This is a very easy tutorial, but it is not for BEGINNERS. I have assumed that you already know the basics of Paint Shop Pro.

To complete this tutorial you will need:
Paint Shop Pro
Simple Filters
Flaming Pear Ornament Filter
Two Moon Quilt Filter

Open a new image 200 x 200
Set your background to a light color (I chose #FFFFFF)
Set your foreground to a dark color (I chose #980202)
Set your foreground to GRADIENT

Use these settings ===>

Flood-fill the new image with the gradient


Effects -
Noise -
Add Noise

with these settings ===>


Effects -
Blur -
Motion Blur

with these settings ===>


Effects - Edge - Enhance

Note: you could duplicate this image, and save it to use as a backgound, by itself, if you want to.

Effects - Plugin Filters - Two Moon - Quilt Use the settings below, or adjust to your liking


Effects - Plugin Filters - Flaming Pear - Ornament

Note: you could duplicate this image, and save it. It can be used to make a lovely border, like the one on this webpage.

Effects - Plugin Filters - Simple - Diamonds



You can stop now, or, if you want a smaller background pattern,


Effects - Plugin Filters - Simple - Diamonds

OK, that's it. You're finished.

If you have any questions or problems with this tutorial, feel free to E-MAIL ME.
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