Week 24: Create a Seamless Pattern in Photoshop and Apply it to Your Mockups - Part 2

Transform photographic images into engraved illustrations to use as part of an identity design. These images will also be used in DEX Week 26 as part of an identity system and pattern.



Create a seamless pattern in Photoshop using an image and apply this pattern to a mockup.



Create a seamless pattern in Photoshop using 3 separate images and apply this pattern to 2 different mockups.



Create a seamless pattern in Photoshop using 4 separate images and apply this pattern to 3 different mockups.

Time Allocated


30 Minutes for Beginner: Create a pattern using 2 images and apply to one mockup. 60 Minutes for intermediate: Create a pattern using 3 images and apply to two mockups. 90 Minutes for advanced: Create a pattern using 4 images and apply to three mockups.

Design Goals


Create and apply a seamless pattern to a mack-up in Photoshop.



Use Photoshop to create and then define your pattern.





  • Adobe Photoshop

    Mockups, Smart Objects



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