Video Tutorial: How To Create Circular Patterns with the Blend Tool in Adobe Illustrator
This post was originally published in 2016
The tips and techniques explained may be outdated.
In today’s video tutorial we’re going to take a look at some nifty tricks in Adobe Illustrator that can be used to create some extremely detailed patterns. I’ll show you how to make a complex circular pattern that consists of thousands of intricate paths that loop and overlap each other to produce a variety of bands that form the overall circle. It might look super complicated, but it’s actually all done with Illustrator’s Blend Tool!