Watercolor Seamless Repeats in Photoshop

Liz Kohler Brown, artist, designer, illustrator, teacher

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10 Videos (49m)
    • Making Watercolor Seamless Repeats in Photoshop

    • Repeat Layouts and Keyboard Shortcuts

    • Basic Repeats: Filling Up Your Repeat Center

    • Basic Repeats: Filling Up Your Repeat Edges

    • Basic Repeats: Changing Colors and Saving

    • Half Brick Repeats: Filling the Center and Sides

    • Half Brick Repeats: Filling the Top and Bottom

    • Half Drop Repeats

    • Mirror Repeats

    • Wrapping Up


About This Class

Have you ever wanted to turn your watercolor paintings into seamlessly repeating patterns?  Do you picture your watercolors on home decor, wallpaper, and fabric? In this class I want to show you every step for turning your watercolor paintings into repeat patterns that you can upload to print on demand sites like Spoonflower, Society 6, and Red Bubble, or you can use them for personal projects like greeting cards, throw pillows, or branding material.

We’ll cover how to make the four most common types of repeats, and how to hide your repeat seams.  By the end of this class you’ll know the easiest way to turn your hand painted or hand drawn elements into beautiful repeating patterns.  

Note: To take this class, you need to know how to digitize your watercolors first.  If you don't know how to do that yet, you can start with my beginner class here:Digitize & Upcycle Your Watercolor Paintings Using Photoshop

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Very easy to follow along, thank you very much !
Another wonderful class! I sure needed this information. So clear and helpful! Thank you, Liz! xox
Great explanations!
Patti Sokol

Artist-Illustrator-Surface Designer





Liz Kohler Brown

artist, designer, illustrator, teacher

About My Classes

Every class I create is broken down into bite sized pieces so you can learn how to draw and design on your iPad by learning one little step at a time.  I design projects that anyone can create, and give tips for designing that will help you develop your own style and process.


About Me

I'm a designer, illustrator, and teacher who loves sharing new techniques and methods.  I started my art career in sculpture and design, and ...

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