~*~ Spring is in the Air ~*~
(Version française ici)



This pointing hand is here to help you.
You can drag and drop it and use it as a marker to help with following the tutorial.

Tube(s) of your  choice, free or not but the credit for all the tubes must be added to your tag. I use a tube  ©Nikky Hall - www.polkadoodles.co.uk.
  • Plugins
    Wavy Lab 1.1
    Filters Unlimited : Distortion > Warp Jump; AFS Import > Border Fade 1; sqborder2
    Toadies: Weaver
    Van Der Lee: UnPlugged-X > Zoomlens
    Eye Candy 4000: Gradient Glow

  • Deco - Download here.

  • Polices: Puppy for the text and Pixelette for the credits.

STEP 1 - Background

Open an image couleur #FFFFFF, 800x500.

Foreground= #F1B4B2 and Background= #BFC8C1.

Apply Mehdi Wavy Lab 1.1. Add #FFFFFF for the 3rd colour

Filters Unlimited > Distortion > Warp Jump

Toadies > Weaver default

Duplicate. On the copy, applyr VanDerLee > UnPlugged-X > Zoomlens default.

Adjust > Sharpnessn > Sharpen More.

Image > Resize 85%.

Back onto the original layer.

Apply Filters Unlimited > AFS Import > Border Fade 1

Apply  Filters Unlimited > AFS Import > sqborder2 default

STEP 2 - Borders, Tube and others

Add a layer and fill with #BC3228.

Selections > Select All. Selections > Contract 8 pixels. Delete.

Activate the copy.
Selections > Select All. Selections > Float. Selections > Defloat.
Selections > Modify > Expand 8 pixels. Add a layer and fill with #BC3228.
Layers > Arrange > Move Down.

Selections > Select None.

Back onto the copy. Add the tube in the middle.

Apply Drop Shadow 3, 3, 50, 5.

Spring-Deco1 - Place on the left.
Selections > Select All. Selections > Float. Selections > Defloat.
Add a layer and fill with #BC3228.
Selections > Select None.
Delate the original layer.

Duplicate. Place the copy on the right.

STEP 3 - Text

Mine Spring is in the Air or one of your choice. Font is Puppy with this colour #BC3228.

See my tag for the placement.

Apply Eye Candy 4000 > Gradient Glow


STEP 4 - Credits

Credits: with a small pixel font like Pixelette or any other small font.


16 March 2021

If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact me