Illustrator CS6 has added some amazing new functionality when it comes to designing repeating patterns. Jeff Witchel explores these new menu functions in this video. Follow along as he creates a new pattern swatch and teaches viewers about all of the menu options during the process.

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  1. Jennifer M. (Reply) on Tuesday July 24, 2012

    Whoa!! This feature alone is making me want to upgrade! Very very cool. It takes me hours to make a complex pattern now. This would save me so much time!!

    • Jeff Witchel (Reply) on Tuesday July 24, 2012

      Hi Jennifer,
      You’re right! The new Pattern-Creation feature is worth the price of the upgrade by itself. But there’s a lot more!

  2. Leslie Nicole (Reply) on Tuesday July 24, 2012

    That was a nice video and really helps. I’m getting stuck on how to save and use the pattern.

  3. Bill (Reply) on Tuesday July 24, 2012

    Hi Jeff

    it’s very helpful to make patterns which is what I need. could I know your email, and I am stucked by making logo which is very easy but I am the beginner

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