How to Create Detailed Graphic Patterns in Photoshop

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Patterns come in all kinds of styles, from simple repetitive shapes to complex graphical arrays. In today’s Photoshop tutorial I’m going to share some tips for creating detailed pattern effects that are made with full-colour illustrations. How to Create Repeating Patterns.

Download My Free Collection of Organic Turing Patterns

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Add detailed organic patterns to your design work with this free collection of seamlessly repeating vector pattern graphics. Each pattern style will seamlessly repeat to cover an infinite area, and the vector variants can be scaled to any size.


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Video: How To Create Detailed Graphic Patterns in Photoshop

Spoon Graphics

Recently I have been checking out the kinds of graphics that are associated with hydrodipping, the popular image transfer technique that is used for applying patterns to all kinds of objects, from vehicle parts to sneakers.

How to Create a Colourful Geometric Pattern in Illustrator

Spoon Graphics

Making geometric patterns in Adobe Illustrator is always a fun creative project. You can follow the same basic technique each time but experiment with different shapes and colours to create endless pattern styles. Find a colour scheme to use for your pattern.

Video Tutorial: How To Create Seamless Turing Patterns

Spoon Graphics

I’ll show you how a clever 3-step process in Photoshop can be used to create the effect, then I’ll explain how you can convert the patterns into seamlessly repeating patterns for use in Photoshop and Illustrator. ? Download my FREE Turing Patterns – [link].

How to Create Repeating Patterns in Adobe Photoshop

Spoon Graphics

It can be difficult to get your head around how seamlessly repeating patterns work. Any objects that ‘fall off’ one side must reappear on the opposite side of the pattern tile, much like the retro arcade game Asteroids. This allows the pattern to continue over an infinite area, by enlarging the pattern area as the tile graphic is duplicated. A selection of illustrations are randomly composed into a pattern tile that seamlessly repeats without any gaps.

Download My Free Subtle Grain Photoshop Brushes and Patterns

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This collection of Subtle Grain Brushes & Patterns contains 6 grainy textures ranging from ‘so sparse you can hardly see it’ to ‘this is probably too much’. Alternatively, cover an infinite area with a seamless pattern fill, using either the Fill tool or the Pattern Fill adjustment layer.

Video: How To Create Custom Camouflage Patterns in Photoshop

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In this Adobe Photoshop tutorial I’ll show you some clever techniques for creating military style camo patterns, using nothing but Photoshop filters. The result is completely randomised, which is perfect for producing abstract shapes and disruptive patterns. The post Video: How To Create Custom Camouflage Patterns in Photoshop appeared first on Spoon Graphics.

Video: How To Create Topographic Map Patterns in Photoshop

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I’ll show you how you can quickly create a detailed pattern with a combination of Photoshop Filters, then show you how the parameters of those filters can be adjusted to customise the effect. Download my Free Topographic Map Patterns from 2014 – [link]. ?

50 Free High-Resolution Seamless Pattern Sets

Speckyboy Design Magazine

Seamless and tileable patterns are a great way to enhance your projects. For example, a seamless pattern is a great way to create an attractive business card or product packaging. Luckily, there is no shortage of beautiful, seamless pattern sets available.

Essential Composition: Visual Patterns

Richard Bernabe

The human eye and brain are instinctively drawn to visual patterns. Here is why you should incorporate visual patterns into your photographic compositions. The post Essential Composition: Visual Patterns appeared first on Richard Bernabe.

Charlotte Jade creates new bespoke patterns for UK-wide Costa coffee stores

Creative Boom

British lifestyle brand Charlotte Jade is behind a new bespoke pattern will be featured as wall art, upholstery fabrics and luxury wallpapers in Costa stores across the UK. The bespoke pattern incorporates Costa's red brand colour through its depictions of Trio Stromanthe leaves. As with other Charlotte Jade patterns, the imagery is based on the concept of "biophilic design", using natural imagery to reduce stress, aid mental wellbeing and improve productivity.

10 Tutorials for Creating Seamless Patterns in Adobe Illustrator

Speckyboy Design Magazine

Patterns are a great way to make your entire design cohesive as well as bring your finished project to life. Creating patterns in Illustrator is not hard, once you master a few basic principles. You might also like: 50 free high-resolution seamless pattern sets.

Bianca Wilson's cityscape paintings will appeal to lovers of geometric patterns and soft colours

Creative Boom

Bianca Wilson is a visual artist from Sydney, Australia, that turns to urban skylines for the inspiration behind her cityscapes – full of dramatic shapes and appealing lines, all to a backdrop of soft pastel colours.

