Applying tile patterns to a shape


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Applying tile patterns to a shape

I have gone ahead and saved my progress as Arabian geometrics.ai and this is the point at which I always get nervous. Is this tile pattern going to work or not? Is it going to repeat seamlessly like it's supposed to? Because if you over here to the Swatches palette, you see all of these Adobe created tile patterns that are exact squares. At least most of them are. Every once in a while you will see something that looks like a rectangle but most of them are absolute squares and then you come down to our tile patterns and they don't look right even sort of.

They don't look like they are going to work at all. And then if you take a look at the shapes that are left over here on the artboard, they wouldn't match up properly. I mean I'm not going to match up this orange shape with this orange shape. That's not going to work at all, we've got like five orange shapes, and three violet ones and four stars. What a mess! This can't possibly work. We are doomed. Well...

Applying tile patterns to a shape
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Applying tile patterns to a shape provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS4 One-on-One: Advanced

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