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pattern behind text

What you'll need:
this scanline pattern


You'll be making something like:


Another example:


The Steps

1. Finish your text.


2. Click on the brush tool. Select the basic circle brush.


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3. Create a new layer. Drag it under your text layer. Use the circle brush at a small size like 18 or some shit. Make sure your color is set to black.

Now color in the areas you want the pattern in.

Here's mine finished


4. Hold in CTRL (control) and click on the thumbnail of the black layer.


The areas with the black should be selected now:


5. Click "Layer >> New Fill Layer >> Pattern >> OK >> choose a pattern!"


Finished Product:


Another example: