AUTOPLAY
finding Your Repeat Using Guidelines
6 steps
What you’ll need
Adobe Illustrator
Draw a guideline that snaps to the Bottom edge of the square artboard.
1. Draw a guideline that snaps to the Bottom edge of the square artboard.
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Select the guideline and the elements over the edge of the artboard and push (ctrl+c ,ctrl+f)
2. Select the guideline and the elements over the edge of the artboard and push (ctrl+c ,ctrl+f)
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next group the elements ( ctrl+G). Now drag the elements upwards to match your pattern.
3. next group the elements ( ctrl+G). Now drag the elements upwards to match your pattern.
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Select everything and move everything to hang off the left side of the artboard
4. Select everything and move everything to hang off the left side of the artboard
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Repeat steps 2 and 3 on the left side and now the guidelines should create a nice box.
5. Repeat steps 2 and 3 on the left side and now the guidelines should create a nice box.
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Use this box as a guide to create a new artboard that will repeat your pattern.
6. Use this box as a guide to create a new artboard that will repeat your pattern.
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