In this tutorial we will learn to create a psychedelic pattern using the pathfinder and the pattern tool.
Create a new document.
Using the Polygon Tool create 3 objects.
Change to the Outline View (ctrl+y).
Make sure that the objects you created looks as in the given image.
Use he pathfinder to delete the areas that you don’t require.
Now the object should look as shown n the figure.
In this step, you need to rotate the object as given above.
Attention: Make sure that your object is completely aligned. Otherwise you will face problems with the white space.
Copy the object a few times. Make sure that there are no white spaces present between the objects. To adjust the objects
with ease you can also use outline view (ctrl+y).
Now you have to create a new object above the existing pattern. Check whether the object consist of all the parts of the
Choose the pattern and the frame.
After selecting make a clipping mask.
For converting the clipping mask into path object make use of the pathfinder. After that choose the entire object and make
a pattern while dragging the object into the swatches.
Now at hand, you have a new swatch with your pattern.
Choose the entire document and fill it with your pattern.
You’ve done it! Hope you enjoyed the tutorial!
Well you have done it!!