William Morris Style Pattern: three ways of Creating a Botanical Design in Photoshop and by hand

Anna Sokolova, Artist, illustrator

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15 Lessons (1h 43m)
    • 1. Intro

      1:31
    • 2. Materials

      1:00
    • 3. Pattern Rules

      1:42
    • 4. Inspiration and Outline

      6:55
    • 5. Texturing

      4:46
    • 6. Scanning and Inking Outline

      6:05
    • 7. Coloring

      4:47
    • 8. Adding Details

      6:21
    • 9. Part I Repeat Pattern

      9:52
    • 10. Part II Seamless Pattern

      14:16
    • 11. Part III Analog Pattern

      19:00
    • 12. Cutting

      18:41
    • 13. Xerox and Taping

      6:53
    • 14. Your Task

      0:32
    • 15. Final Thoughts

      0:34

Project Description

Pick your favorite seasonal flower or plant and create a pattern using any techniques from this class. Don’t forget to share the happy accidents along the way.

Start your project in the Project Gallery and share your inspiration images there.

If you’d like to be featured on my social media channels, tag me on your work including @plushbrush so I could find it (I’ll be doing regular roundups :) I’d love to share your work!

Don't forget about GIVEAWAY! Post your pattern design before 31th of August for a chance to win a beautiful Italian notebook and one more surprise from me!;)

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