Tag: patterns on products

Sing for Your Supper – A Modern Farmhouse Print

Sing for Your Supper – A Modern Farmhouse Print

I recently read the book The Accidental Creative: How to Be Brilliant at a Moment’s Notice by Todd Henry. I scribbled a bunch of take-aways from the book, but ONE line in particular grabbed my scattered attention: Successful, consistently brilliant people do the little (too […]

New Pattern Collection: Boho Baby // Middle Eastern Metallic

New Pattern Collection: Boho Baby // Middle Eastern Metallic

Inspired by your hipster Nana’s cozy boho rugs and chic throw pillows, wrap up baby or shiny up your space with this gunmetal and copper geometric collection. My Design Process: Istanbul Inspiration I’ve always been a traveler, watching miles of desert fly by the car […]

Society6 and RedBubble Shops Now Open (!) + New FREE Printables

Society6 and RedBubble Shops Now Open (!) + New FREE Printables

I love free stuff, don’t you? Even better – free stuff I will actually use. YES. Today, I’ve got a special treat for you – and a FREE treat at that. But, before I tell you all about the freebie, I want to share some […]

Introducing the Happy City Mini Collection – Welcome Home!

Introducing the Happy City Mini Collection – Welcome Home!

Today, I’m popping in to give you a fun update on one of my favorite patterns. In my last post, I shared the exciting news that my Starry Night in the City pattern placed in the Spoonflower Challenge top 25. (I’m still so thankful to […]

Starry Night in the City: New Spoonflower Pattern, Now Available!

Starry Night in the City: New Spoonflower Pattern, Now Available!

Expect the unexpected. After more than three decades of crazy twists and turns in life, I should know this. I should have it down. The unexpected should be the norm. Really. And yet, I am still surprised when amazing things happen out of the blue. […]

New Mini Ikat Pattern Collection: Tangier Teal

New Mini Ikat Pattern Collection: Tangier Teal

Just before the Thanksgiving holiday break (which, by the way, how was your turkey day?), I booked our tickets for next summer’s big adventure! I know, I know, it hasn’t even hit Christmas yet, and I’m already talking about next summer. Hold onto your Santa […]

Wild West Pattern Collection: Cody Arizona

Wild West Pattern Collection: Cody Arizona

Pizza Box Art – did you know that’s a thing? I didn’t! Well, not until I volunteered to make some, that is. A local nonprofit hosted a pizza extravaganza and asked artists to donate pizza box art for the purpose of raising funds through sales. […]

I Made That!  Photographing Your Own Flat Lay Product Mockups

I Made That! Photographing Your Own Flat Lay Product Mockups

I nearly named this blog Jack of all Trades and Master of None, but it was already taken. I dabble in so many different creative pursuits – woodworking, watercolor, whipped buttercream frosting – but I never feel like I’ve mastered anything. I don’t think I […]

Product Mockups: Making Patterns Come Alive

Product Mockups: Making Patterns Come Alive

Surface Pattern Designers spend hours sketching, scanning, digitizing, assembling, recoloring, varying, and arranging motifs into patterns. These patterns often lend themselves to other patterns and become collections. These collections are (hopefully) sold to companies who use them on real products that real people like you […]

New Pattern Collection: Emma Woodhouse

New Pattern Collection: Emma Woodhouse

Arizona’s late summer mugginess presses on. The monsoon rains have come and gone, and we’re left with hot + dry to reign until fall knocks those two off the throne. Oh autumn, please come soon! In these sweltering few weeks since my boys started school, […]