Step 1

Open up a new image in PSP with a black background.

Step 2

Click Text, then click your image and change your settings to mine (use any font):

Glowing Text Paint Shop Pro Tutorial

Step 3

Press the ‘Ctrl’ key (and hold), and ‘H’ (then let go of both). A box should pop up called ‘Feather Selection’. Change this to 10 if you’re using a big font, or leave it at 1 if you’re using a tiny font.

Step 4

Open up an image with a white background, and copy and paste your text from the black (or whatever colour) background. Here’s mine:

Glowing Text Paint Shop Pro Tutorial