2) connect the lines with curves
3) embellish with twisty things or dots or nothing
This tangle makes a good fill for areas where you'd like some white space or sparkly stuff. You can stop at any step, with just the rays, or after you've added the curved connectors.
I've put this tangle in a lot of my pieces, and have a couple to display here.
In this piece, starsket is comingling with another of my patterns, flysh which developed the day I discovered Ditto by Sue Jacobs.