Create brushes in Photoshop for your patterns | Natalia Gonzalez | Skillshare

Create brushes in Photoshop for your patterns

Natalia Gonzalez, Love pattern making and illustration

Play Speed
  • 0.5x
  • 1x (Normal)
  • 1.25x
  • 1.5x
  • 2x
8 Videos (16m)
    • 1. Presentation and project

    • 2.Drawing your motifs

    • 3.Digitizing your sketches

    • 4.Cleaning your drawings in Illustrator

    • 5.Creating the brushes in Photoshop

    • 6.Creating a pattern in Photoshop (background)

    • 7.Creating a pattern in Photoshop using your brushes

    • 8.Applying your pattern


About This Class


In this class I'll teach how to import your sketches to Illustrator where you'll clean and prepare them to build a collection of Photoshop brushes. I'll also teach you how to use those brushes as motifs to create your own pattern in Photoshop using the Offset technique.

The videos of the class are:

1. Presentation and project

2. Drawing your motifs

3. Digitizing your sketches

4. Cleaning your drawings in Illustrator

5. Creating the brushes in Photoshop

6. Creating a pattern in Photoshop (background)

7. Creating a pattern in Photoshop using your brushes

8. Applying your pattern.

For this class you will only need paper to draw, a pen or maker, Illustrator and Photoshop. If you don't have them installed in your computer you can get a free trial in the following links:


The music of the class is from:





  • --
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • All Levels
  • Beg/Int
  • Int/Adv


Community Generated

The level is determined by a majority opinion of students who have reviewed this class. The teacher's recommendation is shown until at least 5 student responses are collected.

Natalia Gonzalez

Love pattern making and illustration

My name is Natalia Gonzalez. I am a Spanish surface designer and illustrator based in London. I love telling stories with my patterns and illustrations and enjoy trying new techniques and themes.

I have taken lots of classes in Skillshare, I really like how you can have access to many different topics and learn through practice. I am always trying to learn new things and try to make creative things every day. To do that I am always taking part in challenges and workshops, it helps me t...

See full profile

Report class