If you are creating a design that includes different types of flowers in Illustrator. For this, you will have to draw each type of simple flower shape individually and it will take you a lot of time to do so.
Don’t worry. We will tell you the easiest and quick method to draw different types of flowers within seconds. In Adobe Illustrator, you can create multiple designs of flowers using different shapes.
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In this tutorial, you are going to learn to make a Flower in Illustrator. We will tell you 2 different ways to help you create different types of flowers easily and quickly. You can use multiple shapes to make flowers.
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Make Flower in Illustrator (Easy & Quick)
In Adobe Illustrator, two methods can be followed to create beautiful flowers. We will tell you both methods step-by-step and with different shapes as well.
Step 1: From the left toolbar, select Rectangle Tool.
Step 2: Press & hold the Shift key from the keyboard and draw a Square on the artboard.
Create Flower Petals in Illustrator
Step 3: Go to Effect > Distort & Transform > Pucker & Bloat.
Pucker & Bloat panel will appear.
Step 4: Move the slider to Bloat until it the value reaches 75% or you can add the value manually in the box.
Note: Make sure to check the Preview, to see the changes.
Step 5: After you are done, click OK.
This is what the flower looks like using the square and the bloated value to 75%.
Now let’s color the flower. It depends on you whether you want to fill the flower with one color or any gradient. Here we want to fill one color to the flower.
Step 6: Select the flower using the Selection Tool.
Step 7: Go to Properties > Appearance > Fill.
Step 8: Select your required color. Here we are selecting an orange shade you can see in the image below.
Step 9: Also select a stroke color to make it look more creative.
Set the Stroke to 3pt.
If we add the Bloat value of 115%, this is how the flower appears.
We can also use other shapes to make the flowers, as you can see in the image below.
You have learned to make a flower in Illustrator.
In this tutorial, you have learned to make flowers in Illustrator. You can use different shapes to make different flowers using the Pucker & Bloat. All you need to set is the value of Bloat to achieve the perfect shape.
You can also watch our detailed video tutorial, to learn to make a flower in Adobe Illustrator.
Do You Have More Questions?
If you have any questions related to making flowers in Adobe Illustrator, you can ask in the comment section below.
5 Petal Flower Illustrator
To make 5 Petal Flowers in Illustrator, select the Polygon Tool that is available under the Rectangle Tool.
Go to Effect > Distort & Transform > Pucker & Bloat.
Set the Bloat value to 57%. A 5 petal flower will appear.
All Done! Enjoy.