This tutorial was written by me, Zuzzanna on 18th August 2010
any resemblance to any other tutorial is completely coincidental.

I'm using a tube from Barbara Jensen  you can buy a license to use her tubes here
do not use the same tube without a license

Filter: Eye Candy 5 - Texture

My supplies here


Put the presets in your preset shapes folder and the gradient in your gradient folder

Open the supplies and select the Fan
copyNpaste your tube of choice as new layer - resize if needed
select the part of the tube that sticks out side the fan with freehand selection tool
if you lower the opacity on the tube it's easier to see what to delete - select non
 add drop shadow to both tube and fan

preset shape tool - find Instant_e
foreground to black - background to Candy bars gradient

Anti Alias & Create as vector ticked
linestyle solid Width 4 and draw out a shape
convert to raster drag it to bottom

click inside all the "shapes" with magic wand
selection - modify - contract 3
Adjust add noice Gaussian noise 50 monochrome ticked
select non
drop shadow

preset shape again same settings but change the Width to 3
draw out a small shape KR Valentines_A

convert to raster click inside the shape with magic wand and add the same Gaussian noice
add drop shadow and
place it to your liking

add copyright and your name
I used FleurDeLeah for my name same colors as before Stroke 1
it's a pay font cannot supplie

now select the Fan layer
Effect: Eye Candy 5 - Texture noice

Select snowfall setting and Basic these setting

copy merge - open AS paste as new animation
back in psp - undo
texture noice again - hit random bottom
paste after current frame in AS
repeat two times more so you end up with four frames in AS
 go to animation properties and change the Opaque to white
save with default setting