Saturday, September 12, 2009

Trick or Treat

Clicking on the image will enlarge to bigger view.

1 tube of choice - I’m using the artwork of Elias Chatzoudis which you can purchase here
Font of Choice - I’m using Treasure here
Weescotlass Mask 35 here
My Template 46 here
Greg’s Factory Output Vol. II - Pool Shadow
Mura Meister - Copies

This tutorial was written assuming you have a working knowledge of PSP.

~♥~ Let’s get started ~♥~

Open up the template.
Shift + D.
Close out the original.
Delete the credit layer.

Highlight Raster 2.
Select All/Float/Defloat
New Raster Layer.
Flood fill with a gradient of your choice.
Apply Greg’s Factory Output Vol. II - Pool Shadow
Default Settings
Adjust/Add Remove Noise/Add Noise
Random checked
Noise: 30%

Highlight Raster 3
Select All/Float/Defloat
Selections/Modify/Expand by 1
Invert your gradient and flood fill.
Copy and paste your tube of choice.
Resize much larger than it is.
Tap the delete key.
Change the Properties to Soft Light.

Copy and paste your tube as a new layer.

Close out your white canvas and merge visible.
Highlight the original layer.
Reopen your white canvas.
Apply Mura Meister Copies:
Wallpaper (rotate) with default settings.
Adjust/Blur/Gaussian Blur
Radius: 10
Apply the mask.
Merge Group.
Duplicate/Merge Down.
Duplicate/Merge Down.
Duplicate/Merge Down.

Now we’re going to write your name on a curve.
In your color pallet set foreground to black, background null.
Click on your Ellipse Tool and make a circle bigger than the outer circle of the template.
Objects/Align/Center in Canvas.
Resize the circle if you need to.
Duplicate the Ellipse circle - close out the copy.
Move your mouse along the circle until you see a Rocking A.
Click your mouse.
A Text Box will open up.Type in your name.
In your Layers pallet Click on the + sign beside your writing
Click on the eye beside the New Ellipse layer
Highlight the Vector Layer
Right click
Convert to Raster Layer.

Give it a slight inner bevel:

Give your name a heavy drop shadow.

Highlight the copy of the Ellipse.
Open the layer up and repeat the above step accept this time write in your credits.
Do not give it an inner bevel.

I hope you enjoyed this tutorial.
I’d love to see your results and show it off in my Show Arena.
Email me!

1 comment:

  1. hello!!!
    I like to make you an offer .... why write to my mail please?
    my mail