How to Create Strong Coordinate Patterns

Shannon McNab, Surface Designer & Illustrator

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6 Videos (15m)
    • Introduction

      0:48
    • What Makes a Strong Collection

      2:39
    • Coordinate #1: Tips for Success

      1:57
    • Coordinate #1: Design Demo

      4:41
    • Coordinate #2: Geometric Experimentation

      3:18
    • Final Thoughts + Your Assignment

      1:38
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About This Class

Secondary patterns are often glossed over quickly, but having strong coordinating repeats are an important part of a well rounded portfolio. In this class, you’ll follow my process for creating compelling coordinate patterns. By the end, you’ll have easy to follow strategies you can apply to your own portfolio.

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Shannon's classes are incredibly useful! Thank you so much for sharing your knowledge
Thank you! I really learned alot, and alot of my stress has gone down.
Very helpful class. Helped me understand how to put together a pattern collection. Thanks!

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Shannon McNab

Surface Designer & Illustrator

Hi, I'm Shannon McNab, a surface designer with a playfully colorful design aesthetic who's obsessed with patterns. I have a passion for helping other designers maximize their time and gain confidence in their design skills - something I hope to achieve with teaching here.

I also run The Creativity Clan, a group for aspiring designers and small business creatives. All my Skillshare students are encouraged to join! You can also sign up for my newsletter to receive members-only worksheet...

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