Repeat Surface Pattern Design 101. For people asking "What's a surface pattern?" Premium class

Aerie North, Artist + Art Teacher ♦ Illustrator ♦ Author

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5 Videos (17m)
    • Birds intro

    • Lesson 1: Set up workspace + art board

    • Lesson 2: Draw Image on AI

    • Lesson 3: Place + color image

    • Lesson 4: Repeat the surface design


About This Class

Repeat surface patterns are everywhere.  Take a glance around the room you are in now.  Wallpaper, textiles, pillows, comforters, towels, stationery, wrapping paper, fabric ... all were created by a designer making a repeating surface pattern.

This class gives artists + makers a comprehensive and concise demonstration of a simple surface pattern design.  

Lesson 1: Set up the workspace + art board

Lesson 2: Draw the image on Adobe Illustrator (AI)
4 minute YouTube tutorial for downloading free AI CS2 CLICK HERE

Lesson 3: Place + color

Lesson 4: Repeat the surface pattern


21 of 22 students recommendSee All

Super recommend very good!!!!
Great class but it would be better in CS6!
Instructor has a wonderful teaching style: good voice; simple easy to follow instructions





Aerie North

Artist + Art Teacher ♦ Illustrator ♦ Author

Artist + Art Teacher ♦ Illustrator ♦ Author ♦ Online Educator ♦
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