Glitter Text

For this tutorial you will need:
PSP 8, 9 or X
GLITTER

Right click on it and click on 'Save As'. Save to a folder of your choice.

WE WILL BE USING JASC ANIMATION SHOP AND PSP 8 , PSP 9 or PSP X FOR THIS TUTORIAL SO HAVE THEM BOTH OPEN  

IN ANIMATION SHOP

CLICK ON YOUR BROWSE ICON

FIND WHERE YOU SAVED YOUR GLITTER THEN D0UBLE CLICK ON IT TO OPEN IT

YOU WILL SEE IT HAS 3 FRAMES

HIGHLIGHT THE FIRST FRAME AND GO TO EDIT - COPY 

NOW GO TO PSP

GO TO EDIT  - PASTE AS NEW IMAGE

FOLLOW ABOVE WITH YOUR 2ND FRAME OF GLITTER

 AND THIRD GLIITER

YOU WILL NOW HAVE ALL THE FRAMES IN  PSP

GO TO FILE - NEW 

TYPE IN 300 X 200  (OR BIGGER IF YOU WISH)

FOR YOUR TEXT SET THE STROKE/FILL BOXES IN THE  MATERIALS PALETTE TO WHITE

SET UP YOUR TEXT TOOLBAR

I USED BELOW SETTINGS

 TYPE IN YOUR TEXT 

WE NEED TWO COPIES OF THIS IMAGE, SO KEEPING MARCHING ANTS ACTIVE

GO TO WINDOW - DUPLICATE AND MAKE TWO MORE

YOU WILL NOW HAVE 3 ON YOUR SCREEN

ON YOUR FIRST ONE -  HIGHLIGHT IT

OPEN UP YOUR COLOUR PALETTE - CLICK ON YOUR PATTERN

USE THE DROP DOWN MENU AND YOU WILL SEE YOUR THREE GLITTERS

NOTE EACH GLITTER FRAME IS NAMED IMAGE 1, IMAGE 2, IMAGE 3. USE THE GLITTER IMAGE 1  FOR TEXT 1, GLITTER IMAGE 2 FOR TEXT 2 AND GLITTER IMAGE 3 FOR TEXT 3.

 

SELECT THE FIRST GLITTER  IMAGE

 

NOW FLOOD FILL YOUR FIRST TEXT

GO TO SELECTIONS - SELECT NONE

WITH THIS TEXT STILL HIGHLIGHTED GO TO EDIT - COPY

GO BACK TO ANIMATION SHOP

AND GO TO EDIT - PASTE AS NEW IMAGE

YOUR TEXT WILL NOW BE IN ANIMATION SHOP

BACK IN PSP  SELECT YOUR SECOND COPY OF YOUR TEXT AND FOLLOWING ABOVE INSTRUCTIONS FLOOD FILL IT WITH YOUR SECOND GLITTER

AGAIN, GO TO EDIT - COPY

IN ANIMATION SHOP  GO TO EDIT - PASTE -AFTER CURRENT FRAME

FOLLOW ABOVE FOR THIRD GLITTER

CLICK ON YOUR VIEW ANIMATION OR GO TO VIEW - ANIMATION

NOW SAVE YOUR WORK

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