This tutorial was created and put on this site on
November 1, 2001.
For this tutorial you will need:
PSP 7 ~ download
a trial version.
This tutorial uses no
This tutorial is graphic intensive, please allow the pages to load completely.
Ok let's get crackin'!
Open a new graphic:
x 600 pixels
File > Save as >
Add a new layer.
Selections > Load from disk... > find your unzipped folder > body.sel > open.
Set your foreground color to black.
Flood fill the selection.
Selections > Modify > Contract > 2 > Ok.
Set your foreground color to #C00000 and background to #800000.
Set your Styles boxes to solid for both and set your background Texture box to Woodgrain2.
Below your color pallet show look like this:
Click once inside your selection with the left mouse button and then once with the right mouse button. What you are doing is filling with your foreground color then overlaying it with the textured background color.
Selections > Float.
Selections > Select none.