Creating and using pattern swatches and libraries


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Creating and using pattern swatches and libraries

Once you have your pattern art finalized in vector form, it's time to turn it into a pattern swatch, so you can start utilizing your seamless design. So let's take a look at how you create a pattern swatch, and a pattern swatch library. Patterns swatches in Adobe Illlustartor are about as easy to create as anything. I am going to show you how we are going to create these three pattern swatches. Now throughout this course, I showed you how to establish a bounding box, draw out your design and then build your design based off that drawn form and that's how all four of these patterns were created, and each of these are standalone pattern tiles.

Meaning it's a singular tile that can be stacked side by side, either going upwards, downwards or side to side and it's going to seamlessly repeat,once you have your art established in a pattern tile like this. To create a pattern swatch, you simply drag it into the swatches palette. So we'll drag this first one and we'll drag the seco...

Creating and using pattern swatches and libraries
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Creating and using pattern swatches and libraries provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Von Glitschka as part of the Drawing Vector Graphics: Patterns

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Design
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Illustrator
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