KNOWLEDGE
PSP9 to PSPX8

This tutorial was written by Jemima ~ MARCH 2016
Copyright © 2015 ~ Jemima ~ All rights reserved

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

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You will need the following to complete this tutorial

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ANIMATION SHOP 3.11
Download HERE


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Materials

owls-27778.png
scene30110.png
knowledgeWA.png
Owl-Wallpaper.png
Save to a folder on your computer


Plugins

** ANDREW'S FILTERS 1 **
http://pspgroep.seniorennet.be/filterpagina.htm

SCRIPTS FOR FLIP & MIRROR IN PSPX4 TO PSPX8

DOWNLOAD

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STEP 1

Open a new image 700 x 600
Transparent background
PSPX - X2: Colour Depth = 8bits/channel
PSPX3-X8: Colour Depth RGB = 8bits/channel


STEP 2

Open up the owls-27778 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 = 50%
Ensure "Resize all layers" is UNCHECKED
Resample using WEIGHTED AVERAGE


ADJUST >>> SHARPNESS >>> SHARPEN

EFFECTS >>> IMAGE EFFECTS >>> OFFSET
Horizontal Offset = 70
Vertical Offset = - ( minus )
20
Edge Mode = Transparent
.
STEP 3

LAYERS >>> DUPLICATE
CLOSE
R
aster 2

Choose your FREEHAND SELECTION TOOL
Selection Type = Point to Point
Mode = Replace
Feather =
2
Smoothing = 6
Antialias = Checked

ZOOM IN and select the
owl head as shown.
STEP 4

In your LAYER PALETTE
right click on Copy of Raster 2 and select
PROMOTE SELECTION TO LAYER
from the options.

Rename this layer
L1

ACTIVATE Copy of Raster 2 and hit your DELETE
key

DESELECT
STEP 5

Still on Copy of Raster 2

Choose your FREEHAND SELECTION TOOL
Same settings

ZOOM IN and select the owl head as shown.
STEP 6

In your LAYER PALETTE
right click on Copy of Raster 2 and select
PROMOTE SELECTION TO LAYER
from the options.

Rename this layer
R1

ACTIVATE Copy of Raster 2 and hit your DELETE key

DESELECT
STEP 7

ACTIVATE the top layer L1
LAYERS >>> DUPLICATE
Rename this layer L2

ACTIVATE the R1 layer
LAYERS >>> DUPLICATE
Rename this layer R2

ACTIVATE Copy of Raster 2
LAYERS >>> DUPLICATE
STEP 8

CLOSE ALL layers EXCEPT
Copy (2) of Raster 2 and R1

With R1 Active select your MOVER Tool
ZOOM IN and
move the owl head over the left body
STEP 9

OPEN & ACTIVATE L1
IMAGE >>> MIRROR

With your MOVER Tool
ZOOM IN and
move the owl head over the right body.

LAYERS >>> MERGE >>> MERGE VISIBLE

Rename this layer Merged 1

STEP 10

CLOSE Merged 1
OPEN Copy of Raster 2, R2 and L2

ACTIVATE L2
IMAGE >>> MIRROR

With your MOVER Tool
ZOOM IN and
move the owl head over the left body.

LAYERS >>> MERGE >>> MERGE VISIBLE

Rename this layer Merged 2
SAVE YOUR WORK
STEP 11

CLOSE Merged 2
OPEN & ACTIVATE Raster 1


Choose your SELECTION TOOL then click on the CUSTOM SELECTION symbol
and enter these coordinates.



STEP 12


Flood fill with CREAM #eddfd2

DO NOT DESELECT

STEP 13

LAYERS >>> NEW RASTER LAYER

Open up the scene30110 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 INTO SELECTION from the options.


DO NOT DESELECT
STEP 14

LAYERS >>> NEW RASTER LAYER

LAYERS >>> ARRANGE >>> SEND TO BOTTOM

SELECTIONS >>> INVERT

Flood fill with GREEN #8f9856

DESELECT
STEP 15

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

EFFECTS >>> PLUGINS >>>
Andrew's Filters 1 >>> Boxed

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STEP 16

With your MAGIC WAND
Mode = Replace
Match Mode = RGB Value
Tolerance = 0
Feather = 0
Antialias = UNchecked
Sample Merged = UNCHECKED
PSP9 - X8: Check CONTIGUOUS
PSPX
- X8: There is no " Sample Merged"
PSPX - X8: Use all layers = UNChecked


Select the green border
STEP 17

SELECTIONS >>> INVERT

EFFECTS >>> 3D EFFECTS >>> DROP SHADOW
Vertical & Horizontal offsets = 2
Colour = Black
Opacity = 85
Blur = 11.00

Repeat Drop Shadow effect changing
Vertical & Horizontal Offsets to - ( minus ) 2
Click OK

DESELECT

STEP 18

ACTIVATE Raster 1

EFFECTS >>> 3D EFFECTS >>> DROP SHADOW
Vertical & Horizontal offsets = 2
Colour = Black
Opacity = 85
Blur = 11.00

