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Surface pattern design inspiration

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Artwork — Elizabeth Olwen Surface Design

We love collaborating and seeing pattern & product come together in perfect harmony. We celebrate the products we’ve developed, and constantly dream up ideas for new ones. If you think we’d work well together, we’d love to hear from you. Here are some of our most successful collaborations.

Pattern Design for Products — Elizabeth Silver Surface Pattern Design

Repeating prints and patterns for licensing from the portfolio of freelance surface pattern designer Elizabeth Silver. All images ©Elizabeth Silver

Surface Pattern Design - Floral - Maral Varolian

Illustrator and surface pattern designer based in Queens, New York City. Passionate about capturing the world with her art, specifically creates artwork concerning food, culture, and travel.

Procreate or Affinity Designer for Surface Pattern Design?

Should you still be using your good old Procreate for surface pattern design? I answer that question and I walk you through the reasons why I chose Affinity Designer for iPad over Procreate to create my seamless repeat patterns.

Surface Pattern Design Terms Explained — Sketch Design Repeat

Understanding common pattern design terms as a surface designer allows you to talk confidently with companies and potential clients who are interested in your art licensing portfolio. We’re discussing the 10 most common terms like coordinate pattern, half drop repeat, and more.

Look at a collection as a movie or book. It always have a theme, and centres around two main characters: hero print #1 and hero print #2.

Look at a collection as a movie or book. It always have a theme, and centres around two main characters: hero print #1 and hero print #2.

Watercolor Strawberry Pattern

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Portfolio | Maja Faber

Ready to kickstart your creative life? Learn pattern design & iPad art in my fun, and easy-to-follow classes and tutorials. I love to create and I love to teach! And I LOVE to share what I know with other creatives, who are on their journey to live the creative life of their dreams.

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Create a funky pattern in Procreate
It’s been a while since I painted watercolour tulips and now is the best time to start again! Here I use a completely dry paper and not much water in the brushes either, to try to create that tulip fine lined look. Looks almost more like oil or acrylic paint... Enjoy! #annahedeklint #watercolour #paintingtutorial #tulips #tulpaner #paintingfun
Drawing Flowers on Procreate
The spiral represents spirituality meaning, the journey inwards. The question who am I? Sent me spiralling inwards to find the answers - also inspired me with this sharp pastel touched surface pattern