Monday, 31 August 2009

Black Cherry

Tube of choice - I am using the artwork of Ismael Rac available to purchase from AMI
Scrapkit - a beautiful freebie kit called 'Black Cherry' from Lynn at Scrappers Emporium
Mask I am using is Babes Mask 1 here
Font of choice
OK - Open a new image 600x600 floodfill white
Add a new raster layer & select all
Copy Paper2 and paste into selection, select none
Apply mask, delete and merge group
Copy Brad 2 and paste as a new layer, resize until it fits in centre, sharpen & drop shadow
Copy the blossom, resize and paste as a new layer to the side, behind the brad
duplicate & resize again, position, merge down, sharpen
Resize the rain drops and position as above, duplicate twice
on the bottom raindrops layer add noise at uniform 40
add noise at 42 to the middle layer and 44 to the top layer
Copy & paste the butterfly trail, resize and position to the side
Add your tube, position & drop shadow
Resize the letter,position at bottom left, turn slightly using the deform tool
Resize flower 1 and paste as a new layer at bottom right
copy Brad 1, resize and position in centre of flower
Copy & paste button bow in centre of brad, resize, sharpen all elements and drop shadow
Add your name & copyright info
To animate - hide the top 2 raindrop layers and copy merged your tag into animation shop as a new image, go back to PSP and hide the bottom raindrop layer, unhide the middle one and copy merged into ani shop, paste after current frame, repeat this step with the top raindrop layer
view your animation and if happy save as a gif