Assignment 3: Photoshop Samples
Files due: February 3rd
Printed due: February 10th
Color greatly affects the overall look and feel of your pattern design. Color is probably
more important than pattern structure. I say this because you can have a well-desi
D R0 P M OTI F
This tutorial shows a simple method for creating a
halt-drop if you have a motif you wish to put into repeat.
As the motif is sell-contained, there are no seams to mend
and no need to use the more complex method fo
Illustrator offers a simple method of constructing a
patterned tile. This tutorial explains how to make a
block and half-drop tile that can be used to create
striking patterns. Working with vector graphic motifs,
you can c
The halt-drop is the most complex repeat you can do
in Photoshop. The process is straightforward, but you
will need patience to mend the seams so that they flow
with the design to achieve a fluid repeat. In this tutorial,
Fibers & Material Studies Area
Tyler School of Art, Temple University
FIBERS & MATERIAL STUDIES AREA POLICY
Any person entering the Fiber Area planning to use the studio or equipment
must be enrolled in a Fiber
Assignment 1: Drawing
Make at least 5 drawings from life in your sketchbook, no color.
Think about: line, space, movement, balance, value, texture, perspective.
Each drawing must be on a separate page in your sketchbook.
Choose two drawings t
Due digitally (in progress check) on Feb 17th
Due printed on Feb 26th. Print these on paper OR fabric.
Using a digital camera or camera phone take at least 15 photographs of
patterns you see in the world. You can choose to focus on a theme if you
Assignment 2: Full and Half drop Practice
Part A 2 full drop using a drawing
Part B 2 half drop using a drawing
-Create 2 full and 2 half-drop patterns from at least two drawings
-Bring your patterns to class tapped and completed for a comparison.