N.S.L: WEEK 50 – #Adobe #Illustrator #CS6 #Pattern #Brush

The Pattern Brush in Adobe Illustrator is one of those “Design Magic” tools. I’ve always wanted to learn this technique but I didn’t even know what tools to look up for tutorials. I finally found it and here’s what I learned to do with it:

I used the Pattern Brush in Adobe Illustrator CS6 to write out my name with shoe laces.

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N.S.L: WEEK 49 – #Adobe #Illustrator #CS6 #Patterns #NewFeature

I’ve been waiting for WEEKS+ to try out the new Pattern Maker in Adobe Illustrator CS6… Kinda bitter that as soon as I learned the old way, Adobe made pattern making super easy. Here is an example of my first pattern in Ai CS6:

Profit Ink Web Banner

Profit Ink Web Banner- Basic pattern applied to text and background.

Outline View of the banner

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N.S.L: WEEK 48 – #Adobe #Illustrator #CS5 Perspective Grid Tool

Sometimes I’d accidentally choose the Perspective Grid Tool, freak out, then have the hardest time trying to make the grid go away =D

Glass Cube in Adobe Illustrator CS5 using the Perspective Grid Tool

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N.S.L: WEEK 47 – #Adobe #Illustrator #CS5 Bristle Brushes

This is my first time trying out the Bristle Brushes in Adobe Illustrator using a Wacom tablet:

I made like 5 different brushes for this and practiced keeping track of them all in my brushes panel.

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