I chose to animate my final result. *S*
You will need Corel's PsP X,
Font and tube of choice,brush accents(optional)
Alienmist Plugin &
mask. Download and place my mask in your psp
I have used a tube from my
Dwight Sanchez, CILM Package.
Open up PsP, Open the tubes you will be using.
Open a new 500x400 canvas.
Flood fill with your choice of color or gradient. I chose #072061.
Click on the tube you will be using,Image resize if needed, all layers
unchecked. Edit copy back to our canvas, Edit paste as new selection.
Edit, paste as new selection again. Image, mirror.
Selections, Select none.
Adjust, blur, gaussian blur and enter 10.00.
Layers, Load/Save Mask, Load Mask from disk with these settings.
Layers, merge, merge group.
Effects/Plugins/Xero, Alienmist with these settings.
Click on your tube again, Edit copy, back to our canvas. Edit paste as new
layer. Position to where you would like. Add a drop shadow if you'd like.
Add your text, your text effects. Add some brush accents.
Add your watermark, your artists credits.
File , export jpg optimizer, save and you're done!
I hope you have enjoyed this tutorial!