Create patterns with fun and movement

The Pattern tool in Illustrator CS6 provides a fun and effective way to create seamless patterns in a few steps. With the ability to edit the pattern design at any time, you can easily take a simple shape and duplicate and tweak it to develop a complex design, as we’ll see in this tutorial.

With the use of this feature, I’ll show you how to quickly and easily make and edit simple patterns. I’ll walk you through how to arrange a selection of basic shapes to create a feeling of movement and fun within your pattern. To add more detail, we’ll be effectively integrating a pattern within a pattern, giving a more dynamic and varied effect.

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