Create brushes in Photoshop for your patterns

Natalia Gonzalez, Love pattern making and illustration

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8 Lessons (16m)
    • 1. 1. Presentation and project

      0:51
    • 2. 2.Drawing your motifs

      1:18
    • 3. 3.Digitizing your sketches

      0:40
    • 4. 4.Cleaning your drawings in Illustrator

      5:13
    • 5. 5.Creating the brushes in Photoshop

      1:52
    • 6. 6.Creating a pattern in Photoshop (background)

      1:36
    • 7. 7.Creating a pattern in Photoshop using your brushes

      3:24
    • 8. 8.Applying your pattern

      0:52

About This Class

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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:

Illustrator:   https://www.adobe.com/uk/products/illustrator/free-trial-download.html
Photoshop: 
https://www.adobe.com/uk/products/photoshop/free-trial-download.html

The music of the class is from: http://www.bensound.com/royalty-free-music