Creating a Repeat Pattern



I finished my blue florals and made a repeat pattern with them – I use a free editing software called GIMP.  I scan the original painting as a TIFF so that I can manipulate size/cropping/etc. then I create the pattern frame by frame, adding in extra little ants ; )  Here’s what the program looks like:

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After I’m done making little adjustments, I save the finished pattern as a JPG.  Now the pattern can be applied to all sorts of products in my Society6 shop.  (I hope to make it available on Spoonflower as fabric too!)

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(You can see all the other fun products in my shop HERE.)




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