How to Create Your Own Brushes in Illustrator

illustrator Dec 05, 2019

I used to spend ages making elements to perfectly fill the spaces in complex botanical patterns. Then I learned to create custom art brushes and it saved so much time! Plus it felt like I was nurturing and growing my plant designs with brushes rather than generating shapes. Since then I’ve...

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How to Create a Half Drop Pattern in Illustrator

illustrator patterns Oct 24, 2019

In this tutorial, I’m going to teach you how to create a half-drop pattern in Illustrator. Unlike basic repeats where a swatch is tiled in exactly the same position vertically and horizontally creating an identifiable grid (like a chessboard if all the squares were the same), a half-drop...

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