Thursday, July 11, 2013


***Frizzy By JackieBeth, written on March 7, 2011***
***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
tube/image of choice
Artist I Used: Robert Alvarado (currently not selling)
font of choice/font I used in this tutorial "Angelina"
filter Distort/The Toadies Pool I
filter Xero/Porcelain
filter AAA Frames/Foto Frame


open a blank transparent canvas size 550 by 250

copy and paste tube of choice to canvas
apply filter Xero/Porcelain: change blue to 0

place tube to left side of canvas

with your dropper tool choose a color from your tube
add new raster layer
flood fill with chosen color

duplicate your tube
select bottom tube layer
apply filter Distort/The Toadies Pool I:
X Asymmetry 159
Y Asymmetry 177
X Distortion 168
Y Distortion 240
Blob/Cross/Diamond 128

adjust/blur/radial blur:
blur type: zoom
blur: strength 50
elliptical checked
horizontal & vertical offset 0
protect center 10

merge together the two blur layers
set blend mode to hard light

crop entire canvas to size

select the blur background
effects/edge effects/enhance

hide tube layer
merge visible
unhide tube layer

select background layer
apply filter Xero/Porcelain: change blue to 0

duplicate your tube
select the bottom layer

change blend mode to soft light
apply filter Xero/Fuzzifier:
spread 56
strength 137
fuzziness 220
details 61

merge canvas visible

apply filter AAA Frames/Foto Frame: width 1, matte 1, opacity 100

apply all proper credits

add names/phrases as you wish

help? comments? suggestions? questions? email me at

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