Fast and Easy Surface Pattern Design: Quickly Create a Repeating Pattern in Illustrator

Jennifer Coyle, Skillshare Teacher, Designer, Illustrator

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4 Videos (10m)
    • Introduction

      0:31
    • Create Your Motifs

      2:46
    • Create Your Scatter Brushes

      5:00
    • Add a Background

      1:52

About This Class

Follow along with designer and illustrator Jenn Coyle of Hello Brio as she quickly creates seamless repeating patterns with help from the scatter brush tool in Illustrator. Knowing how to use the scatter brush to create patterns will save you a lot of time from rotating and scaling individual motifs in your patterns.

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Hi Jen, I Love that you covered so much material in such a short amount of time and with so much clarity. Fantastic. I can't wait to find more of your classes now. This class is awesome. I highly recommend it. Thank you, Marcia -- ooh, PS, thanks for having instructions typed out with screen shots too. Big Value. . . :-)
Quick, cler, tasteful and professional results. Excellent!
Great quick lesson. In just minutes I expanded my skill set!
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Jennifer Coyle

Skillshare Teacher, Designer, Illustrator

I'm Jenn Coyle, a Philadelphia-based UI/UX designer, illustrator, and blogger. ENFJ.

I live for funky-cute illustration styles and have a passion for typography. Follow along with my tutorials on HelloBrio.com to learn about digital illustration, or take my Skillshare classes.

Fun facts: I have a degree in Interior Design; I don't use it. I'm mildly allergic to peanuts. I play the ukulele. Fueled by burritos. I've watched The Office at least 4x through. Things that rock my socks...

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