Creating a brick pattern


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Creating a brick pattern

Now, patterns are fairly easy to create, but sometimes some patterns are little more complex, especially when they are interlocking patterns--patterns that run into each other rather than their normal step and repeat. One such pattern is bricks. We are going to come in here and look at a brick wall, real close here, and there is a brick wall right there, and those bricks are interlocking into each other. Let's go in there and create a brick pattern. You need symmetry, so I am going to go in there and I'm going to turn on my grid.

And what's going to happen is our bricks are going to be the size of one of these little blocks here. I want the subdivisions to represent the grout in between the bricks, so I'm going to increase the number of subdivisions to a higher number, so they become little tiny ones. You can see it back here, and I am going to go in there and change it. Another thing to keep in mind is that you need perfect symmetry. So, in order to get that symmetry, I'...

Creating a brick pattern
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Creating a brick pattern provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Bert Monroy as part of the Bert Monroy: The Making of Times Square, The Tools

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Illustrator Photoshop
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