This tutorial will show you how to create a pointed seal in Illustrator.
Performed at lightning speed on a Mac using Illustrator CS6.
These circular shapes are used a lot in advertising, for creating stickers or awards seals, etc. The default star shape can be customized to have as many points as you want, and with many different angles.
It is super easy to create a custom seal in Illustrator – follow along and remember: DON’T LET GO! These effects are created while HOLDING DOWN YOUR MOUSE.
Working in Photoshop? Check out this same tutorial using Adobe Photoshop.
For my PC brethren, remember: Command = Control and Option = Alt.