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I've been trying to make a flag using paint.NET and my design requires a circle of 37 stars, something like the early american flags, but with more stars . I am, unsurprisingly, unable to find anything on the internet, so I have resorted to making it myself. My question is: Is there any plugin to make circles out of shapes?

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If you are looking to make a circle of stars you can use the circle text plugin and use the star symbol 37 times. You can copy the symbol here ★, or just search "star symbol" on google and copy it there.

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You can also use the Windows Character Map and search for a star symbol in your Wingdings or Dingbats character sets.
Just Select(x37), Copy, from the Character Map and Paste into the plugin that BoltBait suggested.


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Hello @rykko20 another way could be done like this:

 

 

Use the plugin 'Which Symbol Plus' to find your first star, add it to a new layer.

 

which-symbol.png     < Clickable >

 

Then use the plugin Trail  -  do your first trail on a new layer and then just hit "repeat" to fill the page.

 

trail.png  <  Clickable  >

 

Align your stars center.

 

Align-stars-center.png   <  Clickable  >

 

Then use Polar transformation to make the circle.

 

Polar-Transformation.png   < Clickable  >

 

 

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