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Lets Roll

Post by Janet on Sun Dec 21, 2008 5:05 am

Lets Roll

You will need some corner trims of choice to decorate

Open a new canvas 275 x 100 transparent
Flood fill with colour or gradient of choice
Image / add borders, these settings

Click inside border with magic wand, flood fill with colour/gradient of choice
Select none
Image/ add borders, these settings

Click inside with magic wand, flood fill with contrasting colour/gradient
Add an inner bevel, these settings

Select None
Repeat the first border you did
Now, Tizzy up the border a little, this is mine

Add watermark if you wish, Merge visable
New Layer, Write your text in font and colour of choice
Add a drop shadow, these settings, re-name text

Put into place, Like this

Duplicate this layer and move down a little
Duplicate this layer and move down a little
Repeat until you have this

We are now going to save as we go, I'll walk you through every step.
Hide all text layers, have bottom 'merged' layer visable and highlighted
File / save as 1psp image ( now we have to do a little work )
Un hide/ highlight original text layer, With lasso tool, draw around top of text, like this

Hit delete on key board, select none
Layers / merge visable, save as 2 psp image
Hide original text layer
Unhide / highlight copy of text
Once again with lasso tool draw around text that is above border

Select none, hit delete, merge visable and save as 3 psp image
(gets a bit easier now)
Highlight merged layer again, hide copy of text and unhide copy (2) of text
Merge visable, save as 4 psp image
Hit undo arrow, hide copy (2), unhide copy (3)
Merge visable, save as 5 psp image
Hide copy (3). unhide copy (4)
Merge visable, save as 6 psp image
( next two layers need lasso tool again )
Hit undo arrow, hide copy (4), unhide/highlight copy (5)
With lasso tool draw around the bottom of text, like this

Hit delete on keyboard, select none, save as 7 psp image
Hide copy 5, unhide and highlight copy 6
Once again remove all text below border

Select none, merge visable, save as 8 psp image

Open Animation Shop
File / animation wizard
Follow prompts and add your psp images in order
Click on first frame, hold Ctrl down and hit 'A' to highlight all frames
I have my speed set to 20
Save as a gif image

I hope you have enjoyed this tutorial

This tutorial was written by ©️Janet on 12 Sept 2005.
Re-vamped on 7th April 2008
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