Camille Walala's latest London installation is a double helping of geometric patterns and primary colours

Creative Boom

Camille Walala has this week unveiled a new public artwork made up of two joyful pedestrian crossings and seven striking murals, all featuring her famous geometric patterns, interesting shapes and use of primary colours.

150+ Free Pattern Designs: Seamless & Fully Editable

Graphic Mama

Looking for attractive free pattern designs to complement your next visual project? In today’s post, we will show you over 150 impressive free pattern designs – seamless, tileable, and fully editable in graphic editing software. Colorful Free Pattern Designs.

25 Fall-Inspired Embroidery Patterns and Kits to Get You into the Autumnal Spirit

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This makes it the perfect time to hunker down with some fall-themed embroidery patterns and kits. One of my absolute favorites of this bunch is the Gothic Rose embroidery pattern by Florals and Floss. Try these autumnal and Halloween-inspired embroidery patterns and kits!

30 websites with beautifully patterned backgrounds


These days, patterns are everywhere. If you’ve been poking around online lately, chances are you’ve seen patterns being used in web design as well. Trying to figure out what elements to use to build your website’s pattern? Create a symmetrical pattern. Swap out patterns.

Download a FREE Embroidery Pattern Inspired by Kitties and Calathea Plants

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Well, look no further as I’ve created a downloadable embroidery pattern called Calathea Kitty that’s free when you subscribe to my (new) email newsletter ! Subscribe and download the free Calathea Kitty embroidery pattern here! Are you itching for some new embroidery? Who isn’t?)

Celebrating ‘Little Women’ With a Free Embroidery Pattern Inspired by Jo March

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is a free downloadable pattern featuring a line from Jo: “I’m happy as I am.” Scroll down for the complete guide to completing this pattern. Click here to download the “I’m Happy as I Am” pattern inspired by Greta Gerwig’s Little Women. DMC thread colors (listed in pattern).

How colour, pattern and materials become therapeutic

Creative Boom

Sisters Petra and Nicole of creative studio Kapitza have just completed a site-specific public art project for the Royal London Hospital that looks to use the therapeutic power of colour and pattern.

21 Fall-Inspired Embroidery Patterns and Kits to Get You into the Autumnal Spirit

Brown Paper Bag

This makes it the perfect time to hunker down with some fall-themed embroidery patterns and kits. One of my absolute favorites of this bunch is the Gothic Rose embroidery pattern by Florals and Floss. Try these autumnal and Halloween-inspired embroidery patterns and kits! Autumn and Halloween Embroidery Pattern Duo. Ginko Leaves PDF Pattern. Ghost Pattern. Embroidery Patterns. Home Sweet Home Embroidery Pattern.

Stitch Kitties on Your Favorite Shirt With My New Embroidery Pattern [My Monthly Studio Check-In]

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Stitch ‘Calico Companions’ on Your Shirt With My New PDF Pattern ! Last week, I launched the first digital PDF pattern of my embroidered collars. The pattern has everything you need to know to successfully stitch these kitties on a shirt. A peek into my studio.

How to Create a Simple Gutenberg Block Pattern in WordPress

Speckyboy Design Magazine

And block patterns may just be the most exciting addition for both web designers and their clients. What is a block pattern? Elements such as columns, images, videos, text, buttons – they’re all able to be placed into a custom block pattern. Build Your Custom Block Pattern.

Travel the World When You Stitch These City-Inspired Embroidery Patterns

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Travel is out of the question right now (for many of us, at least), but Kseniia Guseva of FaimyxStitch is helping us explore new places with her hand embroidery patterns. Kseniia sells her PDF patterns on Etsy. Embroidery Patterns embroidery pattern faimyxstitch hand embroidery

Hypnotic Illustrations Blur Resolute Women into Heavily Patterned Portraits


” Right: “ETHEL” “TARA” Illustration female portrait flowers pattern portraits“MARA” (2017), pencil and black marker on paper. All images © Sofia Bonati.

How to Use Seamless Patterns in Your Designs [Tips and Tricks]

Graphic Mama

Seamless or repeated patterns are versatile and create interest and texture as well as a flow. Patterns in web design are seen as being one of the fashion movers and shakers for 2020. With the trend for right/left up and up/down scrolling patterns can link the site as a whole.

50 stunningly beautiful geometric patterns in graphic design


Have you made the most out of geometric patterns? Sounds like a bit of an odd question, I know, but geometric patterns are an incredibly useful tool that you can really tap into. Geometric patterns when used correctly can be highly flexible, visually effective and in some cases, very functional. Let’s have a look at 50 different ways geometric patterns have been used in designs and how you can do just the same. Pair your pattern with die cutting.

