Friday, April 2, 2010

Kitty Love

ARTIST: Artwork © PinupToons.
In order to use the image in this tutorial you MUST purchase it from CILM

SCRAPKIT: Gracie by Joyfully Yours, Suzanna

MASK: WSL_Mask247


Okay lets being...

New Image 600 x 600

Open JYSW_Gracie_bkgrnd9
Copy and close
New raster layer
Select all
Paste into selection
Apply your mask
Merge group

Open JYSW_Gracie_frame1
Copy and close
Paste as new layer

Get your magic wand and select the inside of your frame
Expand by 4
New raster layer
Open JYSW_Gracie_bkgrnd6
Copy and close
Paste into selection
Move beneath your frame
Add a light drop shadow to your frame

The elements I used for tag are listed below
Resize them appropriately, usually about 50%
Just Copy and paste them as a new layer
See my tag for placement
Add drop shadows


Add your tube
Add your copyright and text

When you are done add light drop shadows to all layers

Select your frame background layer
Select all - float -defloat

To add animation:
Open Animation Shop
Open your animation
Select the first frame
go back to PSP
Right click on your gray background (not the tag)
Paste as new image
select your paint bucket fill
Double click on your forground color
Go to the pattern tab
Find your heart image
Fill your frame background with this
Copy merged
Back to animation shop
Right click
Paste as new animation

Do these steps again with the 2nd frame
Only when you paste your tag, paste after current frame

Repeat these steps for all 16 frames of the hearts

When your done save as a GIF and your done.

1 comment:

  1. Kris, Thanks for using "Gracie" to do this wonderful tutorial! I'm honored! Please drop by my blog and snag my blinkie. I've added yours to mine! Suzi Wollman, Joyfully Yours, Susannah