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 Wizard's Wish from Tagcatz Design and is available at Mystical Scraps HERE.
The tube is PTU by Zlata_M and is available at PFD HERE
The animation is from SophisticatSimone, available CDO HERE It's one of three animations in the package
The mask is FTU from Moonbeams & Spiderwebs and you can get it HERE It's mask 69
Font of choice - I used Yippy
Eye Candy 4000 Gradient Glow and you can get it HERE


Install your plugin before beginning
Put the mask in your masks folder
Open a new transparent image 600 x 600 and flood fill with white
Open paper 6, resize to 600 x 600 copy, close and paste as new layer
Load your mask with source luminance, fit to canvas and hide all mask checked
Merge group
Open element 46, resize to 260 width and move to the top right
Duplicate this layer, flip vertical and move to the left of the first one
Open element 28, resize to 550 width and move to the bottom of the tag
Open element 60, resize to 500 width and move up a bit
Open the Zlata_M tube and select the layers you want
Resize to 580 height and paste as new layer
Click your frame layer to activate it
Open element 50, resize to 340 width and move to the bottom right of the frame
Open element 6, resize to 160 width and move to the bottom right in front of the rocks
Open element 5, resize to 105 width and move just to the left of the purple jar
Open element 1, resize to 90 width and move so the words show under the man's arm
Open element 13, resize to 80 width and move to the top right over the frame
Open element 85, resize to 260 width and move to the bottom left of the frame
Open element 56, resize to 470 width and move to the top left
Open element 15, resize to 230 width and move down in front of the bottom of the tree
Open element 38, resize quite small and put on top of the pile of books, next to the man
Open element 43, resize to 125 width and move down and to the right of the man
Activate your tube layer
Open element 49, resize to 380 width and move to the bottom in front of the man
Open element 7, resize to 170 width and move down on top of the open book
Open element 26, resize quite small and move to the bottom right
Open element 63, resize to 160 width and move to the bottom left
Open element 87, resize to 200 width and move down and to the left a bit
Go through your layers and add drop shadows to your elements
I used 0, 4, 30, 6, black, but on the stars made the drop shadow 0, 2, 30, 2, black
Add the copyright info and license number for the Zlata_M tube
Convert to raster
Effects, plugins, Eye Candy 4000, Gradient Glow:
On the color tab choose white
On the basic tab 7, 25, 100, draw box checked
Reduce the opacity of this layer to 60%
For my text I used Yippy, #4e2f44 and then gave it the same drop shadow
Starting with the layer below the man, 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 16 frames and then minimize for now
Open animation 399 from the SophisticatSimone package
Edit, select all
Animation, resize animation and choose 50%
Edit, copy and then close
Maximize your tag frames
Edit, select all
Edit, paste into selected frame - frame 1 always
Position where you want it and then click once to set in place
Minimize for now
Back to PSP and close the eye on the merged 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 16 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