Making Motifs in Adobe Illustrator: find your unique vector style

Sue Gibbins, Pattern Designer & Teacher

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17 Lessons (1h 34m)
    • 1. Welcome

      1:15
    • 2. Two Types of Graphics

      2:50
    • 3. Ways to Create Vectors

      3:51
    • 4. Motif Choice & Research

      4:04
    • 5. Sketching & Scanning Considerations

      6:26
    • 6. Illustrator Quick Tour

      5:44
    • 7. Colour Palettes

      6:15
    • 8. Image Tracing Sketches

      9:21
    • 9. Deconstructed Sketches

      3:38
    • 10. Geometric Shapes & Effects

      7:41
    • 11. Graphics Tablets (as an optional tool)

      2:59
    • 12. Drawing Digitally & Clipping Masks

      12:38
    • 13. Brushes & Combining Techniques

      9:57
    • 14. Creating & Adding Textures

      9:55
    • 15. Re-colouring Motifs

      3:56
    • 16. Project & Resources

      2:21
    • 17. Wrapping Up

      1:04
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