How-to: Using Patterns from DinPattern

January 3rd 2014 - News, Tutorials

A quick how-to video regarding the patterns here at Along with a quick tutorial on how to fill areas with a pattern using Adobe Photoshop.

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Sticker Camo

December 20th 2013 - Inspiration, News

Sticker Camo was a result of a Father & Kids art collaboration to create a set of monster themed stickers, which then became a pretty cool pattern.
Sticker Camo Xbox One Controller

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Easy Photoshop Tutorial “Pattern-ize” – Creating Repeatable Patterns

May 9th 2013 - News, Tutorials

A quick tutorial showing how to create a repeating pattern using design elements and illustrations. Tutorial uses a stock illustration from Shutterstock, and Photoshop CS6.

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Back from the dead

February 18th 2013 - News

DinPattern is finally seeing some new patterns and content. It’s been a while, but please keep an eye out for some new stuff. We’ll be branching out and increasing the variety of patterns around here. From more minimal and subtle patterns to the ornate and complex patterns. Also, more tutorials and resources will be headed […]

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We’re outdated!

August 24th 2012 - News

Sorry for the major away time here at DinPattern. Too many other projects and stuff getting in the way of pattern making. Hopefully, I’ll have some more items here soon. Thanks for stopping by!

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What should DinPattern work on?

May 27th 2011 - News

I’m starting to hit a wall in terms of design and style. And I need your help! What kinds of patterns do you like to see more of?

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Green Monster fabric on sale at Spoonflower

May 17th 2011 - News

Green Monster is now available for purchase in fabric form thanks to The fabric looks great, and can be printed on a wide variety of fabric types. Choose how many yards you need, and Spoonflower will print it up and send it out to you.

Green Monster fabric

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Sexy iPad Wallpapers

June 8th 2010 - Freebies, News

Jazz up your brand new iPad with a wallpaper from DinPattern. The wallpapers are designed to look good both in portrait and landscape views, and should look good but not overwhelm your screen. They’re all free – download the zip package below for all. 16 wallpapers included; enjoy!

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Experimenting with patterns and Filter Forge

April 28th 2010 - News

I got the chance to try out a rather awesome filter plugin for photoshop recently called Filter Forge. The plugin allows you to texturize and apply distortion and effect filters to artwork. You can download even more free filters (over 7000) from the software site directly into your workflow to try out new looks.

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BONES hard cases and DinPattern wraps

December 13th 2009 - News

Slappa has released a line of BONES (or SKULLS as they call it) wrapped hard cases for Nintendo DS, Sony PSP and DJ-grade headphones. So make sure to pick a couple up, and check back often to see more DinPattern wrapped cases and bags from Slappa.
BONES Nintendo DS Case from Slappa

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Define that Pattern

July 29th 2009 - News

I just stumbled across a great glossary that lists different pattern design definitions. Maybe I’ll try a “Bayadere” design next.

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DinPattern’s “Simply Ornate” WordPress theme available

July 6th 2009 - News

“Simply Ornate” is a minimal, streamlined wordpress theme that comes in multiple flavors. The theme features an ajax sidebar with latest comments, tags and posts, along with the ability to link up your flickr account. The theme is easy to turn on and use, and looks sharp to boot.

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News and Tutorials are on the way

July 6th 2009 - News

DinPattern will now be featuring articles, news, inspiration and tutorials from here on out. They’ll be published as they get written up. Enjoy!

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About is an online pattern design resource for designers, artists, web developers and social network users that enjoy customizing their pages. Patterns can be used for twitter backgrounds, artwork, web design and anywhere else desired. More about how we got started.

All patterns and work within ©2014 Evan Eckard.

You may use these patterns for any personal or commercial web and screen use only (no print). If used, please link back to DinPattern and author credit would be appreciated. Also, feel free to leave a tip.

If interested in using any patterns within for print purposes or are looking for something custom, please get in touch for more information.