Friday, 4 November 2016

Autumn Nina



Autumn Nina
Tutorial written by and © to Bits N Bobs 4th November 2016.
Results are for personal use only.
No monetry gain allowed and that includes placing them behind a paid or donation based membership area.
You may add a link for this tutorial on your forum etc.
You are not allowed to share/forward or translate any of my tutorials or place them on any blog, website, DVD or anywhere else without my permission.
These tutorials are written from my own ideas and any similarities to any other tutorial is purely coincidental.
All tutorials are for those with a working knowledge of paintshop pro.
I reserve the right to amend these terms at any time.

Supplies needed.
Font of choice for your name.
I am using Midnight Legend
Tube of  choice.
I am using Nina by Bits N Bobs   available here at PFD
Tube is not to be used without the correct licence.
Masks of choice.
I am using Vix_Mask363 by Vix  and Sg_double-stencilled eclipse1 by Essex Girl
 both are available in the supplies file

Scrap kit Autumn available here
 by Bits N Bobs

I am using Papers 3,4,9 and Elements 1, 5, 32, 44, 46, 48, 65, 74

Note
Download masks and wordart supplies here

This tutorial was written in PSP 9.
Double click on your font and minimize.
Install your masks.
Open a new image, 600 w x 600 h at 72 dpi.

1. Copy paper 3.
Activate your working image.
Selections/ select all, paste into selection.
Layers/ Load/Save mask, Load mask from Disk,
scroll through and select your mask.
Tab Source Luminance, Fit to canvas, Invert transparency.

Layers/ merge/ merge group.
Selections/ select none.


2. Copy paper 9.
Activate your working image.
Selections/ select all, Layers/ new raster layer,
 paste into selction.
Layers/ Load/Save mask, Load mask from Disk,
scroll through and select your mask.
Tab Source Luminance, Fit to canvas.

Layers/ merge/ merge group.
Selections/ select none.
Image/ canvas size.
Re-size to 700 pixels wide and high.
Center placement.


3. Copy element 65.
Paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size to 400 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Image/ mirror, position to the left.
Layers/ arrange/ move down.


4. Activate your top layer.
Copy element 60.
Paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size to 400 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Copy paper 4, using your magic wand
select the center of your frame.
Layers/ new raster layer.
Paste into selection (Ctrl+Shift+L)
Layers/ arrange/ move down.
Selections/ select none.


5.  Copy the top half of your tube.
Paste as a new layer.
Selections/ select all, selections/ float/defloat.
Activate your frame layer and using your eraser
rub out the top part of the frame over her head.
Selections/ select none.
Erase all other parts of your tube that are
sticking out of the frame.
Add a dropshadow of choice.
I have used V3 H3 O66 B7 Colour #000000

Activate top layer.
Layers/ arrange/ merge down, repeat.
Add a dropshadow again.

6. Copy element 32.
Paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size to 400 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Position towards the top right corner.
Layers/ duplicate, Image/ flip.
Layers/ merge/ merge down.
Layers/ arrange/ move down.

7.   Activate your top layer.
Copy element 74.
Paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size to 400 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Position to the right hand side,
move up slightly.
Add a drop shadow.

8. Copy element 46.
Paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size to 200 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Position at the top of the jewel droplet (element 74)
Add a drop shadow.
Layers/ duplicate layer.
Image/ mirror.
Position at the bottom right of the frame.

9. Copy element 44.
Paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size to 400 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Position at bottom left corner of the frame.
Add a drop shadow.
Layers/ arrange/ move down four times.
Your element should be below the jewel droplet.

10. Copy element 48.
Paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size to 300 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Position towards the bottom left corner.
Add a drop shadow.


11. Copy element 1.
Paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size to 200 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Position towards the middle right of your frame.
Add a drop shadow.

12. Copy element 5.
Paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size to 200 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Image/ flip
Position towards the top right corner.
Add a drop shadow.

13. Copy your wordart.
Paste as a new layer.
Position towards the bottom of your frame.
Layers/ arrange/ bring to top.
Selections/ all, Selection float, Selections de-float.
Selections/ modify/ expand by 2.
Layers/ new raster layer, floodfill with white (#ffffff)
Selection/ none.
Add a dropshadow.

14. Layers/ merge/ merge visible.
Add all copyright info.
Export and save as a transparent png.

Matching AV

15. For a matching AV open a new image
180 x 180 and 72 dpi.
Copy your tag and paste as a new layer.
Position to your liking.
Add copyright info and name,
export as before and save.

