A quick guide on how to create landscapes using only the lasso tool. This illustration was made in about 30 minutes, without too much thinking on composition nor concept. Basically, I use the lasso tool to create shapes and fill with color, and also to subtract/delete/refine the same shapes.
There is an undeniable beauty when a design goes from the flat screen with pixels to something real, touchable, with volume and scale . Specially with patterns, since it usually fits well on mostly anything you apply (no wonder surface design is one of my many passions!)
Here are some examples of patterns I had the pleasure to create and see the products come to life.