Green Ho Ho

"Green Ho Ho"

What you need:
Tube of choice, I used artwork by Elias Chatzoudis
Scrap kit of choice, I used " Jingle Bell Rock" by Me here
Font of choice,  I used TwinkleRob (ptu)
Animated Snow here
Animation Shop
Graphic Program of choice, I use PSPX2

Let's Begin!

1. Open a new transparent image
Open all of your supplies

2. C/P the frame of choice
Add drop shadow
Create a new raster layer behind the frame layer
Using your selection tool, rectangle, trace along the open area of frame
C/P the paper of choice inside selection
C/P the tube of choice above the frame layer
Trim as needed
Add drop shadow
C/P the green snowflake from the kit behind all layers
C/P the glitter word art from the kit above all layers
Add any copyright info and name now

*Starting Animation Process*
3. Open the animated snow inside AS

4. Go back to PSP and create a new raster layer above the paper layer
Using your selection tool, rectangle, trace along the open area of the frame again
Go back to AS and copy the first frame
Paste it as a new image inside PSP
Using your paint bucket/flood fill tool, flood fill the snow frame inside selection
Save as tag1 or however you wish
Go back to PSP and click the "undo" arrow button
Delete the first snow image from PSP
Go back to AS and copy the 2nd frame and Repeat until you have a total of 19 different tag/frames if you are using the same snow provided
Once completed, go to AS and choose the Animation Wizard

5. Open all 19 tag frames into AW
Choose a speed, I have mine set to 10
Once you have them loaded, press play and if you are happy with the tag,
Save and your done!

This tutorial was written on Nov. 16, 2010 at 4:00AM by Pimp'd Tagz