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textures and patterns

Visual activity across a surface is a pattern when the structure forming the pattern based on consistent and repeated relationships.

Visual activity across a surface is a texture when the structure forming the texture is based on irregular and random relationships over given areas. Textures are organic and natural.


Use the attached worksheet and a black ball pen (or thin marker) to draw a series of patterns and textures.

Have a variety of textures: soft, smooth, rough, etc.

Fill in the entire square with a design.

Do not use pencils.

Do not use any other colors.

All 12 areas should be completed.


Select your best six designs.

Cut them out.

Glue them onto black construction paper for a nice presentation:






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