Applying and editing pattern fills


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Applying and editing pattern fills

Another great way to enhance your artwork inside of Illustrator is to utilize pattern fills. And in Illustrator CS6, the control that you get over pattern fills is actually even better than it's ever been. I'm going to show you in this movie how to add a basic pattern fill to an object, and then later on I'll show you how to edit that fill as well. Once we've got the basics down, we'll then move forward and I'll show you how to create your own patterns from your own artwork in a future movie. Let's get started by creating a brand-new document. I'll just hit Ctrl+N or Command+N on my keyboard to create a New Document.

I'll select a Print Profile in this case, and I'll make sure I'm in Landscape Orientation and hit OK. So basically I'm working on 8.5x11 sheet of paper, and I'm going to add just a basic shape out to the artboard. So I'll just grab a rectangle and draw it up. I'll target the stroke first and turn that off and then I&#...

Applying and editing pattern fills
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Applying and editing pattern fills provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Illustrator CS6 Essential Training

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Design
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Illustrator
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