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Use Insertion Mode in SymmetryWorks 5 to Create a Seamless Valentine’s Day Pattern

by Grant Friedman

on January 25, 2010

in Illustrator Tutorials Screencasts Tutorials

As most of you guys know, I’m a big fan of SymmetryWorks. SymmetryWorks is a plug-in for Adobe Illustrator that allows you to easily create seamless patterns. If you have ever tried to create a complex seamless pattern in Illustrator you know how difficult this can be. SymmetryWorks takes the guesswork out of the process and will allow you to do this in no time at all. In this 15-minute video tutorial I will show you how to create a seamless Valentine’s Day heart pattern in Illustrator using SymmetryWorks 5.

Video Tutorial

Screenshot

Below is a screenshot of the pattern that we will be creating.

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This screencast was brought to you by SymmetryWorks 5.

About Grant Friedman

Grant Friedman is a graphic design, blogger, and author. In addition to being the founder of this website, Grant is also the editor of Psdtuts, one of the world's most popular tutorial websites.