Thursday, 9 April 2015

Steampunked

Steampunked
Tutorial written by and © to Bits N Bobs 9th April 2015
Results are for personal use only.
No monetry gain allowed and that includes placing them behind a paid or donation based membership area.
You are not allowed to share/forward or translate any of my tutorials or place them on any blog, website,
DVD or anywhere else without my permission.
You are welcome though to add a link to my tutorial page.
These tutorials are written from my own ideas and any similarities to any other tutorial is purely coincidental.
All tutorials are for those with a working knowledge of paintshop pro.
I reserve the right to amend these terms at any time.

Supplies needed.
Font of choice for your name.
I am using 2 fairytale fancy dna.
Tube of  choice.
I am using the tube Steampunk girl by Amberly Berendson
Tube is not to be used without the correct licence.
Steampunk corner Animation by Cat here (if you want to animate)
Mask of choice.
I am using Vix_Mask362 available here
Scrap kit Operation Steampunk available here or here
Items I have used are....
Paper 5, 9,
Elements  16, 38, 39, 62, 71, 73,

Note
 This tutorial was written in PSP 9.
Double click on your font and minimize.
Open all other supplies in paintshop.

1. Open a new image, 600 w x 600 h at 72 dpi.
Selections/ select all.
Copy your paper, paste into selection.
Layers/ new mask layer/ from image.
Look for your mask, source luminance checked
all else unchecked.
Click ok.
Selections/ none.
Layers/ merge/ merge group


2. Copy your frame, paste as a new layer.
Image/re-size to 450 pixels wide.
Using your magic wand select the center of
one of the frames.
Hold down your shift button and select the center
of the other two frames.
Release your shift button.
Selections/ modify/ expand by 3.
Layers/ new raster layer.
Copy paper 5, paste into selection.
Layers/ arrange/ move down.
Selections/ select none.

3. Copy element 38, paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size to 300 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Position to your liking.
Mine is top left.
Layers/ duplicate layer.
Position to your liking.
Mine is bottom right.
Layers/ merge/ merge down
Add a drop shadow of choice.
For this tutorial I am using...
V3, H3, O70, B7, C#000000
Layers/ arrange/ move down.


4. Copy element 39.
Activate top layer, paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size to 400 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Position to your liking.
Mine is in the top frame.
Add a drop shadow of choice.

5. Copy element 71, paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size to 300 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Position to your liking.
Mine is towards the top.
Add a drop shadow of choice.
Layers/ arrange/ move down, edit/repeat x 2,
It should be below the frame paper

6. Copy element 62, paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size to 300 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Image/ mirror.
Position to your liking.
Mine is top right corner.
Add a drop shadow of choice.
Layers/ arrange/ send to bottom

7. Copy your tube,
activate top layer, paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size to 500 pixels high,
all layers un-tabbed.
Image/ mirror.
Position to your liking.
Mine is bottom left corner.
Add a drop shadow of choice.

8. Copy element 16, paste as a new layer.
Image/ re-size to 150 pixels wide,
all layers un-tabbed.
Position to your liking and layer duplicate for more.
I have three, one on each frame.
Add a drop shadow of choice to each one.

Note: If you do not wish to animate then add your name, copyright
info and file export as a transparent png and save.

Animation

9. Add your copyright information.
Layers/ merge/ merge visible.
Edit/ Copy.
Open animation shop.
Edit/ paste as a new animation.
Edit/ paste after current frame.
Repeat until you have six frames.

10. Open your mng animation file.
Edit/ select all,
Animation/ resize animation.
Re-size to 50% smart size.

Edit/ copy.
Activate your tag.
Edit/ select all, edit/propogate paste, edit/ paste into selected frames.
Before you release your mouse button move the animation
so it is inside the bottom frame.

11. Create your name in paintshop as normal, copy the file
and paste as a new animation into animation shop.
Edit/ copy your name in animation shop, activate your tag,
Edit/ select all, edit/propogate paste, edit/ paste into selected frames
and then file/save as.

Below are the settings I use for a transparent gif.

12. When your animation window pops up click on customize.
Colours, 255 colours, Tab Optimize Octree and Error diffusion

Click on the Partial transparency tab,
Convert pixels less than 13%,
Yes blend with colour # FFFFFF (white), ok

Then just keep clicking next to save.