13

Layers - merge - merge down

Change in your layers palette, the name of this layer in - HEAR

Close the eye of this layer

 

17/ Copy - jcw_frog62 (see) - paste as a new layer - move a bit more to the right 

 Effects– FM Tile Tools – Blend Emboss - using default settings

Effects - 3d effects - drop shadow - vertical and horizontal 5, opacity 50, blur 10 and color to black

Activate your text tool - with the same settings as before - type see  and move left next to the frog

Layers - convert to raster layer

Effects - 3D effects - drop shadow and repeat the 2 drop shadows as in step 13

Layers - merge - merge down

Change in your layers palette, the name of this layer in - SEE

Close the eye of this layer

  

18/ Copy - jcw_frog64 (silence) - paste as a new layer - move a bit more to the right 

 Effects– FM Tile Tools – Blend Emboss - using default settings

Effects - 3d effects - drop shadow - vertical and horizontal 5, opacity 50 ,blur 10 and color to black

Activate your text tool - with the same settings as before - type silence and move left next to the frog

Layers - convert to raster layer

Effects - 3D effects - drop shadow and repeat the 2 drop shadows as in step 13

Layers - merge - merge down

Change in your layers palette, the name of this layer in - SILENCE

Close the eye of this layer

 

19/ If everything went well you have this

 

Now we will start to make a animation

 

1/ Open the eye of the layers hear and title

The merged layer is still open

 Edit - copy - merged

 

2/ Open Animation Shop  

 Edit - paste as new animation

 

3/ Back to PSP

Close the eye of the layer hear and open the eye of the layer see

The title layer and merged layer are still open 

 Edit - copy - merged

 

4/ Back To Animation Shop

Edit - paste after active frame

 

5/ Back to PSP

Close the eye of the layer see and open the eye of the layer silence

The title layer and merged layer are still open 

 Edit - copy - merged

 

6/ Back To Animation Shop

 Edit - paste after active frame

 

7/ Back to PSP

Close the eye of the layer silence and open the eye of the layer 3 frogs

 Edit - copy - merged

 

8/ Back To Animation Shop

Edit - paste after active frame

 

9/  Make your frames a bit smaller so you can see all four - see example

 

Select the first frame and press the CTRL key of your keyboard and keep it pressed and select also the second and third frame

Now you have three selected frames

 

 Animation - frame properties - time display 80

Select the last frame

 Anmation - frame properties - time display 150

 File - save as GIF

 

This tut is done

 

Have fun creating it

This tutorials is tested by Sonja Tetsje and Helma

Thanks

Mooie uitwerking van Tetsje

Mooie uitwerking van Helma

UUitwerking Sonja

 

This is a self-written and designed lesson from MarinetteDesigns

Any similarity to other lessons is purely coincidental

 

Written on  may 5, 2009

©MarinetteP

 

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