How do you repeat a pattern in Illustrator CC?
Create a mirror repeat
Create the first half of the symmetrical artwork and Illustrator automatically creates the other half for you. To create a mirror repeat, Create the first half of artwork and select using the Selection tool. Choose Object > Repeat > Grid.
How do you move a pattern into a shape?
Moving a Pattern Within a Shape
- Select the object with the pattern fill.
- Click the Selection tool in the toolbox.
- Click-and-drag while holding down the grave accent (´) key on your keyboard. (Don’t hold down the Shift key that you usually use when pressing that key to get a tilde.)
How do I fill a shape with lines in Illustrator?
Select the drawn object with the Selection tool, and then select the Stroke tool and a color from the swatch. This will color the lines and strokes in the object. Then, select the Fill tool and pick a color from the swatch. Clicking inside the object will fill it with the selected color or pattern.