How to Create a Seamless Pattern in Illustrator

patterns in illustrator

floral pattern in illustrator

This tutorial on Digital Arts shows step-by-step how to create a repeating pattern in Illustrator. I know how to do it manually on paper and in Photoshop, but the Illustrator method has eluded me till now.


  1. jen eskridge says:

    Very cool. Thanks for the link.

  2. aurora fox says:

    this is a square repeat–correct? thanks…

  3. Heather says:

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