Motion Flower Tutorial
Written by Mysticwolf / AKA Destiny
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What we are making:

Written in PSP 8
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VM Toolbox: Motion Trail Wild Filter
Can be downloaded here

Font I used: Vivaldi     Download Zip File
Tube I used:     Download Zip File

This tutorial was written by me and I retain all rights to same.
Your results, however, are not and are yours to do with as you will.
I hope that you enjoy making this Sig and if you have any questions please E-Mail me.

1. Open a new image 250 X 250.
2.Flood fill with a color from your tube. Color I used: #44649d
3. Apply VM Toolbox filter: Motion Trail Wild Default Setting
4. Seamless Tiling
5. Distortion Effects> Spiky Halo>
    default setting. H, V = 0 Amplitude=50 Frequency=20 Radius=50
    Make sure transparent background is checked.

Copy Image and Minimize.
You may want to save this image as a psp file to use as a template for other sigs.

Open a new image 450 X450
Paste as new image. Duplicate twice so that you have 3 layers.
Position squares where you would like them
Merge Visible
Apply drop shadow
V H = 5 Opacity = 68 Blur = 5

Open up your preset tool
Choose Flower 2 Vector Checked, Anti Alias Checked, retain shape unchecked.
Add as many or as few flowers as you like.
You may want to put some of the flowers on seperate layers.
After you have your flowers like you want them convert to raster layer: duplicate
The lower flower layer: add the Motion Trail Wild Filter, default setting.
Click on the top layer of flowers, lower opacity to 32.
Add same drop shadow as before
Close your bottom layer, so that only the 2 flower layers are visible.
Merge Visible.

Repeat with flower 7
Only lower the opacity of the top layer of flowers to 16

Add your tube
Add same drop shadow
Add your text, drop shadow

Merge all and save as a jpeg.

If you want to you can resize your layers. Make sure bicubic resample is chosen.

The End

Another result I came up with using different presets.

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