Super Colorful Lighting Effect for a Star in Photoshop


- Photoshop is recommended for this tutorial -

How to turn a normal star into something special. Perhaps you can just add on some effects such as scratches for it. This tutorial will teach you to start with a composition from scratch first in Illustrator where we will play with shapes and the Blend Tool. After that in Photoshop we will add the light effects and the pattern overlay.