Week 34: Textile Design - Part 2 Creating Print Textures

Draw two designs in illustrator that are a pattern of objects and can be layered.



Draw your objects in Illustrator using the brush tool and play with different brush strokes. Create two separate designs on different artboards.



Now take your two patterns from Illustrator and place them in Photoshop to create layers.



Use an image of texture and create the texture just over the patterns you have created. Do this separately to each pattern to create depth.

Time Allocated


Allow 30-45 minutes for concept and sketching. After that we recommend 60 minutes for a beginner designer, 15 minutes for intermediate and 30 minutes for advanced.

Design Goals


Create a textile print with two patterns.



Make sure you make a sketch first, before turning to the computer.





  • Adobe Illustrator

    Brush Tool, Trace Tool, Textile Design

  • Adobe Photoshop


  • Other




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