Thursday, May 30, 2013

Scary Webs

***Scary Webs By JackieBeth, written on September 24, 2010***
***save as you go along***
***add drop shadows and resize/recolor when you see fit***

Items Needed

Paint Shop Pro/version PSPX was used to create this tutorial
Animation Shop
tube/image of choice (close up of tube as well)
Artist I Used: Keith Garvey
you MUST purchase a license at his store HERE to use his work
font & mask of choice/font used in this tutorial: "Cheeseburger"
filter Xero/Radiance
filter Eye Candy 4000/HSB Noise


open a blank transparent canvas size size 500 by 500
flood fill background white

add new raster layer
flood fill with color of choice
apply mask of choice
merge group

copy and paste tube of choice

duplicate tube once
select the bottom tube
effects/distortion effects/wind
100 from left
resize between 80-60% (depends how large your image is)

effects/distortion effects/ripple
select preset "big waves left"

duplicate the waves
merge the two waves together

duplicate the wave layer
free rotate 90 degrees right
merge the two wave layers together

set background color to black
select preset shape tool
set at ellipse, no line width
draw out a medium sized circle
center in canvas
move below tube layer, above wave layer

hide your tube

copy and paste your tube close up to canvas
move so face is in circle
select circle
selections/select all/float/defloat
select your close up tube
press delete on keyboard
recolor close up to 0, 0
crop entire canvas to size
apply filter Xero/Radiance: default settings

unhide your original tube

select your wave layer
resize 85%

place your tube to the right or left side of your canvas

duplicate your wave layer 3 times

select the top wave layer

apply filter Eye Candy 4000/HSB Noise
settings select Necrotic Tissue
hue change to 18
saturation change to 0
lump height and width change to 25

for layers 2 - 4 only change the random seed
animate as usual, only changing frame properties to 22

apply all proper credits

add names/phrases as you wish

help? comments? suggestions? questions? email me at

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