Open Paint Shop Pro and go to FILE, then NEW
Select this size 200x150. Click ok.
Go back to FILE and go to BROWSE
Find your Diamond Fill you saved earlier, double click on it, it should
now have opened in your PSP.
Lock your foreground and background TEXTURE BOXES by clicking the
little black arrow and selecting NULL
Tick the LOCK box
Choose white for your background texture colour by
clicking the black arrow and choosing SOLID COLOUR
Select the TEXT TOOL
click inside the text bo
Choose your Font and size and click OK
If you need to move your text into place, select the mover tool
and drag your text into place.
Go to EFFECTS then 3D, select INNER
You now have this box
Where it says PRESETS at the top, choose METALLIC. Save
all the other settings as shown. Click in the COLOUR box,
and choose a colour.
Click OK in both boxes.
Click the arrow on the colour box and select PATTERN
Then click in the colour box and you will get this box
Click on the pattern and a pattern chart will appear, scroll to the top
and click on your Diamond Fill,
Select the TEXT tool, and click in
your text box again. Click OK.
Select the MOVER tool, and drag
that text over the other one
Go to LAYERS - then MERGE - select MERGE VISIBLE
Deselect MOVER tool
Right click on your text and COPY
Go to FILE - select - JASC SOFTWARE PRODUCTS,
then LAUNCH ANIMATION SHOP
Go to EDIT - PASTE - and then PASTE AS NEW ANIMATION
Now go to EFFECTS - INSERT IMAGE EFFECT - and select
Use the settings
While this box is still open, go to CUSTOMISE and set as shown
Press OK on both boxes. Go to the first frame of your animation, and
highlight it so it has red/blue borders in it
Go to DELETE on the menu bar,
click it and delete the frame. Check your animation by going to
on the menu bar, leaving this box
open go to FILE - SAVE AS
And there you have your text or Sig.
I hope you enjoyed doing this tutorial.