Architexture Geometric Patterns Photography


Architexture Geometric Patterns Photography. Work like what Tom Leighton shared on his Behance profile, more specifically, a project titled Architexture, a photography series devoted to the geometric patterns and textures found in contemporary architecture. .

Iconic Fashion Forms into Floral Patterns


Iconic Fashion Forms into Floral Patterns. He released a series titled: Natura Patterns, a series of floral patterns handcrafted, inspired by some of the most iconic fashion forms in the world. There was a time when I was really into making patterns.

Charming Illustrations Radiate With Joy… and Plenty of Dazzling Patterns

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Illustrator Meenal Patel digitally draws people among colorful surroundings and awash in patterns. The post Charming Illustrations Radiate With Joy… and Plenty of Dazzling Patterns appeared first on Brown Paper Bag. This post contains some affiliate links.

Mynstur a Collection of Icelandic Patterns


Mynstur a Collection of Icelandic Patterns. In this collection Guillaume captures the Icelandic patterns from aerial photography to landscape. abduzeedo 01.21.21 Guillaume Flandre is a London-based photographer with a passion for beautiful images.

Geometric Pattern posters inspired by architectural locations


Geometric Pattern posters inspired by architectural locations. Titled: ARC: Pattern Research, it's a series of 'geometric pattern posters inspired by architectural locations', it's a study that contains 25 prints that also can be purchased via his store.

40 Free Color Scheme and Palette Apps (Massive Guide)

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Color selection is a stage in a design process that requires both smart thinking and gut feeling. In today’s digital era, you can have as many colors and color combinations as you like.

Creative Guide: Express your personality through pattern and typography with Kris Andrew Small

Its Nice That

As part of New World, our collaboration with Today at Apple, we’re bringing you a series of step-by-step Creative Guides which allow you to complete a project, guided by a leading creative. Features

Modular Kaleidoscopic Patterns and Illustration


Modular Kaleidoscopic Patterns and Illustration. He describes the project as an Experimental Digital Design involving modular kaleidoscopic patterns. abduzeedo Feb 13, 2020 Flavio Melchiorre shared a colorful illustration project titled ”Tropicália” - 2020.

Journalist Rachel Lopez Documents the Delightfully Diverse Patterns on the Ceilings of Mumbai Taxis


Lopez documents the vast array of eccentric plastic patterns covering the ceilings of her hailed rides, many of them taken in her frequent trips around the city as a journalist with the Hindustan Times. Design Photography cars fabric India patterns

Aerial Embroidery Showcases the Hidden Patterns of Cultivated Farmland


The artist uses a combination of tight, straight lines and lush French knots to emulate the rural patterning of closely-cropped fields divided by hedges and woods. Humble fields become abstracted artworks in thread paintings by Victoria Rose Richards.

Set Against Lavishly Patterned Backdrops, Photographer Cecilia Paredes Disguises Herself in Stunning Self-Portraits


The Peruvian artist disguises her figure by painting her exposed skin and draping her torso in lavishly patterned clothing, leaving just her hair and eyes untouched as she snaps a photograph. Art Photography camouflage fabric paint patterns self-portrait“Zanzibar” (2019). All images © Cecilia Paredes, shared with permission.

Spirited Narratives Drive Whimsical, Patterned Paintings by Monica Rohan


I then translate this content into sketches and studies, finding different ways to pull patterns out and manipulate the figure before moving forward with the painting proper…The first marks on the board are a transfer of a sketch for the figure.

Striking Photographs Capture Ornate Patterns of Historic Iranian Mosques and Palaces


Iran-based artist Fatemah Hosein Aghaei takes mesmerizing photographs that showcase the intricate patterns inside the country’s ancient buildings. History Photography architecture pattern religionAll images © Fatemah Hosein Aghaei, shared with permission.

1000+ Illustrations, Patterns & Elements To Help You Design COVID19 Projects

Pixel 77

Because in this bundle you get more than 1000 great Covid19-related illustrations, patterns, Continue reading → Design2020 is all about social distancing and staying at home. As an artist, designer, or marketer, you are most definitely searching for ways to better express this reality.

Surface Design - Abyss Collection: Traditional Pattern Structures


Surface Design - Abyss Collection: Traditional Pattern Structures. The Abyss collection is based on traditional pattern structures : classic toile de Jouy, ikat, camo, stripes, wax fabric and floral prints. .