This Tut was written by me on the 25th June 2013
Font of choice
Mask of choice
Firework animation 473 by Simone
Scrapkit- July 4th by Bibi's Collection
You can find it Here
Tube of choice - I am using the artwork of Danny Lee
You must have a proper licence to use this work.
You can get it Here
Drop shadow 1,1,65,5
After resizing > adjust sharpness > sharpen.
Open blank image 700 x 700, floodfill with white.
New raster layer, select all, copy and paste paper 4 into selection, select none, apply mask, merge group.
Add element 50, resize 50%,add drop shadow.
Using magic wand click inside frame, select, modify expand by 5, paste paper 7 as a new layer, select, invert, delete.
Arrange, move down.
Keep selected, add close up tube, delete, select none, blend- luminance legacy.
Add element 51, resize 50%, add drop shadow.
Repeat the above steps as for element 50, but use paper 9.
Add element 25, add drop shadow .
Add element 36, resize 45%, add drop shadow.
Add element 66, resize 70%, add drop shadow.
Add element 21, resize 40%, add drop shadow.
Add tube, resize, add drop shadow.
Add element 33, resize 50%, add drop shadow.
Add element 22, resize 40%, add drop shadow.
Add element 40, resize 40%, add drop shadow.
Add element 32, resize 40%, add drop shadow.
Add element 23, resize 50%, image mirror, add drop shadow.
Add element 39, resize 60%, add drop shadow.
Add name and ©, resize to your liking .
Merge mask layer and background layer, copy and paste as a new animation.
Control - L until you have 16 frames, edit select all.
Open firework animation, edit select all, edit copy, clcik on 1st frame and drag onto your tag, position, release.
Repeat x 2.
Close mask layer, copy merged, paste as a new animation.
On 1st animation, edit, select all, edit propogate, paste, click on merged tag, edit, copy, click on animation, edit paste into selected frame.
When you are happy with position, release.
Select all, animation, frame properties -18.
Save as gif.