Hey everyone! I've teamed up with my friends over at Make It In Design, to offer a very special prize to ONE very lucky reader - one free place on the next The Art and Business of Surface Pattern Design – Module 1: Designing your way course worth approx. $290!
In Module 1: Designing your way, you will learn everything you need to know to turn basic sketches into elements for pattern design. Find out more about color and pattern, how to create moodboards and repeat patterns in Adobe Illustrator. Learn how to develop your signature style and get industry insider tips and tricks!
This is for you if you are drawn to color and pattern and dream of one day licensing your own designs but don’t know where to begin. Here you’ll join a community of like-minded people on a fun and inspiring creative journey, learn more about how to create your own patterns and motifs and even design a set of business stationery!
Module 1: Designing your way is a five-week on-line surface pattern design course. The classroom is accessible 24/7 so you can join from anywhere in the world and fit the course into your busy life. Read their student success stories here.
Module 1: Designing your way includes:
- How to work with colour
- How to create moodboards
- How to build a pattern
- How and where to seek out design inspiration
- How to develop your signature style and use this to brand your business
- How to turn elements of a mixed media painting into a pattern (featuring the work of Kelly Rae Roberts)
- How to create repeats in Adobe Illustrator
- Time-saving tricks and industry insider tips
- The secrets of successful surface pattern designers
- Downloadable pattern source guide
- Opportunity to put questions to Rachael Taylor
- *NEW* BONUS TECHNICAL WORKSHOP VIDEOS giving you a step-by-step guide to scanning images and basic manipulation in Photoshop, playing with colour and sketching and creating repeats on your computer.
- AND a peek behind the scenes of Rachael Taylor’s life as a dynamic and successful professional surface pattern designer and a glimpse at some previously unpublished designs!
- And a whole lot more – this course really is packed full of goodness!
The prize: ONE place on The Art and Business of Surface Pattern Design – Module 1: Designing your way course starting September 21, 2015 delivered on-line.
How to enter: Check out Module 1 on the Make it in Design website to find out more about it, then enter the giveaway using the form below. The winner will be randomly selected announced on this post shortly after.
THIS GIVEAWAY IS CLOSED. congratulations #80, @digndesigns!
Terms and Conditions:
- This competition is to win a place on Module 1: Designing your way course from Make it in Design starting September 21, 2015
- One entry allowed per person
- The winning place is not transferable – either by date or to another individual and must not be sold on and no cash alternative will be offered in the event that the winner is unable to use the prize for any reason
- By entering this competition you agree to your entry to be promoted on the Make it in Design website and their associated social networks
- The judges’ decision is final.