Automated techniques for creating repeats abound. But there comes a time when you need to be able to create your own repeat manually, especially in the case of more complicated files. In this collection of tutorials, we take you through the most efficient techniques to create seamless,flowing and sellable repeats, step by step.
Once you are proficient in these techniques, you’ll be able to create any repeat you want, both in Photoshop and Illustrator.
Table of Contents:
-From Working Repeat to Factory Repeat
-Working with Symbols
-From Working Repeat to Factory Ready Swatch
-Creating Repeats with Swatches
-How to Use the Pattern Tool
-Simple Separations in Illustrator
-Complex Separations in Photoshop
-Drop Step in Illustrator
-Symmetrical Repeat in Photoshop
-Hand-drawn Interlocking Repeat in Illustrator
-Diagonal Stripe in Illustrator
Also includes over 50 pages of inspirational patterns.