Photoshop Pattern Tutorial - Gingham Check
Create checkered patterns in photoshop easily!
Here is a quick method to create a gingham check photoshop pattern in just 3 steps. You can design this seamless pattern very easily and effortlessly.
I discovered this easy method to create the checkered pattern while experimenting with creating stripes in photoshop.The simple steps can be used to create hundreds of different combination in checks fabrics.
The pattern can also be used for fabric simulations,scrapbook layouts,web page backgrounds,etc.The use is in your imagination.
I have used the pattern for tea party invitations, magnets,kitchen labels,iphone cases,ipad cases,recipe binders for my zazzle store,Reflections.
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Photoshop Pattern Tutorial To Create Gingham Check
First step - Applying a gradient fill
1.Open a new document 200px X 200px
2. Choose the colors you want as checks pattern as your foreground and background colors.
3.Apply gradient fill diagonally (This step is very important )
Second Step - Applying the distort wave filter
Choose the wave option from distort filter and apply the above settings to get your checks pattern.
Filter > Distort > Wave
Third Step - Define Pattern
Choose the define pattern option from edit menu, name and save your new pattern.
Edit > Define Pattern > Save
Your new checks pattern is ready to use in your artworks!
Photoshop Pattern Tutorial Gingham Check
Here are some of the different combination I have created.
You can experiment with more...
Change the foreground and background colors and repeat the steps to create more choices in checkered patterns.
Enjoy creating new seamless patterns using this technique
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My designs with The Checks PatternClick thumbnail to view full-size
I hope the photoshop pattern tutorial was easy and interesting to follow.