Creating Stars in Photoshop

By dinahhillsdon


This week, Eric Renno, aka Tip Squirrel demonstrates how to create stars in Photoshop…..

Photoshop has some great vector shape capabilities but stars aren’t immediately available. You could use a Custom shape:

but as you can see there’s just a couple of choices and we don’t have any control over the shape. If you’re experienced with Photoshop you may be comfortable in creating a shape and manipulating the paths, but here we’ll get Photoshop to do the hard work.

To do this select the Polygon Tool:

If you draw out a shape using the defaults you’ll get a pentagon in black. Nothing …read more

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