How do I move a pattern to a shape in Illustrator?

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

  1. Select the object with the pattern fill.
  2. Click the Selection tool in the toolbox.
  3. 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.

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