The Star Desktop Wallpaper


Learn how to make a stylish star wallpaper.

Open a new file that must have 1024×768 px and 72 dpi. Then take the next tool

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

and represent the background for the picture to be.

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Choose the following tool now

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

and select the next cliché marked with red color.

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Turn around the small cliché star, using the Free Transform selection.

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Fill 0% on the layers.
Blending Options-Drop Shadow

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Blending Options-Inner Glow

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Blending Options-Stroke

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Applying the next instrument now

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

, try to represent a kind of gleam on the pictured star already.

The Star Desktop Wallpaper
The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Fill 0% on the layers.
Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Selecting the previous instrument, it’s possible to draw also a train on the star, like the dress has, the way it is demonstrated below.

The Star Desktop Wallpaper
The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Blending Options-Drop Shadow

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Blending Options-Stroke

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Now select the same instrument

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

to represent the flare on the pictured train.

The Star Desktop Wallpaper
The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

The Star Desktop Wallpaper

Combine all the layers Ctrl+Shift+E, mark out the new layer and apply the filter shown here: Filter-Render-Lens Flare. But set all the adjustments the way it is shown below:

The Star Desktop Wallpaper
The Star Desktop Wallpaper

The illustration is finished!