Calling Card

For this tutorial you will need:
PSP 8 or 9

    BASIC CALLING CARD       

 

OPEN PAINT SHOP PRO 8 or 9

 GO TO FILENEW

TYPE IN 300 X 200

  SELECT COLOUR/GRADIENT OF YOUR CHOICE BY USING YOUR DROPPER ICON

I CHOSE COLOURS ABOVE
SELECT THE FLOOD FILL TOOL FILL YOUR CANVAS

LEFT CLICK - BACKGROUND FILL

RIGHT CLICK -  FOREGROUND FILL
 

NOW FOR YOUR LAYERS, IF YOU CANT SEE YOUR LAYER PALETTE GO TO VIEW - PALETTES- LAYERS

BELOW BOX WILL APPEAR

CLICK YOUR NEW LAYER ICON

I NAMED MINE TUBE

 NOW CLICK ON YOUR TUBE ICON A  BAR WILL APPEAR AT THE TOP OF YOUR WORKSPACE. CLICK ON THE LITTLE SQUARE WITH THE TUBE PICTURE ON IT

THIS BOX WILL OPEN

   

 CHOOSE YOUR TUBE AND RESIZE IT BY SELECTING SCALE I CHOOSE 50 FOR MINE

WITH YOUR LAYER 2 ACTIVE (CLICK ON IT SO IT IS BLUE) PLACE YOUR TUBE ON YOUR WORK SPACE USE YOUR MOVER TOOL  TO MOVE IT UNTIL YOU ARE HAPPY WITH IT :))

 

AGAIN ADD ANOTHER LAYER, I NAMED MINE TEXT

 

   CLICK YOUR TEXT ICON AND TYPE IN YOUR TEXT

 AGAIN YOU CAN USE YOUR MOVER TOOL TO PLACE YOUR TEXT

IT WILL HAVE MARCHING ANTS AROUND YOUR TEXT TO NOW GO TO SELECTIONS - SELECT - NONE

ON YOUR TOOLBAR

 GO TO LAYERS - MERGE VISIBLE

 WHEN YOU ARE HAPPY WITH YOUR IMAGE

GO TO FILE - SAVE AS 

NAME YOUR WORK AND CLICK SAVE

Tutorial written by RobbieFan. Updated for PSP 8 by Lyn.
Tutorials Robbie, Lyn & Shell 2002
Page design SLANT Digital 2005