Repeating seamless patterns: definitions, free samples, links, and how-tos

Patterned Ground

A background (ground) that is in itself a pattern. Often consists of stripes, plaids, dots, zigzags, and other small geometric elements or textures, but can also contain flowers and more complex motifs.
Example(s) of Patterned Ground
  • An example of a design with a patterned ground
A design with a patterned ground created with Artlandia SymmetryWorks.
  • An example of a guilloche ground created in SymmetryMill
A guilloche ground created in Artlandia SymmetryMill. See how »
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