DRAWSVG user's manual

4.11. Pattern definition

This function is available from the selection menu.

See creating, using patterns showcases for interactive demonstrations.

Item Description

This function allows you to set a pattern with selected items.

The pattern is defined with the selection :

  • The elements of the pattern are defined by a copy of the selection.

  • The viewbox is set with the bounding box of the selection

  • The units of the tile is set as userSpaceOnUse and it's size equals to viewbox size

The new pattern is edited with the pattern dialog panel.


The function is disabled if the selection is empty.