This tutorial was created by Sharon Becker
on 11th September 07
for a challenge in
Creative PSP Expressions msn group
(group no longer there anymore)
It was written for those that have a working
knowlege of PSP
This tut was done in PSP X
Preset Shape - circle
EyeCandy4000 - glass
This tutorial is fairly easy,
Okay lets start:
File - New - New image
1.first we need to get the foreground colour to null,
and background colour to grey, like below:
2.next go to your preset shape tool and select the circle,
and draw a circle on the canvas and stretch it outlike this:
3.once happy with the shape DON'T convert to raster YET
..we go to selections - select none, that keeps it still in vector
4.next get your preset shape tool - circle again and draw out a circle
5.once happy we now convert layer to raster
6.now have the shape right, we get our magic wand
and click inside the grey area like this:
7.while we have the marching ants around it we go to
eyecandy4000 - glass with these settings below
8.then click ok,then go to selections - select none
u have the basic shape now..
9.if you would like to colourise, this is how i do mine..
Adjust - hue & saturation - hue/saturation/lightness
i chose pink with these settings:
There you have it..
now save your prong by either exportingas a tube OR
psp format or png whichever suits you.
there you have it..
Hope you enjoyed my tutorial!!