DANCING FAIRIES
Animated
PSP9 to PSPX6

This tutorial was written by Jemima ~ DECEMBER 2013
Copyright © 2014 ~ Jemima ~ All rights reserved

This was created using PSP9 but can be adapted for other versions of PSP.

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No artists or copyright infringement is intended on any of the tubes used in this tutorial.
The tubes were acquired in good faith as to their legality.
If there is a problem, please contact the author and the image/s will be removed.

You will need the following to complete this tutorial

Materials

FairyRing1_AS.png
FairyRing2_AS.png
FairyRing3_AS.png
FairyHearts1_AS.psp
~Fairy Dust _treen.psp
FairyRing1_2_3_AS.psp
3_square_by_relhom.jpg
Save to a folder on your computer

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Plugins

** EYE CANDY3 **
http://www.pircnet.com/downloads.html


**
Cybia >> The Works **
(
Screenworks)
http://www.cybia.co.uk/theworks.html

ANIMATION SHOP 3.11
Download HERE


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You can drag this hand down the page with you to keep your place in the tut.





STEP 1

Open a new image 600 x 500
Transparent background
PSP9: Colour Depth = 16 Million Colors (24bit)
PSPX-X6: Colour Depth RGB = 8bits/channel


Flood fill with BLACK

Open up the 3_square_by_relhom image in your PSP workspace
and minimize.
STEP 2

In your MATERIALS PALETTE
Load LILAC "
#c595e7 " in your foreground
Load PURPLE "
#7b2b95 " in your background
Then click on the GRADIENT option
in your foreground palette

Select the "Foreground-background" gradient


Use these settings
STEP 3

LAYERS >>> NEW RASTER LAYER


Flood fill with the GRADIENT

LAYERS >>> NEW MASK LAYER >>> FROM IMAGE

LAYERS >>> MERGE >>> MERGE GROUP
STEP 4

LAYERS >>> DUPLICATE

IMAGE >>> MIRROR

LAYERS >>> MERGE >>> MERGE DOWN

IMAGE >>> RESIZE = 75%
Ensure "Resize all layers" is UNCHECKED
Resample using WEIGHTED AVERAGE

EFFECTS >>> EDGE EFFECTS >>> ENHANCE
STEP 5

Choose your SELECTION TOOL
On the top Menu select..
Create selection from ... Layer opaque






STEP 6

LAYERS >>> NEW RASTER LAYER

SELECTIONS >>> INVERT

Flood fill with PURPLE

SELECTIONS >>> INVERT

SELECTIONS >>> MODIFY >>> EXPAND = 10

SELECTIONS >>> INVERT
EDIT >>> CLEAR
DESELECT
STEP 7

EFFECTS >>> 3D EFFECTS >>> DROP SHADOW
Vertical & Horizontal offsets =
6
Colour =
Light grey #ece8e8
Opacity = 70
Blur = 5.00


LAYERS >>> DUPLICATE


EFFECTS>>> GEOMETRIC EFFECTS >>> CIRCLE
Edge Mode = Transparent

LAYERS >>> ARRANGE >>> MOVE DOWN
STEP 8

EFFECTS >>> TEXTURE EFFECTS >>> FINE LEATHER
STEP 9

EFFECTS >>> 3D EFFECTS >>> INNER BEVEL
STEP 10

ADJUST >>> SHARPNESS >>> SHARPEN

LAYERS >>> DUPLICATE

EFFECTS>>> GEOMETRIC EFFECTS >>> CIRCLE
Edge Mode = Transparent


ADJUST >>> SHARPNESS >>> SHARPEN

STEP 11

ACTIVATE
RASTER 2

With your MAGIC WAND
Mode = Replace
Match Mode = RGB Value
Tolerance = 0
Feather = 0
Antialias = UNchecked
Sample Merged = UNCHECKED
PSP9 - X6: Check CONTIGUOUS
PSPX - X6: There is no " Sample Merged"
PSPX - X6: Use all layers = UNChecked


Select the PURPLE border

EFFECTS >>> 3D EFFECTS >>> INNER BEVEL
Same settings

STEP 12

EFFECTS >>> PLUGINS >>> Cybia >>> Screenworks
DOT SCREEN



DESELECT
STEP 13

LAYERS >>> NEW RASTER LAYER

Flood fill with GRADIENT

EFFECTS >>> EDGE EFFECTS >>> ENHANCE MORE
(Twice)

SELECTIONS >>> SELECT ALL
SELECTIONS >>> MODIFY >>> CONTRACT = 10
EDIT >>> CLEAR
DESELECT

EFFECTS >>> 3D EFFECTS >>> INNER BEVEL
Same settings


ADJUST >>> SHARPNESS >>> SHARPEN
STEP 14

Open up the
FairyHearts1_AS image
in your PSP workspace

Right click on the Title Bar and select
COPY from the options

Right click on the Title Bar of your tag image
and select PASTE AS NEW LAYER from the options.

IMAGE >>> RESIZE = 60%
Ensure "Resize all layers" is UNCHECKED
Resample using WEIGHTED AVERAGE

ADJUST >>> SHARPNESS >>> SHARPEN

EFFECTS >>> 3D EFFECTS >>> DROP SHADOW
Vertical & Horizontal offsets = 3
Colour = Black
Opacity = 70
Blur =10.00


Reposition with your MOVER tool

STEP 15

CLOSE
Raster 1

LAYERS >>> MERGE >>> MERGE VISIBLE

OPEN
Raster 1

Open up the
FairyRing1_2_3_AS image
in your PSP workspace
Activate
Fairy Ring 1

Right click on the Title Bar and select
COPY from the options

Right click on the Title Bar of your tag image
and select PASTE AS NEW LAYER from the options.

