This tutorial is © tagcatz designs 2015. 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.

Scrap kit is Peace and Love from Hania's Design and is available for purchase HERE
The music animation is by SophisticatSimone, available on her blog HERE It's under music on the animations list.
The lady is by Lysisange and is also available at Hania's Design store HERE
You'll need the plugin Eye Candy 4000, Gradient Glow and you can get that HERE
Mask and font of choice


Install your plugin before beginning
Open a new transparent image 600 x 600 and flood fill with white
You can resize later if you wish
Open paper 9, resize to 600 x 600, copy, close and paste as new layer
Load your mask and then merge group
Open element 56, resize to 500 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move to the top and slightly to the right
Open element 1, resize to 580 width, copy close and paste as new layer
Move to the bottom
Open element 45, resize to 240 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move to the top left
Open element 4, resize to 300 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move over the peace sign
Open element 72, resize to 140 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move to the bottom right
Open element 67, resize to 430 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move down a bit and to the left side
Open element 95, resize to 130 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move down and to the right in front of the amplifier
Open element 76, resize to 120 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move down and left, overlapping the back of the van
Open element 12, resize to 60 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move down so it's overlapping the van, around the middle
Open element 13, resize to 85 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move down and to the left of the first lantern
Open element 69, resize to 175 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move to the right of the first lantern
Open element 27, resize to 175 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move up and rotate it right a bit
Open element 5, resize to to 190 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move to the top right and rotate right just a bit
Open element 43, resize to 110 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move below the ticket and rotate left a bit
Open your Lysisange tube, choose the layer you want and resize to 525 height
Copy, close and paste as new layer - then move her slightly to the right
Open element 18, resize to 360 width, copy, close and paste as new layer
Move down in front of the girl
Open whichever glasses you like best, resize quite small and put at the bottom right
Go through your layers and add drop shadows to your elements
I used 0, 3, 30, 6, black
Add the copyright info and license number for the tube you've used
Convert to raster
Effects, plugins, Eye Candy 4000, Gradient Glow
On the color tab, choose white
On the basic tab, 8, 25, 100, draw box checked
Lower the opacity of this layer to 70%
For my text, I used Fabulous Fifties, #93577d
I gave it the same gradient glow, but on overall opacity I used 80%
Starting with the amplifier layer, merge down to and including the white background layer
Copy this merged layer and go to AS
Right click to paste as new animation
Duplicate until you have 14 frames and then minimize for now
Open SophisticatSimone's music animation
Edit, select all
Edit, copy and then close
Maximize your tag frames
Edit, select all
Edit, paste into selected frame - always frame 1
Position so the bottom of the animation is just below the bottom of the peace sign
Click once to set in place
Minimize for now
Back to PSP and close the eye on the merged background layer
Click any other layer to activate it
Edit, copy special, copy merged
Go to AS and right click to paste as new animation
Duplicate until you have 14 frames
Edit, select all
Edit, copy and then close
Maximize your tag frames
Edit, paste into selected frame - again frame 1
Position and then click once to set in place
If you wish to resize, click animation, resize animation and choose the size you want
Save as a gif file
Thanks for trying my tut!

tagcatz