-Introduction to surface pattern design ; presentation on different products, different types of repeat pattern styles (geometric, floral, diagonal, etc.)
1-Quick introduction on pattern collections which consist of 4 elements; the Hero Pattern (main pattern) Secondary, Blender pattern and spot graphic.
2-choosing a topic/theme/idea and creating a mood board
3- sketching the elements and motifs
4- Assignment for the next day: to get 2 or more images that are aesthetically pleasing, in terms of colors.
-Recap and introducing the plan of the day with a demo on how to create a simple repeat pattern (with two variations) on illustrator, in addition, to create different color options with the
Recolor Artwork tool.
1- Importing sketches to illustrator
2- assembling of the Hero pattern and coloring.
3- creating variations of the Hero pattern, with different color options and layouts.
-Create the rest of the collection: 1- create the secondary pattern 2- create the blender patterns
3- create the spot graphic
3- Naming the pattern/ collection
4- Showcasing the patterns