EFFECTS >>> IMAGE EFFECTS >>> OFFSET

STEP 16

EFFECTS >>> PLUGINS >>> EYE CANDY 3 >>> PERSPECTIVE SHADOW
STEP 17

RENAME this layer F1
STEP 18

Back to the
FairyRing1_2_3_AS image
in your PSP workspace
Activate
Fairy Ring 2

Right click on the Title Bar and select
COPY from the options

Right click on the Title Bar of your tag image
and select PASTE AS NEW LAYER from the options.

IMAGE >>> RESIZE = 90%
Ensure "Resize all layers" is UNCHECKED
Resample using WEIGHTED AVERAGE

ADJUST >>> SHARPNESS >>> SHARPEN

EFFECTS >>> IMAGE EFFECTS >>> OFFSET
CHANGE Horizontal offset to 0 (Zero)

EFFECTS >>> PLUGINS >>> EYE CANDY 3 >>> PERSPECTIVE SHADOW
Same settings

RENAME this layer
F2
STEP 19

Back to the
FairyRing1_2_3_AS image
in your PSP workspace
Activate
Fairy Ring 3

Right click on the Title Bar and select
COPY from the options

Right click on the Title Bar of your tag image
and select PASTE AS NEW LAYER from the options.

IMAGE >>> MIRROR


EFFECTS >>> IMAGE EFFECTS >>> OFFSET
CHANGE Horizontal offset to (minus) -175

EFFECTS >>> PLUGINS >>> EYE CANDY 3 >>> PERSPECTIVE SHADOW
Same settings

RENAME this layer
F3

CLOSE the
FairyRing1_2_3_AS image
STEP 20

CLOSE layers
F1, F2 and F3

Open up the
FairyRing1_AS.png image
in your PSP workspace

Right click on the Title Bar and select
COPY from the options

Right click on the Title Bar of your tag image
and select PASTE AS NEW LAYER from the options.

EFFECTS >>> IMAGE EFFECTS >>> OFFSET
CHANGE Horizontal offset to 140

EFFECTS >>> PLUGINS >>> EYE CANDY 3 >>> PERSPECTIVE SHADOW
Same settings

RENAME this layer
F6
STEP 21

Open up the
FairyRing2_AS.png image
in your PSP workspace

Right click on the Title Bar and select
COPY from the options

Right click on the Title Bar of your tag image
and select PASTE AS NEW LAYER from the options.

IMAGE >>> MIRROR

IMAGE >>> RESIZE = 90%
Ensure "Resize all layers" is UNCHECKED
Resample using WEIGHTED AVERAGE

ADJUST >>> SHARPNESS >>> SHARPEN

EFFECTS >>> IMAGE EFFECTS >>> OFFSET
CHANGE Horizontal offset to 0 (Zero)

EFFECTS >>> PLUGINS >>> EYE CANDY 3 >>> PERSPECTIVE SHADOW
Same settings

RENAME this layer
F5
STEP 22

Open up the
FairyRing3_AS.png image
in your PSP workspace

Right click on the Title Bar and select
COPY from the options

Right click on the Title Bar of your tag image
and select PASTE AS NEW LAYER from the options.

IMAGE >>> MIRROR

EFFECTS >>> IMAGE EFFECTS >>> OFFSET
CHANGE Horizontal offset to (minus) -175

EFFECTS >>> PLUGINS >>> EYE CANDY 3 >>> PERSPECTIVE SHADOW
Same settings

RENAME this layer
F4
STEP 23

Open up the ~Fairy Dust _treen image
in your PSP workspace

Right click on the Title Bar and select
COPY from the options

Right click on the Title Bar of your tag image
and select PASTE AS NEW LAYER from the options.


EFFECTS >>> IMAGE EFFECTS >>> OFFSET
CHANGE Horizontal
& Vertical offsets


LAYERS >>> ARRANGE >>> SEND TO BOTTOM
LAYERS >>> ARRANGE >>> MOVE UP

RENAME this layer ST1
STEP 24

CLOSE layers F4, F5 and F6

(Your copy of the fairy dust will still be on your clipboard)

Right click on the Title Bar of your tag image
and select PASTE AS NEW LAYER from the options.


EFFECTS >>> IMAGE EFFECTS >>> OFFSET
CHANGE Horizontal
& Vertical offsets


RENAME this layer ST2
STEP 25

(Your copy of the fairy dust will still be on your clipboard)

Right click on the Title Bar of your tag image
and select PASTE AS NEW LAYER from the options.


EFFECTS >>> IMAGE EFFECTS >>> OFFSET
CHANGE Horizontal
& Vertical offsets


RENAME this layer ST3
STEP 26

LAYERS >>> DUPLICATE

IMAGE >>> MIRROR
RENAME this layer ST4


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ACTIVATE layer
ST2
LAYERS >>> DUPLICATE

IMAGE >>> MIRROR
RENAME this layer ST5


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ACTIVATE layer
ST1
LAYERS >>> DUPLICATE

IMAGE >>> MIRROR
RENAME this layer ST6

STEP 27

ACTIVATE Raster 1

LAYERS >> NEW RASTER LAYER

Select your TEXT TOOL
with font and settings of your choice
add your name

LAYERS >>> MERGE >>> MERGE DOWN
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