This tutorial was written by me, Zuzzanna on March 13 2010
any resemblance to any other tutorial is completely coincidental.

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

Mask is from Monti

My supplies here
do not share my supplies in other tutorials without my permission.


Open all materials in psp and select the book
go to image canvas size 600 X 600

with freehand tool select around the book cover like this

new layer

foreground set to #bc3531 background to #5f2323
and make a gradient on your foreground
angle and repeat 0 invert checked
floodfill your selection
select non

now select the book spine the same way
but change the gradien to angle 90
and while it's still selected add inner bevel

select non
layers merge visible

again draw around the book cover with selection freehand tool
copy and paste your face tube as new layer
resize to fit - selection invert - hit delete - select non

copyNpaste the wordart as new layer
resize and use your raster deform tool
 holding the shift key down
to change the angle and make it look like the book title

when your happy -  merge all layers visible

CopyNpaste the floor move it under the book layer
copy paste the key, the rose vase, and your tube of choice
resize - drop shadow everything and place them to your liking

add a new layer drag it to the bottom - floodfill with white
new layer - floodfill black
apply the mask and merge group

write your name I used CAC champagne stroke 1
black  background color from your tube

copy merged - open AS paste as new animation
in psp chose your lighten/darken tool and on the layer with the key these settings

brush one side of the key from top to bottom - copy merged
paste after current frame in AS

back in psp
brush the other side of the key - copy merge
paste after current frame in AS

save with default settings