Skillshare - Pattern Design I: Creating Inspiring Repeats
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Concept, illustrate, and design a pattern for any project. In this 50-minute class, surface designer Elizabeth Olwen shares how to use Adobe Illustrator to transform inspirations and hand-drawn motifs into a seamless, repeating pattern for use in countless projects. Her step-by-step instructions and inviting approach make this a perfect class for every designer, illustrator, and crafter looking to expand their skills into pattern design. Will you create a desktop wallpaper? iPhone case? printed fabric? stationery? Start now. The possibilities are endless!
Author: Elizabeth Olwen
Release date: Sep, 2014
Video: 1280x720, MP4
Your assignment is concept, illustrate, and design a repeat pattern. Surface design skills are applicable to countless projects, and whether you're a designer, illustrator, or simply looking for a fun and inspiring project, you'll love creating something that you can use at any size, on any project that means the most to you. Plus, it's always enjoyable to work on a project inspired by the things you love. So: pick motifs that have meaning for you (flowers, your favorite hobby, a special season), work them into a seamless repeat, and immerse yourself in the surface design process.
Hint: This is part 1 of 2(3) in a series of Pattern Design in Adobe Illustrator by Elizabeth Olwen.