This tutorial was written for those
that have a semi-working knowledge of ·PaintShop Pro·
eyecandy 4 gradient glow
I am using the awesome work of Robert Alvarado,
You must have a license to use his work from MPT.
See his work Here.
kit:Rockin' Christmas by Designs by Sarah
Can be purchased affordably at PMTWS.
Open your tube,image/canvas size to 600x600
add the candycane,resize till it can fit her hand
zoom tool,real close in on this layer
duplicate,drag one below tube.
using the eraser tool set to 3,erase off top part of candycane next to her thumb
layers merge visible now
and using a shadow of choice here
i used eyecandy 4,shadowlab
add the guitar and resize 80%,move right and below tube layer
repeating shadow as above settings.
add the tree with no decor on it,add to left behind all other layers.
now,let's decorate our tree okay?
done? merge layers -decors n tree only
add the black star,and resize to 80%
add a paper to bottom layer and load a mask of choice.
grab the preset eclipse tool,foreground black,background null
draw out an eclipse,place where you want to add text on a path
text will vary to psp so however large you want is fine.
set to floating,not vector
type out wording,selection promote to layer
click in layers to right,the + on eclipse shape,click hide.
layers on text,convert to raster,select none.
clear the eclipse tool now.
add a gradient glow and shadow of choice and add name and copyright of tube and save.