Logo Design With a Star

Logo Design With a Star
Logo Design With a Star
In this Photoshop tutorial I’ll teach you how to make simple logo, with a star.

Create a new file (File>New) having 450×450 px and 72 dpi.
Pick up the here indicated Ellipse Tool (U) to represent the primary layer of the logo to draw next.

Logo Design With a Star

The layer’s parameters:
Blending Options>Gradient Overlay

Logo Design With a Star

Gradient’s parameters:

Logo Design With a Star
Logo Design With a Star

Using the previous applied instrument, we’ll create firstly the outside edges of the ring and then press the Alt button to cut out the inside part, selecting the same instrument.

Logo Design With a Star

The layer’s parameters:
Blending Options>Drop Shadow

Logo Design With a Star

Blending Options>Inner Shadow

Logo Design With a Star

Blending Options>Gradient Overlay

Logo Design With a Star

Gradient’s parameters:

Logo Design With a Star
Logo Design With a Star

Applying the same Ellipse Tool (U), we’ll represent one more layer reserved for the indicator, colored with # 9C6856.

Logo Design With a Star

Make a mouse’s click between the ring’s layers and the recently made one, pressing simultaneously the Alt button and the layer will be applied in the ring’s limits.

Logo Design With a Star
Logo Design With a Star

Next step includes selecting the Custom Shape Tool (U) for choosing the appropriate shape indicated in the next shown table.

Logo Design With a Star
Logo Design With a Star

The layer’s parameters:
Blending Options>Drop Shadow

Logo Design With a Star

Blending Options>Gradient Overlay

Logo Design With a Star

Gradient’s parameters:

Logo Design With a Star

Blending Options>Stroke

Logo Design With a Star

Gradient’s parameters:

Logo Design With a Star
Logo Design With a Star

Choose the already well known Ellipse Tool (U) to draw a flare on the logo’s surface.
After that select the Delete Anchor Point Tool to move off the circle’s top. The Convert Pont Tool will be helpful in correcting the circle’s shape.

Logo Design With a Star

The layer’s parameters:
Fill 0% on the layers.
Blending Options>Gradient Overlay

Logo Design With a Star

Gradient’s parameters:

Logo Design With a Star
Logo Design With a Star

The logo is finally drawn!