Diamond Sig

For this tutorial you will need:
PSP 8 or 9
SAVE BELOW PATTERN TO YOUR DOCUMENTS

  

OPEN PSP 8 OR 9 AND GO TO FILE - BROWSE

OPEN YOUR DIAMOND PATTERN BY DOUBLE CLICKING IT

GO TO FILE NEW AND TYPE IN 300 X 200 OR LARGER IF REQUIRED

SET YOUR COLOUR PALETTE TO WHITE

CLICK YOU TEXT ICON AND CHOOSE YOUR TEXT - I CHOSE BELOW

MAKE SURE YOU HAVE FLOATING AND CENTRE ALIGNMENT CHECKED

TYPE IN YOUR TEXT AND HIT APPLY

NOW GO TO EFFECTS - 3 D - INNER BEVEL

GO TO SELECTIONS - SELECT - NONE

CHANGE YOUR COLOUR PALETTE TO PATTERN  

GO TO LAYERS - NEW RASTER LAYER

WITH YOUR LAYER TWO ACTIVE

CLICK ON YOUR TEXT ICON   TYPE THE SAME TEXT AND HIT APPLY

USE YOUR MOVER TOOL TO POSITION YOUR PATTERN TEXT DIRECTLY OVER YOUR WHITE TEXT

 

GO TO SELECTIONS - SELECT - NONE

NOW GO TO LAYERS - MERGE VISIBLE

WITH YOUR IMAGE HIGHLIGHTED GO TO EDIT - COPY

OPEN ANIMATION SHOP

GO TO EDIT - PASTE AS NEW ANIMATION 

WITH YOUR IMAGE HIGHLIGHTED GO TO EFFECTS - INSERT IMAGE EFFECT

USE ABOVE SETTINGS AND CLICK OK

HIGHLIGHT YOUR FIRST FRAME AND HIT DELETE

NOW GO TO VIEW - ANIMATION 

SAVE YOUR WORK

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