Guilloché…Whats Did You Say About My Mama!?!

Posted: February 3, 2009 in culture, graphic design, visual design
Tags: , , ,

It interesting how there is a name for everything. I was looking at currency design after posting the Amero article (SEE THIS LINK) and came across Guilloche Patterns…they are the little squiggly lines that are around the edges of or declining in value dollar…apparent there are programs to create them…not only are the patterns used for US doller but also the Euro and other foreign currency…..
(In Adobe Illustrator Try Holding down Tilde ( ~)…its close but not exact)

Guilloche Patterns

Guilloche Patterns

TAKE A GANDER

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s