Surface Pattern Design Fundamentals II - Design a Jungle Animal Inspired Pattern Collection

Mel Armstrong, Illustrator, Pattern Addict & Teacher

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9 Lessons (1h 2m)
    • 1. Intro

      1:16
    • 2. Inspiration

      1:37
    • 3. Sketching

      1:41
    • 4. Colouring Icons/Motifs

      17:28
    • 5. Hero pattern

      15:57
    • 6. Coordinates

      9:36
    • 7. Puppet Warp & Global Edit Tools

      5:16
    • 8. Presenting your collection

      7:58
    • 9. Project

      1:11
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Project Description

Create a Pattern Collection inspired by the theme 'Jungle Animals'

  • Create a mood board
  • Design on the market you're designing for (e.g. kids, adults, fabric, kids products, etc)
  • Design a Hero Pattern
  • Design 2 or more coordinates
  • Create a presentation for your collection
  • Create a mockup (optional)

What you'll need:

  • Adobe Illustrator (preferably Adobe CC)
  • Sketch pad & pencil (or iPad Pro with Procreate)
  • Scanner and/or smart phone
  • Tablet (optional - but makes drawing in Illustrator easier and more intuitive)
  • Adobe Photoshop - if creating a mockup

 

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