My Tutorials are strictly my own creations,
if they resemble another it is purely coincidence.
This was written with the use of PSP X2.
You may create it any version of PSP.
Scrap Christmas Winter by Design by Joan .You can find it at Scrappindollars.
Art work byJennifer Jasenko . Remember to purchase a license to use this art work, You can purchase tube from CDO .
I purchased this tube from CILM and using my licence for this creation.
Font: Of Choice
Animation: Snow you can download it from Here
Image is better to have larger to work with then we can crop and resize when completed.
Open 700 X 700transparent Image.
Selecet your background layer flood fill with #a4b3ed apply mask merge merge group.
Resize by 110%.
New layer select All then copy paste paper4 into selection-deselect.
Apply mask merge merge group.
Open Elem-5 copy paste resize 75% ,position top left corner of mask add drop shadow then duplicate Image Mirror.
Open Bow copy paste arrange in center at top of mask layer add drop shadow.
Open snowflakedrop copy paste as new layer. Image Flip resize 75%.
Duplicate Image Mirror arrange on layer.
Open elem23 copy paste as new layer resize 65% arrange on right of layer.
Add drop shadow.
Open your tube copy paste arrange on layer resize if needed,
add drop shadow.
Open Elem22 copy paste as new layer resize 90% see tag for placement.
Add drop shadow.
Add your Artist © and your name.
This is only a guide and feel free to use any other element you wish.
Most of all have fun creating.
Open your Animation shop, click the Propagate button to select it, then click back to Psp.
Closeout all layers except these:
Blue Mask layer
white Mask layer
Both Elem 5 layers
Edit Copy Special-Copy Merged.Click into AS then right click and paste as new animation.
Hold down Ctrl then press L key 4 times, now you should have 5 frames.
Open your snow animation select all then copy.
Click on background frame 1 make sure you have selected all then right click and Paste Into Selected frame.
Click back into Psp closeout all the open layers then open those that were closed.
Edit Copy Special-Copy Merged click back to AS paste as new animation.
Click on this frame Edit Copy hold button down place it then let button go.
If you are not happy with placement hit undo button and retry.
Once you are happy with it then save as Gif.
Written and copyrighted to Maree (aka Falcon) 2011.
Under no uncertain terms are you allowed to make money