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Digital Pattern Illustration Inspired by Flora and Fauna

A course by Laura Lhuillier , Illustrator

Illustrator. Lyon, France.
Joined March 2021

Create beautiful patterns and apply them to any product using Procreate and Photoshop

  • Best seller French with subtitles in English
  • 100% positive reviews (265)
  • 5278 students

Create beautiful patterns and apply them to any product using Procreate and Photoshop

A course by Laura Lhuillier

"Ever since I was little, I've felt a deep connection with nature. I like to draw wild animals
in a quirky style." The wonders of nature are a constant source of inspiration to artists everywhere, and Laura Lhuillier is no exception.

In this course, learn how to create imaginative patterns from illustrations of flora and fauna by working with Procreate and Photoshop. The world of digital drawing is yours to be discovered!

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What will you learn in this online course?

20 lessons & 20 downloads

French with subtitles in English
  • 100% positive reviews (265)
  • 5278 students
  • 20 lessons (3h 56m)
  • 20 additional resources (6 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: French
  • French, Spanish, English, Portuguese, German, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever

What is this course's project?

For the final project, create unique digital patterns that can be endlessly reproduced and applied to all your products.

Projects by course students

Who is this online course for?

This course is ideal for designers, illustrators, and artists who wish to enhance their digital know-how, or for anyone interested in creating digital patterns.

Requirements and materials

For this course, you need basic knowledge of Photoshop, an iPad with Procreate installed, and an Apple Pencil. These are the tools Laura uses, but it's totally up to you if you prefer to use a different graphics tablet or work directly in Photoshop.

You also need basic drawing materials like paper and a pencil. For one part of the course, you might also like to have gouache, acrylic, or watercolor paints and brushes, and thick paper like Canson or watercolor paper.


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Laura Lhuillier

A course by Laura Lhuillier

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Illustrator

Laura Lhuillier, better known on social media as Arual, is a professional illustrator. After completing a Master's in Graphic Design, she developed her creative world alongside the advancements in digital tools available on the market. Her designs have been used on clothing and magazine covers and she has collaborated with Adobe, Petit Bateau, and Flow Magazine.

"By creating patterns, I can draw my dreams and travel through
poetic and imaginary worlds." It's a journey through nature's untamed beauty that she just loves to share with her community.


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • Presentation
    • Influences
  • U2

    Inspiration and first sketches

    • References and inspiration
    • The mood board
    • The first sketches to reference the ideas 1
    • The first sketches to reference the ideas 2
    • An overview of the tools used
  • U3

    The creation of the illustrated pattern

    • Sorting the subject and how to appropriate the references
    • The central elements
    • Complementary elements
  • U4

    Color and composition

    • In search of colorful harmonies
    • Colorization of elements
    • Textures
    • Shadows and details 1
    • Shadows and details 2
    • Composition of the pattern in Photoshop 1
    • Composition of the pattern in Photoshop 2
    • Color balance
  • U5

    Use and distribute your creation

    • The use of mockups
    • Publishing and sharing on social networks
  • FP

    Final project

    • Digital illustration of patterns inspired by flora and fauna

What to expect from a Domestika course

  • Learn at your own pace

    Enjoy learning from home without a set schedule and with an easy-to-follow method. You set your own pace.

  • Learn from the best professionals

    Learn valuable methods and techniques explained by top experts in the creative sector.

  • Meet expert teachers

    Each expert teaches what they do best, with clear guidelines, true passion, and professional insight in every lesson.

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    Videos of the highest quality, so you don't miss a single detail. With unlimited access, you can watch them as many times as you need to perfect your technique.

  • Share knowledge and ideas

    Ask questions, request feedback, or offer solutions. Share your learning experience with other students in the community who are as passionate about creativity as you are.

  • Connect with a global creative community

    The community is home to millions of people from around the world who are curious and passionate about exploring and expressing their creativity.

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FAQs

Domestika's courses are online classes that provide you with the tools and skills you need to complete a specific project. Every step of the project combines video lessons with complementary instructional material, so you can learn by doing. Domestika's courses also allow you to share your own projects with the teacher and with other students, creating a dynamic course community.

All courses are 100% online, so once they're published, courses start and finish whenever you want. You set the pace of the class. You can go back to review what interests you most and skip what you already know, ask questions, answer questions, share your projects, and more.

The courses are divided into different units. Each one includes lessons, informational text, tasks, and practice exercises to help you carry out your project step by step, with additional complementary resources and downloads. You'll also have access to an exclusive forum where you can interact with the teacher and with other students, as well as share your work and your course project, creating a community around the course.

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Digital Pattern Illustration Inspired by Flora and Fauna. Illustration course by Laura Lhuillier Best seller

Digital Pattern Illustration Inspired by Flora and Fauna

A course by Laura Lhuillier
Illustrator. Lyon, France.
Joined March 2021
  • 100% positive reviews (265)
  • 5278 students