Chaos + Order = Chaordic

Here ill show you (using Illustrator) how to recursively apply patterns to themselves  to produce strange and wonderful fractal patterns with many possible creative applications. 

Printing from vector graphics is great as you can produce huge banners where details look very vivid; Images produced with this technique could be great for creating micro details, glitches and fidgets that would make larger graphics more interesting when viewed close up...  Such as graphic bus wraps.

For the sake of demonstration, i am using a preset cliche 'banner' from the brush patterns library in Illustrator but it should be mentioned in the brush menu there is an option for a 'new brush' which if you select 'pattern brush' from the sub-folder, can turn any group of vectors you've created or sampled into a brush for which you can use this technique.

Thank You TechShop Detroit for helping me with this design :) www.techshop.ws

Step 1: Start With Some Vectors

Draw some Vectors you would like the  patterns to grow on.
wow, love it

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