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Who can? Toucan!

These are my original sketches:

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Once I uploaded them, I cleaned up the line work and began to limit my image selection:

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I started to play with the arrangement, hue, and saturation and ended up using a palatte inspired by my two favorite colors: teal and rust

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It took me a while to figure out how to organize a pattern block. I'm a beginner at Adobe Illustrator (I know next to nothing) and went through a lot of trial and error. It was frustrating, but also kind of addicting. This is the final design that I settled on:

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Below is what the pattern looks like. Its pretty blocky, so in the future I need to work on compositional fluidity. Overall, I'm very happy with my final pattern and think that this course was incredibly valuable.

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I decided to go back in and tweak the arrangment a bit so that the pattern didn't appear quite so square.

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I later decided to create a set of designs inspired by this first project (in order to really get comfortable with the process)

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