This tutorial was written by me, Zuzzanna on September 14 - 2010
any resemblance to any other tutorial is completely coincidental.
I'm using the art of Amy Brown you can buy a license to use her art here
do not use the same tube without a license

Filters: EyeCandy5 Impact
Xenofex 2


Supplies here

Open new raster layer 600 X 600 floodfill white
preset shape tool
find shape cropbats aoe_q

open the pattern and use Hue&Saturation to colorize it to match your tube
set it as your background pattern
draw out a shape on your canvas these settings

object aligne center in canvas
convert to raster
Effect EyeCandy impact - glass
setting: Clear

add your tube - drop shadow
add your name
I used Spiderman color black
I hold down the Ctrl key to lay my text down a bit ☺

select the white background layer
add a new layer - floodfill with the pattern
apply my mask - merge group

select the shape layer
Effect Xenofex 2 - lightning
place the two directions like this

copy merge open AS paste as new animation
back in psp undo
apply effect again - hitting random button
repeat so you end up having 4 frames in AS
Ctrl + A change the frame properties to 17
save as gif ☺