Watch the Travis Picking Patterns online guitar lesson by Jason Loughlin from Focus On: Travis Picking
We're gonna learn a simple two measure travis picking pattern that can be applied to some common chord shapes. I'll be honest, you can get a ton of mileage out of just knowing this. It will sound great for rockabilly and country music. Especially, when you throw some snapback echo on it. Try the pattern over out I, IV, V progression using our common chord shapes.