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10 things you need to know about the Pantone Studio app | Pitter Pattern

You might already know that I’m absolutely crazy about colour, and in my endless search for the perfect colour palette, I come across a multitude of resources, offline and online, good, not so good and plain bad…

One of my all time favourites is Pantone Studio, an iOS app for colour inspiration and management, created by Pantone, a provider of professional colour standards and digital solutions under a universal language.

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Design patterns easily with these 10 creative resources | Pitter Pattern

I remember a few years ago when I started designing patterns… It was a fairly steep learning curve to learn all the pattern making techniques. I wished then that we, budding surface pattern designers, had more affordable resources to help us take those first steps, design patterns easily and see results a bit quicker.

Times have changed and surface pattern design has become more popular, thus more and more resources are being created that help us streamline the pattern design process, e.g. the pattern maker feature in Adobe Illustrator. In this post I’ll share with you some of these resources…

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Pattern Camp with Jessica Swift | Pitter Pattern

Today I have for you a pattern workshop run by designer and artist Jessica Swift. So, if you’ve been wanting to dip your toes in the wonderful world of surface pattern design, this is your chance.

Pattern Camp is a virtual, online 2-day, weekend-long pattern design workshop taught by full-time artist and surface pattern designer, Jessica Swift. Participants will leave the workshop with the confidence and skills to create their own beautiful repeat patterns using both Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.

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Adobe Creative Apps for Beginners at CreativeLIVE | Pitter Pattern

UPDATE: These workshops are not available for free anymore but you can buy them if you want them. There are new free classes constantly being added to CreativeLive, so please visit their site to find out more.


For those of you interested in learning the basics of Adobe Creative applications, this is the week for it!

CreativeLIVE offers free live online workshops taught by world-class experts. If you don’t catch the workshops live, you still have the option to buy them afterwards (and they have free rebroadcasts as well!).

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