1 tube of choice - I’m using the artwork of Jose A Cano which you can purchase here
Font of Choice - I’m using Wild Ride here
Dezigns by Ali Template 81 here
Vix Mask 346 here
Animated Bling I supplied here
EyeCandy 5: Impact - Gradient Glow - Optional
“Patriotic” a taggers scrap kit created by Crazy Girl and can be purchased here. You can visit her blog here.
Such an awesome kit, Crazy Girl! Thank you!!
~♥~ Let’s get started ~♥~
Open up the template. Shift + D. Close out the original.
New Rater Layer. Send to bottom.
700 X 700 pixels
Highlight Circle 3.
Copy and paste a paper of choice as a new layer.
Hit the delete key.
Deselect. Rename Circle 3.
Delete the template layer.
Repeat the above step for Circle layers 1 & 2 as well as for Frame layers 1 & 2.
TIP: Be sure to rename your layers the same as the template before you delete the template. It’s very important when it comes time to animate.
Add your embellishments. I used:
Bow 3: Resize 60%. Free rotate left 20 degrees
Flowers 1, 2, & 3: Resize 40%
Star 3: Resize 30%
Butterfly 3: 30%
Copy and paste your tube as a new layer.
Highlight your white canvas.
New Raster layer. Select All.
Copy and paste a paper of choice Into Selection.
If you’re going to use the same paper as I did then give it a Gaussian Blur of 20.
Apply the mask. Merge Group.
Adjust/Add Remove Noise/Add Noise
Highlight the top layer in your pallet.
Add your copyrights.
Add your name.
I used papers for both the foreground and background.
I also gave it an inner bevel:
And added a Gradient Glow.
Eyecandy 5 - Impact: Gradient Glow
On the basic tab:
Outside Glow and Mask selection both checked
Glow Radius: 30
Soft Corners: 0
Overall Opacity: 100
Distortion Amount: 0
Distortion Lump Size: 100
Gradient Smoothness: 97
Time to animate:
Close out all your layers.
Reopen the layers from the white canvas all the way up to FRAME 1.
Copy Merge and carry into Animation Shop.
Edit/Paste as New Animation.
Ctrl + L until you have a total of 22 frames.
Ctrl + A to highlight all the frames
Open up Anima 1.
Ctrl + A
Highlight your tag.
Ctrl & E
Position this anima at the bottom frame.
Repeat the above step with Anima 2.
View your animation. If your happy with it then resize.
Percentage of Original checked.
Width & Height 85
I hope you enjoyed this tutorial.
I’d love to see your results.
Wednesday, May 27, 2009
Clicking on the image will enlarge to full view.
Image below shows the animation.