Design and Incorporate Patterns with Adobe Illustrator


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Exporting your pattern files

Once you have your pattern tile finalized, It's time to learn how to export your pattern out of the Illustrator, and into a rasterized format. Many vendors require you to provide your pattern tile design, in a JPEG, PING or TIF format, in order to print a repeat of your pattern on a product. An easy way to create your own custom fabric, gift wrap, wallpaper or even decals, is by using an online service like spoonflower.com.

So, let me show you how to export your pattern right and rasterize it into a specific format you'll need. So, in the previous movie you saw me working on this floral motif called pollinate. And it all started with my refined sketch here, and I built out my base vector shapes using the bounding box to figure out the repeat, until I ended up with my final pattern tile. And you can see that right here. Once you have a pattern tile established like this pollinate design, the first thing I do before I run it out and create a rasterized image, a pixel based image that is, I need to...

Exporting your pattern files
Video duration: 13m 44s 4h 0m Intermediate

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Exporting your pattern files 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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