Repeat Drop Shadow effect changing
Vertical & Horizontal Offsets to - ( minus ) 2
Click OK

SAVE YOUR WORK

STEP 19

ACTIVATE Raster 4

With your MAGIC WAND
Mode = Replace
Match Mode = RGB Value
Tolerance = 0
Feather = 0
Antialias = UNchecked
Sample Merged = UNCHECKED
PSP9 - X8: Check CONTIGUOUS
PSPX
- X8: There is no " Sample Merged"
PSPX - X8: Use all layers = UNChecked


Select the OUTER transparent area

SELECTIONS >>> INVERT
STEP 20

EFFECTS >>> 3D EFFECTS >>> CHISEL
Colour =
#d18b09
STEP 21

DESELECT

LAYERS >>> NEW RASTER LAYER

Flood fill with CREAM
#eddfd2
LAYERS >>> ARRANGE >>> MOVE DOWN

EFFECTS >>> ARTISTIC EFFECTS >>> HALF TONE
INK = BLACK
BACKGROUND = #c0c0c0




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STEP 22

EFFECTS >>> ARTISTIC EFFECTS >>> HALF TONE
Change SCREEN ANGLE 1 to 90

EFFECTS >>> EDGE EFFECTS >>> ENHANCE

SAVE YOUR WORK
STEP 23

ACTIVATE Raster 4

EFFECTS >>> 3D EFFECTS >>> DROP SHADOW
Vertical & Horizontal offsets = 2
Colour = Black
Opacity = 85
Blur = 11.00

Repeat Drop Shadow effect changing
Vertical & Horizontal Offsets to - ( minus ) 2
Click OK

LAYERS >>> MERGE >>> MERGE VISIBLE

STEP 24

LAYERS >>> NEW RASTER LAYER
Flood fill with
#373737

SELECTIONS >>> SELECT ALL
SELECTIONS >>> MODIFY >>> CONTRACT = 5
EDIT >>> CLEAR
DESELECT


LAYERS >>> MERGE >>> MERGE DOWN

LAYERS >> NEW RASTER LAYER

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


LAYERS >>> MERGE >>> MERGE DOWN

SAVE YOUR WORK
STEP 25

Open up the knowledgeWA image in your PSP workspace

Choose your SELECTION TOOL
Selection Type = Rectangle
Mode = Replace
Feather = 0
Antialias = UNChecked


Select the text shown
STEP 26

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 =
50%
Ensure "Resize all layers" is UNCHECKED
Resample using WEIGHTED AVERAGE


EFFECTS >>> IMAGE EFFECTS >>> OFFSET
Horizontal Offset = 170
Vertical Offset = 170
Edge Mode = Transparent
STEP 27

Back to the knowledgeWA image in your PSP workspace

DESELECT
Choose your SELECTION TOOL
S
ame settings

Select the text shown
STEP 28

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 = 50%
Ensure "Resize all layers" is UNCHECKED
Resample using WEIGHTED AVERAGE


EFFECTS >>> IMAGE EFFECTS >>> OFFSET
Horizontal Offset = - ( minus ) 170
Vertical Offset = - ( minus ) 170
Edge Mode = Transparent

LAYERS >>> MERGE >>> MERGE VISIBLE
STEP 29

OPEN & ACTIVATE Merged 2

Open up the
Owl-Wallpaper
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 =
50%
Ensure "Resize all layers" is UNCHECKED
Resample using WEIGHTED AVERAGE


ADJUST >>> SHARPNESS >>> SHARPEN
,
STEP 30

EFFECTS >>> IMAGE EFFECTS >>> OFFSET
Horizontal Offset = - ( minus ) 1
20
Vertical Offset = 25
Edge Mode = Transparent

SAVE YOUR WORK

STEP 31

Set up LAYER PALETTE as shown

Right click on Title Bar and select
Copy merged from the options
STEP 32

In ANIMATION SHOP

Right click the workspace and select
'Paste As New Animation' from the options.

Back to PSP.

Set up LAYER PALETTE as shown

STEP 33

In ANIMATION SHOP

Select
'Paste A
fter Current' icon on top menu

Back to PSP.

Set up LAYER PALETTE as shown
,
STEP 34

In ANIMATION SHOP

Select >>>> 'Paste After Current' icon on top menu

Edit >> Select All

Right click on Title Bar of frames
Select 'Frame Properties' from the options
Display time = 60

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STEP 35

View >> Animation
and while it is still running,
File >> Save As

Locate the folder in which you wish to save it.

Name your animation.

With the Gif Optimiser keep pressing NEXT
until you get to the last one... click FINISH

Close the Animation
Close the frames.
Close Animation Shop
 
 
RESIZING ANIMATIONS

Click on the Title Bar of the frames

Animation >> Resize animation

Select width and height in pixels

Click OK

Save your animation
 
 



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