‘Hatta‘ is the name of the traditional square scarf that Middle Eastern men wear as a headdress.
Kolam is a form of drawing that is drawn by using rice flour/chalk/chalk powder/rock powder often using naturally/synthetically colored powders as Wikipedia says. A Kolam is a geometrical line drawing composed of curved loops, which is drawn around a grid pattern of dots. In South India it is widely practiced by female Hindu family members in front of their houses. More complex Kolams are drawn and colors are often added during holiday occasions and special events.
In this tutorial we will create a simple yet beautiful circular African pattern in Adobe Illustrator. We’ll use basic shapes to create various spiritual symbols such as the ankh cross and cowrie shells. Then we’ll combine them into a neat composition, forming a seamless pattern that will fit perfectly as a wallpaper, prints, on a shirt, or any other things you would like to use this for. Let’s get started!
Have you always wondered how to make seamless patterns in Illustrator? Patterns that look effortless and are pleasant to the eye? In this tutorial, you will learn how to use the Pattern Option tool in Illustrator to create a set of fun patterns.
This tutorial is very easy and quick. However, despite its brevity and simplicity, you will still be able to add a few important skills to your designer’s arsenal. We will use the option Object > Pattern > Make, which will automatically create a pattern for you.
Realistic textures and patterns are easy to make in Photoshop. They’re perfect for text effects and help make shape layers stand out.
Follow this tutorial and let’s create a back to school seamless pattern with cute animals and school items! We’ll be modifying various simple shapes, using the Shape Builder Tool, Warp Effects, and other useful functions of Adobe Illustrator. Then we’ll gather our elements into a playful seamless pattern that can be applied to any shape and used for print on fabric or as a background for your website or blog.
Nineties patterns are recognizable by their use of vibrant color and simple geometric shapes. In this tutorial, I will show you how to create a 90s geometric pattern using Photoshop’s vector feature.
According to Wikipedia, the Paisley pattern is a design using the buta or boteh, a droplet-shaped vegetable motif of Persian origin. In the modern world you can find this shape in the patterns of bandanas (check out these interesting bandana patterns on GraphicRiver).
In the following steps you will learn how to create, save and use a card suits pattern in Adobe Illustrator.
What could be better than cheese? How about a fresh, cheesy, spicy pizza? So today we’ll learn how to make easily a colorful pattern with pizza slices in Adobe Illustrator. We’ll use mostlythePen Tool (P), somebasic shapes, and thePattern Tool (Object > Pattern > Make). Also, we’ll work with a bright and minimalist color palette.
Summer heat in a tropical paradise! What could be better? In this tutorial we’ll create our own tropical pattern, making it seamless and discovering several ways of applying our pattern! We’ll be using basic geometric shapes as well as some default custom shapes, creating fancy objects in a few clicks and making them detailed with the help of texture brushes.
The retro style is back and here to stay! We can feel its presence through handmade fonts, pastels, a limited color palette, and of course, simple shapes. And with spring here and summer on the way, we can put this style to the test by creating a cute, mid-century pattern made out of many fruits and vegetables.
Which food do you associate with the sunny summer season? Fresh fruits and juices maybe? For me, juicy watermelons and fragrant oranges are the most summery fruits. So this tutorial isinspired by ananticipation of a bright and warm summer, full of ripe fruits.