This tutorial is © tagcatz designs 2014. It may not be copied or reproduced in whole or in part without my written permission.

This tutorial assumes a basic working knowledge of PSP and AS. I use X5 but any version will do.

This tut uses a FTU scrap kit from Amanda Kelleher and with permission, is available to download HERE.

The woman image is copyright to Anna Marine and is available for purchase from CDO HERE
The animation is from Package 19 by Sophisticat Simone and is also available at CDO HERE
The mask I've used is FTU from Sophisticat Simone and is availabe from her blog HERE
You will need the plugin Greg's Factory Output Vol 11 - Pool shadow and you can get that HERE It's called Factory Output II on this site.

Open a new image 600 x 600 and flood fill with white
We'll resize it later in AS
Open paper 60, copy, close and paste as new layer
Load your mask and then merge group
Open element 52, copy, close and paste as new layer
Open element 15, copy, close and paste as new layer
Open element 64, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move so it's just below the top of the frame
Open element 4, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move up and to the right just a bit
Open element 63, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move up and to the left
Duplicate this layer and move it down and to the right
Open element 76, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move down beside the last flower
Open your Anna Marine tube, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move her up just a little bit
Open element 42, resize to about 300 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move down covering the bottom of the woman
With your magic wand, click inside the two openings
Selection, modify, expand, 5
New raster layer
Flood fill the selections with #8b2a54
Effects, plugins, Greg's Factory Output Vol II, Pool Shadow - default settings
Deselect
Drag this layer below the frame layer
Open element 76, flip horizontal (mirror) copy, close, and paste as new layer
Move over the left opening in the frame
Open the last element (it's unnumbered - a flower), copy, close and paste as new layer
Move over the right opening in the frame
Give your layers drop shadows - I used 3, 3, 30, 5, black
Add your copyright info and license number for the Anna Marine tube
For my text, I used Good Vibrations ROB, #5f1917
Give your text a small drop shadow - I used 2, 2, 30, 2, black
Merge all layers from the top layer down to and including the woman into one layer
Close the eye on the merged layer
Click any other layer to activate it
Edit, copy special, copy merged
Go to AS and paste as new animation
Duplicate until you have 18 frames and then minimize for now
Open animation #55 from Sophisticat Simone's package 19
Edit, select all
Edit, copy and then close
Maximize your background frames
Edit, select all
Make sure your slider is all the way to the left so Frame 1 is on your screen
Edit, paste into selected frame (Frame 1)
Position to the upper left and click once to set it in place
Edit, paste into selected frame - again Frame 1
Position to the upper right and click once to set it in place
Minimize for now
Back to PSP
Open the eye on your merged layers
Copy the merged layer and go to AS and paste as new animation
Duplicate until you have 18 frames
Edit, select all
Edit, copy and then close
Maximize your background animation frames
Edit, paste into selected frame (Frame 1)
Position and click once to set it in place
If you want to resize, click animation, resize animation and choose the size you want
Save as a gif file
Thanks for trying my tutorial! I hope you like your new tag!

tagcatz