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Create fun patterns with a free pattern generator

Make patterns like a pro with the free digital pattern generator on Canva. Powered by AI, the pattern maker lets you create seamless, repeating patterns you can use for any project.

Make fun and unique patterns easily

Select and use patterns from PatternedAI Gallery

Available on Canva, PatternedAI(opens in a new tab or window) is a powerful AI pattern maker app that speeds up pattern generation. You don’t have to make a pattern from scratch. Just type the words that describe the design you envision, and watch the app generate a one-of-a-kind, seamless, and repeating pattern design. You can also choose from the free, ready-to-use patterns in the PatternedAI gallery.

Personalize your patterns

Add text to your pattern design

Whether you’re making patterns for merch, digital wallpapers, or fabrics, you’ll have fun customizing your generated patterns on Canva. Layer personal images, explore our free media library, or try Magic Media(opens in a new tab or window) to generate the perfect photo to be layered on the pattern design. Spruce up your patterns with our awesome AI photo editing tools(opens in a new tab or window), or add text to truly make it your own.

Strengthen your brand identity

Download your patterned image in JPG format

Create a bespoke pattern design to set your brand apart. With the text-to-pattern generator, you can craft seamless, recognizable graphics as part of your brand visuals. Export your generated pattern design as a high-quality image file and display it repeatedly for on-ground campaigns, digital posts, and exclusive merchandise.

Explore the possibilities for your patterns

Use PatternedAI to adjust and generate a pattern

Your AI-generated patterns can make an appearance in any DIY project. Just copy and paste it onto a new or existing Canva design. Show it off as your phone wallpaper. Use the motif for your shop’s seasonal packaging. See how the seamless pattern looks on notepads, hoodies, tote bags, and mugs, then order them via Canva Print(opens in a new tab or window).

How to create a pattern

How to create a pattern
Create a pattern

Launch Canva on your desktop or mobile app. Create a new project or customize an existing template.

In the left panel of the editor, search for PatternedAI under Apps. Connect your account or sign up for a new one.

Describe the pattern you want to make, like the elements, colors, and mood. Choose how many image choices you want the pattern generator to produce. Click Generate pattern.

Edit your generated pattern. Layer it with text, your images, or stock photos from our media library. Add a border, apply photo effects, or enhance the pattern with our photo editing tools.

Download the pattern design as a high-quality image file or use the pattern on another Canva design. You can also instantly share the pattern design on your socials.
Create a pattern

Frequently asked questions

A pattern is a seamless design with repeating visual elements. These components include colors, shapes, and lines. To be considered a pattern, the elements should appear repeatedly and in an organized manner.

You can make a repeat pattern from scratch by selecting a group of elements and using the same graphics throughout the design. Keep the arrangement and placement of the visuals consistent. For the quickest and easiest way to make a pattern, try the awesome AI pattern generator found on our platform.

The free AI pattern generator app on our platform can help you make the best seamless patterns for your business or hobby. With a text prompt, it can craft a repeating pattern in just a few seconds. You can use these pattern designs in your personal and professional projects.
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