The idea from this tut came from Lacy Clagg herself.
I am writting it,,but every thing about the tutorial came from her.
Thank you lacy for being such a wonderful friend
to myself and the group. And for all the wonderful tubes you have shared with us.
Supplies you will need
Paint Shop Pro. I am using version 8
Filters Unlimited 2.0 Lens Effect
Tube of choice. I am using the art of ©Lacy Clagg
You can purchase here tubes Here
Font Airfoil Script
Start by opening a new 400x350 blank image
selection all flood fill white.
selection/modify contract by 4
hit delete on your keyboard.
DO NOT DESELECT!
selection/Modify contract by 30
flood fill white.
Selections/ modify contract by 4
hit delete on your keyboard
Resize the fram you just made 90%
add new layer
Put your foreground to a gradient that matches your tube.
diagonal about 45.
floodfill your new layer.
you might want to floodfill a few times,,,its your choice.
effect/texture effect/ blinds with these settings
Width - 4
Opacity - 35
Now use your Filters Unlimited 2.0 Lens Effect/Horizontal Slice
Now move this layer down below your frame layer you made.
On your frame layer, use your magic wand and click on the outside
layer of your frame
go back on your background layer and hit delete on your keyboard.
Now go back and add a drop shadow to your frame layer
you should now have something like this
Use your magic wand and click inside the middle of the frame area
add new layer and flood fill white.
Move that layer below your frame layer.
lower the opacity to around 50
Go back to your frame layer and add the tube of your choice.
Drop shadow same settings as before.
Add your name, a saying and proper copyright
add a new layer and move it below all the other layers and flood fill white.
Save as jpeg
I hope you have enjoyed this tutorial
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