This tutorial was written on September 12th 2011.
Any similarities to another tutorial is purely coincidental.
All my tutorial are register with My Free Copyright.
Please do not claim as your own.
This tutorial writer assumes you have a
working knowledge of using Paint Shop Pro.
This tutorial was done in Paint Shop Pro9,
but can be adapted to use in other
Paint Shop Pro versions.
Tube of Choice: I am using the awesome artwork of Duncan Long.
You can purchase his tubes HERE...you will need a tube that's laying or crawling
Please do not use without a license to do so
Scrapkit of Choice: I am using a Broken Dreams Designs PTU Scrapkit- Haunted House .
You can purchase it HERE....Thank you Tonya
Font for name is Creep ville and copy write is always done in Pixelette ...
Get them HERE
Drop shadow use throughout H-2/V-2/O-50/B-5.00
Please leave a thank you when you downloading for supplies.
my tag is just a guide...please use your imagination and make the tag your own
you do not have to use any of the supplies I used.
first open up frame1/take your magic wand and click inside/copy/paste paper 8/
resize to fit the frame/close off/selection/modify by 6/go to frame layer and
invert/now go to paper layer and delete/select none/minimize this for now.
open up the haunted house/shift D and close original layer/resize 700x688/move
house a little lower on canvas/close off for now/copy/paste bllodsplatter1/duplicate
mirror/duplicate/flip/duplicate mirror/merge visible all four layers.This is your mask.
open up your house layer and copy/paste the bloody chain/resize to fit the wood slates
on the house. If you place on top of the railings then use your eraser tool to erase the
prts on top so it looks like it's underneath. once that is done merge visible all chain layers
then merge down on top of the house
now open up the paper layer you previous did.you're going to used just the paper/copy/paste
above house layer and place toward the top (see my tag for directions)resize and go to
adjust/sharpen so the words stand out.open the hand and resize until you get the size you want.
place the hand under the house on the right hand side/duplicate the hand four more time/each time
bringing it out from underneath the house more and more/once you paste the fifth one/close all of
them except the first one.
add any more elements you wish to use/make sure you add a drop shadow to each element.
place your main tube where you want it/add drop shadow.(see my tag if needed)
resize your tag/Add your copyright and watermark-(I put a slight gradient glow on mine)
copy/merge all layers except the 4 duplicates of the hand/go to animation shop and paste as
new layer/go back and close the first hand and open the second hand and paste in animations
shop after current frame/repeat until you do the fourth copy of the hand/now go back and
close the fourth layer and reopen the third layer/copy merge and paste in animation shop
behind current layer/ do this until you get to the original hand layer/you should have 9
frames/go to edit/select all/animation/frame properties and change to 100
view animated/if happy save as gif/now it's ready to give to a friend
thank you for trying my tutorial..please send me a copy of what you did
so I can showcase it...firstname.lastname@example.org